Category Archives: Harris County News

Community Events and Things to Do

January 25 — 2020 Lunar New Year Festival at Chinese Community Center in Houston’s Chinatown.  2020 is the Year of the Rat.  The festival is from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.  For more information, https://ccchouston.org/lunarnewyear/Continue reading

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Houston Mercury Spill

Houston Health Department Update, 6:00 p.m., today (December 16, 2019) “New information indicates the spill could have occurred as early as Dec. 13. The compound was found near the restrooms and the McDonald’s inside the Walmart. The concentration in the … Continue reading

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Christmas at Houston’s First Baptist Church

The sound of Christmas carols from Joanna welcomed visitors at Houston’s First Baptist Church this Sunday morning.

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December 14, 2019 Harris County Joint Runoff Election Results

Here are the unofficial results of the December 14, 2019 Harris County Joint Runoff Election with 100% precincts (862 precincts) reporting. 18.63% of Harris County registered voters cast ballots. Click on link below for 6 page report: https://www.harrisvotes.com/Data/1219/cumulative.pdf Houston Mayor: … Continue reading

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Purse Snatching at Galleria Houston

Another reminder to pre-Thanksgiving and holiday shoppers that purse snatching robberies can happen anywhere and anytime in the Houston, Texas area and to be alert of anyone and vehicle following you. Houston Police need the public’s help to arrest the … Continue reading

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Union Pacific Big Boy 4014

For a brief 6 hours, you could visit and take photos of Union Pacific’s biggest steam locomotive.  On Thursday, November 7, 2019, hundreds came out in the rain and drizzle to Houston’s Amtrak station to see Big Boy 4014 on … Continue reading

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Houston Veterans Day Celebration

The City of Houston and Mayor Turner invites everyone to attend the Houston Salutes American Heroes Veterans Day celebration on Monday, Nov. 11.  It starts at 10 a.m. at City Hall, 901 Bagby Street in downtown Houston. Joe Walsh of … Continue reading

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Bellaire Texas Crime Reports

Here are the crimes reported to Bellaire, Texas Police the last week of October 2019. “10/21/2019 11:45   IDENTITY THEFT   FRAUD USE/POSS OF IDENTIFYING INFO   48xx HOLLY STREET 10/21/2019 19:15   THEFT FROM MOTOR VEHICLE   BURGLARY OF VEHICLE   43xx BETTY ST. 10/22/2019 … Continue reading

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Drive-By Shooting on I-610 South

Bellaire, Texas Police are investigating a drive-by shooting on I-610 South early Thursday morning. The driver of a Camaro was shot in the shoulder and a passenger suffered minor injuries in the 5900 block of Interstate 610 South. On October … Continue reading

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Flu Season 2019-2020

The Houston Health Department advises everyone ages six months and older to protect themselves, their family and community from the flu and get a flu shot before the end of October.  According to the health department, flu outbreaks can happen … Continue reading

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