Curry Masala opens in The Woodlands and more Houston-area news

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The Woodlands

Curry Masala to serve Indo-Pak cuisine at Rayford Road


Indian-Pakistani restaurant Curry Masala announced its second location at 610 Rayford Road, Spring, will be opening Sept. 15.

Lone Star College announces launch of video game competitions beginning Oct. 14



Lone Star College announced the launch of intramural video game competitions and tournament services through a collaboration with organization CSL Esports on Sept. 14.

6 places to see live music in The Woodlands area in September and October

Several venues in The Woodlands offer live music this fall as well as the last performance of a summer outdoor concert series at Hughes Landing.

11 things to do in The Woodlands area in September and October: Food and Wine Week, Arts in the Park and 9 more

Read more about upcoming events in The Woodlands.

Tomball-Magnolia

Wing of Fire eatery and bar now open on FM 1488 in Magnolia

The city of Magnolia's newest eatery, Wing of Fire, opened for business Sept. 15, according to business owner Kimberly Hildebrand. Located at 18423 FM 1488, Ste. B, Magnolia, the restaurant specializes in chicken wings and offers a full bar.

ROUNDUP: 6 business updates in Tomball, Magnolia

See the latest business news from Tomball and Magnolia.

Conroe-Montgomery

Tiger Den Nutrition now open in Conroe serving teas, shakes

Tiger Den Nutrition opened Sept. 11 at 715 W. Davis St., Ste. A, Conroe. The store provides healthy teas that pack vitamins, collagen, biotin and protein, and no sugar.

Lake Houston-Humble-Kingwood

Partners in Primary Care now open in Humble

Partners in Primary Care will host a virtual grand opening Sept. 24 for its Humble location at 9688 FM 1960 Bypass Road, Humble. The senior-focused primary care provider first opened in late August.

Spring-Klein

The Tailored Teacher in Spring, The Woodlands areas offers support for students during coronavirus pandemic

Lindsayann Anderson founded The Tailored Teacher in 2014 because she wanted to provide individual support for students with special needs. Now, in the wake of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the business has expanded to help all students cope with the uncharted waters of remote learning.

Bellaire-Meyerland-West University Place

The Raven Grill resumes Sunday brunch service

Longtime neighborhood restaurant The Raven Grill, located at 1916 Bissonnet St., Houston, is resuming Sunday brunch service for the first time in several months. The restaurant has been open for evening dine-in and curbside service, and Sunday brunch will be available by curbside as well as dine-in.

Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market 2020 moves fall event fully online

The Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market, celebrating its 40th year and previously scheduled for Nov. 11-15 at NRG Center, has been canceled, organizers announced Sept. 16, citing health concerns over COVID-19.

After temporary closure, Bellaire Broiler now up for sale

The Bellaire Broiler Burger business and property at 5216 Bellaire Blvd., Bellaire, are now up for sale, according to the business's voicemail message.

Heights-River Oaks-Montrose

River Oaks Chamber Orchestra set to launch new season with 'Starburst'

The River Oaks Chamber Orchestra launches its 16th season, themed “Color and Light,” on Sept. 26, the organization announced.

"Starburst," its first concert, will be a livestreamed performance based at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion without an in-person audience.

Katy

1000 Degrees Pizza, Salad, Wings coming to Greenhouse Road in the Katy area in November

Jim Cossette plans to open a 1000 Degrees Pizza, Salad, Wings location in mid-November in the Katy area at 1922 Greenhouse Road, Ste. 800, Houston. At 1000 Degrees Pizza, Salad, Wings, customers can build their own Neapolitan pizza with various meats, vegetables, cheeses and sauces.

Matt Dulin, Beth Marshall, Hunter Marrow, Ben Thompson, Adriana Rezal, Andrew Christman and Andy Li contributed to this report.



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Eleven days after officials across Harris County's criminal justice system met to discuss how to alleviate overcrowding at the county jail during the coronavirus pandemic, progress has been "excruciatingly slow," according to the Harris County Sheriff's Office. (Courtesy Brian Jackson/Adobe Stock)
Progress 'excruciatingly slow' on effort to address overcrowding at Harris County Jail

"I know it is keeping many of us awake at night, and it should. It absolutely should," said U.S. District Judge Lee Rosenthal, who is presiding over an ongoing lawsuit dealing with the county's felony bail practices.

Commissioners discussed vaccine distribution at a regular court session Jan. 26. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
7 updates on COVID-19 vaccine distribution in Montgomery County

Two more hubs slated, call center in the works and registration process may be nixed: seven updates you do not want to miss.

Montgomery County commissioners unanimously approved the creation of a new court at law Jan. 26. (Ben Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)
Montgomery County commissioners unanimously approve new court at law

The aim of the new court, once established, is to help the county prepare for future growth.

The addition to Cunae International School will be completed in 2021. (Courtesy Cunae International School)
Cunae International School addition to add classrooms, new dining concept to The Woodlands facility

School officials now expect the expansion to be ready before the fall semester kicks off.

Texas Medical Center offers coronavirus updates

More than 118,000 people have received their first shot.

Harris County Flood Control District is planning to submit preliminary flood plain maps to the Federal Emergency Management Agency in late 2021. (Kelly Schafler/Community Impact Newspaper)
Harris County's preliminary flood plain maps to be released in late 2021

The new flood insurance rates in Harris County could take effect in 2023 or 2024.

Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo announced the opening of a COVID-19 vaccine waitlist at a Jan. 25 press conference. (Screenshot courtesy Facebook)
Harris County to open waitlist for COVID-19 vaccines Jan. 26

Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo warned that vaccine supply remains "extremely limited," and it will still take time for those waitlisted to get an appointment.

Harris County Emergency Services District No. 11 filed a counterclaim against Cypress Creek EMS on Jan. 22. (Andy Li/Community Impact Newspaper)
Harris County ESD No. 11 issues counterclaim against Cypress Creek EMS for $20 million

According to the counterclaim, the district is suing Cypress Creek Emergency Medical Services for about $20 million in “missing and stolen taxpayer funds.”

The Woodlands Christian Academy theater program, pictured here performing "The Diary of Anne Frank," is part of its fine arts department under new leadership. (Courtesy The Woodlands Christian Academy)
The Woodlands Christian Academy welcomes first fine arts director

In the 2020-21 school year, The Woodlands Christian Academy has brought its fine arts programs together under its first director of fine arts, Phil Sweger, to coordinate creative programs.

Montgomery County's two COVID-19 vaccine hubs received allocations of around 2,000 doses each this week. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Montgomery County's 2nd vaccine hub set in The Woodlands; Conroe hub, public health district to get more doses

The Woodlands hospital hub now offers vaccines on an invitation-only basis, and those interested in future vaccination may join the hospital's waitlist.

Preregistration does not guarantee an appointment. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
UPDATED: Montgomery County COVID-19 vaccination preregistration full in 30 minutes; Conroe hub plans Jan. 25 registration

The Montgomery County Public Health District's initial preregistration for COVID-19 vaccinations filled in less than 30 minutes after the program's launch Jan. 25.

The John Cooper School is located in The Woodlands. (Courtesy The John Cooper School)
A guide to private schools in The Woodlands area in 2021

Our annual guide includes a number of schools in The Woodlands area serving elementary through high school grades.