Bar and grill Little Woodrow's opens in Tomball; Los Gallitos Mexican Cafe reopens in Sugar Land and more Houston-area news

The Little Woodrow's Tomball location offers a full bar with Texas craft beers from Houston breweries such as Karbach Brewing Co. and Saint Arnold Brewing Co. (Courtesy Little Woodrow's)
The Little Woodrow's Tomball location offers a full bar with Texas craft beers from Houston breweries such as Karbach Brewing Co. and Saint Arnold Brewing Co. (Courtesy Little Woodrow's)

The Little Woodrow's Tomball location offers a full bar with Texas craft beers from Houston breweries such as Karbach Brewing Co. and Saint Arnold Brewing Co. (Courtesy Little Woodrow's)

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Tomball-Magnolia

Little Woodrow's bar and grill now open in Tomball


Bar and grill franchise Little Woodrow's opened its eighth Houston-area location in Tomball on Feb. 23, according to a social media post by the business.

Wreaths Across America to host mobile exhibit in Tomball honoring vets Feb. 26



Nonprofit organization Wreaths Across America will host its annual mobile education exhibit honoring veterans in the Tomball Marketplace on Feb. 26.

New boutique Ultra Violet coming soon to Main Street in Tomball

Tomball native Amy Bench will be relocating her boutique The Purple Palm from Matagorda to Main Street in Tomball. According to Bench, the boutique will be renamed Ultra Violet and is slated to open in early to mid-March.

Spring-Klein

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown targets May 1 opening


Following a yearlong hiatus due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown officials are planning to reopen May 1 for the 2021 season.

Houston

FEMA to administer 126,000 COVID-19 vaccinations at NRG Stadium

Harris County residents will begin receiving COVID-19 vaccinations at one of four federally led mass vaccine sites in the country Feb. 23.

Sugar Land-Missouri City

Los Gallitos Mexican Cafe reopens in Sugar Land following roof repairs

Los Gallitos Mexican Cafe reopened Jan. 2 at 3385 Hwy. 6, Sugar Land, following the completion of roof renovations.

Jason Deitz State Farm opens insurance office in Sugar Land area

Jason Deitz State Farm opened at 16803 Airport Blvd., Ste. 120, Richmond, on Jan. 4.

Cy-Fair

Main Squeeze Juice Co. slated to open storefront, production facility in Cypress on Feb. 26

Juice and smoothie bar franchise Main Squeeze Juice Co. will open a location Feb. 26 at 16734 House & Hahl Road, Cypress, including a storefront and a 1,500-square-foot production facility that will be used to provide fresh, cold-pressed juices for other franchise locations.

Hannah Zedaker, Shawn Arrajj, Emma Whalen, Adriana Rezal, Claire Shoop and Adriana Rezal contributed to this report.



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Maverick Remodeling and Construction employees use electronic gauges to determine how well a League City house that flooded from bust pipes is drying. (Jake Magee/Community Impact Newspaper)
Freeze-damaged homes might qualify for property tax reduction

As of March 31, HCAD said it had only received about 150 applications for the exemption.

Managing partners and siblings Bryan Hutson and Teresa Latsis said The Hutson Group is adding sidewalks on Houston Street with plans for other walkability improvements to accompany building renovations from North Elm to Walnut streets. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)
Sidewalks, renovations taking shape on Houston Street in Old Town Tomball

Managing partners and siblings Bryan Hutson and Teresa Latsis said The Hutson Group is adding sidewalks on Houston Street with plans for other walkability improvements to accompany building renovations from North Elm to Walnut streets.

As part of President Joe Biden’s plan to reopen schools safely nationwide, the department’s National School Lunch Program Seamless Summer Option is being expanded beyond the summertime. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
USDA extends free school meals provision through 2021-22 school year

Schools nationwide will be able to serve nutritious meals to all students free of charge regardless of eligibility through June 30, 2022, officials announced.

Appointments for a coronavirus vaccine are not needed at Woodforest Bank Stadium. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Appointments no longer required at The Woodlands-area vaccination hub

Everybody age 16 and up is eligible for a vaccine at the hub.

Desert Industries opened April 15. (Courtesy Desert Industries)
Deseret Industries thrift store now open on FM 1960 in Cy-Fair

The new store opened last week with clothing, home goods and more.

Hurricane Harvey hit the Houston region in 2017. (Vanessa Holt/Community Impact Newspaper)
How Harris County residents can prepare for hurricane season

After the most active hurricane season on record in 2020, Harris County officials said residents should be prepared for the upcoming season starting June 1.

Blake Smith opened Smitty’s Meat Market and Smokehouse in December 2013 in Tomball. This photo is from a December 2014 story in Community Impact Newspaper. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Smitty's Meat Market & Smokehouse to relocate to larger space in Tomball

Smitty’s Meat Market and Smokehouse is planning to relocate to a new facility at 22621 Hufsmith-Kohrville Road, Tomball, from its existing Mahaffey Road site, according to Tomball Economic Development Corp. information.

HCA Houston Healthcare Tomball achieved accreditation as a Center of Excellence in robotic surgery, according to an April 19 press release from HCA Houston Healthcare. (Courtesy HCA Houston Healthcare)
HCA Houston Healthcare Tomball receives robotic surgery accreditation

HCA Houston Healthcare Tomball achieved accreditation as a Center of Excellence in robotic surgery, according to an April 19 press release from HCA Houston Healthcare.