J Parker Custom Homes closes Frisco location

J Parker Custom Homes closed at 6699 Main St., Frisco. The company custom-built and designed homes. www.facebook.com/homesbyjparkercustom


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Sugaring is done with sugar paste—a substance made of sugar, water and lemon juice.

Terry Ellis opened Consignment Crush in February 2020. (Karen Chaney/Community Impact Newspaper)
Consignment Crush offers eclectic goods to Frisco community

Ellis and business associate Randy Jacobs were driving down Oak Street in downtown Frisco in The Rail District shopping area when they saw a quaint house that was zoned for commercial use and knew they had found the home for her business.

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Sweet Tees clothing store relocates inside Frisco's Stonebriar Centre

The mall's home for Simply Southern apparel has moved near Barnes & Noble.

Gov. Greg Abbott announced the date for a second special legislative session. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)
Gov. Abbott announces second special session agenda

The special session will be Aug. 7 with 17 items on the agenda ranging from bail reform to employment.

Plans for the Ritchey Gin building on First Street now call for a 12,000- to 15,000-square-foot brewery. (Courtesy Nack Development and Cross Architects)
Brewery, restaurant planned for Ritchey Gin building at The Rail District in Frisco

A tenant for the brewery is expected to be selected by the end of 2021. 

The Sample House will close Aug. 21 at 3231 Preston Road, Ste. 6, Frisco. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
The Sample House to close Frisco store in August

The brand has other locations in Dallas, Allen, Plano and Southlake.

Taco Ocho is now open in McKinney. (Courtesy Taco Ocho)
Taco Ocho opens in McKinney; Hoff's Steaks & Steins coming to Frisco and more DFW-area news

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Q&A: Greg Smith, executive director of Fast Growth School Coalition

Greg Smith is the former superintendent of Clear Creek ISD and became executive director of Fast Growth School Coalition in December 2020. 

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Frisco ISD will offer temporary virtual learning for students through grade six

Online classes will be available for the first nine weeks of the school year for lower grade levels.

On the Spot Jewelry & Watch Repair will reopen Aug. 9 at a new location, 3231 Preston Road, Ste. 10, Frisco. (Matt Payne/Community Impact Newspaper)
On the Spot Jewelry & Watch Repair in Frisco to reopen in new location

All work is completed in-house, and the team works with gold, platinum, palladium and sterling silver.

Hoff's Steaks & Steins soft-opened in July at 5454 Main St., Ste. 123, Frisco. (Courtesy Hoff's Steaks & Steins)
Grand opening of Hoff's Steaks & Steins in Frisco is Aug. 13

Already soft-opened, the steakhouse serves artisan steaks, ribs and beef that are sourced from local farms.