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Early Voting Underway for March 6th Primary

Bayland Community Center, 6400 Bissonnet in southwest Houston is one of 46 Early Voting locations in Harris County. With last week’s Florida school mass shooting and other issues on voters’ minds, early voting has begun for the March 6th Primary. … Continue reading

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CBC Chinese New Year

Houston’s Chinese Baptist Church celebrated Chinese New Year and the Year of the Dog with a potluck of roast, steamed, baked chicken, noodles and vegetables,steamed rice, desserts, candy and hot tea. The church’s Cantonese choir sang a popular New Year’s folk song. … Continue reading

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Lunar New Year Celebration

Video runs: 1:38 0:12 –Maggie Sun, Chinese Cultural Center Staff Houston turned out to celebrate the Lunar New Year at the Chinese Community Center.  Despite the light rain showers this morning, a colorful and festive celebration to welcome the Year … Continue reading

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Community Events

Now through Flu Season –Free flu shots at all Target and CVS pharmacies.  The Target free flu shots include a $5 Target coupon at Target only. Check with your local health departments on where you can get free flu shots, too. Some … Continue reading

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Parkland Florida High School Shooting

Photos: Twitter     The Broward Sheriff’s Office says 17 people were killed yesterday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. The school shooting, one of the deadliest, happened on Valentine’s Day. Some 14 people were injured and a … Continue reading

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Federal Money for Hurricane Harvey Cities and Counties in Texas

Runs: 3:19 0:15 – Texas Governor Greg Abbott 1:35 — Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner Texas Governor Gregg Abbott announced more federal money for Texas to rebuild and reduce the risk of flooding for cities and counties hard-hit by Hurricane Harvey … Continue reading

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Houston Mayor Urges City Council to Adopt Flood Law Changes

Hurricane Harvey flooding in Houston (left) and near Meyerland (right) on August 27-29,2017. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner wants City Council to quickly approve changes in flood laws for new home and building construction.  Below is the mayor’s statement on the proposed flood ordinance changes. “I … Continue reading

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