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Nimitz High School student-athlete Chris Garduno named March One Irving High School Athlete of the Month

Presented by Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce The One Irving Athlete of the Month for March is Chris Garduno from Nimitz High School. Garduno, a member of the National Honor Society and is ranked top 10% in his senior class. The One Irving Athlete of the Month award recognizes student-athletes in Irving high schools… Keep Reading »

Thirsty Lion Gastropub to open at the Music Factory

 Presented by ARK Group ARK Group, the North Carolina based developer of the highly anticipated Music Factory Entertainment Center, has announced Thirsty Lion Gastropub as the 6th entertainment/food and beverage venue signed to open at the new Las Colinas lifestyle center in Irving, TX. “We’re excited to open our first Texas Thirsty Lion location and to bring… Keep Reading »

Irving Companies named America’s Best Employers

Presented by Forbes and Statista.com Several Irving companies made Forbes’ ranking of America’s Best Employers. In partnership with Statista.com, Forbes polled more than 20,000 employees across the country and asked them to rank, on a scale of zero to 10, how likely they would be to recommend their employer or any other employer in their… Keep Reading »

Revenue opportunities from the City of Irving

Presented by City of Irving The following revenue opportunities are available from the City of Irving:  118M-15 Clock Tower Repair 128D-15F Crack Sealing Compound and Asphalt Cold Patch 3B057-15AM, Sandy Loam Top Soil. For additional information on these opportunities, please visit http://cityofirving.org/bids.aspx, or call Purchasing at (972) 721-2631.

GE Capital leases 148K square feet in Las Colinas to consolidate operations

Presented by Dallas Business Journal / Lance Murray GE Capital has leased roughly a third of the six-building Riverside Commons office campus in Las Colinas. The deal reportedly is one of the largest office leases this year, according to the Dallas Morning News. The buildings formerly were the site of Canadian tech company BlackBerry Ltd.’s… Keep Reading »

Imagine Irving seeking more ideas at three small area workshops

Presented by City of Irving More than 120 residents joined forces at last month’s workshop to share their vision for the future. Now the city needs more resident help in developing a vision for three different areas of Irving. Join us at these small area workshops and take the opportunity to Imagine Irving’s future and… Keep Reading »

Construction on Midtown Express in Irving may start this month

Presented by neighborsgo The project formerly known as State Highway 183 Managed Lanes Project and now called Midtown Express — a design-build, finance, operate and maintain project that spans 28 miles, five cities and two counties — is due to begin construction this month. The interim project cost (design and construction) is estimated to be… Keep Reading »

Casting for potential trivia teams

Presented by Irving Heritage Society “Celebrating Irving – The City And The Man” preliminary rounds of the 8th annual Irving Trivia competition will be held in the West Irving Library auditorium at 4444 West Rochelle Road, on Saturday, April 18, beginning at 10am. Finals will be on Saturday, April 25, at the Valley Ranch Library,… Keep Reading »

Irving Heritage Society 11th Annual Fish Fry and Cake Auction – April 10

Presented by Irving Heritage Society Advance tickets are now available for the Irving Heritage Society 11th Annual Fish Fry to be held on Friday, April 10 at Heritage Park, 2nd and Main Street from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Past guests have put their “seal of approval” on this delicious meal and fun evening. Sample a serving… Keep Reading »

Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout – tickets are now available!

Presented by Kroger Kroger and the Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout have partnered to sell tickets to the upcoming Golf Shootout in Kroger stores. Beginning on March 22, 2015, Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout tickets will go on sale at Kroger via Catalina. Kroger will be the exclusive outlet for discount tickets. The… Keep Reading »