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

Plano City Council member Angela Miner announces she will not seek re-election (Community Impact) December 13

Plano deputy mayor pro tem won't seek re-election in 2019 (Plano Star Courier) December 13

Bomb threats reported in Frisco, Plano, Sugar Land, Round Rock and other cities across Texas on Dec. 13 (Community Impact) December 13

Plano Deputy Mayor Pro Tem Isn't Seeking Re-election (WBAP-AM 820) December 13

Plano coyote reports on the rise following Frisco attacks (Plano Star Courier) December 12

Plano residents, council members question selection process for ethics attorneys (Plano Star Courier) December 11

Business/Economic Development

After 46 Years, Changing Times Means Goodbye for Plano Bike Shop (KXAS-TV NBC 5) December 13

Analyst: This fast-growing North Texas bank may be on the market in 2019 (Dallas Business Journal) December 13

Your Pooch Can Catch a Movie and Enjoy Dog Treats Too at This Theater (TIME Magazine) December 13

Plano hotel renovator gets private equity boost (Dallas Business Journal) December 13

Toyota recalls 65,000 older models for Takata airbag issue (Motorway America) December 13

1,800 companies left California in a year - with most bound for Texas (Dallas Business Journal) December 13

Dog-gone movie watching at one-of-a-kind Plano theater (WFAA-TV News 8) December 13

Movie Theater For Dogs And Their Humans Opens In Texas (MSN) December 12

New Plano movie theater goes to the dogs for date nights with pups (culturemap Dallas) December 12

French dip roast beef sandwich spot debuts at Plano's food hall (Culturemap Dallas) December 12

Dog-friendly theater concept now screening movies in Plano (Community Impact) December 11

Movie Theater Where Dogs and Owners Can Watch Together Opens in Texas (People Magazine) December 11

Serena Williams Launches New Collection at Plano's Neighborhood Goods in Legacy West Pop-Up (KXAS-TV NBC 5) December 11

Cinemark Executive Discusses the Importance of Customer Experience (Loyalty 360) December 11

Dogs as Movie Dates (Bark) December 11

Year-old Cinemark Movie Club Hits 500,000 Subscribers (Wopular) December 11

Serena Williams' Clothing Line Just Expanded Its Size Range With 'Greats' (refinery29) December 10

Serena Williams launches her fashion collection with an event in Plano (Dallas Morning News GuideLive) December 10

A Movie Theater Made Just For Dogs Is Now Open In Plano (KVIL-FM 103.7) December 10

Dog-friendly movie theater pups up in Plano (Dallas Morning News GuideLive) December 10

Gleneagles Country Club in Plano appoints new director of golf (Community Impact) December 10

Toyota's Jim Lentz Is a Master Technician (D Magazine) December 10

Tyler Technologies makes another acquisition; CFO open to more deals (Dallas Business Journal) December 10

Meet the new head of Planned Parenthood (Plano Star Courier) December 10

Legacy Midtown Park is a go after successful $15 million fundraising campaign (Dallas Morning News) December 9

Snappy Salads Continues Expansion in North Texas (citybizlist) December 7


Plano ISD gets outside help for 86th legislative session (Plano Star Courier) December 12

Collin College could be first community college in Texas to launch school marshal program (Community Impact) December 12

When it snows, this is how North Texas school districts decide to close (Dallas Morning News) December 12

Plano ISD reveals plans to expand social, emotional education throughout district (Community Impact) December 11

Plano Talk

Plano Boy Forgoes Christmas, Gifts Holiday Presents To Homeless Children Instead (KTVT-TV CBS 11) December 13

This Map Shows the Safest Cities in America for 2018 ( December 12

9 months in a hospital: How a Plano obstetrics unit helps high-risk mothers have healthy babies (WFAA-TV News 8) December 11

Weekend rains cancel annual Christmas parade (Plano Star Courier) December 10

Plano native named one of Time magazine's 'Most Influential Teens of 2018' (Dallas Morning News) December 10

Plano Profile

A vegetarian's guide to eating Mexican and Tex-Mex in Plano (December 13)

A new food stall, Chez Dip, opens in Legacy Food Hall (December 12)

"Business unusual" at Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West (December 11)

Kick up your boots for the Toyota Texas Music Revolution (December 11)

Take your dog to the movies at K9 Cinemas, Plano (December 10)

A winter wonderWOW! Plano's most elaborate Christmas light display (December 10)

WeWork at Legacy North ushers in change in tech (December 5)

Plano Magazine

Chez Dip French Dip Coming Soon to Legacy Hall (December 12)

Serena Williams Visits Plano's Neighborhood Goods (December 11)

Terra Mediterranean Now Open at The Shops at Willow Bend (December 10)

Grace Outreach Center (December 10)

A Day in the Life of a Planoite: Nathan Sutti, Prosthetist (December 10)