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Greater Houston region expected to see slower job growth in 2020

The Greater Houston area is expected to see a net gain of 42,300 jobs in 2020.


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Harris County considers legality, liability of removing Houston City Council Member District B race from Dec. 14 runoff ballot

Harris County commissioners have questions about the removal of the race for Houston City Council Member District B from the Dec. 14 runoff election and what it could mean for future elections.

Mayor, council members debate legality of votes during League City City Council meeting

The League City City Council on Dec. 3 made what the mayor considered to be two illegal votes, and he will be taking his concerns to the attorney general.



Harris County unanimously approves plan for Healthy Food Financing Initiative program

The countywide competitive grant program will provide funding to support healthy food retail, nutrition education and urban agriculture in underserved communities.


Houston Runoff Voter Guide 2019: Polling locations, candidates

Six citywide races and one district City Council race are in the runoff.


Houston Runoff Voter Guide 2019: City Council At-Large Position 5 candidates Eric Dick and Sallie Alcorn

Learn more about the candidates for Houston City Council At-Large Position 5 in the Dec. 14 runoff.


Houston Runoff Voter Guide 2019: City Council At-Large Position 4 candidates Anthony Dolcefino and Letitia Plummer

Learn more about the candidates for Houston City Council At-Large Position 4 in the Dec. 14 runoff.


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Houston Runoff Voter Guide 2019: City Council At-Large Position 3 candidates Michael Kubosh and Janaeya Carmouche

Learn more about the candidates for Houston City Council At-Large Position 3 in the Dec. 14 runoff.


Houston Runoff Voter Guide 2019: City Council At-Large Position 2 candidates David Robinson and Willie Davis

Learn more about the candidates for Houston City Council At-Large Position 2 in the Dec. 14 runoff.


Houston Runoff Voter Guide 2019: City Council At-Large Position 1 candidates Mike Knox and Raj Salhorta

Learn more about the candidates for Houston City Council At-Large Position 1 in the Dec. 14 runoff.




Inside Information: What to know about the 2020 census

The official day for the 2020 census count is a few months away, and census employees are already beginning to prepare for the April 1, 2020, count.


GUIDE: 2019 Bay Area senior living

Here are local senior living facilities worth knowing about this year.


Clear Creek ISD looking for community input for strategic plan

Those interested in volunteering can apply through Dec. 18.


Houston City Council District E Member Dave Martin wins re-election in landslide

Dave Martin, the incumbent candidate for Houston City Council District E, won his second term Nov. 5 in a landslide victory over challenger Sam Cleveland.



Learn about Meadowgreen, December's featured neighborhood

This is a well-established community that continues to attract interest from buyers looking in the Houston area.


Pushing for sleep: Clear Creek ISD school start times to remain unchanged

Dozens of other students, parents and even doctors have been advocating for later high school start times stretching back years. However, advocates will have to wait a bit longer.


Home sweet boat: Bay Area residents choose to live aboard sea vessels

There are several Bay Area residents who choose to live on their boats at ports around Clear Lake.


New federal funding available for small businesses affected by Hurricane Harvey

Small-business owners can apply for up to $250,000 dollars in federal disaster relief.



TriFitness Gym: Veteran changing fitness industry for seniors

Jake Trione has faith in God, a passion for helping the elderly and an old soul. The combination led him from serving in the Coast Guard for over 13 years to starting in his garage a gym specifically tailored to seniors.


Alamo Tamales To Go: Owners serve seasonal treats to hungry locals

For many Latinos, as soon as the weather starts cooling down and the holiday season rolls around, it is time to eat tamales.



Houston Runoff Voter Guide 2019: Mayoral candidates Sylvester Turner and Tony Buzbee

Mayor Syvlvester Turner faces Tony Buzbee in the Dec. 14 runoff.



Here is who has filed to run for U.S. District 22 in the March 3 primary

Several candidates have announced their intention to run for U.S. District 22, a seat that has been held by Pete Olson since 2008.


US Small Business Administration loans up by 29% since 2015 in Houston region

U.S. Small Business Administration loans to the Houston region have increased by 29% since 2015, and individual loan amounts have increased by 44%.