DFW’s richest women lead this week’s 5 hottest Fort Worth headlines
Editor’s note: A lot has happened this week so here is your chance to be caught up with. Read on for the week’s most popular headlines.
1. 4 Dallas-Fort Worth entrepreneurs ranked among Forbes ‘richest self-made women for 2020. Eight Texas women entrepreneurs appear on Forbes’ new list of America’s richest self-made women, four from Dallas-Fort Worth. To be in the elite club, women had to accumulate wealth on their own instead of inheriting or gaining it.
2. The 7 Best and Brightest Drive-Through Light Displays in Dallas-Fort Worth. Like the Grinch it is, coronavirus stole a lot of things from us – but it can’t dampen our vacation spirit. When it comes to experiencing Christmas lights, 2020 looks happier and brighter than ever thanks to the number of Christmas light events taking place on the trails around Dallas-Fort Worth this year.
3. The new Kimpton Hotel in Fort Worth is home to an exciting Italian restaurant. The Kimpton Harper Hotel in downtown Fort Worth won’t open until the spring of 2021, but there is exciting news regarding two new restaurants that will be located inside. Refinery 714 will be a penthouse bar and lounge, and Il Modo will be a vibrant restaurant and bar serving Italian cuisine with a modern sensibility.
4. Coronavirus spikes tell Dallas-Fort Worth to double. COVID-19 cases have increased dramatically in Fort Worth, Texas and across the country, leading to warnings from lawmakers and health officials to double up antivirus practices. On November 18, Fort Worth saw an alarming surge in the number of positive cases – and that included Mayor Betsy Price and her husband.
5. Fort Worth’s newest music venue opens the curtain in Near Southside. Exciting news for the Fort Worth concert scene: Tulips FTW, the city’s newest local music venue, finally opened its doors on Friday November 20th. After Tulips pushed back its planned opening in August, Tulips is making its debut with two-week opening events.