• Beat the Heat: 15 Indoor Kids Activites in Collin County
  • DFW Restaurant Week Hits Collin County
  • Give Back Collin County Launches Nonprofit, Interactive Website to Benefit Local Charities
  • The Samaritan Inn Has an Urgent Need for Sleeping Bags
  • Five Best Mexican Food Restaurants in Allen
15 Indoor Kids Activities in Collin County

Beat the Heat: 15 Indoor Kids Activites in Collin County

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We have been so blessed this summer with relatively mild weather. But mild for Texas still means it’s HOT and if you have kids, that means they are stuck inside most of the day. We know your pain and we want to help. Enjoy the last few weeks of summer and beat the heat with […]

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DFW Restaurant Week Hits Collin County

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2014 DFW Restaurant Week is on it’s 17th run! Presented by Central Market, this annual foodie event starts August 11-17, 2014 — BUT many restaurants participate in Preview weekend starting August 8 (and many participate through August 31.) DFW Restaurant Week features a ton of restaurants from around the metroplex, but since we are partial […]

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Give Back Collin County Launches Nonprofit, Interactive Website to Benefit Local Charities

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Give Back Collin County announced the launch of a new, interactive, social media based website that creates awareness and support for Collin County nonprofit organizations by connecting them with volunteers who want to give back.  It’s about creating community awareness and showing exactly what the nonprofits do for our community all on one collaborative website. […]

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The Samaritan Inn Has an Urgent Need for Sleeping Bags

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Our friends at The Samaritan Inn have an urgent need for sleeping bags – new or  used.  These can be dropped off at The Samaritan Inn at: 1710 N. McDonald in McKinney, TX. The forecast shows cold nights are ahead. Let’s keep all of our neighbors warm. Show some love for our community and help […]

Best Mexican Restaurants in Allen, Texas

Five Best Mexican Food Restaurants in Allen

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If you could choose any type of cuisine to eat for the rest of your life and you grew up in Texas, you will probably say Mexican food. That is our favorite type of food without question. Needless to say when we go out, 8 times out of 10, we can be found at a […]

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Top 6 Safest Cities in Collin County

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Safety is always a concerned when choosing where to move to, and safety is one of the reasons many people move to Collin County. In a recent report released by SafeWise, Collin County has 10 cities listed as the safest cities in Texas. SafeWise paired data from FBI’s 2011 Crime in the U.S. report with […]

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Plano, TX Music Festival Set for May 2014

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Austin City Limits watch out, Plano, TX has partnered with Live Nation to host a 3-day music festival event at Oak Point Park, next to Collin College. While full details have yet to be announced, it is said that the first Plano, TX music festival will take place in May 2014 with an anticipated 20,000 […]

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10 Date Ideas in Allen, TX

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We all know how date ideas can be such a pain. Especially for us married folks who want so bad to just have a night out away from the kids, but then find ourselves not knowing what to do – but talk about the kids…. Yeah THAT. Anywho, here on Collin County 360, we have a […]

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Restaurant.com Gift Card Giveaway

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It’s giveaway day here at Collin County 360! Each week we will offer a fun giveaway prize. Make sure you are following us on Facebook and Twitter to stay in the know of our giveaways! This week’s prize comes to us from Dallas Socials, our sister site dedicated to keeping you in the know with […]

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10 Collin County Food Pantries That Need Your Help

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By the looks of Collin County, you would think that we have it all. We have large house, nice cars and a Starbucks every mile or so (okay, maybe every 5 miles – we are Starbucks spoiled!).  By the looks of things, we don’t need anything. That is so far from the truth though. While […]