Third Monday Trade Days to close after December market in McKinney; Las Palapas officially open for full dine-in services in Keller and more DFW news

Third Monday Trade Days announced it will close following its December market. (Courtesy Third Monday Trade Days)
Third Monday Trade Days announced it will close following its December market. (Courtesy Third Monday Trade Days)

Third Monday Trade Days announced it will close following its December market. (Courtesy Third Monday Trade Days)

Catch up on the latest business news from Dallas-Fort Worth.

Third Monday Trade Days to close after December market in McKinney

Third Monday Trade Days, located at 4550 W. University Drive, McKinney, is set to permanently close following its final operating weekend Dec. 17-19.

Rosita's Tex-Mex & Cantina in Frisco closes

Rosita's Tex-Mex & Cantina is closed at 7151 Preston Road, Ste. 451D, Frisco.


Las Palapas officially open for full dine-in services in Keller

The San Antonio-based Mexican restaurant offers a variety of breakfast tacos and plates in addition to soups, salads, burritos, enchiladas and more.

The Bells Sweet Factory now serving New Orleans cuisine in Plano

The New Orleans-style eatery has operated out of a food truck in various locations across Plano and other nearby cities for the last few years.

Catering company Two Skillets to expand to restaurant concept in downtown McKinney

Two Skillets, a catering company based out of a kitchen in Richardson, is bringing its food to a restaurant space in downtown McKinney.

Miranda Jaimes, Matt Payne, Bailey Lewis and Olivia Lueckemeyer contributed to this report.


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Life.Church is set to open its fourth church in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. (Courtesy Life.Church McKinney)
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This rendering shows the plan for the new Tupps Brewery location and expansion with 42,000 square feet. (Rendering courtesy Conduit Architecture & Design)
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The Gringo's location in Katy is pictured. A new Conroe location is planned for late 2022. (Courtesy NewQuest Properties)
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US Attorney General Merrick Garland and US Associate Attorney General Vanita Gupta announced the lawsuit against Texas on Dec. 6. (Screenshot courtesy of Department of Justice)
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Collin County Commissioners discussed a request Dec. 6 for LifePath Systems to purchase land for a new facility. (Screenshot by Miranda Jaimes/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Ashlee's Garden event venue held its grand opening in November. (Courtesy Ashlee's Garden)
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