Welcome to The Tribute
Located in The Colony, Texas, just minutes from the North Dallas Tollway, lies The Tribute. This premier 1,600-acre master planned community on a private Lake Lewisville peninsula offers a life unlike any other. Amenities include a resort-style pool, splash park, scenic trails, a playground and more than 600 acres of park and recreational space. The picturesque open area enhances the natural habitat for a wide variety of birds and wildlife, while helping to retain a balanced ecosystem. Located in the “Recognized” Little Elm ISD with an on-site K-8 STEM Academy, it’s also home to 36 holes of golf at the award-winning Old American Golf Club and Tribute Golf Links and Guest House.
Come see The Tribute for yourself. It’s a beautiful way of life and it’s anything but ordinary.
Little Elm ISD Opens Doors to Prestwick STEM Academy
Innovative K-8 STEM is School of the Future
(September 15, 2014—LITTLE ELM) Little Elm ISD announced it has opened the doors to the new Prestwick Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) K-8 Academy, one of the first of its kind in Texas. Acting Superintendent of Schools Matthew Gutierrez says the first two weeks of school at the STEM Academy was smooth and seamless.
“We had a pivotal first few weeks and the feedback from parents, teachers and students has all been very positive,” said Gutierrez. “Parents like the layout and when they walk in the school, they can see the learning taking place.” Read more »
Meet Ryan Blumkin, Vice President of Nebraska Furniture Mart
Last month, Matthews Southwest sat down with Ryan Blumkin to find out more about Nebraska Furniture Mart’s largest store coming to The Colony.
Q. How did you determine that Texas was the next state ready for a Nebraska Furniture Mart?
A: Very early on, it was apparent to us that Texas was ready for a Nebraska Furniture Mart. The overall growth of Texas, more specifically the Dallas and North Texas area, in particular, caught our attention. With an estimated growth that the Dallas MSA would occur between 2011 and the slated opening of the store in Spring of 2015 to be more than the current at the time population of Omaha, Nebraska was something we couldn’t pass up. While growth was a huge factor, the friendliness, pro-business and go-getter mentality of the all the individuals we met with throughout Texas and The Colony leadership helped to solidify our decision and be partners in building what we believe will be the highest volume home furnishings retail store in America. Read more »