The Houston Organization of Public Employees—HOPE Announces Successful Negotiation with the City of Houston!
The Houston Organization of Public Employees announces that it has concluded successful negotiation with the City of Houston.
The following statement is attributable to Justice Department spokesperson Melanie Newman regarding recent church fires across five states:
It’s a sweet time to be in Beaumont! All sugar lovers are sure to be in heaven at the mention (or taste) of these deliciously crafted creations available at various restaurants around the city.
Over 400 Sites Serving Meals & Snacks During Summer
Across the nation and in Texas, millions of children benefit from the healthy food they receive from the Summer Food Service Program. The Houston Parks and Recreation Department (H.P.A.R.D.) has been providing these FREE meals to Houston area youth (ages 1-18) since 1980.
"Magnolia Park: Take 1" launches at Community Family Centers on Monday July 6 from 7 pm to 10:30 pm
Allison Hunter, a Houston-based artist, launches "Video Bomb Houston" a series of four site-specific video projections in underserved Houston communities this summer. The inaugural event is presented in partnership with East End Foundation and hosted by Community Family Centers on July 6, 2015 at 7524 Avenue E, Houston, Texas, 77012. This is the first of four such projections and is dubbed "Magnolia Park: Take 1." Additional locations will be announced online.
It continues to be the topic of discussion on several platforms...the woman in power, the woman's pay grade, the woman's role and if the woman is strong enough. PowHer Play, presented by the Chatman Women's Foundation whose mission is to Empower women to Explore, Grow and Indulge in their own PowHer. PowHer is a woman's great ability to do or act upon anything she desires.
Reuters.com reports a Portuguese actor humming a prayer as he meditated to a sacred Tibetan text onboard a plane awaiting takeoff from Paris was mistaken for a terrorist by alarmed passengers and taken off the flight by police.
In the next year, an estimated four million babies will be born in the United States. One in nine of these babies will be born pre-term, a leading cause of developmental delays and neurological disabilities in children.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today has extended federal disaster aid to 15 Texas counties. Aid includes supplemental funding for infrastructure repairs in the wake of severe storms, tornadoes, straight line winds and flooding in Texas from May 4 to June 19.
The Houston Marathon Foundation (HMF) announced today that Laine Zizka of James E. Taylor High School and Chris Winski of Morton Ranch High School were named the first recipients of the Susan Poorman Blackie Scholarship. The two stand-out students and former high school cross country runners will each receive a $5,000 scholarship grant annually for four years, totaling $20,000 in financial aid toward their college tuitions.