Lawmaker to push bill on foreclosed gas leases

Foreclosure auction 7

Joyce Marshall / Star-Telegram archives

State Rep. Jim Keffer, R-Eastland, saw his previous bill to address the problems in the Barnett Shale vetoed by Gov. Rick Perry.

Large tract in Northlake sold to partnership for industrial development

The project, planned by the land’s former owners a decade ago in Northlake, will have 1 million square feet of space in three buildings.

Gobble up the lower gas prices for Thanksgiving

AAA estimates that 3.6 million Texans will travel 50 miles or more from home during the holiday.

Retail workers prepare for Black Friday throngs

Best Buy will be among the chains opening for doorbuster sales on Thanksgiving Day and spent a recent Saturday morning getting its workers ready for the rush.

Where’s the love? Baggage handlers picket Southwest Airlines

The Transport Workers Union pickets at three airports, saying the Dallas-based carrier is losing its edge on service.

Arlington to ramp up search for convention-class hotel

The city has been seeking a private developer to build a hotel and expand the convention center since at least 2008.

The Savvy Consumer

Smartphones, TVs, headphones among best Black Friday deals

Most retailers have already posted their Black Friday deals, so consumers can turn to apps and other resources to plot out their bargain-hunting strategy.

Sandra Baker

Texas Wesleyan to upgrade energy consumption on its campus

The program, which will upgrade heating and cooling controls, irrigation systems and lighting fixtures, is expected to save the university $12 million over the next 15 years.

Shlachter, Baker & Kaskovich

Distillery planned for old Ranch Style Beans plant

Trinity River Distillery will start producing whiskey and honey liqueur at the old bean plant next year, where a manufacturer of athletic mats is also located.



Personal Finance Center

Search jobs
Top jobs