Pictures: 2018 Dia de los Muertos Fall Festival

2018-11-21T23:36:10+00:00November 8th, 2018|Community, Events|

By EAMD Staff “The most Mexican thing William Faulkner ever wrote is his famous passage from Requiem for a Nun: ‘The past is never dead. It’s not even past.’ I came across the quote when I was a teen, though I can’t remember where. Finally, I thought, I had discovered an American culture that approached [...]

Honoring Law Enforcement from Houston to D.C.

2019-05-23T23:35:45+00:00May 23rd, 2019|Community|

By Christina Autry This month, our Harris County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) Honor Guard traveled to Washington, D.C. to participate in the 38th annual National Peace Officers Memorial Service and the Candlelight Vigil. They joined 30,000 law enforcement officials and those from around the country wishing to pay respects to our nation’s officers who have fallen [...]

Harris County Precinct 2 Hosts Community Meetings

2019-05-09T14:16:10+00:00May 9th, 2019|Community, Events, Resources|

WHO: Commissioner Adrian Garcia’s Advisory Board is hosting a series of community meetings in Precinct 2. WHAT: The meetings are a great opportunity for residents to share their vision for Precinct 2 and give input on topics such as education, health, flooding, housing and the environment. WHERE: The upcoming meetings will take place [...]

2019 National Small Business Week Virtual Conference

2019-05-03T01:43:17+00:00May 3rd, 2019|Economic Development, Events, Resources|

The U.S. Small Business Administration and SCORE will host a free, 2-Day Virtual Conference during National Small Business Week. The conference will take place Tuesday, May 7 – Wednesday, May 8 between 11:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. ET/ 8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. PT each day. Registration is FREE. The conference will be hosted entirely [...]