Pflugerville | Hutto
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Several Juneteenth celebrations will take place in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto

Juneteenth is a national holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States. It is also referred to as Emancipation Day, or Juneteenth Independence Day.

Pearland | Friendswood

Otto's Auto World to celebrate grand opening July 11 in Alvin

Otto's Auto World at 25242 W. Hwy. 6, Alvin, is expected to open July 11.

Pearland | Friendswood

Premier Daiquiris celebrates 1-year anniversary near Pearland

Premier Daiquiris, located at 4001 S. Sam Houston Parkway E., Ste. 140, Houston, celebrated its one-year anniversary in May.

Pearland | Friendswood

Jeremiah’s Italian Ice now open in west Pearland

Jeremiah’s Italian Ice opened May 31 at 11930 Broadway St., Ste. 170, Pearland.

Pearland | Friendswood

Thrive Pet Healthcare now open along Hwy. 288 in Pearland

Thrive Pet Healthcare located at 15818 S. Freeway, Ste. 150, Pearland, began operating in the city April 25.


Advanced Esthetics of Richardson offers skin care for wide array of patients

Beverly Blair said her road to owning Advanced Esthetics of Richardson was anything but ordinary.

Pearland | Friendswood

Infinity Family Clinic now open in Manvel

Infinity Family Clinic, located at 7507 Masters Road, Manvel, opened April 22.


Hot Crab offers a variety of Cajun dishes with an Asian influence in Richardson

Hot Crab’s combo meals can come with a pound and a half of food in addition to the sides. The restaurant also offers chicken, wings, soup and desserts in addition to the Cajun and seafood dishes, staff said.

Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

Construction nears completion on Community Drive expansion project

Construction is ongoing on a project to expand Community Drive to include two lanes with a continual turning lane between Hwy. 59 and Loop 494.

Spring | Klein

Harris County Precinct 3 studying project to expand Birnam Wood Boulevard

The project would take place from north of Hickorygate Drive to south of Otto Road.

Pearland | Friendswood

Keep Pearland Beautiful rated gold star affiliate by Keep Texas Beautiful

Keep Pearland Beautiful in April was rated as a gold star affiliate by Keep Texas Beautiful.


Watch a fireworks show, learn about space and more things to do in Richardson

Here is a list of some ongoing and upcoming events taking place in Richardson over the next several weeks.

Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Celebrate Independence Day with these events in Southlake, Grapevine

Southlake Stars & Stripes and Grapevine’s 40th annual July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza are coming up.

Spring | Klein

See how the Spring-area real estate market fared in April 2022

The price of homes sold rose year over year in all Spring-area ZIP codes.

Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

See how the Lake Houston-area real estate market fared in April 2022

Six of the Lake Houston area’s seven ZIP codes experienced a drop in the number of homes sold in April compared to April 2021, while ZIP code 77338 experienced an increase.

Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

The Olive Blossom Boutique now open in downtown Grapevine

The new boutique in Grapevine offers classic and contemporary women's clothing.

Keller | Roanoke | Northeast Fort Worth

Check out Independence Day festivities in Keller, Roanoke, Fort Worth and Trophy Club

Here are festivities scheduled for the Fourth of July celebrations in Keller, Roanoke, Fort Worth and Trophy Club.


American comfort food eatery Ford's Garage now open in Plano

Styled like a 1920s service station with vintage Ford vehicles, gas pumps and fixtures, Ford’s Garage offers gourmet burgers and American comfort food entrees, such as meatloaf, chili, and macaroni and cheese.


Medical field graduates in Richardson helping curb staffing shortages

Projections from the Texas Department of Health and Human Services show hospitals across the state are facing shortages of nurses and other full-time employees.


Multi-genre, pop culture festival Comicpalooza returns in July

Between anime, comics, cosplay, literature and electronic and tabletop gaming, there is something for everyone at this weekend-long event in Houston taking place July 15-17 at the George R. Brown Convention Center.