All Covered Acquires Healthcare IT Services Practice of WaveTwo

All Covered, a division of Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. focused on delivering high‐performance IT Services, is pleased to announce that WaveTwo, a Healthcare IT and Managed IT consulting company based in Irving, Texas, has joined All Covered. With the addition of WaveTwo, All Covered significantly expands its healthcare market presence which is a key… Keep Reading »

Irving considers loosening its restrictions on alcohol

Irving officials are considering softening a divisive ordinance that many blame for keeping some restaurants out of the city. The City Council on Thursday directed its planning and zoning commission to look at loosening the ordinance that prevents restaurants from making more than 40 percent of revenue from alcohol sales. Council members discussed raising the cap… Keep Reading »

LCMC Facebook “Like” Drive to Benefit Irving Animal Services

Las Colinas Medical Center (LCMC) will donate a $1 for every “like” on their Facebook page to the Irving Animal Care Campus. Up to $5,000 will go towards helping local animals at the Irving Aminal Care Campus in need of medical services, food, warmth and care. Donations apply to new “likes” between September 1 –… Keep Reading »

Renovations, Grant Rework in Three Irving Schools

Some Irving students went back to school at renovated facilities. Major renovations transformed Crockett and Sam Houston middle schools, and a $500,000 grant transformed classrooms at the Barbara Cardwell Career Preparatory Center.

NTC Texas Launches Mobile Website

NTC Texas, an independent sales organization/merchant service provider, registered with Elavon/US Bank since 2004, offering  credit card processing solutions throughout the United States and Canada, has launched a mobile website optimized for all smart phones and designed using the latest standards for mobile browsers. A tool for business owners looking for credit card processing services, the site includes sections on… Keep Reading »

Breitling Oil and Gas CEO to Present at China Unconventional Gas Conference 2012

Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation, an independent exploration and production company based in Irving, Texas, will present at China Unconventional Gas Conference 2012 held between August 29 and August 30, 2012 at the Renaissance Chaoyang Hotel in Beijing, China. The presentation, entitled “Shale Gas Projects in the U.S. and Inspiration From North American Experience,” will be delivered by Breitling’s chief… Keep Reading »

Aegis plans to hire 1,000 at Irving headquarters

Aegis will bring aboard 230 licensed full-time sales representatives, along with 600 customer service reps and 250 non-licensed sales positions. Aegis is especially interested in applicants who speak both Spanish and English. Hiring will take place over the next six weeks in support of health care clients, the company’s news release said. Responsibilities of these positions will… Keep Reading »

West Nile Watch

The city of Irving continues its aggressive mosquito control action plan and officials have authorized vector control technicians to conduct nightly truck-mounted, ground-level spraying in all Irving ZIP codes until the region’s severe seasonal West Nile Virus outbreak has subsided. City officials have revisited the possibility of aerial spraying and have accordingly resubmitted a proposal to… Keep Reading »

Irving Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Announces Lourdes Campero-Texas Hispanic Woman 2012

The Irving Hispanic Chamber announced that Lourdes Campero, owner of Forever Tiles, was named 2012 Texas Hispanic Woman of the Year by the Texas Association of Mexican-American Chambers of Commerce. Mrs. Campero opened her business in 2009 and is growing at a significant and steady pace. She started with a showroom that showcased her flooring designs that were… Keep Reading »

Las Colinas Office Buildings sell for $23M; to become VHA Headquarters

A three-building office complex in Las Colinas has been sold and will be redeveloped as the national headquarters for VHA Inc., a major health care company. The Dallas Morning News reported that the 539,000 square-foot site was the former Associates Corp. complex located on 250 E. John Carpenter Freeway. A partnership of local investors Wolverine Interests and Fairway Equities bought the office center… Keep Reading »