Pflugerville | Hutto
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Rio Grande Tex-Mex Restaurant to make some big additions to Hutto location

The Hutto location allows for ample space for its 360-degree bar that serves customers inside and outside, a large room for private events and an expansive patio that wraps around the back of the restaurant.


Pflugerville | Hutto

Hutto Flower Market seeks to become a downtown staple through relocation

Through a close relationship with their wholesaler, Misty and Shawn hand-select every flower that goes to the store.


Round Rock

The Dance Works celebrates 25 years of movement education in Round Rock

In addition to more traditional dance courses such as ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary and hip-hop, The Dance Works curriculum offers a drill preparatory program for students interested in pursuing drill teams such as the Round Rock High School Dragonettes.



Spring | Klein

Kardia Christian Academy to host groundbreaking on expansion project Aug. 19

According to school officials, the expansion will include three new buildings featuring administrative offices, 12 classrooms, a library and two flex spaces for a future science lab and electives room.


Pearland | Friendswood

Strengthening security: Alvin, Friendswood, Pearland ISDs focus on safety in coming year

Pearland, Alvin and Friendswood ISDs are reassessing security protocols at their campuses in response to the May shooting at Robb Elementary School.


Pearland | Friendswood

Campus data: A closer look at Friendswood ISD’s STAAR scores, student populations

Each year, the Texas Education Agency releases data on individual school districts from exam scores to percentage of economically disadvantaged students.


Cy-Fair

Soto's Cantina opening a second location near Jersey Village

Soto's Cantina is working on opening a second location off W. Little York Road.



Cy-Fair

Cafe ZunZun shares passion for people, the planet in Cypress

Local coffee roaster Cafe ZunZun provides responsibly sourced beverages and coffee beans to the community.


Pflugerville | Hutto

Pflugerville-based Backpack Friends feeds thousands of area students

By the end of May 2022, Backpack Friends, which now serves students in campuses in Burnett, Travis and Williamson counties, provided more than 85,000 meal kits throughout the 2021-22 school year.


Bellaire | Meyerland | West University

10 businesses, renovations coming soon to Bellaire, Meyerland, West University area

Curious as to what new businesses and renovations are underway or coming to the Bellaire, Meyerland and West University area?


Bay Area

10 businesses, renovations coming soon to the Bay Area

Curious as to what new businesses and renovations are underway or coming to the Bay Area?



Spring | Klein

Dream Art Jiu Jitsu plans Oct. 1 opening on Louetta Road

The first 49 members to sign up for the gym will receive a discounted rate, according to the business’s website.


Pearland | Friendswood

Pearland ISD aims to correct declining student attendance numbers caused by pandemic

As enrollment declines, Pearland ISD and districts across the state aim to increase attendance figures by focusing on teacher retention and other strategies. 


Pearland | Friendswood

Campus data: See a breakdown of Alvin ISD’s enrollment numbers, STAAR scores

Alvin ISD is the largest school district in Brazoria County with the highest student population.


Pearland | Friendswood

Pearland awards contract for installation of surface at Ed Thompson all-inclusive playground

Another piece of the puzzle for the construction of the Ed Thompson all-inclusive playground fell into place.



Cy-Fair

See how Cy-Fair's commercial real estate market fared in July

As of July 21, there are five office buildings, 18 retail buildings and 13 industrial buildings under construction in Cy-Fair.


Pflugerville | Hutto

Pflugerville calls November election for two city positions

Pflugerville's mayor and place 1 city council member will be up for election in November.


Spring | Klein

Playhouse 1960 in Spring announces 50th season performance lineup

In mid-July, Playhouse 1960 announced the performance lineup for its upcoming 2022-23 season, which will be the theater’s 50th season of shows.


Round Rock

A heckin' good time: Round Rock and Pflugerville have many pet-friendly establishments

The cities of Round Rock and Pflugerville have several pet-friendly bars and restaurants where people can bring their animal friends.



Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Southlake to create Alliance for Community Engagement for city spirit, transparency

Southlake's new Alliance for Community Engagement would promote the public's involvement in the city.