Black-Owned Restaurant Bam’s Vegan Opens in Irving

A popular food stand at the Dallas Farmers Market has expanded to a brick-and-mortar restaurant, Bam’s Vegan Smoothies and Wraps, in Irving. Bam’s Vegan opened in January with grab-and-go smoothies, wraps, nachos, pasta and more. Owner Brandon Waller launched the stand at the Dallas Farmers Market in 2018, but eventually began looking for a standalone […]

Grand Prairie, Irving Joint Vaccinations Site Reopens

The joint Grand Prairie/Irving COVID-19 vaccination facility at The Theatre at Grand Prairie has reopened March 3 and 4 to administer a shipment of 2,500 first dose Moderna vaccines and 500 second dose Moderna vaccines. Registration and appointment confirmation for the vaccine is required, and individuals must meet the state’s criteria to get an appointment. […]

Irving ISD Awarded $150,000 Grant to Open Second Collegiate Academy in South Irving

A second collegiate academy is under way in Irving ISD thanks in part to a $150,000 grant the district was recently awarded by the Texas Education Agency. South Irving Collegiate Academy is set to open with its first freshman class in August 2022 in partnership with Dallas College. Students who attend South Irving Collegiate will […]

Sprouts Farmers Market to Open New Stores in Irving and Grand Prairie

Sprouts Farmers Market, which just completed a strong year where it nearly doubled its profit, said Friday that it will open 20 new stores in 2021, including two locally. New stores are in the works in Las Colinas at MacArthur and Las Colinas boulevards and in Grand Prairie at Pioneer and Carrier parkways. The Texas […]