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Memorial Hermann Sports Park in Katy hosted grand opening Oct. 12

Memorial Hermann Sports Park, a new space constructed via a partnership between Memorial Hermann Health System and Athlete Training and Health, celebrated its grand opening Oct. 12 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony by the Katy Area Chamber of Commerce. The $15 million facility offers medical care and athletic training for athletes of all ages and levels.


Hair Saloon to open in Fulshear area

Hair Saloon plans to open a new store at 26750 FM 1093, Ste. 130, Richmond, near Fulshear, at The Crossing at …


EverCare Family Clinic opens in Katy

EverCare Family Clinic opened at 1259 FM 1463, Ste. 500, Katy, on Aug. 1. The clinic offers a wide range of …



GALLERY: Locals enjoy 2019 Katy Rice Festival, parade

The second day of the 2019 Katy Rice Festival started with a parade at 9 a.m. followed by the fest, which includes live music, booths for shopping and a carnival. Click through the gallery above for a few highlights of the annual festival.


Jazzy Junk Resale Shop in Katy celebrates 5-year anniversary

Jazzy Junk Resale Shop, located near Katy City Park at 5602 Franz Road, Katy, celebrated its five-year …


First of 6 new medical centers coming to the Greater Houston Area unveiled in Katy area

The Katy area is now home to the first out of the six advanced primary care medical centers coming to the Greater Houston Area.


Live music, fall fun and more: 8 things to do in Houston this weekend, Oct. 11-13

With temperatures dropping just in time for fall activities, the city of Houston offers events for the whole …



7 things to know about the 2019 Katy Rice Festival, Oct. 11-13

This year’s Katy Rice Festival is a three-day event with food, drinks, carnival rides, music and crafts. Located in downtown historic Katy, the event is co-hosted by the city of Katy and the Rotary Club of Katy, and all proceeds benefit the local community. Here are 7 things to know about the festival:


FM 1093, I-10 widening: 4 Katy-area transportation updates to know October 2019

Here are updates to four road projects in the Katy area.


Katy ISD Council of PTAs helps Katy ISD campuses increase parent engagement

The Katy ISD Council of Parent Teacher Associations helps more than 60 PTA chapters on KISD campuses empower families to help all students reach their potential, KISD Council of PTAs President Georgia Strickland said.


Pet boarding, grooming business Bed ’n Biscuits opens in Katy

Bed ’n Biscuits opened Sept. 10 at 27006 Hoyt Lane, Katy, Manager Wencke Payne said. The business offers …



Japanese-Spanish Azul Seafood Tapas offers dishes ‘too pretty to eat,’ customer says

Owner Lucy Chao was inspired to model her small restaurant located off Katy Freeway, Azul Seafood Tapas, after her happy place: the beach.


Kura Revolving Sushi Bar plans mid-October opening for Katy store

Kura Revolving Sushi Bar eyes an Oct. 18 opening at the Katy Grand development at 23330 Grand Circle Blvd., …


Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo urges Imelda-affected residents to apply for FEMA assistance

Following a presidential declaration of disaster Oct. 4 , Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo urged those affected by Tropical Storm Imelda to apply for individual assistance through the Federal Emergency Management Agency as soon as possible.


TCEQ director: Greenhouse Road Landfill’s expansion plan meets applicable law

Greenhouse Road Landfill, located at 3510 Greenhouse Road, Houston, has achieved a milestone in its plan to expand.




Striker Pharmacy opens in Katy area

Striker Pharmacy opened Sept. 16 at 1330 Pin Oak Road, Katy, owner Rodney Anderson said. The full-service …


Fort Bend County commissioner: There's no intent to remove Sheriff Troy Nehls from office

After tweeting Tuesday that he may be removed from his job, Troy Nehls will remain as Fort Bend County Sheriff.


Mason Jar in Katy area closes its doors

Mason Jar at 727 W. Grand Parkway South, Katy, closed Oct. 7. The American restaurant closed due to the …



7 haunted houses to visit this month in the Greater Houston area

Several haunted houses are operating throughout the month of October in the Greater Houston area, including the recently rebranded Purgatory Scream Park, formerly the Kingwood Asylum.



Harris County Flood Control District to begin desilting project on Barker Reservoir watershed in spring 2020

The Harris County Flood Control District is moving forward to improve channels near the Barker Reservoir that were damaged by Hurricane Harvey in 2017 and other flooding events.


Katy-area Taco Cabana undergoes remodel

Taco Cabana at 373 S. Mason Road, Katy, is undergoing a remodel. Guests can still order and eat at the …