Saturday Morning Update

Date 2012/8/11 15:54:54 | Topic: Links, Thoughts, and Open Thread

This morning's update comes from the Glenmore Savage Community Room of the Lewisville Municipal Annex, where we appear to be the only non-City employee in attendance at the moment at the City's annual budget workshop.

The big news this morning is that presumptive Republican Presidential nominee Mitt Romney has selected Paul Ryan as his running mate.

The City of Lewisville posted updated information about the West Nile cases, and its efforts to stop the spread. We are now up to 15 confirmed cases in Lewisville.

What if celebrities had three boobs? (Safe for work)


Farmers Branch is targeted for a move to single-member districts, after a judge determined that Hispanics in Farmers Branch have less opportunity to elect the candidate of their choice for City Council.

Industrial Developments International has plans to build a new distribution center in Lewisville. It is a speculative project, but the Dallas Business Journal says occupancy rates are high.

Interesting interactive animated 3-d map on the international arms trade.

Have you eaten at Chik-fil-a lately? If so, you can go to this website, confess your sin, and receive your penance.

Randy Travis arrested again, naked and drunk in Grayson County.

Marina fined by TCEQ

The Town of Flower Mound is giving away free "mosquito dunks" - tablets that you throw into standing water. The tablets contain environmentally safe larvicid . Residents can get two free.

Looks like Lewisville will be getting a disc golf store - Dynamic Discs.

The "Faith and Freedom Coalition" has started a Texas affiliate in Collin County.









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