Richardson festivals canceled, Fabletics opens in Southlake: News from DFW

Cottonwood Art Festival was one of three events canceled by the city. (Courtesy Cottonwood Art Festival)
Cottonwood Art Festival was one of three events canceled by the city. (Courtesy Cottonwood Art Festival)

Cottonwood Art Festival was one of three events canceled by the city. (Courtesy Cottonwood Art Festival)

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Richardson

Richardson officials cancel Cottonwood Art Festival, Huffhines Art Trails and Pawtoberfest


Three Richardson festivals have been called off due to the uncertainty surrounding the future spread of COVID-19.

Veteran-owned and -operated Shell Shock CBD opens in Richardson



Shell Shock CBD opened July 3 at 1601 N. Glenville Drive, Ste. 108, Richardson. The business sells gummies, drops and roll-ons made with cannabidiol.

Frisco

KidZania awaiting clearance from the state to reopen in Frisco

An executive with KidZania USA said the business is hoping to get approval from the state to reopen its Frisco location this month.

Lucia to bring apartments, luxury amenities to Frisco in August

Lucia is expected to open in August at 4848 Grand Gateway, Frisco. The residential community to be located at The Gate development will offer one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

151 Coffee now open on Hwy. 377 in Roanoke


Fast-paced coffee shop 151 Coffee opened July 9 at 1200 Hwy. 377, Roanoke.

All 151 Coffee shops are drive-thru-only stores, and each store has two drive-thru lanes, according to the company's website.

McKinney

Mexican food truck Fresh Mex launches in McKinney

A new food truck offering traditional Mexican food made with family recipes officially launched July 11 at the McKinney Farmers Market. Fresh Mex is a new food truck concept created by Mark and Jessica Thibodeaux.

Grapevine-Colleyville-Southlake

Fabletics offers free mask promotion July 16-19 after opening in Southlake

Fabletics opened July 9 at 110 State St., Ste. 110, Southlake. Co-founded by Kate Hudson, the lifestyle brand offers activewear for men and women.

Statewide

Walmart, Sam's Club to require face coverings in all stores beginning July 20


Walmart and Sam's Club leaders announced in a press release July 15 all stores nationwide will require shoppers to wear a face covering beginning July 20.

Elizabeth Ucles, Olivia Lueckemeyer, Mackenzie Plusnick, Ian Pribanic, Anna Lotz, Miranda Jaimes and Gavin Pugh contributed to this report.



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Crush Taco marks 5 years in Frisco

The fast-casual restaurant is featuring a new taco of the month and gift card deals for its anniversary.

Honest Frisco opened in November at 1640 FM 423, Ste. 200. (Matt Payne/Community Impact Newspaper)
Indian vegetarian restaurant Honest Frisco opens near India Bazaar

The Indian and vegetarian restaurant serves specialty sandwiches, pizzas and dishes that incorporate various vegetables, curry and rice.

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Denton County sees 3-week increase in COVID-19 cases

The director of Denton County Public Health discussed an uptick in COVID-19 cases and concerns with the omicron variant.

Crust Pizza Co. is opening soon in Montgomery and Willis. (Courtesy Crust Pizza Co.)
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Life Time fitness resort has opened a preview center at 4913 Throne Hall Drive, Frisco. A concierge team is available to discuss founding membership opportunities ahead of the center’s anticipated February opening. (Courtesy Unsplash)
Life Time fitness resort in Frisco opens preview center ahead of 2022 launch

A concierge team is available to discuss founding membership opportunities ahead of the center’s anticipated February opening.

Dan Stricklin announced his campaign for the Precinct 2 seat in a news release posted Nov. 26 on his campaign Facebook page. (Courtesy city of Frisco)
Frisco City Council Member Dan Stricklin announces bid for Denton County Commissioners Court

Frisco City Council Member Dan Stricklin said he will run for a seat on the Denton County Commissioners Court.

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Credit Union of Texas celebrates anniversary at Frisco branch

The financial institution provides banking, loans and car buying assistance.

The median home price in the Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto area has risen considerably since last October. (Brian Rash/Community Impact Newspaper)
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brickLAB, Inc. is closed at 2552 Stonebrook Parkway, Ste. 250, Frisco, according to The Retail Connection. (Matt Payne/Community Impact Newspaper)
brickLab, Inc. closed in west Frisco

The former maker space offered both adults and children a space to create with Lego bricks.

Regions Bank soft-opened Nov. 22 at 16510 FM 423, Frisco. (Matt Payne/Community Impact Newspaper)
Regions Bank opens branch in northwest Frisco

The facility offers consumer and commercial banking services.

CBD Zar plans to open by mid-January at 7932 Preston Road, Ste. 200, Frisco. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
CBD Zar opening Frisco location in statewide expansion

The brand sells various CBD products, including creams, oils, capsules, edibles and "breathables."

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Cibo Kitchens prepares to open culinary, studio concept in Frisco

The shareable kitchen will be available to rent by the hour for chefs and caterers.