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Plano’s Chamberlain Ballet takes part in Texas Health arts initiative

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas hosted Plano’s Chamberlain Ballet for a special performance of "The Nutcracker" on Dec. 7.


Noah's Event Venue announces closures in Plano, other locations

Noah's Event Venue in Plano will close Aug. 5, creating uncertainty around a number of weddings and other events that had been scheduled at the facility after that date.


Bullock Texas State History Museum to unveil month-long Hurricane Harvey exhibit Friday

For one month starting this week, the Bullock Texas State History Museum will run an exhibition sharing personal accounts of what happened when Hurricane Harvey hit the coast in August.



Final showings at Plano Children's Theatre, plus 3 other things to know this week in Plano: Oct. 31-Nov. 4

A send-off production of Young Frankenstein and a screening of Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho come just in time …


George Strait to play one Texas show in upcoming concert schedule

Country music legend George Strait’s upcoming concert schedule includes one stop in his home state of Texas, according to a news release Oct. 30. He is slated to perform an exclusive show titled “Strait Texas,” on June 3, 2018 at The Frank Erwin Center in Austin as part of the venue’s 40th-anniversary celebration.



Update: Plano cancels its contract with Starfest organizers

Correction: The original update said that the announcement was made Tuesday morning instead of Thursday morning. The story has been updated to reflect the accurate day of the week.



Calling all songwriters: Texas Songwriter U contest opens 4th season

For the 4th year, Texas Songwriter U is taking applications for the Nov. 1-3 program where selected applicants will get to work with award-winning songwriters Jon Randall and Liz Rose.



12 amusement, water parks to visit in Texas this summer

Everything is bigger in Texas, including its amusement and water parks. From Galveston Island to San Antonio, here are 12 ways to cool down or catch a thrill this summer.


7 things to do Memorial Day weekend in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, May 26-29

For those not traveling this Memorial Weekend, here are seven things to do in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.



7 ways to celebrate Earth Day 2017 in the DFW Metroplex

Each year Earth Day is celebrated on April 22. On this day various events are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection. There are several events happening in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex the weekend of April 22 to celebrate Earth Day.







Plano Children’s Theatre 'breaks ground' on new space at The Shops at Willow Bend

The North Texas Performing Arts’ Plano Children’s Theatre “broke ground” on its new space today at the Shops at Willow Bend.


Shops at Legacy announces 2017 music series Legacy Live

The Shops at Legacy announced its list of live music performances from local guitarists, saxophonists, violinists, duos and keyboardists.




How to choose the right summer camp: 12 tips for every parent

Points to consider when choosing a summer camp for your child:


Ballet, fly fishing, Holi celebrations: 7 things to do in Plano this weekend, March 10-12

From theater performances to Holi festivals and a St. Patrick’s Day run, there are plenty of events to attend in Plano this weekend.


Lane closures, movie showings, art exhibits: 5 things to know in Plano this week, Feb. 20-23

From various lane closures near the Dallas North Tollway to the showing of "Finding Dory" at Schimelpfenig Library, here are some things to follow in Plano this week.




Travel guide highlights Lone Star State's Black history

African-Americans have left their mark in Texas history all around the state, but in an effort to help history buffs and inquisitive Texans find places of interest, the Texas Historical Commission updated its “African Americans in Texas: A Lasting Legacy” travel guide for this year’s Black History Month.