The Patriot Cup 

On Saturday, February 17, 2018, GEICO will present the Patriot Cup, at Ford Center at The Star in Frisco for its 10th annual tournament. Ticket prices are $20 for adults and $16 for children ages 12 and under and tickets are valid for all games on February 17th. Group tickets are available for $12 per person by calling (817) 892-TOUR or emailing The lacrosse tournament will feature a full day of games showcasing powerhouse collegiate Division I teams, Villanova vs. Yale. Also featured will be four of the nation’s top MCLA teams, SMU vs. Arkansas and Texas vs. Oklahoma. Proceeds from the event will benefit HEADstrong Foundation, a charitable non-profit organization dedicated to research in finding a cure for blood cancer and to help families affected by the disease.

Whitestone REIT Completed The Shops at Starwood Expansion

Whitestone REIT, a community-centered retail real estate investment trust that acquires, owns, manages, develops and redevelops e-commerce resistant neighborhood retail centers, celebrated the completion of The Shops at Starwood Phase III expansion with a re-grand opening celebration in Frisco on Monday, November 13, 2017. “This is an exciting time for not only Whitestone but Frisco and the surrounding communities,” said Jim Mastandrea, Whitestone Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “Our focus is to always bring the right mix of retailers, restaurants and services to the residents of each community we join, and we’re confident that we’ve done just that for The Shops at Starwood. With the completion of Phase III, it is a place that we hope everyone will enjoy for years to come whether it is for dinner, shopping, a spa treatment or their regular haircut.”

Communities “Come Together” to Support the Children of Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County

The 2017 Chrysalis Ball was a huge success for the children of Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County (BGCCC). The largest fundraising event of the year was held Saturday, Oct. 21 at the Frisco Embassy Suites Hotel and Convention Center for the 12th year in row. Over 950 corporate and individual attendees and volunteers made this a memorable evening with their philanthropic passion for the mission of the Clubs.  

Taper + Tap Opening in Legacy West

Taper+Tap, a world-class men’s grooming lounge launching their first location in Legacy West. They have  signed a long term lease for 1400 sq ft located on the first floor of Legacy Hall, next to Haywire.Taper+Tap will offer men’s grooming services in a fun relaxing environment. Their tag-line is “Look Good Feel Good”, and that is the goal for every customer that walks in their doors. Get a great haircut, sip a cold craft beer and enjoy the experience. In addition to haircuts they will offer hot lather shaves, waxing & color services. They are expected to open their doors this month.