| Jun 20, 2011
| 3:50 PM
It's been permanent 'adult swim' for plenty of Houston kids this summer. City wide budget short falls left no money to support many public pools and community centers.
So, until now kiddos looking for some relief from the heat had to kick it old school...
| Jun 26, 2011
| 3:30 PM
Rainbow flags, shirtless men and lots of pride. Yep, you guessed it. The 30th Annual “Pride Houston Parade” had thousands of people taking their pride to the streets yesterday.
Dancing and cheering, people waited along Westheimer as they...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 3:08 PM
News we were hoping we wouldn't have to deliver. The red light cameras have been given the green light.
Last month a judge ruled the referendum on the cameras was invalid giving Houston until August 1st to turn the cameras back on or pay $20-million in...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 5:34 PM
Rain, rain, go away...and hopefully by the end of the week, it will!
The flood warning has been extended, but how much worse can it get?
The weather has taken a few casualties: two men were killed when lightning struck a tree near a soccer field off...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 2:55 PM
The City of Houston is about to get the 'Colbert Bump'.
Mayor Annise Parker will appear on The Colbert Report on Wednesday.
It's not completely clear what Mayor Parker will discuss on the show, but her spokesperson said she will talk about Houston....
| Feb 14, 2012
| 6:15 PM
Members of the gay and lesbian community weren’t entirely feeling the love in Texas this Valentine’s Day.
The Foundation for Family and Marriage Equality organized a demonstration at the Harris County Clerk’s Office for legalized gay...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 3:00 PM
The numbers are in and it’s true, everything’s bigger in Texas...including our wallets.
A 15-minute speech, a few handshakes and an overpriced dinner left President Obama’s re-election campaign $2.7 million richer!
The rain may have...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 6:16 PM
Thousands pedaled 20, 40 to 60 miles on Sunday, March 18 while helping the Bayou City's reforestation efforts that are managed by the Houston Parks and Recreation department.
Last year's dreadful drought is the reason.
"I was sad to see all the...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Laguna Beach Mayor Jane Egly has signed the Mayors for the Freedom to Marry statement, an online declaration for mayors who believe everyone should have the freedom to get married, regardless of sexual orientation.
As of Thursday, Egly was the only...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Mexican President Felipe Calderon says Hola to Houston!
He meet with Mayor Annise Parker and Greater Houston Partnership members at the Federal Reserve.
While he may have gotten a key to the city, not everyone was thrilled about Calderon's visit....
| May 10, 2012
| 9:03 AM
WASHINGTON, D.C. - In the wake of North Carolina saying no to gay marriage, and after the vice president outted President Obama on his stance on gay marriage, Obama is coming out of the opinion closet. He`s now saying he supports same-sex marriage....