Plano ISD Passes Mask Mandate

The Plano ISD board has finally voted to temporarily require masks inside Plano schools according to a Fox 4 KDFW news article from August 23. The article reports, “The mask mandate was enacted in a 6-1 afternoon vote and will begin August 26 and go until September 24. Masks will be required when inside district […]

Plano Balloon Festival Canceled Again

Due to the danger and risk brought by the Covid-19 Delta Variant, the Plano Balloon Festival has been canceled once again as announced by the Plano Balloon Festival, Inc. according to a Local Profile article from August 17. In it they say, “The much-anticipated HEB | Central Market Plano Balloon Festival and Run — which […]

Free Meals to all students for 2021-2022 school year

Plano ISD will offer free meals to all students to ensure adequate nutrition amidst the Covid-19 pandemic according to the Manual for Return to School 2021-2022. Stated therein,  “In accordance with the United States Department of Agriculture, Plano ISD Food and Nutritional Services will offer all students access to free breakfast and lunch every school […]

Urban Seafood Company: Now Serving Downtown Plano

Urban Seafood Company finally arrived in Downtown Plano to give us the fresh seafood experience. A Dallas Observer article from July 28 commented, “The team behind Urban Rio and Urban Crust in Plano have recently added a new member to their restaurant family. Urban Seafood Co. is located just east of Urban Rio in downtown […]

Parade for Summer Interns

The Plano Community holds a unique parade to honor student interns after a successful internship program according to a Plano Magazine article from July 27 which states, “A special group of local students was honored Monday at the Plano Event Center for their hard work this summer. Members of the mayor’s summer internship program lead […]

Plano Shoe Drive Gaining Momentum

Students from seven schools in and around the Plano area may be able to get good quality shoes thanks to the help of one Plan coach and his wife according to an NBC DFW article from May 27th. In it they say: “Some students at seven schools in the Plano, Richardson, and Allen independent school […]

Plano Memorial Day Activities

Memorial Day is right around the corner and there are a ton of things you can do to celebrate here in Plano. You can check out D-magazine’s list of activities for Memorial Day weekend in an article from May 25th. In it they say: “Summer is nigh! And Memorial Day weekend is a prelude to […]

When To Get Tooth Extracted

Getting a tooth pulled is scary. It’s almost like surgery with its invasive nature and all the preparation involved like anesthesia. There are, however, instances where the best and safest course of action really is just pulling the tooth. Here are a few instances where tooth extraction is necessary. Pain: This is probably obvious. Tooth […]

Floods Follow Heavy Rains in Plano

Parks and motorways have been left flooded after heavy rains in Plano according to a Dallas Morning News article from May 18th. In it they say: “Areas of North Texas are waterlogged after nearly an inch and a half of rain fell Sunday with wet weather continuing to fall through Monday and even more expected […]