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Featured neighborhood: The Residences at Jeans Creek offers floor plans for all ages in McKinney

The Residences at Jeans Creek offers five floor plans tailored to the young professional and the emptynester with convenient access to local highways.


McKinney hospitals implement programs to fight opioid crisis

McKinney hospitals are working to reduce their opioid prescription rates to combat addiction and lower overdose risk for their patients.McKinney hospitals are working to reduce their opioid prescription rates to combat addiction and lower overdose risk for their patients.


New 10-hangar development coming to McKinney National Airport in 2020

A new 10-hangar development is in the works on the north end of the McKinney National Airport.
But these hangars will barely make a dent in the airport’s demand. At least 170 people are on the waitlist for the next available spaces, Airport Operations Analyst Benjamin Squire said.



McKinney nonprofit Direction61:3 helps provide safe place for youths aging out of foster care

Before becoming executive director of McKinney nonprofit Direction61:3, Myron Wilson thought he would be working for local churches his entire life.


McKinney's second Tropical Smoothie Cafe location now open on Custer Road

The cafe serves smoothies, wraps, bowls, flatbreads, sandwiches and breakfast items.


Cook Children's to develop medical campus north of US 380 in Prosper

The first phase of a Cook Children’s new Medical Center North Campus held a grand opening event Oct. 26 in Prosper, according to a Cook Children’s news release.


McKinney City Council meeting sparks controversy over racial concerns

Tuesday's McKinney City Council meeting turned contentious as nearly 60 people spoke out about recent racial issues, taking up nearly four hours during public comments.



UPDATED: Here is how Texas voters weighed in on 10 state constitutional amendments on the ballot Nov. 5

Ten constitutional amendments went before voters in Texas on Election Day, Nov. 5.


Amenity center for Del Webb at Trinity Falls residents set to open in spring 2020

An amenity center for the residents of Del Webb at Trinity Falls is set to open spring 2020. Del Webb is an active adult community for residents age 55 and older.An amenity center for the residents of Del Webb at Trinity Falls is set to open spring 2020. Del Webb is an active adult community for residents age 55 and older.


McKinney studio The Magic of Santa specializes in capturing unique moments for Christmas

On the outside, local photography studio The Magic of Santa looks like any other building in Historic Downtown McKinney.


Your 2019 voter guide to state constitutional amendments on the ballot in Texas

Texas voters can vote for or against 10 amendments to the state’s constitution Nov. 5.



McKinney to host 2019 NCAA Division II National Football Championship in December, tickets on sale now

McKinney is once again hosting this year’s National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II National Football Championship, and the city announced Nov. 4 that tickets are now on sale.


Original ChopShop coming soon to McKinney in 2020

Original ChopShop expects to open in early 2020 at 3113 S. Custer Road, Ste. 100, McKinney.


California-based restaurant Round Table Pizza coming soon to McKinney

Round Table Pizza expects to open in January at 7951 Collin McKinney Parkway, Ste. 1600, McKinney, under the Times Square at Craig Ranch Apartments.


CycleBar to open McKinney location in January on Lake Forest Drive

CycleBar expects to open Jan. 16 at 1871 N. Lake Forest Drive, Ste. 100, McKinney. The fitness studio will offer cycling classes for all fitness levels set to music as well as themed classes.



Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers now open in McKinney on Stacy Road

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers opened Oct. 6 at 8850 W. Stacy Road, McKinney. The restaurant serves steakburgers, hot dogs, chicken sandwiches, sundaes, custards and fries, with each meal made to order.


Smithart's Craft Food & Cheers now open, offering seasonal dishes, drinks and entertainment

Smithart’s Craft Food & Cheers opened Oct. 20 at 1751 Eldorado Parkway, Ste. 310, McKinney. The restaurant offers a seasonal menu that will change four times a year.


McKinney soon to construct city's first multilane roundabout north at Ridge and Wilmeth roads

Construction will soon be underway on what will ultimately become the city’s first multilane roundabout, which is expected to be complete by mid-2021.


Hydeout Cafe celebrates first anniversary in McKinney

Hydeout Cafe is celebrating its first anniversary in McKinney, having opened Oct. 24, 2018 at 1751 Eldorado …



McKinney ISD to hold school Friday after Halloween despite 10,000-plus students petitioning for day off

McKinney ISD students are in for a scare, as MISD has declared it will still be holding school on the Friday after Halloween, despite a student petition asking for the day off that has garnered over 10,000 students' signatures.


Cinnaholic will bring fresh-baked specialty cinnamon rolls and sweets to McKinney

Cinnaholic expects to open late January at 8930 SH 121, Ste. 570, McKinney. Cinnaholic offers fresh-baked …