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Barra Brava opens in Lewisville

Barra Brava is now open in Lewisville. (Courtesy Barra Brava) Barra Brava held a soft opening June 6 and hosted a grand opening June 25 in Lewisville. Located at 2501 S. Stemmons Fwy., the sports bar offers tacos, wings, fajitas, drinks and more. Barra Brava also features live bands. 469-946-8001.

Physical therapist at Concept Pelvic Health in Keller fills need with specialty

Physical therapist Stefanie Long demonstrates treatment on patient model Natalie Moore. (Karen Chaney/Community Impact Newspaper) Stefanie Long’s physical therapy practice opened in January 2021 in Keller under the name Concept Therapy and Wellness. But since opening, she said she only treated women with pelvic health issues. She initially left herself open to treating other ailments but ended up changing the name of her practice this year to Concept Pelvic Health, she said.
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Jai Meals to open vegan restaurant in Richardson

Jai Meals will offer plant-based foods at 1930 N. Coit Road, Ste. 140, Richardson. (Courtesy Jai Meals) Jai Meals is coming soon to Richardson at the corner of Coit and Campbell roads. Ownership said the vegan restaurant plans to open in July at 1930 N. Coit Road, Ste. 140, Richardson, after previously being located in The Shops at Willow Bend food court in Plano. No official grand opening date has been announced. Jai Meals offers a variety of plant-based foods, including pasta and other dishes. 972-905-4595.

Advanced Esthetics of Richardson offers skin care for wide array of patients

Beverly Blair is the owner of Advanced Esthetics of Richardson. (Matt Payne/Community Impact Newspaper) Beverly Blair said her road to owning Advanced Esthetics of Richardson was anything but ordinary. After graduating from The University of Texas at Dallas with a degree in business management, Blair became certified through the National Association of Legal Assistance to work as a paralegal. In 2010, she left the law career field to own a tow-trucking company. The business had 10 trucks and 25 employees when she sold it in February 2020.

Communion Neighborhood Cooperative closes diner in Richardson

The Communion Modern Diner permanently ceased operations effective June 23. (Courtesy Communion Neighborhood Cooperative) The Communion Modern Diner permanently closed, effective June 23. According to a sign posted on the diner’s door, the closure was caused by an “unprecedented price increase” from the diner’s vendors. The diner was located at 514 Lockwood Drive and was part of the Communion Neighborhood Cooperative, which also includes the Communion coffee shop and a coworking office space.

Wild Oak Studio is scheduled to open mid-July in Roanoke

Wild Oak Studio in Roanoke offers space for rent for photography shoots and events. (Courtesy Pexels/George Milton) Wild Oak Studio is expected to open in mid-July at 400 S. Oak St., Ste. 160, Roanoke. The studio is looking to host a two-day grand opening with activities for kids, food and drinks, and several other activities, according to its Facebook page. Wild Oak Studio offers rentable spaces for events and photo shoots, and has some lighting equipment and props available. Rentals are by appointment only, according to its website.

Sprouts Farmers Market at Hillside Village Shopping Center in Dallas opening in October

The grocery store sells fresh, natural and organic food. (Courtesy Sprouts Farmers Market) Sprouts Farmers Market is slated to open in late October at 6465 E. Mockingbird Lane, Ste. 322, Dallas. The grocery store at the Hillside Village Shopping Center will be located in a former Stein Mart space. Sprouts sells a variety of produce, meat, dairy, vitamins and more. There are Sprouts stores across the nation, including dozens in Texas.

$22M new construction for a CA Ventures warehouse and office project, plus more upcoming developments in McKinney

The following projects have been filed in the last two weeks through the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. The following information may be subject to change. (Screenshot courtesy of Google Maps) Want to read the latest development news in McKinney? Find details on the five latest commercial projects filed...