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View the Solar Eclipse at the Central Library

WHAT: The historic solar eclipse can be viewed from the Houston Public Library’s Central Library.  This is part of the Library’s STEM Program

Free cervical, breast cancer screenings to benefit uninsured, underinsured women


Uninsured and underinsured women ages 21 to 64 are eligible to receive free cervical and breast cancer screenings on Saturday,

Severe overcrowding at BARC: More than 500 dogs and 200 cats in animal shelter’s care

Special $1 Pet Adoptions This Weekend to Help Save Lives

HOUSTON– BARC is bursting at the seams with dogs and cats:

John Healey Announces That He Will Not Seek Re-Election


On Friday afternoon, July 28, 2017, Fort Bend County District Attorney John Healey announced to his staff that he will

Flag hoisting ceremony on the occasion of India’s 71st Independence Day

Flag hoisting ceremony on the occasion of India’s 71st Independence Day will be held on Tuesday, 15 August 2017 at 7:30 AM at

Over 3,000 Young People Will Celebrate July as Parks and Recreation Month During Annual Let’s Play Carnival

Houston Parks and Recreation Department’s Summer Enrichment Program youth will come together at Sunnyside Park on Friday, July 21, 2017, for

Houston Gets Official Hand-Off for World Petroleum Congress in 2020

HOUSTON – The countdown has officially begun for the first World Petroleum Congress in more than 30 years to take place in Houston, the Energy

License Plate Recognition Camera Leads to Arrest in Town Square Shooting

Sugar Land, TX – Sugar Land police arrested a man who discharged a firearm near a business in Sugar Land Town Square on

Statement by Mayor Turner on Public Works and Engineering Director

July 12, 2017 — “I am placing city Public Works and Engineering Director Karun Sreerama on administrative leave with pay, effective today, while I


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