Join The Discussion

 

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.

read more >

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.

read more >

Top area CFOs honored

The Fort Worth Business Press honored 13 area chief financial officers today with a luncheon at the Fort Worth Club.

read more >

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.

read more >

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.

read more >

 

Calendar to July 29

Submit calendar items to: 

managingeditor@bizpress.net

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.

< back

Email   email
hide
Catch
How 'bout them Cowboys?