Italian restaurant Porta di Roma will open in Galatyn Commons on the ground floor of the AMLI Galatyn Station apartments, 2301 Performance Drive, Richardson, in the fall. The restaurant, which hails from its original location in downtown Dallas, will feature classic Italian dishes and pizzas as well as antipasti and desserts. A small coffee shop serving espresso, cappuccinos, lattes, macchiatos and more will also be featured onsite. 214-752-0855 (downtown Dallas location). www.portadiromarestaurant.com
Olivia Lueckemeyer graduated in 2013 from Loyola University New Orleans with a degree in journalism. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in October 2016 as reporter for the Southwest Austin edition before her promotion to editor in March 2017. In July 2018 she returned home to the Dallas area and became editor of the Richardson edition.