The Woodlands
9:14 PM CST

The Woodlands Township board develops schedule for possible 2020 incorporation vote

The schedule for a possible incorporation election in The Woodlands in the next year has become more clear after consultants presented an outline of next steps.


Katy
10:35 AM CST

City of Katy raises water rate $0.08 for 2020

The increase is the result of a water supplier increasing its rates.

Heights | River Oaks | Montrose

Houston City Council OKs land deal to allow for relocation of Freed-Montrose Library

The Freed-Montrose Library will relocate to a space within an upcoming mixed-used development.



Cy-Fair

REPORT: Multiple Cy-Fair roads see drops in congestion between 2018 and 2019

The report, produced each year by the Texas Transportation Institute, analyzes the most congested roadways in the state.


Tomball | Magnolia

Tomball ISD Academy of Energy and International Business to debut August 2020

The Tomball ISD board of trustees unanimously approved the creation of the Tomball ISD Academy of Energy and International Business on Dec. 10, the first on-site education program of its kind in the state.


Pearland | Friendswood

Luxury car condos come to Friendswood with Garage Ultimate opening

From its inception to its opening, Garage Ultimate has taken owner and developer Nick Deutsch four years to create.


Pearland | Friendswood

Fire Stone Pizza Bar in Pearland puts spin on classic dish

After 20 years of being in the hospitality business, husband and wife Greg and Teresa Emmons wanted to bring the high level of service they found at the country clubs where they worked to the local restaurant scene.



Pearland | Friendswood

TO-DO LIST: 12 events in Pearland and Friendswood this December and January

December and January are filled with events in Pearland and Friendswood.


Tomball | Magnolia

Magnolia Salon Image opens in Magnolia

Magnolia Salon Image opened Nov. 18 at 28910 Hardin Store Road, Ste. 107, Magnolia. The hair salon offers …


Spring | Klein

MaK's Place reopens in Spring as Mak's Sports Bar + Grill

Mak’s Sports Bar + Grill features pool tables, trash can pong, televisions for sporting events and hosts live music.


Conroe | Montgomery

County, state candidates file for 2020 primaries

See who filed for positions in north Montgomery County, including the Conroe and Montgomery areas.



Conroe | Montgomery

Montgomery considers variances, special-use permits for private projects

Montgomery City Council heard complaints and explanations from citizens regarding variances and special-use permits for various private properties across the city.


Tomball | Magnolia

Magnolia City Council appoints Lt. Kyle Montgomery to police chief

Magnolia City Council members appointed former Lt. Kyle Montgomery as the new police chief for the Magnolia Police Department at its Dec. 10 meeting.


Bay Area

UPDATE: Candlelight vigil to be held for Nassau Bay sergeant killed in line of duty

A man is suspected of striking Sgt. Kaila Sullivan with a vehicle, killing her.


Spring | Klein

Spring ISD incumbents, Kelly P. Hodges take oaths of office

Following the Nov. 5 election, incumbents Deborah Jensen and Justine Durant, as well as newcomer Kelly P. Hodges, took the oath of office for the Spring ISD board of trustees Dec. 10.



Bellaire | Meyerland | West University

Doris Metropolitan founders to launch new Israeli restaurant concept in Rice Village

Hamsa, an upscale casual Israeli restaurant, will open next summer.


Cy-Fair

Cy-Fair baker to be featured on Food Network’s ‘Christmas Cookie Challenge’

Velma Perez, the owner of CookieGram in Cy-Fair, will be featured on the show Dec. 16.


Cy-Fair

Tina's Permanent Makeup & Eyelash expands with new wholesale supplies shop on Barker Cypress Road

Officials with Tina's Permanent Makeup & Eyelash recently expanded the business, opening Houston Lash & …


Katy

Black Rock Coffee Bar eyes location in Katy area

“We’re excited to become a gathering place, as we establish meaningful connections in our local neighborhoods.”



Bellaire | Meyerland | West University

Politan Row adds one more restaurant with classic Italian concept Bronson's House

An experienced chef brings his take on Italian pastas, desserts and more to the food hall.


Sugar Land | Missouri City

Grand Living at Riverstone expects to break ground winter 2020 in Sugar Land

The senior living community plans to welcome residents in the summer of 2021.


Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

Northpark, Kingwood drives ranked among most congested roadways in Lake Houston area

The Texas A&M Transportation Institute's 2019 Most Congested Roadways in Texas report ranks more than 1,800 roadways across the state in terms of traffic delays, and money and gas wasted in traffic


Heights | River Oaks | Montrose

New survey allows Houston residents to provide input on Memorial Park plans

Residents can weigh in on the master plan at its halfway mark.



The Woodlands

County, state candidates file for 2020 primary in south Montgomery County and north Harris County

Candidate filing information for the March 3 primary was released by the Texas Secretary of State this week


Tomball | Magnolia

Tomball ISD trustees name Elementary School No. 11, take no action on Junior High School No. 4 items

The Tomball ISD community will welcome Grand Oaks Elementary in August 2020.