The school year begins on Aug. 24 and ends the following May 27, before Memorial Day.
U.S. Representative District 18 Democratic Primary: Incumbent Sheila Jackson Lee faces six challengers
U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee faces six challengers in the Democratic Primary. Get to know the candidates here.
The winner of the primary will face incumbent Rep. Sarah Davis in November.
The former Austin mayor will become the founding dean at the University of Houston Hobby School of Public Affairs.
Three Democrats are competing for a spot on the ballot for the Texas House of Representatives District 147, covering parts of Montrose, Midtown, downtown and southeast Houston. No Republican candidates filed for the election. Incumbent state Rep. Garnet Coleman and opponent Colin Ross answered questions about their campaign priorities. Candidate Aurelia Wagner did not respond to requests for submissions as of Community Impact Newspaper 's press time. Answers may have been shortened for length.
Almost a month after a student was killed in a shooting at Bellaire High School, the Houston ISD board of trustees on Feb. 13 pulled back on a proposal to expedite the use of metal detectors across the district, instead asking for more discussion and research on effective safety strategies.
Houston officials announced a series of longterm goals aimed at making Houston more resilient over the next 30 years.
Harris County Commissioners Court unanimously appointed Peter Key as the interim executive director for the Harris County Toll Road Authority at its Feb. 11 meeting.
Candidates discuss immigration, health care and more.
In response to a global coronavirus outbreak, Harris County launched a rumor-control website and increased Harris County Public Health’s budget for fiscal year 2020-21 in hopes of giving the agency greater capacity to deal with such diseases.
The new location sports a new look by Michael Hsu Office of Architecture.
Looking to rediscover some lost childhood toy? Misfit might have it.
A new look is coming to Lower Westheimer.
The restaurant is updating its interior, adding private dining space and upgrading its bar area.
There are more donors participating across the city, and overall fundraising is 44% higher this year than the 2012 cycle.
The owner, Johnny Fooshee, said not much has changed about the restaurant since he and his friends opened it in 1994.
Suspects that qualify for the program are given a citation and a court date but can avoid arrest.
The new location will feature an open kitchen design.
ZOA Moroccan Kitchen is a quick-service concept that will serve Moroccan street food.
Live crawfish season, or the time of year when more crawfish are available, runs from around mid-January to early July.
Upper Kirby is about to see more construction cranes.
Where dozens of parishioners once gathered at Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church in Houston’s Freedmen’s Town, a handful still meets on Sundays at the vacant lot it stood on.
Houston officials review inspection and permitting policies after Watson Grinding & Manufacturing explosion
“I don't know if our inspection would have caught that," fire chief Sam Peña said of the potential culprit in the explosion.