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Aldine History, Part 3

2019-06-06T17:50:29+00:00June 6th, 2019|Community|

This is Part 3 of a series covering the History of East Aldine. Read part one "Early Days, and How Did Aldine Come to Get Its Name?" or part two "Jayhawks’ Roost and The Great Storm". Aldine History By EAMD Staff Growing Pains: From Cougars to Moonshiners to Civilization Aldine was still a pretty wild [...]

ALERT HOUSTON: Flash Flood Watch Issued for Houston Tonight Through Thursday Morning

2019-06-04T14:35:49+00:00June 4th, 2019|Community, Resources|

Weather Information The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Houston from late Tuesday until Thursday morning. This means conditions are favorable for flooding to occur. Showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop tonight as a surge of tropical moisture approaches Southeast Texas. The moisture combined with an upper level trough and [...]

Houston By the Neighborhood: Economic Development in East Aldine

2019-06-04T12:29:56+00:00June 4th, 2019|Community, Economic Development|

By Susie Tommaney, Houston Press At the heart of the East Aldine district is Keith-Wiess Park, with almost 500 acres (499.46, to be exact) of pine forests along Aldine-Westfield Road. It's operated by the Houston Parks and Recreation Department and you can explore it virtually yourself through Street View in Google Maps, though nothing will [...]

Salsa and Square Dancing in East Aldine’s Entertainment Hub

2019-05-29T19:16:17+00:00May 29th, 2019|Community|

By Christina Autry Houston’s two multi-faceted entertainment venues, Stampede and Escapade, draw crowds from all over the city looking for a lively, country western or Monterrey-style night. The two massive venues have stood side-by-side in the East Aldine District for the past 20 years, a project imagined by brothers Rob and Sirus Ferdows. “Both buildings [...]