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Learn how to make ginger beer, get a tattoo & more: 12 events in Pearland & Friendswood this February & March

February and March are full of events in Pearland and Friendswood suited for a wide range of interests.


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2020 Primary Election Guide Q&A: Get to know the Republican candidates for Texas House District 25

Community Impact Newspaper reached out to the candidates running for the House District 25 seat, held by former Speaker of the House Dennis Bonnen. The winner of the Republican primary will face Patrick Henry in November, who is running unopposed.

Rollie's Frozen Custard celebrates one year in Pearland

Rollie’s Frozen Custard opened in Pearland last year on Feb. 23.



Cobb, Fendley & Associates relocates to larger Pearland office

In early December, Cobb, Fendley & Associates relocated its Pearland office to a larger space at 1920 Country Place Parkway.


Cheetos cheese pickles, mac and cheese eggrolls, deep-fried cheesecake: 93 food spots to try during the 2020 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

From tried and true to something new, the food options at this year's Rodeo include classic staples and crazy concoctions.


Village Medical opens Friendswood location

Village Medical opened a Friendswood location at 102 N. Friendswood Drive on Jan. 27.


Q&A: Get to know the Democrats running for U.S. Congress District 22 in the March 3 primary election

Four candidates are vying to be the lone Democrat in the U.S. Congress District 22 race in November. First, they must face off in the March 3 primaries. Get to know each candidate here.



Q&A: Get to know the Republicans running for U.S. Congress District 22 in the March 3 primary election

Fifteen candidates are vying to be the lone Republican in the U.S. Congress District 22 race in November. First, they must face off in the March 3 primaries. Get to know each candidate here.


Tom Reid looks back on time at the city as he retires

Tom Reid’s objective has always been to look to the future, whether he was planning on getting men to the moon or planning the city of Pearland, he said.


Flawless Skin Lounge brings high-end skin care to Friendswood

Almost three years ago, Dena Tocco and Shea Pugh combined their 20 years of experience as aestheticians to open Flawless Skin Lounge, a corrective skin care clinic in Friendswood.


19 candidates running for US House District 22 file campaign finance reports

In a race with this many candidates, campaign funding can play a major role, especially when it comes to gaining name recognition with voters.



JUST IN: Texas Central gives first glimpse of high-speed train car interior

Texas Central officials announced interior plans Feb. 17 for the company's proposed high-speed train connecting Houston and Dallas.


Bay Area communities to host meetings about study of local watersheds

Communities in the Bay Area will host several meetings in late February and early March about Phase 1 of the Lower Clear Creek and Dickinson Bayou Watershed Study.


Coco Nail Spa and Boutique now open in Friendswood

The spa offers a variety of services including nails, eyelash extensions and lifts, massages and facials.


Pearland, Friendswood ISDs work toward improving student mental health options

In many school districts, mental health and wellness have become an important topic as awareness of student anxiety and depression rise.



19 candidates compete in contested District 22 race

Voters will have to choose which of the 19 candidates they would like to see move past the March primary.


2020 Primary Election Guide Q&A: Get to know the Democratic candidates for Texas Senate District 11

Susan Criss and Margarita Ruiz Johnson are running in the Democratic primaries for Texas Senate District 11.


Primary Election Guide 2020: Preview the ballot for Pearland and Friendswood

Here are the candidates that Pearland- and Friendswood-area residents will see on the primary ballot this March.


Friendswood Grocery planning to open in March

The locally owned store will carry convenience store items and a limited selection of produce and meat.



Pearland ISD approves 2020-21 calendar

The 2020-21 school year will begin Aug. 19 and end May 27.


Pearland City Council votes against adding mayoral term limits to charter ballot item

At the Feb. 10 meeting, Pearland City Council discussed adding term limits for the mayoral position to a list of charter amendments to go before voters this May.Pearland City Council discussed imposing a term limit on the mayoral position at the Feb. 10 meeting.


Friendswood ISD trustees approve May bond election

The total bond proposal is $128 million.


City of Pearland continues work on Hughes Ranch Road, Pearland Parkway traffic circle

The city of Pearland is working through different road projects.



DATA: A look at residential real estate in Pearland, Friendswood

This month's residential real estate data compares data compares data from December 2018 and December 2019 for five local ZIP codes.


HCTRA Chief Financial Officer Peter Key appointed as interim executive director

Harris County Commissioners Court unanimously appointed Peter Key as the interim executive director for the Harris County Toll Road Authority at its Feb. 11 meeting.