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.

Pearland | Friendswood

Infinity Family Clinic now open in Manvel

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

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.

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.


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.


AGE of Central Texas to fill service desert with revolutionary South Austin facility

Designed as a social club, Thrive Social and Wellness Centers are adult day health care facilities for older adults who are living with cognitive or physical needs.


NexGen Fitness is focused on reaching client goals through private training and fully-customized workouts

NexGen Fitness offers a personalized, private workout experience through its newest location in McKinney at 4701 South Custer Road.

Northeast San Antonio Metrocom

Satellite named after San Antonio child; car thefts rise in Hollywood Park and more top area news

Read the top business and community updates from the Greater San Antonio area from the past week.

Lake Travis | Westlake

Mental health practitioners see uptick in anxiety due to pandemic

Breathing exercises, touch can offer relief from tension