Sugar Land - Missouri City

Stay informed about the latest local news in Sugar Land and Missouri City, including FBISD, Fort Bend County and city council coverage, plus the latest transportation and development headlines affecting your community.

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Fort Bend County Commissioners Court votes to form broadband committee 

In continuation of plans to connect Fort Bend County residents, the court voted to form a committee that will identify and apply for funding for a widespread broadband network.


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Q&A: How vehicle, gas prices are affecting Houston commuters, economy

Greater Houston-area residents may be seeing more of their monthly expenses going toward transportation costs.


Miniso opens new location in First Colony Mall

Miniso opened a new location in Sugar Land’s First Colony Mall.



13 things to do in Houston this weekend, Aug. 12-14

Looking for something to do in the Houston area this weekend? Check out this weekend's guide!


Ulta Beauty signs lease for space at Fort Bend Town Center II development

Ulta Beauty has inked a lease for retail space in the upcoming Fort Bend Town Center II mixed-use development.


Houston Association of Realtors: Single-family home stock replenishes as market slows for fourth consecutive month

Sales of single-family homes in the Houston area declined for the fourth consecutive month in July.


STEM-E Youth Career Development Program prepares youth for future careers

The nonprofit increases access and exposure to careers in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and entrepreneurship.



Check out some businesses that opened in June, July in the Sugar Land, Missouri City area

Check out which businesses opened in the Sugar Land and Missouri City area in June and July.


Record percentage of Texas teachers considering quitting, survey shows

Texas educators reported declines in support from parents and state leaders during the pandemic, according to the Texas State Teachers Association.


Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office increases burn ban enforcement efforts

A burn ban for unincorporated Harris County went into effect June 28 and will remain in place until the end of September if drought conditions persist.


Texas Medical Center coronavirus update: New hospitalizations stagnate as indicators show decline in new cases

In the week spanning Aug. 1-7, Texas Medical Center facilities admitted an average 220 COVID-19 patients per day to its hospitals, a slight increase to the 219 average patients per day in the week of July 25-31.



Decadent Desserts and Coffee Bar: Sugar Land shop serves sweet treats

The Sugar Land shop offers cakes, waffles and coffee in addition to savory breakfast and lunch items.


Les Scissors salon announces new ownership, remodel

Hair and nail salon Les Scissors is now under new ownership.


Tattoo removal company Removery to soon start renovation on new Sugar Land location

Removery, a tattoo-removal company, will soon start a remodel project for a new Sugar Land location.


Union Pacific completes area railroad maintenance projects

Railroad crossing updates across the area kicked off June 19 with updates at Gessner Road, in Missouri City.



Texas health department accepting grant applications to expand access to health care

The grant will help health centers that serve underserved and uninsured Texans in areas with limited resources.


Missouri City accepts $5.1M for storm mitigation from Houston-Galveston Area Council

Missouri City has taken the next step to receive nearly $5.1 million from the Houston-Galveston Area Council for storm mitigation. 


R&B Tea coming soon to Sugar Land

R&B Tea offers a selection of milk, fruit and cream teas as well as boba.


Broadband feasibility study calls for construction of $36.8M fiber network pathway throughout Fort Bend County

Fort Bend County looks to implement internet connectivity to unserved and underserved areas of the county, following state and national initiatives.



Sugar Land City Council approves $1.1M Brazos River Park contract

This phase of the project will include a pavilion, pedestrian crossings, concrete trails, new landscaping and irrigation. 


15 events happening this weekend in the Houston area, Aug. 5-7

Looking for something to do in the Houston area this weekend? Check out this weekend's guide!  


Mahesh's Kitchen set to celebrate 1-year anniversary in Sugar Land

Mahesh’s Kitchen, an upscale Indian restaurant offering a variety of authentic cuisine, will soon celebrate its one-year anniversary in September.


Harris County commissioners approve $37.7M in engineering design contracts for all-electronic tollways

Nine of the 11 designated segments of the county's tollway system are covered under this round of contracts, which will span four years.



8 events to attend in Sugar Land & Missouri City in August, September

Need something to do before going back to school or work? Check out these events in Sugar Land-Missouri City.