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Conroe ISD

Conroe ISD sets COVID-19 policies for 2021-22 school year

Conroe ISD presented an updated plan for the safe return to in-person instruction and continuity of services at a July 20 board of trustees meeting.

Sugar Land-Missouri City

See these Sugar Land, Missouri City restaurants planning to participate in Houston Restaurant Weeks 2021

Over 200 participating restaurants have been announced for this year’s Houston Restaurant Weeks, which will run Aug. 1-Sept. 6.

Family-owned Chunk's Burger now open on Dulles Avenue in Stafford

Chunk's Burger, a family-owned burger restaurant, opened April 1 at 411 Dulles Ave., Stafford, according to owner Melvin Barahona.

The Woodlands

Master-planned communities proliferate east of I-45 corridor

East of I-45, developments clustered along Rayford Road and the Grand Parkway are adding homes as buyers move to the area, seeking proximity to major roadways, area builders and developers said.

12 eateries around The Woodlands to take part in Houston Restaurant Weeks, Aug. 1-Sept. 6

After releasing the first round of menus July 15, 12 eateries in The Woodlands area are initially going to be taking part in Houston Restaurant Weeks from Aug. 1-Sept. 6.

Ally Bolender, Savannah Kuchar, Claire Shoop, Vanessa Holt and Andrew Christman contributed to this report.