Pizza Americana now serving Richardson, Hotel Vin announces grand opening in Grapevine: News from DFW

Pizza Americana offers a variety of pizzas, wine and beer. (Courtesy Pizza Americana)
Pizza Americana offers a variety of pizzas, wine and beer. (Courtesy Pizza Americana)

Pizza Americana offers a variety of pizzas, wine and beer. (Courtesy Pizza Americana)

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Richardson

Pizza Americana delivers unique flavors to Richardson

When Pizza Americana owner Jordan Swim decided to open a pizzeria, the Richardson local said he wanted to add value to the community.

Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea celebrates one year in Richardson



Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea celebrated its first anniversary July 22 at 3613 Shire Blvd., Ste. 110, Richardson. The business offers handcrafted espresso drinks, whole-leaf specialty tea, frozen drinks, baked pastries, desserts and a grab-and-go light food selection.

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Lewisville-Flower Mound-Highland Village

SoiBrow to open new location in Highland Village

SoiBrow Threading Salon expects to open a new location by late August at 2540 Justin Road, Ste. 183, Highland Village. The salon will offer threading, henna tattoos, eyebrow tinting and waxing.

Grapevine-Colleville-Southlake

Hotel Vin announces grand opening event in Grapevine; promotions offered to local residents

Hotel Vin announced July 29 its targeted grand opening date as Labor Day weekend on Sept. 3. The day will include socially distanced events, such as food and beverage offerings, live music and giveaways, according to an announcement.

Plano

Plano location of College Hunks Hauling Junk celebrates 10 years in business

College Hunks Hauling Junk will celebrate its 10th business anniversary Aug. 3. The franchise office is located at 3100 Independence Parkway, Ste. 201, Plano. The business specializes in hauling and junk-removal services. The location serves the Plano and Frisco area.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

Citing COVID-19 concerns, city officials cancel Celebrate Roanoke event

After weighing options for more than a month, officials with the city of Roanoke on July 28 made the decision to cancel the city’s annual Celebrate Roanoke event.

Liesbeth Powers, Gavin Pugh, Mackenzie Plusnick, Daniel Houston and Ian Pribanic contributed to this report.



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PediaPlex is now open in Frisco. (Courtesy PediaPlex)
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Parry's Pizzeria & Taphouse is coming to McKinney in June. (Courtesy Parry's Pizzeria & Taphouse)
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