Summer heat brings new purpose for old building

DRC
Kristen Watson/DRC
Part of the city’s old animal shelter has a new purpose, at least for now — helping people escape extreme heat and cold.

Council tables decision on setbacks

The Denton City Council postponed a vote on reducing setbacks after more than 30 residents spoke at a special public hearing Tuesday night. The council tabled until Aug. 4 its decision on whether to reduce setbacks between gas well sites and places like homes, schools and businesses.

Top Picks
Texas Day By Day

Texas Day By Day

Brett Vito's Mean Green Blog

Brett Vito's Mean Green Blog

Real Estate Showcase

Real Estate Showcase

 
DRC

Craft distillery JEM Brewing Co. takes advantage of extra space in Pilot Point

PILOT POINT — In a town with just as many horses as people, Evan Batt steps into his element. His boots click on the uncovered floor as he walks through the rustic doors of the distillery, breezing past bottles of liquor that sprang from his own imagination.

Denton bar moguls opening Deep Ellum beer garden

Kim Phillips: Denton’s vision not yet reached

Scott Burns: The high costs of low returns and yields

Tech officials uneasy about terrorism legislation

Report: Health care spending to accelerate

WASHINGTON — The nation’s respite from accelerating health care costs appears to be over. Spending on health care will outpace the nation’s overall economic growth over the next decade, the government forecast on Tuesday, underscoring a coming challenge for the next president, not to mention taxpayers, businesses and individual Americans.

UNT HSC/TCU medical school approved

Bob Moos: Hospital Compare website adds star ratings

Denton man seeks plasma donation record, has given almost 900 liters

Anna Love: Challenge yourself to improve health