On Saturday October 25, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Congressman Al Green will be joined by other elected officials, community leaders and Houston voters of all ages for an early vote rally. It will be held in the San Jacinto Room of the Crowne Plaza located at 8686 Kirby Drive at Loop 610.
Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital now offers services and amenities designed specifically for South Asian patients.
Bruce Johnson is a prominent member of Houston’s business and entertainment industries. The 1000 Men Empowerment Group, recently launched a campaign to help local children of incarcerated parents. The campaign involves selling The 2015 Entertainment Coupon Books, with the money made benefiting the local Angel Tree program and children of incarcerated parents during the upcoming holiday season. Bruce Johnson’s campaign, and the book, was recently featured on the local ABC affiliate’s ‘Stretch Your Dollar’ segment.
L’Oreal USA announced that it has purchased beauty company Carol’s Daughter, which will help the company reach a diverse consumer base. Carol’s Daughter,
Come dressed as your favorite superhero and enjoy a fun-filled afternoon with music, games, prizes, food, and entertainment.
Meet real life superheroes such as firefighters, emergency medical personnel, police officers, military service members, and the Memorial Hermann Life Flight® team at Pearland’s Memorial Hermann Convenient Care Center’s free ‘Superhero’ Day on Saturday, Nov. 8, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
On Thursday, October 23, 2014, Congressmen Al Green (TX-09) and Ted Poe (TX-02), recognized October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Congressmen Al Green and Ted Poe have consistently collaborated to introduce resolutions raising awareness about the prevalence of domestic violence.
Interjet officially began flight operations in Houston, Texas today as the airline celebrated the landing of its inaugural flight connecting Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Monterrey International Airport (MTY) in Monterrey, Mexico.
Change Happens! will hold its 10th Annual Fall Luncheon at The Junior League of Houston, 1811 Briar Oaks Lane, at 11:30am. For 25 years this local non-profit has been helping children and families in and around the Houston area. Each year Change Happens! continues to advance its mission of empowering families to help themselves. Through their programs and services they are able to touch over 100,000 lives each year!
The Southern California Chapter of the National Association of Minority Contractors has honored Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) with its prestigious 2014 “Legislator of the Year” award.
Houstonians are urge to continue to keep bug spray repellent handy as the threat of West Nile is still prevalent. Over 1,000 mosquitoes have already tested positive for the virus in the city.