McKinney's senior population on the rise
By Emily Davis
Emily graduated from Sam Houston State University with a degree in multi-platform journalism and a minor in criminal justice in Spring 2018. During her studies, Emily worked as an editor and reporter at The Houstonian, SHSU's local newspaper. Upon graduation, she began an editorial internship at Community Impact Newspaper in DFW, where she was then hired as Community Impact's first McKinney reporter in August. Three fun facts about Emily: 1.) She is a lover of mystery novels, movies, TV shows and podcasts. 2.) She has an 11-year-old, 3-pound Pomeranian. 3.) She loves lacrosse, and was captain and then coach of her high school team.
Orangetheory Fitness will open a new location in McKinney during the spring.
Row House expects to open in February at 7901 Eldorado Parkway, Ste. 145, McKinney.
Candidates for Collin County, Texas and U.S. Representative seats will meet for a forum Jan. 25 at Collin College.
Serendipity Labs is opening this spring at Hub 121 in McKinney.
Lone Star Pediatrics opened a new pediatric practice Nov. 21.
The oil and natural gas industry paid a record-setting $16.3 billion in taxes and royalties to local governments and the state in 2019, the Texas Oil and Gas Association announced Tuesday.
The McKinney Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously voted Jan. 14 to rezone 12.64 acres that would allow a multifamily housing development to be built.
McKinney Wine Merchant will relocate in early spring from its current location to a new location at 131 S. Central Expressway, McKinney.
The Comedy Arena, located at 305 E. Virginia St., Ste. 104, McKinney, is looking to double its size with an upcoming renovation and expansion project.
Jiffy Lube opened Nov. 4 at 3076 W. University Dr., McKinney.
Mission Regan expects to relocate in February from 330 Industrial Blvd., Ste. 111, McKinney, to 2140 Redbud Blvd., Ste. F, McKinney.
A McKinney-based organization with the goal of preventing substance abuse among local youths has recently received more than $1.6 million in federal and state funding to further its initiatives.