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2011-08-17 00:00:31

Event marked by a celebration featuring food, fun and prizes Fort Worth, TX (PRWEB) August 16, 2011 First Choice ER, the largest operator of freestanding emergency rooms in the state of Texas, has announced extended hours at its North Fort Worth emergency room. Beginning August 19th, the facility will be open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. To mark the event, First Choice ER will hold a celebration at the nearby Chick-fil-A restaurant at Alliance Town Center. The event, which runs from...

2011-08-16 09:31:00

LEWISVILLE, Texas, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Metroplex Technology Business Council (MTBC), the largest technology trade organization in Texas, has named Parago a finalist in the Technology Adopter category as part of the 11th Annual Tech Titans and Titan Fast Tech Awards. Tech Titans are recognized as outstanding technology companies and individuals in the North Texas area who have made significant contributions to their industries during the past year. Parago was selected in...

2011-08-16 09:00:00

DALLAS, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas Instruments Foundation has given a $413,000 grant to the National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity Education Foundation (NAPE-EF) to manage and expand the impact of the highly successful High-Tech High Heels (HTHH) program. Based in Dallas, HTHH has been effectively preparing girls to pursue degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) since 2003 by working with both educators and students, primarily in two North...

2011-08-05 11:02:00

DALLAS, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Metroplex Technology Business Council (MTBC), the largest technology trade organization in Texas, has named Pardeep Kohli, President and CEO of Mavenir Systems, as a finalist in the Corporate CEO category as part of the 11th Annual Tech Titans and Titan Fast Tech Awards. Mavenir Systems also is a finalist for the Titan Fast Tech Award. Tech Titans are recognized as outstanding technology companies and individuals in the North Texas area who have...

2011-08-04 12:00:00

Smartphone users access concessions deals and special offers based on precise terminal locations DFW AIRPORT, Texas, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DFW International Airport today launched a groundbreaking new program integrating the popular "Foursquare" and "Facebook Places" location-based mobile applications with the Airport's concessions offerings. Customers who check in via social networking at any of DFW's five passenger terminals will have access to special concessions deals...

2011-08-02 10:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas fans can purchase live event tickets from their local Walmart store. Using point of sale touch screens located in the electronics departments of 145 participating Walmart stores, fans throughout the area can browse available tickets for family shows, concerts and sporting events. Once the desired event is selected by the fan, a Walmart employee helps complete the transaction and immediately prints the tickets. "By integrating ticketing...

2011-07-27 09:10:00

DALLAS and FORT WORTH, Texas, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The NBCUniversal Foundation today awarded $100,000 in grants to five non-profit organizations in the Dallas/Fort Worth area as part of the company's ongoing commitment to improving public secondary education in local communities. The recipients include: Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas - $20,000Camp Fire USA - $20,000Hispanic College Fund - $20,000Score a Goal in the Classroom - $20,000YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas - $20,000...

2011-07-18 11:28:00

Air service development mission trip highlights new QANTAS service, business and tourism between Australia and Texas BRISBANE, Australia, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DFW International Airport CEO Jeff Fegan and a delegation of high level Dallas/Fort Worth area civic and business leaders are in Australia on a weeklong mission to promote the Airport and the DFW region to Australian audiences. The Premier of Queensland, Anna Maria Bligh, greeted the delegation this morning at...

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2011-07-13 09:05:00

New York, Los Angeles and Chicago are still America's largest metropolitan areas, but none of the nation's 366 metropolitan areas added more people during the past decade than Houston. Based on a new extensive analysis of the 2000 and 2010 censuses by Rice University's Kinder Institute for Urban Research, the Greater Houston metropolitan area grew by a whopping 1.2 million people and increased by more than 123,000 per year over the decade. "Houston's growth represents more people than the...


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