Twisted Root Burger Co. coming to Plano; Chick-fil-A to open Oct. 21 in McKinney and more DFW-area news

Twisted Root Burger Co. plans to open in the space formerly occupied by Hub Streat in Plano. (Courtesy Twisted Root Burger Co.)
Twisted Root Burger Co. plans to open in the space formerly occupied by Hub Streat in Plano. (Courtesy Twisted Root Burger Co.)

Twisted Root Burger Co. plans to open in the space formerly occupied by Hub Streat in Plano. (Courtesy Twisted Root Burger Co.)

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Plano

Twisted Root Burger Co. to be among concepts that will fill space left by Hub Streat in Plano

Twisted Root Burger Co. plans to open a new location in mid-November at 1212 14th St., Plano. The eatery is one of two concepts owner Local Favorite Restaurants plans to open in the space formerly occupied by Hub Streat, according to Chief Restaurant Operator Steve Chambers.

McKinney



Barro’s Pizza restaurant sets tentative opening date for McKinney location

Family-owned and -operated Barro’s Pizza restaurant is tentatively set to open Nov. 1 at 2730 S. Central Expressway, McKinney, in the former location of Henderson Kitchen & Tap. This will be the first Barro’s Pizza location to open outside of Arizona, which has 46 locations.

Newest Chick-fil-A in McKinney sets October opening date

The new Chick-fil-A at Lake Forest Drive and US 380 is set to open Oct. 21. At this time the restaurant will be open for drive-thru, dine-in and carryout service from its address at 5001 W. University Drive, McKinney.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

Dizzy Lucy's now open in Roanoke

Dizzy Lucy’s opened on Oct. 12 at 101 S. Oak St., Ste. 100, in Roanoke. The new bar and grill serves a variety of American food, such as burgers and wings.

Frisco

La Hacienda Ranch in Frisco ‘having difficulties’ gathering workers, supplies for kitchen fire repairs

La Hacienda Ranch in Frisco is unsure when it can reopen after a small kitchen fire forced the restaurant to temporarily close earlier this fall.

William C. Wadsack, Miranda Jaimes, Bailey Lewis and Matt Payne contributed to this report.






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The restaurant’s menu features a variety of seafood dishes with oysters, fried fish, tacos, sandwiches and salads. (Courtesy Half-Shells Oyster Bar & Grill)
Half-Shells Oyster Bar and Grill relocating to new location in Plano

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Denton County commissioners approve adjusted county election precincts

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Consuelo Mendez Middle School has consistently received poor ratings from the Texas Education Agency. (Community Impact Newspaper)
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DART to launch new GoLink zones in Plano, Richardson

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New lanes now open on Sam Rayburn Tollway as expansion project wraps up

The $200 million Sam Rayburn Tollway expansion project, which added one additional lane in each direction, has been completed.

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Plano to temporarily close Davis Library for bond construction project

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The school board will consider whether to call a special election to fill the vacancy or make an appointment. (Zara Flores/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Renovations underway at Harrington Library in Plano

The $5 million project is part of a bond measure approved by voters in 2017.

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Denton County commissioners create new sexual assault response team

County commissioners appointed eight people to serve on the county's inaugural sexual assault response team.

Tomball City Council approved a development agreement with Lovett Industrial for 240 acres at Hwy. 249, Rocky Road Nov. 29. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Denton County sees 3-week increase in COVID-19 cases

The director of Denton County Public Health discussed an uptick in COVID-19 cases and concerns with the omicron variant.