New hair and nail salon called The Collaboration Room now open in downtown McKinney
The Collaboration Room opened in McKinney in December. (Courtesy The Collaboration Room)
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 2018.
The facility will offer 510 independent living units for seniors to rent as well as 75 villa-style condominiums for seniors to purchase.
The academy will offer three licensing programs, including one for eyelash extensions, aesthetics and instructor licenses.
The store helps customers transform regular homes into “smart homes” with various technologies.
The American Red Cross urgently needs blood donors of all types, according to Jan Hale with the organization's biomedical services department.
The dual language program at Caldwell Elementary will continue into the 2020-21 school year, according to McKinney ISD superintendent Rick McDaniel.
Collin College approved its 2020-21 academic calendar Feb. 25 at a board meeting.
Philip Hassler was appointed Feb. 24 to the Place 2 position on the McKinney ISD board of trustees.
Azure Photography relocated its studio Feb. 1 to a new space within The Mill at East McKinney.
On Feb. 26, the city's board of adjustments will hold the first public hearing regarding the potential closing of concrete plants CowTown Redi-Mix and Martin Marietta.
Blockit, a locally based health technology company, has plans to expand its headquarters at the Cotton Mill in McKinney.
School of Rock is having a grand reopening for its new McKinney location from 5-8 p.m. Feb. 21 at 3201 S. Hardin Blvd. Ste. 210.
Encore Wire Corporation, one of McKinney’s largest employers, announced future expansion plans in its quarterly earnings report, released Feb. 18.