Desanko Ramen opens in Plano and more DFW news

Desanko Ramen will hold a grand opening Oct. 3. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Desanko Ramen will hold a grand opening Oct. 3. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Desanko Ramen will hold a grand opening Oct. 3. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

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Desanko Ramen brings authentic Japanese cuisine to Plano

Desanko Ramen opened in mid-September in Mitsuwa Marketplace and will hold a grand opening Oct. 3. The restaurant serves a variety of ramen dishes, including white miso ramen and soy sauce ramen.

Business at Plano Sewing Center booms as customers spend more time at home

The store sells embroidery, sewing and quilting machines made exclusively by Baby Lock, a machine manufacturer in Japan. The Sewing Center’s front window displays machines of various types, sizes and skill levels for local sewers, quilters and embroiders. Customers can practice stitching on the machines before making any purchases.


Floral design gallery Luxe Stems now open in Frisco

Luxe Stems was expected to open in early October at 4350 N. Main St., Ste. 120, Frisco. The floral design gallery offers a variety of arrangement services, including wedding design, corporate events and floral workshops.

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Athletic clothing store Lululemon coming soon to north Fort Worth

A Lululemon location is expected to open in 2020 at the Tanger Outlets at 15853 North Freeway, Fort Worth.


Ya Ya Yum to offer various boards in Grapevine in October

Ya Ya Yum expects to open in October at 112 E. Texas St., Grapevine. The Southlake-based business has offered catering services prior to the opening of its new location. The concept serves cheese and charcuterie boards as well as brunch-themed boards.


Centre for Dance to move to larger studio in December

Centre for Dance is planning to move to a larger space at 2080 N. Collins Blvd., Richardson, in December, according to the owner.


After 2 months of business, Texana Grill in McKinney closes

Texana Grill, a new restaurant offering a menu inspired by the Texas Hill Country, closed in September. The restaurant had opened at 1222 N. Central Expressway, McKinney, in July.

Gavin Pugh, Elizabeth Ucles, Ian Pribanic, Mackenzie Plusnick, Liesbeth Powers and Miranda Jaimes contributed to this report.


McKinney City Council considered design concepts for future wayfinding signs for the city Sept. 21. (Illustration courtesy city of McKinney)
McKinney eyes designs for wayfinding signs; Plano House of Comedy reschedules opening and more DFW-area news

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Plano ISD board to allow temporary mask mandate to expire on Sept. 24

The temporary mandate, which allows for medical, religious, philosophical and administrative exemptions, has been in place since Aug. 26.

The case was proposed at the Sept. 20 planning and zoning meeting, but commissioners agreed to table the matter until Oct. 18. City staff recommended the commission approve the zoning request. (Erick Pirayesh/Community Impact Newspaper)
Mixed-use development proposed for Haggard-owned farmland in Plano

The more than 2-million-square-foot area is one of the largest undeveloped tracts of land in Plano

 Redistricting is one of the items on the Texas Legislature's third special session, and the state Senate released proposed maps on Sept. 18. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Texas Senate releases proposed redistricting maps as special session begins

Redistricting is one of the items on the third special session, and the state Senate released proposed maps on Sept. 18.

Denton County approves property tax rate increase, 5.66% more in spending for upcoming budget year

At a Sept. 21 meeting, county commissioners approved a fiscal year 2021-22 budget of $336.91 million, which is a 5.66% increase from the current year.

The plan is a long-term guide for the city that focuses on future growth, priorities, services and development in Plano, according to its official description. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)
Draft Comprehensive Plan nears completion, approval by Plano City Council

Officials said the plan is 99% agreed upon, but discussions slowed due to a disagreement over one statement in the draft.

Immigration attorney opens new office near Collin Creek Mall redevelopment in Plano

Jaime Barron, P.C.-Immigration Law Group's services include helping companies with employees who are not U.S. citizens, assisting families with loved ones in foreign countries and helping with some limited civil attorney services.

Total Men's Primary Care plans to open first Plano location in October

This will be the first location in Plano for the health care clinic, though it has 15 locations in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Plano Music House planning to open by end of September

The music school will offer classes in piano, guitar, drums, violin, viola, cello, voice, music composition and music production for students as young as age 5.

Plano House of Comedy reschedules club's opening date

The comedy club, which is taking over the space formerly occupied by the Blue Martini lounge, will feature a dine-in experience with drinks and stand-up comedy.

CityVet offers routine exams for dogs, among other animals. (Courtesy CityVet)
CityVet opens new location in Plano

The veterinary clinic provides full-service care for pets.

Compass has offices across DFW, including in Plano, Southlake, Highland Village and Frisco. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Real estate company Compass acquires LegacyTexas Title

The acquisition will strengthen Compass’ title and escrow portfolio and enable further integration of the company’s brokerage and related services, according to a company release.