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Stay informed about the latest local news in Frisco, including city council and FISD news, local development and business updates, plus the latest headlines on PGA Frisco.

5:05 AM Apr 25, 2022 CDT

Collin County accepting applications for $2M park acquisitions, improvements funding program

Funding will be awarded to projects including but not limited to land acquisition, trails and capital improvements for parks and open spaces located within Collin County, according to a county news release.


Frisco City Council reviews animal sales ordinance, considers strengthened provisions and advisory committee

Frisco City Council members are considering whether to strengthen regulations on the retail sale of animals in pet stores.


Early voting for May 7 election starts April 25: What Frisco ISD voters need to know

In addition to voting for FISD board members, voters will see two statewide propositions on the ballot.



CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Village within expansive Fields development in Frisco to feature 5-star Ritz-Carlton Hotel; Voodoo Doughnut coming soon to Cypress and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 22.


Pastry and dessert shop La Creme Bakery Cafe set to open in Frisco

Items available for purchase will include French pastries, desserts, customized cakes, breads, cookies, coffee and cold beverages.


Village within expansive Fields development in Frisco to feature 5-star Ritz-Carlton Hotel

One subdistrict in the upcoming Fields project in north Frisco will feature a five-star hotel from Marriott International.


Pop Parlour to mark 1 year of bringing ice pops to Frisco

The Pop Parlour specializes in popsicles that are made with no artificial flavorings or colors and are sweetened with raw sugar, resulting in many pops that are completely vegan.



Bodybar Pilates to open on Preston Road in Frisco

The exercise studio offers low-impact workouts and holds foundational, specialty and advanced classes.


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Construction to start on Magnolia Village retail center May 2; Stranger Things Store to open in Grapevine Mills and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 21.


Sand volleyball coming soon to Frisco Rail Yard

Information about the leagues and the volleyball court will be available on the website once the court is closer to opening.





Frisco City Council pushes discussion of townhome plans for Edgestone neighborhood to May

Frisco City Council members have tabled a vote on whether to approve plans for townhomes in the Edgestone neighborhood.


Northwest Hardwoods holds grand opening for Frisco location at Hall Park

Northwest Hardwoods held a grand opening ceremony April 11 for the company’s new location.


Marina Indian Restaurant in Frisco serving traditional, homestyle recipes

Entrees include both vegetarian and nonvegetarian options, such as wraps, pizzas, paneer, masala and more.




Merkado Mexican Grill & Bar now open in Frisco

The restaurant serves modern Mexican cuisine and handcrafted drinks.


Zhao Star China Bistro delivers cuisine, culture and connection to Frisco

“I think there’s no restaurant like us,” owner Grace Zhao said.


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: 5 businesses and restaurants coming to Keller, Fort Worth; Happy Goat Retreat now open in Willis and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 19.



Collin County commissioners approve new staff for Magistrate Court

Collin County commissioners approved an emergency staffing request for the county’s Magistrate Court due to an increased workload from Senate Bill 6, which was passed last year by the Texas Legislature.


Frisco ISD updates library website with book selection, complaint processes

Updates include a step-by-step process to submit a library resource for review by the district.


Scrubs & Beyond offers health care apparel, accessories in Frisco

The store sells tops, pants, lab coats, jackets and more.


Frisco Taekwondo America provides physical, mental enrichment

Marai Jimenez, owner of Frisco Taekwondo America, said she started practicing Taekwondo when she was in third grade.