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So, What’s Next?

“Getting old is not for sissies!” That is something we often hear from old-timers as they groan and nurse their aches and pains. I...

A Life Well Lived

Frisco resident Lt. Col. Richard “Dick” Peasley (U.S. Marine Corps, retired), the son of a World War II Army veteran, grew up in the...

Our Early Day “No-Nos”

Over the past years, many of you have told me you enjoy reading my stories about how things were in the old days, and...

“Fresh” Off the Press!

If there is one thing Frisco residents can agree on, it is that there has been no shortage of change, growth and economic development...

Devotion to Local Veterans

If you are like most people, you have grown up hearing about the American Legion. Also, like most, you probably do not have a...

The Business of Giving Back

In December 2015, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, pledged to donate 99 percent of their $46 billion dollar holdings in Facebook, Inc....

Saving Hearts and Lives

On a mild Monday evening, 20-year Frisco resident Sheila Elliott welcomes seven strangers into her home for a cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), automated external defibrillator...

A Commitment to Service

Twenty-four years in law enforcement can seem like a lifetime to some. For Officer Thomas Mrozinski, it might just be a blip on the...

Faith Among Diversity

At Frisco STYLE Magazine, we are proud to promote and celebrate everything about our city. Local leaders within our faith-based community recognize that faith...

Bet on it!

It is a simple but thrilling concept — wagering money or something of value on an event with an uncertain outcome. As a game...

In the Spotlight

Frisco is blessed by countless individuals who selflessly devote their time, energy and skills to bettering our community. This year, Frisco STYLE is excited...

Setting the Record Straight

I am in the unique position that I get to write, occasionally, about incredible people and events in Frisco, but, this time, my article is...

Daughters of Faith

Anyone who has lived in Frisco for more than 10 years will agree that the Frisco of 2008 looked very different than...

The Power of Authentic Faith

The turning point came when our daughters left for college. Though two sons were still at home, I was overwhelmed with an emptiness that...

Less Grind More Hustle

Do you remember the movie “Office Space,” where a young worker is chronicled in a miserable job at a software company? One of the...

Hitting the Mark

Within a large city like Frisco that is constantly expanding and changing, safety for local police officers is something that must be taken very...

Citizen Soldier

Steven L. Turner grew up in Van Buren, Ind., a small farming town of less than 1,000 people, just south of Fort Wayne. From...

The Big Leagues Come to Frisco

For the past 13 years, local baseball fans have been blessed to see future big-leaguers play for our Double-A franchise, the Frisco RoughRiders. Since 2003,...

Around the World in Seven Days

Seven marathons, on seven continents, in seven consecutive days. That is 183 miles of running and 30,000 miles of air travel, in only 168...

An Egg-ceptional Diner!

There are plenty of top-notch dining options in and around Frisco that allow you to be very selective in what you choose to eat....

Love Needs Time

In many famous and iconic love stories, timing often gets in the way of the fairytale ending. For example, in William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and...

A Standing Ovation

For lovers of the arts, there is nothing quite like the opera — the rich sounds of the symphony orchestra, ornate and colorful costumes...

Building Bridges

Lone Star High School’s rising seniors Daniel Szczechowski and Aaron Raye know a thing or two about building bridges ... just not in the...

Barbecue for a Cause

What could be better on a crisp October day than some good old-fashioned Texas barbecue? The hundreds of people who come out to the...

Living the Dream

Have you ever gone to your job and, after a while, realized you want to do something else in your professional life? Maybe you...

Communicating Through Art

Pete Hosp passed away in October 2017, but his legacy as a pillar of the Frisco community lives on, so much so that local...

Never Really Deleted

Parenthood is made up of many milestones — a child’s first steps, their first successful ride on a bike and, eventually, graduating high school...

With a Cheerful Heart

It is no secret, and no one is shy to admit, that much of the pride in our community lies in our award-wining and...

Heart to Heart

When you have the opportunity to hold your own heart in your hands, life becomes amazingly poignant and a bit surreal. Two Frisco residents...

The Doorway to Home

On an inside wall of her art studio in Frisco, Zahra Jahanyfard painted a mural of a door and brought it to life with...

Saluting Frisco’s Veterans

As a Purple Heart City, Frisco is honored to be home to many veterans. These pictured Frisco veterans gathered on September 20, 2019, and...

Redefining an Industry

When potential customers first enter Steel Paintbrush Tattoo Company in Frisco, they might initially do a double take of their surroundings. With a spacious...

Under Review

Back in the day, one of the more popular television shows was “Sneak Previews,” where famed movie critics Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert reviewed...

A Wild Connection

What do you know about our local animal control division? The recurring cartoon rendering of a dogcatcher who relishes the capture and demise of...

The Art of the Sweet Life

Before the first rays of morning sunshine even make their appearance, a pastry chef enters her kitchen with eager anticipation. A palette of ingredients...

The New Grille in Town

For my husband, Zach, and I, The Shops at Legacy has long been a date night destination of choice. It has an abundance of...

Vacationing Abroad

With summer vacation excitement now a thing of the past, are you looking to plan your next getaway? If your family is looking for...

The Newcomers’ Guide to Frisco!

“Everything is bigger in Texas” is by far a favorite quote about our great state, and Frisco is doing its part to make sure...

2017 Best of Frisco

Frisco is home to so many everyday heroes, fearless leaders and generous neighbors who go out of their way to contribute to the community...

2017 Best of Business

Though much of the focus on Frisco in recent years has been dedicated to its rapid growth and development, it is because of our...

Community Connections

Sadaf Haq

Born and raised outside of Bronx, N.Y., Sadaf Haq and her family moved to Frisco after a gut feeling she had that North Dallas...

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