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Denton, Texas is located in Denton County. Zip codes in Denton, TX include 76210, 76203, and 76204. The median home price in Denton is $209,900 which is roughly $84/per square foot. More Denton information.

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15 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

Tree canopy concerns envelop council

Denton's citizens forester class plants trees along the sidewalks bordering South Lakes Park last November. The City Council will soon be allocating more money for the planting of trees in Denton parks and public spaces.

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16 hrs ago | Seattle Times

Natural gas alone isn’t magic weapon against climate change

This well, fracked last fall by EagleRidge Energy, lies next door to the University of North Texas football field in the city of Denton, Texas. More than 250 gas wells have been drilled within the city limits.

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Yesterday | Texomaland

Preston Trail Chapter DAR Promotes Constitution Week Awareness

Our organization plans the annual Texoma Earth Day Festival. Our purpose is to educate our local community on ways we can easily reduce our impact on the environment.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Mothering

20 Reasons You Should Hire a Doula

When I first started teaching natural birth classes , years ago, I rarely mentioned doulas in my class. I personally had never had a doula at any of my births and so, while I was fine with them, I thought that a trained partner was good enough as a companion for mom.

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NBC Dallas

Prosper Gearing Up for Widening of U.S. 380

TxDOT contractors are preparing to add more lanes of traffic to the increasingly used U.S. Highway 380 through Prosper. TxDOT contractors are preparing to add more lanes of traffic to the increasingly used U.S. Highway 380 through Prosper.

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PRLog US Entertainment

Author's Teenage Son Creates Superpowered Video

PRLog - Sep. 15, 2014 - DENTON, Texas -- When debut author, Russ Linton, needed a book trailer for his latest release, Crimson Son, he went in-house. Upstairs, actually.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Les Cockrell: Mighty words to be read aloud for Constitution Day

The Benjamin Lyon Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will sponsor a public reading of the U.S. Constitution at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Courthouse on the Square in Denton. The public reading in the Commissioners Courtroom is an annual event that commemorates Constitution Day.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Peso for your thoughts

Rodney Parker is of two minds when it comes to the 10th anniversary of his band, Rodney Parker & 50 Peso Reward. "God.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Ties to the past

Cross ties have been unearthed as crews work on repairs to utilities under the 400 block of East Hickory Street, shown Thursday in Denton. Crews unearthing a century's worth of dirt and pavement on East Hickory Street have found cross ties from the city's first passenger rail systems, including the short-lived street cars that ran from the Square.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Parkland proposition a challenge

A house and property at 1305 Riney Road is shown Friday in Denton. The property is part of a possible land deal between the city and the SSR Group that involves swapping parts of North Lakes Park.

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NBC Dallas

Suspect Accused in Alleged Denton Assault Spree

Denton police say a man assaulted a 9-year-old, sexually assaulted a woman and went into someone's house in the span of about three hours early Friday. Denton police say a man assaulted a young girl, sexually assaulted a woman and then broke into a third person's house all in the span of about three hours early Friday.

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WFAA-TV Dallas

First West Nile and Chikungunya cases reported in Denton CountyFirst...

The Denton County Health Department reported the season's first human cases of West Nile Virus and the first case of Chikungunya virus. First West Nile and Chikungunya cases reported in Denton County The Denton County Health Department reported the season's first human cases of West Nile Virus and the first case of Chikungunya virus.

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Texas Highways

LSA Burger Tunes In

While Austin has dubbed itself the "live music capital of the world," Denton-home to the University of North Texas' renowned College of Music-quietly plays on as a world-class incubator of musical talent. With a rootsy vibe that locals describe as "Austin circa 1978," Denton has nurtured the careers of notable artists like Meat Loaf, Roy Orbison, Norah Jones, and recent Grammy winner Snarky Puppy.

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USA Today

Country legend Lynn Anderson charged with DUI

Country legend Lynn Anderson charged with DUI Country legend Lynn Anderson was arrested overnight in Nashville and charged with DUI. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1rZszyo Police arrested Anderson after she was involved in a crash around 9 p.m. Thursday on West End Avenue.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Police warn of jury duty scam

Sgt. Danny Fletcher said officers received a handful of reports Thursday about someone alleging he is Investigator Mike Harris, badge No. 1080, and is calling because a warrant has been issued for their arrest after they missed jury duty.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

TWU reports steady figures

Texas Woman's University on Thursday reported its fall enrollment at 15,075 students at its campuses in Denton, Dallas and Houston. Enrollment numbers showed 12,372 students at the main campus in Denton compared with 12,422 last year - a decrease of 50 students.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

All things equine

The cowboy looks as if he traveled through time, sitting astride his white stallion, wielding a six-shooter and hitting target after target with a precision not seen since the wild days of the Old West, when infamous outlaws haunted the stagecoach trails. He wears a black cowboy hat and shirt, his chaps are worn and he holds his reins in one hand, his six-shooter in the other as he guides his horse around inflatable targets.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Men behind the hoop skirts

Denton Community Theatre presents "Moonlight and Magnolias," a comedy based on the real-life rewrite of the classic film "Gone With the Wind." From left, Bill Kirkley portrays screenwriter Ben Hecht, Bryan Patrick plays executive producer David O. Selznick and Sterling Gafford plays film director Victor Fleming.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Class learns about 9/11

On Wednesday, Ellis kicked off a three-day lesson at McMath Middle School in Denton when she attempted to teach students about the events of Sept. 11. "When you think of the phrase 9/11, the date, Sept.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

County GOP opens Denton headquarters

With the American flag to her back outside the window of her new office, Dianne Edmondson predicted a Republican sweep in the upcoming general election. The chairwoman of the Denton County Republican Party was one of the party members who passed through the new Denton headquarters Wednesday evening for the grand opening.

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