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  1. Competition for officers is fierce, and across North Texas, recruits are reaping the benefitsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Outgoing Garland Police Chief Mitch Bates says the current recruiting environment in North Texas makes for "the most challenging time ever." That's not for lack of city support, said Bates, who has spent 16 years as Garland's chief.

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  2. At least 11 die from Texas tornadoes, 13 in Midwest floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2015 | Laguna Niguel News

    ... agents. Nery Ceron walks through debris scattered around a neighborhood hit by a tornado the previous evening in Garland, Texas, Dec. 27, 2015. At least 11 people were killed in the Dallas area Saturday night when 11 tornadoes swept North Texas, ...

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  3. Plea deal in ex-fraternity president's rape case at Baylor leads to backlash, protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star-Telegram.com

    ... no jail time for him, sparking declarations of outrage and protests in the community. Jacob Walter Anderson, 23, of Garland, was accused of raping a 19-year-old student, referred to as Donna Doe, at a Phi Delta Theta party in 2016. He was arrested, ...

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  4. Texas family shocked after school demands they prove that they're really JewishRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Raw Story

    A mother in Garland, Texas, was shocked when she got a letter from her daughter's school demanding the family prove they are really Jewish, after she asked that her child be excused for Yom Kippur. CBS 11 News reports that Lauren Gordon received a stern letter from the school asking her to show proof of the family's Jewish identity.

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  5. Proposed plea deal for former Baylor frat president ignites backlashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... a $400 fine and counseling. The plea offer would not require sex offender registration for Anderson, 23, a Garland resident and former president of Baylor's Phi Delta Theta fraternity. The calls have been so distracting to Strother's staff that the ...

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  6. Great Hill acquires Dorian Business SystemsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 18 | PE Hub

    Great Hill Partners LLC has acquired Garland, Texas-based Dorian Business Systems Inc , a developer of web-based software for the music education sector. No financial terms were disclosed.

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  7. PPG Acquires Automotive Refinish Products Manufacturer SEM Products, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Coatings World

    ... coatings products at U.S.-based manufacturing facilities. Recent technology and equipment upgrades at locations in Garland, Texas and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania have si Elite custom car painter Darryl Hollenbeck chose PPG automotive refinish products ...

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  8. Former Baylor fraternity leader accused of rape pleads to lesser chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... 2016. The family said they were unaware of that plea offer until after Anderson turned it down. Anderson, 23, of Garland, former president of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity chapter at Baylor, was expelled after a university investigation. The woman ...

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  9. Three CheersRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 14 | Dallas Morning News

    1. Helping hands after Garland storm - Just before 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 8, a tiny, but ferocious, storm hit our South Garland neighborhood. Whether it was a tornado, microburst or just a typical Texas thunderstorm remains under debate. Whatever it ...

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  10. Woodland: Police start new Spanish-speaking outreach programRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | The Daily Democrat

    ... offered, catering to the city's Spanish-speaking community. Unidos is a program that was created years ago in Garland, Texas by Steve Dye, Woodland Police Chief Luis Soler said. Dye was a patrolman for the Garland Police Department when he created ...

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  11. Reflections on the Strong Towns North Texas Regional GatheringRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | StrongTowns

    ... make it, Chuck recorded his conversation with Mayor Curtistene McCowan of Desoto and former mayor Douglas Athas of Garland, so watch for that to be available on the Strong Towns podcast list. We will also be spotlighting some of the presentations ...

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  12. Have people have received texting-while-driving tickets in North Texas? Curious Texas investigatesRead the original story

    Friday Oct 12 | Dallas Morning News

    ... face a misdemeanor charge and a fine between $25 to $99. Repeat offenders could receive a penalty of up to $200. Garland police officer Lanny Orman chases a motorist for texting on their phone while driving through a school zone at Ida Handley ...

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  13. After storm knocks out power, Garland outage could last through FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Phil Philip of Garland literally camped out on the lawn to watch the long line of cranes crowding his street. Living along Wynn Joyce Road in Garland could get slightly interesting over the next several days.

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  14. Power Restored in Some Garland HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | NBC Dallas

    Power crews worked through heavy rains on Tuesday to restore power to neighborhoods in southeast Garland after storms on Sunday knocked down transmission lines that service around 400 homes. Power has been restored to about 115 customers as of Thursday afternoon after storms on Sunday knocked down transmission lines that service around 400 homes.

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  15. McWilliams-MickelsenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Kenosha News

    Kelsey Mickelsen, of Dallas, Tex., and Andrew McWilliams, of Garland, Tex., were married on August 18, 2018 at Shully's Cuisine and Events in Thiensville, Wisc. Rod McWilliams, father of the groom, preformed the 4 PM ceremony.

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  16. We recommend Victoria Neave for Texas House District 107Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 11 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Kenneth Sheets by fewer than 900 votes to represent the district that includes parts of East Dallas, Mesquite and Garland. She didn't take the win for granted, hitting the ground running in the Legislature and quickly proving her effectiveness. In ...

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  17. Motorized scooters are zipping around Dallas. Is Fort Worth next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... or scooters, said Jeremy Williams, a senior city planner, because the city lacks a procedure for permitting them. Garland-based Vbikes popped into Fort Worth briefly in June 2017, but without a permit, the bikes weren't legally allowed to operate in ...

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  18. Lawyer Who Claimed Political Donations Influenced Appeal Faces Possible DisciplineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | Dallas Observer

    ... insulting the court. The case involves two women who moved into Stoneleigh Place Apartments on Buckingham Road in Garland in February 2014. Before moving in, they told their apartment manager that a window latch was broken. Maintenance workers say ...

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  19. Downed power lines caused by strong wind leave 400 homes without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    A brief storm Sunday afternoon brought with it strong winds that were the cause of several downed power lines in southeastern Garland. About 400 homes in Garland were left without power because of the downed transmission lines, which also carried electric service to the area.

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  20. Skyview Capital appoints Smith as president of global portfolio operationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 3 | PE Hub

    ... held the CEO position for several businesses including Cimcon Finishing, a metal finishing business headquartered in Garland, Texas that provides powder coating and platting services to a number of aerospace, defense and industrial customers; and ...

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