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October 2017

XTO Energy Parade of Lights in Fort Worth set Nov. 19
October 16, 2017

Take a sneak peek at TEX Rail trains that will carry riders in Fort Worth next year
October 16, 2017

New Fort Worth ISD arts & STEM center to open next fall
October 16, 2017

Downtown hotels? Check. Now how do we get around?
October 13, 2017

New and Coming Soon to Downtown
October 12, 2017

New 120-Room Fairfield Inn & Suites Fort Worth Downtown Set to Open in Texas
October 11, 2017

Council receives public arts update
October 11, 2017

If you heard explosions near downtown Fort Worth today, here’s why
October 11, 2017

Fairfield Inn opening in downtown Fort Worth
October 10, 2017

Circle Theatre 2018 Season Announcement
October 10, 2017

First of seven new hotels set to open in downtown Fort Worth
October 9, 2017

$20 Ticket Lotteries Announced for 'Rent,' Coming to Bass Hall October 17-22
October 9, 2017

Fort Worth brings in the mega-projects to lure Amazon's HQ2
October 5, 2017

Fort Worth looks to make a dent in downtown hotel shortage
October 4, 2017

Pier 1 names interim CFO
October 3, 2017

Higginbotham adds another Fort Worth agency
October 3, 2017

September 2017

A drugstore is coming to downtown Fort Worth, and it will be different
September 27, 2017

Amazon in downtown Fort Worth? Here’s where city leaders would like to see it
September 27, 2017

This iconic downtown Fort Worth retailer is packing up and moving out
September 27, 2017

2017 Lone Star Film Festival Feature Lineup Announced
September 25, 2017

Housing options: Condos lacking as downtown living expands
September 23, 2017

The Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel Introduces New Executive Chef Derek Breitbach
September 22, 2017

Downtown Fort Worth, Inc. earns award from the International Downtown Association
September 21, 2017

Reaching the top: See how new 25-story office tower is changing Fort Worth’s skyline
September 20, 2017

Long-awaited connector between Fort Worth downtown and southside underway
September 19, 2017

Fort Worth Tourism Public Improvement District to begin October 1
September 14, 2017

Who’s laughing now? Four Day Weekend pens ‘Happy Accidents’
September 9, 2017

Developers planning 30-story high-rise apartment building in downtown Fort Worth
September 8, 2017

Fort Worth’s romance with free parking, and why it’s headed for a messy breakup
September 8, 2017

Fort Worth, Dallas to join bidding war for second Amazon headquarters
September 7, 2017

WeWork coming to Fort Worth to CityPlace building
September 7, 2017

Downtown high-rise: Firm planning 30+ story building in Fort Worth
September 7, 2017

Free concert series in Sundance Square begins tonight
September 7, 2017

Cybill Shepherd to receive 1st Bill Paxton award at LSFF
September 6, 2017

Office space: Downtown market adjusting as XTO exits space
September 2, 2017

August 2017

Hurricane Harvey evacuees, tired but safe, arrive in North Texas
August 29, 2017

Hundreds line up early and land jobs at Lockheed Martin job fair
August 29, 2017

Tired of fighting road construction downtown? Here’s how long it’s going to last
August 28, 2017

Sid Richardson Museum Presents "Frederic Remington: Altered States"
August 24, 2017

Bill Paxton to be honored at Lone Star Film Festival
August 23, 2017

Mid-year economic check: Fort Worth retail, real estate thriving
August 23, 2017

Sundance Square and Green Mountain Energy Announce Extended Clean Energy Partnership
August 21, 2017

Fort Worth schools to put $749.7 million bond program before voters in November
August 21, 2017

North Main Street Detour begins for Panther Island Main Street Bridge Construction
August 17, 2017

Congratulations to the Young Women's Leadership Academy Class of 2017
August 17, 2017

Pinnacle Bank to open new downtown location next week
August 17, 2017

MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival earns Zenith Award
August 16, 2017

Transportation Projects
August 16, 2017

Lockheed to hire up to 1,000 people at another job fair this month
August 15, 2017

1-2-3 kick BBVA Compass leader puts focus on basics
August 12, 2017

In Fort Worth, it’s the end of the line for free ‘trolley’ shuttle rides
August 11, 2017

Riding Molly The Trolley Will Now Cost $2
August 11, 2017

Closure, Reinvention of Fort Worth's Largest Housing Project Still on Track
August 10, 2017

Lancaster and West Vickery extension getting started
August 10, 2017

UMB Bank signs long-term lease at 777 Main St.
August 9, 2017

Pier 1 CFO leaving for Fossil, new CIO named
August 9, 2017

Former chamber official joins JLL in Fort Worth
August 9, 2017

Fort Worth Public Art Master Plan Update
August 4, 2017

For sale: XTO Energy puts one of its Fort Worth buildings on the market
August 1, 2017

July 2017

Sundance Square adding new retailer
July 31, 2017

Remember when you could call a number for time and temp? You still can.
July 28, 2017

Oktoberfest Fort Worth
July 27, 2017

Jubilee Theatre Announces The 2017-2018 Season
July 27, 2017

Business Leaders See 'Opportunity' in Empty Fort Worth Office Space
July 24, 2017

Another hotel on the drawing board for downtown Fort Worth?
July 23, 2017

Black Rooster Cafe is crowing in downtown Fort Worth
July 21, 2017

Another downtown Fort Worth hotel appears to be in the works
July 21, 2017

Thousands line up in Fort Worth for a shot at a job with Lockheed
July 18, 2017

Thousands turn out for Lockheed Martin 'on the spot' hiring for F-35 jobs
July 18, 2017

Taking the walk: Fort Worth tour provides history and more
July 17, 2017

Circle Theatre continues its 36th Season with the hilarious new play, Ripcord!
July 17, 2017

10th Street Sidewalk and Bike Lane Construction
July 13, 2017

Oncor Closing Downtown Fort Worth Streets For Utility Work
July 12, 2017

How Downtown Fort Worth’s Office Oversupply Could Help It Lure Big Tenants
July 12, 2017

DFW Restaurant Week ahead: Look for $39 dinners, $20 lunches
July 12, 2017

Downtown street closures due to utility work
July 11, 2017

Who are all of those (extra) people in downtown Fort Worth?
July 10, 2017

Reata to add fast-casual 203 Café to the Sundance Square food scene
July 5, 2017

June 2017

TEXRail project connecting Fort Worth to DFW set for 2018
June 23, 2017

9th annual U.S. Army Corps of Engineers conference June 23
June 23, 2017

Ciao, Avanti Fort Worth: Restaurant closes after 15 months
June 23, 2017

After XTO, who are downtown Fort Worth’s biggest employers?
June 23, 2017

Nonprofits brace for drop in donations with XTO’s exodus from Fort Worth
June 21, 2017

Fort Worth names new director for library
June 21, 2017

New president for downtown Fort Worth bank
June 20, 2017

Fort Worth Symphony names interim president
June 20, 2017

XTO Energy already has buyers for two of its Fort Worth buildings
June 19, 2017

Vbikes rolls into downtown Fort Worth
June 19, 2017

Fort Worth Looking To Fill Jobs, High-Rise
June 19, 2017

XTO office buildings expected to be hot commodity in Fort Worth
June 19, 2017

TRV bridge construction begins anew
June 19, 2017

D.R. Horton moves into a home of its own in Arlington
June 19, 2017

Fort Worth T Among Potential Owners of XTO Energy Buildings
June 19, 2017

XTO Energy to move 1,600 jobs to ExxonMobil campus near Houston
June 16, 2017

Trade mission to Canada: talking trade, promoting business, sharing urban ideas
June 12, 2017

Sunwoo wins fifteenth Van Cliburn competition in Fort Worth
June 10, 2017

Room for More Rooms: Downtown Fort Worth wants to book more hotels
June 10, 2017

South Korean pianist wins the gold in Cliburn competition Saturday
June 10, 2017

High-Speed Rail group studying downtown Fort Worth sites
June 8, 2017

BWW Feature: VLOG (Part Four - Publicity Photos) - KING O' THE MOON at Circle Theatre
June 7, 2017

This cocktail, from a watering hole in the former Hell’s Half Acre, puts vice on ice
June 7, 2017

This historic hotel in downtown Fort Worth is getting a new owner
June 7, 2017

A-Kon is bringing cosplay, gaming, concerts to Fort Worth
June 7, 2017

Lyle Lovett Comes to AT&T Performing Arts Center's Bass Performance Hall
June 6, 2017

Hillwood Adding Downtown Fort Worth Location
June 6, 2017

Hillwood expands Fort Worth presence with an office in downtown
June 6, 2017

Fast Facts From Downtown Fort Worth Inc.’s Annual Report
June 6, 2017

Van Cliburn Competition: Finalists named
June 5, 2017

Downtown Fort Worth hotel acquired by Austin group
June 5, 2017

For Cliburn’s international crowds, Texas cooking but also Thai, Turkish
June 5, 2017

May 2017

Broken water main floods busy Fort Worth street
May 31, 2017

GM Financial to receive top honor from Fort Worth Chamber
May 31, 2017

Fort Worth May Have A Branding Problem For Young, Educated Adults
May 30, 2017

General Motors Financial Co. to receive Spirit of Enterprise Award
May 30, 2017

Davey O'Brien Foundation adds three new board members from Fort Worth
May 30, 2017

Top 100 Top Restaurateur: Chef Jon Bonnell
May 26, 2017

First Cliburn competitor starts it all with Beethoven
May 25, 2017

Riding in a pink Cadillac: Cliburn pianists get taste of Texas
May 24, 2017

Fort Worth’s Fourth Celebrates 10 Years on the Trinity
May 18, 2017

Sundance Square's Plaza Palooza features live music, 3D chalk art
May 17, 2017

Van Cliburn Memorabilia Display Opens in Downtown Fort Worth
May 16, 2017

No pedals? No problem. Tiny cyclists race around downtown Fort Worth
May 6, 2017

Fort Worth school board incumbents, Paschal alum win
May 6, 2017

Yours Truly fashion and gifts store opening this fall in Sundance Square
May 4, 2017

Free happy-hour concert tonight in Sundance Square Plaza
May 4, 2017

April 2017

15 years in the making, Walsh Ranch development officially opens
April 28, 2017

The History Behind Fort Worth's Underground Tunnels
April 28, 2017

Rockin’ the River has a whole new atti-TUBE!
April 27, 2017

Fort Worth’s basketball heroes honored at Sundance Square pep rally
April 27, 2017

Sundance Square gets In the Sack, food and wine delivery, to replace Oliver’s
April 25, 2017

Topgolf Fort Worth: A first look inside and at the skyline views
April 24, 2017

Fort Worth sets pep rally to honor its basketball heroes
April 21, 2017

Arts Festival draws thousands to downtown Fort Worth
April 20, 2017

TEP Barnett Moves to Fort Worth’s 777 Main
April 19, 2017

More than street food at downtown’s Main St. festival
April 19, 2017

Energy firm makes major downtown lease
April 18, 2017

Fracking firm FTS International looks to crack Wall Street with IPO
April 17, 2017

Wanted: Retail tenants for space near Fort Worth Convention Center
April 17, 2017

Main Street Fort Worth Arts Festival returns April 20-23 for 32nd year
April 14, 2017

Hundreds of entertainers will perform across four stages at Texas’ largest arts festival on April 20-23, 2017
April 12, 2017

La Perla about to stop shining in downtown Fort Worth
April 11, 2017

Bike MS Event in Fort Worth Expected to Attract 2,000 Cyclists and Raise $1.8M for MS Research
April 10, 2017

Sundance Square Launches Free Two-Day Festival
April 10, 2017

Man commutes six hours a day, but new Fort Worth bus routes will help
April 7, 2017

Walsh opens pop-up storefront in Sundance Square
April 7, 2017

Chisholm Trail celebrations begin
April 6, 2017

2017 Main St. Fort Worth Arts Festival to Showcase 213 of the Nation's Finest Artists
April 6, 2017

Claire Huangci to Perform Concerts April 11-16
April 6, 2017

New routes offer transit to more locations, more convenient service in North Fort Worth
April 6, 2017

Yep! A house got stuck on a downtown Fort Worth street
April 3, 2017

March 2017

Single Tickets on Sale Now for the 2017 Cliburn Competition
March 31, 2017

Fort Worth’s Topgolf sets opening date of May 5
March 31, 2017

Main St. Fort Worth Arts Festival Returns on April 20-23 for 32nd Year
March 30, 2017

Habitat for Humanity building blitz hits downtown Fort Worth
March 28, 2017

Fort Worth gears up to complete downtown connector project
March 27, 2017

Butler Place to Become New Community Canvas
March 21, 2017

Fort Worth Housing Solutions Picks Developer to Rework Massive Butler Place Site
March 20, 2017

Chop House Burger opening Friday in downtown Fort Worth
March 16, 2017

Four Day Weekend blows out candles spectacularly
March 13, 2017

Fort Worth singer gets her shot on ‘The Voice’
March 13, 2017

Win a Spring Break staycation in Fort Worth
March 10, 2017

Changing Spaces: Downtown office market shifting with oil price, new buildings
March 4, 2017

Wabtec to provide signalling and communications for $1.034bn Tex Rail
March 3, 2017

Developer shows plan for 15-story AC Hotel in downtown Fort Worth
March 2, 2017

February 2017

The kids marched out for a monthly fire drill, then someone smelled smoke
February 28, 2017

Topgolf to hold ‘auditions’ for 500 jobs in Fort Worth
February 28, 2017

Deshaun Watson Picks Up Davey O'Brien Award in Fort Worth
February 22, 2017

New commuter rail station coming to Dallas-Fort Worth airport
February 18, 2017

Laugh if you want, but corporations are learning business tips from a Fort Worth comedy troupe
February 17, 2017

Hunting for lunch? These 10 Tarrant restaurants are off the eaten path
February 15, 2017

Bank of America taking Horton space in Sundance Square
February 13, 2017

Bank of America to consolidate downtown space in Sundance Square
February 13, 2017

Construction around City Hall to change traffic flow and direction of parking
February 6, 2017

Circle Theatre’s 2017th Season opens with Who Am I This Time? (& Other Conundrums of Love)
February 6, 2017

Smaller city sidewalk approved, but it must go around three trees
February 3, 2017

Law Firm Renovates Historic Atelier Building in Downtown Fort Worth
February 3, 2017

Will CVS replace Ojos Locos in downtown Fort Worth?
February 3, 2017

Andy Taft joins National Civic League board
February 2, 2017

Two Fort Worth projects to bring more downtown apartments
February 2, 2017

Fort Worth tourism is big, could be bigger
February 2, 2017

Fort Worth Gets Good News: Federal Funding For Big Projects
February 2, 2017

Leon Bridges accepts FWCVB Hospitality Award in downtown Fort Worth
February 1, 2017

Four Day Weekend Comedy 20th Anniversary Show Coming to Bass Hall March 9th
February 1, 2017

Cause of loud explosion in downtown Fort Worth believed accidental
February 1, 2017

January 2017

CVS planning a $1 million remodel of Ojos Locos space in downtown Fort Worth
January 30, 2017

Mass scheduled for Fort Worth homeless man killed in crash
January 29, 2017

Deputy saves the day, delivers baby in truck in downtown Fort Worth
January 26, 2017

Jubilee Theatre Announces the Appointment of New Managing Director
January 25, 2017

Love and steak in Texas: Valentine’s is near, so book soon
January 25, 2017

Fashion retailer Parts Unknown coming to Fort Worth’s Sundance Square
January 24, 2017

Area fundraisers to help family of slain Little Elm detective
January 23, 2017

Waters opening set for March, but Jon Bonnell’s already busy
January 23, 2017

Mercury Chop House making a go of seemingly cursed Tower space
January 23, 2017

Thousands march in Fort Worth and Dallas to promote women’s rights
January 21, 2017

Over 1 Million Join Women’s Marches Worldwide
January 21, 2017

New Waters restaurant plans March opening
January 19, 2017

Exxon Mobil buys Bass family holdings in Permian for $6.6 billion
January 17, 2017

At Fort Worth’s MLK parade, ‘I feel more love this year. And peace.’
January 16, 2017

Stock Show’s All Western Parade draws entrants from California, Hawaii
January 13, 2017

2017 Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo All Western Parade
January 13, 2017