Frisco ISD proposes attendance zones for 2022-23; traffic signals coming to Lewisville and more DFW-area news

A rendering is shown of a flexible space inside Panther Creek High School, which includes learning stairs and a collaboration board. The school's attendance zones are drawn to pull from Lone Star and Memorial high schools. (Courtesy Corgan)
A rendering is shown of a flexible space inside Panther Creek High School, which includes learning stairs and a collaboration board. The school's attendance zones are drawn to pull from Lone Star and Memorial high schools. (Courtesy Corgan)

A rendering is shown of a flexible space inside Panther Creek High School, which includes learning stairs and a collaboration board. The school's attendance zones are drawn to pull from Lone Star and Memorial high schools. (Courtesy Corgan)

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Frisco

Frisco ISD proposes attendance zone modifications for the 2022-23 school year

The Frisco ISD board of trustees got its first look at proposed zones for the 2022-23 school year at an Oct. 12 meeting.

Crush Taco to open second Frisco location



Crush Taco plans to open a second location in January at the former space of Jenevein's, which was at 360 Stonebrook Parkway, Ste. 100, Frisco.

Lewisville-Flower Mound-Highland Village

Three new traffic signals to be added at intersections in Lewisville

The city of Lewisville will be adding three traffic signals as part of the city’s 2020 Traffic Improvements project.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

Endersby Productions decides to keep Keller photo studio location

Photography studio Endersby Productions has decided to keep its studio at 136 Olive St. in Keller.

Grapevine-Colleyville-Southlake

The Shade Store to open showroom in Southlake Town Square

The opening is planned for either late 2021 or early 2022.

Plano

Costa Vida Fresh Mexican Grill to mark 5th anniversary in Plano

Costa Vida Fresh Mexican Grill will reach its fifth anniversary at 8315 Preston Road, Ste. 100, Plano, on Oct. 24.

Brooklynn Cooper, Matt Payne, Samantha Van Dyke, Bailey Lewis, Sandra Sadek and William C. Wadsack contributed to this report.









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National Breast Cancer Foundation marks 30 years in Frisco with awareness campaign

The campaign, called RISE, encourages women to get screened early for breast cancer.

4 Wheel Parts plans to open in October at 2605B Preston Road, Frisco. (Courtesy 4 Wheel Parts)
4 Wheel Parts to offer truck, jeep accessories near Stonebriar Centre mall in Frisco

4 Wheel Parts also has locations in Plano, Coppell, Dallas and throughout the state.

Renderings of the conceptual tower were shown depicting a roughly 100-foot tower, but the intent is to build a smaller tower. A total of $2.43 million was given as an estimated cost for a 100-foot gravity tower, but presenters said the cost would scale down with a smaller tower. (Courtesy city of Frisco)
CI NATION ROUNDUP: Early concept for Frisco’s Northwest Community Park includes biking tower for ‘gravity riding’; Perky Beans Cafe now open in Leander, and more top news

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

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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)
Delivery drones will soon be flying around Frisco

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. 

A park directly south of the upcoming PGA Frisco headquarters could soon feature several new fixtures for cyclists, among them being a roughly 40-foot-tall gravity riding tower. (Courtesy city of Frisco)
Early concept for Frisco’s Northwest Community Park includes large biking tower for ‘gravity riding’

The tower would allow cyclists to scale it at various heights and build enough speed to feed into “gravity trails."

Collin College's baccalaureate nursing classes are held at the Cary A. Israel Health Sciences Center in McKinney. (Brooklynn Cooper/Community Impact Newspaper)
Collin College, Tarrant County College sign agreement to streamline bachelor's degree in nursing

The agreement was signed to address the need for highly qualified nurses in Texas, a news release said.

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Mirchi Indian Cuisine now serving veggie and meat dishes in Frisco

The restaurant serves traditional Indian food in the old Vakeroz Restaurant & Cantina space.

Want to know more about new businesses coming to the Katy area? Below you can find details on the five latest commercial projects filed in Katy. (Courtesy Canva)
CI NATION ROUNDUP: Read the latest top news about restaurants, businesses and other commercial projects that are coming soon or now open

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 19.

Twisted Root Burger Co. plans to open in the space formerly occupied by Hub Streat in Plano. (Courtesy Twisted Root Burger Co.)
Twisted Root Burger Co. coming to Plano; Chick-fil-A to open Oct. 21 in McKinney and more DFW-area news

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La Hacienda Ranch in Frisco ‘having difficulties’ gathering workers, supplies for kitchen fire repairs

La Hacienda Ranch in Frisco is unsure when it can reopen after a small kitchen fire forced the restaurant to temporarily close.

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Frisco ISD extends temporary online learning option for students through sixth grade

District staff will re-evaluate and extend the program as necessary until a COVID-19 vaccine is available for children under age 12.