Char'd: Southeast Asian Kitchen will open by the end of this year in the CityLine development at 1251 State St., Ste. 800, Richardson. Dishes from Southeast Asia featured on the CHAR’D menu include poke bowls, bibimbap, Thai red curry chicken, steamed bun and more. Customers can also customize their own dishes. The restaurant will also serve local, craft beer, Stubborn Soda, wine and homemade ice cream. www.chardkitchen.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.