New brewery coming to Tomball, brewpub opens in Montgomery; road, trail connect Sugar Land parks and more top area news

The brewery will be named Paradigm Brewing Co., co-owned by Chris Juergen (right) and Josh Schwaiger (left). (Courtesy Winkler Public Relations)
The brewery will be named Paradigm Brewing Co., co-owned by Chris Juergen (right) and Josh Schwaiger (left). (Courtesy Winkler Public Relations)

The brewery will be named Paradigm Brewing Co., co-owned by Chris Juergen (right) and Josh Schwaiger (left). (Courtesy Winkler Public Relations)

Read the top business and community news from the past week from the Houston area.

Tomball-Magnolia

Name, partner announced for new brewery on South Persimmon Street in Tomball

CCJ Collaborations, founders of the brewery underway in the Tomball Business & Technology Park, announced the name and partner of the brewing operations in a press release March 23 from the Tomball Economic Development Corp. The brewery will be named Paradigm Brewing Co., co-owned by Chris Juergen and Josh Schwaiger.

Conroe-Montgomery



New brewpub coming to Montgomery, plus 2 other local happenings

Frankenboltzzzz Brewing Co. is holding a grand opening March 27 from 11 a.m.-11 p.m. at 173 N. FM 1486, Montgomery. The pub wants to be known as a "welcoming, family-oriented, pet-friendly pub that serves outstanding craft beer," according to Monique Crawford, one of the owners.

The Woodlands

The Woodlands' Ironman Texas triathlon postponed due to Harris County COVID-19

The Ironman Texas triathlon previously scheduled to be run through The Woodlands on April 24 has been postponed and may now be held this fall, the event's organizers announced.

Sugar Land-Missouri City

Missouri City residents, officials speak out against installing medians along FM 1092

About three dozen Missouri City residents and multiple City Council members gathered March 17 at the Missouri City Community Center to speak, largely, against a proposed project to add a center median along the length of FM 1092, also known as Murphy Road.

New road, trail to connect Memorial Park, Brazos River Park in Sugar Land

The city of Sugar Land is constructing a milelong road and trail connecting Brazos River Park and Sugar Land Memorial Park.

Anna Lotz, Eva Vigh, Ben Thompson and Claire Shoop contributed to this report.



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Lone Star College-Magnolia Center will be a satellite campus of LSC-Montgomery, which is pictured. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)
Construction anticipated to begin this summer for Lone Star College-Magnolia Center

“It’s been an adventure. It’s been one hurdle after another but ... I believe we are in the home stretch here," LSC-Montgomery President Rebecca Riley said.

Imperio Wine & Spirits sells a variety of liquor, beer, wine and spirits. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Imperio Wine & Spirits opens in Katy; Montgomery Chick-fil-A to open dining room and more Houston-area news

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In addition to constructing a new 43-acre campus, Harris County Emergency Services District No. 11 will be buying a fleet of 40 new ambulances and hiring 150 new staff. (Courtesy Cypress Creek EMS)
Executive director gives preview of ESD 11 Mobile Health Services

In addition to constructing a new 43-acre campus, Harris County Emergency Services District No. 11 will be buying a fleet of 40 new ambulances and hiring 150 new staff.

Todd’s Auto Shop officially opened in its new location at 32000 Hwy. 249, Pinehurst, on April 1. (Courtesy Todd's Auto Shop)
Masones Pub & Grill opens in Northpointe, Todd's Auto Repair relocates: 4 business updates in Tomball, Magnolia

Todd’s Auto Shop officially opened in its new location at 32000 Hwy. 249, Pinehurst, on April 1.

See how some Greater Houston area school districts are planning to go back to school for the 2021-22 academic year. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
See how some Greater Houston area school districts are planning to go back to school for the 2021-22 academic year

While some school districts in the Greater Houston area are doing away with face mask requirements and virtual schooling completely, others are pivoting to continue offering online learning options for students and plan to require face masks.

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CDC ends all mask requirements for fully vaccinated people

The guidance states fully vaccinated people do not need to wear masks indoors or outdoors.

Construction is underway for an expansion to the criminal justice building in Magnolia. (Screenshot via Montgomery County Precinct 2)
Sheriff's Office expansion underway in Magnolia

An expansion underway on Unity Park Drive in Magnolia will reduce the time local law enforcement agencies spend traveling to Conroe, Montgomery County Precinct 2 Commissioner Charlie Riley said.

Single-family home sales were up 47.4% compared to last April with 9,105 units sold versus 6,175 a year earlier. (Courtesy Houston Association of Realtors)
HAR: Houston-area home sales in April up 47% compared to last year

Single-family home sales were up 47.4% compared to April 2020.

House Bill 1024, signed into law May 12, allows restaurants and bars to permanently sell alcoholic beverages to-go. (Courtesy Pexels)
Cocktails to-go are here to stay in Texas: Gov. Greg Abbott signs change into law May 12

Supporters say the change will help restaurants continue to recover from the economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

New details could emerge soon on the potential use of underground tunnels to carry flood water in Harris County, and officials voted May 11 to dedicate an additional $3.26 million to study efforts along Buffalo Bayou. (Kelly Schafler/Community Impact Newspaper)
County commissioners expand scope of flood tunnel study as next phase nears completion

New details could emerge soon on the potential use of underground tunnels to carry flood water in Harris County, and officials voted May 11 to dedicate an additional $3.26 million to study efforts along Buffalo Bayou.

Texas Workforce Solutions-Vocational Rehabilitation Services provides a variety of services to assist eligible people with disabilities in preparing for, obtaining, retaining or advancing in competitive integrated employment. Similarly, Workforce Solutions Gulf Coast is a public workforce system in the 13-county Houston-Galveston region of Texas that helps employers meet their human resources needs and individuals build careers. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Texas Workforce Solutions-Vocational Rehabilitation Services to relocate from Tomball to Willowbrook

Six vocational rehabilitation staff with the Texas Workforce Solutions-Vocational Rehabilitation Services will move May 18 from 444 Holderrieth Blvd., Ste. 3, Tomball to the Workforce Solutions Gulf Coast office located at 17725 Hwy. 249, Houston, according to a May 11 news release.

Residents will have until May 2023 to obtain a Real ID. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
US Department of Homeland Security extends Real ID deadline until 2023

Drivers will have until May 2023 to get the Real ID, which will be required for adults boarding a U.S. commercial flight.