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By Jake Magee | | Updated
By Jake Magee
Editor, Bay Area & Pearland/Friendswood
Jake has been a print journalist for several years, covering numerous beats including city government, education, business and more. Starting off at a daily newspaper in southern Wisconsin, Magee covered two small cities before being promoted to covering city government in the heart of newspaper's coverage area. He moved to Houston in mid-2018 to be the editor for and launch the Bay Area edition of Community Impact Newspaper. Today, he covers everything from aerospace to transportation to flood mitigation.
The celebration also serves to thank fans for their support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The poker club welcomes players of all experience levels from beginner to advanced.
Coronavirus hospitalizations reached over 300 patients per day Aug. 4.
The special session will be Aug. 7 with 17 items on the agenda ranging from bail reform to employment.
The importance of accessible parks and green spaces for recreational usage has increased since the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new study by the University of Houston-Clear Lake.
Texas' chief state epidemiologist urges the community to get vaccinated as COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths rise
Covid-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths are on the rise, particularly within unvaccinated populations
Metropolitan Transit Authority outlines light rail funding developments, COVID-19 ridership effect on METRONext
At a North Houston Association transportation committee meeting, METRO President Tom Lambert provided an update about the METRONext Moving Forward plan.
Per the 2021-22 health mitigation protocols, masks will be optional, and facilities will not be modified for social distancing. Protocols will be reviewed every six weeks; the school year begins Aug. 17.
Here is a roundup of business news from the Pearland and Friendswood areas.
Chicking Out restaurant coming to The Woodlands; live-fire steakhouse coming to Inner Loop and more Houston-area news
Read the latest business and community news from the Greater Houston area, including the opening of a professional wrestling figure collector shop.
Greg Smith is the former superintendent of Clear Creek ISD and became executive director of Fast Growth School Coalition in December 2020.
Friendswood City Council on Aug. 2 came to a consensus on a proposed property tax rate of $0.487314 per $100 value—which is the current tax rate—for fiscal year 2021-22.