Quarter-pound cookies coming to McKinney, Rockbox Fitness opens in Flower Mound: News from DFW

Mary's Mountain Cookies will bring soft, quarter-pound cookies to McKinney. (Courtesy Mary's Mountain Cookies)
Mary's Mountain Cookies will bring soft, quarter-pound cookies to McKinney. (Courtesy Mary's Mountain Cookies)

Mary's Mountain Cookies will bring soft, quarter-pound cookies to McKinney. (Courtesy Mary's Mountain Cookies)

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McKinney

Mary's Mountain Cookies comes to McKinney with first Texas location

Mary's Mountain Cookies is expected to open in downtown McKinney in mid-August.

The store will sell freshly baked cookies from the Colorado-based shop, known for its soft quarter-pound cookies and other mountain-style treats.



Software startup company Invene relocates to McKinney with grant

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

Grapevine-Colleyville-Southlake

Inspired Wings Fashion opens boutique clothing store in Grapevine

Inspired Wings Fashion held a grand opening event July 11 at 424 S. Main St., Grapevine. The boutique clothing store sells women's apparel, including tops, bottoms, rompers and jumpsuits, shoes, bath products and other accessories.

Flower Mound

Boxing studio Rockbox Fitness opens in Flower Mound

The newly opened Rockbox Fitness gym, located at 1141 Flower Mound Road, Ste. 600, Flower Mound, opened July 20. It offers boxing, kickboxing and functional training for its members.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

The Birch Racquet and Lawn Club open for outdoor use in Keller

According to staff, the club’s indoor facility, which will feature multiple courts and a cafe, is expected to open near the end of August.

Ian Pribanic, Gavin Pugh, Miranda Jaimes and Liesbeth Powers contributed to this report.



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