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Garland, Texas is located in Dallas County. Zip codes in Garland, TX include 75045, 75044, and 75049. The median home price in Garland is $129,900 which is roughly $70/per square foot. More Garland information.

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19 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

Dallas sex assault reports up after definition is broadened

Chief David Brown has called sexual assaults the most underreported crime, and the department has long pushed to get victims to come forward.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Dallas company says it can predict STAAR test results

No matter how much they know when they sit down to take the STAAR test, many Texas students don't know how they will perform.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Breast cancer survivor finds a beautiful way to pay it forward

When you survive a trying time, it is natural to want to help those still going through it.

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CBS Local

North Texans Debate Pros & Cons Of Legalizing Marijuana

A pro-marijuana legalization group named Progress Texas has put up a billboard in support of its cause.

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Dallas Observer

La Me's Banh Mi Is Three Dollars' Worth of Suburban Strip-Mall Bliss

There are scores of Vietnamese restaurants dotted throughout Richardson and Garland just outside of the loop, and nearly all of them are poised to sell you the cheapest lunch you'll ever buy, in the form of banh mi.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Texas sees surge in wind-energy projects

Wind turbines stand at the Papalote Creek wind farm tower above Taft in San Patricio County, in this Caller-Times file photo.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Business Wire

Fitch Affirms Garland, TX's Water & Sewer Revs at 'AA+'; Outlook Remains Negative

UNCERTAINTY IN FINANCIAL POSITION: The Negative Outlook incorporates the likelihood of diminishing financial flexibility, reduced debt service coverage , and weak results in other key financial metrics based on current declining trends.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Garland parents scramble after church drops preschool program

The Arapaho Road Baptist Church says it is suspending its preschool and kindergarten programs for the 2014-2015 school year.

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CBS Local

Scammers Posing As Garland Officials Threatening Jail Time

Most people will do just about anything to avoid going to jail. That's why one scam in Garland can be especially effective.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

CBS Local

Defendants Sentenced In Stolen Identity Refund Fraud Scheme

Two defendants, who were convicted on felony offenses related to their roles in a scheme to use stolen identity information to fraudulently obtain millions of dollars in tax refunds, were sentenced this Monday in federal court in Dallas.

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Examiner.com

Killing for space, young German shepherd must be tagged for rescue today

A young German shepherd, just twelve months of age, was recently surrendered by his family to the animal control in Garland, Texas.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Texas sees surge in wind energy projects

Roads are being laid under the shadows of seabirds. And the $4 million wind turbines are on order.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Dallas Observer

Dozens of DISD's Bilingual Teachers Are Facing Deportation, and the System Won't Budge

DA Craig Watkins is not facing deportation, but he is in a classroom much like DISD's H1-B holders teach in.

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WFAA-TV Dallas

'Bulls Cap Bandits' wanted for at least 15 robberies in North Texas

Officials are looking for a group of men they believe robbed 15 businesses in North Texas over a three-month period.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Alexandria Gazette-Packet

Reverend C. L. Bryant to Speak at Republican Women of Clifton April Meeting

Reverend C. L. Bryant, former president of the Garland, Texas chapter of the NAACP and noted speaker will speak at the April 16 meeting of the Republican Women of Clifton .

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

NBC Dallas

Fmr. Garland ISD Leader Accused of Illegally Recruiting Teachers

A former Garland Independent School District administrator stands accused of illegally recruiting foreign teachers and never helping them secure visas to keep them in the United States.

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Norwalk Citizen News

Acclaimed writer draws from deep North Texas roots

When Dan Jenkins was growing up on Fort Worth's South Side, an aunt gave him an old typewriter.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

Texomaland

10 Real Estate predictions for 2014

These 10 predictions are national in scope and do not necessarily mirror what I believe will transpire locally.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

CBS Local

Alzheimer Workshop Helps To Educate Those Struggling With Affected Loved Ones

Last year the search for a missing Garland man with dementia gained widespread attention.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Family Badge

Dallas - Two Men Ordered to Prison for Health Care Fraud

Each defendant was convicted at trial on one count of conspiracy to commit health care fraud and 13 substantive counts of health care fraud.

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