Read the most popular news from the Greater Houston area from the past week.


Master-planned community spanning 5,700 acres confirmed for Todd Mission, Magnolia

Airia Development Co. confirmed in a news release Dec. 6 a master-planned community spanning 5,700 acres and bordering FM 1486, FM 1774 and the Hwy. 249 tollway is in the planning stages.

Retail, multifamily development likely at northeast corner of Cypress Rosehill Road, Grand Parkway

Sitework is ongoing at the northeast corner of Cypress Rosehill Road and the Grand Parkway on the border of Tomball and Cypress to add infrastructure and stormwater detention areas for a future retail development, said Brett Walker, executive vice president of Parkside Capital.


Gringo's restaurant confirmed for Conroe Waterfront Center

Ybarra Investments Inc. is anticipated to break ground on a Gringo's restaurant in the second quarter of 2022 within the Conroe Waterfront Center.


Louetta Road extension, bridge over Little Cypress Creek opens to public

A new segment of Louetta Road opened Dec. 7 to complete the roadway from Hwy. 290 to east of I-45. Construction began in September 2020, and the project wrapped up about three months ahead of schedule, according to a news release.

House of Pies now open in Cypress

Officials with House of Pies announced the soft opening of their newest location, 25686 Hwy. 290, Cypress, on Dec. 7.

Anna Lotz and Danica Lloyd contributed to this report.