New urgent care center in McKinney, plus four more DFW-area business updates

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Texas Health Breeze Urgent Care opened its doors to patients Nov. 9 in McKinney. (Courtesy Texas Health Breeze Urgent Care)

Texas Health Breeze Urgent Care opened its doors to patients Nov. 9 in McKinney. (Courtesy Texas Health Breeze Urgent Care)

Here are five businesses that opened recently in the Greater Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Texas Health Breeze Urgent Care now seeing patients in McKinney

Texas Health Breeze Urgent Care opened its doors to patients Nov. 9 at 3805 W. University Drive, Ste. 100, McKinney. The new urgent care center will offer patients a clinical concierge and will treat common illnesses and injuries.

Dallas Gold & Silver Exchange opens new Lewisville location near Music City Mall

Dallas Gold and Silver Exchange opened a Lewisville store Oct. 30 at 610 E. Round Grove Road, Lewisville. The retail store buys and sells jewelry and watches and offers repair services.

IT service provider CMIT Solutions now open in Richardson

CMIT Solutions opened a new office Oct. 29 at 3400 N. Central Expressway, Ste. 110-254, Richardson. The company offers technology maintenance and monitoring solutions.

IFixDallas expects to open tech service center in Plano on Dec. 1

IFixDallas will open Dec. 1 at 2109 W. Parker Road, Ste. 206, Plano. The technology repair service provider will offer in-house device repairs, virus removal, website design and more.

Paintball and airsoft store Giant Party Sports now open in Plano

Giant Party Sports opened Nov. 6 at 6101 K Ave., Ste. 110, Plano. The paintball and airsoft store also includes a small gaming area for Xbox as well as a Nerf gun ring.

Daniel Houston, Liesbeth Powers, Olivia Lueckemeyer and William C. Wadsack contributed to this report.


Artio Birth Care opened in October at 614 S. Edmonds Lane, Ste. 205, Lewisville. The education center offers classes and groups for people preparing for childbirth. (Courtesy Artio Birth Care)
Artio Birth Care opens in Lewisville, plus 7 more DFW business updates

Here are eight recent business updates from across the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

D'Ambrosio's #1 Pizza Pub will offer customers a friendly environment to enjoy a more contemporary style of Chicago deep-dish pizza. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
D'Ambrosio's pizzeria opens in Grapevine and more DFW news

Read the latest business and community news from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced a COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan for the state Nov. 23 for a vaccine he said could be available as soon as December. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announces COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan

The vaccine could start being distributed "as early as next month," according to a Nov. 23 news release.

The city has adjusted its facility hours and services for the upcoming holiday. (Courtesy Fotolia)
Here is what Richardson residents need to know about city services heading into Thanksgiving

The city of Richardson has altered its facility hours and trash and recycling pickup ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, according to a news release.

Here are coronavirus updates from Dallas County. (Community Impact staff)
Dallas County continues to break record for most new COVID-19 cases in a day

The county broke its single-day record Nov. 20 with 1,974 confirmed cases. The next day, it broke it again with 2,183 confirmed cases.

Richardson specialty grocer Sara's Market & Bakery places 'obsessive' focus on customers and quality

The Mediterranean market will double in size in 2021 by adding new departments, a coffee shop and a larger area for chef-prepared foods.

The 10-foot-by-10-foot sheds are made from plywood and steel and require no carpentry or electrical skills for assembly. (Courtesy Backyard Workroom)
Build-it-yourself modular shed manufacturer Backyard Workroom opens assembly plant in Richardson

The startup offers a prefabricated workroom kit that allows users to build their own backyard shed in just a few hours.

Collin County commissioners unanimously approved a $2 million allocation of federal funding to continue reimbursements of local food pantries. (Screenshot courtesy Collin County)
Collin County allocates additional $2M in CARES funding for local food pantries

Collin County commissioners allocated an additional $2 million in federal funding to the Collin CARES program to continue reimbursements for local food pantries.

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Q&A: Laura Colangelo discusses challenges facing private schools during pandemic

Colangelo said private schools have adapted to remote learning and other obstacles in 2020 despite less revenue and a 9% decline in enrollment statewide.

Mock-ups for each of these walls will be visible within each city from Nov. 20-Jan. 29. (Courtesy Dallas Area Rapid Transit)
Mock-ups of sound walls for Silver Line project available for viewing in Plano, Richardson

Mock-ups for each of these walls will be visible within each city from Nov. 20-Jan. 29.

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Chilangos Tacos opens in Plano, plus three more DFW-area restaurant updates

Here are four restaurants that opened recently in the Greater Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Schools now have the power to temporarily suspend on-campus instruction if “a significant number of the instructional staff at the campus is impacted due to a confirmed COVID-19 outbreak." (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Texas Education Agency authorizes schools to close doors for 14 days due to coronavirus-related staffing concerns

Campuses can now instate a hybrid or fully remote instruction model for up to 14 days if adequate instructional staffing is not possible due to high numbers of COVID-19 cases among employees.