Category Archives: Business

Chamber of Commerce hosts 2017 Community Awards ceremony

Rodney DeBaun accepts the Citizen of the Year Award at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce Community Awards Ceremony. @Bob Fitch – 2018


Thursday night, the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce held its annual Community Awards Ceremony at Asia Times Square honoring individuals, nonprofit organizations and business that served the community in 2017.

Ribbon cutting ceremony for Texas Health Emergency Room

Ashely Anson, CEO Texas Health Hospital, cuts ribbon at ribbon cutting ceremony for the Texas Health Emergency Room – ©Bob Fitch – 2018


Texas Health Emergency Room hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony with the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce on January 18 to celebrate the opening on December 18 of the new emergency room located at 901 West Jefferson

Texas Health Resources emergency room opens

Texas Health Resources opened its new Grand Prairie emergency room at 7am Monday, December 18, 2017. Open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, the new facility is located at 901 W Jefferson St. in Grand Prairie, TX, just off S Carrier Parkway.

IKEA Celebrates Grand Opening of Grand Prairie Store

Thousands line-up in the early morning frigid temperature for the grand opening of the IKEA store. Some have camped out for two days in front of the store to receive special offers and free gifts. ©Bob Fitch – 2017

Thousands braved the frigid temperature to take advantage of the special offers at today’s Grand Opening Ceremony of the IKEA Grand Prairie. Many camped outside the store for two days to receive one of the limited number of free furniture items given to the first customers.