Here is a roundup of business news from the Pearland and Friendswood area.

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Astro Pawn opened Aug. 2 at 5517 Broadway St., Ste. J, Pearland. The pawn shop sells firearms, electronics, jewelry, lawn equipment, shoes, tools and more. The business offers cash on the spot for items of value and offers layaway for customers looking to buy items from the shop, according to Astro Pawn’s Facebook page. 281-997-7296.

The Exercise Coach opened in the spring at 331 E. Parkwood Drive, Friendswood. The business specializes in helping client reach fitness goals by providing personal trainers and state-of-the-art equipment, some of which only offered at The Exercise Coach, owner Ken Collins said. 281-978-2131.


Edgewood Pharmacy over the July 4 weekend relocated from the back of the shopping center to the front at 186 S. Friendswood Drive, Friendswood. The business, which originally opened in January 2017, allows residents to refill prescriptions and also buy over-the-counter medications and products. 281-993-4779.