Tag Archives: Irving

Start building the toll road now

We think building the toll road is a great idea and construction should begin now — as in today, before the flooding in the floodway where the road will go get any worse.

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The earthquake report: We’ve been having them

I have yet to feel any of the earthquakes that have been rattling DFW — or at least, parts of DFW — lately. But I have seen a lot of my friends talking about them on Facebook. From what they … Continue reading

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3.5 magnitude earthquake hits and this time it’s personal

An earthquake registering 3.5 magnitude hit Irving at about 3 p.m. today, Jan. 6.

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Ellis County murder victim identified; arrest made

Lt. Rick White of the Ellis County Sheriff’s Department said that the body of a woman found shot had been identified and she was not a member of the LGBT community. An arrest has been made in the case.

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Tyrrell: How do you tell a 7-year-old we can’t be part of the Scouts?

The ousted Cub Scout mom talked about her experiences with the Scouts from her Downtown Dallas hotel room on Tuesday evening.

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Death • 09.30.11

Wendy Churitch, 55, died suddenly at her home in Irving early Thursday morning, Sept. 29. Churitch was born July 26, 1956, and grew up in Chicago. She moved to the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex in 1980. She was known and much … Continue reading

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So there’ll no LGBT Pride flag at City Hall this year, but hey, at least there’s one at Citibank!!!

Speaking of marking LGBT Pride Month, GetEQUAL board member Mark Reed-Walkup, who lives in Irving, tweeted the above photo of the flag outside Citibank’s offices. It’s not the first year in which Citibank in Irving has flown the flag, but … Continue reading

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Stonewall-backed Haldenwang takes high road on Harper-Brown's use of contractor's car

Linda Harper-Brown The Dallas Morning News published a story today questioning four-term Republican State Rep. Linda Harper Brown‘s use of a Mercedes. The car is owned by a company called Durable Enterprises Equipment that makes millions of dollars in state … Continue reading

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Blowing up Texas Stadium is a waste of an area asset for the benefit of one person

Texas Stadium was purposely destroyed so that the City of Irving had no choice but to blow it up. It remains a giant billboard hanger until its Sunday implosion. I love blowing up a building as much as the next … Continue reading

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