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4 things to know about daylight saving time ending this Sunday, Nov. 3

Daylight saving time ends early Sunday morning, Nov. 3, meaning clocks fall back an hour, giving Texas residents an extra hour of sleep.


Texan Bank to open River Oaks location later this year

Texan Bank will open a River Oaks location at 3736 Westheimer Road later this fall. The Houston-based …


Pho L’amour Noodles & Grill serves up Vietnamese lunch, dinner

Hai Vo had already been in the service industry for 20 years when he and two friends decided to go into the restaurant business together and open Pho L’amour Noodles & Grill, a Vietnamese restaurant located on Shadow Creek Parkway. Also the owner of Crystal Nails in Friendswood, Vo said he felt he was prepared to face the challenges of running a restaurant.



The Sparkly Elephant Sewing Lounge teaches craft to new audience

Andria Niles said she began her sewing business from home, doing sewing projects for Friendswood residents—particularly, Friendswood moms.


Manvel City Council has yet to approve land plan for city center

Manvel City Council has not yet approved a land plan for the 150 acres that will be developed into a city center.


Health Fusion Drip Spa opens in Baybrook Mall

Health Fusion Drip Spa opened Oct. 4 at the Baybrook Mall, 700 Baybrook Mall Drive, Ste. A110. The …


Coffee With Impact: JT McCormick went from a horrific upbringing to being a CEO

Severe neglect, sexual abuse, violence, poverty: JT McCormick readily and publicly discusses these defining aspects of his upbringing. Told in shocking detail, it quickly becomes evident for those who attend his speeches that the stories of his childhood are necessary to elucidate how he emerged from it all to become what he describes as a success story.



MC23 Salon & Barbershop celebrating five years in Pearland

MC23 Salon & Barbershop is celebrating five years in Pearland. Located at 9603 Broadway St., Ste. 103, …


Alvin Community College marks 70 years of education

It is fitting that to conclude its 70th year of operation, Alvin Community College is celebrating its highest enrollment ever. With 5,993 enrolled students, ACC has come a long way since its first class of about 100 students.


Center Court Pizza & Brew opening a second Pearland location

Center Court Pizza & Brew is opening a location at 2560 Pearland Parkway, Ste. 182, Pearland. This is the …


Sub Zero Ice Cream celebrated its grand opening in Pearland

Sub Zero Ice Cream celebrated its grand opening Oct. 4 at 2803 Business Center Drive, Pearland. The ice …



State House District 28 candidates discuss infrastructure, security and education at forum

More than 100 people attended a forum to hear candidates in the race for state House District 28—which covers a large portion of Fort Bend County—speak about their experiences and legislative priorities.


Pearland, Friendswood invest in water in fiscal year 2019-20 budgets

Water was a shared topic of discussion in both Pearland and Friendswood as the cities prepared 2019-20 fiscal year budgets.



A Shaving Grace Barbershop opens in Pearland Town Center

A Shaving Grace Barbershop opened on Aug. 11 in Pearland. Located at 11200 Broadway St., Ste. 625, the …



Bliss Boutique Fitness opens in Friendswood

Bliss Boutique Fitness opened Sept. 15 at 313 S. Friendswood Drive, Ste. 101, Friendswood. The studio …


Pearland to receive federal funds for Harvey recovery through grants

Although Hurricane Harvey occurred over two years ago, cities are still trying to recover from the storm. The city of Pearland submitted applications for the Community Development Block Grant, or CDBG. The funds would address buyout and infrastructure needs post-Harvey.


Jillian’s of Houston opens in Pearland

Hair salon Jillian’s of Houston opened its Pearland storefront July 1 at 2401 S. Pearland Ave., Pearland. …