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First Cut CBD & More boutique now open in Cypress

First Cut CBD & More opened Aug. 28 at 16718 House & Hahl Road, Ste. I, Cypress. Owned and operated by Kimberly Perez and Mathew Bishara, the boutique offers essential oils, CBD-infused skincare products, candles, water solubles, tinctures, goat milk skincare products and pet products.

New industrial park breaks ground near Sam Houston Race Park

Transwestern Development Co. announced Oct. 3 it has broken ground on Sam Houston Distribution Center, located at Wind Mill Park Road and Fallbrook Pines Drive in northwest Houston.

Last meeting held before Lone Star College System potentially finalizes 2019-20 tax rate proposal

The Lone Star College System tax rate will not change under a proposal from the board of trustees.

Attend a Greek festival, sip wine: 6 events to attend in the Greater Houston area this weekend, Oct. 4-6

Throughout the Greater Houston area, there are several festivals and events scheduled for the first weekend …

Memories restored, preserved through photos at The Memory Tree LLC

From restoring old faded photographs to creating unique photo albums, Dianne Glenn, the owner of The Memory Tree in Cy-Fair, specializes in preserving memories.

21 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers this weekend, Oct. 4-6

The Texas Department of Transportation has announced the following lane closures planned along Hwy. 290 this weekend. For the most up-to-date information, visit www.my290.com .

Land Tejas acquires 856 acres for new 2,500-home community in Cypress

Officials with Houston-based developer Land Tejas announced Oct. 3 the company has acquired 856 acres in Cypress with plans to build a 2,500-home master-planned community.

Direct Vinyl Supply to relocate Cy-Fair storefront to Jones Road

After operating about six months from 11500 FM 1960, Ste. 115, Houston, Direct Vinyl Supply is moving to 11911 Jones Road, Ste. 5, Houston, in mid- to late-October. Owner Debi Schneider said the new location would provide the business more visibility and a more comfortable space for customers.

Crumbl cookie delivery service coming soon to Fairfield Town Center in Cypress

Cookie delivery service Crumbl officials confirmed a new store is set to open during the upcoming holiday season at Fairfield Town Center, 28610 Hwy. 290, Ste. F-15, Cypress.

ROAD TO THE RENAISSANCE: Festival officials outline best driving route to the Texas Renaissance Festival

With more than a half-million visitors anticipated at the Texas Renaissance Festival this fall, festival representatives are encouraging guests to arrive from the north to limit traffic delays.

Dogtopia announces Fry Road location coming soon to Cypress

Officials are planning a November opening for a new location of Dogtopia at 8931 Fry Road, Ste. 800, Cypress, …

Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal remembered for faith, service

Memorial services were held Oct. 2 for Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal, who was shot while conducting a traffic stop in the Copperbrook subdivision on Friday, Sept. 27. The 42-year-old was a 10-year veteran of the HCSO and is survived by his wife and three children.

RENAISSANCE ROUNDUP: 5 things to do at the Texas Renaissance Festival

The Texas Renaissance Festival returns to Todd Mission for its 45th season Oct. 5-Dec. 1, featuring live entertainment, shops, food and games as well as signature events. The festival will also celebrate its anniversary Nov. 2-3 with a new, themed weekend: "Return to the Renaissance."

Houston's La Corona Mexican Restaurant to celebrate first anniversary with weeklong specials, live music

La Corona Mexican Restaurant, located in Vintage Park at 106 Vintage Park Blvd., Ste. A, Houston, will celebrate its one-year anniversary Oct. 21-27. The locally owned eatery offers a variety of Mexican dishes for breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert.

Rep. Gina Calanni, former Rep. Mike Schofield announce campaigns for Texas House District 132

Editor's note: This story was updated to clarify that State Rep. Gina Calanni announced her re-election campaign this summer.

Bridgeland residents support veterans through local nonprofit

E very Veterans Day in the Bridgeland community, residents gather in front of a 12-by-8-foot American flag and listen in silence as the names are read of all the veterans who served in the U.S. military and live in or have ties to Bridgeland families.

CBD American Shaman of Copperfield to celebrate grand opening

A new location of CBD American Shaman is celebrating a grand opening this week at 15612 FM 529, Houston. The …

DATA: Population, uninsured rates rising in the Greater Houston area

New U.S. Census Bureau data shows the Greater Houston area is growing in more than just population. Median household income, educational attainment and the percentage of people without health insurance all increased from 2017-18 throughout most of the Greater Houston area, which includes Brazoria, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris and Montgomery counties.

Walmart Neighborhood Market to close Cypress location this fall

Officials with Walmart Corporate Communications announced Monday, Sept. 30, the Walmart Neighborhood Market located at 13742 N. Eldridge Parkway, Cypress, would close Nov. 1.