Three Squares Restaurant NOW OPEN at Frisco Square

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Frisco, TEXAS (July 11, 2013) – Three Squares  is the newest restaurant to open at Frisco Square and comes from Josh Babb, co-owner of Kenichi in Victory Park. The menu, conceived by restaurant consultant Roger Kaplan of Restaurant Innovations, is brought to life by Chef Stan Rodrigues, formerly of the Dallas-based Nick & Sam’s Grill.  Making his debut in the suburbs after a long stint with the …

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Cinemark to Anchor Forest City’s New Project in Frisco, Texas.

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  (New multiplex will feature Cinemark’s NextGen Cinema Design Concept with a Cinemark XD auditorium) Plano, Texas (June 27, 2013) – Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK), one of the world’s largest motion picture exhibitors, today announced that it has contracted to purchase land to construct a new 14-screen, all-digital movie theatre in Frisco, Texas. The new theater complex will be …

Join us for “Smart Watering During Restrictions”

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115 Smart Watering During Restrictions Learn how to keep your lawn and landscape alive during drought restrictions.  Join us for “Smart Watering During Restrictions” on Thursday, May 30 from at 6-8 p.m. at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research & Extention Center located at 17360 on Coit Road in Dallas. This program will give a general overview on Drip Irrigation, New Water …

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Largest Master-Planned Community in Frisco Prepares for Rapid Growth

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I worked hand in hand for a few years with the developer to help get this project off the ground.  Very proud to be a part of this project and to serve on the Realtor Advisory Committee! -Jeff Cheney At 957 acres, Phillips Creek Ranch boasts the title of largest master-planned community in Frisco, and development is just getting started. …

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Vaccination Clinic to Offer Back-to-School Immunizations

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Will your child be ready to start school again in the fall? State law requires children to be immunized against certain vaccine-preventable diseases to attend school in Texas. Frisco ISD will partner with Passport Health/North Texas Flu Shots to help families stay up to date on these requirements in advance of the 2013-2014 school year. The requirements are most likely …

New Frisco ISD Schools to Address Student Growth

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No school district in the country has grown faster in the last 20 years! Enrollment in Frisco ISD schools recently surpassed 43,000 students and is expected to climb by about 3,000 students each year. To meet the demands of increasing student enrollment, the District plans to open one new high school and two new elementary schools in fall 2014. In addition, one new …

CITY OF FRISCO ANNOUNCES FINAL APPROVALS FOR 320-ACRE, MIXED USE “FRISCO NORTH” PROJECT

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FRISCO, Texas – November 26, 2012  – The City of Frisco has approved a public/private partnership agreement with Forest City Texas, a subsidiary of Cleveland-based Forest City Enterprises, for the long-term development of a 320-acre, mixed-use project known as Frisco North. Frisco City Council members approved the agreement during a regularly scheduled council meeting November 26. Located at the southwest …

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Board of Trustees Names Lone Finalist for Superintendent

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In a special meeting of the Board on Monday, November 19, the FISD trustees named Jeremy Lyon, Ph.D, as the lone finalist for the superintendent position. Dr. Lyon will replace Dr. Rick Reedy, who announced his retirement earlier this year. Dr. Reedy is retiring in his 16th year as superintendent. He has also served as an assistant principal, principal and …

Thanksgiving, Cowboys, and Frisco?

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Thanksgiving, Cowboys, and Frisco?  November 13, 2012 In Texas we like our football.  Thanksgiving dinners are usually planned around the Cowboys game.  We all gather as families to watch the game even when the Cowboys are not playing their best football.  They are America’s team and we love them.  So what does Frisco have to do with the Cowboys?  Frisco …

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Top 10 Trees to Plant in Frisco this Fall

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  Frisco’s Manager of Park Services Bobby Johnson has been overseeing tree plantings for many years, helping keep Frisco’s parks, medians and public spaces green and flourishing. He also works with Frisco’s Urban Forestry Board, which has won numerous awards for the city for its tree-planting projects. So now that it’s fall, the very best time to plant your own …