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The 34th annual Taste of the Town event sponsored by The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce was held Jan. 16 at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel and Convention Center. Each year, the event gathers representatives from more than 40 restaurants in The Woodlands and the Greater Houston area and provides samples of food and wine for attendees. Also in January, a portion of I-45 was dedicated to The Woodlands founder George P. Mitchell.
A resident of the Houston area since 2011, Vanessa began working in community journalism in her home state of New Jersey in 1996. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2016 as a reporter for the Spring/Klein edition and became editor of the paper in March 2017.
Nick's Local Eats and Houston Eats To-Go are just two Facebook groups who have urged members to support local eateries amid the coronavirus outbreak causing restrictions on restaurant dine-in services.
A handful of towns and special districts still plan to go ahead with their May 2 votes, arranging polling places despite calls from the president on down directing people to stay at home to prevent the spread of the deadly virus.