Representatives from several flood control agencies provided updates at an Oct. 2 forum on a variety of Houston area projects ranging from Addicks Reservoir to the Texas coast.
King's Oktoberfest will take place Oct. 4-6 in Pearland at King's Biergarten and Oct. 18-20 at King's BierHaus in the Heights. Both locations will include a ceremonial keg tapping, a Bavarian Strongman competition, a photo booth, a beer pong tournament, live music and adult carnival games, including Bavarian bull riding and axe throwing, according to a press release.
Attend a Greek festival, sip wine: 6 events to attend in the Greater Houston area this weekend, Oct. 4-6
Throughout the Greater Houston area, there are several festivals and events scheduled for the first weekend …
Harris County Election officials are planning on almost twice as much voter turnout in Houston’s upcoming general election compared to the previous election cycle, said Michael Winn, Harris County Administrator of Elections.
ROAD TO THE RENAISSANCE: Festival officials outline best driving route to the Texas Renaissance Festival
With more than a half-million visitors anticipated at the Texas Renaissance Festival this fall, festival representatives are encouraging guests to arrive from the north to limit traffic delays.
Memorial services were held Oct. 2 for Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal, who was shot while conducting a traffic stop in the Copperbrook subdivision on Friday, Sept. 27. The 42-year-old was a 10-year veteran of the HCSO and is survived by his wife and three children.
The Texas Renaissance Festival returns to Todd Mission for its 45th season Oct. 5-Dec. 1, featuring live entertainment, shops, food and games as well as signature events. The festival will also celebrate its anniversary Nov. 2-3 with a new, themed weekend: "Return to the Renaissance."
As of October 1, all MedSpring urgent care centers have been rebranded as CareNow urgent care as part of an acquisition by HCA Healthcare in July. The rebranding includes three Inner Loop locations: (A) 102 W. 11th St., (B) 1917 W. Gray St. and (C) 2707 Milam St. With the acquisition, CareNow has 77 locations across the state of Texas, making it the largest provider of urgent care in the state, according to a news release. www.carenow.com
September was a hot month for business and restaurant openings in Houston. Here are 10 that opened their doors in the Heights, Montrose, River Oaks, Meyerland and Bellaire areas.
New U.S. Census Bureau data shows the Greater Houston area is growing in more than just population. Median household income, educational attainment and the percentage of people without health insurance all increased from 2017-18 throughout most of the Greater Houston area, which includes Brazoria, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris and Montgomery counties.
Ten-year Harris County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal was shot while conducting a traffic stop near the West Road and Hwy. 6 intersection in Cy-Fair on Friday, Sept. 27. He died later that afternoon at Memorial Hermann Hospital, according to the sheriff’s office.
The Freed-Montrose Neighborhood Library could find a new home within an upcoming development near the 800 block of Westheimer Road.
Houston ISD The district’s school choice program began accepting applications from parents Sept. 27 for the 2020-21 school year. This includes applications for pre-kindergarten programs.
Midway Companies' mixed-use Buffalo Heights development, 3663 Washington Ave., is set to open in October, …
This fall, festival-goers can travel to a recreation of a 16th-century European village, complete with live …
Oktoberfest, a ghost tour and more: 7 things to do in the Greater Houston area this weekend, Sept. 27-29
For those looking to explore the Greater Houston area, here's a roundup of events to check out this weekend, …
Three Houston schools were among the 362 named National Blue Ribbon Schools by the U.S. Department of Education on Sept. 26—including the River Oaks Baptist School, located at 2300 Willowick Road, Houston, and Houston ISD's Field Elementary, located at 703 E. 17th St., Houston.
City officials are holding a town hall this week to gather input on the possible move of the Freed-Montrose Neighborhood Library.
Several days after Topical Depression Imelda brought more than 40 inches of rainfall to parts of Harris County causing road closures and structural flooding, Harris County commissioners approved a request from the county attorney's office to fast-track civil lawsuits against flood plain violators.
In the past month, two ride-hailing apps for parents have entered the Houston market with plans to expand services into its suburbs.