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Denton County Veterans Day Salute

Veterans Day seems a perfect opportunity to look back on the truly unique contributions and characters from Denton history as a salute to our family and friends who served in the U.S. Armed Services. Some folks may not realize that Veterans Day was actually the 1938 rebranding of Armistice Day, the…

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EXPLORE DENTON HAUNTS FOR HALLOWEEN

October is here, and with cooler temperatures comes excitement for the Halloween season! Sure, it may look a bit different this year, but it’s also an opportunity to take a Haunted Roadtrip or book a weekend staycation to explore some of Denton’s Ghost Stories! Here is a quick-guide to the Top 10…

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Denton Shopping Guide

Your cheat sheet to the best shops in Denton, TX. Denton has always been known for its authentic style and creativity, with an exciting mix of curated boutiques infused with local craftsmanship and design. Scroll down for our up-to-the-moment list of the best places to shop in town. Wilkinson's…

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Where to find the best BBQ in Denton

BBQ, Texas' ultimate comfort food. Dine-in or take-out, try these delicious spots today. Juicy Pig Barbecue | 708 N Locust Street View this post on Instagram Roosters Roadhouse | 113 Industrial Street View this post on Instagram…

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Holiday Open House – Ready or Not, It’s Time to Shop!

It’s a warm, muggy Denton day in November. As I am writing this week’s column, I feel a bit like one of the forgotten on the Island of Misfit Toys that Santa passed over on the old “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” animated holiday TV special; except it’s fall and not Santa that seems to have passed…

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Aqua Pop Joins Mean Green Game Day

Saturday is another Mean Green Game Day in Denton. It’s a 6 p.m. kickoff, which means plenty of time for hanging out downtown and tailgating before the game. Last week, game day shuttles were upped from two to four, thanks to Mean Green Game Day transportation sponsor, Jagoe-Public. Fans love the…

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Dog Days in Mean Green Style

Relaxing in the grassy shade, eyes closed, white and golden-blonde hair dancing in the breeze, Ellie is tired. She works day-in and day-out without complaint. Lifting her head to check perimeters, because she’s never really off work, she considers how long it’s been since she went somewhere just for…

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The Denton CVB Turns 40

“This agreement made and entered into this 6 th day of January, 1976, by and between the City of Denton, Texas, a Municipal Corporation, hereinafter called “City”, and the Denton Chamber of Commerce, a non-profit corporation chartered under the Laws of the State of Texas, hereinafter called…

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Maybe Christmas Means a Little Bit More

Last Christmas, this happened. Like many people the week before Christmas, I was dashing around, trying to get last-minute holiday preparations wrapped up. The radio was on as I drove between errands. I was checking to dos off the list in my head when I heard the voice. “This morning, you brushed…

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