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  • DECA’s first meeting is August 30 at 8:30 a.m. or 4:15 p.m. in C243

  • Tennis plays at Reedy Tuesday at 4:00 p.m.

  • Boys soccer tryouts (for those not currently in the class) are Nov. 28-30 after school on the turf field. See Coach Kaiser in room C112

  • CTE Center’s FISD mock trial team will hold an information meeting over the try-out process on August 31 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the CTE Center

  • Monday is the first day of school with 1st period beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Preview concert Wednesday night

Preview concert Wednesday night

Brooke Colombo, Staff Reporter
December 9, 2015
Filed under A&E

Orchestra will be holding their Midwest Preview Concert in the Allen Performing Arts Center Wednesday at 7 p.m. in preparation for their performance at the Midwest Clinic and Convention in Chicago on Dec. 16. The free concert is for family and friends who won’t be able to make the trip to Chicago,...

The Instagram of Harry Potter’s dreams

The Instagram of Harry Potter’s dreams

Reilly Martens, Staff Reporter
December 8, 2015
Filed under A&E, Reviews

If the wizarding world of Harry Potter can do it, why can’t we? This is probably what the creators of Phhhoto were thinking when they decided to create a social app based on the idea of moving pictures. This photo/video app has been getting more attention in recent years, particularly by the younger ...

A dessert delight

A dessert delight

Dea-Mallika Divi, Guest Contributor
December 7, 2015
Filed under A&E, Reviews, Showcase

Nothing Bundt Cakes is a bakery whose mission statement is to create cakes that remind you of home and open a new world in your mouth as you taste their one of a kind cakes. When customers walk in the door, they are greeted with the sweet scent of icing. With samples of their featured flavors offered t...

Café brings Istanbul to Plano

Café brings Istanbul to Plano

Eun Jae Kim, Guest Contributor
December 4, 2015
Filed under A&E, Reviews

Instead of traveling hundreds of miles to get a taste of authentic exotic food, you can now enjoy it in the Shops at Legacy after a quick drive. At Cafe Istanbul, customers are warmly greeted with a nice view of bright Christmas lights and hand painted wooden signs that give off a home like vibe. From appe...

Twisted Simplicity

Twisted Simplicity

Ariela Rodrigues, Guest Contributor
December 3, 2015
Filed under A&E, Reviews

Worn out roads. Massive old trees. A finger painted on the building showing you where to park. Then turning the corner to find a little southern style boutique sitting at the end of the street. Small flower beds surround the entrance of a glass door with a blue chalkboard welcoming customers. Above:...

Mash’d not quite a smash

Mash’d not quite a smash

Imani Jones, Guest Contributor
December 2, 2015
Filed under A&E, Reviews

Although the unusual name may turn some customers away, as soon as diners walk into Mash’d they’re greeted with a fun filled, laid back environment. Mash’d is a relatively new American restaurant with only two locations, one in Fort Worth and one in Frisco on Preston Road. Diners can reserve a table onli...

Comfort combined with cappuccinos

Comfort combined with cappuccinos

Olivia Kirklin, Staff Reporter
November 30, 2015
Filed under A&E, Reviews, Showcase

From a quiet atmosphere to seemingly homemade drinks, the quaint Fourteen Eighteen Coffeehouse sits tucked away in the streets of downtown Plano. When walking in, customers are welcomed by the friendly faces of employees. Before even placing an order, employees behind the counter make the customer feel ...

Theater to host workshop

Theater to host workshop

Amber Holt, Staff Reporter
November 20, 2015
Filed under A&E

Elementary and middle school students interested in theater will have the chance to take part in a workshop on campus on Saturday, Nov. 28 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. “We introduce theater more hands-on to the younger kids,” theatre director Stephanie Winters said. “Usually they have fun and get ...

Frisco Square gets ready for holiday season

Frisco Square gets ready for holiday season

Sarah Philips, Editor-in-chief
November 19, 2015
Filed under A&E

Christmas in the Square, an 11 year Frisco tradition, will be back at Frisco Square for the 2015 holiday season. The square has a light show nightly starting the day after Thanksgiving that runs through January 2, with accompanying music broadcasted on 107.3 FM, all choreographed by Jeff Trykoski. Chris...

Art teachers take on their own businesses

Art teachers take on their own businesses

Reilly Martens, Staff Reporter
November 17, 2015
Filed under A&E, Showcase

Art teachers spend their day teaching students the principles of design and art, but taking the time to put this to practice themselves can become a difficult feat. From hats to shirts, to customized footballs and art prints, art teachers Jeb Matulich and Fred Rodriguez have  done just that with thei...

The perfect selfie app

The perfect selfie app

Janet Nguyen, Guest Contributor
November 16, 2015
Filed under A&E, Reviews

“UGH! My skin looks so bad.” Selfies are a big trend, but most teenagers don’t post an original photo of them unless it’s edited. A big amount of people take their portrait on apps because of the filters and effects they provide. B612 includes everything a person needs and wants to make their selfies look good. Once B612 is opened, there are plenty of options t...

A slice of NYC in Frisco

A slice of NYC in Frisco

David Figueroa, Guest Contributor
November 13, 2015
Filed under A&E, Reviews

Diners looking to get a taste of authentic New York style pizza and Italian food need look no farther than Luigi’s Pizza and Pasta in Frisco on Preston Road. When the owners of Luigi’s moved here to Texas more than twenty years ago, one of the first things they noticed was the lack of restau...

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