Sunday, January 17, 2021

LTJ explains: Tax increment reinvestment zones

Now that Lewisville’s third Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone is set to become a reality, I wanted to get into a more detailed breakdown of...

Western Days vendor controversies based in miscommunication, TABC laws

In mid-August, rumors surfaced online that the City of Lewisville is icing local businesses out from Western Days, the city’s major annual music and...

LTJ Explainer: Lewisville Police Staffing

The topic of staffing for the Lewisville Police Department has become a part of the discussion this election season. We interviewed Chief of Police...

After decades of persecution and abuse, the Chin population seeks refuge and opportunity in...

Nestled in Lewisville is a community of almost 4,000 people from the Chin State of Myanmar. Coming as refugees, this population has been persecuted...

CCA steps in when crisis arises, seeks help from community

Issues with deterioration in her neck, back and legs have made it impossible for Linda Ortega to work since 2005. In addition to two...

Lewisville Lake Dam repairs completed, more improvements to come

Looking south from the top of the nearly six-mile-long, 125-foot-tall embankment, one can see the distant skyline of Dallas. To the north, 587,000 acre-feet...

Lewisville drive-in to open at the end of the month

UPDATE: In order to complete construction, the opening has been pushed back one week to Oct. 28. ORIGINAL STORY: Coyote Drive-In, Denton County’s first drive-in theater...

‘Have disaster, will travel’: Lewisville emergency response goes mobile

Lewisville is preparing a portable and easy-to-deploy emergency operations center, or EOC, the first of its kind among local governments in Texas. “There’s two of...

Pokémon Go compels residents to explore Lewisville, beyond

“Pikachu! Pikachu!” a trainer shouts on Main Street. Old Town, Vista Ridge Mall, the library and L.L. Woods Park are being swarmed by dozens...

Best Little Brewfest in Texas scheduled for Sat., June 18 in Old Town Lewisville

By NICHOLAS PAGE Special Contributor On Saturday, June 18, Lewisville residents will be offered quite a treat with The Best Little Brewfest in Texas coming to...