HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - A building contractor who took advantage of his workers, suppliers, and clients was sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to stealing $180,000 from 26 different victims, Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg announced Monday.
WEST HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – The United States Small Business Association is announcing that low-interest federal disaster loans are available to Texas businesses and residents affected by the Watson Grinding and Manufacturing facility explosion that occurred Jan. 24, 2020 in Ho…
In your life, you will have all sorts of relationships – with your family, your friends, your co-workers, and even with civic groups and charitable organizations you support. But have you ever considered another key relationship – the one you have with money?
FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Fort Bend News) – Fort Bend ISD’s Small Business Enterprise Program will host a focus group to discuss technology on Wednesday, February 26, 2020.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Brides and business people who have events planned at Noah's Event Venue in Katy, and other locations around the nation, are now looking for refunds and a new place to hold their wedding receptions and business meetings.
KATY, HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – We've been watching for months as the Mediterranean Pearl restaurant hung its sign and then began building out its 450 South Mason Road location. They're now open.
On Valentine’s Day, you can give your spouse or life partner a traditional gift such as candy or flowers. But once you’ve done that, why not think about something that can provide longer-lasting benefits for your loved one? Specifically, think about ways to provide a lifetime of financial pr…
KATY (Covering Katy News) - There is a new Kolache Factory location at 23021 Morton Ranch Road in Katy. It's been opened for about two weeks at the Highway 99 southbound feeder road next to Starbucks.
RICHMOND (Covering Katy News) - American Shaman, a CBD products store, has leased 1,200 square feet of retail space at 7909 W. Grand Parkway S., Richmond, near the West Belfort Street intersection.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Gringo’s Mexican Kitchen has broken ground on its Katy location which is between Harris County BBQ and Beck's Prime along the Grand Parkway, a short distance south of the Katy Freeway. The official address is 230 West Grand Parkway South.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Dr. Luis Rey has been practicing at Marcel Dental for two-and-a-half years. On Friday he celebrated the office's membership with the Fulshear Katy Area Chamber of Commerce with a rope cutting.
CYPRESS (Covering Katy News) - The Bridgeland community which is under development in Cypress has been granted the distinguished honor of a Gold Award from the National Association of Home Builders according to the developer, The Howard Hughes Corporation.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – While the summer waterpark season is still a few months away, Typhoon Texas is looking to fill 1,000 seasonal jobs as the west Houston waterpark prepares to open for its fifth season.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Katy Area Economic Development Council recently named Marshall Kramer and Woody Mann winners of the Stan C. Stanley “Eagle” Leadership and Economic Development Award.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – HaiDiLao, a world-renowned hot pot restaurant, has selected Katy Grand for its first location in Texas and sixth in the United States. The Chinese restaurant chain's accolades are many, including being dubbed the "Ferrari of hot pot restaurants" by famed Los Angel…
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Coventry Homes has resumed its building program in master-planned Firethorne offering homes on large homesites. Homes will be situated on 60- and 70-foot homesites in the Katy community’s Firethorne West section.
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - Christian Brothers Automotive, based in the Katy area, announced Friday that it has been named to Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500 list for the third year in a row. The list, considered the world’s most comprehensive franchise ranking, rated Christian Brot…
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - Hiring for the just-completed holiday shopping season boosted Houston-area employment numbers in December, but layoffs in key economic sectors could be a sign of a weakening job market, according to data released Friday morning by Workforce Solutions.
You’re probably aware this is an election year. During the next several months, the candidates will discuss issues that should greatly interest you as a citizen. But as an investor, how concerned should you be with the results of the presidential and congressional elections?
KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – Trendmaker Homes has purchased 38 acres of land in Katy, Fort Bend County for a new, gated, 131-home subdivision. It will be called Haven at Seven Lakes and will be located directly off the Westpark Tollway at Katy Gaston Road.
AUSTIN (Covering Katy News) - The Texas Restaurant Association is joining the battle against human trafficking. The trade organization has opened a resource center for restaurants to take immediate action that provides a way out for the victim of modern day slavery.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Fulshear Katy area Chamber of Commerce held a rope cutting at Touchstone District Service's new office on Tuesday.
FULSHEAR (Covering Katy News) - There will soon be a Toasted Yolk restaurant at the northeast corner of FM 359 and FM 1093 in Fulshear. Toasted Yolk is specializes in breakfast and lunch.
If you’re fortunate, you’ll live independently and in good health throughout your retirement years. However, if you ever needed some type of long-term care, such as a stay in a nursing home, would you be financially prepared?
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Katy based U.S. Silica Holdings has promoted Brad Casper to the role of President as part of the Company's long-term succession planning, with Bryan Shinn continuing as U.S. Silica's Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors.
KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The the soon to be opening VillaSport Athletic Club and Health Spa is hosting a job fair on Saturday, January 11 from 9 a.m.–12 p.m. to fill more than 250 full-time and part-time positions.
HOUSTON – A former general manager and partial owner of a Florida-based energy company was sentenced to 48 months in prison today for his role in a scheme to corruptly secure contracts from Venezuela’s state-owned and state-controlled energy company, Petroleos de Venezuela S.A. (PDVSA).
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) – Domino’s Pizza is building a new supply chain center on Igloo Road in Katy and it will mean about 85 new jobs when it opens in the fourth quarter of this year. The facility will crank out about 20,000 dough balls per day that will be used by 300 Domino’s l…
KATY, HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Gloria’s Latin Cuisine plans a Fall 2020 opening at the growing Katy Grand shopping center. The Salvadoran and Tex-Mex restaurant will be located at 23333 Grand Circle Boulevard near the intersection of the Katy Freeway and Highway 99.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - USA Shutters on Baker Road in Katy has been building beautiful plantation shutters for 20 years and now they’re selling factory direct to the customer.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Kura Sushi, a fast-growing technology-enabled Japanese restaurant concept, is now open in Katy. Its unique theme allows customers to choose food from a conveyor belt that pass by as they dine. Customers can also place specific orders and they too are delivered on …
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - Houston-area employers added 19,000 jobs in November, lead by a surge in hiring in the trade, transportation and utilities sector, Workforce Solutions announced Friday.
CONROE (Covering Katy News) - Consolidated Communications has announce the addition of Wes Martin as director of commercial sales. Martin will serve as the market leader for commercial business sales in Texas, which includes the company’s Conroe, Lufkin, Katy and greater Houston service ar…
KATY (Covering Katy News)—The area’s population growth, and how to manage it, were among the key topics discussed at a State of the Region event sponsored Tuesday by the Fulshear-Katy Area Chamber of Commerce.
CYPRESS (Covering Katy News) — Local Bar is a fixture at Katy's Villagio Town Center and now the owners are opening a second location in Bridgeland, a master planned community. Local Bar is located at Lakeland Village Center, 10615 Fry Rd.
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - The Cigna insurance company has told Memorial Hermann it will end its commercial contract on March 16, 2020. The move will impact the care of an estimated 178,000 people who are currently insured by Cigna and are utilizing doctors who are in the Memorial Herman…
KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - BurgerIM, a fast-growing burger chain has opened its second Katy area location at the intersection of Westheimer Parkway and Roesner Road.
DALLAS - (Covering Katy News) - When Boeing grounded its 737 MAX aircraft, it created a stressful time for the employees of Southwest Airlines. Employees kept customers flying even without the availability of many of its planes. Now Southwest plans to guarantee that its employees see some of…
WASHINGTON (Texas Tribune) — Congress on Tuesday reached an agreement with the Trump administration on a new North American free trade deal, leading lawmakers and business leaders in Texas to breathe a sigh of relief.
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - CITGO Petroleum Corporation reported strong financial and operational performance as the Board of Directors reviewed with the Shareholder the company's performance during the first nine months of 2019 at a meeting at CITGO headquarters in Houston.
KATY, HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Popeyes will be opening soon on South Mason Road at Royal Montreal Drive across from the Aldi Store. Popeyes offers guests a New Orleans style menu featuring crunchy chicken, chicken tenders, fried shrimp, and other regional favorites.
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan has sued three insulin manufacturers and four pharmaceutical benefit managers, accusing them of an insulin pricing scheme.
AUSTIN (Covering Katy News) - The Texas Supreme Court on Friday denied attempts by Volkswagen to dismiss lawsuits filed by Harris County, Fort Bend County, the state of Texas and others arising from the Volkswagen emissions scandal.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Two businesses that are new to Katy are coming to the Stableside at Falcon Landing shopping center operated by NewQuest Properties. Play Street Museum and Island Fin Poke Co. are joining the lineup of businesses in the 32-acre development anchored by a Kroger Sign…
Why do you invest? For many people, here’s the answer: “I invest because I want to enjoy a comfortable retirement.” And that’s certainly a great reason, because all of us should regularly put money away for when we’re retired. But you can also benefit by investing in your family and your community.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - The chairman of the board of Weatherford International, William E. Macaulay, died unexpectedly late last week according to a company statement. The company announced Macaulay's death on Monday, Dec. 2, 2019.