The Woodlands
4:05 PM CDT

David Memorial Drive extension nears end of planning phase

The planning phase for a project to extend David Memorial Drive and connect with Hwy. 242 has reached 90% completion with construction anticipated to begin in January 2022.


Spring | Klein
10:40 AM CDT

Indoor plant nursery Wet My Plant coming soon to Old Town Spring

Wet My Plant owners Jessica Cohen and Colin Gardipee are planning to open the second location of their Houston-based indoor plant nursery May 1 in Old Town Spring.


Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

Find out where to cast your ballot during early voting or on election day in the Lake Houston area

There are plenty of places in the Lake Houston, Humble and Kingwood area registered voters can cast their ballot for the May election.



Central Austin

State, federal health authorities recommend pause of Johnson & Johnson vaccine after 6 rare, severe blood clots

Hub providers in Dallas, Harris and Travis counties have all announced they will follow the recommendations and pause distribution of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.


Cy-Fair

Active COVID-19 cases continue to decline as nearly 19% of Cy-Fair population fully vaccinated

More than 125,000 local residents are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.


Spring | Klein

Parents criticize Klein ISD's mask policy

“Everyone should have the right to make their own choices, and I support being able to make your own choices, but I don't support any hypocrisy,” Priscilla Lashley, a KISD parent, said during the meeting.


Sugar Land | Missouri City

Sugar Land Mexican restaurant La Tapatia to open outdoor patio in April

La Tapatia is undergoing renovations to add outdoor seating to its Sugar Land restaurant.



Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

Candidate Q&A: Meet the candidates for Humble ISD trustee Position 3

Eight candidates are running to fill the Position 3 seat on the Humble ISD board of trustees.


Cy-Fair

86 COVID-19 cases confirmed in Cy-Fair ISD schools April 5-11

As of April 12, the district is reporting 91 active cases and 3,601 recoveries.


Sugar Land | Missouri City

First Houston-area Costco Business Center under construction at The Grid in Stafford

Costco Business Centers, of which there are only about 15 in the country, carry different products and provide a different shopping experience to members than do traditional Costco Wholesale stores.


Heights | River Oaks | Montrose

Domino's, Nuro testing robot pizza delivery in the Heights

The robots are coming, and they are bringing pizza.



The Woodlands

IMPACT ROUNDUP: Fit Kitchen Meals coming to The Woodlands and more

One area business opened in January, and four businesses are anticipated through April.


Tomball | Magnolia

Hackberry Plaza to bring 15,000 square feet of space along FM 1488 this summer

The plaza includes two 7,500-square-foot buildings with approximately six tenants slated for each.


Pearland | Friendswood

Small crafting business That Vinyl Store aims to lift up Friendswood community

In Friendswood, That Vinyl Store not only sells vinyl and vinyl T-shirts, but it also supports other local businesses, owner Patti Ashcraft said.


Pearland | Friendswood

Homes sales down in 3 Pearland, Friendswood-area ZIP codes in February

Fewer homes were sold in three local ZIP codes in 2021 compared to 2020.



Bay Area

IMPACTS ROUNDUP: H-E-B coming to Clear Lake and more

Here is a roundup of recent business news in Clear Lake and League City.


Conroe | Montgomery

Virtual public meeting on Old Conroe Road, Sgt. Ed Holcombe Blvd. S. project to be held April 20

The meeting will consist of a narrated presentation by the project team, project exhibits and an opportunity to comment.


Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

Lone Star College-Kingwood selects new president

“I am honored and humbled to be asked to serve as the next president of Lone Star College-Kingwood,” Gonzalez said. “I thank Chancellor Head and all the members of the Lone Star College System Board of Trustees for the trust they have given me to serve as their next president.”


Cy-Fair

Armored Sports camps to launch in venues across Greater Houston

A new Christian sports camp for youth is launching this summer in churches across the Greater Houston area.



Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

New Caney ISD names Matt Calvert superintendent

“I am honored and grateful to have the opportunity to serve New Caney ISD as superintendent of schools,” Calvert said.


Sugar Land | Missouri City

City Council term length, limits on Missouri City May ballot along with other charter amendments

Missouri City voters will be asked during the May 1 election whether they support nine amendments to the city’s charter, which outlines how the city’s government is structured as well as its rules and procedures.


Sugar Land | Missouri City

Sugar Land autism nonprofit Hope for Three celebrates 10th anniversary in April

April is the month dedicated globally to autism awareness.


The Woodlands

Concert calendar: Where to see live music in The Woodlands area in April and May

Dosey Doe, Main Street Crossing and other venues in The Woodlands area have shows scheduled this spring.



Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

Candidate Q&A's: Humble ISD trustee Position 4

Five candidates are running for Humble ISD trustee Position 4 in the May 1 election.


Spring | Klein

Charming Charlie returns to Houston with new Willowbrook Mall storefront

The store is known for its color-coordinated in-store setup of clothes, shoes, jewelry and other accessories.