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Plano takes steps to support neighborhoods as home price growth outpaces rise in pay

The median Plano home price doubled between 2001 and 2017, while the city’s median household income grew by only 33% in that time


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'Like coming home': Q&A with new Plano Police Chief Ed Drain

Ed Drain began his career in law enforcement in Plano in 1994, serving in a number of roles including his 10-years as Assistant Chief.

Group of badminton enthusiasts make their own place to play, learn in Plano

The Plano facility is specially designed for badminton and offers monthly memberships and classes for adults and children.



Cafe Intermezzo aims to create a ‘third place’ for Plano guests

Chandeliers hang from the ceiling, and classic, Victorian-style statues, embellishments and decorations fill the coffeehouse while classic music plays from the speakers.


43 places to eat that opened in Plano in 2019

Dozens of new restaurants opened in 2019 in Plano.


NeoWell to bring its nontraditional medical model to Plano

NeoWell is expected to open by the end of January at 8200 Preston Road, Ste. 100, Plano.


Children's Health to construct new 7-story hospital tower in Plano

Children’s Medical Center Plano will nearly double in size as the hospital system embarks on a three-year expansion project.



Eating Recovery Center opens 72-bed inpatient center in Plano

The 100,000-square-foot center will be the company's largest in Texas.


Six transportation projects to keep up with in Plano

In Plano, six major road projects are expected to continue or begin in January.


Third Panera Bread location coming to Plano

Panera Bread has confirmed that a new bakery and cafe will be located at 6280 Tennyson Parkway, Plano.


J.C. Penney campus developer to seek new financing, bring amended apartment plan back to Plano as lender files for foreclosure

The developer behind a request to redevelop the former J.C. Penney headquarters property in Plano says he will bring an amended apartment plan to the city even as the lender for the project files for foreclosure.



Trio Trendy Threads closes storefront in Plano, continues online sales

Trio Trendy Threads closed its storefront in October at 6121 W. Park Blvd., Ste. D115, Plano.


Collin County primary candidates to meet for forum at Collin College

Candidates for Collin County, Texas and U.S. Representative seats will meet for a forum Jan. 25 at Collin College.


Plano Taco Diner closes at The Shops at Legacy

Taco Diner closed its Plano location Dec. 30 at The Shops at Legacy, 7201 Bishop Road, Ste. E4, Plano.


ER Near Me opens 24-hour care center in Plano

ER Near Me opened a Plano location Dec. 23 at 1905 Preston Road.



Bollywood dance studio offers classes for adults, children in Plano

Milaana Dance opened in October at 2963 W. 15th St., Ste. 2973.


Uncle Zhou opens after relocating to Plano from New York

Uncle Zhou opened its restaurant Jan. 6 at 8200 Preston Road, Ste. 110, Plano.


Public education the focus of upcoming forums with candidates for the Texas Legislature

The events are hosted by nonprofit advocacy group Raise Your Hand Texas Foundation.


Razzoo's closes longtime Plano location

Razzoo’s Cajun Cafe closed its Plano location in early December at 3904 Dallas Parkway, Plano.



Jollibee to begin construction on a Plano location

Jollibee expects to begin construction in early 2020 on a Plano location at 1016 Preston Road, according to documentation with the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.


Texas oil and gas industry could see a major slowdown in 2020

The oil and natural gas industry paid a record-setting $16.3 billion in taxes and royalties to local governments and the state in 2019, the Texas Oil and Gas Association announced Tuesday.


Clothing boutique expands from online retail to a storefront in Plano

The Joyful Hanger opened Nov. 29 at 6505 W. Park Blvd., Ste. 105, Plano.


Plano ISD moves to full-day only pre-K classes, meeting Texas requirements and expanding program

Pre-K classes at Plano ISD will see a shift to a full-day only program, as well as an expansion in the number of classes and host campuses in the 2020-21 school year.



Chong Qing House offers hot and dry pots in Plano

Chong Qing House opened in late November at 2901 N. Central Expressway, Ste. 109, Plano, in the space previously occupied by Tasty House.


LegacyTexas Bank and its seven Plano locations to merge into Prosperity Bank

LegacyTexas Bank expects to be fully integrated into Prosperity Bank by early 2020.