Holly Berry Tea Room reopens in League City
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By Jake Magee |
By Jake Magee
Editor, Bay Area & Pearland/Friendswood
Jake has been a print journalist for several years, covering numerous beats including city government, education, business and more. Starting off at a daily newspaper in southern Wisconsin, Magee covered two small cities before being promoted to covering city government in the heart of newspaper's coverage area. He moved to Houston in mid-2018 to be the editor for and launch the Bay Area edition of Community Impact Newspaper. Today, he covers everything from aerospace to transportation to flood mitigation.
Clear Creek ISD updates: Board members discuss Whitcomb Elementary remodel, staff compensation and benefits July 26
The board approved a number of measures at the July 26 regular board meeting, including the sale of land to League City, spending on graphics services and the design development for Whitcomb Elementary’s $28.3 million remodel.
Customers will not have to pay the standard 8.25% sales tax on select clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks under $100.
The measure, known as Proposition B, requires Houston firefighters to receive the same pay as Houston police officers of comparable rank.
A total of seven restaurants in Pasadena, Webster, Dickinson and Seabrook will participate in the annual fundraiser.
Black Rock Coffee Bar opened in mid-July.
Main Chick Hot Chicken opens in Sugar Land; Urban Bird Hot Chicken coming to Cy-Fair and more Houston-area news
Read the latest business and community news for the Houston area, including two new chicken restaurants.
Sourced by funding from the American Rescue Plan Act, eligible residents will receive a one-time payment of $1,500 to support urgent needs.
With no discussion, League City City Council on July 27 approved an interlocal agreement with Clear Creek ISD to lease one of its oldest buildings for city functions.
The eatery opened at 605 Sixth St. in the summer of 2008, a month before Hurricane Ike.
The national kids' coding franchise also has Pearland, Friendswood and League City locations.
The downtown annual parade and festival, scheduled for Sept. 25, will be replaced by a Montrose block party and other events, organizers announced July 25.
NEW CDC GUIDANCE: All individuals should wear masks in K-12 schools, including those who are fully vaccinated
The new CDC guidance, announced July 27, also recommends people in areas with "high" or "substantial" levels of transmission wear masks regardless of vaccination status.