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Breezy Porches and Patios

Jul 15, 2015

Get some design inspiration from Southern Living for your new porch and patio.

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Housing choices doubling for senior population in Frisco

Jun 17, 2015

The senior population is increasing throughout the region, state and nation, and Frisco development is reacting to the trend.

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Cowboys Confident Weather Delays Won’t Affect New Facility Opening

Jun 05, 2015

IRVING, Texas – Several weeks of rainy conditions haven’t slowed the Cowboys’ progress toward opening their new practice facility next summer – not too much, at least.

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Frisco Outdoor Aquatic Center opening delayed again

Jun 02, 2015

The opening for the $6-million expansion of Frisco Athletic Center’s outdoor water park has been delayed to June 13.

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Expert: SH 121 growth ‘a matter of time’

May 13, 2015

Stonebriar Centre, constructed along a relatively undeveloped stretch of SH 121, put Frisco on the map in 2000 when it opened, spurring large amounts of the city’s growth.

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Texas school district passes resolution against standardized testing

May 12, 2015

FRISCO, Tex. — The school board of the Frisco Independent School District, near Dallas, passed a resolution Tuesday asking the Texas Legislature to rethink standardized testing.

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Collin County: Frisco voters OK $10 million for performance hall

May 09, 2015

Few Collin County voters showed up at the polls Saturday for municipal and bond elections. Turnout was a mere 5.8 percent. In Frisco, voters approved money for an arts hall. In Plano, two newcomers swept into office. And in McKinney, two council races are headed to a runoff.

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‘The Gate’ CEO: Dubai and Frisco are the two global hot spots for development

May 07, 2015

It’s been a few months since I sat down in an exclusive interview with Invest Group Overseas CEO Anas Kozbari about his company’s $700 million, 41-acre proposed development in Frisco.

In that time, he’s become even more bullish on North Texas.

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Cover Story: How the ‘$5-billion mile’ will transform Frisco

Jan 30, 2015

Unlike any other mile-long length of roadway in Texas, the Dallas North Tollway — bounded by Warren Parkway and Lebanon Road — has billions of new development underway.

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$1B Frisco development near new Cowboys’ HQ to include Perot’s Hillwood Properties

Dec 10, 2014

A development team that includes the Perot family’s Hillwood Properties and auto sales giant Van Tuyl are joining forces to build a more than $1 billion development in Frisco.

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$1.6B Wade Park development in Frisco gets expanded vision

Nov 25, 2014

Construction is underway on the $1.6 billion, 175-acre Wade Park mixed-use development in Frisco, but Atlanta-based developer Thomas Land & Development is ready to expand the project’s plans.

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Dallas Cowboys, Frisco brand $350M corporate campus with ‘The Star’

Nov 11, 2014

The Dallas Cowboys, the City of Frisco and Frisco Independent School District — all stakeholders in one of the biggest corporate campus projects to hit the northern Dallas suburb — has branded the new $350 million headquarters and practice facility with the team’s famed star.

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Frisco second-fastest growing city in U.S.

May 22, 2014

They grow everything bigger in Texas, even the cities.

Three of the nation’s five fastest-growing cities — and seven of the top 15 — are located in the Lone Star State, new data from the Census Bureau shows. The Texas cities of San Marcos, Frisco and Cedar Park were No. 1, 2 and 4 in percentage population growth between 2012 and 2013, each growing by at least 5 percent in that time span.

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$500 million urban village in Frisco will offer variety of housing

May 05, 2014

Developers in Frisco have begun construction of an urban-style mixed-use village that will have almost 2,000 homes.

The $500 million Canals at Grand Park development on Legacy Drive will have a variety of apartments, houses, townhomes and senior townhouses built around landscaped parks and waterways.

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