The 3 Best Pizza Destinations Nearby

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Did you know that Italians once considered pizza a meal for peasants? Originally, the baked dough was covered in herbs and spices, but that changed after baker Raffaele Esposito created a pizza for Queen Margherita that consisted of red tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, and green basil. The ingredients represented the colors of the Italian flag, and it […]

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Get Your Caffeine Fix in College Station


Of course there are several Starbucks locations within a few miles of Rise at Northgate. In fact, the closest is only a four-minute walk away. But sometimes you want something that feels a little less corporate. Never fear, there are several great coffee shops within a few miles of Rise at Northgate. Sweet Eugene’s (1702 George […]

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Post Oak Mall is Just Ten Minutes Away

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Post Oak Mall is a short drive away, and it’s where many College Station residents head when they need to do a little shopping. In addition to retail shops, it’s also home to three sit-down restaurants. Highlights include: Accessories Samuels Jewelers – Samuels Jewelers has helped create perfect memories for more than 125 years. The company’s diamond tradition […]

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