Katy
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Katy ISD begins improvement plans for Bear Creek Elementary, Raines High schools

The two schools require additional support to meet STAAR score and four-year graduation goals.


Katy
9:59 PM CST

Katy ISD trustees OK $5.6M of athletic facilities improvements, new junior high principal

Several high school sports teams will soon see new turf, fencing and safety netting at their fields.

Conroe | Montgomery

Naskila Gaming joins Conroe chamber as it fights to stay open

On Nov. 1, the chamber held a ribbon-cutting for Naskila Gaming, an electronic bingo facility in Polk County



Conroe | Montgomery

Mama Juanita’s Mexican Restaurant to celebrate 10-year anniversary

Mama Juanita’s Mexican Restaurant will celebrate its 10th anniversary Nov. 21 at 1118 League Line Road, …


Tomball | Magnolia

15-acre mixed-use development proposed for FM 2920 near FM 2978 in Tomball

The community would be located on the northside of FM 2920 across from BJ Services, just west of the intersection of FM 2978.


Cy-Fair

17 things to do in the Cy-Fair area in November and December

Check out these events in and around Cy-Fair.


The Woodlands

Skylar Grace's spa location in The Woodlands is now open in Creekside Park

The beauty and tanning spa launched in October at Creekside Park Village Green.



Bay Area

Clear Creek ISD board votes to keep high school start times as is

Clear Creek ISD school start times will remain the same—at least for now.


Spring | Klein

CBD Organic Solutions now open on Kuykendahl Road in Spring

CBD Organic Solutions opened Oct. 28 at 20424 Kuykendahl Road, Ste. C, Spring.


Spring | Klein

PDQ closes restaurant in Vintage Park

PDQ closed its restaurant in Vintage Park, located at 10723 Louetta Road, Houston, in November.


Conroe | Montgomery

Angelic Resale still rebuilding, losing sales following Imelda

Profits from Angelic Resale, a thrift and consignment store, fund 50% of costs for New Life Women’s Center, an addiction treatment center in Montgomery County.



Conroe | Montgomery

City of Conroe begins project to improve bus stops, sidewalks near Avenue G, Sgt. Ed Holcomb Boulevard

The timeline is from November to January 2020.


Katy

Series of flood-control projects target South Mayde Creek in western Harris County

The projects could lower peak surface water elevation by more than one foot in certain areas during a 100-year rainfall event.


Conroe | Montgomery

Project to widen Longmire Road underway

The project is to widen Longmire Road from a two-lane asphalt road to four-lane concrete road.




Tomball | Magnolia

Tomball ISD delays opening of district stadium

Superintendent Martha Salazar-Zamora said the district is uncertain of when an updated opening date for the stadium and community center will be announced.


October 2019 real estate data: Homes on the market and more in the Katy area

Here is data about the Katy-area residential real estate market.


Spring | Klein

Charming Charlie to open at Houston's Willowbrook Mall in March

Charming Charlie is making a comeback and opening 15 new stores in March 2020, including a location at Willowbrook Mall in Houston.


Cy-Fair

Kelsey-Seybold opens new four-story care center off Hwy. 290 in Cy-Fair

Officials with Kelsey-Seybold opened a new standalone medical clinic, replacing the company's existing Cypress Clinic.



Bay Area

South Shore Boulevard repair work delayed until Nov. 20-27

Due to wet weather last week, work to repair a storm sewer line under South Shore Boulevard was delayed from Nov. 13-20 to Nov. 20-27, which will force motorists to take detours parts of this week and next.


Sugar Land | Missouri City

Protesters speak out at Fort Bend ISD’s ground-blessing ceremony for the Sugar Land 95

While FBISD officials feel the most honorable way to move forward is to reinter the remains sooner rather than later, some community members feel it is disrespectful to rebury the Sugar Land 95 before living descendants can be identified.


Sugar Land | Missouri City

Charming Charlie to open at First Colony Mall in March 2020

The store is one one of 15 openings coming nationwide following the company's bankruptcy filing earlier this year.


Katy

Texas House District 28 runoff special election date set for Jan. 28

Democrat Eliz Markowitz and Republican Gary Gates will be on the ballot.



Conroe | Montgomery

The Lofts of Conroe now open on Frazier Street

All units feature two bedrooms and two bathrooms with granite counter tops.


Cy-Fair

Lina Hidalgo reflects on boundary-pushing first year in State of the County address

Early childhood development will be major focus of 2020, Hidalgo said.