Harkins Theatres to be exchange by EVO Leisure in Southlake, plus extra prime information from DFW

The management of Harkins Theaters was unable to renegotiate the lease for the theater in Southlake Town Square and closed on November 1st. (Courtesy Harkins Theater)

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Former Harkins theaters in Southlake are being replaced by EVO Entertainment’s “Target Zone”

The closed Harkins Theaters in Southlake Town Square are expected to be remodeled into a new venue known as EVO entertainment.

Plano ISD students outperformed the district average in all STAAR scores

The results of the Academic Readiness Assessments of the State of Texas, published on June 28, showed that the results of the Plano ISD at the end of the course increased slightly from Spring 2019 to Spring 2021 in English I and English II Texas Education Agency and Data interaction for Texas student reviews.

Disney Store at Frisco’s Stonebriar Center shopping mall will close in July

The Disney Store at the Grapevine Mills Mall will remain open, according to the website, and shoppers can still order from www.shopdisney.com.

The STAAR results show that Frisco ISD high schools outperform students across the state

The results of the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness showed that nationwide students of all grade levels suffered learning loss due to the pandemic.

The Toyota Stadium in Frisco is advertised as the “base camp” for the team taking part in the 2026 World Cup

Those behind it say Frisco and the surrounding towns could expect a big boost to the local economy.

Sandra Sadek, William C. Wadsack, Matt Payne, and Brooklynn Cooper contributed to this report.