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JB Pho and Grill brings Vietnamese cuisine to Barker Cypress Road in Cypress

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Owners of Vietnamese restaurant JB Pho and Grill celebrated a grand opening Saturday, Oct. 21, at 7955 Barker Cypress Road, Ste. 900, Cypress. The eatery specializes in pho and Vietnamese sandwiches. Customers who dine in can receive a free iced tea during the restaurant's first month of business. 281-246-4640.... more >

BioLife plasma services opens on FM 1960 in Cy-Fair

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BioLife opened a new location at 12355 FM 1960, Houston, on Oct. 17. Donors contribute the source of life-saving therapeutics and can earn money by donating plasma to those in need rather than whole blood. Childcare is available for free while parents of children ages 6 months to 12 years old donate. 281-469-1781.... more >

Southern comfort eatery Ethel Mae Bacon&Tap coming soon to Barker Cypress Road

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Ethel Mae Bacon&Tap will open at 10750 Barker Cypress Road, Ste. 120, Cypress, by the end of 2017. The restaurant will serve Southern comfort food from pork to chicken fried steak as well as a fully stocked bar. 713-367-5177.... more >

Tropical Smoothie Cafe now open in Fairfield Town Center

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe is now open in Fairfield Town Center, 28610 Hwy. 290, Ste. F-13, Cypress. The smoothie shop offers a variety of sandwiches, wraps and salads with natural ingredients. Binu and Jagriti Agrawal own and operate the franchise, which is the 26th location in the state. 281-758-5839.... more >

American Family Care urgent care facility to open late this year in Cypress

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American Family Care will open a new 6,300-square-foot urgent care center in late 2017 in Stone Gate Shopping Center at 9740 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress. With more than 200 facilities across the U.S., American Family Care offers services, such as primary care, urgent care, occupational medicine and minor emergency treatment.... more >

Watkins Middle School celebrates 35 years in Cy-Fair

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Watkins Middle School at 4800 Cairnvillage St., Houston, celebrated the school’s 35th anniversary and newly completed renovations with a grand re-opening Oct. 14. Guests were able to take tours of the school, which received major upgrades over the summer including mechanical, plumbing, electrical and technology system replacements. Infrastructure improvements included a new roof, new covered walkways, parking lots, bus loops, football field and track. 281-463-5850.... more >

Children’s Lighthouse in Cypress plans big celebration for grand opening week, Oct. 16

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Children’s Lighthouse of Canyon Lakes West will celebrate its grand opening Oct. 16 at 8717 Fry Road, Cypress. Full-time programming at the 10,500-square-foot facility caters to children ages 6 weeks to 12 years old. Owners Jessica and John Wilson will also hold a free celebration event from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Oct. 21 with games, food, bounce houses, a train and prizes. For every registration or tour booked during the grand opening week, Children’s Lighthouse will make a donation to... more >

Five Loaves Pizza expands menu to offer alcohol, pastas in Cypress

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Five Loaves Pizza, which opened in March at 12640 Telge Road, Ste. D, Cypress, has expanded its menu to offer pastas, beer and wine. Diners can customize their own calzones and pizzas and enjoy salads, desserts and a root beer float bar at the family-owned eatery. Five percent of all sales at the restaurant go to Ezekiel 37 Ministry, an organization supporting Karamoja, Uganda. 832-653-2433.... more >

Figment Ranch Farm & Event Center coming to Mueschke Road in Cypress spring 2018

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Robin Turell, Ruby Herron and Sean Price are working to convert Figment Ranch at 17102 Mueschke Road, Cypress, to Figment Ranch Farm & Event Center by spring 2018 to host weddings, family reunions, quinceaneras, fundraising events, meetings and other private parties. A petting zoo, llama trekking and hayrides will also be available, and the property touts animals including llamas, chickens, goats, exotic birds, bearded dragons, giant tortoises, turkeys, emus, sheeps and pigs. Event bookings... more >

Infuse Yoga and Exercise to celebrate a grand opening this weekend in Cypress

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Infuse Yoga and Exercise will celebrate a grand opening from 4-6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, at 16919 Bridgeland Lake Parkway, Cypress. The new business offers various yoga, Zumba, running, mommy-n-me, women’s self-defense and other classes in varying levels of intensity. This weekend’s event will feature giveaways, an obstacle course and a bounce house. Admission is free of charge, but food will be available for sale. Infuse Yoga and Exercise offers classes in Bridgeland, Fairfield and... more >

FEMA opens new disaster recovery center in Cypress

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency has opened a new disaster recovery center in the parking lot of the Richard and Meg Weekley Community Center at 8440 Greenhouse Road, Cypress. The center is open daily from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. with information about disaster assistance programs. Volunteer groups are on-site as well as representatives from FEMA, the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness. Hurricane Harvey survivors can... more >

Planet Fitness to celebrate grand opening in Copperfield Oct. 9

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A new location of Planet Fitness is celebrating a grand opening from 4-8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 9 in the Copperfield area. Located in the former Sears space at 8455 Hwy. 6, Houston, the fitness center features 20,572 square feet of cardio machines, locker rooms, flat screen televisions and a spa with HydroMassage beds and tanning. New local members are eligible to join us for $1 down and $10 a month with no commitment through Oct. 13. The new facility will be open 24/7. The grand opening event... more >

Cypress Walmart Supercenter celebrates grand reopening with upgraded technology

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The Cypress Walmart Supercenter at 26270 Hwy. 290, Cypress, celebrated a grand reopening Friday, Sept. 29, after a new Pickup Tower completed the remodel. The tower functions as a high-tech vending machine from which customers can retrieve their online orders by scanning a barcode on their smartphone. This remodel follows the Cypress Walmart Supercenter’s launch of WalmartOnline Grocery Pickup on June 12 and also includes: an increase from four to eight self-checkouts a new... more >

West Houston Church of Christ continues to serve those affected by Harvey with supply distribution center in Cy-Fair

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West Houston Church of Christ has already served more than 1,000 individuals since opening a distribution center for those affected by Hurricane Harvey at 17100 West Road, Houston. Assorted food items, diapers, cleaning supplies, clothes and water, among other supplies, are available. The center is open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30-5:30 p.m. and on Saturdays from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Staff is also accepting donations and has an Amazon wish list on the church’s website. 281-856-0001.... more >

Ivy Kids early learning center set to open next month in Cypress

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Ivy Kids is opening a new location at 20627 Cypress Plaza Parkway, Cypress, toward the end of October. The alternative early learning center accepts children from 6 weeks to 12 years old and offers a variety of learning and enrichment programs including summer camps. 832-732-1156.... more >

New eyebrow, eyelash studio opens on FM 1960 in Cy-Fair

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Flawless Lashes and Brows by Amy will open Sept. 30 at 12428 FM 1960, Houston. The shop offers a variety of eyebrow and eyelash services, including eyelash extensions, eyebrow microblading and ombre for both areas. An open house event is planned for Friday, Sept. 29, from 6-8 p.m. 713-444-6382.... more >

BB’s cafe coming to former Cypress Station Grill on Hempstead Road

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Officials with BB's Cafe, a Houston-based Cajun/Creole restaurant chain, have confirmed a new location will be opening around mid-October at 26010 Hempstead Road, Cypress, the former location of Cypress Station Grill. A specific opening date and more details on the new BB's will be announced on social media within the next two weeks, officials said. Menu items vary at each of BBs seven locations, but specialties include gumbo, seafood platters and po'boys made with Leidenheimer French bread.... more >

6 Strings Music Academy relocates to House & Hahl Road in Cypress

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6 Strings Music Academy is relocating to 16718 House & Hahl Road, Ste. F, Cypress, next Monday, Oct. 2, to make room for more classes and activities. The music academy will add classes for students ages 3 to 5, as well as more classes for band and string sections. The original site was located at 13302 Grant Road, Cypress. A grand opening event is set for Saturday, Oct. 28. 281-320-9180.... more >

First Watch now serving breakfast, lunch at Fairfield Town Center in Cypress

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First Watch opened today, Sept. 25 at Fairfield Town Center, 28902 Hwy. 290, Ste. J10, Cypress. The cafe serves made-to-order breakfast, brunch and lunch dishes from classic omelets and egg benedict to power bowls and fresh juices. 941-907-9800.... more >

Sheri Marie’s Salon & Co. celebrates grand opening at new location this weekend in Cypress

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Sheri Marie's Salon & Co. announced it will open its new location at 9212 Fry Road, Ste. 160, Cypress, with a grand opening event set for Saturday, Sept. 23. Services include haircuts for men, women and children, highlights, coloring, waxing, touch-ups, perms, Brazilian blowouts and makeup. The grand opening event, taking place from 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., will include giveaways. 281-463-7375.... more >

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