Taste and Trade to showcase area businesses, restaurants

(Rowlett) The Rowlett Chamber of Commerce will host the 6th annual Taste and Trade from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27 at Rowlett High School, 4700 Kirby at Main St.   Butler Plumbing Company in Rowlett is the Title Sponsor for the community event, which showcases the products and services of at least 26 local businesses, […]

Chamber serves up ribbon cutting ceremony for Little Caesars Pizza

(Rowlett) The Rowlett Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for Little Caesars Pizza, located at 8405 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 104 in Rowlett. Little Caesars Pizza has been proudly serving delicious products for more than 50 years, using only the finest ingredients. Their dough is made fresh each day, and their cheese is […]

Ribbon cutting for Comfort Suites-Lake Ray Hubbard

The Rowlett Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony on Sept. 20 for Comfort Suites-Lake Ray Hubbard, situated on the shores of Lake Ray Hubbard at the Rowlett-Rockwall border, with easy access to Interstate 30. The hotel is only a minute away from The Harbor at Rockwall with gorgeous lake views, shopping, dining and entertainment. It is […]

Firehouse Subs earns Business of the Month award

The Rowlett Chamber of Commerce recognizes Firehouse Subs, located at 3701 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 101 in Rowlett, as its Business of the Month for September. Chamber Ambassador Chair Pam Minatrea presented Firehouse Subs owner Ken Lee and his wife, Terri, with a special plaque on Sept. 13. Stop by to get your fill of delicious […]

Become a Dallas County Deputy Registrar

(Rowlett) Joseph Amyson, assistant administrator, Dallas Elections, will present information on the Voter ID law, what is required to be a Precinct Chair, and how to be actively involved as a Election Judge/Clerk, during the next Rowlett Democratic Club meeting.   All who attend, and qualify, may be sworn in as Dallas County Deputy Registrars. […]

Award-winning wines, grape-stomping champs named

Award-winning wines, grape-stomping champs named

(Grapevine) GrapeFest – A Wine Experience, concluded its 25th anniversary in Historic Downtown Grapevine.  This four-day, family-friendly festival was a celebration of Texas wines and also featured wines and beers from around the world with a special focus on Australian wine, sparkling wine and beer. “We are thrilled with the success of all the special […]

Authentic Italian fare, southern ambiance at Ace’s Gourmet Paninis

(Rowlett) Ace’s Gourmet Paninis, located at 5121 Rowlett Road, is where authentic Italian fare and a serenely inviting southern ambiance combine to create an oasis of fine Panini dining experiences. Enticing aromas provide an introduction to their array of familiar and deliciously satisfying sandwiches inspired by Southern cuisine. The Rowlett Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting […]

Artists ‘Round Texas to welcome children’s book illustrator

(Rowlett) Join Artists ‘Round Texas as they welcome children’s book illustrator Laura Schmidt at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27 at the Rowlett Community Centre, 5300 Main St. Schmidt, whose appreciation for art began in the first grade, eventually had formal training at the University of North Texas College of Visual Arts and Design, where she earned a Master’s degree in […]

Lake Pointe Medical Center earns ‘Top Performer’ recognition

(Rowlett) Lake Pointe Medical Center was named one of the nation’s top performers on key quality measures by The Joint Commission, a leading accreditor of health care organizations in America.   LPMC was recognized by The Joint Commission based on data reported about evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions, […]

‘Make a Connection’ event open to all at Jason’s Deli

(Rowlett) The Rowlett Chamber of Commerce hosts a ‘Make a Connection’ networking event from 8 to 9 a.m. every Thursday at Jason’s Deli, 5601 Liberty Grove Road, Suite 100. There is a $3 fee for coffee/juice and a morning snack. You do not need to be a Chamber member to attend. Bring plenty of business […]