National Night Out 2017 is October 3rd!!!

Mark Your Calendar To Take a Bite Out of Crime National Night against Crime will be Tuesday October 3rd from 6-8 PM in the yard at 1800 Washington Ave. Mark your calendar, this is one of those really big Fairmount parties you don’t want to miss. A bounce house for the

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Holiday Safety Tips

By Madelyn Gibbs As we approach this year’s holiday season, the Fort Worth Fire Department wants everyone to enjoy their time with family and friends as safely as possible. The holidays are a high time for cooking related incidents. While we know that even with the best preparation and precautions,

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Homeowner offers insight into benefits of home tour

by Robert Wedding My name is Robert Wedding and I have lived in Fairmount for eight years. This year will be my second occasion to have my house be a part of the Fairmount Tour of Historic Homes and I just wanted to write a few lines and share the

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Original wood windows worth keeping older homes

by Roxanna Latifi Unless you were one of the lucky ones who bought a Fairmount home with windows already restored, you can probably tell how windy it is outside from the comfort of your couch. Old windows that have been left to deteriorate or left to the bonds of paint

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State markers denote highest honor awarded to historic structures

by Stacy Luecker, director of communications While the Fairmount Historic District is on the National Register of Historic Places and many of the houses in Fairmount are contributing structures to the district, many of the houses are also eligible for individual recognition as Recorded Texas Historic Landmarks. RTHLs are properties

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