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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Texas coaches, student athletes save woman from cardiac arrest (USA Today) November 14

Teen Twins, Coaches Honored for Saving Woman's Life After Cardiac Arrest (KXAS-TV NBC 5) November 14

High school students, coaches save life of woman in cardiac arrest (KDFW-TV Fox 4) November 14

Plano Honors Lifesavers (KTVT-TV CBS 11) November 14

Plano First Responders Honor Students, Staff as Heroes (WBAP-AM 820) November 14

City of Plano

Texas coaches, student athletes save woman from cardiac arrest (USA Today) November 14

Plano Police Association's "Christmas Cops" Accepting Donations For Financially Challenged Families (KLUV-FM 98.7) November 14

North Texas Family Shares Feelings, Fears as Loved One Heads To CA To Help Fight Wildfires (KTVT-TV CBS 11) November 13

Plano City Council approves housing shelter at Salvation Army (Plano Star Courier) November 13

City offers compromise for Los Rios golfers (Plano Star Courier) November 13

Plano firefighters dispatch to fight California forest fires (Plano Star Courier) November 12

Lime Issues Scooter Recall after Reports Some Break Mid-Ride (KXAS-TV NBC 5) November 12

Aiming for more mobility options, Plano adds e-scooter rules to its bike-share ordinance (Community Impact) November 12

Learn about Christmas at the Bush Center, a Big Thought celebration, Plano's Christmas cops and more (Dallas Morning News) November 12

Missing elderly woman was driving from Carrollton home to Michaels in Plano (Dallas Morning News) November 10

Business/Economic Development

J.C. Penney close to 'penny stock' status after poor Q3 (Nasdaq) November 15

J.C. Penney's CEO looking to 'address opportunities' as company reports declining sales (Dallas Business Journal) November 15

J.C. Penney same-store sales miss estimates by big margin (Reuters) November 15

Toyota, Carma Team Up to Tackle Traffic Congestion with Shared Commute and Carsharing Pilot (Dallas Innovates) November 14

Amazon announces new headquarters; Plano's proposal not chosen (Community Impact) November 13

North Texas developers hope to use Amazon 'roadmap' to snag next big thing (Dallas Morning News) November 13

As Keurig Dr Pepper shakes up the beverage industry, its general counsel provides steady leadership (Dallas Business Journal) November 13

Dallas-Fort Worth Multifamily Experts Talk About a Market in Motion (Dallas Innovates) November 13

New York real estate tech company opens office in DFW, plans hiring (Dallas Business Journal) November 12

Rodeo Goat Ice House opens at new mixed-use development in Plano (Community Impact) November 12

Inside Toyota's quest to future-proof itself for the auto industry's 'life-or-death battle' (Dallas Morning News) November 11

Is North Texas quietly gaining another Fortune 500 headquarters from California? (San Francisco Business Times) November 10

Retail Growth in Plano-Frisco-McKinney Comes Full Circle (Rebusiness Online) November 9


Plano West head football coach accepts new position within PISD (Plano Star Courier) November 12

Plano Talk

DCTA discusses possible bus line to serve SH 121, Tollway corridor (Plano Star Courier) November 15

As Mexican Prosecutors Visit US, DOJ Says Criminal Activities Endanger Security, Prosperity for Both Countries (KTVT-TV CBS 11) November 15

One DFW city marches in among top 10 places in U.S. for military veterans (culturemap Dallas) November 12

Five Reasons Why You Should Consider Living in a High Rise in Plano (Yes, Plano!) (D Magazine) November 9

Plano Profile

Giorgio Cuellar: The tailor who dresses Dallas Cowboys (November 15)

Thanksgiving Brunch at Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West Hotel (November 15)

Meet Jeri Chambers, Donor Relations Officer, Communities Foundation of Texas (November 14)

The Rebecca Silvestri Green Room at Legacy West (November 12)

Zane King, new Executive Director of Historic Downtown Plano Association, has big plans (November 12)

Cirque du Cuisine Cover Party at Flemings (November 12)

Expecting the unexpected with Merrilee Kick, the inventor of BuzzBallz (November 11)

Plano Magazine

Small Business Saturday in Downtown Plano (November 14)

10 Things to Do Thanksgiving Week in Plano 2018 (November 14)

Plano 'Pinions: What's your favorite holiday tradition? (November 14)

Natalia Veronica (November 14)

#ChangeMakers in the Disabilities Community: Nagla Moussa (November 12)