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Weather and Travel

“The threat for severe weather and flash flooding continues across several spots across the country. An enhanced risk of severe thunderstorms is likely across parts of Oklahoma and Texas, with very large hail and damaging winds being the main concern. … Continue reading

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Community Events and Things to Do

******************************************************* For cheapest gas prices, visit http://www.gasbuddy.com For Metro Houston’s Park and Ride fares: https://www.ridemetro.org/Pages/ParkRide.aspx For things to do and free activities in Houston, http://www.visithoustontexas.com. Local churches and places of worship also have summer activities including Vacation Bible School,  summer camps, … Continue reading

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Mumps Outbreak at Harris County Jail

Photo: KHOU-TV Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez and Houston Health Department’s Dr. David Persse confirmed 7 cases of mumps at the Harris County Jail on Thursday, June 13th.  Some 300 inmates also have been quarantined   The confirmed mumps cases consist … Continue reading

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Hurricane Harvey Recovery Bills Signed

          Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner thanks Texas Governor Greg Abbott for supporting disaster relief legislation and preparedness at a  Gallery Furniture Store in Houston today. The governor signed 4 bills today. During Hurricane Harvey, Jim  McIngvale opened … Continue reading

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Harris County Phone Scams

Info graphic:  Harris County Sheriff Constable Precinct 4 Twitter “We’ve received reports from residents saying they have received suspicious phone calls from the Constable’s office stating that the person must make a payment, or risk going to jail. This is a … Continue reading

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Extreme Weather Ready Expo 2019 in Houston

Many came out Saturday to find out more about hurricane preparedness in downtown Houston.  Panel discussions including local weather forecasters and National Hurricane Center also were open to the public at George  R. Brown Convention Center. “I doesn’t matter how … Continue reading

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D-Day 75th Anniversary

Above, YouTube archive Global News video of the D-Day invasion on the beaches of Normandy, France on June 6, 1944. Today is the 75th anniversary of the Allied Forces invasion to liberate ally country France from German control.  The D-Day … Continue reading

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Summer Asian Salad

Here’s a cool, refreshing salad for the summer or anytime.  The salad dressing has been revised to be less oily. Serves 4. Vegetables: 4 cups shredded lettuce 3 cups shredded spinach 2 cups chopped tomatoes Dressing: 3  tablespoons oil 2 … Continue reading

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Maleah Davis Update

Updated June 4, 2019 —  Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner approved a request to light City Hall in pink on Sunday night, June 9th as a tribute to Maleah Davis.  Pink was the child’s favorite color.  No more charges have been … Continue reading

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Wobbly Wheel Scam Suspects Arrested in Houston

Houston Police have arrested two suspects in a two-month- long investigation into fraudulent activity called the “wobbly wheel” scam.  The suspects targeted drivers in  southwest Houston. Sam Yonko                                            Nick Stanley Photos:  Houston Police Department Sam Yonko (w/m, 31),  known as “Angel””,  is … Continue reading

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