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Spring is in the Air

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As we move back into our region’s active growing season, help Frisco be WaterWise by following a few tips for a beautiful lawn that saves water and money. Follow Frisco’s watering recommendations. Don’t just turn on your sprinkler and set it to operate arbitrarily once a week – water with the weather! Help us save water by watering only when …

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Saving From A Rainy Day

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Here in Frisco, we enjoy having the finer things in life; nice places to eat and shop, green roads and neighborhoods, beautiful homes and landscaping, elegant living all around.  But we also like to be environmentally friendly and cost savvy.  One perfect solution to achieving all of these goals is to harvest rainwater for supplemental irrigation. Rainwater is great for …

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#Who I Run For: In the Mix

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Juice industry leader blends love of running with Texas Big Star Frisco, Texas – Matt Kafka began his passion for running with a mission to shed unwanted pounds. As senior director of operations for juice beverage company Jamba Juice, maintaining a healthy lifestyle remains a top priority.  We learned of the ingredients for his decision to #RunBigStar and are honored to …

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Frisco Chamber of Commerce Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) Investor Panel and Inaugural Fast Pitch Competition

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The Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!), a nine-month program of the Frisco Chamber of Commerce, guides Middle School and High School students through the process of starting a real business. YEA! Frisco teaches students not only the importance of social and business entrepreneurship, but also the process by which one establishes a business enterprise or social movement. On Wednesday, April 5, …

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Design Your Outdoor Space

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For many of us, warmer weather gets us thinking about spending more time outdoors, specifically in that wonderful extension of our homes; our yards!  Unfortunately, the sad reality is that we get outside and are disappointed by what we see and frustrated about how to fix it.  Well rest easy, because WaterWise is here to help! This Saturday from 8 …

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Water Efficient Landscape Design

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Have you ever wanted to incorporate a fire pit or outdoor seating area into your yard, but didn’t know how to achieve the look you want while still being waterwise? Come to the Water Efficient Landscape Design workshop and discover ways to transform your lawn into a beautiful water-efficient landscape from Texas A&M AgriLife Water University expert, Daniel Cunningham. Register …

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Frisco Chamber of Commerce CEO Power Panel Luncheon

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The Frisco Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the CEO Power Panel luncheon, which will be held on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at 11:15 AM. The CEO Power Panel luncheon will be at the Marriott Dallas/Plano at Legacy Town Center, 7121 Bishop Road in Plano, Texas. Approximately 250 from the business community will be in attendance. David Johnson will …

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Keep Your Roots Covered!

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It is spring time here in Frisco! We’re starting to see trees, plants, and grasses wake up from their winter slumber and turn the world green. It’s amazing what natural rainfall can accomplish! But when the dog-days of summer hit, and you start to see your water bill creep up from irrigation, you’ll want another solution to make the moisture …

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DLife to Host 6th Annual National Conference in Frisco

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(Frisco, Texas) March 29, 2017 ~ IDLife is thrilled to host their 6th Annual National Conference, Revolution, in the company’s hometown, Frisco, TX, April 20-23, 2017! IDLife expects thousands of attendees to make their way to Frisco for a weekend full of training and development from industry-leading professionals and world-renowned celebrities. Guest speakers include celebrity trainer and IDLife partner, Jen …

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How Low Should You Go?

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It’s spring time in North Texas and many of you are sending in the question, should I scalp my lawn?  For those of you who are new to the area and haven’t heard of this term before, “scalping” is the process of setting your lawn mower blade as low as it will go, and taking off most of the top …