Read the latest business and community news from the Greater Houston area.


Magnolia ISD trustee Kelly McDonald announces candidacy for state Rep. District 3

The seat, currently held by Cecil Bell Jr., covers all of Waller County and part of Montgomery County, including Magnolia and Pinehurst.


Threaded Lines relocates from Magnolia to Montgomery

The business, which sells quilting fabrics, held a grand reopening Aug. 28 at its new location.


Hokulia Shave Ice opens second Houston-area location on FM 1960

A new Hokulia Shave Ice location opened at 2929 FM 1960, Houston, in mid-August, offering 50 flavors of snow cones and ice cream imported from Hawaii.

The Woodlands

The Candy House reopens under new ownership

Local candy store The Candy House, located at 27160 Glen Loch Drive, The Woodlands, reopened Sept. 1 under new ownership.


Orangetheory Fitness to open Fulshear location Sept. 10

Orangetheory Fitness will open its second Katy area location Sept. 10 at 4906 FM 1463, Ste. 500, Katy.

Cross Creek Veterinary Hospital under new management

Starting in July, Cross Creek Veterinary Hospital—formerly Brixton Pet Hospital and Resort—is under new management.

Bay Area

Scrumptious Houston celebrates 1 year in Nassau Bay

The dessert shop specializes in cheesecakes, serving approximately 30 rotating flavors as well as custom cakes and cupcakes.

Anna Lotz, Chandler France, Emily Lincke, Andrew Christman, Laura Aebi, Holly Galvan and Colleen Ferguson contributed to this report.