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Tu Casa Realty serves Spring Branch homebuyers for 25 years

By | March 31st, 2014|Business, Business Spotlight|

Photo Courtesy of Ev1 Pro When Tu Casa Realty opened the doors of its Pech Road offices on February 27 for a party to celebrate 25 years of serving Spring Branch families, Armando Valdes was quick to point out he'd been involved in real estate long before that. "I opened a real estate [...]

In the Garden: Transporting Visitors to a Unique Landscaping Resource

By | February 4th, 2014|Business Spotlight, Community|

When you’re In the Garden at 1405 Cedar Post, you know you’re in a very special haven within Spring Branch. Owner Suzan Galvan, who became a naturalized citizen in 2012, brought with her from England a unique aesthetic which shows in the little retail shop that sprang from her husband Frank’s landscaping business. “We started collecting unusual pieces of [...]

Come & Get It! Aunt Pookies Great BBQ in Spring Branch

By | February 4th, 2014|Business Spotlight|

Aunt Pookies Barbecue and Grill has been serving Houston area diners for more than 40 years, but it wasn’t until Elias Audi bought the business in 1982 that mouth-watering barbecue debuted on the menu.Back in 1968, the restaurant got its start as Aunt Pookies Old Sandwich Factory, featuring hamburgers and po-boys. Audi’s family emigrated from Jerusalem the following year, [...]