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Tomball appoints police chief as new assistant city manager

The city of Tomball has approved the appointment of police Chief Rob Hauck as its new assistant city manager. more »

Apr 16, 2014 Tomball | Magnolia

Kroger Marketplace prepares for April 11 opening

Residents in Spring and Tomball will not have to go far for many of their consumer needs, as a new Kroger Marketplace will open at 24350 Kuykendahl Road April 11, featuring more than 120,000 square feet of groceries, gas, pharmaceutical needs and eve more »

Apr 9, 2014 Tomball | Magnolia

Ken Walden has volunteered as the station agent at Tomball’s Historic Downtown Depot since 2007.

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Ken Walden

Ken Walden, volunteer “station agent,” looks exactly like he belongs in the Tomball train Depot. more »

Apr 2, 2014 Tomball | Magnolia

The Baker Hughes Western Hemisphere Education center is located at FM 2920 and FM 2978.

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Baker Hughes facility in Tomball nears completion

The Baker Hughes Western Hemisphere Education Center is set to open within the next couple of months in Tomball and is expected to not only bring tens of thousands of employees through the facility each year, but also to net millions of dollars more »

Apr 2, 2014 Tomball | Magnolia

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Coming Soon: Alexan Creekside

Alexan Creekside, a new apartment complex in Tomball at 8627 Hufsmith Road, is under construction and now leasing. more »

Oct 14, 2013 Tomball | Magnolia Impacts

Now Open: Walt's Shoe Shop

Walt’s Shoe Shop opened Aug. 26 at 1231 Alma St., Tomball. This is the second shoe and boot repair shop for owners Walt and Lisa Klein, who have owned a similar store at 18720 Hwy. 249, Ste. E, Houston for 19 years. more »

Oct 14, 2013 Tomball | Magnolia Impacts

Coming Soon: Super Yummy Mongolian Grill

Super Yummy Mongolian Grill will open in late October or early November at the Tomball Marketplace at 14257 FM 2920, Ste. 160, Tomball. more »

Sep 19, 2013 Tomball | Magnolia Impacts

Now Open: Edible Arrangements

Edible Arrangements opened in August at the Tomball Marketplace Shopping Center at 14257 FM 2920, Ste. 170. more »

Sep 19, 2013 Tomball | Magnolia Impacts

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The Pollo Rosmarino is sauteed with garlic, mushrooms and fresh rosemary ($11.25).

Photo by George Mattingly

Gianna Italian Kitchen

Although managing a successful restaurant is far from an easy task, Michael Reno—owner of Gianna Italian Kitchen in Tomball—seems to have the secret figured out. more »

Jul 31, 2013 Tomball | Magnolia

The Los Arcos club is a special banquet room where large groups can make reservations.

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Los Arcos

Mexican and Tex-Mex restaurants are easy to find in the Houston area, but the owners of Tomball’s Los Arcos aim to take authentic Mexican dining to the next level through both the restaurant’s menu and atmosphere. more »

May 2, 2013 Tomball | Magnolia

Bun Thit Nurong is a rice noodle dish served with grilled pork or chicken, egg rolls and shredded lettuce.

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Pho Tomball

Between all the fried goodies, southern comfort food and Tex-Mex dishes, it can be easy for people who eat out in Houston to come to the conclusion that tasty food cannot be healthy. more »

Mar 7, 2013 Tomball | Magnolia

Goodson’s Cafe, one of the oldest in the Tomball area, is widely regarded as Tomball’s hometown cafe.

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Goodson’s Cafe

Since opening in 1950, Goodson’s Cafe has always billed itself as Tomball’s own hometown cafe, a title which many residents are inclined to agree with. more »

Feb 7, 2013 Tomball | Magnolia

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Five music stages, 175 street vendors, a petting zoo, carnival, and arts and crafts highlight the annual German Heritage Festival in downtown Tomball. more »

The Tomball Regional Arts Council presents its “Margaritas and Masterpieces” event. more »

Lone Star College–Tomball presents its production of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical “The Music Man.” more »

The Greater Houston Quarter Horse Association hosts an open horse show featuring all breeds. more »