Frisco

Rapid growth fuels ‘Bury the Lines’ discussion

Residents first learned about the proposal to construct transmission lines along either the west Frisco portion of Stonebrook Parkway or Main Street in summer 2013. More than a year later, after examination of alternate routes and additional discuss

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Toyota Stadium chosen for opening game of 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament

Toyota Stadium has been chosen as one of 13 host sites for the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament. more »

Dec 17, 2014 4:57 PM Frisco

Commissioners increase funding for Frisco road project

The Collin County Commissioners Court amended two interlocal agreements with the city of Frisco on Dec. 15 to make Rockhill Parkway a six-lane road. more »

Dec 17, 2014 2:08 PM Frisco

Sowell announces intention to seek re-election for Frisco City Council Place 3

Place 3 Frisco Councilman Will Sowell has announced his intention to seek re-election to a second term and has set a public campaign kickoff party for Jan. 24. Frisco City Council elections will take place May 9. more »

Dec 17, 2014 11:22 AM Frisco

Frisco businesses collect about 450 toys for charity

Frisco Square businesses collectively brought in about 450 toys valued at more than $9,000 for the Christmas in the Square Toy Drive, event organizers said. more »

Dec 16, 2014 7:02 PM Frisco

Frisco residents push for $20M bond for arts facility

Frisco residents and the Community Development Corp. president made a presentation to the Citizen Bond Committee on Dec. 15 to make the case for a cultural and performing arts center in Frisco. more »

Dec 16, 2014 10:24 AM Frisco

Frisco could get hall of fame, become 'soccer headquarters'

In October the U.S. Soccer Federation board of directors approved a nine-month exclusive negotiation window regarding the National Soccer Hall of Fame. Board member Dan Flynn said there was an opportunity to have the physical location in Frisco. more »

Dec 12, 2014 2:04 PM Frisco

New renderings show Cowboys development look

New renderings were released last week for The Star in Frisco, the multiuse Dallas Cowboys development. more »

Dec 11, 2014 1:17 PM Frisco

Partnership forms to develop property around future multiuse event center

Three partners have joined to develop the 242-acre piece of property that surrounds the future multiuse event center and Dallas Cowboys headquarters, according to the Frisco Economic Development Corp. more »

Dec 10, 2014 7:15 PM Frisco

Collin County, city leaders seek more road funding

The 84th Texas Legislature begins its 140-day session in a little more than a month. As Collin County prepares its list of legislative priorities, one issue stands out in the minds of many residents and officials in recent months: road funding. more »

Dec 10, 2014 8:00 AM , Frisco

Frisco ISD board approves 2015-16 zones

The Frisco ISD board of trustees approved attendance zones Dec. 8 for four new schools and four existing schools for the 2015-2016 school year. more »

Dec 9, 2014 3:39 PM Frisco

Rezoning paves way for Wal-Mart

Frisco City Council approved a rezoning proposal 3-1 on Dec. 2 that allows Wal-Mart to build a Supercenter on the southeast corner of FM 423 and Stonebrook Parkway. more »

Dec 10, 2014 8:00 AM Frisco

Scholarship application deadline set

The Frisco Education Foundation is accepting scholarship applications from senior Frisco ISD students through 5 p.m. Dec. 19. In addition, applications for the CoServ W. Tip Hall Jr. Scholarship and Youth Tour, available to students within the CoSer more »

Dec 10, 2014 8:00 AM Frisco

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Data: FISD students excel on SAT

The Frisco ISD board of trustees in November learned about SAT scoring trends as well as the changes the SAT is expected to roll out in 2016. more »

Dec 10, 2014 8:00 AM Frisco 1 Comments

Arts Center of North Texas dissolves

A district judge approved an agreement Dec. 3 between the Arts Center of North Texas, its three member cities and the Texas Attorney General to officially dissolve the center. more »

Dec 8, 2014 5:50 PM Frisco

Shown is a rendering of the pool area of Hotel ZaZa.

Courtesy Wade Park

Wade Park lands luxury Hotel ZaZa

Wade Park, the 175-acre, $1.6 billion mixed-use project off the Dallas North Tollway, has announced the signing of the upscale Hotel ZaZa, which will feature 175 luxury rooms, a pool with bars and cabanas and a ZaSpa. more »

Dec 4, 2014 3:46 PM Frisco

Wine and liquor bottles line bar shelves at The Frisco Bar. Frisco voters will decide in a Nov. 4 election whether extended alcohol sales can be considered by the City Council.

Lindsey Juarez

Frisco businesses can apply for new alcoholic beverage permit

Dec. 1 was the first day businesses could submit an application for a new alcohol sales permit under Frisco’s recently amended alcoholic beverages ordinance. more »

Dec 2, 2014 11:56 AM Frisco

Christmas in the Square runs Nov. 28 to Jan. 3

The 10th annual Christmas in the Square Light Extravaganza begins Nov. 28 and continues evenings through Jan. 3. more »

Nov 25, 2014 9:32 AM Frisco

Boy Scout Troop 51 hosts Frisco Christmas tree lots

As it has done for the past 11 years, Boy Scout Troop 51 is operating two Christmas tree lots in Frisco from Nov. 28–Dec. 20. more »

Nov 25, 2014 10:08 AM Frisco

Affordable Care Act provisions to affect North Texas area again

Photo by Lindsey Juarez

New ACA provisions, enrollment start

More than a year after the federal government introduced its online Health Insurance Marketplace, individuals, employers and hospital staff are gearing up for the Affordable Care Act’s next open enrollment period and new provisions. more »

Nov 12, 2014 8:00 AM Frisco 2 Comments

Frisco P&Z approves Wal-Mart’s rezoning proposal

The Planning and Zoning Commission voted 3-2 Nov. 11 to rezone a plot of land next to the developing Phillips Creek Ranch community for Planned Development-Retail, which would allow Wal-Mart to build a Supercenter on the property. more »

Nov 12, 2014 11:36 AM Frisco

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Holiday Gift Guide

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Chef in Blue

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Inflation Celebrations

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Christmas in Frisco

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Read when Christmas activities take place in Frisco.

2014 Health Care Guide

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NOLA Grill

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The Float Spot

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Transportation Updates

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Mash'd

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Legacy Veterinary Hospital

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Superdrome

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Frisco feature is one of only two velodromes in Texas.

Crudo Wood Fired Taverna

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See our dining feature on Crudo Wood Fired Taverna.

ManeGait

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See our feature on ManeGait, a nonprofit therapeutic riding center.

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