Read the top stories in September on Community Impact Newspaper's website from the Houston area.


In-N-Out Burger to open Willowbrook location Sept. 4

In-N-Out Burger will open its newest Greater Houston-area location at 7611 FM 1960 W., Houston, on Sept. 4, In-N-Out Marketing Communications Specialist Kathleen Luppi said in an email Sept. 3.

Heights-River Oaks-Montrose

Houston Police Department to join Harris County cite-and-release program

The Houston Police Department is planning to implement a cite-and-release program for some minor offenses, which, under current policy, would require officers to bring offenders to the Harris County Jail.


See how many students will be taking classes virtually, in person at each Cy-Fair ISD campus starting Sept. 8

Results from a recent survey distributed to Cy-Fair ISD families from July 27-Aug. 25 indicated more than half of all district students are expected to engage in virtual classes during the first grading period of 2020-21.

Sugar Land-Missouri City

DATA: See how many students will receive in-person, online learning for each Fort Bend ISD campus

Fort Bend ISD families selected whether their students would continue with online learning or return in person for the second nine weeks of instruction through a survey Sept. 3-10.


After 80 years in Tomball, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2427 hits hard times

Established in October 1940, Tomball’s local Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2427 has hit hard times after closing its doors following state-level regulations on bars across the state amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Hannah Zedaker, Danica Lloyd, Emma Whalen, Claire Shoop and Adriana Rezal contributed to this report.