Frisco fried food cafe Frank Seoul opens and more DFW-area news

The Korean cafe serves a variety of fried hot dogs, desserts and snacks. (Courtesy Frank Seoul)
The Korean cafe serves a variety of fried hot dogs, desserts and snacks. (Courtesy Frank Seoul)

The Korean cafe serves a variety of fried hot dogs, desserts and snacks. (Courtesy Frank Seoul)

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Korean fried snack cafe Frank Seoul now open in Frisco

Frank Seoul opened July 11 at 9292 Warren Parkway, Ste. 130, Frisco. The Korean cafe serves a variety of fried hot dogs, desserts and snacks as well as coffee, lemonade and tea drinks.

Haystack Burgers & Barley serves menu with 'Tex-Mex flair' in Frisco's Rail District

After years of running Tex-Mex restaurants, husband-and-wife duo Kevin and Jenny Galvan said their next step was to break into the burger business.

“It’s simple, and everyone loves burgers,” Jenny said.

Starbucks in north Frisco to open this fall

Starbucks will open a new location in north Frisco on Oct. 5 at 1425 US 380. The coffee chain serves various coffee and tea drinks as well as pastries, sandwiches and other snacks. The new store will offer a drive-thru.


Sushi restaurant and alcohol-infused ice cream shop to open in McKinney

Two new businesses, Roll On In and Buzzed Bull Creamery, will open in a shared location at 7001 S. Custer Road, Ste. 600, McKinney, this winter.


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Crumbl Cookies coming soon to Presidio Crossing in north Fort Worth

A Crumbl Cookies location is coming soon to the Presidio Crossing shopping center in north Fort Worth.


Event venue Captain's Club at Legacy opens in Plano

Captain’s Club at Legacy opened in August in The Shops at Legacy at 5840 Legacy Circle, Ste. D100, Plano. The venue can be used for social or corporate events.

Pehnava Boutique now open in Plano

Pehnava Boutique opened June 22 at 812 W. Spring Creek Parkway, Ste. 212, Plano. The store sells Indian clothing for women, such as sarees and shararas, as well as items for men and children.


Reef Point Yoga in Richardson closes brick-and-mortar studio, pivots to offering outdoor classes

Reef Point Yoga announced in August that it has closed its studio in the CityLine development at 1417 E. Renner Road, Ste. 340, Richardson. The business is now offering outdoor yoga under its new name, CityLine Yoga. Classes, which focus on stretching and strength building, will be held at CityLine Plaza, 1250 State St., Richardson.

Elizabeth Ucles, Olivia Lueckemeyer, Makenzie Plusnick and Ian Pribanic contributed to this report.


A new drive-thru COVID-19 testing site will operate in Frisco on Sept. 20, Sept. 27 and Oct. 4. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Neighborhood Medical Center to offer free drive-thru COVID-19 testing in Frisco

A new option for free, drive-thru COVID-19 testing will be available over the next few Sundays in Frisco.

As part of its local alert, Frisco Animal Services reminded citizens to ensure their pets’ vaccinations are current. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Frisco Animal Services issues alert after bat tests positive for rabies

Frisco Animal Services issued a local alert Sept. 18 after a bat found in the Tuscany Meadows neighborhood tested positive for rabies.

The restaurant will focus on tacos and cocktails. (Courtesy Chido Taco Lounge)
Chido Taco Lounge to serve Frisco in 2021

To be located at The Shops at Starwood, the hybrid of a fast casual and full service restaurant will focus on tacos and cocktails and also offer desserts.

Dr. Sam Rolon is a physician for Baylor St. Luke's Medical Group Creekside Family Medicine in The Woodlands. (Courtesy St. Luke's Health)
Q&A: St. Luke's physician shares advice on flu season, vaccine and prevention

The influenza vaccine is recommended for nearly all patients of all ages ahead of this year's flu season, Dr. Sam Rolon said.

On Sept. 17, the counties reported a combined total of 2,502 active COVID-19 cases: 1,539 in Denton County and 963 in Collin County. (Community Impact staff)
Tracking COVID-19: Collin, Denton counties report over 2,500 active cases combined

On Sept. 17, the counties reported a combined total of 2,502 active COVID-19 cases: 1,539 in Denton County and 963 in Collin County.

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TEA launches statewide COVID-19 dashboard for public schools

The Texas Education Agency, in collaboration with the Texas Department of State Health Services, has launched its latest COVID-19 dashboard for positive cases in Texas public schools.

Makers Gym will offer coworking amenities and studios for film, photography, music, podcasting and editing. (Rendering courtesy Makers Gym)
Makers Gym to open in October in Frisco's Rail District

The business was expected to open in the spring but experienced delays due to COVID-19-related construction issues.

Gov. Greg Abbott said Sept. 17 that data from Texas' 22 hospital regions will dictate when certain businesses can reopen at 75% capacity. (Screenshot of Sept. 17 press conference)
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott: Retail stores, restaurants, office buildings, gyms can reopen at 75% capacity as early as Sept. 21

Nursing home and long-term care facilities will also be allowed to reopen for visitation as early as Sept. 24.

The $6.9 million sales tax allocation Frisco received in September was a nearly 9% decrease compared to the same month a year ago. (Community Impact staff)
DATA: Frisco's latest monthly sales tax revenues down nearly 9% year-over-year

The $6.9 million sales tax allocation for Frisco was based generally on purchases in July, the Texas comptroller’s office reported Sept. 10.

The upcoming Starbucks location will open along US 380 in Frisco. (Courtesy Starbucks)
New coffee shops in Frisco, Plano plus more popular DFW news

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The agreement between Frisco Economic Development Corp. and Social Finance Inc. was unanimously approved at the EDC’s Sept. 16 meeting. (Elizabeth Ucles/Community Impact Newspaper)
Social Finance Inc. to establish regional HQ in Frisco

Personal finance company Social Finance Inc. will establish a headquarters in Frisco following an approved performance agreement with the Frisco Economic Development Corp.

The new office will open at The Shops at Starwood in Frisco. (Courtesy RE/MAX DFW Associates)
RE/MAX DFW Associates to merge Frisco, Plano offices

Around 125 agents will be based at the Frisco Starwood office and will focus on the Collin County market.