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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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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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Houston’s First Chinese Families

Volunteers searched through part of Houston’s Asian Archive, a collection of Rice University’s Chao Center, for a book project. HAA is housed at Rice University’s Fondren Library. The proposed book project is about the first Toison and Cantonese immigrant families … Continue reading

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Missing Houston Teenager Found

Update:  Wilson Stratton has been found safe.   Posted earlier today: Houston Police and Equusearch volunteers are looking for 17-year-old Wilson Stratton missing since last Friday. On Monday, January 29th, a full active search is underway for the teenager. The staging … Continue reading

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Fatal Shooting at SE Houston HEB Parking Lot

Updated January 23, 2018 Houston Police are looking for 2 suspects involved in the fatal shooting of 75-year-old That Huu Le in the parking lot of the H-E-B grocery store on Saturday afternoon. Police say it happened at 9828 Blackhawk … Continue reading

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Where are you from?

“De donde eres?” As news loomed of progress to end the federal government shutdown, it was a full class of 36 adults taking beginner Spanish this Monday morning.  Volunteer teacher Sara Platt taught today’s students from the Houston area, Russia, India, China, … Continue reading

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