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  1. Dallas Historic Film Group to present night of comedy classics at McKinney Performing Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | North Texas e-News

    It's a return to a simpler time and a lot of fun. With the overwhelming success of last year's program, the Dallas Historic Film Group will again present its annual Silent Film festival on Saturday, July 30 at the McKinney Performing Arts Center.

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  2. Downtown Music Series brings must-see performances to McKinneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | North Texas e-News

    This summer, the unique Courtroom Theater of the McKinney Performing Arts Center will rock with three hot concerts. The series is comprised of must-see concerts by McKinney's own Madi Davis, Sawyer Fredericks, Season 8 winner of 'The Voice', and legendary Americana artist and Texas songwriter, Radney Foster.

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  3. McKinney's National Night Out set August 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | North Texas e-News

    Join the City of McKinney and the McKinney Police & Fire Departments for the 2016 National Night Out Tuesday, August 2. Talk to your crime watch captain to find out about events in your neighborhood. If your neighborhood does not currently have a crime watch captain, call Officer Randy Haak at 972-547-2795 for more information about the program.

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  4. McKinney Community Band's July 10 concert to celebrate 10 years of making musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | North Texas e-News

    Ten years ago, two long-time friends decided that McKinney needed something other neighboring cities already had - a community band. A decade later, the McKinney Community Band is celebrating its 10th anniversary by presenting a special concert on July 10 at the McKinney Performing Arts Center .

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  5. McKinney Fire Department to host third annual Youth Career Exploration CampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | North Texas e-News

    The McKinney Fire Department is accepting applications for the third annual Youth Career Exploration Camps for children ages 12-17 years to be held from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. July 18-22 and August 8-12 at the Wysong Central Fire Station #1, 301 N McDonald Street. Campers will explore fire and emergency response service careers through classroom and in-the field instructions.

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  6. AgriLife Extension, Myer's Park team up to tout Earth-Kind principlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | North Texas e-News

    Myer's Park and Event Center not only provides a beautiful backdrop for a variety of public and private events, it is also the venue for the most extensive Earth-Kind research and demonstration trials anywhere in the world, said Dr. Steve George, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service landscape specialist, Dallas. 'Earth-Kind testing is currently taking place in multiple states throughout the U.S. and in five foreign countries, but the largest of any is here at Myer's Park near McKinney,' said George, creator of the Earth-Kind Environmental Landscape Management System.

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  7. McKinney Fire Department warns against leaving children in hot vehicles this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    With hot summer days ahead, McKinney Fire Department is warning parents and caregivers to take extra precautions to prevent leaving children alone in cars. Nationwide in 2015, 25 children died from heat stroke in cars and already this year 13 children have died in hot cars, a 240% increase from where we were nationwide this time last year.

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  8. McKinney Police Dept. to host community forum for residents June 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    The McKinney Police Department will host a public forum for residents, 'Moving Forward: Strengthening Police and Community Relationships' at 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 27 at Old Settler's Recreation Center, 1201 E. Louisiana St. The forum is designed to foster dialogue between residents and the local law enforcement community. 'We want to build and maintain relationships and trust between our police department and the diverse communities in McKinney.

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  9. Celebrate Independence Day with Red, White and BOOM! in McKinneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    Make your Fourth of July holiday as festive as apple pie at the City of McKinney's Red, White, and BOOM! celebration. Independence Day kicks off with free family activities, live entertainment and a spectacular fireworks show.

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  10. Bonnie Wenk Park will rock this summer at Jammin' In JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    Rock the summer nights away at Bonnie Wenk Park Amphitheater during the Jammin' in June concert series. The free concerts kick off June 9 and are offered on three consecutive Thursdays evenings in June from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Bands will perform in the amphitheater located in the park, just in front of the pond.

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  11. Eight fallen warriors' portraits to be presented at the Collin County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    The portraits of eight young Collin County men who died while in the service of our country will be presented for permanent display in the lobby of the Collin County Courthouse, 2100 Bloomdale Road, McKinney, at 11:00 a.m., Monday, June 13, 2016. This will be the sixth installment ceremony of the Collin County Fallen Warrior Portrait Project and will make a total of 35 portraits that line the walls of the "Hall of Heroes."

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  12. European Chess Champion to offer Chess Champions AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    European Chess Champion Val Martin will offer kids chess camps and chess instruction through her Chess Champions Academy this summer. Studies have shown the game of chess to build essential skills for kids such as problem solving, creative thinking, increased ability to focus and enhanced self-esteem.

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  13. McKinney Police Department seeks national accreditation from...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    McKinney Police Chief Greg Conley announced today that the McKinney Police Department is seeking a national accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. . A team of assessors from CALEA will arrive Sunday, June 5, 2016 to examine all aspects of the McKinney Police Department's policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services.

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  14. McKinney pools to open for the summerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    Make a splash and beat the heat this summer at one of McKinney's two outdoor public pools that open this holiday weekend. The Old Settlers Aquatic Center features a shallow water leisure pool complete with an open flume slide, cascading water fall and more.

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  15. Memorial Day at Ridgeview Memorial ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    The eighth annual Memorial Day Ceremony will be held at Ridgeview Memorial Park on Highway 75 between McKinney and Allen at 1:00 p.m., Monday, May 30, 2016. Sponsored by VFW Lone Star Post 2150, of McKinney; Turrentine, Jackson, Morrow Funeral Home; and Collin County Freedom Fighters, this ceremony will honor all veterans who have since passed away with a special honor for the eleven servicemen who died in the service of our country that are buried at Ridgeview.

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  16. Mustang Lakes now underway at Prosper/McKinney borderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    A new masterplanned community is underway at the Prosper and McKinney border on the site of former Dallas Mayor Bob Folsom's thoroughbred racing farm. Mustang Lakes is only 2 miles east of Preston Road on FM 1461/Frontier Parkway in Prosper and 3 miles north of Hwy 380 in McKinney.

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  17. Bike the Bricks brings racing excitement to downtown McKinneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    Bike the Bricks, presented by Alfa Romeo FIAT of McKinney, has grown into the largest one-day cycling race in Texas and features nail-biting closed-course interval races, food, craft beer and Texas wine, festivities and a purse worth more than $25,000. This year, Bike the Bricks will feature an action-packed BMX stunt show with some of the world's most extreme bicycle and skateboard stunt riders.

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  18. Watusi to perform in McKinney May 21Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    This year's Cultural Music Series in McKinney will open up with a spirited evening of reggae on Saturday, May 21 when Watusi performs from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Finch Park in McKinney. Jimi "Watusi" Towry is back in North Texas after performing all winter in Costa Rica.

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  19. McKinney Fire Department to hold employment seminarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    The McKinney Fire Department will host a pre-employment "How to Become a McKinney Firefighter" workshop Monday, May 16 at 6:00 p.m. in the Conference Center of the Collin College Central Park Campus, 2200 W. University Dr. The informational session will cover the hiring process, prerequisite requirements for the entrance exam, employment opportunities and benefits. Applicants can also participate in a practice session of the firefighter physical ability test Saturday, May 21 from 8 to 11 a.m. at McKinney Fire Station #2, 2001 Community Ave. In addition to representatives of the MFD, Collin College Fire Academy and the City of McKinney Human Resources Department will have representatives available to answer questions.

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  20. McKinney Community Emergency Response Team classes start May 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    The McKinney Fire Department-Office of Emergency Management will be hosting the next Community Emergency Response Team Class beginning May 18. The CERT Program is based around community preparedness and response, and neighbors helping neighbors during disasters and emergencies. 'The McKinney CERT Training Program will help residents be better prepared in helping themselves and others during a time of need.

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