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Fort Worth's new thoroughfare plan aims for more variety in street design

Fort Worth is launching a review of its master thoroughfare plan aimed at accommodating continued suburban growth and central city redevelopment with a greater variety of streets and more efficient traffic flow.

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Holt Hickman, businessman who helped preserve Stockyards, dies at 82

Longtime Fort Worth businessman, philanthropist and preservationist Holt Hickman died Nov. 15, 2014, at the age of 82.

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UPDATE: Could American Airlines move its headquarters?

A key linchpin in the Fort Worth economy, American Airlines Group Inc., is considering sites for a new headquarters, possibly outside the city, the airline’s CEO said this morning.

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Crestwood area hoping to block planned office building

Residents of West Fort Worth’s Crestwood Association are trying to block the rezoning of a small apartment complex at White Settlement Road and North Bailey Avenue to make way for a planned office building, saying it would represent the start of commercial encroachment into their neighborhood.

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Tiger Woods takes a swing at Fort Worth's Dan Jenkins - in print anyway

Rarely does Golf Digest make the news. Leave it to Dan Jenkins to change that.

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Arlington unveils new logo as 'The American Dream City'

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The city of Arlington and the Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) announced a new official brand for the city on June 25: “Arlington: The American Dream City.”
The City and CVB worked closely together to develop the brand, interviewing hundreds of people from across Arlington to understand their perception of our past, present and future, according to a news release.


“Arlington is multi-dimensional with a lot to offer families, businesses, consumers and visitors,” said Jay Warren, Arlington marketing communications manager. “When building this brand, it was important that we approach it by looking at the entire community. We wanted to make sure it represents all of Arlington.”
While Arlington is home to some of the largest employers and highest-profile sports teams in North Texas, it wasn’t until the construction of the Dallas Cowboys home, AT&T Stadium, and its use for the Super Bowl, NBA All-Star Game, NCAA Final Four and other big events that Arlington has gained an international presence.
“With this added attention, City Council recognized a greater need for Arlington to tell its own story. To talk about our history, our vision, our future and what makes Arlington unique,” said Arlington Mayor Robert Cluck.
 

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