Category Archives: Asian Community

Asia Society Texas Lunar New Year 2019

Asia Society Texas volunteers had free fun and a show for shoppers at the Galleria Mall in Houston, Texas last Sunday and this weekend to ring in the Year of the Pig and the Lunar New Year. Advertisements

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2019 Lunar New Year Festival in Houston

The Chinese Community Center in Houston welcomed hundreds of visitors on Saturday, February 9th to celebrate the Lunar New Year.  2019 is the Year of the Boar or Pig, a year of doing well financially, according to http://www.chinahighlights.com.  The Lunar New Year also … Continue reading

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Lunar and Chinese New Year 2019

With lots going on in February,  Houston, Texas is known for its diversity and multi-culture population.  Skaters and shoppers at the Galleria Mall were impressed by the creative frozen greeting to celebrate the 2019 Lunar and Chinese New Year, the Year of the … Continue reading

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Election Tuesday Results – Texas

Here are the Office of the Secretary of State 2018 General Election Results for the November 6, 2018 Mid-Term Elections in Texas. https://enrpages.sos.state.tx.us/public/nov06_331_state.htm As of this morning, with 99% of Texas precincts reporting,  incumbent U.S. Senator Ted Cruz will be … Continue reading

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Election Tuesday Results – Harris County

Houston and Harris County went blue on Election Day, November 6th with a majority of voters going Straight Democratic Party on races. The Harris County Election Division reported 1,209,358 of 2,307,654 registered voters or 52.41% voted in the Mid-Term Election for federal, … Continue reading

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State Fair of Texas

The State Fair of Texas is one of the two largest state fairs in the United States. The other is in Minnesota.  The state fair is held every Fall in Dallas. It opened for the first time on October 26, 1886. Some 14,000 … Continue reading

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Flu Season and Flu Shots 2018-2019

  Flu season 2018-2019 is here. Texas health officials advise infants and people 6 months and older to get vaccinated against the flu. The annual flu season starts in October and runs mostly through the winter months into next year. If you … Continue reading

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Hawaii’s Soldiers of Light Visits Houston

Above, “Come As You Are” and “You Lift Me Up” performed by Soldiers of Light. As thunderstorms loomed early Sunday evening, the young voices of Hawaii’s Soldiers of Light Choir lit up the night in Houston, Texas.  Tonight, the Soldiers of … Continue reading

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Hurricane Florence Relief from Houston

Here is a list of Houston, Texas  churches and groups collecting donated supplies and paying it forward to help people recover from Hurricane Florence in North Carolina and South Carolina. Above, volunteers at the Houston Pays It Forward Hurricane Florence Donation … Continue reading

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Houston Pays It Forward Hurricane Florence Donation Drive

Runs: 2:21 Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner Rick Smaile/Volunteer Update Wednesday, September 26, 2018: On Friday, September 28th, Mayor Turner is scheduled to deliver relief items collected during last weekend’s Houston Pays it Forward Hurricane Florence Donation Drive to Columbia, South Carolina. … Continue reading

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