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Texas News
12:46 pm
Tue May 13, 2014

The Texas-California Sriracha Brawl is Now a Taiwanese Cartoon

Governors Jerry Brown
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Originally published on Tue May 13, 2014 12:06 pm

Attempts to lure the makers of Sriracha to Texas aren’t going unnoticed – although this latest round of attention may not be what the popular hot sauce is after.

Yesterday, a bipartisan group of Texas politicians, business people and agricultural representatives visited Huy Fong Foods in Irwindale, California – the company that makes Sriracha sauce.

The company is staying in California for now, despite complaints from neighbors. But it may open a second plant in the Lone Star State.

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Development
10:34 am
Fri April 4, 2014

Rapoport Academy Renovates Old Paul Quinn Building

The Gomez Administration Building will be renovated to make way for an expansion of Rapoport Academy's high school program.
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Waco’s Rapoport Academy is renovating an old building on its campus. It’s one of the first projects in the Texas Main Street development along East Waco’s Elm Avenue. The school is financing the project with a mix of private donations and help from the city.

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