Delivery drones will soon be flying around Frisco; Dutch Bros Coffee coming to Grapevine and more DFW-area news

Drone-based delivery company Wing, a subsidiary of Alphabet, announced on Oct. 20 a partnership with Walgreens to bring the unconventional delivery model to densely populated metropolitan areas in the country. (Courtesy Wing)
Drone-based delivery company Wing, a subsidiary of Alphabet, announced on Oct. 20 a partnership with Walgreens to bring the unconventional delivery model to densely populated metropolitan areas in the country. (Courtesy Wing)

Drone-based delivery company Wing, a subsidiary of Alphabet, announced on Oct. 20 a partnership with Walgreens to bring the unconventional delivery model to densely populated metropolitan areas in the country. (Courtesy Wing)

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Frisco

Delivery drones will soon be flying around Frisco

Drone-based delivery company Wing, a subsidiary of Google's parent company Alphabet, announced on Oct. 20 a partnership with Walgreens to bring the unconventional delivery model to densely populated metropolitan areas in the country. The first operation will soon be set up at an unspecified, Dallas-Fort Worth area Walgreens store in its parking lot, and will serve parts of Frisco and Little Elm.

Mirchi Indian Cuisine now serving veggie and meat dishes in Frisco



Mirchi Indian Cuisine opened Sept. 24 in the old Vakeroz Restaurant & Cantina space at 12255 Teel Parkway, Ste. 460, Frisco. The restaurant specializes in vegetarian and meat dishes.

Plano

Plano ISD considering two draft calendars for 2022-23 school year

The Plano ISD board of trustees reviewed two draft calendar options for the 2022-23 school year during its Oct. 19 meeting.

Grapevine-Colleyville-Southlake

Oregon-based Dutch Bros Coffee coming to Grapevine

The coffee brand—which was launched in 1992—is known for its cold brews, iced coffees, frozen drinks, lemonade and more.

Fourth Sonic location coming soon to Grapevine

A new Sonic restaurant will be coming to 3115 Ira E. Woods Ave., Grapevine, following a permit approval from Planning and Zoning and City Council on Oct. 19. An opening date has not been announced yet.

Brooklynn Cooper, Matt Payne, William C. Wadsack and Sandra Sadek contributed to this report.






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