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Change of Dates for the Battle of the Badges Blood Drive

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FRISCO, TX – The dates for the annual Battle of the Badges blood drive have been moved. The blood drive will now run from September 30th to October 2nd. In addition, locations for the three-day event have been confirmed. Those wishing to donate blood may do so from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at any of the locations listed below: …

Frisco Police Report 08/20/2009 to 08/26/2009

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 8/20/2009  12:04AM Brief Narrative: 09081894 9000 BLK DALLAS  PKWY  Unknown subject broke rear window of vehicle and removed property.  8/20/2009   7:37AM Brief Narrative: 09081960 7000 BLK FIRENZE  LN  Unknown actor(s) entered the victim’s unlocked vehicle which was parked in the  rear drive.  8/20/2009   8:01AM Brief Narrative: 09081968 7000 BLK LIVORNO  LN  Unknown actor(s) entered the victim’s unlocked vehicle which was parked in the  rear drive.  8/20/2009  10:25AM Brief Narrative: 09082030 8000 BLK …

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Hunting in Frisco: New Regulations on Safe Distances from Urban Areas

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FRISCO, TX – On June 22nd Governor Perry signed into law a new bill that will further restrict the areas in which firearms can be discharged in The City of Frisco and Collin County. Beginning on September 1st, along with the opening of dove season, hunters who are planning on obtaining property owners’ permission to use their land for hunting …

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Attention Drunk Drivers: Frisco Police Will Find You

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If you drink and drive this upcoming Labor Day holiday, be prepared to meet one of Frisco’s finest. Beginning August 25th and running through September 7th, officers with the Frisco Police Department will be stepping up patrols in search of drunk drivers. The Frisco Police Department is once again partnering with the Texas Department of Transportation to participate in its …

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Registration Underway for City Hall 101; Weekly Classes Start September 14

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Do you know what it takes to keep the city services you use running smoothly? City Hall 101 is a free program designed to increase your local government IQ with a behind the scenes look at how the City of Frisco operates. From planning parks to repairing roads, patrolling the streets to fighting fires, it takes hundreds of skilled employees …

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Lightning Blamed For Overnight Fire That Destroys Home; Damages Expected to Exceed $750,000; No Injuries

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(August 21, 2009) Frisco fire investigators suspect lightning caused an early morning fire that destroyed a home. Dispatchers received a call at 5:21 a.m. this morning about a house fire in the 5000 block of Pinehurst, located in Stonebriar Estates. Firefighters were dispatched at 5:22 a.m. Firefighters arrived at 5:31 a.m. to find thick smoke and the home fully engulfed …

Collin County Government News

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The lines have been (re)drawnIN ORDER TO BALANCE out the populations between the four County Commissioners’ precincts, their boundaries have been redrawn, and go into effect Jan. 1, 2010. The Commissioners Court approved the new precinct plan during the Aug. 10, 2009, court session. MORE. Swine flu updates for parents, schools & Dr.’s officesA FEW MONTHS AGO, the school year ended with the H1N1 (swine …

Frisco Police Report 08/13/2009 to 08/19/2009

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8/13/2009  12:04AM Brief Narrative: 09079625 8000 BLK GAYLORD  PKWY  Subject stopped for making a right hand turn out of a straight only lane.   Subsequently arrested for DWI.   8/13/2009   1:13AM Brief Narrative: 09079638  PRESTON RD  /  STONEBROOK PKWY  Known male was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated, as a result of a moving  traffic violation.  8/13/2009   2:20AM Brief Narrative: 09079643  DALLAS PKWY  /  LEBANON RD  Subject was stopped for …