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Brand New Neighborhood Open for Residents

2020-01-17T10:32:14-06:00January 17th, 2020|Business, Business Spotlight|

By Christina Autry Riverway Homes is rolling out a brand-new subdivision in the Spring Branch District designed to reflect the best aspects of urban and suburban living. Since their grand opening at the end of November, Spring Valley Point subdivision has attracted throngs of potential homebuyers. Located at the intersection of Long [...]

Magnol French Baking: A ‘True’ French Bakery in the Spring Branch District

2019-12-18T21:13:57-06:00December 18th, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight|

Early Success Leads to Plans for Satellite Bakeries by Dorothy Puch Lillig “Beguiling” may not be the most obvious adjective for tarts from a local bakery but then Magnol French Baking isn’t your usual local bakery. With much fanfare, Spring Branch’s Magnol French Baking opened in Spring 2019 as a wholesale and retail bakery. When [...]

East Spring Branch Food Pantry — Spring Branch’s ‘Good Neighbor’

2019-12-18T20:58:03-06:00December 18th, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight|

For the last six years, the East Spring Branch Food Pantry has been awarded the “Good Neighbor Award” by the Spring Branch Independent School District and, in 2015, the pantry received the Bandini Award for being the best food pantry by the Houston Food Bank. A recent expansion helps the food pantry be an even [...]

Lift Weights and Your Mood at Blink Fitness

2019-12-18T19:43:01-06:00December 18th, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight|

By Christina Autry With a new year on the horizon, Houstonians are no doubt considering their fitness and health resolutions. For beginners, even after taking the crucial first step and joining a gym, figuring out how to best use the equipment for your goals can be intimidating. Especially when comparing yourself to the evidently professional [...]

Highly-anticipated BORI Brings Elevated Korean BBQ Experience to Spring Branch

2019-12-18T19:38:32-06:00December 18th, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight|

By Dorothy Puch Lillig If there is one thing the owners of BORI in Houston are good at, besides serving up delicious elevated Korean barbecue, it’s building anticipation. It was a year ago on Dec. 14, 2018, when it was made “Facebook official” that BORI was “coming soon,” posted along with #thebestkoreanbbq. Spring Branch District [...]

Marq’E Center’s Soccer Hub is Houston’s Newest Soccer Training and Party Zone

2019-12-18T19:31:44-06:00December 18th, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight|

The unpredictable Houston weather can put a cramp in any aspiring soccer player’s training schedule. A new training facility at Houston’s Marq’E Entertainment Centre solves this problem. With a FIFA-certified futsal field, Soccer Hub Houston is a great option for individual soccer training, team events and even youth and adult leagues. Soccer Hub first opened [...]

Creativity Blooms in Spring Branch

2019-12-18T19:22:11-06:00December 18th, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight|

By Christina Autry Credit Aaron James Najera What started as a cost-saving, DIY project for her wedding developed into a small business that Kyra Berkman is passionate about. “Designing the flowers for my wedding this year helped me realize how much I love creating floral arrangements,” Kyra says. This newfound talent, and the [...]