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Sea Life invests in freshwater exhibit

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Sea Life invests in freshwater exhibit

Sea Life Aquarium has announced a new 3,500-square-foot exhibit called “Rainforest Adventure,” which will take guests on a tour through the Amazon

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Conservation stressed in new water efficiency plan

​For the first time since 2011 the North Texas Municipal Water District, which provides Frisco’s water, has terminated its drought restriction stages and moved into its normal water conservation plan. more »

May 13, 2015 8:00 AM Frisco

Expert: SH 121 growth ‘a matter of time’

Stonebriar Centre, constructed along a relatively undeveloped stretch of SH 121, put Frisco on the map in 2000 when it opened, spurring large amounts of the city’s growth. more »

May 13, 2015 8:00 AM Frisco

Craig Ranch in the sweet spot for area development

In his 35-year career, Craig Ranch developer David Craig said he has never seen anything like the simultaneous deals that resulted in the relocations of the headquarters of Liberty Mutual, Toyota and FedEx to Collin County-based locations. more »

May 6, 2015 12:00 AM McKinney

Frisco ponders annexing ETJ

Some recent development may have given the city of Frisco cause to move forward with more annexations in its dwindling extraterritorial jurisdiction, or ETJ. The ETJ is the area outside the city limits that has been claimed by the city with the inten more »

Apr 8, 2015 8:00 AM Frisco

Officials: Hotel could spark new development

For seven years a concrete frame sat deserted at the corner of US 75 and SH 121 serving as an eyesore and a reminder to McKinney residents of a failed public-private development venture. more »

Apr 1, 2015 12:00 AM McKinney

Relief in sight as end of road construction nears

Designed more than 50 years ago as a two-lane arterial to connect suburban Collin County communities, US 75 has since become overwhelmed by the more than 120,000 daily drivers who use the road for commuting to work and accessing local businesses. more »

Apr 1, 2015 12:00 AM McKinney

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