It’s almost Back To School time, a great time to get Back To Fintess and do something for yourself! Amanda Foose of Baby Boot Camp and Karna Fitness is offering a week of FREE classes Monday, August 31st through Sunday, September 6th. Baby Boot Camp classes (Shops at Willow Bend) are perfect for pregnant and new moms and Karna Fitness classes (Lorna Jane at Park & Preston) are great for any woman looking to get fit.  Attend any class that week and you’ll be entered to WIN three months of free classes with one of these programs.  Click the image above to see the schedule, or visit the Baby Boot Camp or Karna Fitness Facebook pages. If you’ve been thinking about a new exercise program this is a great opportunity, so check your calendar and RSVP today!

Planning to get a new pet? You need to get to the Plano Animal Shelter (other area shelters are also participating) this Saturday, August 15th from 10am-5pm as they are NO pet adoption fees that day! Learn more about Clear The Shelters Day here.

Got a skateboarder in the family?  This Thursday, August 13th there will be a meeting about the future skate park design at Carpenter Park (from 7-9pm at Carpenter Park Recreation Center, 6701 Coit Rd). Skaters and residents are welcome to participate to discuss future skating features and amenities.

Business News

  • Lax Kong USA lacrosse store is opening August 22nd at 1901 Preston Rd
  • Fuzzy’s Taco Shop opened at n Teel and Main in Frisco
  • Rock & Brews is opening in The Colony near Nebraska Furniture Mart in January.  The restaurant was founded by Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of KISS.
  • Salata build-your-own salad and salad wrap restaurant opened at 1855 Dallas Parkway in Plano