Bar, winery owners in Tarrant County adapt to changing COVID-19 restrictions and more DFW-area news

Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley announced bars, wineries and breweries could reopen at 50% capacity Oct. 14. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley announced bars, wineries and breweries could reopen at 50% capacity Oct. 14. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley announced bars, wineries and breweries could reopen at 50% capacity Oct. 14. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

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

Tarrant County

Tarrant County business owners react to reduced COVID-19 bar restrictions

Local bars and wineries in Tarrant County reopened at 50% capacity beginning Oct. 14.

Tarrant County opens new round of small-business grants Oct. 26


Round 2 of applications for Tarrant County's Small Business Assistance Grant has opened.

Richardson

Woody B's BBQ shares family tradition with the Richardson community and beyond


The restaurant is not a typical dine-in establishment: Every menu item is vacuum-sealed and stored in a cooler from which guests can grab what they want and warm it up at home. This format helped the business when the pandemic-related shutdowns began in March.

Kasra Persian Cuisine reopens in Richardson

Kasra serves traditional Persian and Afghan cuisine; it also offers catering and hosts events in its on-site banquet hall.

Grapevine-Colleyville-Southlake

Kahuna Chair now open in Colleyville

Kahuna Chair sells luxury massage chairs in Colleyville.

Plano

BAM Beauty Bar prepares to open second location at Legacy West in Plano


The luxury blowout and makeup bar uses high-quality products and tools as well as hypoallergenic, cruelty-free beauty products in a Parisian-inspired setting.

Nova Cesta Counseling relocates office in Plano

The new office includes a play therapy space and therapy rooms for adults and teens.

Lewisville-Flower Mound-Highland Village

Bae's Kitchen now serving burgers, cheesesteaks, milkshakes in Lewisville

The restaurant serves a variety of burgers, cheesesteaks, fried chicken, patty melts, beef tacos and other items.

Daniel Houston, Makenzie Plusnick, Liesbeth Powers, Olivia Lueckemeyer and Sandra Sadek contributed to this report.


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Artio Birth Care is now open and offering childbirth classes in Lewisville. (Courtesy Artio Birth Care)
Artio Birth Care now offering childbirth classes in Lewisville

The education center offers a series of classes and groups for people preparing for childbirth.

Mitzi's Sonoma offers wine and gifts, such as this tea starter kit. (Courtesy Mitzi's Sonoma)
Mitzi’s Sonoma moves to new location in downtown McKinney

The fine wine and gift shop, which is just off the square in downtown McKinney, offers a curated selection of wine from around the world.

D'Ambrosio's #1 Pizza Pub will offer customers a friendly environment to enjoy a more contemporary style of Chicago deep-dish pizza. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
D'Ambrosio's pizzeria opens in Grapevine and more DFW news

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

Between Nov. 15-21, Tarrant County reported 8,791 new confirmed cases and 1,047 probable cases of COVID-19. (Community Impact staff)
Tarrant County officials urge caution ahead of holidays as COVID-19 cases surge

Between Nov. 15-21, Tarrant County reported 8,791 new confirmed cases and 1,047 probable cases of COVID-19.

On Nov. 7, the state of Texas marked 20 years of daily deaths on state roadways. (Courtesy Fotolia)
TxDOT urges safe driving on Texas roads

On Nov. 7, the state of Texas marked 20 years of daily deaths on state roadways.

The $8.5 million sales tax allocation Frisco received in November was more than a 4% increase as compared to the same month a year ago. (Community Impact staff)
DATA: Frisco's latest monthly sales tax revenue up more than 4% year over year

The $8.57 million sales tax allocation for Frisco was based generally on purchases in September, the Texas State Comptroller’s Office reported Nov. 12.

The Harris County Multimodal Thoroughfare Plan is a comprehensive effort to assess current and future transportation needs in unincorporated Harris County, including roads for cars and trucks, mass transit, bike lanes and pedestrian routes. (Courtesy Fotolia)
City of Keller attempting to curb accidents at North Tarrant Parkway, Lakeview Drive intersection

The city of Keller is installing a number of upgrades to the intersection of Lakeview Drive and North Tarrant Parkway.

Eggsquisite Cafe also has locations in McKinney, Allen, Frisco and Rockwall. (Courtesy of Eggsquisite Cafe)
Eggsquisite Cafe opens in Southlake

Eggsquisite Cafe opened a new location in Southlake.

D'Ambrosio's #1 Pizza Pub will offer customers a friendly environment to enjoy a more contemporary style of Chicago deep-dish pizza. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
D’Ambrosio’s #1 Pizza Pub now open in Grapevine

The restaurant offers Chicago-style deep-dish pizza among other cuisines.

The Christmas in the Square event features the largest choreographed lights and music display in North Texas. (Courtesy Visit Frisco)
TO-DO LIST: Here are 10 in-person and virtual events happening in Frisco

Here is a list of some ongoing and upcoming events taking place in Frisco and online over the next several weeks.

Tarot & Tea's sage bundles are now available at its shop inside Stonebriar Centre. (Courtesy Tarot & Tea)
Tarot & Tea opens inside Frisco's Stonebriar Centre mall

The shop offers tarot readings, intention candles, sage bundles, oils and incense.

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced a COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan for the state Nov. 23 for a vaccine he said could be available as soon as December. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announces COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan

The vaccine could start being distributed "as early as next month," according to a Nov. 23 news release.