Texas Youth Ballet Conservatory

Nutcracker-themed High Tea hosted by Marie Stahlbaum from the original story "Nutcracker and Mouse King". Dancers from Youth Ballet of Texas's Krakatuk: A Nutcracker Prequel, served delicious treats from the Kingdom of the Sweets and danced.

Farmers & Merchant Bank Ribbon Cutting

Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting of FARMERS BANK & TRUST at 750 N. Preston Road, Prosper

All You Need is Love—and Art

February is our month of art—making, collecting, admiring and learning. We love art because it gives us a glimpse of someone’s heart, the part of them we don’t see on the surface. We are all drawn to art in different ways. We like to look at and listen to art that makes us feel something, … Continued

February 2020 Around Town

Krewe of Barkus Dog Parade and Festival, Sun, Feb 23 Krewe of Barkus will feature a parade, vendor booths, interactive activities and more. 2020 will be the 18th annual event. In past years, more than 250 dogs participated in the parade alongside more than 4,500 spectators in awe of costumes, creatures and creativity. The theme … Continued

You could say “banks are a dime a dozen”…

 You could say “banks are a dime a dozen”…  Not Farmers Bank & Trust  A rare gem, Farmers Bank & Trust was chartered in 1906 in Magnolia, Arkansas. The majority of the bank ownership still resides in Magnolia and are descendants of the original founders. In fact, in January 2017, the fifth generation of a founding family assumed the role…

The Harvey Brothers

Richard, Edward, and John Harvey are entrepreneurs who decided a location between McKinney and Prosper was the perfect site for their first location of Diesel Barbershop, a new, fun barbershop that exudes an attitude of focus on the customers, who they truly believe “are always right’. 

Behind the Elegant Red Door

As you explore the streets of Historic Downtown McKinney and all it has to offer, you will come across an elegant red door at 203a E Virginia Street. This is the second shop for William Williams to open, with his first being very successful in Celina.

The Smile Maker

The “Smile Maker” Dr Doug Jensen is a true long-time Texan who grew up in north Dallas and played football at Richardson High School.  He began to pursue his first love, aviation when he was just sixteen.  He flew his first solo flight over in Denton and obtained his pilot’s license at the age of seventeen.   Further training in aviation…

Mentoring Music and More

As the article on Shane Frame shared, The Guitar Sanctuary’s Performance Academy is not focused solely on teaching music. They choose the academy’s instructors carefully, choosing only those who will be great role models and mentors in all aspects of life. A great example of that is beautiful and talented Iveth Luna.

Opening Soon Community Garden Kitchen

Community Garden Kitchen of Collin County (CGK), an idea that literally began at a kitchen table shared by concerned friends, will soon become a reality.  This 501(c)3 nonprofit will break ground Friday, December 6th, 2019 at 10 a.m. and become the first kitchen in Collin County to prepare and serve meals to anyone struggling from food insecurity.