Feb. 2 is Groundhog Day when we await Punxsutawney Phil’s determination of when spring will arrive. On Feb. 5 the Town Council will meet, to once again, discuss Morriss Road.  The common thread between these two events is a 25-year-old movie that starred Bill Murray as a weatherman, trapped …

Are you feeling flu-like? If so, you are not alone. North Texas is currently one of the worst areas for influenza in the country as hundreds of people are suffering from the flu or flu-like symptoms.

If you’ve ever bought, sold or leased property using a Texas realtor, you know that we are always watching out for your best interests. But Texas realtors don’t just advocate for you during transactions – we also advocate for you at all levels of government to ensure lawmakers support public…

Dallas/Fort Worth residents define success not by monetary wealth or professional achievements, but by being able to provide for their families. This is one of the primary findings outlined in a report recently released by Merrill Edge that focuses on perceptions Americans have of what it me…

Texas and Bass Fishing. Say that out loud, and you’ll hear folks asking “Where at?”, “What were they biting?”, “How many did you catch?” and “Let me know next time you go, I’ll grab my pole and go with you!”

As I look back on the past year, I am reminded at how quickly time passes, especially when we allow ourselves to get swept up in the hustle of life. I often wish for time to slow down in order to allow me the ability to take it all in and appreciate my many blessings. Time keeps moving howev…

I’ve been looking into the Morriss Road expansion in great detail for the past several months. I wanted raw data to assist me in determining the path we should take regarding this traffic corridor in our town. Taking the traffic study that was completed in January of 2017, I put together the…

Flu season can be unpredictable. To prevent it, education is key. Fortunately, for North Texans who haven’t received their vaccination, it’s not too late. Since the vaccination can take up to two weeks to build up full immunity, now is an ideal time to protect yourself ahead of the holidays.

The holiday season is upon us and that means it is time for the Town of Flower Mound’s 28th annual Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony on Dec. 9 from 6 to 9 p.m. This free, family-fun event includes a nighttime parade that will travel down Spinks Road to Gerault Park, where there wil…

November is National Caregivers Month, and according to a recent Merrill Lynch age wave study, eight in 10 Americans say caregiving is the “new normal” for American families.

With over 3 million senior citizens currently residing in Texas and the large baby boomer population aging into retirement, many of us have taken on the responsibility of caring for our elderly parents or relatives. This not only includes making certain they have proper housing, healthcare, …

During this Fourth of July holiday, I wish to express gratitude for the many blessings given to us by our Founding Fathers and to the brave soldiers who have sacrificed for our nation’s ability to uphold the foundational values of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. 

What do: genetically modified organism labels, endangered species, water rights and drones have in common? They are all part of the changing face of agriculture that covered by agricultural laws.

When you marry, you agree to share a financial future, too. Although successfully managing finances in marriage is essential to your happiness together, talking about it may not come naturally. Here are six tips on how keeping an open dialogue could help you save, invest and plan together, a…

At the beginning of the 85th Legislative Session, Gov. Greg Abbott gave his State of the State address, a standing tradition whereby the governor provides the state legislature with his priorities for us to achieve during our 140 days together.

Keeping lawns and landscapes beautiful during North Texas summer heat can cause sticker shock for homeowners whose water bills may double or triple. Here are three ways to reduce that cost without sacrificing plant health or landscape beauty.

It’s that time of year again! Animal shelters across North Texas have two huge hurdles to conquer this time of year. The first hurdle is the overpopulation of pets caused by unwanted/unplanned breeding. The other hurdle is the unpredictable nature of Texas’ weather. Both come each year like …

Well, another political “silly season” has come and gone yet instead of looking and moving forward, it appears that if people have opinions and concerns, it is chastised by the other side.

With all the recent hail storm events, our building inspections and community development staff have been quite busy registering contractors and issuing construction permits for roof replacements.