Romeo's Pizza coming to Frisco; steak, seafood lounge returning to Plano and more DFW-area news

Romeo's Pizza is looking to open in Frisco. (Courtesy Romeo's Pizza)
Romeo's Pizza is looking to open in Frisco. (Courtesy Romeo's Pizza)

Romeo's Pizza is looking to open in Frisco. (Courtesy Romeo's Pizza)

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Romeo's Pizza to bring location to Frisco this summer

Romeo's Pizza has announced plans to open in Frisco. The national pizza chain will be located at 4747 4th Army Drive, Frisco, according to the business’s website. Romeo's Pizza offers handcrafted pies using fresh ingredients.

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Baja Cantina opens its fifth location in Lewisville’s Old Town

Baja Cantina opened its fifth Dallas-Fort Worth location April 19 in Lewisville’s Old Town at 253 W. Church St., Lewisville. The restaurant offers a laidback atmosphere alongside its Swirl Ritas, fish tacos and Issa’s Queso, according to its website.


Vegetarian restaurant Lahla's Plant Kitchen now open in Richardson

Lahla's Plant Kitchen opened April 10 at 100 S. Central Expressway, Ste. 35, Richardson. The restaurant offers vegetarian and vegan takes on classic comfort food dishes from around the world.


Steve Fields to bring steak, seafood lounge back to Plano

Two years after closing Steve Fields' Steak & Lobster Lounge, restaurateur Steve Fields plans to open a new steak and seafood eatery later this year at 4900 W. Park Blvd., Plano.


Fajita Pete's to open new franchise location in Colleyville Stampede shopping center

The Tex-Mex franchise specializes in catering and offers home or office delivery services. In addition to fajitas, Fajita Pete’s serves guacamole, queso, tacos, quesadillas, burritos and salads.

New coffee and wine bar concept Jane coming to Southlake

Jane, a coffee and wine bar, is coming to 1151 E. Southlake Blvd., Ste. 390, in Southlake. Replacing the former Protein Fit Kitchen, the coffee shop portion of the restaurant is expected to be open by the end of May and the rest of the establishment, including the full wine bar, by June.

Alex Copeland, William C. Wadsack and Sandra Sadek contributed to this report.


Haidilao Hot Pot has opened in Frisco. (Iain Oldman/Community Impact Newspaper)
Haidilao Hot Pot opens location in Frisco

The restaurant serves Chinese hot pot, which is a style of cooking food in a pot of boiling broth at the table.

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center-Centennial is expanding its cardiovascular services. (Courtesy Baylor Scott & White Health)
Plano heart hospital bringing cardiovascular services to Frisco

Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital-Plano—ranked among the top 1% of heart hospitals in the country—is bringing its services to the Frisco hospital and providing relationships and oversight of the program

McKinney Mayor George Fuller has been re-elected for another term. (William C. Wadsack/Community Impact Newspaper)
Local election results, a trash pickup rate increase in McKinney and more top news from the Dallas-Forth Worth area

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Walk-On's is opening in McKinney in 2022. (Courtesy Walk-Ons Sports Bistreaux & Bar)
Co-owner Dak Prescott to launch eatery in McKinney; Goody Goody Liquor coming to Keller and more DFW-area news

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Children disembark the bus and head into the Boys & Girls Club for afterschool programs. (Courtesy Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County)
Driver shortage, membership decrease affects Boys & Girls Clubs driver services

“Not having a pool of drivers available also has affected the growth of our organization, as we are unable to access more areas to bring more members into the clubs,” Boys & Girls Club CEO Marianne Radley said.

BP Performance opened in April. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
BP Performance fitness center opens in Frisco

BP Performance offers boot camps, youth programs, professional athlete training, personal training, physical therapy, dry needling, chiropractic services and massage therapy.

Hot Body Yoga in Frisco is now under new ownership. (Courtesy Hot Body Yoga)
Hot Body Yoga under new ownership in Frisco

The brother and sister said their goal is to build a yoga community where everyone can feel comfortable entering the studio, regardless of their abilities.

Crumbl Cookies offers over 120 rotating cookie flavors. (Courtesy Crumbl Cookies)
Crumbl Cookies to open in Plano; McKinney trash pickup rates to rise and more DFW-area news

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Frisco City Council gets first look at findings from regional transit studies

Michael Morris, director of transportation with the North Central Texas Council of Governments, gave a virtual presentation during the council’s work session on transit needs for the city as well as the possibility of passenger rail service.

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Frisco City Council again tables rezoning proposal for $1B development called The Link

Frisco City Council members heard an update May 4 about the proposed rezoning for a 239-acre project known as The Link.

The Omni PGA Frisco Resort will open in spring 2023. (Rendering courtesy Omni Hotels & Resorts)
GALLERY: Groundbreaking kicks off construction on Omni PGA Frisco Resort

The development was delayed by about a year due to the hit the hotel industry took from the COVID-19 pandemic, but is moving forward now.