Texas Skin Center opens in Pearland
The Shepherd's Nook in Friendswood has been serving the community for over 40 years.
Areas such as Downtown Friendswood are affected by House Bill 2439.
The Pearland Fire Department has transformed from a volunteer department to a fully staffed and growing department over the course of 12 years, and the city is still preparing for more changes.
On Nov. 12, the Pearland Board of Trustees met to discuss potential renaming decisions for the district and approve teacher incentive payment for 2018-2019 STAAR, CTE and AP.
Friendswood Oaks is located in Harris County, near Bay Area Boulevard and East Parkwood Drive.
The Friendswood ISD board of Trustees approved the transfer of $2.25 million into the Capital Projects Fund at the meeting on Nov. 11.
The city of Pearland voted to amend its ordinance banning smoking in public places to also ban vaping in public places on Nov. 11
In split vote, Harris County approves resolution supporting universal background checks for all Texas firearm sales
The nonbinding resolution's passing demonstrated the court's support of legislation requiring universal background checks for all gun sales in the state, including those involving an unlicensed gun dealer and stranger-to-stranger gun sales.
Harris County clerk to move ballot box collection center to centralized location in effort to expedite election result returns
Ahead of the Dec. 14 mayoral runoff election for the city of Houston, Harris County Clerk Diane Trautman announced plans Nov. 12 to move the county’s ballot box collection center to a more centralized location in hopes of expediting election result returns.
The Pearland and Friendswood area has plenty of events and activities to explore this winter. Here are 14 events in Pearland and Friendswood, as well as some events nearby.
Benchmark study reveals 24-year lifespan variance, high obesity rates and limited health care access across Harris County
A study by Harris County Public Health found life expectancy in Harris County alone varies by nearly 24 years depending on where a resident lives.
While the maintenance and operations rate is typically the larger portion of the tax rate for nearby cities, the debt service makes up the larger portion of Pearland’s rate.