Read the latest business and community news form the Houston area.

Montgomery County

Nearly 18K vaccine doses allocated to Montgomery County hubs, providers week of Feb. 1

Montgomery County is set to receive its largest weekly allocation of COVID-19 vaccine doses for local health care providers yet during the week of Feb. 1, according to information the Texas Department of State Health Services.


Klein ISD named National District of The Year

Klein ISD has been recognized as the National District of The Year at the 2021 District Administration Future of Education Technology National Conference, according to a Jan. 29 press release.

The Fajita Hut now open on Louetta Road in Spring

The Fajita Hut opened at 8312 Louetta Road, Ste. C, Spring, on Nov. 20. The takeout-style concept specializes in beef, chicken and shrimp fajitas available by the pound or half-pound as well as pork, chicken and cheese tamales available by the dozen or half-dozen.


3 cookie delivery services open within a week in Cy-Fair

Milk Mustache celebrated its grand opening Jan. 30 at 13718 Office Park Drive, Houston. Classic flavors as well as unique options such as the Campfire Bliss and Celebration cookies are on the menu and available for delivery or in-store pickup.

Sugar Land-Missouri City

UPDATE: 10 Fort Bend ISD campuses engage in online learning the week of Feb. 1-5 due to COVID-19

Three Fort Bend ISD schools are moving to online learning the week starting Feb. 1, while one other campus will move online Feb. 2 due in part to teacher and staff shortages caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Wonderfully Made Pediatrics now seeing patients up to age 21 in Missouri City

Drs. Erica Lindsay and Kareen Smith at the pediatric wellness center provide care for newborns through adults age 21.

Heights-River Oaks-Montrose

BlendIn Coffee opens Allen Parkway location

Blendin Coffee opened its new location Jan. 29 at 3201 Allen Parkway, Ste. 170, Houston, in the historic Star Engraving Company Building, which has been renovated after serving as the home of Stages Repertory Theater.


Renovations, new businesses and more: Here's the latest business happenings for Tomball, Magnolia

In addition to recent renovations, the Tomball and Magnolia business community celebrated anniversaries and the openings of new businesses.

Now open and coming soon: Here's the latest business news in Tomball, Magnolia

The Tomball-Magnolia area has seen many new businesses open and close in recent weeks.


Q&A: Vaccine expert Dr. Peter Hotez shares facts, dispels myths about COVID-19 vaccines

To promote accurate information, Fort Bend County Judge KP George hosted a virtual question-and-answer event with Dr. Peter Hotez, dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at the Baylor College of Medicine.

Morgan Theophil, Claire Shoop, Danica Lloyd, Ben Thompson, Hannah Zedaker, Matt Dulin, Adriana Rezal and Andy Li contributed to this report.