12:00 am Aug.

Noyes Fine Arts Foundation

The Noyes Fine Arts Foundation is awaiting final approval and funding from a federal grant program in order to construct a theatre, which it plans to build near Katy Mills mall.

12:00 am Aug.

FM 1093 project undergoes changes

The Texas Department of Transportation and Fort Bend County’s project to widen a 4.2–mile portion of FM 1093 from the Grand Parkway to FM 1463 has undergone minor design changes. The modified project was presented to the public in late July.

12:00 am Aug.

Market to feature fresh, local food

Harvest Farm to Market, a grocery store focused on organic and locally produced food, will open its second store and first Katy location at the corner of Westheimer Parkway and Saddlespur Lane by the end of the year.

12:00 am Aug.

Houston area battling human trafficking

The Greater Houston area is often touted by business and community leaders for its economy, proximity to the port and international trade, but these attributes are also connected to something else—human trafficking.

12:00 am Aug.

Health-Rite Pharmacy

Hugh Larkin spent 33 years working as a pharmacist in corporate America before he decided to try something new. He left his job in the Richmond area and on Nov. 7, 2011, he opened his own business—Health-Rite Pharmacy—in Katy.

12:00 am Aug.

Job market thrives as companies expand

The Katy Area Economic Development Council projects Katy’s working population to increase from 136,000 to more than 164,000 by 2018. The EDC projects that median household incomes will rise as well, from an average $111,657 to $127,188 by 2018.

Dining
Updated 1:05 pm May 26, 2015 CDT

Homebase Pizza

Just over three and a half years ago, Sohail and Samina Burkie, who lived in London at the time, sold everything they owned to move to America and open their own business.