Spanish Parliament rejects Catalonia bid
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 08 Apr 2014 22:34:00 -0500
MADRID — Spain’s Parliament on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected a petition by the powerful northeastern Catalonia region to allow an independence referendum, a decision that is likely to increase the d
¡Vámonos! brings faster bus service on RTA routes
caller.com / Mon, 07 Apr 2014 22:23:00 -0000
Starting this summer bus service will be more frequent in high traffic areas, including Staples and Ayers streets, officials said.
Funding for residential streets needs more research, officials say
caller.com / Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:08:00 -0000
Funding to reconstruct and rehabilitate the city’s residential and local streets could take a number of forms, spanning from repurposing sales taxes to dedicating Community Development Block Grant funding.
Coastal Bend School Notes: 04.07.14
caller.com / Mon, 07 Apr 2014 08:00:00 -0000
The Calallen High School Percussion Theater won its seventh Texas State Championship in the past eight years at the TECA Texas State Championships held March 29 in New Braunfels.
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 20 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500
As members of the Wine Society of April Sound, me and my husband DAVE UNDERDOWN, were invited to attend the Washington/Oregon Wine Tasting event that took place in April. Not only did we enjoy three i
Alston, Bengtson score in Revs’ win over Dynamo
YourHoustonNews.com / Sat, 12 Apr 2014 22:00:00 -0500
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Kevin Alston and Jerry Bengtson scored second-half goals to lead the New England Revolution to a 2-0 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Saturday night.
West slams Russia ‘fantasy narrative’ on Ukraine
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:33:00 -0500
UNITED NATIONS — Western countries on the U.N. Security Council on Wednesday slammed what they called Russia’s “fantasy narrative” on the crisis in Ukraine after a new report on the human rights situa
Pinwheels represent young lives lost to abuse in 2013
caller.com / Tue, 08 Apr 2014 08:00:00 -0000
More than 150 pinwheels were placed Monday on the grounds of the Nueces County Courthouse to represent the lives of children who died in 2013 as a result of child abuse.
Kiev gov’t to deploy troops in Ukraine’s east
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 13 Apr 2014 22:18:00 -0500
DONETSK, Ukraine — Turning to force to try to restore its authority in the vital industrial east, Ukraine’s government announced Sunday it was sending in troops to try to quash an increasingly brazen
Joy of having a service dog is diminished by public attention
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:50:00 -0500
DEAR ABBY: I use a service dog, and I’m constantly barraged with requests to pet him. Other people who use service dogs warned me this would happen. Although the ADA does not require him to wear a ves
Grand Harbor/Harbor Side
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 13 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500
The Grand Harbor & Harbor Side Property Owners Association will be hosting a Meet & Greet at the next Town Hall Meeting this Thursday at 6 p.m. at La Torretta Resort. Plan to come out and meet
Hot dog vendors struggle to find permanent location
YourHoustonNews.com / Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:46:00 -0500
After receiving a permit to sell hot dogs from their custom-made push cart, Spring couple Andy and Susan Bryan continue to struggle to find a location in downtown Conroe that will allow them to set up
caller.com / Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:00:00 -0000
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Bond reduced for woman accused of shooting, killing husband
caller.com / Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:48:00 -0000
Bond reduced for woman accused of shooting and killing husband
Waterway Arts Festival breaks attendance record
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 13 Apr 2014 22:16:00 -0500
Some slight afternoon showers on Sunday did little to temper the record-setting crowds at The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival this weekend.
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