Read recent business news from Community Impact Newspaper's coverage of the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

4 Frisco restaurant owners explain why they did not open their dining rooms on May 1

While Texas restaurants could reopen dining rooms at 25% occupancy on May 1, some Frisco establishments have decided to stick with to-go only service instead.

McKinney restaurant The Donut Kitchen announces it will close in May

The Donut Kitchen in downtown McKinney has announced its last day of business will be May 16.

Keller, Roanoke, Northeast Fort Worth businesses react to fewer COVID-19 restrictions

As the owner of a small, locally owned business, Rick Rice, the manager of Soccer Post on Main Street in Keller, said the goal is to be able to take care of customers in the surrounding area.

Lewisville, Flower Mound, Highland Village business owners take varied approaches to first phase of reopening

Business owners in Lewisville, Flower Mound and Highland Village are adapting to new state guidelines that allow for the partial reopening of restaurants and retailers.

Gallery: Some residents return to Plano restaurants, retailers as businesses gradually reopen

Some residents returned to shops and restaurants today as the state began to loosen coronavirus-related restrictions on businesses. Texas restaurants and retail businesses were able to reopen at 25% occupancy on May 1.

Elizabeth Ucles, Miranda Jaimes, Ian Pribanic, Anna Herod and Liesbeth Powers contributed to this report.