Hooters offshoot to open in Fort Worth; Oishii Sushi coming to Plano and more DFW-area news

The restaurant's menu focuses on chicken wings and sandwiches. (Courtesy Hoots Wings)
The restaurant's menu focuses on chicken wings and sandwiches. (Courtesy Hoots Wings)

The restaurant's menu focuses on chicken wings and sandwiches. (Courtesy Hoots Wings)

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Hooters spinoff Hoots Wings to open in Fort Worth

Hoots Wings, a franchise spun off of the Hooters company, will open on Golden Triangle Boulevard, Fort Worth, in late summer 2021. Hoots Wings restaurants are a smaller, fast-casual alternative to Hooters’ restaurants and sports bars. The menu focuses on chicken wings and sandwiches, and the restaurants do not provide table service.


Oishii Sushi to open first Plano location this spring

Oishii Sushi plans to open a new location at 8448 Parkwood Blvd., Ste. 700, Plano. This will be the restaurant’s first location outside of Dallas, as Oishii has three locations in the city. The restaurant serves sushi and pan-Asian cuisine, including sashimi, maki rolls and specialty dishes.

Luxury retail, starting with Gucci, opening this spring at Legacy West in Plano

Luxury brand Gucci opened a new store April 16 in a building directly across the street from Legacy Food Hall in the Legacy West development at 7800 Windrose Ave., Plano.


New bike store Endur3Bikes to open in Frisco’s Rail District

The shop will offer adult and kids bikes, equipment and apparel as well as triathlete equipment. The shop can also perform repairs and build bikes. The store will be located at 6699 Main St., Frisco.


New Hilton Garden Inn opens in Grapevine as city's first tri-branded hotel

A new six-floor, 152-room Hilton Garden Inn hotel located at 2240 Bass Pro Court in Grapevine opened April 16 under the ownership of NewcrestImage.

Johnny B's Burgers and Shakes permanently closes after serving Southlake since 2004

More than a decade since first opening, Johnny B’s Burgers and Shakes closed its location at 2704 E. Southlake Blvd., Ste. 104, in Southlake, according to an official announcement shared by the restaurant on its social media pages. The restaurant’s last day was April 18.

Kira Lovell, William C. Wadsack, Miranda Jaimes and Sandra Sadek contributed to this report.


McKinney Mayor George Fuller has been re-elected for another term. (William C. Wadsack/Community Impact Newspaper)
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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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Inside play areas at Cheeky Monkeys
Kids' play space Cheeky Monkeys now open in Fort Worth

The indoor playground also serves as a party venue.

The Metroport Chamber of Commerce lobby allows members to post their business cards on the wall to share. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Metroport Chamber of Commerce unveils new office space in Roanoke

The Metroport Chamber of Commerce has relocated to 381 W. Byron Nelson Blvd., Roanoke, with an 8,000-square-foot office space.

A person picking up a slice of pizza
Alex's Pizza and Pasta now open in Fort Worth

The restaurant serves a variety of pizzas, entrees, desserts and more.

Elevations showing the front of the proposed Goody Goody store
Goody Goody Liquor will soon be Keller's second liquor store

City Council approved a specific use permit for the business May 4.

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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Keller Town Hall
Keller City Council approves Matrix Consulting Group for fire department merger study

The feasibility study is part of a 16-month trial period for Keller and Westlake.

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.

A sauna filled with red light
Infrared Mind and Body now open in Fort Worth

The spa combines infrared technology with traditional sauna treatments.

asphalt work on road
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.