Texas Utility In 'Storm Mode'; Could Pre-Position Crews Due To Excessive HeatStorm Mode is an internal designation Oncor uses when there’s the expectation of severe thunder or snow/ice storms that they also use for excessive heat.
Electricity Demands Continue To Break Records In TexasThe Electric Reliability Council of Texas set a new all-time systemwide peak demand record Wednesday afternoon, reaching 71,438 MW between 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Kids In Hot Cars, A Warning Worth RepeatingWhen the summer heat reaches hazard territory, warnings about kids and hot cars can be expected. And yet it is a warning worth repeating: because dozens of kids each year still die.
Granbury's City Beach Park Reopens After Drownings Raised ConcernsCity Beach Park in Granbury has reopened after it was closed Thursday due to safety concerns following two drownings this summer.
Justin Timberlake Drops New Surprise Song For The SummerGet ready to add this song to your 2018 playlist. Justin Timberlake has dropped a groovy new tune titled "SoulMate" and, according to the song's first lyric, "summer starts now."
Child Safety Group Issuing Annual List Of Unsafe Summer ToysA Boston-based consumer watchdog group is set to issue its annual summer safety report flagging toys it says pose a danger to children.
Texas Weather Presents Challenge For Globe Life Park Grounds CrewWith the recent lack of rainfall, many people across North Texas have probably had a hard time keeping their lawns green. But imagine trying to keep an entire MLB field green.
Former President George H.W. Bush Visits Veterans In MaineFormer President George H.W. Bush met with veterans this Memorial Day weekend in the Maine community where he spends the summers.
Summer Housing Market Heating Up In North TexasHot and getting hotter. Yes, those words could describe the weather in North Texas -- but, they also apply to the housing market heading into summer.
Families Of Drowning Victims Share Advice Ahead Of Holiday WeekendTwenty-eight children have already died in drownings in Texas this year. The next three months, Memorial Day through Labor Day, are often when hospitals see the most victims.
North Texas Families Enjoy Memorial Day Weekend At The LakeFamilies across North Texas are celebrating the start of summer. For some, a weekend on the water is a Memorial Day tradition.
Kid-Friendly Day Trips From The DFW AreaTexas is home to more than 100 state parks and many of them are just a hour's drive away from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Summer Learning Can Be Fun With The Proper PlanningDaily learning can be incorporated into the vacation without sacrificing summer fun.
Parenting Tips To Help Your Student Avoid The Summer SlideDuring summer break, studies show that kids lose more than 25 percent of what they have learned during the school year. Experts said that the summer should include time for studies.
Bees Can Make Your Garden Thrive, But They Need Your HelpThere are native bees in North Texas, and they need your support. Every backyard can help by taking just a few small steps to increase the population of one of the biggest heroes of the insect world.