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Grapevine dining hall to host 6 new restaurants and more DFW...

Harvest Hall will have seven kitchens in total as well as a bar area. (Courtesy LDWW Group) Read the latest business and community news...

Senior Drive-Thru Health and Safety Fair

 RICHARDSON – One by one, cars lined up in the parking lot of Heights Recreation Center for a first of a kind event in...

Dallas County reports 2,588 new cases over weeklong period

Richardson had 26 new coronavirus cases from Sept. 18-24. (Community Impact staff) Editor’s note: This is the latest information reported by Dallas County, Richardson...

DART board considers more options for bus network redesign

About 55% of DART’s bus service currently focuses on high ridership routes, while the rest is used to provide coverage, according to Mark Nelson,...

Grind Burger Bar to open in McKinney and more DFW news

The Grind Burger Bar Tap Room offers craft burgers and beer. (Courtesy The Grind Burger Bar Tap Room) Read the latest business and community...

Lawsuit takes aim at start date for early voting as some...

Gov. Greg Abbott on July 27 issued an executive order extending the early voting period for the Nov. 3 election. (Screenshot of Sept. 17...

League of Women Voters Richardson to hold in-person registration event at...

The League of Women Voters Richardson is holding an in-person voter registration drive ahead of the Nov. 3 election. (Courtesy Adobe Stock) The League...

Plano ISD students, staff settle into new school year

Students are dropped off at Weatherford Elementary School on Sept. 9, the first day of in-person learning. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper) After months of...

Study Explores How Changes in Healthy Brain Structure Affect Cognition

UT Dallas researchers used diffusion tensor imaging, which indicates the directionality of water diffusion in the brain, to examine how white matter connections lose...

Jindal School Researchers Examine COVID-19 Impact on Manufacturing

A study from UT Dallas researchers found that many manufacturers repurposed their production to medical supplies during the COVID-19 pandemic. Researchers at The University of...

Wok & Grill shutters in Richardson

Wok & Grill shutters in Richardson The restaurant posted on Facebook that it had made the sudden decision to close its doors. By Makenzie Plusnick Makenzie graduated...

Enrollment declines in Richardson ISD could lead to multi-million dollar deficit,...

Richardson ISD is facing the possibility of reduced funding due to a significant enrollment decline. (Courtesy Adobe Stock) Enrollment in Richardson ISD is down by...

Richardson ISD prepares for potential influx of students as families change...

Families in Richardson ISD can change their learning method from Sept. 29-Oct. 1. (Courtesy Adobe Stock) Now that schools have reopened for face-to-face instruction, Richardson...

Richardson Police Department prepares to launch mental health crisis team

Richardson will soon have a team of officers dedicated to addressing mental health issues in the community. (Courtesy Richardson Police Department)The Richardson Police Department...

Collin County to reimburse housing and shelter not-for-profits for some coronavirus...

Not-for-profit agencies in Collin County can submit invoices for personal protective equipment to the county for reimbursement. (Courtesy Fotolia) Collin County plans to reimburse not-for-profit...

Staycation Coffee to bring hybrid cafe, floral shop, backyard event space...

Staycation Coffee to bring hybrid cafe, floral shop, backyard event space to Richardson The business will offer a full coffee menu and a small selection...

Rum Cakes Factory opens in Plano and more DFW news

Amaretto Cake is among the cakes, cupcakes and cookies that Rum Cakes Factory sells. (Courtesy Rum Cakes Factory) Read the latest business and community news...

Applications open for Education & Workforce Hero award

Nominations are being accepted for the Richardson Chamber’s annual Education & Workforce Hero Award to be presented at the EDGE awards ceremony. This is...

New coffee shops in Frisco, Plano plus more popular DFW news

The upcoming Starbucks location will open along US 380 in Frisco. (Courtesy Starbucks) Read popular news from this week from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.  

Richardson Mercantile changes name, under new ownership

Richardson Mercantile changes name, under new ownership The store changed its name to Cottonwood Market in late August. By Makenzie Plusnick Makenzie graduated from Tarleton State University...

Fallen Richardson Police Officer Honored

[embedded content] RICHARDSON – A portion of US 75 was named to honor fallen Richardson Police Officer David Sherrard who was killed in the...
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