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


Hutchins BBQ in McKinney reopens Aug. 31

North Texas family-owned barbecue restaurant Hutchins BBQ will reopen in McKinney Aug. 31. The location at 1301 N. Tennessee St. closed in January due to a fire on New Year’s Eve.


Lo-Lo's Chicken and Waffles reopens in Grapevine Towne Center

Arizona-based soul food restaurant Lo-Lo's Chicken and Waffles announced in April it would close its Southlake location to relocate to Grapevine.


Frisco ISD launches club for in and out-of-district swimmers

Frisco ISD is launching a new swimming and diving club called Iron Horse Aquatics. The club is open to athletes ages 5 to 18 in the Frisco area and beyond.

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JJ’s Taco Shop coming to Fort Worth in October

JJ’s Taco Shop, a Mexican food and taco restaurant, plans to open the first week of October at 5040 N. Tarrant Parkway, Ste. 136, Fort Worth, according to a JJ’s Taco Shop Facebook post.


Clear the Shelters event in Richardson seeks to rehome more than 100 adoptable pets

Richardson Animal Shelter is aiming to find forever homes for all of its animals during a monthlong adoption event.


Hissho Sushi & Wine Bar opens inside Walmart Supercenter in Plano

The full-service restaurant offers made-to-order sushi as well as a selection of wines.

Miranda Jaimes, Sandra Sadek, Brooklynn Cooper, Bailey Lewis, Olivia Lueckemeyer and William C. Wadsack contributed to this report.