6:00 AM Jan 14, 2020 CST

TriFitness Gym celebrates one year in Clear Lake

The gym is aimed at getting seniors active so they can enjoy playing with their grandchildren, stay healthy and live long lives.


Randalls closing 5 Houston area stores

Grocery chain Randalls is closing five stores across the Houston area.


NASA Family Medical Clinic now open in Webster

The business’s goal is to provide affordable health care to those who are uninsured.



Helen Hall Library to reopen Jan. 13

Originally expected to reopen the week of Jan. 6, the Helen Hall Library in League City will reopen Jan. 13 at 10 a.m. after nearly four weeks of being closed.


Friday night storms could bring 75 mph wind gusts; how to prepare for strong winds

The Storm Prediction Center has issued tornado, wind, and hail probability maps for Jan. 10. The greatest threat for severe weather remains north of I-10. ABC 13 will get four more updates of all these maps from the Storm Prediction Center throughout the day.


On the Run: Owners turn love for running into shoe store

A group of running enthusiasts haven turned their passions for marathons into a successful business and social club.


In 2020, Hwy. 146 widening work ahead of schedule

The five-year project to more than double the width of Hwy. 146 between Red Bluff Road and Hwy. 96 is ahead of schedule, but motorists still have years of construction to deal with.


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Moon Valley Nursery opens in League City

The business, which began in Phoenix, Arizona, grows and maintains trees and other plants customers can buy for landscaping and other purposes.


Houston Spaceport to reach major development milestones in 2020

Progress at the Houston Spaceport is moving forward, and city, education and industry leaders expect the development to make several significant strides throughout the year.


The murky future of Epicenter League City: Gilley's inbound; remaining development unclear

In late 2018, League City officials expressed excitement for a project that would have added a convention center, a sports arena, an amphitheater and more at the site of the existing Chester L. Davis Sportsplex near I-45.


Willie Nelson, Maren Morris, Khalid among entertainers announced for Rodeo Houston 2020

The concert lineup for the 88th annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo was officially announced at 7 p.m. on Jan. 9.



METRO conducts study to examine eliminating ride fares

The results of the yearlong study will be presented Jan. 15.


Harris County supports formation of commission dedicated to preserving African American culture, history

The commission will serve as an advisory board to aid in the identification, recognition and preservation of African American cultural heritage in the county.


Housing, income, education: Learn about the demographics of Bay Area's communities

Here is demographic data for the communities that make up the Bay Area.




Fajita Pete’s now open in League City

Fajita Pete’s offers and delivers handmade fajitas and other Mexican cuisine.


Bay Area 2020 annual events

The Bay Area is home to several annual events that draw attendees from all over the Greater Houston area.


Houston to develop new air quality tracking system focused on Benzene levels

Houston City Council approved a grant from the Centers for Disease Control to develop a better tracking and reporting system for benzene levels in the city's air.


Recent data shows rates of new cancer cases, deaths continue to decline in Texas

The new data also includes estimates for the causes of new cancer cases and deaths for the year ahead.



Economic outlook suggests affordable housing shortage on the horizon for Greater Houston area

With the oil and gas industry slow to recover and an expected surge in low- and moderate-wage jobs on the horizon, local experts are forecasting a shortage of affordable housing in the Greater Houston area.


Fajita Pete's opens in League City

Fajita Pete’s, which first opened in 2008, offers and delivers handmade fajitas and other Mexican cuisine.


Bay Area real estate data for December

Here is the Dec. 2019 and Dec. 2018 real estate data for Bay Area zip codes.


New and coming soon Bay Area businesses

Here is noncomprehensive list of the Bay Area businesses that opened last year or are coming this year.