Here is a roundup of business and development news around Pearland and Friendswood.
Southside Boardshop opened at 19760 Gulf Freeway, Webster, inside Baybrook Square, in August. Owner Eric Visentin began skating in the late 1980s in his hometown in Seabrook and bought a South Houston skate park in 2007. The business has grown, and the new location is a full-service skate shop that sells apparel and gear and repairs skateboards. The boardshop’s Webster location is its third. 832-932-5010. www.southsideskatepark.com
JLB Eatery celebrated its opening with the Friendswood Chamber of Commerce in early September. The restaurant at 145 N. Friendswood Drive, Friendswood, serves burgers, fish and chips, Cajun wings, pork chops, quesadillas, steak fries, wraps and other dishes. 281-816-5003. www.thejlbeatery.com
Legacy Home Decor on Oct. 16 reopened at a new location: 2202 N. Park Ave., Pearland. The new address is a mile from where the business was before it lost its retail lease and was forced to move to online selling only. Legacy Home Decor sells furniture, wreaths, handmade signs, candles, holiday decorations and other decor. 281-740-4403. www.shoplegacydecor.com