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Harris County

May 22, 2015 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council Transportation Policy Council today voted unanimously to award $1.6 million in transportation development credits to a program planned for the Harris County freeway system. More
May 22, 2015 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County today announced that tickets for its METRORail Fest Concert on Saturday are no longer available, but that community members can still participate in rallies and ribbon-cutting ceremonies celebrating the opening of two new rail lines during the day. More
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May 22, 2015 -- Rover Oaks Pet Resort in Houston will launch its fifth annual donation drive, "Operation: War Dogs", to support non-profit organization Mission K9 Rescue, on Memorialy Day. More
May 22, 2015 -- Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman today urged the community to exercise caution while celebrating during the Memorial Day holiday. More
May 22, 2015 -- The Harris County District Attorney's Office today announced that the Texas Bar Foundation has donated $20,000 to the Harris County Drug Court Foundation. More
May 22, 2015 -- The Houston Fire Department today issued a statement on the death of firefighter Richard Deluna, who was found dead along with this girlfriend, Caroline Minjares, at their home. More
May 22, 2015 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal stabbing of a woman and apparent suicide of a man found at 16630 Lake Prince Lane. More
May 22, 2015 -- The Houston Independent School District Board of Education on Thursday received a presentation of the district's FY2016 Budget. More
May 22, 2015 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on Memorial Day activities, including Carnival fun, Latin American style in Houston; a festival celebrating Galveston Bay in Kemah; and fireworks in The Woodlands. More
May 21, 2015 -- The City of Seabrook advises that on Monday, May 25 portions of Meyer and Second Street will be closed for a Veterans Parade and Memorial Day Celebration. More
May 21, 2015 -- Houston Independent School District Superintendent Terry Grier today was named a "Champion of Children" at the 16th annual Beat the Odds Awards Luncheon by the Children's Defense Fund-Texas. More
May 21, 2015 -- El Lago City Council on Wednesday voted unanimously to approve a general order for the Lakeview Police Department to establish the department's policy and procedures for protecting employees from exposure to contagious and infectious diseases in the course of their work. More
May 21, 2015 -- Harris County Commissioner Steve Radack will host State District Judge Marc Carter, a former military officer, as featured speaker for his annual Memorial Day ceremony on Monday at the Harris County War Memorial. More
May 21, 2015 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Wednesday awarded more than $7.5 million in scholarships to high school graduates. More
May 21, 2015 -- Taylor Lake Village City Council on Wednesday voted unanimously to reappoint Leslie Guhl as presiding municipal court judge and Robert Barfield as associate municipal court judge. More
May 21, 2015 -- Pasadena City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to adopt a resolution canvassing the results of the May 9 General Election. More
May 20, 2015 -- The Harris County Department of Education's Center for Afterschool, Summer and Expanded Learning has announced that Shearn Elementary School in Houston has received an $11,000 City Connections grant to fund a fine arts summer camp. More
May 20, 2015 -- The City of Houston today announced the three projects from its recent citywide "Hackathon" have been selected to be presented to Mayor Annise Parker for consideration. More
May 20, 2015 -- Memorial Hermann Health System in Houston will host its annual "A Survivor's Celebration of Life" event honoring cancer survivors and their caregivers on May 29 in Houston. More
May 20, 2015 -- Congressman Gene Green will host a Veterans Forum on Thursday at American Legion Post 499 in Galena Park, Texas. More
May 20, 2015 -- Services will be held on Friday for Houston Police Department Officer Richard K. Martin, who was killed in the line of duty on Monday. More
May 20, 2015 -- Seabrook City Council, in a special meeting on Tuesday, voted unanimously to adopt a resolution canvassing the results of the May 9 General and Special Election. More
May 20, 2015 -- Webster City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to grant a special use permit for a community residential program by Into Action Recovery Centers to operate a treatment facility for individuals with alcohol and drug issues at a building in a commercial district at 17250 El Camino Real. More
May 20, 2015 -- Deer Park City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to renew a $22,000 contract with the Economic Alliance Houston Port Region for economic development services. More
May 20, 2015 -- The Houston Fire Department reports two injuries in a house fire in Northwest Houston Tuesday night. More
May 19, 2015 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker on Tuesday placed a friendly wager with Oakland, California Mayor Libby Schaaf on the outcome of the National Basketball Association Western Conference Finals between the Houston Rockets and the Golden State Warriors. More
May 19, 2015 -- More than 20 members of Economic Alliance Houston Port Region recently traveled to Washington, D.C. to advocate regional priorities. More
May 19, 2015 -- The Harris County Toll Road Authority has announced plans to adjust toll rates on the IH-10 Katy Tollway, also referred to as the Katy Managed Lanes (KML), to reduce congestion and maintain free-flowing traffic conditions throughout the day, especially during peak hours. More
May 19, 2015 -- The Port of Houston Authority Commission today voted unanimously to issue a request for proposals for strategic marketing and creative design services in connection with the Strategic Plan recently approved by the port commission, which Port Director Roger Guenther said is necessary for the port’s continued growth. More
May 19, 2015 -- The Houston National Cemetery will host Chief Master Sergeant Marion K. Nation, Command Chief for the Texas Air National Guard, as keynote speaker for the cemetery's Memorial Day Program on May 25. More
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