Wild Party, made up of vocalist Lincoln Kreifels, guitarist Lucas Hughes, bassist (and Lincoln's older brother) Jake Kreifels, and drummer Ethan Kaufmann are still a young band, but they have already been around the block and across the pond.
Today Yip Deceiver shares both sides of their new "Lover" 12" with remixes by Loose Shus and Willy Joy. The single is out now via Aerobic International
Mayor Annise Parker welcomed EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to Houston and gave her a tour of the Buffalo Bayou Park construction project, and highlighted Bayou Greenways 2020. The Mayor serves on the President’s State, Local, and Tribal Leaders Task Force on Climate Preparedness and Resilience and is working with the Administrator and others on actions to increase resiliency in cities.
Butterfly Girl World Premiere and Party at SXSW
Congressman Al Green Joins HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius at a Press Conference on Health Coverage Enrollment Efforts in the Faith-Based Community
On Thursday, March 6, 2014, Congressman Al Green (TX-09) joined Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Kathleen Sebelius, Pastor Remus E. Wright, as well as a local enrollee in the Federal Health Insurance Marketplace at the Fountain of Praise Church for a press conference on the health coverage enrollment efforts in the faith community. Congressman Al Green encouraged people to continue signing up for health coverage before the March 31, 2014 deadline and lauded the faith-based community’s efforts to enroll individuals in health care coverage. Congressman Al Green’s statement is below:
Prerelease screening with special guests: filmmaker Chris Eska and actor Tishuan Scott Set during the Civil War, this powerful drama tells the story of what happens when a boy and his uncle are sent north by a bounty hunter to retrieve a wanted man (Tishuan Scott).
The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Houston Alumni Chapter, announces its upcoming Fifth Annual Charity Golf Classic, to be held at the Quail Valley Golf Club, Missouri City, Texas on Saturday, April 5, 2014. The format will be a four person scramble with lots of fabulous trophies, prizes and goodies for participants. Proceeds will be used to provide scholarships to students locally and nationwide to attend college at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. For additional information about the golf event or to participate, please contact Carlon Parks, Event Chair at 832-754-6206 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Congresswoman Donna Edwards Reintroduces S.O.S Act to Combat Nationwide Overdose Epidemic Legislation Will Combat Over 100 Fatal Overdoses in US Every Day
Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) reintroduced the Stop Overdose Stat (S.O.S.) Act today with 18 Members to support community-based efforts to prevent fatal drug overdoses. The legislation establishes a federal plan to combat what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) declares a public health epidemic.
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Today, two reproductive health clinic closures were announced in rural Texas, as a result of Texas House Bill 2, disproportionately affecting low-income women in the south and east of the state. These were the only clinics in East Texas and Rio Grande Valley.