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Lewisville man drowns in Lewisville Lake

A 36-year-old man from Lewisville died early Monday morning after he fell into Lewisville Lake. About 9:10 p.m. Sunday, a Lewisville dive team responded to a 911 call about a possible drowning at the Courtesy Dock on the lake, in the 600 block of Sandy Beach Road, according to a news release from the city. The dive team found the man in the water about 30 minutes later, and they administered CPR and got a pulse. He was transported to the hospital and pronounced dead at 1:30 a.m. Monday. He has been identified as Carlos Martinez.
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Conservative Texas student says antifa vandalized front door, issued threats

EXCLUSIVE: Antifa allegedly vandalized the door of a female college student and conservative activist who has been repeatedly harassed at the University of North Texas (UNT) in Denton, Texas. Kelly Neidert, who founded the UNT chapter of Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) and has chaired it since 2019, tweeted a...
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Man drowns near Lewisville Lake dock

LEWISVILLE, Texas - A 36-year-old man who was trying to dock a boat at Lewisville Lake drowned Sunday. Lewisville police said it happened around 9 p.m. near Courtesy Dock off Sandy Beach Road. Witnesses said Carlos Martinez reached out to push against a piling to slow a boat as it...

2022 AT&T Byron Nelson money: Purse, winner’s share, prize money payout

The 2022 AT&T Byron Nelson prize money payout is from the $9.1 million purse, with 84 professional players who complete four rounds at TPC Craig Ranch in McKinney, Texas, earning an official-money paycheck this week. The winner's share of the AT&T Byron Nelson prize pool is at $1,638,000, with the...
DFW Community News

I-Team: Texas father and son accountants convicted in $6M Ponzi scheme

DENTON (CBSDFW.COM) - Dozens of North Texas families found their retirement accounts empty after falling victim to a multi-million-dollar Ponzi scheme. Over the course of nearly two decades, federal prosecutors said James Nix and his son, Bradley, defrauded more than 40 victim investors of at least $6 million. The two...

Frisco Diner owners to introduce new restaurant called Birdies

Family-owned Frisco Diner is expanding, opening a second location that will operate under the name Birdies. The restaurant will offer similar menu items to the original restaurant but will feature its own branding, said Afrim Seferi, owner of Frisco Diner. Frisco Diner is open for breakfast and lunch, and takes a modern approach to comfort dishes, such as waffles, eggs and fried chicken, according to Seferi. The Birdies location will be at the Urban Heights at Hollyhock development at 2115 University Drive, Ste. 200, Frisco. The owners expect to gain possession of the building in June, and the project is expected to take four to five months to complete. The business is slated to open by the end of the year.

Summer Sounds @ Gainesville, Texas Farmers Market

Join us for three summer nights of live music at the Gainesville, Texas Farmers Market hosted by the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce!. June 24th: Chris Knight | Bailey Swaydan | Bad Habit. July 29th: The Wilder Blue | Colton Hamilton | Colton Michael Band. Music will start at 6:00...

Flower Mound cheerleaders invited to Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The Flower Mound High School cheerleading squad has been invited to perform in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, and the girls are eagerly raising money to fund the trip. Alyse Tritton, the Jaguars’ varsity cheerleading coach, said she thinks they got the invitation based on performances last year, including making it to the UIL state finals and the semifinals at nationals. Tritton told the team about the opportunity a couple weeks ago.

Coffee and Cocktails – New Concept FIZZ to Open

Plano is getting ready to welcome Fizz, a new all-day bar and restaurant concept that begins with coffee service in the morning and transitions into a lounge with drinks and music. Slated to open in early summer, Fizz comes from Jeff Murtha, who’s behind Studio 80, the popular ‘80s club in Fort Worth. It features two full-service bars, one wrapping around the 3,500 square-foot interior and another located on the 1,200 square-foot patio. The patio has a retractable roof to take advantage of sunny days and protect guests from the rain, and during cooler months, fire pits provide cozy gathering spots.

Ben’s Cookies now open at Grapevine Mills

Ben’s Cookies opened May 12 at Grapevine Mills, located at 3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway in Grapevine. The U.K.-based shop sells a variety of cookie flavors, including triple chocolate chunk, coconut and lemon. Ben’s Cookies has locations across the U.K., Middle East and East Asia, with the Grapevine Mills shop being the company’s first U.S. location.

Castle Hills Animal Hospital opens Lewisville clinic

Castle Hills Animal Hospital opened May 16 in Lewisville. The animal hospital is located at 3964 SH 121, Ste. 100, Lewisville, at The Realm at Castle Hills. The vet clinic offers preventive care, dental cleanings, vaccinations, surgeries and other animal services. 469-962-2060. Samantha Douty joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2021...
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Meet a Mermaid at Sea Life Grapevine

3000 Grapevine Mills Pkwy. General admission SeaLife + Mermaid ticket is $25.99 (purchase tickets through the link above) Mermaids will be performing underwater next to sharks, our rescued sea turtle, and rays to amaze visitors of all ages. On dry land, kids of all ages can meet a mermaid face...
Plano Magazine

Plano Parks & Rec to host ASL classes

There are approximately 48 million people with hearing loss in the United States, yet only about 500 thousand people know ASL, or American Sign Language. While there are many factors that play into this, one is access to classes and instructors who know the language. ASL is a complete language...

Health store Joyeux Nutrition looks to build fitness community in Plano

Joyeux Nutrition, a concept that includes a health food store, smoothie and juice bar, opened its new location in Plano this winter. The store is located at 2907 W. 15th St. in the Prairie Creek Village shopping center. According to the company’s Facebook page, it regularly hosts fitness classes at the location as well. Its menu includes shakes, iced coffee and teas with a variety of protein and energy booster options. Shake flavors include Oreo, birthday cake, oatmeal cookie and more. The store also offers mini protein donuts. The company states its mission is to “build a joyful community full of people committed to becoming the best version of themselves.”

Top 5 Most Popular Coffee Shops in Plano, Texas

This list is based on prior customer reviews. Plano provides everything you need to make your trip a success, whether you're traveling for a weekend or a week. Plano has style and abundance when it comes to shopping, dining, hotel, and entertainment. While visiting Plano, Texas, you may also indulge in a cup of joe at one of the city's many distinctive coffee shops.