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Links and Open Thread for Sunday

Miscellaneous
Posted by LewisvilleTexan on 2012/2/19 12:40:00 (873 reads)

Well, it's been nice getting all of this rain, even though it made for a miserable soggy day yesterday. Lewisville Lake rose by about 3.5 inches, reaching an elevation of 521.06 feet - still about a foot low. That puts the lake at 95% full.

Open in new windowDenton County Transportation Authority will be holding some public meetings to go over its community survey results regarding transportation in Denton County. The meetings will be held in Denton, Highland Village, and Lewisville. The meeting for Lewisville is March 8th, 6:30 p.m. in Lewisville City Council chambers.

Open in new windowMark your calendars now for some roller derby action: Saturday, February 25th, at 6:00 p.m in Denton. This event will be a double-header, with women's teams the Hickory Street Hooligans against Muertas Locas. Men's team, the Dallas deception will also have a bout. Tickets are $12 for general admission, kids 12 and under are free, and veterans have a discounted ticket price of $8. Lewisville Texan Journal will be on-hand to produce the video of the bout. For tickets and more information click here.

Are you on Facebook? We'd love for you to "like" the Lewisville Texan Journal page and share it with your friends. We post links there just about every time we make a post here. We're also on Twitter.

Open in new windowLewisville City Council meets Monday afternoon in workshop session to wrap up their annual retreat (videos here, here, and here) from earlier this month, and give city staff direction on items such as a possible restaurant smoking ban. Workshop is at 4:00 p.m., and regular meeting is at 7:00 p.m. There doesn't appear to be anything controversial on the docket for the main meeting.

A study mentioned in Science Daily makes that case that everyone benefits from quality public schools - not just parents with kids in the system. We don't think they needed a study to show that. It's obvious to most, and those who reject it wouldn't be convinced by any studies.

Open in new windowDo you like dogs? Like al fresco dining? Join other dog lovers on the patio at Tierney's for "Yappy Hour", February 26th.

Did you hear about the train derailment Friday in Arlington? I was concerned when I saw how many tank cars were involved. Luckly, it turns out the derailed tanks were holding corn syrup. Now that's what I call a sticky situation.

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Posted: 2012/2/19 12:48  Updated: 2012/2/19 12:48
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 Re: Links and Open Thread for Sunday
Another Republican who thinks he is above the law, hypocritically hanging out at a gay bar, then fleeing the scene after hitting a parked car on his way out.

And here are some Republicans threatening national security by holding our Strategic Petroleum Reserve hostage to the demands of their corporate backers. Meanwhile, land owners from all ends of the political spectrum reject the foreign company's right to eminent domain over U.S. and Texan soil.
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Other articles
2015/4/17 20:50:43 - Relay For Life at LHS Harmon Campus on May 15th
2015/4/17 7:57:38 - Family Protests Lack of Police Action in Assault of Teen Daughter
2015/4/17 7:29:40 - Friday Briefs
2015/4/17 7:10:00 - Upcoming Events Around Lewisville and the Surrounding Area
2015/4/16 23:00:00 - Document Sheds Light on April 7th Murder
2015/4/15 18:49:42 - County-wide Food Drive Precedes Mayors' Day of Concern
2015/4/15 18:18:15 - Letters: LISD Board Candidate Smith Exposed
2015/4/15 13:20:00 - Temporary Closure of Connector Road Between Southbound I-35E Frontage Road at Corporate Drive
2015/4/13 8:50:00 - Flood WARNING for Denton County
2015/4/13 7:30:00 - Lewisville Fire Marshal Ready to Help Apartment Residents with Trash Problems


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