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Garland ISD offers free, reduced-price meal program

August 18th, 2015 Comments Off on Garland ISD offers free, reduced-price meal program
Believing that proper nutrition plays an important role in education, Garland ISD will offer free and reduced-price meals to eligible students during the 2015-16 school year. The district participates in National School Breakfast and Lunch programs, which provide federal ...

Health inspection report: August 10-14

August 18th, 2015 Comments Off on Health inspection report: August 10-14
Each week the city of Garland Health Department conducts inspections of establishments where food is served.  Inspections include day care centers, retirement homes, school cafeterias, restaurants – fast food and dine-in, convenience stores, and grocery stores. A failing grade ...

Programs unlock value from Garland power resources

August 17th, 2015 Comments Off on Programs unlock value from Garland power resources
Garland Power & Light has launched two programs that can utilize ERCOT’s Emergency Response Service to provide power to the grid. With 30 minutes’ notice, backup generators and large commercial customers in Garland could be called upon to help ...

Carter BloodCare rewards LCHS Student Council

August 17th, 2015 Comments Off on Carter BloodCare rewards LCHS Student Council
Lakeview Centennial High School’s Student Council was recently rewarded for its philanthropic efforts. The leadership-focused group participated in Carter BloodCare’s Great Grants Program, besting 15 local high schools in the running for a monetary gift. “This program rewards high ...

Couple charged with K2 possession

August 15th, 2015 Comments Off on Couple charged with K2 possession
Policed seized $250,000 of synthetic marijuana commonly known as K2 last week during a drug bust.  Owners and operators, Bok Shin and Myung Shin, of MK Beauty Supply and Wayne’s Convenience Store were arrested for delivery and possession of ...

Texas Security Bank recognized on healthiest banks list

August 15th, 2015 Comments Off on Texas Security Bank recognized on healthiest banks list
Texas Security Bank was recently named to the DepositAccounts.com 2015 edition of the Top 200 Healthiest Banks in America. The bank stood out in all of the primary evaluation categories. Each year, DepositAccounts.com evaluates the financial health of every federally ...

Avoid common car seat installation mistakes

August 14th, 2015 Comments Off on Avoid common car seat installation mistakes
There are common mistakes that parents make when installing and using car seats for their children. Because correctly used car seats can reduce the risk of death by as much as 71 percent, parents, grandparents and other caregivers must ...

Amanda L. Murdock graduates basic military training

August 12th, 2015 Comments Off on Amanda L. Murdock graduates basic military training
Air Force Airman 1st Class Amanda L. Murdock graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core ...

Senator Don Huffines visits Winters Park Senior Care Center

August 12th, 2015 Comments Off on Senator Don Huffines visits Winters Park Senior Care Center
State Senator Don Huffines, R-16, recently visited Garland’s Senior Care Centers Winters Park Skilled Nursing Facility to see firsthand the latest care strategies in long term care and how direct caregivers are able to increase health outcomes and the ...

Health Department confirms Chikungunya case

August 11th, 2015 Comments Off on Health Department confirms Chikungunya case
On August 11 the Garland Health Department confirmed the first case of imported Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) in Garland this year. The individual was infected with the virus during recent travel to Mexico and is no longer contagious. CHIKV is ...
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