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July 28, 2015 -- La Porte police recently acted on an alert citizen's tip and arrested 21-year-old Joseph Borkowski for a series of burglary of motor vehicle offenses. More
July 28, 2015 -- United States Congressman Randy Weber on Tuesday issued a statement regarding the passage of House Resolution 427, the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2015. More
July 28, 2015 -- The City of League City recently launched a streaming video service capability that allows citizens to watch City Council Meetings live or on-demand. More
July 28, 2015 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced the Office of the Attorney General’s Fugitive Unit arrested Michael Dewayne Cox after he failed to comply with sex offender registration requirements. More
July 28, 2015 -- The City of Sugar Land has confirmed the presence of West Nile virus at mosquito traps located in the areas of Merrick Drive in the Sugar Creek Subdivision, Settlers Way Boulevard and Lexington Boulevard, Austin Parkway west of Settlers Way Boulevard and Grants Lake Boulevard north of Austin Parkway. More
July 28, 2015 -- Update: The Houston Fire Department upgraded Tuesday's fire at the Gentry House Apartments at 9001 Kempwood Dr. to three alarms. More
July 28, 2015 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today issued a statement in response to a ruling from the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit invalidating the Environmental Protection Agency's emissions budgets for the state under the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule. More
July 28, 2015 -- Fort Bend County Commissioners Court today voted unanimously to amend a previous order for the creation of the Brazoria-Fort Bend Rail District to allow appointment of two members to the district's board by Port Freeport. More
July 28, 2015 -- Beaumont City Council today voted unanimously to amend the city's Code of Ordinances to allow the sale, consumption and possession of alcoholic beverages within city parks under certain conditions. More
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July 28, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston will host its first Small Business Health Symposium on September 8. More
July 28, 2015 -- Galveston police on Monday rescued residents from a burning residence at 4300 Avenue P. More
July 28, 2015 -- Harris County Commissioners Court today voted unanimously to approve an order for the 2015 bond referendum language outlining four propositions for bonds in the total amount of $812 million for the November 3, 2015 election. More
July 28, 2015 -- Pearland City Council on Monday voted 3-1, with Tony Carbone opposed, to approve the city's Community Development Block Grant Program for 2015 and FY2016 Annual Action Plan. More
July 28, 2015 -- Shoreacres City Council on Monday voted unanimously to adopt a resolution, to be sent to the Texas Municipal League, in support of seeking funding for a coastal barrier system to protect the Houston-Galveston region from storm surge events. More
July 28, 2015 -- The Clear Creek Independent School District Board of Trustees on Monday voted unanimously to schedule a public hearing for August 31 to receive comments on the district's proposed 2015 Tax Rate of $1.40 per $100 valuation. More
July 28, 2015 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to a diesel spill at Greens Bayou, resulting in the closure of the Houston Ship Channel where it intersects with the bayou. More
July 28, 2015 -- La Porte City Council on Monday voted unanimously to adopt a resolution to be sent to the Texas Municipal League Resolution Committee requesting statewide support of a coastal barrier system, and including a request for funding for design, construction and maintenance of a barrier system to protect the Houston-Galveston Ship Channel region from storm surge events. More
July 28, 2015 -- El Lago City Council on Monday voted unanimously to nominate and appoint Jeff Michalak to fill the vacancy in City Council Position No. 2 for the remainder of the term, which expires in May 2017. More
July 28, 2015 -- La Marque City Council on Monday voted unanimously to direct the city manager to investigate obtaining, through purchase or lease, a self-contained brush hauler, including mounted grapple hook and contraction with personnel for removal and disposal of brush piles in the city. More
July 27, 2015 -- Texas State Representative Dabney Coleman, Chair of the House Committee on County Affairs, has called a committee hearing to take place on July 30 to get answers about the events leading up to Sandra Bland's arrest and subsequent death. More
July 27, 2015 -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration announced the retirement of astronaut Stephen Frick, who has accepted a position in the private sector. More
July 27, 2015 -- United States Congressman Randy Weber on Monday issued a statement regarding House Resolution 774, the Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing Enforcement Act of 2015, legislation he co-sponsored which passed by a voice vote. More
July 27, 2015 -- The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office on Saturday made an arrest in connection with a burglary in the 16700 block of Highland Boulevard in Conroe. More
July 27, 2015 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the Sunday death of a woman at 1504 Taub Loop. More
July 27, 2015 -- The Port of Beaumont Board of Commissioners today voted unanimously to adopt a resolution casting the port’s ballots in favor of selecting Jefferson County Tax Assessor-Collector Allison Nathan Getz as nominee to serve as the Conservation and Reclamation District’s representative on the Jefferson County Appraisal District Board of Trustees. More
July 27, 2015 -- The Board of Trustees of the Galveston Wharves today voted unanimously to award a $295,990 contract to Texas Gulf Construction Company, Inc. for storm sewer and drainage system improvements at the east end of the port. More
July 27, 2015 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today appointed three members to the Texas Credit Union Commission, including Steve Gilman, president and CEO of Members Choice Credit Union in Houston, and Beckie Stockstill Cobb, a former city council member in Deer Park. More
July 27, 2015 -- Update: Houston police have reported that Jorge Mendez, a suspect charged with engaging in organized crime who escaped custody on Sunday, has been captured. More
July 27, 2015 -- The Harris County Flood Control District will host community meetings on Tuesday and Thursday regarding upcoming projects along Greens Bayou. More
July 27, 2015 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County will host an event on Tuesday at the University of Houston Main Campus to promote safety along METRO's light rail lines. More
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