The Stix Icehouse coming to McKinney; H-E-B to open in Frisco, Plano and more top DFW-area news

The new Stix Icehouse will offer beer, comfort food and live music on its 14 acres. (Courtesy The Stix Icehouse)
The new Stix Icehouse will offer beer, comfort food and live music on its 14 acres. (Courtesy The Stix Icehouse)

The new Stix Icehouse will offer beer, comfort food and live music on its 14 acres. (Courtesy The Stix Icehouse)

Read the top business and community news from the past week from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

McKinney

Austin-inspired beer garden The Stix Icehouse to open late this summer in McKinney

The Stix Icehouse, an Austin-inspired beer garden and grill, is expected to open late this summer at 301 W. Eldorado Parkway, McKinney. The restaurant plans to include over 30 beers on tap, large patios and live music on its 14 acres of land.

New master-planned community Highland Lakes to bring nearly 1,400 homes to McKinney



A new master-planned community with 1,376 homes is coming to 450 acres in McKinney.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

SH 170 project will meet needs of residents in Keller, Roanoke, north Fort Worth

Continuous growth near the Alliance corridor has created the need for more lanes along 6 miles of SH 170 at a total cost of almost $100 million.

Frisco

Frisco’s Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th closes its doors

The 29,000-square-foot store featured a selection from more than 800 brand names of clothing and accessories for women, men and children at reduced prices compared with other Saks Fifth Avenue stores.

H-E-B bringing grocery stores to Frisco, Plano in first foray into northern Dallas suburbs

The popular grocery chain H-E-B on March 26 announced its plans to expand into the North Texas suburbs following years of speculation as the company acquired properties in the area.

Sandra Sadek, Miranda Jaimes and Daniel Houston contributed to this report.