Irving Chamber holds ribbon cutting for Preferred Business Solutions

The Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce officially welcomed Preferred Business Solutions to Irving.   Presented by ICTN

Blucora moving headquarters to Texas, selling Monoprice for $40 million

  Bellevue-based Blucora is moving its headquarters to Irving, Texas, and announced it will sell its Monoprice business for $40 million, the latest moves in its shift to a financial-services technology company. The Bellevue office, which has about 35 workers, is closing in June. The “vast majority” of the employees are not moving to Texas,… Keep Reading »

Judge blocks Federal Overtime Rule

A federal judge ruled to block the implementation of the Department of Labor’s Overtime Rule, on Wednesday.  This rule would have doubled the salary threshold under which workers receive overtime pay to $47,476.  It was expected to take effect Thursday, December 1, and increase costs significantly to businesses, not-for-profits and associations.  The Irving-Las Colinas Chamber… Keep Reading »

City seeks volunteer to fill ICVB Board vacancy

  The City of Irving recently opened applications for its Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Board as the result of a vacancy. Interested applicants must be a registered voter and have been an Irving resident for at least one year. Applications will be accepted through Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, and interviews will be conducted Tuesday, Dec…. Keep Reading »

North Campion Trail construction update

  Projects along the northern section of Campion Trail are progressing, and joggers, cyclists and nature lovers will continue to see work completed in areas affected by floods. The work to repair infrastructure damage along sections of Campion Trail caused by floodwater releases into the Trinity River continues, and some sections of northern Campion Trail… Keep Reading »

Irving Police, Fire Stations accepting Blue Christmas donations after Thanksgiving

  The Police and Fire Blue Christmas Organization is preparing for the season of giving. The 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization hosts a series of annual events in December to help raise funds and provide food and Christmas presents to Irving families and children in financial need. The organization, which has grown since its inception in 1979,… Keep Reading »

MacArthur runner named One Irving Scholar Athlete of the Month

MacArthur High School cross country runner Emilie Jimenez has been named the One Irving Scholar Athlete of the Month for November. The award is presented to a student who has shown extraordinary dedication and achievement in sports and in the classroom. Emilie is a member of the MacArthur High School cross country and track teams. She… Keep Reading »

Nimitz showcases fine arts/athletics renovations

Each of the district’s comprehensive high schools received enhancements to their fine arts and athletics facilities. Nimitz High School hosted a ribbon cutting and grand opening ceremony to showcase their renovations. Following a ceremony in the new Black Box Theater, one of the enhancements through this project, guided tours of the newly-renovated spaces were given…. Keep Reading »

Cushman & Wakefield acquires Irving-based firm to boost data centers, telecom capabilities

Global real estate brokerage Cushman & Wakefield has acquired Irving-based EnSite Solutions to help bolster its data center, telecom and health care capabilities. The North Texas firm is a leading provider for maintenance and repair work for heating and air conditioning units, fire protection equipment and cost-effective maintenance of critical facilities, which include data centers,… Keep Reading »

360 Towing Solutions opens another location in Irving

360 Towing Solutions has been offering professional towing and roadside assistance services in Irving Texas area. The company has been applauded for offering the rare blend of quality services and right rates. This is why they have decided to open their store at another location in Irving area. This is mainly done to ensure that… Keep Reading »