Category Archives: Asian Community

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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Rice University Free Tuition to Eligible Students

  Rice University is making a college education more affordable to students from low-income and middle-income families. Under a new financial plan called The Rice Investment, full tuition and scholarships and grants will be offered to these students. Full tuition scholarships will … Continue reading

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Hurricane Harvey One Year Anniversary

It’s been a year since Hurricane Harvey changed many lives forever.  The 2017 hurricane season was awful for people in Texas, Florida and Puerto Ric0. The hurricanes devastated people of all backgrounds and income levels.  One year later, some hurricane victims … Continue reading

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Hawaii Wins Little League Baseball World Series Championship

Hawaii won the 2018 Little League Baseball World Series Championship today.  The final 2 teams, Hawaii and South Korea, were thousands of miles away from their homes to play in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania.  As Hurricane Lane headed near Hawaii, Hawaii brought their … Continue reading

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