Expiring Million Dollar Lottery Tickets

Two lottery tickets each containing a million dollar prize in them have not yet been claimed according to a CW33 article which reports,    “The Texas Lottery reports two unclaimed $1 million winning Mega Millions tickets sold back in July are set to expire on January 25 in the new year. Those winning tickets were […]

January marks the temporary closing of The Porch

The Porch will be closing in January for a grand renovation and a version 2 comeback according to a Dallas Morning News article. They say,    “Dallas brunch spot The Porch is closing temporarily in January 2023 for its first major makeover in 15 years.   On Jan. 9, 2023, the Henderson Avenue restaurant is […]

Plano’s Siemens Xcelerator will be on America’s Cup Racing Team

The America’s Cup Racing Team will be using the yacht design of Plano’s Siemens according to a Dallas Innovates article. They say,    “Siemens Digital Industries Software announced that the Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli team is using the Siemens Xcelerator portfolio of software and services “to design, simulate, and optimize” its racing yacht for the […]

Next level sportsmanship

Robinson Middle School coach Victor Bradford gets respect and support from the opposing team after they wore a blue ribbon during the game according to a Dallas Morning News article which says,    “Robinson Middle School head coach Victor Bradford, who is fighting Stage 3 colon cancer, received a show of support from his team […]

Plano Gardener Donates to Food Bank

Members of the Plano community donated over eighty pounds of food to Samaritan Inn after digging up large gourds according to a Plano Star Courier article. They say,   “Last week, Plano community members donated over 80 pounds of food to the Samaritan Inn after unearthing several unusually large gourds.    “The woman who grew […]

Singer from Plano Featured in Apple Music’s Top Songs of 2022

Plano-native Taylor Gayle Rutherford, known professionally as GAYLE, was featured in Apple Music’s Top Songs of 2022 playlist according to a CW33 article which says,    “If you have heard the ever so-catchy pop hit “abcdefu” you might not have known that this bop was made by a North Texas native.    That’s right Taylor […]

Shake Shack to Open in Plano

Shake Shack is set to open a second branch at the corner of Park Boulevard and Preston Road according to a Community Impact article. They say,   “Shake Shack is set to open its second Plano location Dec. 5, according to a press release from the company. The fast-casual restaurant will be located at 5009 […]

Fishmonger’s Seafood Closes After 40 Years

Fishmonger’s in Plano, known for their shrimp tortilla soup, gumbo, and many more, closes down according to a Dallas Morning News article which observes,    “Plano restaurant Fishmonger’s — beloved for its shrimp tortilla soup, gumbo, fish with Ponchartrain sauce, and bourbon bread pudding — closed Sunday, Nov. 27, 2022.    Co-owner Jim Elrod says […]

Five Mile Creek is on its way

Funds are flooding in as the 80-year old dream of Dallas to build the Five Mile Creek is finally coming to fruition according to a Dallas Morning News article which reports,   “This may be a watershed moment for southern Dallas. We’re referring to the $5.7 million in donations announced last week to help fund […]

Plano’s Transportation Issue

Despite Plano being one of the best cities to drive, residents and frequent visitors are struggling with the evident traffic and that is why the city is looking for solutions according to a aLocal Profile article. They say,    “As previously covered by Local Profile at the beginning of October, a new study found that […]