Margaritaville Lake Resort to fill 198 positions; Sugar Land's Gyro Republic adding 2 locations and more Houston-area news

Lake Conroe's Margaritaville is hiring for a variety of positions, including part time, full time and seasonal. (Andy Li/Community Impact Newspaper)
Lake Conroe's Margaritaville is hiring for a variety of positions, including part time, full time and seasonal. (Andy Li/Community Impact Newspaper)

Lake Conroe's Margaritaville is hiring for a variety of positions, including part time, full time and seasonal. (Andy Li/Community Impact Newspaper)

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

Conroe-Montgomery

Margaritaville hosting job fair July 28, hiring 198 positions


Interviews and offers are made on the spot.

Lake Conroe Queen, 60-passenger double-deck boat, open for cruises


Public sunset cruises are offered on Fridays and Saturdays from 7-8:30 p.m.

Sugar Land-Missouri City

Sugar Land-based Gyro Republic to open two new Houston-area locations

The restaurant's two new locations will be at the Waterview Town Center in Richmond and the Pillars at the Houston Baptist University campus.

Lake Houston-Humble-Kingwood

Hokulia Shave Ice to open, bring authentic Hawaiian snow cone flavors July 17


Hokulia Shave Ice will open July 17 as the third franchise location in the Houston area.

Cy-Fair

Cypress Tex-Mex eatery Tito’s Cantina prepares for expansion


Tito’s opened in 2017 and is known for its fajitas as well as its many margarita options, owner Joel Cecchetti said.

Mia's Table open for business in Cypress

The casual family-friendly eatery serves a variety of burgers, tacos, sandwiches and seafood.

Katy

Katy-area resident to restore historic J.V. Cardiff & Sons rice dryer

A decades-old structure that has become a prominent landmark in Katy will soon be restored in an effort to preserve history.

Spring-Klein

Bread Zeppelin expands franchise to City Place in Spring


Bread Zeppelin offers 12 signature salads—served in a bowl or in a cored-out, fresh-baked artisan baguette—as well as build-your-own options.

Generations Family Eyecare to host one-year anniversary on July 22 with glasses trunk show

Generations Family Eyecare will celebrate its first anniversary with a trunk show featuring frames from Vera Bradley, Ducks Unlimited, Trina Turk and Life is Good.

Eva Vigh, Claire Shoop, Brooke Ontiveros, Emily Jaroszewski, Morgan Theophil and Wesley Gardner contributed to this report.



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Premier Select sells collectable, vintage and luxury shoes. (Courtesy Premier Select)
Shoe, vintage apparel store Premier Select coming to The Woodlands Mall

Premier Select will have a grand opening on Aug. 6.

Adults can receive the COVID-19 vaccine at Clear Creek ISD's Health & Wellness fair on Aug. 4. (Courtesy Texas Children's Hospital)
Clear Creek ISD to offer adult COVID-19 vaccines at Aug. 5 community event

The district's 2021 Health & Wellness Fair will take place at the Learner Support Center from 4-7 p.m. and include information on local resources.

(Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Texas Medical Center coronavirus updates: Testing positivity rate continues to climb, surpassing 11%

Between July 26 and Aug. 1, an average of 11.5% of patients tested positive for COVID-19.

Bastion Martial Arts is set to open in late August. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Bastion Martial Arts coming soon to Cy-Fair

The martial arts academy offers programs for all ages and helps improve flexibility, physical strength, confidence and self-discipline.

Vaccine syringe
Houston Health Department offering $25 gift cards with vaccinations

While supplies last, the department will offer 1,900 gift cards from retailers including Walmart, Target, Old Navy, Ross, Amazon, Shell and Walgreens. The department will also offer $25 METRO fare cards from The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County. Funding for the program comes from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 

(Courtesy city of League City)
League City proposing tax rate decrease in FY 2021-22 budget

The League City property tax rate could drop by the time the fiscal year 2021-22 budget passes City Council review in a few weeks.

The building will house offices for several Precinct 4 entities, such as the justice of the peace. (Courtesy Fotolia)
Waller County Courthouse Annex now open

The building will house offices for several Precinct 4 entities, such as the justice of the peace.

Anytime Fitness closed its Missouri City location in Township Square on July 31. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Anytime Fitness closes location at Missouri City's Township Square

The gym's Missouri City location closed on July 31.

Pearland City Council typically meets the second and fourth Mondays of the month. (Haley Morrison/Community Impact Newspaper)
City Council approves rezonings for three different land parcels in Pearland

Pearland will be getting two new residential developments and an office development in different parts of the city.

Wildcat PPE opened at 301 S. Trade Center Parkway, Conroe in June 2020. (Andrew Christman/Community Impact Newspaper)
INVESTIGATION: Wildcat PPE’s lawsuits, layoffs highlight faulty federal procurement process under pandemic

Wildcat PPE became the fourth-largest employer in Montgomery County virtually overnight but now faces accusations of poor quality products and unpaid invoices.

Mahesh's Kitchen, an upscale Indian restaurant, is preparing to open in Sugar Land Town Square near the end of August. (Claire Shoop/Community Impact Newspaper)
Upscale Indian restaurant coming to Sugar Land; Freebirds Tex-Mex to open in The Woodlands and more Houston-area news

Read the latest business and community news from the Houston area, including that E-bikes will not be permitted on The Woodlands Township pathways.

NewQuest Properties will break ground on the second phase of the Fort Bend Town Center on Aug. 5. (Rendering courtesy NewQuest Properties)
Missouri City's Fort Bend Town Center II to include new movie theater, retail, restaurants

Are you excited for the new shopping center? Construction on Fort Bend Town Center II will begin Aug. 5 and be completed in 2023.