Fort Worth, Texas

EQS-News: Hudson Cooks Up New Restaurant, Plum Market, At Dallas Fort Worth Int'l Airport

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:29pm

Travelers in search of healthy yet crave-able cuisine can find Plum Market in Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) Terminal B, integrated directly into an American Airlines gate hold-room.

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  • Travelers in search of healthy yet crave-able cuisine can find Plum Market in Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) Terminal B, integrated directly into an American Airlines gate hold-room.
  • Plum Market has bold offerings to satisfy every foodie's palate, whether for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or simply an afternoon 'pick me up.'
  • 'Plum Market is proud to open its doors in the Dallas Fort Worth Airport,' said Matt Jonna, CEO and Co-Founder of Plum Market.
  • In keeping with its commitment to celebrating the local culture of the locations it serves, Hudson has developed a one-of-a-kind Plum Market for the Dallas community.

Alcon Celebrates World Sight Day 2021 in Communities Worldwide with Programs for Improved Access to Eye Care

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Alcon is committed to educating people around the world about the importance of regular eye care as well as directly supporting access to eye care through the Alcon Foundation and Alcon Cares, in order to help people see brilliantly.

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  • Alcon is committed to educating people around the world about the importance of regular eye care as well as directly supporting access to eye care through the Alcon Foundation and Alcon Cares, in order to help people see brilliantly.
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    Beyond World Sight Day, Alcon helps people around the world see brilliantly through its corporate giving efforts, such as the Alcon Foundation and Alcon Cares programs.
  • Our more than 23,000 associates are enhancing the quality of life through innovative products, partnerships with eye care professionals and programs that advance access to quality eye care.
  • For more than 50 years, Alcon has partnered with non-profit organizations that help advance eye health, skills transfer, education and access to quality eye care around the world.

Branching Minds selected by Chicago Public Schools to improve equity through new streamlined MTSS management platform

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 3:20pm

"We are honored to be selected by the leaders of Chicago Public Schools as their partner in this game-changing work of implementing MTSS. As a former classroom teacher, I know how hard it can be to make sure that every student receives the academic, behavioral and social emotional support they need and deserve. We built Branching Minds to help teachers and administrators more easily support all of their learners more effectively through high-fidelity MTSS. We are grateful for this partnership and excited to get into the work!" --— Maya Gat, CEO and Co-Founder, Branching Minds

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  • In addition, the platform will be used by network and district-level administrators to find equity gaps and address them.
  • Through a blend of platform use, synchronous and asynchronous professional learning and ongoing support, the Branching Minds partnership will help ensure a high-fidelity MTSS implementation, which will in turn improve education equity.
  • "We are honored to be selected by the leaders of Chicago Public Schools as their partner in this game-changing work of implementing MTSS.
  • We built Branching Minds to help teachers and administrators more easily support all of their learners more effectively through high-fidelity MTSS.

HdL Companies Joins Forces with the North Texas Innovation Alliance to Support Public Sector Innovation

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 5:57pm

The HdL Texas team, operating since 2007, optimizes operational efficiency and maximizes revenue with sales and use tax reporting, auditing, hotel tax administration, economic development, and indirect cost recovery.

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  • The HdL Texas team, operating since 2007, optimizes operational efficiency and maximizes revenue with sales and use tax reporting, auditing, hotel tax administration, economic development, and indirect cost recovery.
  • Today, there is tremendous opportunity for the public and private sector to work together to improve infrastructure, operations and services to ensure the future prosperity of North Texas, but it requires a best-minds approach and a true spirit of partnership, commented Jennifer Sanders, Executive Director, North Texas Innovation Alliance.
  • The NTXIA will enhance economic vitality and highlight a culture of innovation that supports municipalities, agencies, companies and academic institutions across North Texas.
  • The North Texas Innovation Alliance (NTXIA) is a 501(c)3 consortium of key cross-sector stakeholders working to build and implement a smart region strategy for North Texas.

Green Brick Partners, Taylor Morrison, and Davidson Bogel Real Estate Win Dallas Business Journal’s Best Real Estate Deals Award

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 9:05pm

DALLAS, Sept. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dallas Business Journal held its 2020 Best Real Estate Deals Awards on September 23rd.

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  • DALLAS, Sept. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dallas Business Journal held its 2020 Best Real Estate Deals Awards on September 23rd.
  • The Best Land Transaction award went to Dallas-based Green Brick Partners, Inc. (Nasdaq: GRBK), Taylor Morrison (NYSE: TMHC), and Dallas-based Davidson Bogel Real Estate (DB2RE) for the residential community of Madero.
  • In addition to the winning transaction of Madero, Davidson Bogel Real Estate and Green Brick Partners were finalists in the Land Transaction category for Ellis Ranch, in Waxahachie, Texas.
  • Davidson Bogel Real Estate (DB2RE) is a boutique land investment advisory group and brokerage firm headquartered in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.

Bishop T.D. Jakes Honored for 45 Years in Ministry

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 8:44pm

Jakes will be honored for his 45 years of ministry at a special worship service on Sunday, Sept. 26, at The Potter's House beginning at 9 a.m. CT, set to feature special guests and tributes.

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  • Jakes will be honored for his 45 years of ministry at a special worship service on Sunday, Sept. 26, at The Potter's House beginning at 9 a.m. CT, set to feature special guests and tributes.
  • Jakes began his ministry in West Virginia at the age of 19.
  • Key international events created by Jakes include:
    What began as a Sunday school curriculum turned into a cornerstone of Jakes' ministry.
  • Jakes, twice featured on the cover ofTimemagazine as America's Best Preacher and as one of the nation's 25 Most Influential Evangelicals.

Cadence McShane Completes Eastern Hills High School for Fort Worth ISD

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 4:00pm

DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Cadence McShane Construction Company is pleased to announce the completion of additions and renovations to Eastern Hills High School.

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  • DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Cadence McShane Construction Company is pleased to announce the completion of additions and renovations to Eastern Hills High School.
  • The school, originally built in 1957, is one of 21 high schools in Fort Worth ISD.
  • "We're excited that the students and staff at Eastern Hills were able to start off their school year with a newly renovated building," remarked Will Hodges, President of Cadence McShane.
  • "We enjoyed working with Fort Worth ISD and are proud to do our part in supporting their students' education."

New Report Finds US School District Websites Need to Improve Their Content Quality

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

The industry benchmark revealed that the Top 5 Websites Overall belonged to Northside Independent School District, Austin Independent School District, Polk County Public Schools, Prince George's County Public Schools, and Fulton County Public Schools.

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  • The industry benchmark revealed that the Top 5 Websites Overall belonged to Northside Independent School District, Austin Independent School District, Polk County Public Schools, Prince George's County Public Schools, and Fulton County Public Schools.
  • For the Content Quality Assurance category, the websites were scanned using Monsido's Quality Assurance module that looks at the number of content quality issues, such as broken links, broken image links, and misspellings.
  • Overall the report found that despite the importance of website content, most School District websites scored on average in the "Poor" category.
  • The report also revealed the Top 5 Performers in the Content Quality Assurance category: Duval County Public Schools, Fort Bend Independent School District, Fort Worth Independent School District, Loudoun County Public Schools, and Ledd County Public Schools.

Through Development Agreement With Cascade Ventures, True Blue Car Wash Enters Texas Market

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 12:09am

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Through its exclusive partnership with local greenfield car wash development group Cascade Venture Partners, LLC ("Cascade"), True Blue Car Wash, LLC (the "Company" or "True Blue") is entering the Texas market.

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  • FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Through its exclusive partnership with local greenfield car wash development group Cascade Venture Partners, LLC ("Cascade"), True Blue Car Wash, LLC (the "Company" or "True Blue") is entering the Texas market.
  • True Blue intends to add up to 30 locations over the next several years in the Texas market, extending its commitment to convenient options for consumers to keep their vehicles sparkling clean.
  • A greenfield strategy allows the Company to capitalize on lessons learned in site selection, design, and branding to deliver the optimal car wash experience to its new customers.
  • "We have been monitoring the Texas market and preparing for greenfield growth over the last couple years,"said Stu Crum, CEO of True Blue.

Jackson Browne Announces Songwriter Leslie Mendelson Will Join Him For "Evening With" Tour Dates This September

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 4:03pm

, Sept. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Jackson Browne has announced that Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter Leslie Mendelson will join his "Evening With" tour this September.

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  • , Sept. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Jackson Browne has announced that Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter Leslie Mendelson will join his "Evening With" tour this September.
  • The tour is in support of Browne's new album Downhill From Everywhere (Inside Recordings), which includes a duet with Mendelson on the song "A Human Touch."
  • Leslie Mendelson's previous work, including 2009 Grammy-nominated debut album Swan Feathers and 2017 album, Love & Murder dealt with matters of the heart.
  • Following the "Evening With" Tour, Browne will resume his extensive US tour with James Taylor & his All Star Band in October.