SkateTown in Grapevine to close; PK’s Smoke House and Soul Food Kitchen opens in Plano and more DFW-area news

SkateTown opened in June 1997. (Courtesy SkateTown)
SkateTown opened in June 1997. (Courtesy SkateTown)

SkateTown opened in June 1997. (Courtesy SkateTown)

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Longtime Grapevine staple SkateTown announces Aug. 21 closing date

SkateTown, a family-owned and -operated roller rink, will be closing later this month after 24 years of business in Grapevine.

New shop Frescas to bring authentic Mexican drinks, snacks to Southlake



The local drink and snack shop will offer authentic Mexican treats and cravings from mangonadas to street-style corn on the cob.

Plano

PK’s Smoke House and Soul Food Kitchen now open in Plano

The new PK’s Smoke House and Soul Food Kitchen restaurant grew out of the successful food truck started by Pat Sutton and her husband, Kelvin, about three years ago, she said.

Richardson

Surge Nutrition now offering meal-replacement shakes, energy teas in Richardson

Health food store Surge Nutrition began offering drinks such as its pineapple sangria energy tea and Butterfinger protein shake with its grand opening June 25 at 804 W. Shore Drive, Richardson.

McKinney

Hands-on physical therapy available at Results Physiotherapy in McKinney

The business offers a team of physical therapists to help clients relieve pain and restore mobility.

Frisco

The Sample House to close Frisco store in August

The Frisco location is currently offering a sale up to 50% off on select items. The Sample House offers scented candles and home accessories.

Steven Ryzewski, Sandra Sadek, William C. Wadsack, Miranda Jaimes and Matt Payne contributed to this report.



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