ROUNDUP: 5 business updates in Tomball, Magnolia

Camarata Family Dental relocated to a new office at 11803 Gregson Road, Tomball. (Chandler France/Community Impact Newspaper)
Camarata Family Dental relocated to a new office at 11803 Gregson Road, Tomball. (Chandler France/Community Impact Newspaper)

Camarata Family Dental relocated to a new office at 11803 Gregson Road, Tomball. (Chandler France/Community Impact Newspaper)

Now open: Sip Hip Hooray brings party goods to Tomball

Sip Hip Hooray, a shop offering home and party goods, gifts and custom on-site designed stationery and invitations, opened June 3. The store is located at 210 W. Main St., Tomball. 713-247-9856.

Now open: Hair Therapy offering haircuts in Magnolia

Beauty salon Hair Therapy opened July 1 at 20555 FM 1488, Ste. 2E, Magnolia, owner Kayla Breneman said. The salon offers women’s and men’s haircuts, coloring and waxing. 832-301-2876

Coming soon: Uno Dos Shakes to have soft opening July 24

Uno Dos Shakes, a restaurant offering health-conscious food such as protein shakes and smoothies as well as grab-and-go lunch, breakfast and snacks will have a soft opening July 24, owner Nancy Mora said. The store is located at 11715 Spring Cypress Road, Ste. A, Tomball. 346-236-6013.

Relocation: Camarata Family Dental moves to Gregson Road

Camarata Family Dental relocated to 11803 Gregson Road, Tomball, on June 7, Front Office Administrator Marsha Mitchell said. The owner, Dr. Nicholas Camarata, bought the property and built a new dentistry office on it, Mitchell said. 281-440-1050.

Relocation: Unique Hair Studio moves from Magnolia to Pinehurst

Unique Hair Studio, a hair salon offering haircuts, highlights, and colorings, moved to a new location at 32360 Hwy. 249, Pinehurst, on July 8. The business was previously located in Magnolia. 832-398-8965.
By Chandler France

Reporter, Tomball/Magnolia

Chandler joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in June 2021 after graduating with a degree in journalism from the University of Southern California, where he was the executive editor of Annenberg Media. He previously interned with the company in Gilbert, AZ and with the Beacon Project, an investigative reporting team in Los Angeles. Chandler is originally from Laguna Hills, CA.


The Magnolia ISD board of trustees proposed a property tax rate of $1.1872 per $100 valuation at its workshop Aug. 2. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Magnolia ISD proposes nearly $0.09 decrease in tax rate

The proposed tax rate is $1.18 per $100 valuation.

In July 2021, Montgomery County recorded 367 cases of COVID-19 in children under 12, the second-most in 2021 and over five times higher than the number in June (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Montgomery County records increase in COVID-19 cases in children under 12

The county saw the second straight week of active cases increasing by over 1,000. COVID-19 hospitalization reached 12.4% of total hospital capacity.

Adults can receive the COVID-19 vaccine at Clear Creek ISD's Health & Wellness fair on Aug. 4. (Courtesy Texas Children's Hospital)
Clear Creek ISD to offer adult COVID-19 vaccines at Aug. 5 community event

The district's 2021 Health & Wellness Fair will take place at the Learner Support Center from 4-7 p.m. and include information on local resources.

(Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Texas Medical Center coronavirus updates: Testing positivity rate continues to climb, surpassing 11%

Between July 26 and Aug. 1, an average of 11.5% of patients tested positive for COVID-19.

The Tomball Business and Technology Park was ranked the 10th best industrial park in the nation. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)
Tomball Business and Technology Park named among Top 10 industrial parks in nation

The 99.5-acre business park is located at the corner of Holderrieth and Hufsmith-Kohrville roads.

Wildcat PPE opened at 301 S. Trade Center Parkway, Conroe in June 2020. (Andrew Christman/Community Impact Newspaper)
INVESTIGATION: Wildcat PPE’s lawsuits, layoffs highlight faulty federal procurement process under pandemic

Wildcat PPE became the fourth-largest employer in Montgomery County virtually overnight but now faces accusations of poor quality products and unpaid invoices.

Mahesh's Kitchen, an upscale Indian restaurant, is preparing to open in Sugar Land Town Square near the end of August. (Claire Shoop/Community Impact Newspaper)
Upscale Indian restaurant coming to Sugar Land; Freebirds Tex-Mex to open in The Woodlands and more Houston-area news

Read the latest business and community news from the Houston area, including that E-bikes will not be permitted on The Woodlands Township pathways.

student writing on paper
Texas Legislature allows parents to opt for students to repeat grade levels or courses

Senate Bill 1697 is effective for the 2021-22 school year.

From 9 p.m. July 30 until 5 a.m. Aug. 1, traffic going northbound from Franklin St. to Hogan/Crockett St. will be diverted to I-10. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Section of I-45 to be closed this weekend due to bridge maintenance

From 9 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Sunday, traffic going northbound from Franklin St. to Hogan/Crockett St. will be diverted to I-10.

The studio opened on July 13 in Magnolia. (Courtesy Woodland Lane Ceramics & Art Studio)
Woodland Lane Ceramics & Art Studio opens on Sweetgum Lane in Magnolia

Owners Kinsey and Jesse Lane opened Woodland Lane Ceramics & Art Studio on July 13.

HOME IMPROVEMENT GUIDE: Magnolia Home Xperts weigh in on home remodeling on a budget

Magnolia Home Xperts owner David Davis offers tips for homeowners to make the most of a home remodel, including affordable ways to improve the value of a home.

HOME IMPROVEMENT GUIDE: Tomball-based Moore House Interiors shares 3 interior design tips

Ashley Moore, CEO of Moore House Interiors, based in Tomball, shares what to consider when pursuing interior design services.