On Thursday, July 21, Walmart and the Walmart Foundation presented over $130,000 total to SER-Jobs for Progress, Recipe for Success, and the Hispanic Health Coalition/ University of Houston BOUNCE programs.
Hillary Clinton says Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine will join her on Democratic ticket as candidate for vice president.
Cancer survivor Chef Steve McHugh hosts second annual Cured for a Cure dinner benefitting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society [LLS] – Sunday, September 11, 2016
September is Blood Cancer Awareness Month. Having successfully battled non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma prior to opening his acclaimed gastropub in San Antonio, 2016 James Beard Award Finalist, chef Steve McHugh, is about as aware as it gets: he named his establishment Cured.
James Prince Sr, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and others Win Top Honors
More than three thousand die hard music fans attended the 3rd Annual Go DJ Awards in Houston on July 18 at the NRG Center where top honors were earned by hip hop veteran Paul Wall and Mayor Sylvester Turner. The always-epic event kicked off with an exclusive red carpet, featured electric performances and appearances by some of the biggest names in hip hop and helped to build bridges between the entertainment industry and local business and civic leaders.
Houston Public Library is hosting Hip Hop for Literacy in partnership with Aids Healthcare Foundation and local hip hop artist and activist, Trae Tha Truth on Saturday, July 23, 2016. The event will be held at Carnegie Neighborhood Library and Center for Learning from 10 AM to 1 PM. Houston Public Library is hosting Hip Hop for Literacy in partnership with Aids Healthcare Foundation and local hip hop artist and activist, Trae Tha Truth on Saturday, July 23, 2016.
Mayor Sylvester Turner announced today the creation of a Justice Complex Commission to study all available options for developing, acquiring and financing a new justice complex that will provide police officers and other members of the Police Department and Municipal Courts a fully functional facility to serve and protect the City of Houston and its citizens. The commission will begin its work by reviewing prior plans that identified the increased cost and loss of functionality of existing facilities.
The Ertan Digestive Disease Center, a Gastroenterology Center of Excellence at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center (TMC) and McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, recently held a cultivation and ‘thank you’ event for their donors. A generous donation was received from the Ting Tsung & Wei Fong Chao Foundation to endow the Directorship at the Center.
Charges have been filed against two suspects arrested in the fatal shooting of a man found at 9801 Meadowglen Lane about 12:30 a.m. on October 18, 2015.
New Store Offers High-Quality Designer Merchandise at Incredible Prices
Marshalls, one of the nation’s largest off-price retailers with more than 1,000 stores currently operating in 48 states and Puerto Rico, will be relocating to the Baytown Retail South shopping plaza on August 4th. Marshalls shoppers in Baytown will find a surprising selection of high-quality, on-trend, brand name and designer merchandise in ladies, men, juniors, kids, shoes, accessories, home, pet, beauty and more.
New reality show features three Houston veterinarians. The new show “The Vet Life” is all about the new practice of Drs. Diarra Blue, Michael Lavigne, III and Aubrey J. Ross, II. in the Cypress area on Louetta and N. Eldridge Parkway.