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Fresh Ebola fears hit airline stocks

DALLAS (AP) — News that a nurse diagnosed with Ebola flew on a plane full of passengers raised fear among airline investors that the scare over the virus could cause travelers to avoid flying.

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Landscape architect behind several TCU landmarks acquired

The Dallas design firm behind several Texas Christian University projects, as well as Globe Life Park in Arlington and AT&T Stadium, has been acquired by Rvi Planning + Landscape Architecture.

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Social House Fort Worth plans to open mid-November

Social House has leased 5,045 square feet at 2801-2873 W Seventh St. in Fort Worth, according to Xceligent Inc.

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GE rises most in year with equipment order increases, including at Fort Worth locomotive unit

NEW YORK — General Electric Co. beat analysts' profit estimates in the third quarter as Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Immelt squeezed more costs from the manufacturing units.

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Group buys former Armour meatpacking site in Stockyards

The 16.8-acre site of the historic, former Armour meatpacking plant in Fort Worth’s Stockyards has changed hands, and its new owners aren’t saying anything about their plans. Chesapeake Land Development Co., which bought the site

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Thursday 7/17 RecruitMilitary will host a veteran job fair from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Irving Convention Center located at 500 Los Colinas Blvd. in Irving. Several attending companies including, Texas Instruments, American Airlines, Bell Helicopter, First Command Financial, Epic Health Services and Nine Energy Services, have committed to coming to hire veterans. For information contact Jill Krabacher at 513-677-7035 or jkrabacher@recruitmilitary.com.

Thursday 7/24 The Southlake Chamber of Commerce will host the Market Table Luncheon from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Marriott Solana located at 5 Village Circle in Westlake. The cost to attend is $25 for members, $30 nonmembers. For information go to www.southlakechamber.com or call 817-481-8200.

Symphony Arlington will host KidsNotes at 2 p.m. at the Arlington Public Library Southeast Branch located at 900 S.E. Green Oaks Blvd. KidsNotes is a one-hour program that begins with the reading of a book that introduces the families of instruments in an engaging and fun way. Students engage in games that explore musical concepts such as pitch, rhythm and timbre. Professional musicians introduce and play their instruments, choosing music suitable for a young audience. For information contact Alice Allen Ford at 972-252-4800 or go to www.symphonyarlington.org.

Wednesday 7/30 The Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will host a free How to Start Your Business course from 10-11:30 a.m. at the chamber located at 1327 N. Main St. For information or to register contact Jennifer Garcia at jennifergarcia@fwhcc.org or call 817-625-5411 or go to www.fwhcc.org.

Thursday 7/31 The Greater Fort Worth Real Estate Council will host a member breakfast from 7:30-9 a.m. at Colonial Country Club located at 3735 Country Club Circle in Fort Worth. Randle Harwood, planning and development director for the city of Fort Worth, will provide an urban villages update and discuss their economic development impact in Fort Worth and how funds are allocated for future development in these areas. For information contact Rachel Albright at 682-231-2036 or Rachel @recounciglfw.com. To register go to www. recouncilgfw.com/events.

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