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City of Frisco, Frisco ISD cancel plans to build joint performing arts hall, opt to proceed with separate efforts

The Aug. 11 announcement states that due to “each partner’s unique priorities, responsibility to its stakeholders and cost concerns,” the joint effort on a performing arts center would not proceed.


5:54 PM Jul 27, 2022 CDT

Land owners seek highway zoning for 'high-end' property development in Frisco

The Frisco Planning and Zoning Commission suggests approval of rezoning for property located off the Dallas North Tollway.


Record percentage of Texas teachers considering quitting, survey shows

Texas educators reported declines in support from parents and state leaders during the pandemic, according to the Texas State Teachers Association.



Frisco ISD lowers tax rate for 2022-23 fiscal year

Frisco ISD adopted a lower tax rate for the upcoming fiscal year, but it will still raise more taxes for its operations than last year's tax rate due to growth in property values.


City ‘laser-focused' on downtown Rail District redevelopment in Frisco

Design features, project cost, funding sources, timeline and more details were discussed during an Aug. 2 work session.


Texas health department accepting grant applications to expand access to health care

The grant will help health centers that serve underserved and uninsured Texans in areas with limited resources.


New self-care establishment opens in Frisco

New customers can enjoy a free week of unlimited access.



Salad and Go to bring healthy food options to Frisco

The restaurant is opening in September on Preston and Rolater Road.


Frisco ISD opens clinic for free employee health and wellness services

See inside the new health care facility operating in partnership with Children’s Health.


Q&A: Meet Frisco's new City Manager Wes Pierson

Pierson has more than 13 years of city management experience, including nearly seven as city manager in the town of Addison, where he previously served.


Popeyes coming soon to Stonebriar Centre Mall

Its menu includes fried chicken tenders, chicken sandwiches, chicken nuggets, and a collection of sides.



Frisco City Council calls for public hearing on 2022-23 fiscal year budget

The public hearings are scheduled during the council’s Aug. 16 and Sept. 6 meetings.


PT Neighborhood Pizzeria coming soon to Frisco

PT Neighborhood Pizzeria's menu includes salads, sandwiches, specialty pizzas and a selection of dipping sauces.


Texas extends emergency SNAP benefits through August

Texas will provide over $305.5 million in emergency benefits this month, which is expected to help 1.5 million households.


Sunrise Caffé now open in Frisco

Eatery serving breakfast, lunch and dinner opens near Toyota Soccer Center.



Bagel and coffee restaurant opens in Frisco

The shop's menu features bagels made from scratch, breakfast and lunch sandwiches, and locally roasted coffee.


California-based pizza chain Mountain Mike’s coming to Frisco

Mountain Mike’s just celebrated its 250th store opening and is known for its daily made fresh dough and curly pepperoni pizzas, according to a media release.


Frost Bank to open in December on Warren Parkway in Frisco

Financial center opening as Frost Bank continues its DFW expansion.


Texas records nation's largest job gains in June; state unemployment rate continues to fall

As more people move to Texas and return to “normal” activities, Texas’ labor force is also growing, according to the Texas Workforce Commission.



Texas sales tax holiday on school supplies planned for Aug. 5-7

Items can be purchased in person, online or through mail order to qualify.


Phase 2 of construction begins at The Links on PGA Parkway

Phase 2 includes four new buildings with 315 new apartment units located at 15950 Paramount Way as part of the PGA Parkway luxury apartments development.


USDA invests over $36M for high-speed internet in rural Texas

Telecommunications companies in Central Texas and the West Plains region will receive funding to help rural Texans gain access to high-speed internet.


Berries & Batter Café opens Frisco location on Main St.

The cafe offers a range of traditional American breakfast and lunch options