Category Archives: Asian Community Alert

California Fires

For latest on fires in northern and southern California, go to http://calfire.ca.gov and to see a state map of current fires.       Photo Courtesy: WFDD Radio Over 8,000 firefighters are fighting 21 wildfires that have burned 191,437 acres in California.  … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Community Alert, National News, Travel | Tagged ,

Missing Dallas Area Child

Sherin Mathews (3 years old) – Photo courtesy: Missing.com An Amber Alert is in effect to find 3 year-old Sherin Mathews.  The child was last seen on Oct 7, 2017  today in Richardson, Texas near Dallas. Police believe Sherin Mathews to … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Community, Asian Community Alert, Asian Community Houston, Asian Community News, Missing Persons, National News, News Alert | Tagged ,

FEMA Disaster Recovery Center New Hours of Operation

FEMA announced new hours of operation for State of Texas/FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers, starting September 25, 2017. There are 40 centers in the 60 counties that were included in the Texas federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Harvey and the flooding that followed. … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Community, Asian Community Alert, Asian Community Houston, Community Alert, Harris County News, Houston News, Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Recovery | Tagged , ,

Houston Mayor Update on Removal of Harvey Storm Debris

  Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner says landfills will operate  around the clock to remove Hurricane Harvey storm debris from homes and buildings in the city.  Texas Governor Greg Abbott granted the mayor’s request and arranged for the Texas Commission on … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Community Alert, Asian Community Houston, Community Alert, Harris County News, Houston News | Tagged , , ,

Hurricane Irma & Hurricane Harvey

Moody Analytics’ preliminary estimate is that Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Harvey caused $150 billion to $200 billion in damage to homes, buildings and vehicles, ABC News reports. As of 8:59 a.m. Eastern Time Tuesday, Florida Sert reported 5,540,981 people were without power. At 10:18 a.m. … Continue reading

Posted in Airline Travel, Airports, America Remembers, Asian Community, Asian Community Alert, Asian Community Houston, Asian Community News, Flood News, Florida News, Florida Tourism, Harris County News, Houston News, National News, Orlando News | Tagged , ,

Tropical Storm Irma – Monday

Graphic courtesy: NHC, NOAA, NWS This morning Florida is waking up to massive power outages, flooding, rising water, debris, downed trees and power lines after Hurricane Irma hit the state and the Florida Keys hard on Sunday.  Overnight, Hurricane Irma headed … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Community Alert, Florida News, Hurricane Season, National News | Tagged ,

Houston Mayor Orders Evacuation in West Houston

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner ordered people remaining in flooded homes and apartments in an area of west Houston to leave now.  Mayor Turner also ordered Centerpoint Energy to shut off the electricity to the flooded homes and buildings, starting at 7 a.m. … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Community, Asian Community Alert, Asian Community Houston, Harris County News, Houston Crime News, Houston News, National News | Tagged , ,