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


Main Street Food Hall to offer 10 vendors, bars, event spaces in Frisco in 2021

A new food hall in Frisco is expected to bring eclectic vendors, bars, a beer garden and concert spaces next year.

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.

Neighborhood Medical Center is offering free testing for those with or without insurance. The insured will be required to present an insurance card. Those without insurance will need to provide a state identification to allow Neighborhood Medical Center to submit for federal reimbursement for the test.

Culinary concept Cibo Kitchens to open in Frisco this winter

Cibo Kitchens will open in December at 7511 Main St., Frisco. Located at The Patios at The Rail, the shareable culinary kitchen concept will be available to rent by the hour to chefs and caterers for preparation, demonstrations and baking.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

Lupe Tortilla Mexican Restaurant now open in north Fort Worth

A Lupe Tortilla Mexican Restaurant location officially opened in July at 9409 N. Freeway, Fort Worth.

The restaurant offers dine-in, curbside and to-go options for classic Mexican breakfast, lunch and dinner cuisine, such as nachos, burritos, chilaquiles and more.


One of Hub 121’s first shops, Phenix Salon Suites, readies to open in McKinney

Phenix Salon Suites is set to open in early November as one of the first businesses to open at McKinney’s newest mixed-use development site, Hub 121. The business will be located at 6700 Alma Road, Ste. 100, McKinney, and will offer 34 suites for salon professionals.

Lewisville-Flower Mound-Highland Village

Kids Kastle construction could continue in October after Highland Village forgoes community-build approach

The rebuilding of the Kids Kastle playground in Highland Village will go forward after coronavirus-related restrictions derailed the original plans for a community build.

Construction could begin as early as October after Highland Village City Council on Sept. 8 approved a contract with Play by Design to complete the rebuild of Kids Kastle, according to a city staff memo.


Richardson Mercantile changes name, under new ownership

Richardson Mercantile changed its name to Cottonwood Market in late August. The store, which is located at 101 S. Coit Road, Ste. 50, Richardson, also changed ownership, according to a spokesperson for the business.

Ian Pribanic, Elizabeth Ucles, William C. Wadsack, Daniel Houston and Makenzie Plusnick contributed to this report.