The five best performing articles of December 2021
It’s a new year for Southlake, and with it new changes, openings, and expectations for 2022. While December is now in the rearview mirror, it’s still high on the minds of many readers, especially the following stories. .
1. Five of the saddest closures of 2021
Southlake has seen many restaurants close in the past year. Whether it was the sweet exotic flavors of Herencia, the savory delicacies of Howard Wang’s, the sizzling beef patties of Johnny B’s or even the gooey, melt-in-the-mouth butter cookies from Whimsy Cookie Co., there were plenty of them. restaurants that the locals did not know about. I don’t want to say goodbye. It even included Panera Bread, which closed at the end of November.
2. Five exciting restaurant openings in 2021
But while Southlake has seen many unfortunate closings in 2021, it has also welcomed many exciting new restaurants to the area. This includes Guy Fieri’s Flavortown, who opened two ghost kitchens inside Brio Italian Grille and Buca Di Beppo, Jane in Park Village, Black Rock Coffee Bar on Southlake Boulevard, and Whistle Britches on Main Street. And of course, we can’t forget Jellico’s, which opened inside the Westin Dallas Southlake last fall.
3. Christmas light shows for the season
Southlake loves their Christmas lights, and there’s no better example than our article highlighting some of the hottest Christmas light shows from the past month. Whether it’s Galleria Dallas, Dallas Zoo Lights, Gift of Lights in Fort Worth, Vitruvian Lights in Addison, Radiance! At Frisco or Holiday in the Park at Six Flags, there was no shortage of colorful shows that locals could experience during the holidays.
4. Don’t miss 2655 Johnson Road
Owned by Engel & VÃ¶lkers, our readers loved discovering this beautiful 2.9 acre tree-lined lot located at 2655 Johnson Road. While this $ 1.5 million property already has a solid home on site, the large square footage frees up space to build the home of your dreams right on the edge of Southlake and Keller. This listing hasn’t sold yet, so don’t miss the opportunity to build the home you’ve always dreamed of.
5. Dragons ends the season with a 14-1 record
While the Dragons couldn’t declare themselves the way they wanted, Southlake Carroll still had an exceptional football season for 2021. The Dragons have won 14 of 15 games in the regular season and playoffs, their season ending against the Duncanville Panthers on December 11. But the Dragons have a lot to look forward to, with 21 Dragons named to the 4-6A First Team All-Star last month. Here’s a look at the 2022 season.