Chipotle coming to Plano, Messina Hof in Grapevine innovates winery for customers: News from DFW

Chipotle Mexican Grill is planning to open a new Plano location in early 2021 on Independence Parkway. (Courtesy Chipotle Mexican Grill)
Chipotle Mexican Grill is planning to open a new Plano location in early 2021 on Independence Parkway. (Courtesy Chipotle Mexican Grill)

Chipotle Mexican Grill is planning to open a new Plano location in early 2021 on Independence Parkway. (Courtesy Chipotle Mexican Grill)

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Plano

New Chipotle location coming to Plano in 2021


Chipotle Mexican Grill plans to open a new Plano location in early 2021 at 6917 Independence Parkway, Plano. A company spokesperson confirmed the general timeline and said no additional info is available at this time. The fast-casual restaurant offers a variety of burritos, tacos, bowls and salads.

Richardson



The Velvet Snout relocates to new facility

The Velvet Snout relocated June 1 to its new location at 1010 Hampshire Lane, Richardson. The business, formerly located at 1230 E. Belt Line Road, Richardson, offers dog grooming, day care and overnight boarding.

ROUNDUP: Here are the latest business and restaurant closures in Richardson

Check out the latest on business and restaurant closings in Richardson since May.

Grapevine-Colleyville-Southlake

Messina Hof winery in Grapevine leans on local customer base after GrapeFest cancellation

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Messina Hof has been innovating how it caters to its local customer base.

Lewisville

Billiard Factory to close in Lewisville, merge with Plano location


Billiard Factory expects to close Aug. 9 in Lewisville. The store, located at 2061 S. Stemmons Freeway, Lewisville, will then join the existing location in Plano, 4000 Hedgcoxe Road. The company sells pool tables and accessories, dart boards, bars and stools, and other game room products.

Makenzie Plusnick, Daniel Houston, Liesbeth Powers and Gavin Pugh contributed to this report.



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Between Sept. 18-24, Denton County reported 479 new COVID-19 cases, and Collin County reported 711. (Community Impact staff)
Collin, Denton counties reported 1,190 combined new COVID-19 cases in past week

Between Sept. 18-24, Denton County reported 479 new COVID-19 cases, and Collin County reported 711.

Jennifer Skidonenko and Rep. Jared Patterson had the opportunity to discuss their platforms as candidates in the November election at a candidate forum hosted by the Frisco Chamber of Commerce. (Image compilation by Miranda Jaimes/Community Impact Newspaper)
Frisco Chamber hosts candidate forum for state, county races

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The city of Frisco and GRBK Edgewood LLC entered into a development agreement to revise the layout and amenities for the park space near Eldorado Parkway and Coit Road. (Site plan courtesy city of Frisco)
Development plans for two city parks submitted to Frisco Planning & Zoning Commission

City parks on the east and west ends of Frisco are in the works, according to recently submitted site plans.

Harvest Hall will have seven kitchens in total as well as a bar area. (Courtesy LDWW Group)
Grapevine dining hall to host 6 new restaurants and more DFW news

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Gov. Greg Abbott on July 27 issued an executive order extending the early voting period for the Nov. 3 election. (Screenshot of Sept. 17 press conference)
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The forum is free to view on YouTube and will include candidates who will be on Nov. 3 ballots in Collin and Denton counties at the state and county levels. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Frisco chamber to host virtual candidate forum for state, county races

The Frisco Chamber of Commerce will host a virtual candidate forum for state and county elective offices on Sept. 24.

The Grind Burger Bar Tap Room offers craft burgers and beer. (Courtesy The Grind Burger Bar Tap Room)
Grind Burger Bar to open in McKinney and more DFW news

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The store located at The Patios at the Rail will offer a variety of Texas t-shirts, hats and gear for purchase. (Courtesy Tumbleweed TexStyles)
Tumbleweed TexStyles storefront coming to Frisco's Rail District in October

The store located at The Patios at the Rail will offer a variety of Texas t-shirts, hats and gear for purchase.

The real estate brokerage opened its Frisco office at Hall Park in June 2019. (Courtesy Redfin)
Real estate brokerage Redfin expanding Frisco offices in 2021

The office’s total square footage will grow to 65,000 to make room for hiring in Redfin’s mortgage, brokerage, title and engineering teams as well as iBuying businesses.

The fitness studio will combine spin, high-intensity interval training and yoga in 60-minute sessions. (Courtesy Spenga)
Fitness studio Spenga to open in Frisco this winter

The fitness studio will combine spin, high-intensity interval training and yoga in 60-minute sessions.

Voting sign
UPDATED: Sean Heatley steps away from Frisco ISD Board of Trustees Place 4 race, but will remain on ballot

Sean Heatley has pulled out of the Frisco ISD board of trustees Place 4 race, but his name will remain on the ballot in the November election, according to the district.

The steakhouse serves steak, lobster, seafood and wine. (Courtesy III Forks Prime Steakhouse)
III Forks Prime Steakhouse relocates from Dallas to Frisco

The restaurant on Legacy Drive opened Sept. 15.