Category Archives: Houston News

Harris County May 6, 2017 Election and Dallas Area Mayors Races

http://www.harrisvotes.com/ElectionDayresults.aspx Houston, Texas (Harris County) voters overwhelmingly approved Houston Independent School District Proposition 1 with 24, 181 For Votes (83.85%). There were 4,659 Against Votes (16.15%).  That’s a reversal of last November’s election results on the school district recapture fee.  Harris County … Continue reading

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Beautiful Day in Houston

After a stormy Wednesday night, today was beautiful with clear, sunny skies and cool breezes. On Thursday afternoon, the Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park in Houston’s Galleria area provided a nice backdrop for photo shoots of families, tourists and a graduating … Continue reading

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Evelyn’s Park Grand Opening

Video runs: 2:02 At 0:15 — Denton Ragland,  Evelyn’s Park Conservancy Executive Director After years of planning and with a $313,500 grant from the Green Mountain Energy Sun Club, a large vacant lot at Newcastle and Bellaire Boulevard in the Houston area has come back … Continue reading

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Missing University of Houston Student

Photos Courtesy: Texas Equusearch. Nguyen’s Jeep was found April 17th, but police are not disclosing where it was found as their investigation continues. Nguyen has been missing since March 31, 2017. University of Houston student An Vinh Nguyen is still … Continue reading

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Assistant Chief Deputy Murder Suspect Identified

Suspect Photo Courtesy: Baytown Police Department, Baytown Cops.com Baytown Texas Police identified the suspect who shot and killed Harris County Assistant Chief Deputy Clint Greenwood a week ago as he arrived for work at the Courthouse Annex at 701 West … Continue reading

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Parkinson’s Disease Fundraiser

A group of Houston students called Parkinsons Team Hope and a new fast food chain in Texas challenged diners Friday night to make their food orders matter.  From 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. tonight, some customers at El Pollo Loco … Continue reading

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Spring 2017

Happy Spring!  Spring break continues for visiting students and their families in the Houston area. It’s also the last week of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, which ends this Sunday, March 26th. According to Rodeo Houston on Twitter,  the paid rodeo and concert … Continue reading

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