See the five most popular stories on our website in the DFW area for Sept.

McKinney ISD's COVID-19 dashboard details total student and staff lab-confirmed positive cases of the virus by school and building. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
McKinney ISD's COVID-19 dashboard details total student and staff lab-confirmed positive cases of the virus by school and building. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

McKinney ISD's COVID-19 dashboard details total student and staff lab-confirmed positive cases of the virus by school and building. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Read the top stories in September on Community Impact Newspaper's website from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

McKinney

McKinney ISD reports COVID-19 cases of students, staff on website


McKinney ISD is reporting coronavirus cases among staff members and students on a weekly basis from a COVID-19 dashboard on the district's website.

Painted Tree residential community to offer about 3,400 homes in McKinney



A new community on more than 1,000 acres with 3,400 residences is being developed in McKinney.

Frisco

Frisco takes down COVID-19 dashboard that compiled city data

Frisco is no longer providing a public health awareness dashboard on its website that tracks cumulative COVID-19 data in the city.

Plano

Dutch Bros. Coffee to bring one of its first Texas locations to Plano

Dutch Bros. Coffee plans to open a drive-thru location at 750 W. Spring Creek Parkway, Plano. The company, which is new to Texas, is in the midst of opening several stores statewide, a spokesperson said.

Lewisville-Flower Mound-Highland Village

Lewisville in talks to bring grocery to Old Town, but hurdles remain

Access to grocery stores is a persistent sore spot for some Lewisville residents east of I-35E, and one that city officials say may soon be addressed.

Elizabeth Ucles, William C. Wadsack, Mackenzie Plusnick, Miranda Jaimes and Daniel Houston contributed to this report.






MOST RECENT

McKinney has reported almost 700 new cases of COVID-19 cases over the past week, down from more than 800 the week prior. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Tracking COVID-19: New cases in McKinney decrease week over week

McKinney has reported almost 700 new cases of COVID-19 cases over the past week, down from more than 800 the week prior.

Hello Boba is expected to open Feb. 5 at 260 N. Coit Road, McKinney. (Courtesy Hello Boba)
Hello Boba expanding into McKinney

The McKinney location will be an extension of the original store in Allen and will feature an identical menu.

Scott Palmer administers a COVID-19 vaccine shot to a Roanoke police officer. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Vaccination hubs open in Plano, McKinney Fire Dept. and more DFW-area news

Read the top stories from the past week from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

This map shows the conceptual alignments for US 380 in Collin County. (Courtesy Texas Department of Transportation)
TxDOT releases 5 potential alignment options, 3 focus areas for US 380 in Collin County

At the Jan. 21 public hearing, TxDOT presented five conceptual alignments for the project in the area shown in orange, which runs through McKinney, Frisco, Prosper and New Hope.

Scott Palmer administers a COVID-19 vaccine shot to a Roanoke police officer. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
2 vaccination hubs to open in Plano; BigShots Golf coming to Fort Worth and more DFW news

Read the latest business and community news from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

A pharmacy employee prepares a COVID-19 vaccine dose at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas. (Courtesy Baylor Scott & White Health)
Baylor Scott & White Health opens COVID-19 vaccine registration for Phase 1B in North Texas

Baylor Scott & White Health has begun contacting patients who qualify under Phase 1B to schedule them for the COVID-19 vaccine.

Collin County Law Group officially opened Jan. 1 at 105 N. Benge St., McKinney. (Courtesy Collin County Law Group)
Collin County Law Group in McKinney brings 100 years combined experience

The criminal and family law firm accepts cases in Collin County, the DFW metroplex and all over North Texas.

The filing period for the MISD school board election is open through Feb. 12. (Community Impact staff)
Here’s who has filed to run in McKinney ISD’s May 1 school board elections

So far, three residents have filed for a place on the ballot for McKinney ISD board of trustees.

Grizzly Burger House's menu includes the Hawaiian cheeseburger and more. (Courtesy Grizzly Burger House)
Grizzly Burger opens in Richardson and more DFW-area news

Read the latest business and community news from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

In addition to vaccine hubs, there are also smaller community vaccine providers throughout Texas, such as pharmacies, that may also have the vaccine available. (Eva Vigh/Community Impact Newspaper)
EXPLAINED: When, where and how Texans can receive the COVID-19 vaccine

As Texas is still in the early stages of rolling out the COVID-19 vaccine, many Texans are still unsure about where, when and how they can get inoculated.

McKinney ISD announced approval of renovation plans for Caldwell and Vega elementary schools in the summer of 2021. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
McKinney ISD board OKs renovation costs for Caldwell, Vega elementary schools

McKinney ISD’s school board approved final updates for elementary school renovations using funds from the district's 2016 bond program.

The McKinney ISD school board announced four propositions on May's ballot—including two bonds totaling $275 million. (Francesca D'Annunzio/Community Impact Newspaper)
McKinney ISD announces 4 ballot measures, including $275 million in bond projects, for May election

McKinney ISD voters will decide on four ballot propositions in the May 1 election that district leaders consider “extremely important,” including a $245 million school building bond.