New steakhouse coming to Frisco and more DFW news

The steakhouse serves steak, lobster, seafood and wine. (Courtesy III Forks Prime Steakhouse)
The steakhouse serves steak, lobster, seafood and wine. (Courtesy III Forks Prime Steakhouse)

The steakhouse serves steak, lobster, seafood and wine. (Courtesy III Forks Prime Steakhouse)

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III Forks Prime Steakhouse relocates from Dallas to Frisco

III Forks Prime Steakhouse relocated from Dallas to 1303 Legacy Drive, Frisco, and reopened Sept. 15. The steakhouse serves steak, lobster, seafood and wine and can accommodate intimate parties, special occasion dining, large social gatherings and business meetings.


Staycation Coffee to bring hybrid cafe, floral shop, backyard event space to Richardson

Staycation Coffee is expected to open in November at 201 S. Texas St., Richardson. The business will offer a full coffee menu and a small selection of curated toast options in a modern, open setting. A backyard event space will host activities, such as small concerts and community movie nights.

Wok & Grill shutters in Richardson

Wok & Grill closed its doors suddenly Sept. 9 at 1891 N. Plano Road, Richardson, according to a Facebook post. Its menu included fried rice, stir fry and orange chicken.


Bull Lion Winery to open on Grapevine's Main Street

Bull Lion Winery expects to open in Grapevine in November. The winery will be colocated with local retailer Nomad at 530 S. Main St., Grapevine.

Grapevine-based Sauce'd makes pizzas the Texas way

When it comes to local family-owned restaurants, Conner Gildenblatt’s pizza shop Sauce’d checks all the boxes. A Southlake Carroll Senior High School graduate, Gildenblatt understands the importance of working with family.

Grapevine Kids Dental and Orthodontics opens on Main Street

Grapevine Kids Dental and Orthodontics opened on Aug. 3 at 1230 S. Main St., Grapevine. The family-owned office offers pediatric and sports dentistry, exams and cleanings, preventive care, fillings and extractions, and general children’s dentistry. It also offers orthodontist services for all ages.


Avalanche Dessert Lounge in McKinney announces closure, citing COVID-19

Avalanche Dessert Lounge confirmed the store plans to permanently close Sept. 26, saying business has been tough since April with the COVID-19 pandemic. In the meantime, the dessert lounge will continue to operate at its regular hours and will offer funnel cakes with a variety of toppings, milkshakes with cake slices or cookies on top, tableside s’mores and ice cream sandwiches made from doughnuts.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

Free To Move And Play now open in Keller

The newest pediatric physical therapy option, Free To Move And Play, opened in July at 630B Stoneglen Drive, Keller, inside of Allison’s Therapy Corner.

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Restaurateur honors mother's legacy of recipes at My Lan Vietnamese Kitchen in Colleyville

"All of our recipes are my mom’s,” restaurateur My Lan Trinh said.

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Main Street Beauty Boutique: Goal is for customers of Grapevine salon to 'leave feeling fabulous'

“I just wanted a salon that is all fun, guaranteed happiness, a feel-good place,” owner Emily Sowa said.

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Grapevine-Colleyville ISD makes masks, close-contact quarantine optional starting June 1

The board of trustees voted May 6 to approve recommendations made by district staff.

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Outgoing Southlake Mayor Laura Hill reflects on City Council service, says she is hopeful for future

Mayor Laura Hill is leaving office May 11 after more than a decade of public service to the city of Southlake.

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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Parts of the Grapevine Station North development are now open. (Courtesy Westwood Real Estate Development)
Texas Best Smokehouse, Texaco C Store and car wash now open at Grapevine Station North

A travel center, grocery store and car wash are now open as part of Grapevine Station North along Northwest Highway.

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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Shirley Roberts from Grapevine's GRACE clinic was selected from over 700 nominations as one of DFW's Great 100 Nurses. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Grapevine nurse honored as one of DFW's top 100 nurses

Shirley Roberts, the clinic nurse manager at GRACE in Grapevine, was named one of DFW's Great 100 Nurses.

A report looks at the economic impact of voter access in Texas. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Proposed Texas election laws could hurt Tarrant County

The report by Ray Perryman's firm said that highly educated and highly skilled workers typically don’t choose to live in areas where voter access is limited.

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Committee to start ranking proposed transportation projects in Tarrant County

Tarrant County commissioners approved a contract to hire a consultant to help prioritize transportation projects.

As of April 28, Tarrant County has administered more than 1.13 million vaccine doses since Dec. 14, 2020. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Pop-up clinics, added language options to bolster vaccine outreach in Tarrant County

The University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth will soon offer pop-up COVID-19 vaccine clinics to help Tarrant County officials target communities with the largest percentages of eligible but unvaccinated people.

The Grapevine location first opened on Main Street in 2012. (Courtesy Jakes Burgers and Beer)
Jakes Burgers and Beer locations in North Texas, including in Grapevine, under new ownership

The restaurant is known for its locally sourced beef burgers and selection of local brews and Texas spirits.