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Eight One Opening Second Fashion Sneaker Boutique Location in Spring Branch

By |2018-08-31T18:50:34+00:00August 31st, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig Carlos De Los Santos Jr. has always had a passion for sneakers and has been running the go-to spot for the hottest styles in Midtown. Now he wants to share that passion with those living and working where he grew up and now lives — the Spring Branch District. “Growing up [...]

Grandma Noodle Will Make You Feel Right at Home in Spring Branch

By |2018-08-31T18:51:39+00:00August 7th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, Residential|

Beef Bulgogi BiBimBob (before stirring) Our expert stirring the BiBimBob BiBimBob (after stirring) JjamPong (spicy seafood noodle soup) Kimchi pancake and vegetables by Dorothy Puch Lillig Blink and you might miss the sign on the corner of Hammerly Boulevard and Gessner Road letting you know you’ve found “Grandma [...]

‘Ride On In’ for a Drink at Cobble & Spoke in Spring Branch

By |2018-08-03T12:57:31+00:00August 3rd, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, My Spring Branch, Residential|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig In the 19th and early 20th centuries, athletes sometimes drank beer to replenish water and minerals in the body. “Beer was the first sports drink,” says Kyle Steck, who today offers an array of beer choices to quench the thirst of both athletes and non-athletes alike at his new craft beer [...]

Tres Amigos: Out of this World Tres Leches in Spring Branch — and Maybe Soon Beyond

By |2018-07-13T13:50:27+00:00June 28th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, Community, Residential|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig Tres leches cake The Spring Branch District’s newest “panadería” may be expanding to other areas soon. “Business has been great,” said Robert Dihu, partner in Tres Amigos Bakery, located at 10064 Long Point Rd., Houston, 77055. “The area is perfect for what we were looking for,” he added. “While having [...]

Thrive+: Out of the Shark Tank and ‘Thriving’ in the Spring Branch District

By |2018-07-13T13:50:28+00:00June 28th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, Residential|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig You may remember him from ABC's Shark Tank, where he pitched his product earlier this year. Houston area native Brooks Powell, founder of Thrive+ Health Inc., has a product he says mitigates the negative effects of alcohol. It works by reducing short-term alcohol withdrawal, replacing lost vitamins, and providing your liver [...]

The Cannon: Launching Businesses from the Spring Branch District

By |2018-07-13T13:50:28+00:00June 13th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig From technology firms to media and marketing enterprises to oil and gas businesses, 75 companies now call the Spring Branch District’s The Cannon home. They will have more officemates soon. The Cannon is currently located in a 20,000-square-foot space on Brittmoore Road, but construction on a 120,000-square-foot space is underway next [...]

TRIO Pre-Apprenticeship Program: ’Direct Pathway to Lucrative Career’ for Spring Branch Students

By |2018-07-13T13:50:28+00:00May 29th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, Community|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig As the school year winds down in the Spring Branch Independent School District, a group of high school students completing their junior year are preparing to participate in a “boot camp” this summer. They’re not trying to join a military organization or complete an exercise program. If they make it through [...]