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Oun said he perfected his fried chicken recipe over a six-month period. (Courtesy Mother Clucker)
Oun said he perfected his fried chicken recipe over a six-month period. (Courtesy Mother Clucker)

Oun said he perfected his fried chicken recipe over a six-month period. (Courtesy Mother Clucker)

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Colleyville-based Mother Clucker offers combinations of chicken, fries, sauces

Mother Clucker opened in Colleyville in June 2019. Before that, owner David Oun undertook a six-month trial period to perfect his chicken recipes, he said.

OUCH Orthopedics relocates practice in Southlake

Effective May 4, OUCH Orthopedics has moved to a new Southlake location at 431 E. Hwy. 114, Southlake.



Wedding cooperative now open in Richardson

The Darling Co. opened at 111 E. Polk St., Richardson, on June 1. The shop is a cooperative among seven vendors in the wedding industry, including hair and makeup artists, floral services and photography services.

Richardson restaurant Mumtaz specializes in Punjabi cuisine

People come to Mumtaz for the tikka masala, the lamb curry and the mixed grill, which is a combination of tandoori-cooked meats and vegetables, owner Kulwinder Dhaliwal said.

Starbucks to reopen its Northside location on UT Dallas campus

The Starbucks at Northside on the UT Dallas campus is reopening June 8. Just two days after its grand opening, the coffee shop temporarily closed its doors at 800 Synergy Park Blvd., Ste. 101, Richardson, due to the coronavirus pandemic.

SugarBacon in downtown McKinney to reopen under new ownership

After closing in September last year, SugarBacon Proper Kitchen will reopen with a new owner. With Mike Kim at the helm, the restaurant plans to have a soft opening June 4, and a grand opening will be held in the coming weeks.

Argentinian empanada restaurant now open in Northeast Fort Worth

Argentinian empanada restaurant Del Campo Empanadas officially opened May 20 at 10724 N. Beach St., Fort Worth.

Ian Pribanic, Gavin Pugh, Makenzie Plusnick, Olivia Lueckemeyer and Miranda Jaimes contributed to this report.



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Raymond James will open a location at The Offices Two at Frisco Station. (Courtesy VanTrust Real Estate)
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Lewisville ISD to convert more campuses to STEM academies

Lewisville ISD is converting four middle school campuses and one elementary campus to STEM academies for the 2021-22 school year.

Denton County has been hosting mega vaccination clinics at Texas Motor Speedway. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Denton County is begining to see a "slight improvement" in COVID-19 cases, according to Matt Richardson, director of public health.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommended health providers pause distribution of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine April 13. (Olivia Aldridge/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Hub providers in Dallas, Harris and Travis counties have all announced they will follow the recommendations and pause distribution of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

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Declining COVID-19 cases in Lewisville ISD brings changes, including shorter school day for 2021-22

Lewisville ISD will return to a standard seven-hour and 15-minute school day next year, according to administrators.

This rendering of Frisco ISD's first intermediate campus shows the view from northbound Alma Road. (Courtesy Huckabee)
Frisco ISD unveils design for first intermediate campus for fifth, sixth grades in McKinney

Frisco ISD unveiled proposed designs April 12 for its first intermediate campus planned on the district's east side in McKinney.

Daniel Stockton, Frisco ISD's executive director of government and legal affairs (left) reviews a chart tracking positive COVID-19 cases among students and staff since November at the April 12 school board meeting. (Valerie Wigglesworth/Community Impact Newspaper)
Frisco ISD updates quarantine guidelines for COVID-19

Frisco ISD has updated its guidelines for close-contact quarantines related to COVID-19.

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$21M in rental assistance available in Denton County through Eviction Diversion Program

This eviction diversion program aims to prevent homelessness during the pandemic by helping tenants to stay in their homes and compensating landlords for unpaid rent.

The expanded pre-kindergarten program was discussed at Frisco ISD's board of trustees meeting on April 12. (Valerie Wigglesworth/Community Impact Newspaper)
Frisco ISD full-day pre-K program to expand for 2021-22 school year

Frisco ISD is opening registration on April 19 for an expanded full-day pre-kindergarten program for the 2021-22 school year.

Collin County has launched its Emergency Rental Assistance Program to provide residential rent and utility assistance for county residents. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Collin County offers assistance to renters and landlords affected financially by COVID-19

Collin County has launched its Emergency Rental Assistance Program to provide residential rent and utility assistance for county residents.