Irving

Faith and Hope

Jul 20, 2016 By Eric Benson

The country’s largest group of Muslims live in Texas, yet many of them don’t feel welcome here. A few young and progressive leaders—like Irving imam Omar Suleiman—are working to change that.

Ahmed Mohamed
Time of Fear

Oct 21, 2015 By Dave Mann

What the story of Ahmed Mohamed and his clock tells us about our culture of hysteria.

FM Smoke House

Aug 8, 2014 By Daniel Vaughn

FM Smoke House began with sous vide brisket and bacon grease injections. The owners of Holy Grail Pub in Plano had some success with inventive barbecue items at their weekend “Smoke Out” barbecue events, so they brought some of those ideas along when they branched out last year into Irving…

Exxposé

Jan 21, 2013 By Bryan Burrough

What lies beneath the hood of ExxonMobil, the world’s largest oil company?

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Jan 20, 2013 By Texas Monthly

From dinosaurs roaming the Paluxy in Glen Rose to Lance Armstrong joining his first cycling team in Richardson

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Jan 20, 2013 By Texas Monthly

From dinosaurs roaming the Paluxy in Glen Rose to Lance Armstrong joining his first cycling team in Richardson

The Last Pageant Show

Jan 20, 2013 By Christopher Kelly

Faced with stiff competition from reality shows, is the decades-long tradition of Miss Texas in decline? Not if a few determined queens can help it.

ExxonMobil Tops Fortune 500

May 9, 2012 By Jason Cohen

With $452.9 billion in revenue and profits surging to $41.1 billion, the Irving-based company reclaimed the number one spot from Walmart.

Are Twinkies in Peril?

Jan 11, 2012 By Sonia Smith

Irving-based Hostess Brands, the maker of the indestructible snack cake, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection for the second time since 2004.

Exxon’s Generosity

Aug 31, 1999 By Ann Castle

• EXXON, IRVING, $4.45 MILLION More than $3.4 million in unrestricted gifts to 69 Texas colleges and universities, including Abilene Christian University, Rice University, in Houston, Trinity University, in San Antonio, and the University of Texas at Austin. The gifts were made under the Exxon Education Foundation’s matching gift…