Smoothie King in Valley Ranch Town Center aims to open in March
A new Smoothie King location will open in Valley Ranch Town Center in late February or early March. (Courtesy Smoothie King)
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By Kelly Schafler |
Managing editor, South Houston
Kelly joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in June 2017 after majoring in print journalism and creative writing at the University of Houston. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor for the Lake Houston-Humble-Kingwood edition and began covering the Spring and Klein area as well in August 2020. In June 2021, Kelly was promoted to South Houston managing editor.
Regulators: Texas electric grid prepared for potentially record-breaking demand next week; 'once-in-a-generation reforms' underway
The heads of the agencies in charge of the Texas electric grid met in Austin on July 22 to provide updates on their grid reform efforts.
The port is joining a growing number of local and regional bodies interested in updating policies to increase participation from minority and women-owned businesses.
Although those who are vaccinated are very unlikely to end up in the hospital, officials said wearing masks in certain situations could help reduce transmissions to the more susceptible unvaccinated.
Active COVID-19 cases in Montgomery County climbed above 1,000 for the first time in two months, just after June recorded the lowest active cases since 2020.
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Medical provider Get Well Clinic celebrated the grand opening of its new location on June 15 at 19020 W. Lake Houston Parkway, Humble.
As of July 21, Memorial Hermann has changed its visitor policy in light of a recent increase in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in the Greater Houston area.
City staff have been in the process of updating the system over the last nine months.
While Houston job recovery lags due to the pandemic, area home sales are strong, according to the Greater Houston Partnership.
Humble ISD continues its search for virtual learning funds as the beginning of school approaches.
After hours of debate, Harris County commissioners oppose resolution restricting felony nonmonetary pretrial release bonds
In a late-night amendment addition, Harris County Commissioners Court denied an original resolution aiming to increase restrictions on non-monetary pretrial release bonds in a split vote after hearing over two hours of public testimony July 20 for and against the resolution.
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