Dolce & Cafe: Bringing Warmth to Spring Branch With Every Cup, Crepe and Conversation

By |2018-10-17T11:53:59+00:00October 17th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, Community, Residential|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig Spring Branch District’s Dolce & Cafe is woman-owned, woman-managed and so it is not at all surprising that it is also woman-inspired. “Most of our flavors come from our French grandmother who was an extraordinary family cook that everyone admired,” said owner Sanya, who opened the cafe this past May. “Now [...]

HCC Happenings in October

By |2018-10-15T08:56:44+00:00October 15th, 2018|Business|

The Entrepreneur in You – Channeling Your Personality into Small Business Success Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 8:30am-4:30pm, HCC Alief Hayes, Room A319/A320 This workshop is part of Houston Community College’s new Practical Entrepreneurship Workshop series, specially developed for entrepreneurs who are either planning to start a business, in the early stages of launch or planning [...]

Deadline extended for the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses’ Fall session!

By |2018-10-09T10:36:27+00:00October 9th, 2018|Business|

You asked. We listened. Application deadline extended to October 19th! With Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses, you will gain practical business skills to help you take your business to the next level. Apply Negotiation Tactics your business needs. Know when to stand your ground and when to budge to make a deal great. Identify Growth [...]

‘Elevated’ Mexican Sandwiches – And More – at Elevate in the Spring Branch District

By |2018-10-04T10:34:31+00:00October 4th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, Residential|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig Under new ownership and a new vision, Mr. Torta in Spring Branch is getting a makeover. You may have noticed the new Elevate name adorning the storefront at 9405 Long Point Road, Houston 77055. The sign is advertising “cemitas and dulces.” You say cemitas. I see tortas. Once inside, you will [...]

Sabor y Sazón: Bringing Peruvian Flavors and Culture to Spring Branch

By |2018-10-03T15:16:01+00:00October 3rd, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, Residential|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig Papa a La Huancaina According to the infamous Michelin Guide, traditional Peruvian cuisine can be divided geographically into three branches: seaside, mountain and rainforest. We don’t have any of that geography in Houston, but we do have Sabor y Sazón. Located at 9401 Clay Rd. Suite 110, in the [...]

Upcoming HCC Small Business Happenings

By |2018-09-24T09:09:06+00:00September 24th, 2018|Business|

Real Estate Investment and Brokerage Seminar September 28, 10:00 am-2:00 pm - HCC Spring Branch – Commons Featured Topics:  Why Invest in Real Estate; Types of Real Estate; Return on Small Real Estate Investment; Advantages and Disadvantages of Different Types of Commercial Real Estate; Real Estate Economic Cycle; Speculation in Real Estate and Consequences; Potential Profits from Real Estate Investment [...]

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 [...]