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Sports workouts could resume in Richardson ISD following partial lift of Dallas County order

Dallas County has rescinded its order to pause strength and conditioning workouts until students return to campus Sept. 8.


Richardson shop has 11,000 bicycles on back order and more DFW news

Read the latest Dallas-Fort Worth business and community news.


Bicycle shortage expected to last months, says Richardson Bike Mart owner

In more than 30 years in business, Richardson Bike Mart owner and President Woody Smith said he has never seen a bicycle shortage like the one that has occurred since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic.



Trails system in Frisco expands and more DFW-area news

Read the latest business and community news from the DFW area.



Salvation Army expands North Texas grocery service locations to include school supplies, protective equipment

Backpacks filled with school supplies, personal protective equipment, financial assistance resources and U.S. Census forms will be available at the 13 existing locations.


First Look: Richardson boutique Simply Thrifty helps women in recovery rebuild their lives

Merchandise in the store includes lightly used secondhand clothing, furniture and household items.



Find out where to get a 15-minute COVID-19 test in Austin, Dallas-Fort Worth metros

Rapid nasal swab antigen tests are recommended as options for individuals who were potentially exposed to a confirmed positive carrier, as well as for people traveling, returning to work or undergoing a medical procedure.


Fastsigns now open in Richardson

The business creates custom signs and graphics printed on a variety of products.


Texas allows limited visitations to nursing homes, long-term care facilities

Facilities that meet the requirements will allow limited visitations, but you still will not be able to hug or kiss your loved one.


SweetStop bakery holds grand opening in Richardson and more DFW-area news

Read the latest business and community news from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.



Richardson officials: Main Street improvements now 50% complete

City officials said they expect the project to be mostly finished by March.


New Richardson bakery SweetStop holds grand opening

The business sells custom cakes, pastries and fresh-baked bread and offers catering.



State legislators seek removal of Confederate monuments at Texas Capitol

The decision may ultimately lie with Gov. Greg Abbott and the rest of the State Preservation Board, which last year authorized the removal of a plaque in the Capitol that said slavery was not an underlying cause of the Confederate rebellion.



Here are 7 in-person and virtual events to attend in and around Richardson

Check out these events happening in August and September.


Plano ISD revives hybrid learning model for some high schoolers as district gears for remote start

Plano ISD high school and senior high school students who opted for face-to-face instruction this year would still have multiple days of remote schooling each week.


Sports bar and entertainment venue Good Vibes Bar & Grill coming soon to Richardson

The business will have live music every Friday and Saturday, in addition to darts, pool, dancing and karaoke.


Plano ISD nixes comprehensive exams for 2020-21 as district shifts focus to assignments, participation

Plano ISD schools will not hold comprehensive exams this year as the district puts more weight on daily assignments and participation during the pandemic.



Sonic Drive-In opens in McKinney, Koto Hibachi and Sushi now serving diners in Frisco: News from DFW

Read the latest business and community news from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.


PAM Rehabilitation Hospital opens in Richardson

The practice offers physical therapy, speech therapy and occupational therapy.


Masks, meals and more: 5 things to know before returning to Richardson ISD this fall

Families have until Aug. 6 to make their final decision for virtual or in-person school by responding to an email sent by the district


Whataburger to celebrate 70th anniversary, unveil food truck, expand into 3 states

Nine more new Whataburger locations are planned by year's end, and 35 new restaurants are proposed for 2021.