Shop Local — and Give Local — For the Holidays in the Spring Branch District

By |2018-12-18T18:05:14+00:00December 18th, 2018|Business, Community, Residential|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig Only a few days left to shop for Christmas gifts, and only a few more days after that to make a tax-deductible donation to charity before the end of the year. Why not take care of both at once by supporting a nonprofit in the Spring Branch District? Here are a [...]

Luck O’ The Spring Branch District Landing New Irish Bar ‘Hugh O’Connors’

By |2018-12-12T17:25:10+00:00December 12th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig When news of Houston’s The Gorgeous Gael bar closing hit social media, the response ranged from the expected: “Oh no! I’m sorry to see you go,” to downright dramatic: “There is a dark cloud looming over Rice Village.” Rice Village’s loss is the Spring Branch District’s gain as the owners of [...]

The Holidays in Spring Branch Are Looking Merry — And Are About to Get Brighter

By |2018-12-06T16:59:40+00:00December 6th, 2018|Business, Community|

The Spring Branch Management District is looking to spread some holiday cheer among local businesses and the community with three fun opportunities to get in the spirit in Spring Branch this month. Spring Branch District businesses are invited to register by Dec. 7 for the District’s first-ever Holiday Decorating Contest. Show off your most creative [...]

Reminder Small Business Awards: Submit Your Nominations by Jan. 9

By |2018-11-29T15:06:19+00:00November 29th, 2018|Business|

Please do not miss out on recognizing a deserving small business in your community... get your nominations in (less than 45 days remaining)! It's Small Business Awards Season! Celebrate awesome small businesses (and those that help them) with the US Small Business Administration! Did you know that our awards event last year attracted over 500 [...]

‘Everything You Need Is Here’ at Zócalo in the Spring Branch District

By |2018-11-30T10:48:58+00:00November 15th, 2018|Business, Community, Real Estate Corner|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig Many in the Spring Branch District may know the property as Hammerly Walk Apartments, but 8787 Hammerly recently got a name change. It’s now known as “Zócalo.” And the changes don’t stop there. The Spring Branch District recently asked the property’s co-owner, Chula Reynolds of Point Reyes Management, a few questions [...]

Holiday Decoration Contest

By |2018-11-13T21:00:23+00:00November 13th, 2018|Business, Community, Residential|

HOLIDAY DECORATION CONTEST for Spring Branch Businesses REGISTRATION ENDS DEC 7 winners announced at Spring Branch District Christmas Social December 12 @6:30 9610 LONG POINT FREE PARKING & REFRESHMENTS KICK IT OFF WITH OUR SPECIAL FIRST HOLIDAY LIGHTING CEREMONY at Gessner @Long Point at 6pm FOR RESERVATIONS CALL 832 819 8870 JUDGING CATEGORIES INCLUDE : [...]

HCC Happenings in November

By |2018-11-07T14:30:30+00:00November 7th, 2018|Business|

Engineering Entrepreneurs-Turning Ideas into New Products & Services Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 8:30am-12:00pm, HCC Alief Hayes, Room A319/A320 This seminar is not just for “engineers”. It is about engineering (as a verb – i.e. “developing”) the skills of entrepreneurs of all kinds. For entrepreneurs, engineering students, practicing engineers and small business owners pursuing product development. [...]