Richardson car show to carry on, part of Keller trail to close: DFW business, community news

The annual Heights Car Show will look slightly different from years past. (Courtesy David Alvey)
The annual Heights Car Show will look slightly different from years past. (Courtesy David Alvey)

The annual Heights Car Show will look slightly different from years past. (Courtesy David Alvey)

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Richardson

The Heights Car Show to host socially distanced event and food drive


The team behind the annual Heights Car Show has found a creative way to host the event after it was called off in April.

Sakhuu Thai Cuisine now open in Richardson



Sakhuu Thai Cuisine opened July 9 in Richardson in the Eastside development at 1811 N. Greenville Ave., Ste. 400. The restaurant, which also has a location in Dallas, serves a variety of dishes, such as sakhuu stuffed wings, Bangkok lo mein noodles and panang curry.

Rallye Auto Service shutters Richardson repair shop

Rallye Auto Service closed its downtown Richardson location at 103 W. Main St. Richardson, on May 1. The family-owned auto repair shop offers factory scheduled maintenance and repairs on domestic, Asian and European vehicles.

Frisco

Walker Plastic Surgery to offer surgical, nonsurgical cosmetic procedures in Frisco

Walker Plastic Surgery will open July 20 at 12950 Dallas Parkway, Ste. 200, Frisco. Dr. Nicholas Walker will offer surgical and nonsurgical options for cosmetic procedures for the face, the body and the breasts.

McKinney

Upcoming McKinney restaurant Black & Horn suspends opening plans

The owners of a new restaurant in downtown McKinney have confirmed they are walking away from the project. Black & Horn announced plans to open at 216 E. Virginia St. in downtown McKinney last summer. However, the restaurant will not be opening in that location after all and relinquished the space, owner Chris Ford confirmed.

Grapevine-Colleyville-Southlake

Lexus Grapevine dealership is now under new ownership

Asbury Automotive Group has acquired the Lexus Grapevine dealership at 901 E. SH 114, Grapevine, according to a July 6 announcement.

Lewisville-Flower Mound-Highland Village

Highland Village delays community build for Kids Kastle until 2021

The community build for Highland Village's Kids Kastle is delayed once again due to the coronavirus pandemic, this time until 2021.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

Portion of Keller trail system will temporarily close

Keller city officials announced July 8 that a portion of the city’s trail system will close for a roughly two-month period.

Texas

Texas restaurants, businesses not required to disclose positive COVID-19 cases

Amid public health concerns due to the COVID-19 pandemic, restaurants and businesses across Texas are looking for guidance in the event that employees test positive for the virus.

Gavin Pugh, Elizabeth Ucles, Liesbeth Powers, Mackenzie Plusnick, Olivia Lueckemeyer and Miranda Jaimes contributed to this report.



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