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Texas is now the nation's leading powerhouse state in one key category - the number of Fortune 500 companies that call the state home. When the 2022 edition of the Fortune 500 was released this week it showed Texas with 53 of the top 500 companies headquartered here, edging out California (52) and New York (48). Over the past...
Updated March 22nd, 2022 to update name of park and new pricing for summer 2022 Updated June 5th, 2022 to update pricing and hours Did you know that the longest lazy river in the world is right here in Texas? The lazy river at Waco Surf (formerly BSR Cable Park & Surf Resort) in Waco is an incredible 5,280 feet long, or...
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In Houston, it's no secret that the weather can be unpredictable. But, when those perfect patio weather days arrive or you just want to get some fresh air while dining or drinking, don't settle for just any patio. Choose the best patio in Houston! There’s surely no shortage of patios around the Houston area but we’ve made it easy...
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This Texas restaurant is giving away baby formula to local families in Mansfield and Burleson This story is about how a Texas family owned restaurant and its owner are helping the communities of Burleson and Mansfield tackle the baby formula shortage together. When the national baby formula shortage hit the news, Our Place Restaurants and their owner Benji Arslanovski decided to...
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Treat your papa on his day with an event just for Dads. 80 Acre Market is a uniquely small town Texan market built into a mansion in East Texas. Every few weeks the market's vendors rotate their inventory to keep everything fresh, and new vendors come in. The market also holds events periodically for the entire community of Gilmer,...