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Houston Non-Profit Gives New Meaning To Love Thy Neighbor - Patch.com

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 07:04

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Houston Non-Profit Gives New Meaning To Love Thy Neighbor
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CYPRESS, TX — A Houston area non-profit has channeled their creative talent and their desire to help their fellow human beings, into creating beautiful quilts, winter caps and scarves that recognize the contributions of first responders and help the ...

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Timeline of possible wintry mix for Houston area | abc13.com - KTRK-TV

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 06:23

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Timeline of possible wintry mix for Houston area | abc13.com
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Another Arctic front is headed toward Texas, mixing with moisture to produce rain, freezing rain sleet and snow.

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Houston Lecture Discusses the Role of Early Women in Shaping Civilization - Houston Press

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 05:02

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Houston Lecture Discusses the Role of Early Women in Shaping Civilization
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Well it seems that he-peating — a man taking all the credit for an idea first suggested by a woman — isn't anything new. Over the past two decades archaeologists have looked past hard artifacts like spears and arrow heads, instead focusing on ...

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Houston's handling of waste from bike lanes project in question: 'It shouldn't be on the ground' - KPRC Click2Houston

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 23:05

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Houston's handling of waste from bike lanes project in question: 'It shouldn't be on the ground'
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HOUSTON - Rosanne Barone, the program director for Texas Campaign for the Environment, recently expressed her concerns over how the city of Houston's Traffic Operations Facility handled a material known as methyl methacrylate, or MMA. "Wow and that is ...

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Dueling parades divide Houston on Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Houston Chronicle

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 22:45

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Dueling parades divide Houston on Martin Luther King Jr. Day
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The life of The Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., is celebrated in the streets of downtown Houston. Media: Brandpoint. The "original" King Day parade hit downtown Houston's streets Monday morning in the shadow of Minute Maid Park. A little after 10 a.m., a ...
Spirit of service alive and well in Houston on Martin Luther King, Jr. DayCW39
Mayor Turner calls for one MLK Day parade in HoustonChron.com
UPDATE: Houston Honors Dr. Martin Luther King With Its Traditional ParadesHouston Public Media
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City of Houston municipal courts to close due to winter weather - KPRC Click2Houston

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 22:27

City of Houston municipal courts to close due to winter weather
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HOUSTON - Due to inclement weather, the City of Houston Municipal Courts Department will be closed beginning at 8 a.m. Tuesday. Normal business hours will resume Wednesday. People who have court settings on Tuesday will be given the opportunity to ...

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State and area briefs - Houston Chronicle

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 22:02

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State and area briefs
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An abandoned home on Woodbuck Trail and John Ralston caught fire early Monday. Houston Fire Department spokesman Mario Gallegos said the blaze was extinguished and no one was injured. An abandoned home on Woodbuck Trail and John Ralston caught fire ...

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Space heater sparks fire that ripped through east Houston home - KTRK-TV

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 21:03

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Space heater sparks fire that ripped through east Houston home
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Curtis Williams said it took mere moments for his mother's home to go up in flames. (KTRK). KTRK. By Kevin Quinn. Monday, January 15, 2018 07:59PM. HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) --. Fire investigators blame a devastating house fire in east Houston on a space ...

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The latest: Houston area braces for ice storm, potentially dangerous conditions - Chron.com

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 16:40

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The latest: Houston area braces for ice storm, potentially dangerous conditions
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The Houston area braced for a winter storm that could coat roads in a thin layer of ice Tuesday, creating weather hazards dangerous enough for most school districts and universities to cancel classes and public safety officials to warn motorists to use ...
TxDOT crews on standby to battle icy roadways across HoustonKTRK-TV
Houston braces for icy road conditions as US slammed by winter weatherCW39

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Unexpected rival from Beaumont emerges in race to represent Houston Latinos - Chron.com

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 16:34

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Unexpected rival from Beaumont emerges in race to represent Houston Latinos
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The battle to represent the heart of Houston's long underrepresented Latino community in Congress has drawn a most unexpected name. Tahir Javed. He's an outsider in the 29th congressional district. He's not Latino. He's never lived in the congressional ...

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Houston prepares for icy Tuesday commute - Click2Houston - KPRC Click2Houston

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 16:01

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Houston prepares for icy Tuesday commute - Click2Houston
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HOUSTON - Crews at the Texas Department of Transportation are paying close attention to the forecast as they try to determine their next steps in treating local roads again. School districts are watching developments as well. With a wintry mix moving ...

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Houston's Mucky Duck music venue hit by unsuccessful thieves early Monday morning - Chron.com

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 14:31

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Houston's Mucky Duck music venue hit by unsuccessful thieves early Monday morning
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One of Houston's most popular listening rooms is picking up the pieces after thieves broke into the music venue looking for valuables. Rusty Andrews, the owner of long-running McGonigel's Mucky Duck in the Upper Kirby area (2425 Norfolk), shared a ...

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Houston's Mucky Duck music venue hit by unsuccessful thieves ... - Chron.com

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 14:31

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Houston's Mucky Duck music venue hit by unsuccessful thieves ...
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The Mucky Duck, at 2425 Norfolk, is known for hosting singer-songwriters, including some Texas favorites. Early Monday morning, it was site of a botched theft job after suspects were scared off by a neighbor. The Mucky Duck, at 2425 Norfolk, is known ...

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Houston couple ambushed, shot dead in mysterious double killing at ... - ABC News

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 14:16

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Houston couple ambushed, shot dead in mysterious double killing at ...
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Authorities in Houston are investigating a couple's mysterious double killing in a secluded section of the city. The victims' son, who went to check on his parents after not hearing from them since last Thursday, called police from the home Saturday ...

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Houston police searching for escaped prisoner - Houston Chronicle - Chron.com

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 14:11

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Houston police searching for escaped prisoner - Houston Chronicle
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Houston police are searching in east downtown for an escaped prisoner, a man with a long criminal recording, including bail jumping and fleeing from police. Jorge Santana-Trujillo, 30, escaped from a transport van after slipping out of his handcuffs ...
Authorities hunt for prisoner who escaped in downtown Houston during transportRare.us
HPD: Escaped prisoner last seen near downtown | khou.comKHOU

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Houston sports reporter releases statement following mysterious disappearance - KSAT San Antonio

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 13:37

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Houston sports reporter releases statement following mysterious disappearance
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HOUSTON - The Houston sports reporter who briefly disappeared and then was found safe last week released a statement on Monday morning about the ordeal. Courtney Roland posted a message on Twitter that read: More News Headlines. (Image via Twitter ...
Houston sports reporter who had gone missing releases statement ...Chron.com
Sports journalist who went missing leaves Houston hospitalBeaumont Enterprise
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Golden Fork Awards gala honors industry leaders - Chron.com

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 13:10

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Golden Fork Awards gala honors industry leaders
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Last year was full of ups and downs for the Houston restaurant industry, from the bounty of openings before Super Bowl LI to Hurricane Harvey, whose wrath tested its mettle. Both were topics of conversation and cause for celebration at the Greater ...

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Houston sports reporter who had gone missing releases statement ... - Chron.com

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:06

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Houston sports reporter who had gone missing releases statement ...
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Courtney Roland, a Houston sports reporter who was located last week after briefly being reported missing, released a statement Monday morning. On Twitter, Roland posted: "On Friday I was released from Houston Methodist Medical Center. After undergoing ...
Houston sports reporter releases statement following mysterious disappearanceKSAT San Antonio
Sports journalist who went missing leaves Houston hospitalWTOP
Reporter who went missing last week explains her disappearanceNewburgh Gazette
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