Read the latest business and community news from the Houston area.
Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown to remain closed for 2020 season
Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown will remain closed for the 2020 season due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, park officials announced Aug. 4.
Amazon 4-star store opening at The Woodlands Mall anticipated for September
Amazon 4-star, a retail store from the Seattle-based technology company, is expected to open Sept. 9 at The Woodlands Mall, according to Brookfield Properties.
PHOTOS: Cy-Fair Fire Department, Harris County ESD No. 9 open new facility
Cy-Fair Fire Department and Harris County Emergency Services District No. 9 relocated their administration offices from 9630 Telge Road, Houston, to 10710 Telge Road, Houston, in late July.
The new 115,000-square-foot facility features meeting and training rooms, office spaces, department operations center, backup dispatch center, a fitness room and break rooms.
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2020 Fort Bend County Fair canceled due to pandemic
The Fort Bend County Fair & Rodeo has been canceled for the first time since World War II, according to a post from the fair's Facebook page. The fair was scheduled to run from Sept. 25-Oct. 4.
Family-owned Manuel’s Mexican Restaurant thrives for decades in Lake Houston area
For Jose Guadalupe Reyes, managing his family’s restaurant with his brother, Juan Javier Reyes, is continuing the legacy their father created. The family has been operating Manuel’s Mexican Restaurant in the Lake Houston area for more than 25 years.
Houston restaurants can now tap parking lots for outdoor dining
Houston City Council has approved a proposal to allow restaurants to take over 50% of their parking spaces to expand outdoor dining capacity.
Matt Dulin, Claire Shoop, Ben Thompson, Kelly Schafler and Hannah Zedaker contributed to this report.