Community News

Heroes for Children Receives More Than $90,000 from Hopdoddy Burger Bar

  Families with Children Battling Cancer Benefit from Sales of Goodnight Burger What happens when you mix a delicious hamburger with a fantastic nonprofit? You sell 90,000 burgers and are able to give $90,000 to a local charity. Hopdoddy Burger

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Richland College Wins Grand Championship in National ‘RecycleMania’ Competition

Richland College showed its green side with a campus-wide recycling rate of more than 82 percent during the spring semester, earning the grand champion prize in RecycleMania, an annual competition for college and university recycling programs. Each spring since 2001,

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KENNY BOWERS TO OPEN KENNY’S EAST COAST PIZZA IN PLANO

As a native Bostonian, Kenny Bowers grew up surrounded by great pizza.  Now, he’ll bring that classic, East Coast style of pizza to North Texas when he opens Kenny’s East Coast Pizza in Plano’s Berkeley Square shopping center at the

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PISD Teachers of the Year

  Congratulations, Teachers of the Year! Plano ISD 2016 Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year, Erika Manning, Weatherford Elementary School instructional specialist, and Bryan Yee, Plano Senior High School mathematics teacher, respectively, were announced by Superintendent of Schools Dr.

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Richland College Unveils Innovative ‘Technology, Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing Center’ On Campus

The Richland College Technology, Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing (TEAM) Center had its grand opening on April 21st, advancing the college’s mission of teaching, learning and community building. The new TEAM Center also addresses the need to contribute to the growth

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Remembering Josiah

  Recently, our Plano community suffered an inconceivable tragedy – the murder of a mom, Stacy Fawcett, her 17-year-old son, Josiah, a strapping, lovable friend to all who knew him, and the suicide of her other son, McCann, 19, who

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The Family Place Announces Partners Card 2016 Co-Chairs

The Annual Shopping Event Will Be Held October 28 – November 6, 2016 The Family Place is excited to announce that Elizabeth Dacus, Jane Rozelle and Samantha Wortley will serve as co-chairs of its annual shopping fundraiser, Partners Card 2016,

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A Pet Project

Watters Creek Animal Adoptions by Tricia White You know the old saying, “A dog is man’s best friend.” Truth be known, research shows that owning a pet can help you live longer and help prevent depression. Who doesn’t love cradling

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Nominees Announced for The 5th Annual Dallas Summer Musicals High School Musical Theatre Awards

Michael A. Jenkins, President and Managing Director, Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM); John R. Clutts, Chairman, The 5th Annual DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards (HSMTA) and Tracy Jordan, HSMTA Program Manager, announced the nominees for The 5th Annual High

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