New maker space opens in Richardson and more DFW-area updates

The is set to open in Richardson's Innovation Quarter on Dec. 1. (Courtesy The
The is set to open in Richardson's Innovation Quarter on Dec. 1. (Courtesy The

The is set to open in Richardson's Innovation Quarter on Dec. 1. (Courtesy The

Read the latest business and community updates from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.


Nonprofit maker space to become first new tenant in Richardson Innovation Quarter plans to host a grand opening for its 3,000-square foot maker space at 999 E. Arapaho Road, Richardson, on Dec. 1.

APLus Workforce Management Solutions opens office at The Common Desk in Richardson

APLus Workforce Management Solutions opened an office Oct. 19 at coworking space The Common Desk at 3400 N. Central Expressway, Richardson.

Beauty supply store Nails Plus to open this fall in Richardson

Nails Plus expects to open this fall at 1235 E. Belt Line Road, Richardson.

Eiland Coffee Roasters to open cafe in former Richardson location of Pearl Cup Coffee

Eiland Coffee Roasters plans to open a cafe in mid-January at 2701 Custer Parkway, Richardson.

Tarrant County

ROUNDUP: Safe and kid-friendly Halloween events in Tarrant County

With the pandemic limiting how Halloween can be celebrated, here is a list of safe events happening in Tarrant County.


Harkins Theatres set to close Nov. 1 in Southlake

Harkins Theatres will close its only Texas location due to economic difficulties as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

Altus Group relocating headquarters to new development in Keller

Altus Group, a tax consultant firm, is currently building a new headquarters at 1807 Keller Parkway, Keller, near The Bowden events center.


Mary's Mountain Cookies opens first Texas location in downtown McKinney

Mary's Mountain Cookies opened its first Texas location Oct. 23 at 107 W. Louisiana St., McKinney.


Farmers market regulars Brothers Products open Pita Town restaurant in Plano

Pita Town opened its doors in Plano at the end of September at 700 W. Spring Creek Parkway, Ste. 106, Plano.

Spring Creek Pharmacy offers full-line pharmacy from new location in Plano

Spring Creek Pharmacy relocated its store this fall to 4666 McDermott Road, Ste. 200, Plano.

W.W. Fairfield's closes for the second time after a year of business in Plano

The bar and grill regularly held country music and karaoke events before closing temporarily in March. This closure became indefinite in September.

Daniel Houston, Olivia Lueckemeyer, Liesbeth Powers, Ian Pribanic and Sandra Sadek contributed to this report.