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Sakekawa Japanese Sushi & Steak House

At Sakekawa Japanese Steak House, diners are in for a show as well as a creative and distinctive meal. more »

Mar 12, 2014 The Woodlands

The Woodlands Athletic Center served as a training site for several U.S. Olympic diving teams.

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The Woodlands Athletic Center

George Mitchell initiated the development of The Woodlands Athletic Center as a recreational facility to attract new residents to the area more than three decades ago. more »

Mar 12, 2014 The Woodlands

The Estates Woodland apartment community is under construction off FM 2978 in Magnolia near The Woodlands.

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Tomball, Magnolia see surge in apartment complexes

The number of apartments in Tomball and Magnolia has increased nearly 50 percent in the last two years as developers build new apartment communities to keep up with demand. more »

Mar 5, 2014 Tomball | Magnolia

LSC–Tomball moving forward with expansion plans after failed bond

Lone Star College–Tomball is continuing to move forward with part of its expansion plans even after the college system’s $497 million bond proposal failed in the May 2013 election. more »

Mar 5, 2014 , Tomball | Magnolia

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Crawfish at Crawdaddy's is served with shrimp, corn, potatoes and mushrooms.

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Crawdaddy's offers Cajun cuisine in Magnolia

At Magnolia's new Crawdaddy's Cajun Cafe, the signature dish is a mound of boiled crawfish, shrimp, corn, potatoes and mushrooms. more »

Jun 21, 2013 On the Town

Blue Mug Cafe is a new fast, casual restaurant in The Woodlands.

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Blue Mug Cafe offers gourmet meals in minutes

Blue Mug Cafe in The Woodlands offers customers gourmet meals in minutes and encourages them to relax in the restaurant for as long as they'd like. more »

Apr 24, 2013 On the Town

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Mantra, on Mason Road, serves an English-influenced Indian cuisine, including a variety of curries.

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Mantra owners Mahesh and Rupa Oberoi have been serving Houston area residents quality, fresh Indian food for more than 30 years. more »

Nov 27, 2013 Katy

Crabby Daddy, featuring its distinctive crab statue on Rayford Road in Spring, opened in 2000.

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Crabby Daddy

Crabby Daddy Seafood & Steakhouse on Rayford Road serves fresh seafood from all over the world purchased directly from fisherman, crabbers, netters, oystermen and farmers. more »

Sep 12, 2013 The Woodlands

Umami's Las Vegas Roll ($14) is filled with crabsticks and topped with a spicy tuna crawfish mix.

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Umami Grill & Sushi

Walking in to Umami Grill & Sushi, diners are instantly transported to a quiet, relaxed atmosphere—a stark difference from the bright, busy FM 1488 road where it is located. more »

Sep 5, 2013 Tomball | Magnolia

The Red Oak salad ($9.99) is a one of the many healthy options served at Red Oak Grill.

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Red Oak Grill

Nestled in a shopping center off Mason Road, Red Oak Grill has been serving homemade American and Mediterranean cuisine to Katy residents for eight years. more »

Aug 21, 2013 Katy