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26-story mixed-use tower planned at Taylor & Fifth in downtown Fort Worth

Jetta Operating Co., a 24-year-old privately held oil and gas company in Fort Worth, and a related entity plan a 26-story mixed-use tower downtown at Taylor and Fifth streets on a site once owned by the Star-Telegram.

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UPDATE: Six candidates file for two Water Board seats

Six candidates have filed for the two open seats on the Tarrant Regional Water Board, setting up a battle that could potentially shift the balance of power on the board and the priorities of one of the largest water districts in Texas.

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Fort Worth breaks ground on $8.6 million South Main renovation

Fort Worth Near Southsiders and city officials broke ground Monday on the 18-month rebuild of South Main Street between Vickery Boulevard and West Magnolia Avenue.

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Fort Worth Chamber names Small Business of the Year winners

A trampoline recreation business; an oilfield services company; a longtime aviation maintenance firm; a maker of electrical wiring harnesses. Those were the wide variety of businesses that received the 2015 Small Business of the Year Award from the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce.

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Body-camera maker has financial ties to former Fort Worth police chief, others

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Taser International, the stun-gun maker emerging as a leading supplier of body cameras for police, has cultivated financial ties to police chiefs whose departments have bought the recording devices, raising a host of conflict-of-interest questions.

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FW Business Press Breaking News

First restaurant tenant named for Waterside development

Zoes Kitchen will be the first restaurant tenant in Trademark Property's Whole Foods Market-anchored Waterside development in southwest Fort Worth,

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Exxon looks to U.S. shale fields to drive global growth

In a world of $55 a barrel oil, Exxon Mobil is relying on shale fields in Texas, Oklahoma and North Dakota to help fund the next wave of big overseas projects it needs to thrive in the future.

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Rick Perry's supporters launch super PAC

WASHINGTON (AP) — As former Texas Gov. Rick Perry readies a second presidential campaign, his supporters have created a super PAC devoted to his 2016 ambitions.

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MAKE on the move to Plano

MAKE Corp. has announced a Plano office nearly four times the size of the recruiting firm’s previous Dallas location.

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Senate panel approves Texas regents nominees; Fort Worth’s Burton lone dissenter on two

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Greg Abbott's first three appointees to the University of Texas System Board of Regents have passed their first round of approval.

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AAA says Texas retail gasoline prices up 8 cents this week

COPPELL, Texas (AP) — Retail gasoline prices across Texas have risen 8 cents this week to reach an average $2.25 per gallon.

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Flights canceled, some schools close amid Texas winter storm

DALLAS (AP) — Thousands of Texas students were staying home from school Thursday after a late-winter storm dumped up to 7 inches of snow, leading to the cancellation of hundreds of flights and the death of a person shot while apparently admiring the snowfall.

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The T bus system resumes service

Bus service on all routes will continue throughout Thursday, weather and safety conditions permitting, according to the Fort Worth Transportation Authority, or The T.

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Fort Worth planning 120-unit apartment development downtown

The project, which Fort Worth's Housing Finance Corp. would develop with the Fort Worth Housing Authority, would be on the site of a former airport shuttle.

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