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Haven Behavioral Hospital of Frisco Announces Expansion of Services

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Frisco, Texas (September 7, 2017)– Haven Behavioral Hospital of Frisco is pleased to announce the expansion of the behavioral health services offered to the community.  Beginning September 7, 2017, in addition to the existing inpatient treatments for those 55 and older, Haven will offer services for the 30 to 54 age population. “It is with tremendous excitement that we are announcing …

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Frisco Attractions to Donate Profits, Offer Complimentary Admission in Response to Hurricane Harvey

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Frisco, Texas (August 31, 2017) – Over the past several days, North Texas has opened its doors and hearts to those who have temporarily relocated to the area due to Hurricane Harvey. Several Frisco tourism partners are organizing relief efforts, as well as offering free admission for Hurricane Harvey evacuees. Please see a list of current offerings below:   FC Dallas …

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Fans To Give Back As The National Videogame Museum Raises Funds For Hurricane Harvey Relief

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WHAT:The National Videogame Museum (NVM) will donate half of all admission sales this Saturday (Sept. 2) to the United Way of Greater Houston. The museum will guarantee a minimum donation of $2,500. WHEN:Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. WHERE:National Videogame Museum –  8004 Dallas Parkway, Frisco, TX 75034 ADMISSION:Admission: $12 $10 for children 10 and under, as well as for …

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Homemade End of Summer Tomato Soup

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Below please find a tomato soup recipe from Cancer Treatment Center of America’s (CTCA) Executive Chef John Oje. Kalli Castille MS, RDN, LD, FAND, Director of Integrative and Culinary Services at CTCA, states:  “Tomatoes are a great source of vitamins A and C, potassium, and the carotenoid, lycopene.  According to the American Institute of Cancer Research, lycopene has been well studied for …

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NOT UR GIRLFRENZ Wins 2017 “Battle Of The Legends”

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Inspiring youth across the nation and beyond to pick up an instrument and find their passion – that’s what NOT UR GIRLFRENZ is all about. And they’re not even teenagers yet. Along the way, this Dallas-based, all-girl preteen power trio is making waves in the local market with their high-energy shows, award-winning performances and an ever-growing base of loyal fans, …

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Northeast Community Park & Skate Park Now Open; People Are Flipping For The Largest Skate Park In North Texas 

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(August 19, 2017) Residents are ‘ramping it up’ with the grand opening of Northeast Community Park & Skate Park. The skate park is the city’s first — and largest skate park in North Texas. City leaders and staff, residents and visitors marked the occasion with a ribbon cutting earlier today. “Growing our parks system is a priority for our growing community,” said Mayor Jeff …

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Newman Village Lemonade Stand to Hold Seventh Annual Event to Benefit the Kids Shouldn’t Have Cancer Foundation

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DALLAS (July 12, 2017) – When life gives the kids of Newman Village lemons, they make a Lemonade Stand. Joining in the fight against pediatric cancer, the Seventh Annual Lemonade Stand Fundraiser will be held to benefit the Kids Shouldn’t Have Cancer Foundation in memory of Jonny Wade, who passed away from brain cancer in December 2015. The event will …

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Entrance Ramp To Southbound Dallas North Tollway,  South Of Rockhill Pkwy., Closed For Two Weeks

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(August 1, 2017) The entrance ramp to southbound Dallas North Tollway, located south of Rockhill Parkway, is closed for pavement repair work.  The ramp will be closed for two weeks.  During this closure, traffic on southbound Dallas Parkway wishing to enter the Tollway at this location will need to use the next entrance ramp located south of Panther Creek Parkway.

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Vitality Bowls Kicks Superfood Craze into High Gear in Frisco 

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Local Couple Opens New Café; Serves as Community Hub for Eating Healthy FRISCO, Tex. – The wait is over in Frisco. Local residents, professionals and students no longer need to struggle with eating healthy when out and about. Vitality Bowls, which specializes in açaí bowls – a thick blend of the Amazon’s antioxidant-rich açaí berry, topped with a variety of superfoods …

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Frisco Convention & Visitors Bureau Announces Rebranding to ‘Visit Frisco’

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Frisco, Texas (July 25, 2017) – The Frisco Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) announced today it is rebranding the organization to “Visit Frisco.” The unveiling was made at a tourism event attended by industry partners, city officials and department staff at Toyota Stadium’s newly renovated Winners Club. “Not only is Visit Frisco a call to action, but an invitation to visitors, …