Bay Area
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Several George Floyd protests planned for weekend in Bay Area

There are several upcoming Bay Area protests and marches related to the death of native Houstonian George Floyd, whose death in Minneapolis police custody May 25 sparked national outrage.


Bay Area
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'We believe it is working': League City businesses, residents take protection pledge to mitigate spread of COVID-19

As coronavirus cases continue to rise nationwide, League City officials are proactively urging businesses and residents to take pledges to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.


Tomball | Magnolia

Magnolia community steps up to give high school seniors a prom

With coronavirus restrictions preventing seniors from finishing their school years together, the Magnolia community came together to give them a prom.



Cy-Fair

Mexpozole opens; Pollo Bravo Express coming soon at new shopping center at FM 529, Fry Road

An Aztec-inspired Mexican restaurant and a Peruvian-Mexican hybrid restaurant are among the tenants to lease space at the center.


Conroe | Montgomery

Development to add more than 12,000 homes to Conroe area

The development will cater to single-family residences with lot sizes between 50 and 60 feet wide, with prices ranging $250,000-$350,000. There is also space on the property set aside for commercial development and a multifamily residence.


Heights | River Oaks | Montrose

Brazilian steakhouse Gaúchos Do Sul sets opening date for new Highland Village location

The restaurant boasts windows on all sides, offering views of the shopping district.


Conroe | Montgomery

Montgomery ISD to bring select staff, athletics back June 8; teachers to return August 1

On July 1, campus principals will communicate with staff and teachers to determine access to buildings and procedures for returning.



Cy-Fair

Cy-Fair pastor John Ogletree: George Floyd’s death a ‘watershed moment’ for America

Hear from Cy-Fair pastor and CFISD board member John Ogletree about his experience honoring George Floyd and what the recent protests mean to him.


Bay Area

Kemah Boardwalk reopens June 5

The Kemah Boardwalk, 215 Kipp Ave., Kemah, will reopen all rides June 5.


Conroe | Montgomery

PHOTOS: Conroe ISD celebrates graduates in socially distanced ceremonies

"This pandemic and everything else going on has taught us that above all, we need each other," Conroe High School Principal Rotasha Smith said.


The Woodlands

Medical businesses in The Woodlands area adapt amid coronavirus challenges

Medical businesses such as dentists, plastic surgeons and private care practices were forced to operate at reduced capacities or close their doors in mid-March.



Spring | Klein

Spring ISD to offer summer meals at 7 locations

Through the program, children in the SISD area who are age 18 and younger can pick up snacks and lunches for Monday through Tuesday on Mondays and for Wednesday through Friday on Wednesdays.


Spring | Klein

Klein ISD launches online survey to gather input on 2020-21 school year

The deadline to fill out the three-question survey is June 9 at 5 p.m.


Tomball | Magnolia

Hair La Vie' Hair Salon now open in Magnolia

Hair La Vie' Hair Salon aims to serve all its customers' hair care needs.


Spring | Klein

3 Stitches celebrates 25 years of needlework in Spring

When the going gets tough for Pamela Brazell, owner of 3 Stitches embroidery shop in Spring, the best way she relieves stress is by taking to the stitching needle.



The Woodlands

At-risk population in The Woodlands area faces health challenges, lifestyle changes

Life for many seniors in the area has changed due to concerns over the coronavirus and its higher risks and death rate for the older population.


Katy

Here’s how much CARES Act funds Sugar Land, Katy and other cities are receiving from Fort Bend County

Three cities—Sugar Land, Missouri City and Rosenberg—received more than $1 million each.


Sugar Land | Missouri City

George Ranch Historical Park in Richmond begins phased reopening June 4-6

Families are invited to travel back in time this weekend at the George Ranch Historical Park.


Cy-Fair

Houston-based Star Cinema Grill prepares to reopen all locations

The Houston-based theater chain plans to open all locations by mid-July.



Katy

Minuti Coffee opens new location on Katy Fort Bend Road

The business offers specialty drinks, desserts and sandwiches.


Bay Area

Health Care Snapshot 2020: Bay Area hospital listings

Here is a list of the major hospitals in the Bay Area.


Cy-Fair

After lockdown on bars lifted, Cypress taphouse works to forge way forward

Owners with Brew:30 Taphouse said new restrictions on bars have caused challenges, but they are exploring ways to serve customers and keep business coming in.


Cy-Fair

Harris County coronavirus count: 241 new cases, 5 deaths confirmed June 3

Meanwhile, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said 45% of new cases statewide between May 26 and June 2 can be tied to prisons, jails, meat packing plants or nursing homes.



Katy

June 3 data: Katy-area confirmed COVID-19 daily cases grow by 11

Since May 21, when Harris County began reporting active cases, recoveries and deaths at the ZIP code level, the number of recoveries has increased a daily amount between three and 17.


The Woodlands

COVID-19 recoveries jump in Montgomery County; total case count continues to grow

The county reported more than 60 new COVID-19 recoveries June 3 alongside 23 new cases.