FEF Scholarship interviews

By Jeff Cheney | On

This morning I got the pleasure to interview High School seniors at Frisco High School for the Frisco Education Foundation. This is my favorite thing to do all year. It is my second year on the Foundation Board and I am so amazed on how polished and dynamic the students are. It is a great testament to our school system …

Frisco PD Presents Business Safety at the Chamber

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I attended a presentation put on by Frisco PD at the Chamber of Commerce. Robert Monts and Glynda Covington, Frisco Community Service Officers, discussed valuable tools on how to stay safe as well as prevent crime in the workplace. The discussion was timely in light of last night’s attempted car jacking in Frisco. Their advice, “it’s better to lose your …

121 Tollway Public Hearing

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I attended the public hearing in Plano regarding the sale of the 121 tollway to Cintra for $2.1 billion. As most know, this public hearing was more show than substance as the deal was announced the following day. A Tx Dot spokesman essentially read a prepared document regarding the plan. Following an intermission, 4-5 concerned citizens voiced their opinion followed …

The Mayor Gets Roasted!

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We attended the Mayor’s Roasting benefitting the Frisco Miracle League on Saturday night. Although the roasting of the Mayor was comical, the highlight of the night came from the National Anthem….one of the most moving I have ever heard. The young gentleman who sang had the room in tears. Perhaps the best roasting came from Maher Maso whose photoshop photos …

Frisco Education Foundation starts application review

By Jeff Cheney | On

I am so honored to serve on the Board of the Frisco Education Foundation. The Foundation’s Mission is: The Frisco Education Foundation, in partnership with the Greater Frisco Community, provides financial resources to maximize the potential of students of the Frisco Independent School District through the awarding of educational scholarships and innovative grants. Today we reviewed all of the application’s …