Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce’s 37th Annual Awards Luncheon

The luncheon held at Denton Country Club on Jan. 25 honored 2018 Citizen of the Year Jason Walter, executive director of the Cross Timbers YMCA. The President's Award winner was David Hodges with People's Mortgage.  Rookie of the Year went to Matt Tobben with State Farm Insurance, and Max Miller, Cross Timbers Gazette proprietor, was Ambassador of the Year. Kelly … Continued

Flower Mound Rotary 13th Annual Vine and Dine

On Jan. 26 at the Courtyard Dallas Flower Mound, pin-striped suits and flapper dresses were all the rage as the Flower Mound Rotary celebrated its 13th Annual Vine and Dine Fundraiser. Guests enjoyed a speakeasy, casino games and turtle races, along with fabulous wines, cuisine and auction prizes. All proceeds raised benefit the charities and civic service … Continued

Flower Mound Chamber Luncheon Honors Key Citizens and Businesses

Flower Mound Chamber’s Holiday Luncheon was held Dec. 4 at Courtyard by Marriott Dallas Flower Mound. Special honorees were Matt Tobben, Ambassador of the Month; Lantana Golf Club, Business of the Month; Tracy Sottiaux, Timber Creek Elementary, Teacher of the Month; Timber Creek Elementary, School of the Month; Lizzie Gallini,   Flower Mound High School: Student of the Month.  

Cross Timbers Rotary Holiday Luncheon Celebrates Truth and Valor

Cross Timbers Rotary Club hosted its annual Christmas luncheon at the Courtyard by Marriott Dallas Flower Mound on Dec. 14. Music was provided by Argyle High School's acapella choir, Remedy; and Harper Grace of American Idol fame. Col. Matthew Amidon was the keynote speaker, and Argyle High school's theater troupe performed the timeless The Gift of the Magi. Photography by Mixed Media … Continued

Wellington Elementary Students Ring Bell for Salvation Army

Marlene Price's Wellington Elementary second-grade class helped “ring” in the holiday season with the Salvation Army during a visit to the Walmart Neighborhood Market. "We spend a lot of time in class throughout the year talking about how we can give to others and spread kindness to those around us, so it only seemed fitting to … Continued

Our Village Glows Tradition Delivers Christmas Spirit

On Nov. 17, Our Village Glows kicked off the community's holiday season by continuing the festive tradition organized by the Highland Village Women’s Club, the City of Highland Village and the Shops at Highland Village.  The event featured musical entertainment, children's activities, Santa's arrival on a fire truck and the lighting of a 60-foot Christmas tree and LED … Continued

CACDC Breakfast for Champions

On Nov. 1, the annual Champion for Children Breakfast, benefitting Children's Advocacy Center for Denton County, took place at the UNT Gateway Center. The keynote speaker was Aly Raisman, the U.S. Olympic gold medal gymnast. She delivered a powerful message about systems that do not protect children and what needs to change. Photography by PEACHY PERSPECTIVES PHOTOGRAPHY … Continued

Journey to Dream’s Sixth Annual DREAM BIG GALA

Money Matters hosted the Sixth Annual DREAM BIG Gala on Nov. 10 at the Hilton Garden Inn Lewisville. This year’s theme was “Get in the Game!” Community leaders, celebrity athletes and several hundred guests committed to eradicating youth homelessness while enjoying a festive night of football, amazing food, spectacular live and silent auctions, and fun.  Photography by Heather Trumbauer … Continued

Second Annual Park Place Luxury & Supercar Showcase

On Oct. 13 at the Four Seasons Las Colinas, nearly 3,000 people gathered to benefit the Momentous Institute. Park Place’s Ken Schnitzer presented the keys to a $55,000 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van to Momentous to aid their work with more than 6,000 kids and their families annually. Guests viewed $100 million worth of rare vehicles from manufacturers, collectors and … Continued

Flower Mound Chamber Commerce’s 21st Anniversary Fiesta!

On Oct. 27, at the Embassy Suites Grapevine, 600-plus attendees, including elected officials, business leaders and friends gathered to celebrate doing business FloMo-style. Guests enjoyed a live and silent auction, casino games and music from the Tanner Fenoglio Band. The Flower Mound Chamber supports the business community for the economic prosperity of Flower Mound and surrounding cities.   Photography: Mixed Media Creations   … Continued