Jasper's Richardson, Cadillac Pizza Pub in McKinney to reopen and more DFW-area news

Menu items at Jasper's Richardson include salads, fish, steaks and more. (Olivia Lueckemeyer/Community Impact Newspaper)
Menu items at Jasper's Richardson include salads, fish, steaks and more. (Olivia Lueckemeyer/Community Impact Newspaper)

Menu items at Jasper's Richardson include salads, fish, steaks and more. (Olivia Lueckemeyer/Community Impact Newspaper)

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Jasper's Richardson to reopen in CityLine development

Jasper’s Richardson is scheduled to reopen for dinner service Sept. 10 at its location in the CityLine development. The restaurant, located at 1251 State St., Ste. 950, has been closed for several months due to COVID-19.

Organic Life Dry Cleaning coming soon to Richardson

Organic Life Dry Cleaning will open in mid- to late September at 120 W. CityLine Drive, Ste. 400, Richardson. The business provides high-end dry cleaning services using wet-cleaning technology, which is an eco-friendly alternative to the standard dry cleaning system.


Cadillac Pizza Pub in downtown McKinney looks to reopen after fire

Cadillac Pizza Pub has announced plans to reopen its restaurant at 112 S. Kentucky St., McKinney. The restaurant closed in April following a fire at the back exterior of its building.


PHOTO GALLERY: Get a sneak peak of Hotel Vin before Labor Day weekend grand opening

Hotel Vin’s high-profile opening on Main Street in Grapevine is scheduled over Labor Day weekend.


East Plano Islamic Center creates drive-thru, delivery options for in-house food pantry

The East Plano Islamic Center found itself rethinking one of its service programs when COVID-19 began spreading in the community.

The EPIC Food Pantry had run as a traditional in-house pantry but recently pivoted to offering drive-thru and delivery options to those in need.

The drive-thru program, known as Help Your Neighbor, now operates from 6-7 p.m. every Saturday at 1350 Star Court, Plano. It has given anywhere between 75 to 150 boxes on any given Saturday, volunteer Jawaid Isa said.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

Living Spaces Furniture store coming soon to Northeast Fort Worth

A Living Spaces Furniture store is coming soon to the North City shopping center at the southwest corner of I-35W and North Tarrant Parkway.


Bottled in Bond in Frisco reopens after a small fire

Bottled in Bond reopened Aug. 11 at 5285 Dallas Parkway, Ste. 420, Frisco, after closing July 2 due to a small fire. The cocktail parlor and kitchen offers craft cocktails, American whiskey and Southern fare.

See which Frisco city offices, services will be affected by Labor Day

The city of Frisco’s government offices will be closed Sept. 7 in observance of the Labor Day holiday, according to a city news release. Normal hours will resume Sept. 8.

Lewisville-Flower Mound-Highland Village

Flower Mound Taekwondo teaches students one kick at a time

An instructor stands under two bright studio lights, watching the clock count down to the next virtual course. Students’ faces slowly fill the screen in front of the instructor, and warmup kicks begin.

This is now the norm for Flower Mound Taekwondo, where roughly two thirds of its students take part online.

Miranda Jaimes, Liesbeth Powers, Gavin Pugh, Elizabeth Ucles, Olivia Lueckemeyer, Ian Pribanic and William C. Wadsack contributed to this report.


Early voting location.
Richardson saw 12.52% voter turnout for spring election

Voters selected City Council members, Richardson ISD board members and approved the school district’s $750 million bond package.

Plano ISD to lift face mask requirement for 2021-22 school year

Plano ISD will make face masks optional at all district campuses, facilities and events in the fall.

State Farm hiring 1,500 new employees, including at regional hub in Richardson

Due to record growth for the company, State Farm is adding the new employees to help customers with claims, according to a news release.

Residents will have until May 2023 to obtain a Real ID. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
US Department of Homeland Security extends Real ID deadline until 2023

Drivers will have until May 2023 to get the Real ID, which will be required for adults boarding a U.S. commercial flight.

Susan Bailey was elected president of the American Medical Association in June 2020. (Courtesy American Medical Association)
'I am convinced we will beat COVID': American Medical Association President Susan Bailey discusses vaccine successes, myths, challenges

Bailey was elected president of the American Medical Association in June 2020. Much of the organization's focus during that time has been on vaccine transparency and distribution.

Salad and Go food.
Salad and Go to open Richardson location in June

Items are priced at the same cost as fast food to further the company's mission to make healthy food convenient and affordable, according to a release from Salad and Go.

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Agencies seeking comment to improve North Texas biking trails

The Texas Department of Transportation and the North Central Texas Council of Governments are seeking public feedback to improve biking options throughout the Dallas and Fort Worth areas.

McKinney Mayor George Fuller has been re-elected for another term. (William C. Wadsack/Community Impact Newspaper)
Local election results, a trash pickup rate increase in McKinney and more top news from the Dallas-Forth Worth area

Read the most popular business and community news from the past week from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Richardson promotes Gary Tittle to become city's new police chief

Two months after it was announced Richardson Police Chief Jimmy Spivey would be retiring, city leadership has decided on his replacement.

Chick-fil-A food.
Chick-fil-A in Richardson Square reopens following renovations

The work done to the restaurant included upgrades to its interior and drive-thru enhancements to improve efficiency, a company representative said.