Articles in Local Business

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Full-service florist blossoms with large selection, personalized service for over 30 years

by Johnston Farrow on

Forget internet florists. Flowers of Kingwood proves there’s a place for independently owned floral shops that provide expert, personal customer service and a wide array of flowers and plants to match every occasion.... Read full article

Man’s best friend: Pet Ranch specialty pet store going Kingwood strong for 40 years

by Johnston Farrow on

Over four decades in, Pet Ranch owners Kent and Jan Stevens know their customers, and their beloved animals, pretty well. The store recently celebrated its 40th anniversary, with 20 of those in their current location in King Crossing shopping center.... Read full article

Mr. Freeze: 24-year-old business owner beats the heat with Kingwood nitro ice cream shop

by Johnston Farrow on

Part mad scientist, part Willy Wonka, 24-year-old Shane Edwards whips up frosty delights and showcases the wonders of science through his business, Sub Zero Nitrogen Ice Cream, located in Kingwood.... Read full article

How to optimize your Google My Business listings

by Mark Linabury on

Knowing that Google is Master of the Universe when it comes to search engine use and new customers finding your business, it is vital to understand how important your Google My Business listings are to ranking higher in Google search results.... Read full article

Kingwood PC Repair’s personal touch and love of computers drives a thriving business

by Johnston Farrow on

A fascination with computers and the desire to help people launched Ross Davis’ thriving computer repair career. Started in 2008 from his home, Davis expanded as a brick-and-mortar shop in Kingwood in 2012.... Read full article

Tutoring business builds the confidence of local children to succeed in the classroom

by Johnston Farrow on

Getting behind in class because a concept or lesson doesn’t make sense can be an intimidating and daunting problem for children that can get exponentially worse if they don’t get the help they need.... Read full article

Jewelry hobbyist transforms passion into cornerstone local women's boutique

by Johnston Farrow on

After years of making her own jewelry, Cyrese Jezek decided it was time to take a leap of faith in herself and her talents and open her own boutique.... Read full article

Local Influence donating more than $50,000 in advertising to once flooded businesses

by Local Influence on

Local Influence is donating more than $50,000 in advertising & marketing to once flooded businesses. To qualify, businesses need to be locally owned and located in the Lake Houston Area.... Read full article

Gadget MD - Rooted in the Livable Forest

by Charlene Singletary on

Atif Ilyas, the founder and owner, is a native of Kingwood. He opened the doors of the very first Gadget MD right here in our community and has since expanded to 16 locations throughout the Houston area.... Read full article

How to prepare your business for a hurricane

by Your Local ServiceMaster on

Safety and survival are always your number one priority when facing a hurricane, but if time and conditions allow, you want to prepare your business to weather the storm, too.... Read full article