Houston City Hall will be teal next week
houstonchronicle.com / Fri, 31 Aug 2012 17:59:19 UT
Editor’s note: Today’s guest post comes from Lu Quast, a lawyer, educator and cancer activist, in honor of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Early detection of ovarian cancer can be extremely difficult. If you’re a woman, or there’s a woman you love in your life, you’ll want to know about this. Read on: Check out the lights on Houston City Hall this week. They’re a beautiful color of teal! They’ll remain teal for the entire week first of September, so look at them now. Check out televised sessions of City Council, too, and you’ll see some of its members wearing teal on September 7th, National Wear Teal Day. Why all the [...]
Today in History, Oct. 10
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 09 Oct 2014 22:51:00 -0500
Today is Friday, Oct. 10, the 283rd day of 2014. There are 82 days left in the year.
Position 2 — The Woodlands Township Board of Directors Election
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:10:00 -0500
Why are you running for this position?
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 19 Oct 2014 04:00:00 -0500
The October Ladies Association tables were decorated with beautiful fall decorations by Jan Krischke and her committee: Donis Miller and Helen Schwisow. The “Duet of Patsy Cline Songs” by Carol Regest
Steelers mindful of Texans’ Watt
YourHoustonNews.com / Sat, 18 Oct 2014 22:00:00 -0500
PITTSBURGH — J.J. Watt isn’t the kind of player to walk into a coach’s office and make demands.
Some exotic animals not fit to be pets
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 14 Oct 2014 22:14:00 -0500
Most likely we have all heard the news about huge Burmese pythons loose and breeding in South Florida. About dozens of species of exotic fish loose and breeding in tropical canals in South Florida as
Man arrested again for allegedly trespassing in cabin
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 12 Oct 2014 22:37:00 -0500
A 35-year-old man was arrested Sept. 29 for alleged criminal trespassing. A deputy was dispatched to a Porter address, where he found the man sleeping in the cabin.
Affordable Care Act’s uncertain second year
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 15 Oct 2014 22:20:00 -0500
By U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady
Coldspring man pleads to 30 years for intoxication assault
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 08 Oct 2014 21:51:00 -0500
A 35-year-old Coldspring man was sentenced to 30 years in prison for intoxication assault and four other felony charges.
Students clean up after mayhem near pumpkin fest
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:03:00 -0500
CONCORD, N.H. — Keene State College students quickly cleaned up from a chaotic weekend on Sunday after violent parties near the city’s annual pumpkin festival led to destruction, dozens of arrests and
Lions confident to serve Houston’s fighting spirit
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 12 Oct 2014 22:38:00 -0500
It is a little bit surreal to think about it now, but when the Texans drafted JJ Watt 3 short years ago, everyone in town hated the pick. No one knew who he was, but everyone knew that he would be not
Africa stems Ebola via border closings, luck
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:17:00 -0500
NAIROBI, Kenya — Health officials battling the Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 4,500 people in West Africa have managed to limit its spread on the continent to five countries — and two of the
Mississippi State takes No. 1 spot in AP poll
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 12 Oct 2014 21:00:00 -0500
STARKVILLE, Miss. — Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen found out his program had earned its first No. 1 ranking in school history Sunday morning during a leisurely brunch with his wife and kids.
Support Prop 1 for better, safer roads
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 10 Oct 2014 22:58:00 -0500
We take driving for granted as we climb into the car or pickup truck and go. Most Texans don’t know how much they pay in state gas tax when they fill up — or that the gas tax has not increased in 23 y
Woman who abuses boyfriend can’t figure out how to stop
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:03:00 -0500
DEAR ABBY: I think I have an abuse problem. I have been with my boyfriend for a year, and already I feel like he is fed up with me. I don’t want to lose him.
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