IMPACTS ROUNDUP: Astro Pawn now open in Pearland and more

(Courtesy Astro Pawn)
(Courtesy Astro Pawn)

(Courtesy Astro Pawn)

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

Now Open

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. www.facebook.com/astropawn

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. www.exercisecoach.com/friendswood

Relocations


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. www.facebook.com/myedgewoodpharmacy
By Haley Morrison
Haley Morrison came to Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after graduating from Baylor University. She was promoted to editor in February 2019. Haley primarily covers city government.
By Jake Magee

Editor, Bay Area & Pearland/Friendswood

Jake has been a print journalist for several years, covering numerous beats including city government, education, business and more. Starting off at a daily newspaper in southern Wisconsin, Magee covered two small cities before being promoted to covering city government in the heart of newspaper's coverage area. He moved to Houston in mid-2018 to be the editor for and launch the Bay Area edition of Community Impact Newspaper. Today, he covers everything from aerospace to transportation to flood mitigation.



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