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Dallas Fed's Fisher, Philadelphia Fed leaders to retire in 2015

WASHINGTON — The outspoken president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia will step down in March, shortly before the central bank is expected to raise interest rates for the first time since the recession, the regional bank said Monday.

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RadioShack sees stock jump on investment report

Fort Worth-based RadioShack saw its stock increase as much as 45 percent on Friday as investor Standard General LP said it was continuing talks on new financing for the electronics retailer.

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Fort Worth couple gets in 'Shark Tank,' comes out with deal

A Fort Worth couple who started a business when they couldn’t sleep, were the first entrepreneurs to get a deal on ABC’s Shark Tank in the season premiere on Sept. 26.

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Internal audit says EPA mismanaged Fort Worth project

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — An internal audit by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reveals the agency mismanaged an experiment using new ways to demolish asbestos-ridden buildings.

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Weatherford's Wild Mushroom to open in Fort Worth's Ridglea Village

Weatherford restaurant staple The Wild Mushroom Steak House & Lounge will be coming to Fort Worth in November, moving into the former site of Ray’s Steakhouse at to 3206 Winthrop Ave. in the Ridglea Village Shopping Center.

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Gill Children's Services hires new executive director

The board of directors of nonprofit organization Gill Children’s Services has hired Peyton Salavarria as its new executive director.
She replaces Amanda Stallings, who now serves as the executive director of the JPS Foundation in Fort Worth.


Salavarria, a Metroplex native, brings experience in the nonprofit sector, creating marketing campaigns, branding strategies and community awareness. She joins Gill Children’s Services from Communities In Schools of Greater Tarrant County, where she was the director of events and marketing. Salavarria has a marketing degree with an emphasis on nonprofit organizational studies from the University of Oklahoma.
Founded in 1979 by Martine H. Ginsburg and Virginia H. Richards, Gill Children’s Services serves as a funding source of last resort, helping Tarrant County children whose medical, dental, social, psychological and educational needs have not been met by other community resources.

Betty Dillard
bdillard@bizpress.net
 

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