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Injured Dog to Receive First Ever 'Bone' to the City of Plano

Daisy Mae The dog who disappeared after a horrible car crash on the the President George Bush Turnpike will be honored by Plano city officials. Daisy Mae ran off after she and her family were rear-ended by an 18-wheeler back in July. Family Dog Found Alive Five Days After Car Crash Five days after

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-09-22 02:12:50

Learning to heal: Mourners grieve for the victims of Plano's mass casualty

Two mourners wear "Never Forgotten" shirts in honor of one of the victims, Darryl Williams Hawkins. The Junior League of Collin County has a platform on family violence. Check out jlcollincounty.org to get involved with nonprofits near you Wednesday night's vigil at McCall Plaza was a chance for the

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-09-21 00:19:00

Wal-Mart, Plano prosperity, Amazon, hyperloop: Wednesday's Business Briefing

Walmart customers pick out marked down Halloween candy as employees sort and price it at the company's store at Northwest Hwy and Skillman St. on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. Christmas items and decorations were already up. (Rex C. Curry/Special Contributor) Wal-Mart says its stores aren't hiring for

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-20 21:35:39

Growing Up in Plano in the 1950s and 60s

Newer residents of Plano might find it difficult to imagine a teenager hopping on a freight train in Murphy to ride to school in Plano. Or buying groceries and having the clerk put the day's purchase on your running tab for the month. These are tidbits that probably won't ever appear in history book

PLANOMAGAZINE.COM - 2017-09-20 17:44:28

Vigil Held For 8 Mass Shooting Victims In Plano

PLANO (CBSDFW.COM) - Several dozen people filled McCall Plaza in Plano for a vigil Wednesday night. They came together to mourn the mass killings of 8 people gunned down at a football game watch party. Plano police say the tragedy was the result of domestic violence. The gunman, Spencer Hight was es

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-21 04:41:00

Plano Peanut Butter Drive Fights Hunger for Fourth Year

The city collected 27,618 pounds of peanut butter in 2016 The City of Plano is asking for donations to help local families, as well as victims of Hurricane Harvey, who are in need of nutritious food. The Mayor and City Council partnered with the North Texas Food Bank to organize the fourth annual Pl

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-09-21 10:25:46

Vigil for Plano shooting victims anchored by domestic violence stakeholders

Ten days after eight lives were taken in a domestic violence rampage, the city of Plano organized a vigil Wednesday to remember the victims but also raise awareness. The vigil was set for McCall Plaza at 998 E. 15th Street in Plano at 6:30pm. Meredith Lane Hight and seven of her friends died after h

WFAA - 2017-09-20 22:44:08

InTouch Credit Union Plano Balloon Festival | 2017 Preview

This Friday kicks off the 38th year Plano will be privy to all the awe and wonder that a sky filled with vibrantly colored, giant balloons brings. The 2017 InTouch Credit Union Plano Balloon Festival continues its family-friendly tradition of fascinating crowds on September 22-24 in East Plano's Oak

PLANOMAGAZINE.COM - 2017-09-20 15:05:53

Lack of School Crossing Guard Concerns Plano Parent

Plano Police will conduct a traffic study in front of Brinker Elementary following complaint The Plano Police Department is expected to conduct a traffic study along a busy street in front of an elementary school after a parent complained about the lack of a crossing guard there. Brinker Elementary,

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-09-20 15:52:08

Plano college sports sponsorship firm Learfield looks to merge with IMG College, reports

Two of the top names in college sports sponsorships -- Plano-based Learfield and IMG College -- are looking to merge, according to published reports which said the deal would create "one of the most powerful forces in the industry." Greg Brown, Learfield president and chief executive, would run the

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-19 19:24:55

NTT Data signs office deal that will bring hundreds of workers to Plano's Legacy

High tech firm NTT Data just signed one of the biggest office leases this year in North Texas. The international telecom firm is renting 200,000 square feet in the former J.C. Penney headquarters building in Plano's Legacy business park. NTT Data - which has its U.S. headquarters in a nearby office

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-19 17:13:00

A Trump hotel in Plano's booming Legacy project? Developers hope so

Developers that are turning Plano's J.C. Penney campus into a new mixed-use project are pitching the property for a new Trump hotel. News about the potential luxury hotel addition comes as the owners of the more than $400 million development in West Plano have just leased a big chunk of the vacant P

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-19 16:10:57

New grocery store to be built at northwest corner of Exchange, Alma

Lidl promises a different kind of shopping experience: only a select few of the best brands will be sold, customers will bring their own bags, non-grocery items will be sold and routinely rotated out and shoppers will find an intuitive, easy-to-navigate store layout. Photo courtesy of Lidl A German

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-09-21 17:00:00

Homeless in Dallas, Equifax, Dallas ISD, Lee statue, Mike Rawlings, history, health care

Caring for the least fortunate Re: "Downtown streetcar, subway lines get OK -- Commerce Street a focus on both; federal funding pursued," Sept. 14 Metro & State story. This morning I drove through downtown Dallas for the first time in many years. On practically every street and corner I saw dishevel

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-21 23:45:00

Top D-FW commercial real estate deals for the week of Sept. 18

Prattco Creekway Industrial purchased an 83,140 square foot office-warehouse building located at 1501 Plano Road in Richardson. Colliers International's Lizzy Blake brokered the sale by SilverTree Partners. Richardson Technology Business Campus, a 17,000 square foot single-story building built in 20

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-21 21:00:40

Dual threat: Bickham making presence felt with INTs, returns TDs

Allen senior Taj Bickham's responsibilities with the Eagles don't include throwing passes, running routes or fielding handoffs out of the backfield. Yet when the ball is in Bickham's hands, he's as capable of making special happen as any member of Allen's No. 1 state-ranked arsenal. Now in his secon

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-09-21 11:30:00

Flashback: The Hobbit deemed a "children's book for adults" in 1938 review

With generations of devoted fans and a blockbuster film series, it's hard to imagine a time when most people hadn't heard of J.R.R. Tolkein, let alone his work. While that time certainly existed, it came to an end on Sept. 21, 1937, with the publication of The Hobbit by London's George Allen & Unwin

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-21 15:47:00

College Student Says Car Engine Had No Oil, Hours After Getting An Oil Change

The young man had to buy a new engine for his car, costing several thousand dollars NBC 5 News When Jose Betances saved up to buy his first new car his father made it clear to him it was more than just a set of wheels. "I know that there's a certain amount of maintenance and follow up with the car,

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-09-21 21:44:57

UNT looking to innovation, international collaboration to accelerate its growth

The University of North Texas is looking to partnerships across India and China as well as in Frisco to help strengthen and grow the university in the coming year. UNT President Neal Smatresk explained the strategies he's planning to deploy this year to create the "next generation research universi

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 22:36:47

Scary clown donut deliveries from Hurts Donuts

Has someone done something rotten to you lately? Hurts Donuts is doing scary clown deliveries next Monday and Tuesday in the Frisco area. Right now the deliveries are only available in Frisco, but Hurts says if they get enough interest in surrounding communities, they may pick a day for out of town

WFAA - 2017-09-21 15:06:51