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  • Houston Public Pools Back Open For Business

    Houston Public Pools Back Open For Business
    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...
  • Show me your Pride

    Show me your Pride
    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...
  • Red Light, Green Light

    Red Light, Green Light
    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...
  • Houston's flooding water conservation announcement

    Houston's flooding water conservation announcement
    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...
  • Mayor Annise Parker to appear on the Colbert Report tonight

    Mayor Annise Parker to appear on the Colbert Report tonight
    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....
  • Equal marriage rights protest for GLBT

    Equal marriage rights protest for GLBT
    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...
  • Obama raises $2.7 million in Houston

    Obama raises $2.7 million in Houston
    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...
  • Tour de Houston benefits reforestation efforts

    Tour de Houston benefits reforestation efforts
    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...
  • Mayor signs on for marriage equality

    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...
  • Presidente Felipe Calderon's visit to Houston met with protest

    Presidente Felipe Calderon's visit to Houston met with protest
    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....
  • Obama's opinion comes out of the closet -- he supports same-sex marriage

    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....