Business owners are launching a fight against the city of University Park and are asking their customers to join them.
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Change In Parking Could Mean End For Some Small North Texas BusinessesBusiness owners are launching a fight against the city of University Park and are asking their customers to join them.
Deep Ellum Brewing Company Makes Good On Promise In Fort Worth With Free BeerDeep Ellum had planned this opening for years. What it didn’t plan on was a government shutdown, that added time to what became a six-month wait for a federal permit to brew.
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North Texas Wedding Venue Suddenly Shuts DownThe Southern Oaks Golf and Tennis Club in Burleson closed without warning.
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Christmas Market Opening In Fair ParkThe Chi Omega Christmas Market is great exposure for small businesses. It's opening in the Centennial Building In Fair Park.
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50-Yard Line Logos Appearing On North Texas Front LawnsBlaine Isbell and a couple business partners are spending September taking logos you usually only see on the gridiron, and laying them down on any piece of ground where a fan wants to see it.
Road Work Kills Colleyville BusinessOwners of The Londoner noticed people just weren't coming as often.
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North Texas Restauranteur Offering Free Break From The HeatMary Perez, the owner of Enchiladas Ole, has opened her doors to offer a cold drink, a snack and air conditioning for free to anyone who needs it.
Controversy Erupts Over Sample Lawn Mowing Company Business CardA North Texas lawn mowing company has come under fire, after an old business card resurfaced. "Your alternative to illegal lawn services" offended some.
Free Gift Cards For Residents Impacted By Highway ConstructionColleyville residents may want to take a second look at their mail before tossing ads in the trash this week.
Dallas Shop Owner Says Business Suffering Due To Bike Share CompaniesThe owner of Local Hub Bicycle Company was addressing a need by investing in and offering these rental bikes for urban travelers in Deep Ellum.
Neighborhood Store In Downtown Denton Doesn't Survive One Year“I think it’s really unfortunate,” says customer Andrew Ashton. “It’s really a great idea. I’d never heard about anything like this because you just heard about the big grocery stores kind of monopolizing everything.”
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Yelp Accused Of Hiding Positive Reviews For Non-AdvertiserBob Sinnott of Toasted Coffee + Kitchen in Lower Greenville said after months of non-stop phone calls from Yelp, he claims his favorable rating dropped after he finally told the company he would not pay for advertising.
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Dallas Area Small Businesses Say They Are Doing WellSmall business owners tell CBS11 the big box stores and online shopping isn't hurting them.
First Look Inside Texas Business Growing Marijuana LegallySo far, two businesses are licensed in Texas to grow marijuana for medical purposes.
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North Texas' Snow Shack Gets International AttentionWhen Blake Pyron was born doctors said there was a slim chance he'd be able to walk and talk, let alone become an entrepreneur.
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Massive Car Hail Damage Repair Operation UnderwayIf your own hail-damaged vehicle has got you down, this makeshift doctor's office for dents and the technicians at work want to give you hope.