10:59 AM Oct 22, 2021 CDT

Construction on Fort Bend County EpiCenter to begin before year’s end

Located in Rosenberg near the Fort Bend County Fairgrounds on Hwy. 59, construction on the EpiCenter will last for 20 months, according to officials involved in the project.


2:09 PM Oct 22, 2021 CDT

Real estate firm Nan and Company Properties opens Sugar Land office

Nan and Company Properties represents residential buying, selling and leasing clients and offers developer, builder and relocation services.


Amazon hiring for thousands of seasonal jobs throughout Texas

It is that time of year when people look for seasonal jobs as the holidays approach. Amazon aims to meet that demand by hiring for thousands of seasonal positions throughout Texas.



Fort Bend ISD board appoints former chief financial officer Steve Bassett as deputy superintendent

Bassett was FBISD's chief financial officer from November 2013 to July 2019, according to the district.



CI NATION ROUNDUP: Inaugural Williamson County Fair and Rodeo underway; delivery drones coming to Friso and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 22.


Here are the 5 latest commercial projects filed in the Sugar Land and Missouri City area, including new Dutch Bros Coffee

Check out the five latest commercial projects filed in Sugar Land and Missouri City.



Texas Legislature allocates $52.4 million for second College of Technology building at University of Houston at Sugar Land

With the addition of this new building, the UH’s entire College of Technology will move to the Sugar Land campus, said Jay Neal, associate vice president and chief operating officer at UH at Sugar Land and UH at Katy.


Texas Department of Transportation discusses I-45 expansion, vehicle fatalities at annual event

The Texas Department of Transportation held its fifth annual State of TxDOT event Oct. 21 to discuss the I-45 expansion, plans for the future and safety issues facing Texans.


CI NATION ROUNDUP: Taco Palenque opens in Round Rock; Plano ISD considering two draft calendars for 2022-23 school year and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 21.


MAP: Check out the 5 latest commercial projects filed in Sugar Land and Missouri City, including new Shake Shack

Check out the five latest commercial projects filed in Sugar Land and Missouri City.




6 things to do in Missouri City, Sugar Land this weekend, Oct. 22-23

If you are looking for something to do this weekend, check out one of these five events in Sugar Land and Missouri City.


Check out the 5 latest projects filed in Sugar Land and Missouri City, including renovated boba tea shop

Check out the five latest commercial projects filed in Sugar Land and Missouri City.


Fort Bend ISD board denounces conduct of trustee Denetta Williams following discrimination investigation

The resolution denouncing Williams' behavior came after a former district employee alleged she mistreated him because of his race and gender, according district documents.



CI NATION ROUNDUP: Early concept for Frisco’s Northwest Community Park includes biking tower for ‘gravity riding’; Perky Beans Cafe now open in Leander, and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 20.


Basecamp Fitness opens new Richmond location

The franchise has locations in other states, such as California and Tennessee.


Sugar Land City Council OK’s $1.9M for Greatwood drainage project

According to a presentation given to the City Council at the Oct. 19 meeting, the improvements will address the street ponding and structural flooding issues.


Fort Bend County funds rural transportation program

The program was created to provide people living in rural areas access to health care, employment, education and public services through expanding public transportation.



CI NATION ROUNDUP: Read the latest top news about restaurants, businesses and other commercial projects that are coming soon or now open

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 19.


Here are the 5 latest commercial projects filed in the Sugar Land and Missouri City area, including renovated tutoring center

Check out the five latest commercial projects filed in Sugar Land and Missouri City.


Missouri City City Council to interview top 8 city manager candidates in November

Missouri City City Council is moving forward with its search for the next city manager.


Shipley Do-Nuts opens new Stafford location

The doughnut franchise opened a new location in Stafford.



DATA: Home prices increased by at least 15% in all Sugar Land, Missouri City-area ZIP codes year over year in August

Here's the latest Sugar Land and Missouri City-area real estate data, plus a look at our featured neighborhood: Sugar Grove.


ROUNDUP: 5 new restaurants now open or coming soon to Sugar Land and Missouri City

Check out the six newest restaurants now open or coming soon to Sugar Land and Missouri City.