Bringing the Hill Country to North Texas

With live music, community fire pits, and 6,700-square-feet of covered space, Marty B’s in Bartonville, TX brings the feel of a Texas Hill Country resort to North Texas.

Their menu has a little bit of everything, including steaks, tacos, nachos, and barbecue. Finish your meal by making a s’more, or literally saddle up to their bar for a night cap!

If breakfast is more your style, hit up their take out window from 7:00-10:00am for  Marty’s Mom’s Breakfast, featuring homemade kolaches and breakfast tacos.

Check out Marty B’s at https://www.martybsplace.com/!

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Urban Alchemy Coffee

If you’re looking for a cozy coffee shop or a new Sunday brunch spot, our Fort Worth Business Development Manager Becky Eaton suggests Urban Alchemy Coffee + Wine Bar in Arlington.

Locally owned, Urban Alchemy has a little bit of everything, from biscuits and gravy to chocolate ganache cake. To check out their menu, head to https://www.urbanalchemy.bar/.

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The Core Coffee House

A motorcycle trip in May – what could
go wrong? The CoreWho knew that on May 10th, 2019 – it would be cold (well, 51 degrees) and damp (well, actually pouring rain) in the Kerrville area.  Jeff Wilt found himself in serious need of caffeine, warmth, and a dry seat in Medina, TX. 

Thank heaven he found The Core Coffee House on Hwy 16, featuring Espresso, Pizza and Prayer.  One addition, a wonderful small dog that had a 6 foot vertical – and proved it when encouraged.    Great people and a warm cuppa to cover all needs.

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Royal Annex Coffee

We try to bring you new and unique coffee shops on our blog, but we were surprised to find Joshua Rogg setting up his own coffee shop in our Royal Lane office this morning! Members of our team enjoyed freshly ground, Chemex® brewed coffee, and it definitely gives Starbucks a run for its money. Head to https://www.chemexcoffeemaker.com/ to learn more.

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Celebrate History – Invest in the Future

This week marks the 50th anniversary of
the Apollo 11 lunar landing,Alpha Testing - Apollo Anniversary and Space Center Houston is celebrating all week long! The highlight of the celebrations will be a day long outdoor festival on July 20th, including a Family STEM Zone, book signings, Apollo-themed learning experiences, and a concert featuring WALK THE MOON and Phillip Phillips. Click here for schedule and ticket information.

Did you know Alpha has worked on multiple projects at Johnson Space Center? One of these projects is Building 21 (pictured below), the Human Health and Performance Laboratory. This facility houses the biomedical research team which supports astronaut health, safety and performance. This team will be integral to NASA’s future explorations, including creating technologies that will one day allow humans to travel to Mars!

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Alpha’s Festive 4th!

Our Alpha family celebrated the 4th of July a little early last week, taking the opportunity to enjoy some food, fellowship, and even a photo booth! Here are some of our favorite pictures from the celebrations!

 

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Got Fireworks?

We’ve rounded up some of the best ways to celebrate the 4th of July throughout Texas. Whether you’re heading to a local parade, catching a ballgame, or just ready to watch some fireworks, we’ve found something for you! Check out the links below for events near you!

Dallas/Fort Worth

Houston

San Antonio

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