San Marcos | Buda | Kyle
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Fry's Electronics calls it quits after nearly 36 years in business

As many as 31 stores across nine states will be shuttered as Fry's Electronics shuts down due to market changes and the pandemic.


Frisco

Capacity restrictions loosened for North Texas businesses with drop in COVID-19 hospitalizations

The state has loosened capacity restrictions for North Texas businesses following a decline in hospitalization rates for COVID-19 patients.


Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

Interskate Roller Rink offers chance for indoor recreation in Lewisville

The pandemic was hard on Interskate Roller Rink's revenue, its owner said. But business has since picked up, particularly in the months of December and January.



Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

Story to watch in 2021: Flower Mound to discuss plans for expansive Furst Ranch development

The project would bring $3.3 billion in improvements to more than three square miles of farmland straddling Cross Timbers Road and US 377.


Frisco

Chido Taco Lounge coming to Frisco in February

Chido Taco Lounge is coming to Frisco in February 2021 at 6959 Lebanon Rd. #123.


Plano

Plano chamber selects Kelle Marsalis for top executive role after conducting national search

The Plano Chamber of Commerce has selected a familiar face for its top executive position.


Frisco

Frisco’s first Asian retail center draws visitors, new brands

A first-of-its-kind Asian retail center in Frisco is attracting unique brands and is expected to draw visitors from both in and outside of the city.



McKinney

McKinney looks to Airbnb for help collecting local hotel occupancy taxes

The city of McKinney is looking to Airbnb for help collecting thousands of dollars in local hotel occupancy taxes from residents renting out their properties to visitors.


Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

RECAP: After a contentious budget season, Flower Mound Town Council adopts 2019-20 budget, tax rate

After a contentious budget season, Flower Mound Town Council unanimously adopted a $74 million budget for fiscal year 2019-20 and set its property tax rate at $0.4365 per $100 in assessed valuation—the town’s lowest rate in 30 years.



Coppell | Valley Ranch | Las Colinas

DATA: Household income, uninsured rate increase in DFW

The latest data release from the 2018 American Community Survey shows that population is not the only thing  increasing in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.



Frisco

Frisco's 2019-20 budget adds 4 new employees, keeps tax rate steady

The city of Frisco's 2019-20 budget includes the addition of four new police officers and a steady tax rate.


Keller | Roanoke | Northeast Fort Worth

Denton County approves lowest tax rate in more than 30 years

Denton County's adopted fiscal year 2019-20 budget includes the lowest tax rate the county has levied since 1986.


Frisco

Frisco proposes adding fewer new employees in light of projected revenue restrictions

Frisco’s population continues to increase at a steady pace, but the growth in the number of city employees is slowing this year.


Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

Lewisville to hold final public hearing on proposed 2019-20 tax rate, budget

Lewisville City Council held its first of two public hearings Sept. 3 to consider the fiscal year 2019-20 tax rate and proposed budget, which accounts for increased spending toward public safety, parks and recreation, and public infrastructure.