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Denton County Newswire

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  1. Grant program remains frozenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Since the program was placed on hold, four more businesses have put in applications for the grant, like Denton County Brewing Co., which is building out its location at 200 E. McKinney St. The company has had to amend plans to accommodate things ...

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  2. Despite disappointment, frustration, young Dallas-Fort Worth delegates fired up by GOP conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Dallas Morning News

    The Argyle teen won an alternate spot. Just barely old enough to vote, the Texan realizes he's a rarity at the convention and says he's honored to represent both Denton County and young voters.

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  3. en. Ted Cruz's speech hits homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... National Convention in Cleveland. But not everyone back home was quick to criticize. In Texas, and in Denton County, Cruz had much more support for his presidential bid than Trump. While some called his speech Wednesday night "political suicide," ...

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  4. Denton-County 38 mins ago 10:55 p.m.Little Elm drivers say they're tired of 'dangerous' FM 423Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Frank Malfettone says he says a little prayer every time his family gets in the car. His anxiety comes from the only way out of his housing subdivision.

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  5. Sen. Ted Cruz's speech hits homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... National Convention in Cleveland. But not everyone back home was quick to criticize. In Texas, and in Denton County, Cruz had much more support for his presidential bid than Trump. While some called his speech Wednesday night "political suicide," ...

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  6. Blotter: Grocery store in Denton reports theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... of a multitude of identifying information about the victim, according to the police report filed Wednesday. Denton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers handled 901 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve, and 34 people were ...

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  7. Denton-County 33 mins ago 7:03 p.m.Popular Denton bakery closing after 63 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    The bakery opened at its first location on Hickory Street in 1953. About 30 years ago, the owners moved to their current spot on Locust Street.

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  8. First Transit Wins First Rail Contract in North America with the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Mass Transit

    First Transit announced that it signed its first rail contract in North America to provide operations and maintenance services for the Denton County Transportation Authority's A-train commuter rail line. First Transit and DCTA's new contract agreement, which covers a period of nine years with an additional five-year option, will go into effect October 1, 2016.

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  9. Blotter: Child found in street median returned to familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... He was arrested on a charge of possession and use of a volatile chemical and transported to Denton City Jail. Denton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers handled 958 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve, and 34 people were ...

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  10. FirstGroup wins US rail contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Sunday Herald

    Its FirstTransit business will run a 21-mile rail system connecting Denton and Dallas counties in Texas, on a nine-year contract worth around $9m a year., with a five-year option to extend. First Transit already has a management contract with DCTA and its Greyhound division is headquartered in Dallas.

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  11. Denton-County 24 mins ago 6:28 p.m.UNT prepares for guns on campus with safesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Starting Aug. 1, students and staff with concealed handgun licenses will be able to take their guns into school buildings and classrooms at public universities. "In that process, we had to establish procedures to be able to carry in residence halls and certain areas that have been carved out of campus that prohibits the carrying of a license," the chief said.

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  12. Denton County officials float drop in property taxes for budget proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... the county. By granting one-year contract extensions on the collection services, commissioners say Denton County has time to determine whether to put the contracts out to bid next year. DentonRC.com is now using Facebook Comments. To post a comment, ...

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  13. {0} commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... of a tow truck company and reported that someone took a vehicle off the lift of the truck and left the scene. Denton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers handled 901 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve, and 23 people were ...

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  14. Third case of Zika virus confirmed in Denton County, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Star-Telegram.com

    A third case of the Zika virus in Denton County has been detected in a Lewisville resident who recently traveled to Nicaragua, county health officials said Tuesday. "This third case shows on ongoing risk when traveling abroad," Dr. Matt Richardson, the county's Director of Public Health, said in a statement.

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  15. News 12 mins ago 11:00 a.m.Denton Co. confirms third case of Zika VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... ion. Fever, joint pain, rash and conjunctivitis (red eyes) are the most prevalent symptoms of the virus. Denton County Public Health says you should take these precautions to reduce the risk of contracting the virus while traveling and while at home:

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  16. Election spending may be minimalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Hefty campaign war chests of Denton County Republicans likely will remain intact this year because they face little opposition on the November ballot. Candidates, officeholders and political action committees at the state, county and local level were required to file semi-annual campaign finance reports by 5 p.m. Friday.

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  17. Blotter: Domestic disturbance leads to man's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... a man reported the driver's side window of his vehicle was cracked, possibly from being shot with a BB gun. Denton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers handled 2,094 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve, and 79 people were ...

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  18. Ex-Denton County judge earns VP job with Dallas-Houston high-speed train companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Dallas Morning News

    ... former Texas Transportation Commission member Jeff Moseley as its state vice president. Moseley also served as Denton County judge, a position that oversees the commissioners court, in the 1990s. "Jeff has a clear understanding of the demands that ...

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  19. Texas Central Expands Leadership Team in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Mass Transit

    ... Texas was recognized as the best place to do business in the U.S. Between 1991 and 1999, Moseley served as Denton County judge, the top elected position in that North Texas county. During that time, he was a member of the Metropolitan Planning ...

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  20. Briefly in the artsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The Denton County Office of History Culture will host a docent orientation luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 24 in the 1896 Room at the Denton County Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. The history office is seeking volunteers to join its team of docents, who work as museum greeters, tour guides, in educational outreach programming to schools, in the research room and at events. Hours and days are flexible.

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