New McDonald's location now open off Grand Parkway in Spring
Local McDonald's owner Laurie Glaser-Swift sits with her son, Brandon Swift; husband, Brian Swift; and daughter, Sloane Swift at her now open location. (Courtesy Laurie Glaser-Swift)
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By Emily Lincke | | Updated
By Emily Lincke
Reporter, Spring/Klein & Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood
Emily joined Community Impact Newspaper in August 2021 after working for a small town newspaper in El Campo, TX for two years. Before that, she interned and freelanced for the Houston Chronicle and worked as a freelance photographer and writer in the Houston area. A controversial fact about Emily is that she prefers sugar cookies over chocolate chip cookies. She graduated with a print journalism degree from the University of Houston in 2018.
The energy company previously moved employees to The Woodlands to satisfy a tax abatement requirement.
Harris County officials unveil new three-year $8.93M community-initiated mental health care initiative
The community care model will focus on 10 ZIP codes totaling about 300,000 residents that have been disproportionately affected by COVID-19 and suicide, and that have a lower utilization of behavioral health care services, by providing mental health education and training to members of the community.
Rice University to join American Athletic Conference; ACLU sues Magnolia ISD over gender-based hair policy and more education news
Read the latest education news from the past week from the Greater Houston area.
“Deputy Kareem Atkins Day” will be celebrated annually to recognize Atkins' heroism and service, Judge Lina Hidalgo said at the court’s Oct. 26 regular meeting. According to Hidalgo, Atkins was the first Harris County Precinct 4 Constable's Office deputy to be fatally shot.
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The accreditation is voluntary but reportedly offers more advantages for students, such as financial aid and easier credit transfers.
Gov. Abbott approves new voting maps for state legislature, Congress, school districts for next decade
The maps will go into effect Jan. 18, 2022, after the state legislature passed them during a 30-day special session.
The grant will operate through Aug. 31, 2026, and will serve a total of 542 students from Spring, Klein and Aldine ISDs.
The job fair is coming to local Texas Workforce Solutions offices, some of which are having early admission for veterans and their families.
Texas Medical Center coronavirus updates: Average daily hospitalizations continue decline, drop below 100 since early July
For the first time since early July, the average number of daily coronavirus hospitalizations at Texas Medical Center hospitals has dropped below 100.
Tomball community members lined West Main Street in the early morning hours Monday to honor the fallen deputy during the funeral procession.
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