Plano In the News

Below are recent new stories that feature or include the City of Plano. For additional past coverage, please email Steve Stoler, Director of Media.
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City of Plano

Video: Massive Plano office property 'ripe for redevelopment,' mayor says at State of the City (Community Impact) February 8

Newly Approved Plano Warming Shelter Open on Season's Coldest Night (KXAS-TV NBC 5) February 8

Los Rios golfers file small claims lawsuits against the city (Plano Star Courier) February 5

Falcon Injured By Gunfire Nursed Back To Health And Will Fly Again (KTVT-TV CBS 11) February 4

After Months of Rehabilitation a Wounded Falcon is Back out in the Wild in Plano (WBAP-AM 820/KLIF-AM 570) February 4

Facial Recognition Use by North Texas Police Grows Along With Privacy Concerns (KTVT-TV CBS 11) February 4

37-year-old Plano man gets 60 years for impregnating 11-year-old in Texas (Associated Press) January 4

Business/Economic Development

Growing inventory of older office space is up for grabs in Plano's Legacy project (Dallas Morning News) February 8

International investor raises its stake in Plano's $3 billion Legacy West (Dallas Morning News) February 7

J.C. Penney cuts appliances; are more store closures next? (Dallas Business Journal) February 7

2 healthy restaurants in Dallas and Plano oust onerous plastic straws (CultureMap Dallas) February 7

Alliance Data: 4Q Earnings Snapshot (Associated Press) February 7

Foodies Will Go Crazy Visiting These 15 Food Halls In The US (bestproducts.com) February 7

Here's what's new at Plano's Legacy Hall (Dallas Business Journal) February 6

J.C. Penney ditches home appliances to focus on apparel (Yahoo Finance) February 6

J.C. Penney to drop major appliances after a three-year run (ABC News) February 6

The Best Places to Have a Baby in North Texas (D CEO) February 6

15 Best Cities to Find A Job In This Year (Fox News) February 5

Plano company snatching up Texas Instruments plant that had been set to close (Dallas Business Journal) February 4

Cava opens Mediterranean restaurant at Legacy West in Plano (Community Impact) February 4

Plano developer purchases Houston complex in $78M deal (Dallas Business Journal) February 4

For Collin County Moms, Medical City Plano is the "Best Place to Have a Baby" (D CEO) February 2

Education

Plano ISD trustees delay decision on honors designation for future fine arts courses (Community Impact) February 7

Renovation project at Plano ISD's Haun Elementary to begin in February (Community Impact) February 6

Plano Talk

The brave boy who inspires the Patriots' Rex Burkhead (New York Post) February 2

Plano Profile

Revian Chang talks 'The Bachelor,' living in LA and why she misses Texas (February 7)

Summer bodies are made in the winter: Expert tips from TruDerm, Legacy West

Legacy Hall adds taproom kitchen and updated wine bar (February 5)

Legacy Central brings a new standard in corporate culture to Plano (February 1)

Dallas Symphony Orchestra announces concert in honor of My Possibilities HIPster (February 1)

Highland Park Village names Victoria Snee Chief Marketing Officer (February 1)

Plano Magazine

Ernest Sanders, the Man Behind the Heritage Farmstead Museum (February 6)

Most Instagrammable Desserts Around Plano (February 6)

LC Kitchen Opens at Legacy Central (February 4)

Sugar Ray's Bake Shop (February 4)

Woodtop Tavern (February 4)