Mayor Sylvester Turner invites Houstonians to attend the Houston Salutes American Heroes Veterans Day celebration starting at 10 a.m., Monday, Nov. 11 at City Hall, 901 Bagby St. Joe Walsh of the American rock band, The Eagles, will serve as the Veterans' Day Parade Grand Marshal. Walsh also is a longtime supporter of veterans, a [...]
Bonding Against Adversity is hosting a mega Immigration Forum in partnership with the Aldine Independent School District (AISD) to help all lawful permanent residents who are employed by AISD achieve their U.S. citizenship. This is a great opportunity for your organizations to let teachers, counselors, social workers and personnel from the AISD know about your [...]
Commissioner Rodney Ellis would like to invite you and community members to a Misdemeanor Bail Reform Panel Discussion at the Thurgood Marshall School of Law, this Saturday, November 2, 2019, from 10 am to 12 pm. Email Terrance.Koontz@cp1.hctx.net or call 346.286.1950 to RSVP.
Saturday, November 2 at the East Aldine Fall Festival only!
Perhaps it’s fitting that the man’s grave has thus far proven impossible to find -- Sig Byrd, the Houston novelist who also happened to be the finest pure writer this city’s journalism industry has ever known -- is now unjustly obscure in many other ways. All that can be said with certainty is that Byrd’s [...]
By Christina Autry E.B. Beasley traveled the country within the trucking industry until deciding to settle down in Houston with his wife, Bobbie Beasley. “He wanted to go into business for himself,” says Bob Beasley, son of E.B. and Bobbie. After launching their first service station shop inside an Exxon, the couple opened their own [...]