Charleys Philly Steaks coming to Plano; National Breast Cancer Foundation marks 30 years in Frisco and more DFW-area news

The restaurant specializes in made-fresh Philly cheesesteaks, loaded gourmet fries and all-natural lemonades. (Courtesy Charleys Philly Steaks)
The restaurant specializes in made-fresh Philly cheesesteaks, loaded gourmet fries and all-natural lemonades. (Courtesy Charleys Philly Steaks)

The restaurant specializes in made-fresh Philly cheesesteaks, loaded gourmet fries and all-natural lemonades. (Courtesy Charleys Philly Steaks)

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Plano

Charleys Philly Steaks coming soon to Plano

The restaurant specializes in made-fresh Philly cheesesteaks, loaded gourmet fries and all-natural lemonades.

McKinney



McKinney Boyd High School to receive track refresh this year

The school board approved a $134,890 bid from Hellas Construction to resurface and restripe the track in a September meeting.

Frisco

4 Wheel Parts to offer truck, jeep accessories near Stonebriar Centre mall in Frisco

The nationwide brand specializes in the sale of vehicle components, including truck lift kits, tires, rims and more.

National Breast Cancer Foundation marks 30 years in Frisco with awareness campaign

The National Breast Cancer Foundation is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a campaign called RISE, which stands for Rally in Screening Everyone.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

Salad and Go bringing healthy drive-thru option to northeast Fort Worth in summer 2022

Salad and Go is a drive-thru salad stop with a stated mission of bringing healthy food to the drive-thru.

Olivia Lueckemeyer, Matt Payne, Brooklynn Cooper and Bailey Lewis 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

According to management, the company will relocate sometime in February and the new space will be larger than the current location.

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Denton County commissioners approve adjusted county election precincts

Changes were made to precincts that had more than 5,000 active voters located within the boundaries.

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

DART’s GoLink service offers on-demand, curb-to-curb shuttles to anywhere within each specified zone.

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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

Plano Library Director Libby Holtmann said the biggest changes patrons will see when Davis Library reopens are more usable spaces and new lighting.

The school board will consider whether to call a special election to fill the vacancy or make an appointment. (Zara Flores/Community Impact Newspaper)
CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Hays CISD to hold special meeting on resignation of board member; Montgomery approves plan for downtown and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Dec. 2.

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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)
CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Tomball City Council approves development of 240 acres at Hwy. 249, Rocky Road; JLB Eatery coming soon to Katy and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Dec. 1.

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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.