Curious about businesses in Sugar Land and Missouri City that are now open or coming soon? Check out the latest community news below.

1. Hotworx is planning to open a studio in Sugar Land's River Park community in December, according to franchise owner Christina Kenney. Located at 20026 Hwy. 59, Sugar Land, the 24-hour infrared fitness studio will offer a variety of high-intensity interval training workouts as well as isometric workouts, including hot yoga, hot Pilates and hot core. This will be Hotworx's 10th Houston-area location. 281-738-4268.

2. Legacy Community Health, a full-service network of over 50 community health centers offering primary and specialty care, is collaborating with a science-driven wellness company to launch a new artificial intelligence-supplemented prevention and wellness lab. Thorne Lab, named after Thorne HealthTech—the wellness company providing the AI and health intelligence engine that will look to provide customers with enhanced information and effective products to improve their health—will open in Missouri City in the spring, though an exact location was not provided, according to a Dec. 2 announcement.

3. The Y Factor, a men's urology and fertility clinic, opened at 8035 Hwy. 6, Ste. 100, Missouri City, on Oct. 20. The clinic is run by Nurse Practitioner Ahmed Tabbara and offers services for prostate and urinary problems, kidney stones, low testosterone, sexual dysfunction, and fertility issues. The clinic also performs vasectomies and adult circumcisions. The Y Factor has five other locations throughout the Houston area. 832-358-8600.

4. A new location-based entertainment concept that combines interactive theater with emerging technologies is coming soon to Sugar Land Town Square. Department of Wonder, a 10,000-square-foot venue at 15958 City Walk that will look to stage an immersive, mixed-reality fantasy, is slated to open in early 2022, according to a Dec. 8 announcement. The entertainment concept will serve as an anchor inside the 32-acre pedestrian-friendly Sugar Land Town Square, and its opening will coincide with the completion of significant streetscape improvements to Sugar Land Town Square, which is in the midst of a major set of upgrades to retail tenancy, event programming and the physical environment, according to the announcement. Lionstone Investments, Rebees and Planned Community Developers are directing the evolution.

5. Sugar Land City Council gave the initial green light to a new Porsche dealership, which will be located between US 90A and the Southwest Freeway east of Dairy Ashford Road. Located by the Extended Stay America, SpringHill Suites by Marriott and Sugar Creek Baptist Church shopping center, near the Audi Dealership, the lot is about 1.11 acres. The dealership does not yet have a timeline for construction. When complete, the dealership will employ about 35 people making more than $100,000 annually each, according to city documents.

6. My Spice Grocery opened Nov. 8 at 6158 Sienna Ranch Road, Ste. 501, Missouri City. Located in the Luka Sienna Plaza, the grocery store carries a variety of products from South Asia, Africa and South America as well as fresh vegetables, and halal meat and fish. Additionally, My Spice Grocery has a kitchen that prepares ready-to-eat snacks and preordered meals. The store is open daily from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. 281-969-5343.