From Costco opening its first Cypress location to announcements from Olive Garden, Cinemark and Local Table, these were Community Impact Newspaper Cy-Fair's most-read business announcements of 2019.

1. Cypress Costco set to open in July at Hwy. 290 and Cypress Mill Place Boulevard

Offering a wide variety of groceries and other merchandise, Costco opened this July in Cypress.

2. Walmart Neighborhood Market to close Cypress location this fall

Walmart closed the store Nov. 1 due to factors including the financial performance of the store.

3. Olive Garden, Jason’s Deli to break ground at Fairfield Marketplace in Cypress

Olive Garden and Jason’s Deli will open at Fairfield Marketplace in early 2020.

4. Cinemark announces plans for eight-screen dine-in theater at Fairfield Town Center in Cypress

Construction on the theater is underway with plans to open next year.

5. Krab Kingz Cypress food truck now open on Barker Cypress Road

The mobile food truck specializing in Cajun fare opened June 22 in Cypress.

6. Lazy Dog Restaurant and Bar plans to open at Cypress Crossing in 2019

The California-based restaurant opened in mid-2019 near Hwy. 290 and FM 1960.

7. Three businesses confirmed for new development at Fry, Hempstead Roads in Cypress

Mia’s Table, Fajita Pete’s and Frost Bank were confirmed for the new development.

8. HCA Houston Healthcare renames two Cy-Fair hospitals

HCA Houston Healthcare renamed newly-acquired North Cypress Medical Center and Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital in early 2019.

9. New stores, expansions announced at Houston Premium Outlets in Cypress

Several changes took place at Houston Premium Outlets in 2019.

10. Local Table now open in Cypress

The eatery celebrated a grand opening in June at Lakeland Village Center in Bridgeland.