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All Season Seafood market and restaurant now open near Kroger in Pearland

All Season Seafood opened Feb. 2 at 8201 W. Broadway St., Pearland. The market and restaurant offers both cooked and raw seafood, including crawfish, oysters, clams and shrimp. The restaurant will feature a small dining area, serving fried and boiled seafood options.... more

Kingwood’s Shipley Do-Nuts moves to new location on Northpark Drive

The Shipley Do-Nuts at 1317 Northpark Drive, Kingwood, relocated to 1755 Northpark Drive, Ste. B, Kingwood, the first week of February. The franchise offers original glazed doughnuts, a variety of iced and filled doughnuts and pastries, several types of kolaches, coffee and hot cocoa. 281-354-4495.... more

Blue Dahlia Bistro to bring new dining option to Downtown San Marcos

Amy and Sam Ramirez will open Blue Dahlia Bistro, 107 Hopkins St., San Marcos, in late February or early March, Amy said. The restaurant will serve a variety of salads and tartines—open-faced sandwiches—as well as breakfast dishes, such as frittatas, croissants, soft-boiled eggs and crepes. The restaurant will also feature a patio. Blue Dahlia Bistro will be open Mon.-Thu. 8 a.m.-10 p.m., Fri. 8 a.m.-11 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m.-11 p.m. and Sun. 9 a.m.-10 p.m.... more
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$120,000 grant allows Georgetown nonprofit Faith in Action to offer full-day office hours beginning March 15

The nonprofit Faith in Action Georgetown will begin offering full-day office hours on March 15 at its location at 805 W. University Ave., Ste. 105, Georgetown. A $120,000 grant from the Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization will allow the nonprofit organization, which provides transportation services for seniors in the Georgetown area, to stay open from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and better serve its 500 clients. 512-868-9544.... more

Organic and raw-pressed juice bar, Buda Juice, opens in The Woodlands Mall

Buda Juice opened Feb. 1 on level one of the The Woodlands Mall at 1201 Lake Woodlands Drive, The Woodlands. The juice bar offers organic, raw-pressed juice in a glass bottle. Almond milk and soup is also available. 281-363-3409.... more

New The Parking Spot location now servicing Austin-Bergstrom International Airport from Hwy. 71

Airport parking company the Parking Spot opened a new location at 2935 E. Hwy. 71, Austin, on Feb. 16 to service the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. The facility will include 1,589 canopy-covered spaces and electric vehicle charging stations, and it is intended to provide a convenient parking option for customers who arrive from east of the airport.... more
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Sugar Buzz Candy & Party Supply Boutique now open on Spring Cypress Road

Sugar Buzz Candy & Party Supply Boutique opened Feb. 10 at 8765 Spring Cypress Road, Ste. B, Spring. The store offers a wide range of candy including gummy candies, chocolate-covered treats, vintage candy and freshly made cotton candy. The store also offers party supplies, balloons, gift boxes and space for parties and showers. 832-482-9270.... more

Colleyville’s Craft & Crab Seafood House to reopen as Dallas Craft Co. Kitchen & Community Tap Room

The owners of Craft & Crab Seafood House, which opened in August 2016, announced Feb. 6 that they were no longer able to sustain the Craft and Crab concept and would be closing down temporarily. The restaurant will reopen Feb. 23 as Dallas Craft Co. Kitchen & Community Tap Room. Although the name and concept changed, the restaurant is still located at 5120 SH 121, Colleyville.... more

Wax Taps record store and growler station coming to Conroe’s Frazier Street

Owners Kevin Flores and Jonathan Freeman plan to open Wax Taps in April at 529 N. Frazier St., Conroe. The record store and growler station will offer local craft beer, to-go growlers and a selection of new, used and rare vinyl. 832-303-3711.... more
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Goodwill store coming to Leander’s Gateway Shopping Center this April

National nonprofit Goodwill will open a store in early April next to the Lowe’s in the Gateway Shopping Center at 1441 S. US 183, Leander, according to a company representative. The business plans to hold a ribbon cutting and a grand opening around the same time.... more

Oriental Kitchen Restaurant now open on Pflugerville’s Grand Avenue Parkway

Oriental Kitchen Restaurant opened Jan. 14 at 1100 Grand Avenue Parkway, Ste. 116, Pflugerville. The restaurant has takeout and delivery options and offers Asian cuisine for lunch and dinner. Vegetarian and vegan menu items are available. 512-670-9555.... more

3-minute car washes available at WhiteWater Express Car Wash in Fairfield Town Center

WhiteWater Express Car Wash opened in February in Fairfield Town Center at 28342 Hwy. 290, Cypress. The exterior express car wash business offers four different wash packages with each package available in an unlimited monthly plan. All washes are guaranteed to be completed in under three minutes, and vacuum services are free. 832-559-7488.... more
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Revolution Insurance Technologies to move to the Crystal Mountain Office Park on Bee Caves Road

Revolution Insurance Technologies will relocate March 1 from 8313 W. Hwy. 71, Ste. 200, Austin, to the Crystal Mountain Office Park, 9433 Bee Caves Road, Ste. 210, Austin. The insurance technology company creates platforms to help other insurance companies make their processes easier to manage. 888-859-5899.... more

Epic Fun entertainment facility coming this fall to Oak Hill Plaza on Hwy. 71

State-of-the-art indoor entertainment facility Epic Fun will open in Oak Hill Plaza at 7101 W. Hwy. 71, Unit D, Austin, in fall 2017. The center will include a laser-tag arena, arcade, climbing wall, ropes course and mini-bowling area, according to owners Dane and Stacy Eppen. 312-972-5545. www.epicfun.com... more

McNeil High School turns outdoor courtyard into a classroom space

In January, McNeil High School turned its outdoor courtyard into a classroom for the school’s life and environmental science students, according to Round Rock ISD. The space has patio tables that can seat up to 30 students. Christine Vicks, a McNeil HS science teacher, secured funding for the project through a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Tier I Innovative School Grant. McNeil HS senior Luke Guajardo, also an Eagle Scout, helped Vicks gather community resources and design the space. The... more
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Ageless Med Spa sold on Katy’s Grand Parkway, hires new medical director

Danielle Steel sold Ageless Med Spa, at 414 W. Grand Parkway S., Katy, to an undisclosed silent partner Dec. 21. Steel remains at the business as an employee. As part of the transaction, Dr. James H. Kern was hired as the company’s medical director. Kern also operates Image Enhancement Center in Houston, and his hiring has allowed Ageless Med Spa to expand its services to include Smart Lipo, IV Vitamin therapy, hormone therapy and Brazilian butt lifts. Original offerings include... more

European-style cafe XO Coffee Co. now open in Downtown Plano

Plano residents David Martin and Linda McCall opened XO Coffee Co. at 1025 E. 15th St., Plano, on Feb. 11. The European-style cafe offers a breakfast and lunch menu, grab-and- go items and desserts. The cafe also has a weekend brunch menu, craft coffee and tea drinks and a kids menu. 972-977-0962.... more

Latin American restaurant, Arepa, to open April 1 on Frisco’s Dallas Parkway

Arepa will open April 1 at 5355 Dallas Parkway, Ste. 600, Frisco. The restaurant will offer Latin American dishes, such as arepas and yucca. The restaurant will also serve flavored popsicles.... more
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Oak Ridge North’s Art Outlet to celebrate 5-year anniversary with open house on March 6

Owners Ed and Susan Scruggs opened Art Outlet at 27510 I-45 N., Oak Ridge North, in March 2012. To celebrate the gallery’s five-year anniversary, the Scruggs will host an open house March 6 from 5:30- 7:30 p.m., and local artists are invited to showcase and sell their work. 281-292-0498.... more

Spanish Oaks Eyecare & Optical Boutique now open on Cedar Park’s Ronald Reagan Boulevard

The optometrist office Spanish Oaks Eyecare & Optical Boutique opened Jan. 16 at 13625 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Bldg. 8, Ste. 200, Cedar Park. Dr. Dina Miller sees patients as young as 6 months and offers a variety of exclusive frame lines. 512-528-5528. www.spanishoakseyecare.com... more

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