Frisco
1:09 PM May 26, 2020 CDT

Sam Rayburn Tollway expansion on track; work increases at Frisco intersections

Frisco drivers will notice paving in the center median between US 75 and Coit Road.


McKinney
7:28 PM May 29, 2020 CDT

DATA: Confirmed COVID-19 cases in McKinney ZIP codes

McKinney had 10 new cases of the coronavirus reported on May 29.


Frisco

MAY 31 ROUNDUP: Business news from Dallas-Fort Worth area

Read the latest business news from Dallas-Fort Worth.



Frisco

Tuesday Morning bankruptcy, census data and three other DFW-area stories

Here are five recent updates from the metroplex, on delayed openings, mass layoffs and more.


Frisco

Frisco confirms local mosquito pool tested positive for West Nile

Frisco officials said they would be increasing surveillance efforts citywide and treating areas of stagnant water along Hickory Street near Oakbrook Park with larvicide.


Plano

Data: Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Plano ZIP codes

As of May 29, there have been 397 confirmed cases of coronavirus across the six Plano ZIP codes in both Collin and Denton counties, according to health officials.


Frisco

Collin, Denton counties report 6 new COVID-19 cases in Frisco

Of the 175 total cases that have been reported in Frisco, 106 are from Collin County, and 69 are from Denton County.



Plano

Collin County to transition coronavirus case management to state health department

The Texas Department of State Health Services will perform all COVID-19 case investigations and contact tracing for Collin County following a vote by Collin County Commissioners Court on May 29.


McKinney

‘It’s not enough’: McKinney wedding businesses struggle under 25% occupancy restrictions

While restaurants are allowed to operate at 50% capacity, wedding venues in McKinney and throughout Texas are restricted to the initial 25% occupancy Abbott announced at the start of May due to the coronavirus pandemic.


Plano

Plano promotes Sandra Rodgers-Tomeo to assistant police chief role

Plano has promoted a 31-year veteran of its police force to serve as assistant police chief.


Frisco

Frisco pediatric clinics pivot to continue evaluating patients amid COVID-19

Two months into the coronavirus pandemic, around half of patients at Kids’ World Pediatrics have rescheduled their appointments, according to the clinic’s two physicians.



Plano

Collin College offering grants, tuition credit for students affected by coronavirus pandemic

Collin College is offering student grants and tuition credit to students who have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic and the college's shift to online courses.


McKinney

McKinney transportation update: Bloomdale Road expansion

Construction is not expected to affect existing traffic in the surrounding area.


McKinney

Patients delay their medical care in McKinney amid pandemic

With the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, people are slow in returning to their doctors.


Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Methodist Southlake Hospital expands services as it begins to accept Medicare patients

As of the end of April, Medicare patients can now receive care at Methodist Southlake Hospital.



Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

T-Johnny’s Cajun & Seafood Market to open in early June in Colleyville

T-Johnny’s Cajun & Seafood Market expects to open in early June at 5409 Colleyville Blvd., Colleyville.


Richardson

Project that will add an extra lane to Campbell Road kicks off in Richardson

The $2 million projected is expected to wrap up in December.


Plano

Red Cross offers incentives for blood donations in Dallas-Fort Worth area

The American Red Cross has roughly 1,300 blood donation appointments in North Texas that need to be filled through June 15.


Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

Primary care providers in Lewisville, Flower Mound Highland Village adapt, urge patients to continue routine checkups

Local health professionals said more patients have started putting off preventive health care for fear of being exposed to the coronavirus—a trend some doctors believe is likely to cause more harm than good.



Keller | Roanoke | Northeast Fort Worth

Businesses in Keller, Roanoke, North Fort Worth respond to fewer COVID-19 restrictions

Businesses in Keller, Roanoke and North Fort Worth are taking advantage of less restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Keller | Roanoke | Northeast Fort Worth

Roanoke Farmers Market set to open June 6 with special hours for seniors, at-risk residents

Roanoke city officials announced May 22 that the farmers market will be moved to a new location within the Roanoke City Hall plaza.


Keller | Roanoke | Northeast Fort Worth

Medical City Alliance becomes first Level III trauma center in North Fort Worth

Medical City Alliance is the first and only hospital in North Fort Worth with a trauma Level III classification.


Richardson

Richardson ISD opts for online summer school, offers credit recovery classes for high school students

RISD announced May 22 it would hold virtual summer school for qualifying students, despite statewide orders allowing districts to offer in-person classes.



Plano

Plano Family YMCA to reopen at partial capacity, along with 6 other North Texas locations

The YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas on May 28 announced the phased reopening plans as it laid out a number of precautions that the organization will take to protect against the spread of the coronavirus.


Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

DATA: Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Grapevine, Colleyville, Southlake as of May 28

Tarrant County Public Health reported that the county has seen an increase of 491 new COVID-19 cases since May 21.