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Clear Creek ISD board approves partnership with child care centers in effort to implement House Bill 3

The Clear Creek ISD board of trustees on Jan. 20 approved a partnership between the district and select child care centers to help day care staff better prepare prekindergarten students for daily life at CCISD schools.


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League City to receive award for excellence in parks and recreation management

League City will receive an award next month from the Texas Recreation and Park Society for excellence in the field of recreation and park management.

Kindred Healthcare to close 6 Houston, Dallas locations

Four Houston-area locations of Kindred Hospital will close by March 17.



O2 Bistro rebrands as Schafer's Coastal Bar & Grille

The change came with an updated menu of new items while retaining some old favorites.


Workforce Solutions opens Clear Lake office

The new location, located in the United Way Center, offers a range of career-building and job-finding services.


Red Bluff Road widening underway

About 1.5 miles of Red Bluff Road between Hwy. 146 and Kirby Boulevard will be widened from three lanes to five.


Here are the local elections taking place in March, November for Bay Area residents

With May and November elections and their runoffs looming, voters will be heading to the polls often, and it all starts with the primary elections less than six weeks away.


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Star Cinema Grill completes renovations at Baybrook Mall

The renovations include a hotel-style central bar and lounge and new options for guests, including heated seating, blanket service and priority food and beverage service.


CCISD Learner Support Center opens in Clear Lake

The center will provide homes for district programs that have outgrown their space or did not have a location.


Ralph Gordy Avenue construction close to finishing in Seabrook

A 2,000-foot road will be constructed between FM 518 and Hwy. 146 in Seabrook to create a new access point for residents and visitors who want to access retail and entertainment businesses.


New reading assistance applications, approaches empower Clear Creek ISD students in special education

In an effort to better support Clear Creek ISD special education students’ reading skills, the district has implemented two web-based applications and a multi-sensory approach to word cards at various pilot campuses.



College of the Mainland to open new League City location

The 27,570-square-foot facility will house general education and dual-credit classes for students in League City, Friendswood, Dickinson, Kemah and other cities in northern Galveston County.


METRO board of directors say free fare 'not feasible' for transit authority

A METRO study on eliminating ride fares left board members and officials unconvinced of the likelihood of implementing it in Harris County.


I-45, League City Parkway intersection work underway

As a part of the I-45 widening project between FM 518 and FM 517, the Texas Department of Transportation will reconstruct the intersection of I-45 and League City Parkway.


Clear Lake City Water Authority completes Phase 2 of Exploration Green

The second of five phases is complete in Exploration Green, Clear Lake City Water Authority’s project to turn a former golf course into a pond that will eventually hold 500 million gallons of stormwater.



Stomp’s Burger Joint opens in Clear Lake

The restaurant, which has locations in Pearland and Bacliff, serves appetizers such as nachos and and mushroom slices, hot dogs, cheese steaks, and, of course, several different types of burgers.


Turner Street, Butler Road construction changed to complement other nearby road work

Turner Street will be rebuilt from the new roundabout on Calder Road to where it intersects with Butler Road to the west, and Butler will be reconstructed from that intersection north to where it intersects with League City Parkway.


Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo concert tickets go on sale Jan. 16

Lower-level seating options are already very limited.


League City City Council approves variance for gas well

After a lengthy discussion Jan. 14, the League City City Council approved a variance for a gas well that has been the subject of controversy and debate for years.



Texas oil and gas industry could see a major slowdown in 2020

The oil and natural gas industry paid a record-setting $16.3 billion in taxes and royalties to local governments and the state in 2019, the Texas Oil and Gas Association announced Tuesday.


Houston Ground Angels seeking volunteers to drive patients to Texas Medical Center

Houston Ground Angels is a nonprofit organization that provides transportation between local airports and the Texas Medical Center for patients with cancer and other life-threatening diseases and illnesses.


Survey: Residents have positive perception of League City

According to the first randomly sampled survey done in League City in nearly a decade, residents have an above-average perception of the city compared to state and national averages.


TriFitness Gym celebrates one year in Clear Lake

The gym is aimed at getting seniors active so they can enjoy playing with their grandchildren, stay healthy and live long lives.



Randalls closing 5 Houston area stores

Grocery chain Randalls is closing five stores across the Houston area.


NASA Family Medical Clinic now open in Webster

The business’s goal is to provide affordable health care to those who are uninsured.