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Beaumont-Port Arthur has 3rd highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas

The number of vacant homes in the Beaumont-Port Arthur area was more than 4,600 in the third quarter of 2018, a 148-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

CORSICANA & NAVARON COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Silver Screen Movie Club to be Held February 7

The Silver Screen Movie Club is a free social movie club for individuals 55 or older.

Texas ranked No. 15 in 2019 business climate index

Texas finished at No. 15 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.

Charlotte Russe files Chapter 11; will close 94 stores in U.S., including 5 in Texas

Charlotte Russe Holdings Corporation, the parent company for women’s clothing retailer Charlotte Russe, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday and announced that it intends to close five of its 33 stores in Texas

Analysis: Dallas ranks 6th among largest U.S. cities lacking funds to pay debts

Dallas ranks sixth worst among the 75 largest cities in the United States for the handling of its finances, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released this month.

BASTROP CHAMABER OF COMMERCE: Ribbon Cutting - Wildlife Rescue to be Held February 13

Austin Wildlife Rescue, Inc. serves the citizens and wildlife of Central Texas by providing direct assistance to the public concerning questions, problems, and conflicts with native wildlife.

BROWNWOOD AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Brownwood & Early Chambers of Commerce hold Joint Ribbon Cutting for Ranger College Cosmetology

The Brownwood Area Chamber of Commerce and Early Chamber of Commerce held a joint ribbon cutting on Friday, January 25th to celebrate the new location for Ranger College Cosmetology.

BROWNSVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Health & Wellness Committee Meeting to be Held February 14

The Mission of the Health & Wellness Committee: The Health and Wellness Committee is a forum for discussion and action related to providing the business leadership necessary to bring about positive changes in Brownsville's current health care climate.

Analysis: Texas ranked 28th most affected by government shutdown

Texas ranked No. 28 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

State institution: These 2-year Texas schools attract the most in-state students

Southern Careers Institute-Pharr, Texas Barber College and South Texas Vocational Technical Institute-San Antonio enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year Texas schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Analysis: California, New York, D.C. have most progressive income taxes

California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., ranked among the U.S. jurisdictions with the most progressive individual income tax systems, according to a recent Tax Foundation analysis.

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