Community News

NFL’s Rex Burkhead Wants to Help Find a Cure for Pediatric Brain Cancer

By Deb Silverthorn The Team Jack Foundation scored a touchdown at Plano’s Clark Field and Plano Sports Authority (PSA) II when more than 350 children and adults participated in the Second Annual Team Jack Trifecta chaired by New England Patriots

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DART + Bike to Work Day on May 18

On National Bike to Work Day, May 18, Dallas Area Rapid Transit is encouraging North Texans to leave their car at home, and instead, ride their bike to the nearest DART Rail Station or bus stop. On your way, stop

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Collin College Offers Residential Homestead Exemption

Last August, the Collin College Board of Trustees passed a new residential homestead exemption. This is the first year that qualifying Collin County homeowners will benefit from a reduction in taxes from the exemption. The exemption is equal to the

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DART: The Greener Choice

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) is your ally in making North Texas more environmentally friendly. While transit is eco-friendly by nature – taking cars off our congested roadways and reducing harmful greenhouse and air pollutant gases that contribute to air

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Dirk Nowitzki’s 2018 Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game presented by Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Frisco

Benefiting the children’s charities of the Dirk Nowitzki Foundation and Heroes Foundation Friday, June 8, 2018, at 7 p.m. (pre-game 6:30) Dr Pepper Ballpark 7300 RoughRiders Trail, Frisco, TX 75034 5 p.m. – The Heroes Special Olympics All-Star Softball Game 7 p.m.

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“Peace, Love, and Paws” Rescue Adoption Event at Watters Creek

Allen, Texas (March 27, 2018) – Watters Creek at Montgomery Farm is teaming up with local dog rescue organizations to host “Peace, Love, and Paws” adoption event on Saturday, April 28 from 1 – 5 p.m. on The Green.   The event will feature

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Annual Under the Moonlight Gala

Ronald McDonald House of Dallas (RMHD) will host the “Under the Moonlight” Gala presented by LiquidAgents at The Pavilion at the Belo Mansion on Saturday, April 7 from 6:30 p.m. to midnight. The honorary chairs for this year’s benefit are

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Focus on Frisco

By Alicia Wanek In college in the late 1980’s, I dated a boy from Frisco, Texas.  When I’d drive him home, I’d get to the last stoplight in Plano going north on Preston Road at Spring Creek Parkway and then

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Home is Where the Heart Is…And the office, and your family, and an amazing community…

By Alicia Wanek Country music legend, Dolly Parton, once said, “Never get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life.”  She’s the same woman who sang about “working 9 to 5…it’s enough to drive you crazy

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