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Sugar Land-Missouri City

Fort Bend ISD 2020-21 calendar changes: 2 weeks off at spring break plus a later last day

In a year disrupted by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the Fort Bend ISD board of trustees approved a series of changes to the spring semester of the 2020-21 school calendar during its Nov. 9 meeting.

New industrial development to be built at Sugar Land Business Park

The Sugar Land Business Park is expanding with the addition of a new 320,000-square-foot industrial development, according to a press release from the city of Sugar Land.

GUIDE: 10 local coffee shops to try in Sugar Land, Missouri City

As the temperatures get cooler, these local Sugar Land and Missouri City coffee shops are serving up warm cups of joe and other tasty treats.


Family-owned winery to open in Katy area

Waters Edge Winery & Bistro will open this fall at 4828 Waterview Town Center Drive, Ste. 700, Richmond. The family-owned winery will offer an expansive wine selection and bistro-style food pairings as well as private event packages.

Bay Area

League City City Council rejects proposed 7-Eleven

Nearly 11 months since it was first proposed, a gas station will not be built at 2051 W. Main St., League City—at least not yet.

Claire Shoop, Nola Valente and Jake Magee contributed to this report.