Nothing Bundt Cakes to open in Cypress; businesses coming to Lake Houston area and more local news

Nothing Bundt Cakes is coming soon to Fry Road. (Kim Giannetti/Community Impact Newspaper)
Nothing Bundt Cakes is coming soon to Fry Road. (Kim Giannetti/Community Impact Newspaper)

Nothing Bundt Cakes is coming soon to Fry Road. (Kim Giannetti/Community Impact Newspaper)

Read the latest business and community news from the Houston area.

Cy-Fair

Nothing Bundt Cakes plans new bakery in Cypress


A new location of Nothing Bundt Cakes is slated to open in late January or early February at 9822 Fry Road, Ste. 170, Cypress. The bakery offers various bundt cakes in various sizes and flavors, including classic vanilla, chocolate chocolate chip, white chocolate raspberry, red velvet, confetti, carrot, lemon, marble and pecan praline in addition to rotating seasonal flavors.

Bellaire-Meyerland-West University



Evelyn’s Park breaks ground on second phase of improvements

Construction has officially kicked off on a project that will add several new enhancements to Evelyn's Park, according to a Dec. 15 news release.

Sugar Land-Missouri City

USA Ninja Challenge offers fitness classes, camps for kids in Sugar Land

USA Ninja Challenge, a physical fitness and training facility for kids, opened Nov. 4 at 202 Industrial Blvd., Ste. 903, Sugar Land.

Home Studio 6 in Missouri City carries local, international finds

Nestled off Hwy. 6 in Missouri City, Home Studio 6 is located in a house owner Maury Marlowe believes was built in about 1895. Now, the old-house-turned-shop is a showroom for a wide range of eclectic furniture, jewelry, woodworking, textiles, art and candles.

Lake Houston-Humble-Kingwood

5 businesses, restaurants coming soon to the Lake Houston area

Several new businesses will open in early 2021 in the Lake Houston-Humble-Kingwood area.

The Woodlands

Take a look inside the renovated The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center


After weathering a year of occupancy challenges amid the coronavirus pandemic, The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center completed a redesign of its rooms this year on the heels of a $4 million meeting space renovation in 2019.

Bay Area

League City Mayor Pat Hallisey out of hospital after COVID-19 battle


After a monthlong battle with COVID-19, League City Mayor Pat Hallisey has been released from Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital just in time for his 71st birthday, according to a Dec. 16 city news release.

Tomball-Magnolia

Houston Angels' Nutrition now serving gourmet meal-replacement milkshakes in Tomball

Houston Angels' Nutrition opened Nov. 28 in Tomball, according to business owner Lashawn Watson. The business offers gourmet meal-replacement milkshakes in addition to other beverages such as the Hot Mocha Dulce coffee and Mango Tango iced tea.

Danica Lloyd, Hunter Marrow, Claire Shoop, Kelly Schafler, Adriana Rezal, Jake Magee and Vanessa Holt contributed to this report.



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Jersey Village City Hall is located on Lakeview Drive, but city officials have plans to break ground on a new facility in Village Center this summer. (Danica Lloyd/Community Impact Newspaper)
Village Center, new Jersey Village City Hall slated for groundbreaking this summer following delays

If construction begins this summer as planned, the entire project could be completed within three to four years, officials told residents during a May 4 information session about the project.

HTV
Houston, Harris County annual addresses no longer hosted by Greater Houston Partnership over Texas voter bill dispute

Local leaders criticized the area chamber of commerce for not taking a definitive stance on two voting access bills currently being deliberated in the Texas Legislature.

The new location is Chipotle's first in Magnolia. (Courtesy Chipotle Mexican Grill)
Chipotle opens in Magnolia; get a sneak peek of new Houston aquarium and more metro news

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RoseMary Tucker founded the Hoodies 4 Healing Foundation. (Danica Lloyd/Community Impact Newspaper)
Cypress-based nonprofit Hoodies 4 Healing Foundation serves families in need

From feeding the homeless to financially supporting single mothers raising children with medical conditions, RoseMary Tucker said her goal is to give back to the community.

The business specializes in customized in-home consultations during which families will receive a fire safety plan specific to their house's floor plan and an age-appropriate, individualized plan for each family member. (Courtesy Fire Smart, LLC)
Fire Smart, LLC celebrates one year of providing fire safety education across Greater Houston area

The business specializes in customized in-home consultations during which families will receive a fire safety plan specific to their house's floor plan and an age-appropriate, individualized plan for each family member.

Lash extensions, among other services, are available at Beauty Marx. (Courtesy Adobe Spark)
Beauty Marx studio coming soon to Cy-Fair

The studio offers lash extensions, full-body waxing and brow tinting.

More than 1 million Harris County residents have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, according to the county. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Weekly update: 28% of Cy-Fair residents now fully vaccinated

ZIP code 77433 continues to have the highest percentage of its population fully vaccinated, with 41.7%, based on 2019 population estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey. Just south of there in ZIP code 77449, that percentage falls to 23.5%—the lowest percentage in the region as of May 3.

Street tacos include mini corn tortillas filled with a choice of meat along with charro beans, cilantro and grilled onions. (Danica Lloyd/Community Impact Newspaper)
Houston couple brings dream of owning taco eatery to Cypress with Mex Taco House

Learn how Jessica and Abel Frausto, a couple who lives in the Heights, ended up opening two taco shops in Cypress.

Harris County ESD 11 plans to hire 150 individuals to staff its new ambulance services. (Courtesy Cypress Creek EMS)
Harris County Emergency Services District No. 11 aims to hire 150 staff to launch new EMS

The district launched its hiring effort in late April and held a virtual job fair April 29-30 to attract candidates.

Nearly 4,000 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Cy-Fair ISD during the 2020-21 school year. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
80 COVID-19 cases confirmed in Cy-Fair ISD schools April 26-May 2

Nine staff members and 71 students on Cy-Fair ISD campuses tested positive for COVID-19 last week.

EJ's Pizzeria is launching a ghost kitchen this May. (Courtesy EJ's Pizzeria)
EJ’s Pizzeria returns to Cypress with ghost kitchen concept

The pizzeria is slated to launch a delivery-only service this month.

Cy-Fair office vacancies rise as more work remotely

For those who have the option, working from home is one of the most notable ways the pandemic has changed daily routines. This cover story from our May edition discusses how the remote work trend has caused local office vacancy rates to rise and employers to become more flexible.