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The Next Page – December 2018

FAMILY
LifeTalk Resource Center in Frisco, located at 8380 Warren Pkwy #204, offers consultations to find out if you are pregnant, learn what options you have if you are pregnant, educate yourself on prenatal care and more. Go to www.lifetalkprc.org or call 214.618.9352 to learn more. Sam Martin, a writer and mother living in Frisco, is devoted to her blog that helps other mothers who have experienced loss. Visit www.gloryinhermidst.com to find additional resources and information. Embrace Texas, located at 100 E Louisiana Street #6 in McKinney, is an amazing resource for people involved in the foster care system, from children and foster parents to case workers. Call 469.617.3174 or visit www.embracetexas.org to get more information.

FEATURE
Bottled in Bond Cocktail Parlour & Kitchen is located at 5285 Dallas Parkway #420 in Frisco. Call 469.731.5410 or go to www.bottledinbondparlour.com for more information. Tupelo Honey Southern Kitchen and Bar is located within The Star district at 6725 Winning Drive. Get more menu information or make a reservation by visiting www.tupelohoneycafe.com or calling 469.403.2160. Chamberlain’s Steak and Chop House, located at 5330 Belt Line Rd in Dallas, can be reached by calling 972.934.2467 or at www.chamberlainssteakhouse.com. Tre Wilcox Cooking Concepts is located in Plano at 8200 Preston Road #135. Call 214.296.2168 or go to www.trewilcox.com for additional information. Jenevein’s is located at 360 Stonebrook Parkway #100 in Frisco. Call 972.364.7522 or go to www.jeneveins.com to learn more.

EDUCATION
Frisco ISD students and teachers collaborate during the holiday season to reach those in need, looking to both brighten spirits and help in any way possible. For more information on the growing and award-winning school district, go to www.friscoisd.org or call 469.633.6000.

DINING
Dee Lincoln Prime is part upscale steakhouse, part chic sushi bar, and is located at 6670 Winning Drive, Suite 400. Call 214.387.3333 or go to www.deelincolnprime.com to learn more about the dining destination, make a reservation or view the menu.

COMMUNITY DEVOTIONAL
Grace Avenue United Methodist Church is located at 3521 Main Street in Frisco. Visit www.graceavenue.org or call 972.335.2882 for additional information.

PROFILE
Rodregius Smith owns and operates Da Nu U Barber Shop in Frisco, located at 8750 Main Street #22. Call 972.836.8170 or go to www.brooklyncuts.com to get more information about this local small business.

The Next Page – May 2018

 

STAFF STREETS OF FRISCO
Who is someone in Frisco who has made a positive impact on your life?

“Chris Johnson, the publisher and owner of Frisco STYLE. He is my boss. He provides a positive and flexible environment which supports my work style and allows me to be with my family more than other jobs.”
-Leah Ratliff

“There are so many wonderful people here in Frisco! My pastor at Hope Fellowship has made a huge impact on me.”
-Christine Perrenot

“Our writers inFrisco STYLE, because they always have such a positive spin on all the stories!”
-Andrew Callen

“I would have to say our handful of life-long friends who ‘do life’ together with us.
-Becky Johnson
 


SPORTS
Proceeds from the annual First Responders Golf Tournament benefit the Frisco Firefighters Association Scholarship Fund, as well as the Frisco Police Department’s Children Scholarship Program and Officer’s Association. Applications to play in this year’s tournament (May 17) are available at Frisco Lakes Golf Club, located at 7170 Anthem Drive. For additional information, call 972.292.3089.


COMMUNITY DEVOTIONAL
Lift Frisco worships at Cobb Middle School on Sundays. Learn more about this new church and its role in the community at www.liftfrisco.org.


FEATURE
From business owners and corporate leaders to community volunteers and nonprofit directors, there are so many individuals who deserve recognition for all they do. Frisco really does have it all, as many of its most interesting and exciting destinations, organizations and developments are truly one-of-a-kind.

The Frisco Rail Yard – friscorailyard.com
The National Soccer Hall of Fame – nationalsoccerhof.com
Warren Sports Complex – friscofun.org
Memorial Day at Frisco Commons – friscofun.org
Friscovania – friscovania.com
Frisco Fastpacs – friscofastpacs.org
The Rotary Club of Frisco Grant Program – friscorotary.org


ENTERTAINMENT
North Texas Bubble Soccer, a local, family-owned business, brings bubble soccer to clients, creating a unique sports experience for different occasions. Check out ntxbubblesoccer.com or call 214.422.8135 to learn more.


DINING
Zaytinya offers an authentic Eastern Mediterranean meal featuring Turkish, Greek and Lebanese foods. Zaytinya is located at 6655 Winning Drive, Suite 600, at The Star. You can check out the menu or make a reservation online at zaytinya.com.


SMALL BITES
The Nest Café
7777 Warren Parkway, Suite 325
469.579.4790 – nestcafe.net

Frisco Star Cafe
9741 Preston Road
972.335.1244 – friscostarcafe.com

Slim Chickens
9770 Dallas Parkway
214.618.0377 – slimchickens.com


EDUCATION
The latest mass shootings have motivated local schools to examine and re-examine safety protocols in order to protect students and teachers. For a full list of current Frisco ISD security initiatives, visit friscoisd.org/departments/security/safe-schools


SALUTE TO SERVICE
One Spirit of a Hero recipient is named each year, with smaller donations made to other veterans throughout the year. Nominations of critically-wounded veterans come in via the website, email, phone calls or word-of-mouth. Visit spiritofahero.org or call 214.650.8553 to learn more.

The Next Page – October 2018

STAFF STREETS OF FRISCO
What will you dress up as for Halloween?

“I am thinking I might go as a crazy cat lady.”
-Christine Perrenot

My friends and I are going to be the Sanderson sisters from the movie ‘Hocus Pocus’”.
-Leah Ratliff

“I will dress up as an Optimus Prime girl. My boy will be dressed as a Bumblebee transformer, so I am going to be his Optimus Prime dude!”
-Gabriela Gilstrap

“I’m going to dress up as 3-hole-punch Jim.”
-Ben Johnson

EDUCATION
Record Racing helps people understand every part of the car racing world. The husband and wife teams covers everything about driving safety and the importance of science and math. To learn more, go to www.recordracing.com or call 214.206.5430.


ENTERTAINMENT

Storybook Ranch’s Pumpkin Patch is open through November 1. Get more information at www.storybookranch.org. Check out www.graceavenue.org/pumpkins-on-the-prairie for details on some of the activities that are planned during Grace Avenue’s Pumpkins on the Prairie event. The Big Orange Pumpkin Farm at Preston Trail Farms will be open through November 21. Go to www.prestontrailfarms.com to plan your visit. Check out www.dallasarboretum.org for more information about Autumn at the Dallas Arboretum. Be sure to check out the event calendar and order tickets to Dark Hour Haunted House in Plano at www.darkhourhauntedhouse.com. Find out more about trick or treating at Fire Safety Town at www.friscofire.com. Head over to Frisco Square for the seventh annual Trick or Treat the Square on October 28. Learn more at www.friscosquare.com. Friscovania’s “Through the Decades” event will take place at Toyota Stadium on October 27. Get your tickets and more details about this annual event at www.friscovania.com. You can order tickets or get more information about the Trick or Treat at the Farm at the Heritage Farmstead Museum event at www.heritagefarmstead.org.


FASHION

Model Behaviors, along with FC Dallas and Frisco STYLE Magazine, are partnering up to produce Friscovania 2018, which will be held October 27, from 3-8 p.m., offering access to the highly-anticipated National Soccer Hall of Fame, more than 40 digital experiences, magic shows, art installations, haute new fashions, interactive photo opportunities, food trucks, a haunted carnival, live music and entertainment and more. Go to www.friscovania.com for more information.


FEATURE

Winner: Leadership and Vision – Crest Auto Group
6060 TX-121, Frisco, Texas 75034
469.919.5551
www.crestcars.com
Runner Up – Mortgage Financial Services
3001 Dallas Parkway #570, Frisco, Texas 75034
469.238.8360
www.dreamlending.com

Winner: Structure and Organization – Jersey Mike’s Subs
www.jerseymikes.com
Runner Up – Epic Carts
10550 John W. Elliot Drive #100, Frisco, Texas 75033
816.944.3742
www.epiccarts.com

Winner: Winning New Customers – Frisco Association for the Arts
3245 Main Street, Suite 235, Frisco, Texas 75034
972.810.1028
www.friscoarts.org
Runner Up – Shiflett & Phillips, LLP
9555 Lebanon Road #402, Frisco, Texas 75035
972.377.7078
www.pscdfw.com

Winner: Serving Your Customers – Lone Star Benefits
5750 Genesis Court #210, Frisco, Texas 75034
214.619.0932
www.lsbinc.com
Runner Up – Frisco Family Vision
10150, Legacy Drive, Frisco, Texas 75034
469.444.8888
www.friscofamilyvision.com

Winner: Building a Winning Team – Shades of Green
7401 Coit Road, Frisco, Texas 75035
972.335.9095
www.shadesofgreeninc.com

Winner: Customer Engagement – Dent Squad USA
6201 Technology Drive #125, Frisco, Texas 75033
214.664.1027
www.dentsquadusa.net
Runner Up – SWYPIT
3001 Dallas Parkway #120B, Frisco, Texas 75034
877.379.9748
www.swypit.com

Winner: Metrics and Financial Results – Legacy Plumbing, Inc.
15222 King Road #1002, Frisco, Texas 75034
214.872.3744
www.legacyplumbing.net
Winner: Giving Back to the Community – Texas Legends
https://texas.gleague.nba.com
Runner Up – Verona Villa
6591 Dallas Parqkway, Frisco, Texas 75034
972.837.8034
www.veronavilla.com


DINING

Whether you try HelloFresh™, Green Chef or Blue Apron™, a meal delivery service can help save you time and money. Boxes provide quick recipes, less food prep work and a variety of delicious meal choices. You can sign up, order food or learn more at www.hellofresh.com, www.blueapron.com or www.greenchef.com.


COMMUNITY DEVOTIONAL

Dr. Chuck Martin is the lead pastor of First Baptist Frisco, located at 7901 Main Street, where he has served since 2002. Learn more about First Baptist Frisco at www.firstbaptistfrisco.org or by calling 972.335.9830.


PROFILE

Richard Polite is the founder and managing director of the Transformation Film Institute, a Frisco-based, nonprofit film school that teaches students how to create redemptive films. Learn more at www.transformfilm.com or by calling 469.655.3222.

The Next Page – August 2018


STAFF STREETS OF FRISCO
What has been the best thing about this summer?

“Getting to spend time at the lake and in the pool!”
-Christine Perrenot

“Not nearly as much traffic!”
-Miriam Callen

“Going to the beach with friends and family!”
-Leah Ratliff

“The best part about my summer was going to my uncle’s cabin in Indiana for vacation.”
-Andrew Johnson

“Traffic to work is awesome. Also, I love the pool time.”
-Becky Johnson


ARTS & CULTURE
Having a healthy brain as we age makes life changes more bearable. There are several things one can do to help keep your brain active. Learn more about art classes offered at the Frisco Senior Center, located at 6670 Moore Street, by visiting www.friscotexas.gov/645/Senior-Center-at-Frisco-Square or by calling 972.292.6550. Get additional information about programs at Parkview in Frisco, located at 7450 Stonebrook Parkway, at www.parkview.watermarkcommunities.com or by calling 972.439.1326.


ENTERTAINMENT
Out of all the recent fitness trends and crazes, goat yoga has to be the cutest to gain local attention. Learn more about events with Happy Goat Yoga – For Charity at www.facebook.com/HappyVibesGoatYoga/.


DINING
Mezcal Taco is one of Frisco’s little hidden gems and is not just your run-of-the-mill taco shop, which is why locals keep coming back. The restaurant is located at 9500 Dallas Parkway, Suite 200. Go to www.mezcaltaco.com to check out the menu or call 214.618.1649 to learn more about this local dining destination.


SMALL BITES
Bahama Buck’s®
11288 Legacy Dr. – 214.705.1427
www.bahamabucks.com
From shaved ice and frozen lemonade to smoothies and coffee drinks, you can order the perfect poolside beverage in countless flavors.

First Round Draft Bar & Grill
8898 Coleman Blvd. – 469.353.8233
www.firstrounddraftbar.com
While out and about in Frisco Square this summer, stop in for a drink, catch the game and play a round of darts. Dogs are even welcome on the patio!

Mi Cocina
6740 Winning Dr., Ste. 1010 – 469.850.0999
www.micocinarestaurants.com
Try a frozen cocktail like the Mambo Taxi®or a classic margarita to cool things off before your delicious Tex-Mex dinner.


SALUTE TO SERVICE
One selfless firefighter in Frisco, who is committed to making a difference in people’s lives, is firefighter Jessica Sanchez. You can learn more about the Frisco Fire Department at www.friscotexas.gov/308/Fire or by calling 972.292.6300.


COMMUNITY DEVOTIONAL
Gerald Griffin is the lead pastor at Preston Ridge Baptist Church in Frisco, which is located at 5849 Hillcrest Road. Call 972.712.7007 or go to www.prestonridge.org to learn more about what this local church is doing in the community.


PROFILE
Dr. Mike Waldrip is the superintendent of the Frisco ISD. You can learn more about him at www.friscoisd.org/about/office-of-the-superintendent/meet-the-superintendent or by calling 469.633.6014.

The Next Page – February 2018

 

STAFF STREETS OF FRISCO
If you could start any type of business in Frisco, what would it be?

“I would start a bacon and beer pairing bar.”
-Andrew Johnson

“I would have a huge warehouse building where artists could rent space to do their work. I would have my own space there, as well.”
-Leah Ratliff

“I would create an affordable, quick drive-thru restaurant for 100 percent healthy, fresh food.”
-Christine Perrenot

“I’d like to open up a food truck that sells different kinds of crepes. Everything from hearty, meat-filled ones to cheesecake and ice cream filled crepes.”
-Ben Johnson


BUSINESS
Lucchese™ Bootmaker recently placed its seventh retail store at The Star. Check out the store for yourself sometime soon! Call 214.872.4966 or go to www.lucchese.com to learn more about the unique history of this now local company.


FINANCE
The main difference between Bitcoin and normal cash, besides the fact that it is digital, is the fact that it is publicly kept track of by people all over the world, instead of by one centralized institution or system. Do you want to learn more or get involved? Visit www.bitcoin.org and learn all about this new digital cryptocurrency.


FEATURE
The millennial generation has many positive attributes and characteristics that not only make our everyday lives better, but bring exciting contributions to the workplace. Get more information about Chris Thrash and his unique research and work at www.christhrash.com or by calling 972.625.3893.


COMMUNITY DEVOTIONAL
Larry Burden is the founder and senior pastor at KingdomLife Christian Center. Learn more about KingdomLife, located at 12330 Rolater Road, at www.kingdomlife.org or by calling 214.618.1500.


DINING
Tri Tip Grill is located at 6775 Cowboys Way, Suite 1305, at The Star. Go to www.tritipgrill.com to order online or view the menu!


SMALL BITES
Heavenly Donuts
214.436.5353 – 8981 2nd Street

Hurts Donuts
www.hurtsdonutco.com – 469.214.8001 – 3288 Main Street, Suite101

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
8815 Preston Road – www.krispykreme.com – 214.436.4077


EDUCATION
The preservation and celebration of history and heritage are just what the Heritage Association of Frisco and the Frisco Heritage Center and Museum fervently serve to do. They will each celebrate huge milestones and accomplishments this year. The Heritage Center and Museum is located at 6455 Page Street. Call 972.292.5665 or go to www.friscomuseum.org for more information.

The Next Page – March 2018

STAFF STREETS OF FRISCO
How will you celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day?

“Since I have a Saint Patrick’s Day baby, we always have a birthday celebration. This year we will be celebrating my son’s thirtieth birthday. Happy birthday, Andrew Thomas Johnson!”
-Becky Johnson

“I am going to wear green and make green food for my kids.”
-Leah Ratliff

“I will spend the evening with my friends celebrating!”
-Christine Perrenot


BUSINESS
As a native of South Africa, Natalie Mills relocated with her family to Plano in 2016, a few years after founding Crystal Creations by Natalie Mills. To learn more about Ms. Mills and her unique businesses, check out www.nataliemills.com.


CITY INSIGHTS
Uber Elevate is targeting a four-passenger VTOL aircraft with initial space for a driver and plans to be fully-automated in later years. For more information about this exciting new transportation technology coming to Frisco, visit www.uberelevate.com.


HEALTHY HOME
Concerned about hunger in our community, a group of citizens, educators and business professionals joined together to raise funds for the Community Garden Kitchen of Collin County. Get more information or make a donation at www.communitygardenkitchen.org.


FEATURE
Frisco STYLE, with the help of some fashionable friends, presented modern ways to incorporate a groovy decade into your wardrobe. All clothing was provided by Johnny Was and Dillard’s Stonebriar Centre. Johnny Was at Legacy West is located at 7601 Windrose Avenue in Plano. Call 972.312.9201 or go to www.johnnywas.com to check out some of the store’s latest looks. Dillard’s at Stonebriar Centre in Frisco is located at 2603 Preston Road. Call 214.705.8065 or visit www.dillards.com to see more trendy looks. If you are interested in learning more about the Friscovania team or upcoming events, check out www.friscovania.com.


ENTERTAINMENT
A popular casino resort destination for families and gambling enthusiasts is Choctaw Casino and Resort in Durant, Okla. About an hour drive north, the casino is owned by the Choctaw Nation of Okla. Plan your visit at www.choctawcasinos.com/choctaw-durant/.


ARTS & CULTURE
If you have not visited the Museum of the American Railroad, located at 6455 Page Street, take the whole family soon to check out the new sites. Go to www.museumoftheamericanrailroad.org or call 214.428.0101 for additional information.


DINING
Sushi Marquee, located at 3625 The Star Boulevard, Suite 315, is quickly making a name for itself while cranking out great food. It offers sushi done right with a big side of nostalgic fun. To check out a menu or to plan your visit, go to www.sushimarquee.com or call 972.833.1608.

The Next Page – September 2018

SPORTS
In October, the National Soccer Hall of Fame (located at Toyota Stadium, at 9200 World Cup Way), will claim a home for the first time in seven years. Tickets for the action-packed opening weekend can be purchased at www.nationalsoccerhof.com.


EDUCATION
At Leadership Prep School (LPS) Frisco (located at 8500 Teel Parkway), sports instill one more thing in its players: how to be leaders. For more information on LPS, visit www.lpsfrisco.com or call 972.294.6921.


ARTS & CULTURE
The public is free to explore trains at TrainTopia and the Museum of the American Railroad (located at 6455 Page Street). Exhibits and educational programs are provided year-round. Visit www.historictrains.org or call 214.428.0101 for more information or to schedule a tour.


HEALTHY HOME
The new Baylor Scott & White Sports Therapy & Research facility at The Star is continuing to help put Frisco on the map and assisting Baylor Scott & White on their trajectory of healthcare innovation and leadership. Check out the facility at 3800 Gaylord Parkway or visit www.bswhealth.com/star to learn more.


FEATURE
Frisco has welcomed facilities, organizations, teams and businesses that will only make athletes more motivated and proud. More information about Sports City U.S.A. and Visit Frisco can be found at www.visitfrisco.com or by calling 1.877.463.7472. FieldhouseUSA is located at 6155 Sports Village Road. Call 972.668.6207 or go to www.fieldhouseusa.com to learn more. The Pit+ is located at 7255 Meadow Hill. Call 972.294.5569 or go www.performanceindoortraining.com for additional information. Schedules and information regarding the Frisco ISD athletics program can be accessed at www.friscoisd.org. Learn more about the Frisco Football League at www.ffl.light.sportspilot.com. Additional information on the Frisco Soccer Association, located at 5566 Main Street #205, can be found at www.friscosoccer.org or by calling 972.712.4625.


ENTERTAINMENT
There is a kind of community formed within every local coffee joint, especially here in Frisco. Global Peace Factory is located at 1377 Legacy Drive. Contact the store by calling 214.390.7511. Nerdvana Coffee is located in Frisco Square at 5757 Main Street #111. Call 214.618.8130 or go to www.nerdvanafrisco.com/coffee for more information. Summer Moon Coffee is located at 6943 Main Street. Call 469.294.0117 or go to www.woodfiredcoffee.com to learn more.

 
DINING
The FISD child nutrition department is dedicated to supporting the success of education and healthy lifestyles by providing quality, nutritious meals. Students are better able to focus, learn and perform when they have access to fresh, healthful foods during the school day. Want to learn more about the rules and regulations around students’ meals? Check out www.friscoisd.org.


MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Vennela Vattikuti and Nitya Sripati founded Pari Pads, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing menstrual pads to girls in third-word countries. To learn more about Pari Pads or to find out how you can get involved, visit www.paripads.info.

The Next Page – September 2017


STAFF STREETS OF FRISCO
What is your favorite Frisco sporting event to attend?

“My family really enjoys the RoughRiders games… my kids mostly for the snacks!”
-Leah Ratliff

“I like going to FC Dallas games. They have a great atmosphere.”
-Andrew Johnson 

“I love the NCAA FCS Football Championship game. There is nothing better than two college teams, supported by their most rabid fans, fighting for a national championship.”
-Chris Johnson

“I love going to Frisco RoughRiders games. It is a fun way to celebrate the season and spend time with friends!”
-Christine Perrenot

“Football all the way! High school, NCAA championship, you name it.”
-Becky Johnson

“My favorite sporting event to attend in Frisco would be the RoughRiders. It is just so fun to go and experience a baseball game without having to drive an hour away!!”
-Andrew Callen


CITY INSIGHTS

Going into fiscal year 2018, a homestead exemption will help Frisco homeowners save on property taxes by allowing them to exclude a portion of their home’s value from assessment. Learn more about the 7.5 percent reduction on the property tax value at www.collincad.org or www.dentoncad.org.


MAKING A DIFFERENCE

Toni Munoz-Hunt has taken her talents and used them for the greater good of our community. Get more information about her two upcoming events, Friscovania and Ladies Night Out with a Purpose, at wwwmodelbehaviors.com.


FAMILY

The Miracle League is a 501(c)(3) charity organization that provides the opportunity for children ages 5-19 with physical and intellectual challenges to compete in sports they love. Get additional information about the league at www.friscomiracleleague.org.


ARTS & CULTURE

The Frisco Ballet is an organization centered around the growth and maturity of dedicated dancers as they work their way up to expert levels. Learn more about upcoming performances or the organization itself at www.thefriscoballet.org.


FEATURE

The Frisco Convention and Visitors Bureau rebranded and declared Frisco as “Sports City, U.S.A.” in July! Learn about all of Frisco’s sports teams and upcoming events at www.visitfrisco.com/sports.


DINING

Arepa TX, located at 5355 Dallas Parkway #600, is a new restaurant in Frisco that specializes in Latin street food. Go to www.arepatx.com or call 469.209.6399 for more information.


SMALL BITES

Auntie Anne’s
2601 Preston Road – 214.705.1653
www.auntieannes.com

Rockin’ Taco & Tex Mex
6890 Main Street – 469.888.4308
www.rockintacofrisco.com

Smashburger
6959 Lebanon Road #123 – 214.705.0031
www.smashburger.com


ENTERTAINMENT

Camp Craig Allen’s biggest fundraising event is their annual BBQ Cook-Off. The event is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year, on October 6-7. Registration information can be found at www.campcraigallen.org.

The Next Page – July 2017

 

STAFF STREETS OF FRISCO
What is something you cannot miss when visiting Frisco?

“If you have time, you cannot come to Frisco and not see the Heritage Museum and The Star. These venues tell the story of Frisco from her beginnings to where she is going.”
-Chris Johnson

“You cannot come to Frisco without going to La Hacienda Ranch, where you can eat the absolute best Mexican food around!”
-Andrew Callen

“When my friends visit, I love taking them to explore Frisco Mercantile before having dinner in Frisco Square.”
-Christine Perrenot

“IKEA! It is big, blue and hard to pass by!”
-Leah Ratliff

“Boutique shopping downtown while sipping a cup of Summer Moon coffee.”
-Becky Johnson

BUSINESS
Traveling from Dallas to Houston is about to get a lot easier … and less time consuming! Stay updated on progress and learn more about the Texas Bullet Train by visiting www.texascentral.com.

CITY INSIGHTS
You can access more information about density changes in Frisco through the Development Services department. Call 972.292.5300 or go to www.friscotexas.gov to view development maps, ordinances, inspection scores and more.

ENTERTAINMENT
Keep an eye on the calendar of events for Toyota Stadium by visiting www.fcdallas.com. Call 214.705.6700 for additional venue information. Popular artists visit Frisco to perform all the time, so do not miss out!

ARTS AND CULTURE
The talent in Frisco cannot be beat! You can purchase tickets to an upcoming show or learn more about Theatre Frisco and the Frisco Improv Players at www.theatrefrisco.com or by calling 972.370.2266.

FEATURE
Detailed maps and additional venue, history and event information can be found through the Frisco Convention and Visitors Bureau website. Newcomers can go to www.visitfrisco.com or call 972.292.5250 to get information about every district in Frisco.

EDUCATION
Collin College continues to grow and offers cutting-edge educational options for students. Learn more about the changes and innovations coming to Collin College by calling 972.377.1790 or visiting collin.edu.

DINING
Is your tummy growling? Check out the menu for The Heritage Table, located downtown, at 7110 Main Street, at www.theheritagetable.com. Call 469.664.0100 for more information.

SALUTE TO SERVICE
Learn more about Leslie Girdner’s role as the community education coordinator at Frisco Fire Safety Town at www.friscofiresafetytown.com. Here, you can learn about upcoming Fire Safety Town events and programs. You can also call 972.292.6350 with any questions.

The Next Page – August 2017

 

STAFF STREETS OF FRISCO
What has been the highlight of your summer?

“I have been able to spend a lot of time at the lake. It does not feel like summer until you have tubed, fished and spent time out on the boat!”
-Christine Perrenot

“Spending time outdoors and fishing.”
-Andrew Johnson

“Going to the beach with my family and friends!”
-Leah Ratliff

“A visit to Salt Lake City, Utah.”
-Becky Johnson

“The highlight of my summer would be just relaxing by the pool and getting in as many workouts as I can!”
-Andrew Callen

FAMILY
North Texas has countless organizations that offer help to parents and families with kids or teens who may be struggling with an eating disorder. More information about Eating Recovery Center Dallas can be found at eatingrecoverycenter.com or by calling 972.362.0933. You can learn about Children’s Health Eating Disorders – Plano by going to childrens.com or calling 214.456.8899. Go to communitycounselingassociates.com or call 214.509.6888 for information regarding Community Counseling Associates.

EDUCATION
It is almost time to go back to school! Local kids may be looking to be a part of a positive organization or something new! You can find additional information about Frisco ISD clubs and organizations at friscoisd.org.

ARTS & CULTURE
Lights, camera, action! Do you want to get behind the camera and put your creativity to the test? For more information about The Movie Institute, go to themovieinstitute.org or call 800.239.3674.

DINING
Prepare yourself for some rock and roll and delicious food at Lava Cantina, located at 5805 Grandscape Boulevard in The Colony. Call 214.618.6893 or go to lavacantina.com for more information about tickets or the unique menu.

SMALL BITES
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit
dickeys.com
6065 Sports Village Rd. – 214.705.1674
7070 Preston Rd. – 972.377.7679
8075 FM 423 – 972.325.1077

Spring Creek Barbeque
springcreekbarbeque.com
3623 Preston Rd. – 469.362.7927

VooDoo BBQ & Grill
voodoobbqandgrill.com
3401 Preston Rd. #16 – 214.618.8493

ENTERTAINMENT
Grab a friend and a drink and plan your night out at Crafted! The class schedule can be found at getcraftedusa.com. Call 469.888.4267 for more information.

SALUTE TO SERVICE
More information about Baylor Scott & White – Centennial can be accessed at bswhealth.com or by calling 1.844.BSW.DOCS.

PROFILE
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Michael Strand, a first lieutenant in the U.S. Army, went through infantry training and was selected to attend Artillery Officer Candidate School after being...

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