| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 4:31 PM
City Hall was packed with angry Houston motorists with storng opinions over the red light camera issue. Some took a calm, collective approach while others were more passionate about sharing their frustration.
Mayor Annise Parker has stressed that she...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 4:58 PM
Unbearable heat conditions have claimed the lives of a Houston mother and daughter in their 50's and 80's.
Their bodies were discovered over the weekend inside their home.
The intense heat-wave has sparked Mayor Annise Parker and other organizations...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 3:29 PM
A brutal Texas summer and extreme drought conditions are putting a strain on the city’s water system.
That`s why Houston’s Mayor Annise Parker asked residents to cut back on water. Apparently some of the Mayors own employees didn’t...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 3:17 PM
First they got rid of them, then a few months later they turned them back on. Now Mayor Annise Parker wants red light cameras gone for good.
A special meeting had city council members getting an earful from voters who had essentially one thing to say,...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 7:14 PM
This summer has been the worst drought in Texas history and it’s been going on for months.
Back in June, the city enacted the water rationing plan.
Since then the Mayor Annise Parker announced the city’s water plan was moving to stage two,...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 3:48 PM
It's voting time! Did you notice anything at polling place? No? No one going in or out?
Voter turnout was slim, but we expected that.
In the 2009 election only 16% of registered Houston voters took part. That's not even 150,000 Houston voters!
| Aug 30, 2011
| 5:15 PM
Not an everyday scene you`d expect to see at city hall; Mayor Annise Parker, smiling ear to ear next to one of the most successful rappers in the business.
The Mayor, surrounded by fans, on hand to celebrate the city`s official Bun B Day, but it might...