FNA board positions open, candidates discuss qualifications

The Fairmount Neighborhood Association board has a few positions open that will be filled via vote of the membership at the upcoming General Meeting on Tuesday, August 23. The open positions are for Communications, Finance, Preservation and Safety. You can learn a little more about each candidate and their background

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General meeting and FNA elections to be held Aug. 23

Join us for the monthly general meeting at The Bastion, 2100 Hemphill, Tuesday, August 23 at 7 p.m. Murray Miller, new HP Officer for Fort Worth, will be our guest speaker at the meeting. Don’t miss this great chance to meet him! Also, we will be electing a few new

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WineHaus

Join us for our August social at WineHaus

Join us Friday, August 19 for this month’s Fairmount Social (6:30-8:30) upstairs at the cool (both hip AND air-conditioned!) WineHaus – 1628 Park Place Ave. Current Fairmount Neighborhood Association members will receive a ticket for a free glass of wine or beer. Prospective FNA members may join at a pro-rated

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Fairmount Community Library

Fairmount Community Library expands offerings

by Sara Karashin Since its reopening in 2015, the Fairmount Community Library’s unofficial motto has been “More Than Just Books” and that statement has never been more true than it is now. While the lounge has just been updated with new bookshelves and the card cataloguing process continues with new

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july social

Join us for our neighborhood social on July 15

The Fairmount Neighborhood Association sponsors monthly socials for Fairmount neighbors. Refreshments are provided and it offers an opportunity to meet new residents and learn more about what is happening in the neighborhood in a relaxed setting. Sometimes socials are held at houses when a homeowner offers to open up their

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Fairmount Ferals vs. Ryan Place Flyers softball game July 4

Join the Ryan Place and Fairmount neighborhoods for the Ryan Place Flyers vs. the Fairmount Ferals softball game in Daggett Park (1000 Elizabeth Blvd., Fort Worth, TX 76110) following the Ryan Place parade on July 4 (noon is an approximate time). Everyone is invited — you don’t have to live in

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Pledge Fort Worth

Do your part to pick up litter

by John McFarlane Litter is prevalent here in Fairmount. We live in an urban neighborhood, surrounded by many businesses and busy streets. Litter blows in from Hemphill, 8th Avenue, and Rosedale. People throw trash out of their cars and kids in neighborhood schools throw trash on the ground. Here are some

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Grammer-Pierce House

New Registered Texas Historic Landmark dedicated

We are proud to have a new Registered Texas Historic Landmark in our neighborhood! The Grammer-Pierce House marker dedication was held on May 7, 2016 in the Fairmount National Historic District in Fort Worth, Texas. Maurice Pierce and Bobby Grammer unveiled the marker. The house was deemed a Recorded Texas

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BREWED Fest 2016

JOIN US May 22 for BREWED Fest 2016

COMMUNITY AT ITS BEST! Join us in Fairmount Park on May 22 from 5-8 p.m. for Coffee lovers vs. Beer lovers in a Whiffle Ball game for charity! Last years game was one of the best events of the year. The Bean Monsters took home the trophy last year. This

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Everything HOME TOUR for May 7-8

Home Tour is THIS WEEKEND! Don’t forget about the Home Tour Parade Saturday morning, May 7, at 10 a.m. We’d love to see a crowd! And don’t forget to buy your home tour tickets NOW. They are only $15 until Friday at midnight then you will have to wait and

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