The Woodlands incorporation measures fail; proposed development could bring high-end homes to Lake Conroe and more top Houston-area news

Signs for and against the incorporation measure could be found at voting sites in The Woodlands Township. (Andrew Christman/Community Impact Newspaper)
Signs for and against the incorporation measure could be found at voting sites in The Woodlands Township. (Andrew Christman/Community Impact Newspaper)

Signs for and against the incorporation measure could be found at voting sites in The Woodlands Township. (Andrew Christman/Community Impact Newspaper)

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The Woodlands

The Woodlands incorporation measures fail to get voter approval

With all Harris County precincts reporting, the revised unofficial voting totals in The Woodlands incorporation election for both Montgomery and Harris counties show the two propositions will fail.

Conroe-Montgomery


Proposed Lake Celestine development to bring multimillion-dollar homes to Lake Conroe

A multimillion-dollar community spanning 1 mile of Lake Conroe is proposed along FM 1097 in the city of Conroe's extraterritorial jurisdiction, or ETJ, Community Development Director Nancy Mikeska said during an Oct. 27 City Council workshop meeting.

Harris County

Harris County commissioners redraw precinct lines for the next decade

Following the 2020 U.S. Census, Harris County commissioners selected a new boundary map for the county’s four commissioner precincts at a special-called meeting Oct. 28.

Statewide

UPDATED: All 8 Texas constitutional amendments approved by voters

With 99% of polling locations reporting, all eight statewide propositions have likely passed.

Bay Area

IMPACTS ROUNDUP: 3 eateries coming soon to Clear Lake, League City

Here are three restaurants and similar businesses coming soon to the Bay Area.

Anna Lotz, Emily Lincke, Jishnu Nair, Vanessa Holt and Jake Magee contributed to this report.


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Dr. Zane Haider shows his alpaca, Coco Chanel, and its prize from competing in the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo in 2021. (Courtesy Orthotex Smile Specialists)
Orthotex Smile Specialists celebrates 5 years in Spring

The office is locally owned by Dr. Zane Haider, and it offers braces and Invisalign services for children and adults.

Heart to Market will take place Dec. 4-5 at the Boardwalk at Towne Lake. (Courtesy Heart to Market)
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The holiday season is here, and there are several events planned in Cy-Fair.

Crust Pizza Co. is opening soon in Montgomery and Willis. (Courtesy Crust Pizza Co.)
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Houston Methodist will use a philanthropic gift to advance its cancer research and care. (Courtesy Houston Methodist)
With $25M gift, Houston Methodist to expand cancer research, care

Houston Methodist will use a recent philanthropic gift to expand its cancer research and care.

The studio offers plasma fibroblast, microcurrent, LED facials, skin tag removal, oncology facials, facial and body waxing, lash lift, and tinting and makeup application. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Essence of Beauty Skincare to hold 10th anniversary celebration in Cypress

The studio offers plasma fibroblast, microcurrent, LED facials, skin tag removal, oncology facials, facial and body waxing, lash lift, and tinting and makeup application.

The maternal-fetal medicine clinic at 920 Clear Lake City Blvd. offers ultrasounds, antenatal testing, genetics counseling and diabetes management. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Texas Children's Hospital opens Clear Lake maternal-fetal medicine clinic

The maternal-fetal medicine clinic at 920 Clear Lake City Blvd. offers ultrasounds, antenatal testing, genetics counseling and diabetes management.

The Burger Joint will open it first location outside Loop 610 in Baybrook. (Courtesy The Burger Joint)
The Burger Joint Baybrook opening Dec. 1

The Burger Joint will open its first location outside Loop 610 in Baybrook.

Read more below for the latest five projects that have been filed in the Sugar Land and Missouri City area. (Courtesy Canva)
Here are the 5 latest commercial projects filed in Sugar Land and Missouri City, including new Juicy Crab

Check out the five latest commercial projects filed in Sugar Land and Missouri City.

Want to know more about new businesses coming to the Katy area? Below you can find details on the five latest commercial projects filed in Katy. (Courtesy Canva)
Check out the 5 latest commercial permits filed in Katy including renovated Simon Premium Outlets

Want to know more about new businesses coming to the Katy area? Below you can find details on the five latest commercial projects filed in Katy.

Local nonprofit Second Servings has reached a milestone of 7 million pounds of food delivered to Houston charity partners. (Courtesy Second Servings)
Food rescue nonprofit Second Servings reaches 7 million-pound milestone

Local food rescue nonprofit Second Servings has hit a new milestone.

Martha Pulido has worked in Katy ISD since 1999. (Courtesy Katy ISD)
Katy ISD names Martha Pulido as Elementary School No. 44 principal

The campus, which will open for the 2022 school year, will provide relief to Bryant Elementary School.

Tomball City Council approved a development agreement with Lovett Industrial for 240 acres at Hwy. 249, Rocky Road Nov. 29. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)
Tomball City Council approves development agreement for 240 acres at Hwy. 249, Rocky Road

City council also approved the first reading of rezoning of the property.