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Atascocita coffee shop and eatery Nectar Cafe closed in mid-January

Nectar - A Nitro Cafe, also known as Nectar Cafe, closed its doors Jan. 19, according to a Jan. 16 Facebook post from the cafe.


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Airi Poke & Ramen celebrated its one-year anniversary in Valley Ranch Town Center

Airi Poke & Ramen celebrated its one-year anniversary Dec. 6 at 21372 Hwy. 59, Ste. 300, New Caney, in Valley Ranch Town Center. The

Fitzgerald Family Dental Practice offers general dentistry services from Atascocita

Fitzgerald Family Dental Practice opened a new office Jan. 7 at 18700 W. Lake Houston Parkway, Ste. A-107, Atascocita.



Humble City Council approves resolution supporting Lake Conroe seasonal lowering

Humble City Council unanimously approved a resolution at its Jan. 23 meeting that supports the San Jacinto River Authority to continue lowering Lake Conroe seasonally.


San Jacinto River Authority presents facts on lake lowering, listens to concerns from Lake Conroe, Lake Houston residents

Hundreds of residents attended to voiced their opinions on the temporary seasonal lowering;


Los Hermanos Taquerias to feature authentic tacos at new Atascocita eatery

Los Hermanos Taquerias will open mid-February at 5006 Atascocita Road, Ste. A, Atascocita.


Kelsey-Seybold Kingwood clinic now open at new location

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic opened its Kingwood location Jan. 20 at 25553 Hwy. 59, Porter.



Rush Cycle offers full-body workouts from new Kingwood studio

Rush Cycle began hosting classes Jan. 13 for its soft opening at 300 Northpark Drive, Ste. 500, Kingwood


U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady and others celebrate Covenant Christian School's FEMA grant

The event saw representatives from the city of Conroe, Montgomery County, the Texas Legislature and more.


METRO board of directors say free fare 'not feasible' for transit authority

A METRO study on eliminating ride fares left board members and officials unconvinced of the likelihood of implementing it in Harris County.


Montgomery County Tax Office to extend hours for property tax deadline

The deadline to pay property taxes in Montgomery County is Jan. 31.



Longtime Atascocita restaurant Fiesta Azteca closes after 15 years

Atascocita-area Mexican restaurant Fiesta Azteca closed in early January, according an "out of business" posting on the business' door.


Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo concert tickets go on sale Jan. 16

Lower-level seating options are already very limited.


Humble ISD's 2020-21 academic calendar features extra holidays, early start date

For the second year in a row, a majority of Humble ISD residents showed support for an academic calendar featuring extra holidays in both for the 2020-21 year.


Texas oil and gas industry could see a major slowdown in 2020

The oil and natural gas industry paid a record-setting $16.3 billion in taxes and royalties to local governments and the state in 2019, the Texas Oil and Gas Association announced Tuesday.



Houston Ground Angels seeking volunteers to drive patients to Texas Medical Center

Houston Ground Angels is a nonprofit organization that provides transportation between local airports and the Texas Medical Center for patients with cancer and other life-threatening diseases and illnesses.


Montgomery County commissioners join Conroe in opposing annual lowering of Lake Conroe


Montgomery County Commissioners Court approved a resolution 3-2 at its Jan. 14 meeting opposing the annual lowering of the level of Lake Conroe.


Montgomery County plans to buy building for traffic operations center

Montgomery County commissioners approved the $1.3 million purchase of a building for a building to house the county’s traffic operations department at its Jan. 14 meeting.


First downtown Humble revitalization workshop sparks inspiration, ideas

The first workshop to discuss revitalizing the city of Humble’s downtown attracted local residents, business owners and leaders of nearby communities to the Humble Civic Center on Jan. 9.



Randalls closing 5 Houston area stores

Grocery chain Randalls is closing five stores across the Houston area.


See how the Lake Houston area's housing market fared in November 2019

Source: Neighborhood data provided by Kendra Lee, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene …


Friday night storms could bring 75 mph wind gusts; how to prepare for strong winds

The Storm Prediction Center has issued tornado, wind, and hail probability maps for Jan. 10. The greatest threat for severe weather remains north of I-10. ABC 13 will get four more updates of all these maps from the Storm Prediction Center throughout the day.


DATA: Getting to know Kingwood

The master-planned community of Kingwood was developed by Friendswood Development Co. in the 1970s, and it was annexed by the city of Houston in 1996.



Willie Nelson, Maren Morris, Khalid among entertainers announced for Rodeo Houston 2020

The concert lineup for the 88th annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo was officially announced at 7 p.m. on Jan. 9.


METRO conducts study to examine eliminating ride fares

The results of the yearlong study will be presented Jan. 15.