Chick-fil-A to open in Colleyville, Celebrate Roanoke faces cancellation: News from DFW

The fast-food chain serves chicken sandwiches, chicken nuggets, waffle fries and breakfast items. (Courtesy Chick-fil-A)
The fast-food chain serves chicken sandwiches, chicken nuggets, waffle fries and breakfast items. (Courtesy Chick-fil-A)

The fast-food chain serves chicken sandwiches, chicken nuggets, waffle fries and breakfast items. (Courtesy Chick-fil-A)

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Grapevine, Colleyville, Southlake

Construction on new Chick-fil-A location in Colleyville to begin in August

The city of Colleyville provided an updated timeline for a new Chick-fil-A restaurant that will open at 5150 Colleyville Blvd., Colleyville. Construction on the new location for the fast food chain is expected to begin in August with a goal to open in early 2021, according to the city.

Timeline: See major dates since Texas' reopening that affect Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake



This timeline tracks reopening efforts amid the COVID-19 pandemic in Texas as well as the recent surge in cases and the subsequent re-closures. This information was accurate as of the press time of the paper this originally appeared in, which was July 9.

Richardson

Second-hand store with philanthropic mission opens in Richardson


Simply Thrifty opened July 14 at 580 W. Arapaho Road, Ste. 199, Richardson. The shop sells second-hand clothing, furniture and household items.

Frisco

First Citizens Bank location under construction in Frisco

First Citizens Bank will open a branch early next year near the intersection of Lebanon Road and Old Lebanon Road in Frisco. The new branch, which is currently under construction, will be 6,900 square feet and two stories tall.

California Pizza Kitchen closes Frisco location at Stonebriar Centre

California Pizza Kitchen closed its Frisco location at Stonebriar Center in mid-July. A company spokesperson said the closure was "until further notice" due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and "related lease challenges" with its landlord.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

City officials weigh options for Celebrate Roanoke, consider canceling event

Officials with the city of Roanoke have considered canceling the city’s annual Celebrate Roanoke event in October.

Trinity Preparatory Academy of Keller relocating for 2021-22 school year

Private Christian school Trinity Preparatory Academy will relocate to a new facility for the 2021-22 school year.

McKinney

Software startup company Invene to relocate to McKinney with grant

Invene, a health care software development company, has announced it will move its headquarters to McKinney from its current location at The University of Texas at Dallas, Venture Development Center.

Makenzie Plusnick, William C. Wadsack, Miranda Jaimes, Ian Pribanic and Gavin Pugh contributed to this report.



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Hot Body Yoga in Frisco is now under new ownership. (Courtesy Hot Body Yoga)
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Frisco City Council again tables rezoning proposal for $1B development called The Link

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The Omni PGA Frisco Resort will open in spring 2023. (Rendering courtesy Omni Hotels & Resorts)
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Jakes Burgers and Beer locations in North Texas, including in Frisco, under new ownership

The restaurant is known for its locally sourced beef burgers and selection of local brews and Texas spirits.

Construction is complete at The Offices Three at Frisco Station. (Courtesy VanTrust Real Estate)
Construction completed on The Offices Three at Frisco Station

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Unofficial election results on May 1 show incumbent John Keating defeated challenger JP Schade by 75.8% to 24.2% in the Frisco City Council Place 1 race. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Keating defeats Schade, keeps Frisco City Council Place 1 seat

Unofficial election results on May 1 show incumbent John Keating defeated challenger JP Schade by 75.8% to 24.2% in the Frisco City Council Place 1 race.

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White, Pelham heading to runoff election for Place 3 on Frisco City Council

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Unofficial election results on May 1 show incumbent René Archambault defeated challenger Evelyn Brooks by 58% to 42% in the Frisco ISD Place 7 race. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Archambault defeats Brooks, keeps Frisco ISD Place 7 seat

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Three incumbents faced challengers vying for seats on the Collin College board of trustees in the May 1 election. (Courtesy Collin College)
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Three incumbents face challengers vying for seats on the Collin College board of trustees in the May 1 election. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. (Courtesy Collin College)
3 incumbents face challengers in elections for Collin College board of trustees seats

Three incumbents face challengers vying for seats on the Collin College board of trustees in the May 1 election. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.