Burger Joint opens long-awaited Heights location
The Burger Joint has opened its new location in the Heights. (Courtesy Becca Wright/The Burger Joint)
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'The vaccines we have are effective against all the variants out there': Houston Methodist's Dr. Ian Glass discusses variants, vaccinations
As Houston Methodist identified its first case of the lambda variant July 19, Dr. Glass believes vaccines can handle known variants.
The 119-home project is meant to ensure the availability of housing for low- and moderate-income families in Houston's burgeoning Innovation Corridor.
Regulators: Texas electric grid prepared for potentially record-breaking demand next week; 'once-in-a-generation reforms' underway
The heads of the agencies in charge of the Texas electric grid met in Austin on July 22 to provide updates on their grid reform efforts.
The port is joining a growing number of local and regional bodies interested in updating policies to increase participation from minority and women-owned businesses.
Although those who are vaccinated are very unlikely to end up in the hospital, officials said wearing masks in certain situations could help reduce transmissions to the more susceptible unvaccinated.
As of July 21, Memorial Hermann has changed its visitor policy in light of a recent increase in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in the Greater Houston area.
City staff have been in the process of updating the system over the last nine months.
While Houston job recovery lags due to the pandemic, area home sales are strong, according to the Greater Houston Partnership.
After hours of debate, Harris County commissioners oppose resolution restricting felony nonmonetary pretrial release bonds
In a late-night amendment addition, Harris County Commissioners Court denied an original resolution aiming to increase restrictions on non-monetary pretrial release bonds in a split vote after hearing over two hours of public testimony July 20 for and against the resolution.
A1 Choice Indian Cuisine opens in Cy-Fair; Torchy's Richmond taco shop coming this week and more Houston-area news
Read the latest business and community news from the Greater Houston area, including a Ross Dress For Less store opening in Cy-Fair.
The key difference between this wave and those that preceded it is who is at risk, experts say, citing data showing almost all new coronavirus deaths are affecting the unvaccinated.
See which Heights, River Oaks and Montrose-area restaurants are participating in Houston Restaurant Weeks, Aug. 1-Sept. 6
The annual fundraiser helps increase revenue for local restaurants while raising contributions for the Houston Food Bank.