North Texas company works with Dallas Mavericks for more active workspaces

DALLAS – A North Texas company is changing the landscape of how we do business. Coppell-based Varidesk started because one of its founders was experiencing sciatic nerve pain. "He would literally put a brown box on top of his desk and felt a lot better," said Varidesk CEO Jason McCann. "As we couldn’t find a solution that worked for him, we ended up creating a product." As companies across the…

Anxious About Harvey, Dallas Parents Track College Students in Houston

As Harvey rages across South Texas, college life has been put on hold for thousands of students enrolled in universities across the Houston area. And in North Texas, anxious parents have been tracking the storm, sending emails, checking social media and making calls to their children. For Robin LaBounty, 48, those calls are vital. Her son Gabe LaBounty, 20, a junior at the University of Houston, and his younger sister…

North Texas Parents May Be More Open to Buying That Superhero Backpack for Their Kiddos This School Year

Dallas-Fort Worth parents plan to spend more than the national average and start shopping sooner — in July — as they prepare to send more than 1 million North Texas students back to K-12 classrooms next month. D-FW parents said they plan to spend an average of $530 on back-to-school supplies, apparel and electronics, which is more than the $501 national average, according to a survey from Deloitte. Local parents…

Richardson’s China Town Keeping up with North Texas’ Asian Retail Influx

DMN Staff The 38,000-square-foot Good Fortune Supermarket opened this week, and half the store is devoted to fresh produce, meats and seafood. The grocery aisles are packed with imported foods from China and several other countries in Asia. Specialty fruits and vegetables include a large selection of greens, various chives varieties and chrysanthemum leaves used in Chinese and South Asian kitchens. Good Fortune decided there was no reason to include…

A Couple Places You Should Visit When You Go to North Dallas Tx

If you have never taken a trip to the state of Texas, one of the first cities you should visit is Dallas. If you are looking for attractions, North Dallas Texas is a good place to begin. There are aquariums, tours, and many concerts and shows that are playing on a regular basis. If you would like to have a short list of things that you can do once you…

How to Paint an Apartment from Scratch

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Painting the walls of any structure can help to enhance its elegance. There are many structures whose elegance has been greatly enhanced shortly after painting their walls. As a matter of fact, any facelift activity involves the painting of walls. But, you can never get your desired appearance if you do not paint the walls of your structure in a proper manner. Suppose you have prospects of painting the walls…

How to Easily Find an Apartment to Rent

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When you are about to start searching for north end apartments to rent, you must be wary of the fact that the whole process is quite difficult. It is not anything that you can do quite easily. In most cases, tenants have to encounter a variety of challenges before they can come across an apartment that meets their personal desires. You have to use reliable search methods if you want…