Pop-up store Manor Home Decor sells Valentine's Day gifts, treats from Redemption Square
Pop-up store Manor Home Decor is open for a limited time in Redemption Square. (Courtesy Integrate)
Editor, Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood
Kelly Schafler is the editor for the Lake Houston, Humble and Kingwood edition of Community Impact Newspaper, covering public education, city government, development, businesses, local events and all things community-related. Before she became editor, she was the reporter for the Conroe and Montgomery edition for a year and a half.
As the population at large practices social distancing, communities of faith in the Lake Houston area are adapting to the new normal and striving to bring people together.
The plummet in economic activity caused by the coronavirus pandemic puts Houston in uncharted waters.
As counties and cities across the region issue shelter-in-place orders to combat the spread of the coronavirus, find out more information on what they mean for your community in the stories below.
As non-essential businesses like bars and music venues are forced to close due to coronavirus concerns, musicians find themselves performing for audiences behind computer screens and asking for virtual tips.
The East Montgomery County Improvement District board of directors voted to postpone its May 2 election until Nov. 3 amid the coronavirus crisis.
The stimulus package passed through Congress this week and was expected to be signed by President Donald Trump on March 27.
In response to the coronavirus crisis, the Humble ISD board of trustees voted March 24 to approve a resolution that declared a public health emergency and ensured teachers and staff will continue to be paid.
Texas Tribune: Many Texans in Congress scrambled to join vote as US House passes coronavirus spending bill
President Donald Trump is expected to sign the bill into law.
According to Serna, on an average day the Texas Workforce Commission’s four call centers statewide receive 13,000-14,000 calls; on March 22, the agency received 100,000 calls regarding unemployment insurance benefit inquiries.
County Judge Mark Keough's order, which goes into effect at 11:59 p.m. March 27, will last through April 12.
A total of 441 cases of coronavirus have been identified in the Greater Houston area as of March 26.
Humble City Council members and city staff met for their first teleconferenced meeting March 26, which was done in an effort to curb the spread of the coronavirus.