Rockwall Chamber spotlights Business of the Month (VIDEO)

(ROCKWALL-April 7, 2013) The Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce celebrates the achievements of local businesses by featuring an outstanding Business of the Month. In the spotlight this month are Arboleda’s Mexican Grill in Heath and Arboleda’s Mexican Grill in Rockwall. Get a taste for what makes Arboleda’s so special in this video, in which Cindy Benefield with the […]

Lake Pointe Health Network opens Emergency Department in Forney

(FORNEY-April 1, 2013) Lake Pointe Health Network, based in Rowlett, opened a provider-based, 24-hour emergency department in Forney this morning. The $4 million ED is the phase two expansion of Forney Medical Center and provides convenient, high-quality emergency access to the residents of Forney and the surrounding communities. “Lake Pointe Health Network is proud to open the […]

Forney Arts Council presents Student Art Show

(MARCH 25, 2013) Senior Advanced Placement Art Students from Forney High and North Forney High Seniors will display their works at the Crumbzz Tasting pavilion/Forney Gallery of the Arts from April 2 through 30. The Crumbzz Tasting Pavilion/Forney Gallery of the Arts is located at 212 South Bois D’ Arc Street in downtown Forney. For […]

Newcomers to showcase artistic talents of members

Members model spring fashions at March gathering (ROCKWALL-March 15, 2013) The Rockwall County Newcomers & Friends were treated to a Spring Fashion Show at their regular monthly meeting on March 14. Brenda Estes, fashion coordinator from Belks, served as moderator.  Members of Newcomers modeled the latest in Spring colors and styles. The fashions and accessories were provided […]

Spring Plant Sale, Festival returns to Heard Natural Science Museum

(McKINNEY-March 13, 2013) Don’t miss the much-anticipated Spring Plant Sale and ‘Celebrate Nature’ Spring Festival, sponsored by NBC5 and KLTY, at the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary this April. Spring Plant Sale For more than 20 years, veteran and novice gardeners alike have anticipated this rare opportunity to purchase plants from a huge selection […]

Keep Lewisville Beautiful recognizes Yard of the Month

(Lewisville) June 4, 2012 – Keep Lewisville Beautiful recognizes one residential and one business each month from April through October for the “Yard of the Month.” Signs designating the winners will be proudly displayed for all to see. The May resident Yard of the Month winner is the beautifully landscaped yard located at802 Valley Parkway. […]

Lakeside Home and Garden Show at The Harbor

The Lakeside Home & Garden Show is coming to Lake Ray Hubbard, with open air exhibits from Friday afternoon, April 20 through Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at The Harbor – and indoor exhibits from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, April 22 inside The Hilton Bella Harbor. There will be garden […]

How does laughter affect your health?

How does laughter affect your health?

Laughter is the best medicine. Laugh more. Stress less.  (Rowlett Chamber) Laughter has been proven to reduce certain stress hormones, increase natural killer cells that destroy tumors and viruses, and lower blood pressure. At the Rowlett Chamber of Commerce’s monthly membership luncheon on Wednesday, April 11, the program will be “How does laughter affect your health?” […]

Rockwall woman shares story of survival, Relay set for April 27-28

Rockwall woman shares story of survival, Relay set for April 27-28

Rockwall Relay for Life, April 27-28 at Cain Middle School Spaghetti supper fundraiser, March 22 at Rockwall Rotary Club “My doctor noticed some suspicious dense breast tissue about six years ago,” Maggie Hatfield recalls. “He decided that we would just keep an eye on it. Two-and-a-half years later, while I was working in my kitchen, […]