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Innovation, faith and collaboration: Why long-time Impacters value their careers at Community Impact

Community Impact was founded in 2005 by John and Jennifer Garrett to not only serve as a resource to inform residents, but to serve as a light for the journalism industry and its employees.


Bay Area

Community fundraising for destroyed Kelleys restaurant

The Bay Area community is coming together to raise funds to rebuild Kelley’s, a restaurant destroyed by a fire on Feb. 14.


Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

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

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



Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

JPS Health Network moving ahead with $1.2B modernization and expansion plan in Tarrant County

The $1.2 billion in improvements is being funded in part through an $800 million bond program approved by Tarrant County voters in 2018.


Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Relax & Retreat Hot Tubs now open in Colleyville

The business sells and installs hot tubs, saunas and swim spas.


Bay Area

Pierogi Queen closes in League City & more business news

Here is a roundup of business news from around League City and Clear Lake.


Pearland | Friendswood

Tacos Los Parientes now open along Main Street in Pearland

Tacos Los Parientes opened in May at 2002 N. Main St., Ste. 112, Pearland.



Gilbert

Ongoing medical study seeks Phoenix-area teens with autism

A medication clinical trial that is studying the impact of gut health on autism behaviors is entering Phase 2 and is seeking teenagers with autism aged 13-17 in the Phoenix area to participate.


Lake Travis | Westlake

Eanes ISD accepts nearly $3M in donations at May 24 meeting

The board of trustees approved donations from the Eanes Education Foundation, Westlake Chap Club booster club and Barton Creek Elementary School booster club for compensation increases, athletic purposes and a digital marquee sign.


Cy-Fair

PJ's Eatery now open on FM 1960

The diner offers a variety of meal options and desserts.


New Braunfels

Crumbl Cookies coming soon to New Braunfels and more local business news

A new cookie shop, a La-Z-Boy store and a new riverside bar are now open or coming soon to New Braunfels.



Lake Travis | Westlake

Learn more about Spicewood's West Cypress Hills neighborhood

Located in southern Spicewood, most homesites adjoin greenbelts and have easy access to trails that wind through the community and along a spring-fed creek.


Cy-Fair

Raja Mediterranean Food & Grill opens second location in Cy-Fair

Raja Mediterranean Food & Sweets opened a second location, Raja Mediterranean Food & Grill, in March.


Central Austin

Travis County Tax Office HQ moving to Nelda Wells Spears Building in June

The building is named after Nelda Wells Spears, the first Black tax assessor-collector in Texas, and the move will begin in June.


Southwest Austin | Dripping Springs

New Club Pilates location coming to South Austin

A soft opening is planned on the last weekend of June.



Gilbert

Gilbert's Memorial Day ceremony moves to Park University for 2022

The event will include a flag and wreath ceremony, the battlefield cross, the POW/MIA table, a performance by a local band and remarks from local Gilbert dignitaries


Lake Travis | Westlake

Hotel Granduca Austin recognized by Forbes Travel Guide Star Awards 2022

The travel guide releases Star Ratings annually to recognize luxury hotels, restaurants and spas based on professional performance evaluations of up to 900 objective standards.


Lake Travis | Westlake

Maple Street Biscuit Co. opening Bee Cave location in June

Located west of the Hill Country Galleria, the restaurant serves comfort food with a modern twist through a variety of biscuits, waffles, coffee and more.


Southwest Austin | Dripping Springs

South Austin pizza truck Dough Boys to close May 29

The owners of the Meanwhile Brewing food truck announced its closure on Instagram.



Gilbert

Rock This Town Records opens in Gilbert

The independent music store specializes in vinyl records.