Brazilian Steakhouse coming to Plano and more DFW business and community news from September

The menu consists of meat dishes that are slow-roasted over an open fire. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
The menu consists of meat dishes that are slow-roasted over an open fire. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

The menu consists of meat dishes that are slow-roasted over an open fire. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Read business and community news from September from Community Impact Newspaper's coverage of the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Plano

Brasão Brazilian Steakhouse coming soon to The Shops at Legacy in Plano

Brasão Brazilian Steakhouse expects to open in the spring at The Shops at Legacy, 5741 Legacy Drive, Ste. 100, Plano. The steakhouse specializes in authentic Rodizio-style dining for lunch and dinner. The menu consists of meat dishes that are slow-roasted over an open fire. The restaurant will also be available for private events.

Frisco



Main Street Food Hall to offer 10 vendors, bars, event spaces in Frisco in 2021

A new food hall in Frisco is expected to bring eclectic vendors, bars, a beer garden and concert spaces next year.

Grapevine-Colleyville-Southlake

Charis Behavioral Health opens in Southlake

Charis Behavioral Health opened in September at 250 W. Southlake Blvd., Southlake. The center offers partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient programming, medication management and treatment customized for each patient’s needs.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

Golden Triangle Library now open in Northeast Fort Worth

The city of Fort Worth Golden Triangle Library officially opened Aug. 18 at 4264 Golden Triangle Blvd., Fort Worth.

The 15,000-square-foot library is expected to house more than 50,000 items for checkout and training.

Lewisville-Flower Mound-Highland Village

Mac&Z cafe and children's play area aims for early October opening in Flower Mound

Mac&Z is preparing for an early October opening near the River Walk at Central Park, 4281 Esplanade Place, Ste. 100, Flower Mound. The cafe will include a play area for young children, including toddlers and crawlers. The play area will include a number of sensory learning toys. The cafe will serve pastries, sandwiches and coffees sourced from local roasters.

McKinney

The Grind Burger Bar + Tap Room expands with second location and concept in McKinney

Grind Burger Bar Y Taqueria is expected to open Sept. 28 at 3350 Virginia Parkway, Ste. 400, McKinney. This marks the third The Grind Burger Bar + Tap Room restaurant location and the second in McKinney.

Richardson

The Learning Experience set to open this fall in Richardson

The Learning Experience, a national academy of early education, is on track to open this fall at 528 Centennial Blvd., Richardson. The 10,000-square-foot facility will include 10 classrooms with indoor and outdoor play areas for students ages 6 weeks to 6 years.

Elizabeth Ucles, Gavin Pugh, Ian Pribanic, Daniel Houston, Miranda Jaimes and Olivia Lueckemeyer contributed to this report.






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The pharmacy, which was previously located along Legacy Drive, offers a full-line pharmacy, including commercially available medications, nutritional supplements and compounding pharmacy services. (Courtesy Spring Creek Pharmacy)
Spring Creek Pharmacy offers full-line pharmacy from new location in Plano

The pharmacy, which was previously located along Legacy Drive, offers a full-line pharmacy, including commercially available medications, nutritional supplements and compounding pharmacy services.

The average home value did drop slightly from $379,629 in fiscal year 2019-20. The average home value is now $378,396. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper)
Plano accepts final certified appraisal property values for fiscal year 2020-21

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Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley announced bars, wineries and breweries could reopen at 50% capacity Oct. 14. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Collin County commissioners voted to keep the COVID-19 dashboard on the county's website until the entire commissioners court could discuss its future. (Community Impact staff)
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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. (Courtesy BAM Beauty Bar)
BAM Beauty Bar prepares to open second location at Legacy West in Plano

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An estimated 3,500 trees were destroyed by last October's tornado. (Olivia Lueckemeyer/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Aside from a large influx of backlogged cases Oct. 3, Plano has consistently had fewer than 200 new cases in a seven-day period since mid-September. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Tracking COVID-19: Plano continues trend of fewer than 200 new cases per week

In the week before Oct. 14, there were 178 new cases reported by the state. In the seven reporting days leading up to Oct. 21, there were 166 new Plano cases.

Rose Mediterranean Cuisine also released a new menu that includes a wider selection of desserts and vegetarian plates in addition to original menu items, such as kabobs and shawarma. (Community Impact staff)
Plano's Lebanese Grill changes name to Rose Mediterranean Cuisine

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The new office includes a play therapy space and therapy rooms for adults and teens. (Courtesy Nova Cesta Counseling)
Nova Cesta Counseling relocates office in Plano

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