Woodlands Area
Water restrictions still in effect for MUD 386
The Woodlands Township
| June 24, 2016
Water restrictions still in effect for MUD 386

Harris-Montgomery Counties Municipal Utility District No. 386, the “District,” recently triggered Stage 2 of its Drought Contingency and High Water Demand Plan for the Harris County Portion of the Distr...

Business
The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce celebrates new members
Ellie Pfahl
| June 22, 2016
The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce celebrates new members

The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce held their monthly Meet the New Members event on Tuesday, June 21 from 5:30 – 7:30 at CRISP in The Woodlands at 2520 Research Forest Drive.

Car & Automotive
Aid may be available to repair or replace vehicles damaged by April floods
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
| May 10, 2016
Aid may be available to repair or replace vehicles damaged by April floods

Texans whose vehicles were damaged or destroyed by this April’s flooding may be eligible to receive federal assistance to repair or replace the vehicle per FEMA.

Restaurants & Food
SandwichesRule welcomes Summer to The Woodlands
SandwichesRule
| May 31, 2016
SandwichesRule welcomes Summer to The Woodlands

Summer is here and you know that means...it's time to steer that mini van to DQ, give in to your kids' soft serve addiction (let's face — yours too) and get your summer body started off right!

Education & School
Celebrate unique knowledge on Embrace Your Geekness Day
Susan Love Fitts Communications
| June 27, 2016
Celebrate unique knowledge on Embrace Your Geekness Day

What is your brain’s super power? Math? Science? Reading? Computers? All of the above? None of the above?

Entertainment, Arts & Music
Woodlands Symphony Artistic Director Darryl Bayer named Grand Marshal
Kelly Dietrich
| June 27, 2016
Woodlands Symphony Artistic Director Darryl Bayer named Grand Marshal

South County 4th of July Parade Committee’s 41st Annual 4th of July Parade will take place July 4 starting at 9:00 a.m. in The Woodlands Town Center.

Family Life
Woodlands Online hosting summer scavenger hunt for local families
Woodlands Online Staff
| June 10, 2016
Woodlands Online hosting summer scavenger hunt for local families

Summer is here, and Woodlands Online wants to get families out of the house and into the fun with a Summer Scavenger Hunt contest.

Government
Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal suspended without pay following indictment
Woodlands Online Staff
| June 28, 2016
Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal suspended without pay following indictment

County Judge Craig Doyal has been suspended without pay per a Suspension Order from the State Commission on Judicial Conduct.

Health & Fitness
Houston Methodist urges community to take precautions for Zika
Simone DeMarco
| June 29, 2016
Houston Methodist urges community to take precautions for Zika

Physicians at Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital say local residents can protect themselves from the Zika virus with some common-sense precautions.

Home & Garden
Get custom home, furniture and greenspace advice and more at the Fall Home & Garden Show The Woodlands
Susan Love Fitts Communications
| June 28, 2016
Get custom home, furniture and greenspace advice and more at the Fall Home & Garden Show The Woodlands

The 14th Annual Fall Home & Garden Show The Woodlands will take place Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 13 and 14, 2016, at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, 1601 Lake Robbins Drive, Th...

Real Estate
Kristin Tidwell joins the Hearn team at RE/MAX The Woodlands & Spring
Susan Love Fitts Communications
| June 29, 2016
Kristin Tidwell joins the Hearn team at RE/MAX The Woodlands & Spring

Kristin Tidwell, a Veterans Land Board Certified Realtor, has joined The Hearn Team at RE/MAX The Woodlands & Spring as a Licensed Realtor Assistant to Tory Hearn.

Religion & Spirituality
The Woodlands UMC’s SMILE VBS provides fun place for children with special needs
Shelby Olive
| June 27, 2016
The Woodlands UMC’s SMILE VBS provides fun place for children with special needs

The Woodlands United Methodist Church is hosting its Special Blessings SMILE VBS, a three-day program tailored to children with special needs, July 25-27.

Sports
Strykers fall at home
Katie Hyer
| June 29, 2016
Strykers fall at home

The Strykers returned from two days off but were unable to get a win in front of the home crowd as they fell to Acadiana Cane Cutters 10-2.

Crime & Public Safety
Montgomery County Fire Marshal discusses fireworks safety and hazards (videos)
Woodlands Online Staff
| June 27, 2016
Montgomery County Fire Marshal discusses fireworks safety and hazards (videos)

Montgomery County Fire Marshal issues public service announcement on the use of fireworks on 4th of July.

Kids
Children's museum presents two days of magic starring Scott Hollingsworth and Professor Hughdini
Susan Love Fitts Communications
| June 23, 2016
Children's museum presents two days of magic starring Scott Hollingsworth and Professor Hughdini

The Woodlands Children’s Museum invites guests to step right up for a magic show.

Money, Finance & Insurance
Larry Harvey named Five Star Wealth Manager
Kimberly Willing
| June 24, 2016
Larry Harvey named Five Star Wealth Manager

HFG Wealth Management announced today that Founder and CEO, Larry A. Harvey, ChFC® has been honored again with the 2016 Five Star Wealth Manager Award by Five Star Professional.

Nonprofits, Groups & Clubs
Women’s Center seeks donations to help battered women escape domestic violence, become independent
Liz Grimm
| June 28, 2016
Women’s Center seeks donations to help battered women escape domestic violence, become independent

Attempt to take away her safety. Try to rob her self-respect or destroy her dignity. Yet at the end of the day, there’s one thing that can never be taken away … her education.

Opinions & Letters To Editor
Invasive Brown Anoles Spreading North
June 27, 2016
Invasive Brown Anoles Spreading North

Brown anoles are small lizards displacing our native green anoles. We hope to further document their existence in The Woodlands.

Outdoors
Township offers summer fun on Lake Woodlands
The Woodlands Township
| June 27, 2016
Township offers summer fun on Lake Woodlands

The Woodlands Township is home to two unique boathouses on the waterfront of Lake Woodlands.

Shopping
New Danville Store returns to Market Street, offers unique handmade items and gifts
Liz Grimm
| June 28, 2016
New Danville Store returns to Market Street, offers unique handmade items and gifts

Searching for that one-of-a-kind gift that also supports a great cause? Look no further! Back by popular demand, the New Danville Store has returned to Market Street.