Houston Methodist St. John Hospital, two staff physicians, and the hospital surgical team are featured in TLC’s second season of “Skin Tight,” a reality television show that focuses on patients who undergo skin reduction surgery following dramatic weight loss.Read More
Two Bay Area couples are trying to catch their collective breath these days after some busy, busy days. First, they were off to Washington for the presidential inauguration and the Great Gatsby Inaugural Ball before hurrying back home for the Super Bowl and all its activities.Read More
NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope has revealed the first known system of seven Earth-size planets around a single star. Three of these planets are firmly located in the habitable zone, the area around the parent star where a rocky planet is most likely to have liquid water.
The discovery sets a new record for greatest number of habitable-zone planets found around a single star outside our solar system. All of these seven planets could have liquid water – key to life as we know it – under the right atmospheric conditions, but the chances are highest with the three in the habitable zone.Read More
The U.S. Department of Commerce has awarded the City of Houston a $1 million Economic Development Administration grant to build some of the necessary infrastructure required for the planned Houston Spaceport at Ellington Airport, Mayor Sylvester Turner has announced.
“This grant is another sign of the serious attention our project is receiving,” Mayor Turner said. “Houston has always been at the forefront of aerospace-related advances. We are continuing to lead the way with the Houston Spaceport.”Read More
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The Clear Creek School District will host a number of community meetings on the following campuses between February and April. The meetings are intended to inform the public of the elements of the proposed $487 million bond, the tax impact the bond would have on property owners, and answer questions.Read More
Pasadena Little Theatre, Houston’s oldest community theatre in continuous operation, continues its 62nd season, the Something to Talk About season, with Guilty Conscience by William Link and Richard Levinson.Read More
The Clear Creek Independent School District Board of Trustees has called for a $487 million bond election on Saturday, May 6 to address growth, safety, aging facilities and program expansions.
If approved by voters, the bond program would allow the district to build new schools or permanently increase the capacity of existing schools due to overcrowding, rebuild or renovate schools between 40 and 50 years old, repair or replace elementary playgrounds, purchase new school buses, and expand the district’s science magnet for intermediate students to a second location.Read More
The Visual and Performing Arts Department in Clear Creek ISD announced that 31 students have received “superior” rating awards at both the regional and area Visual Art Scholastic Event for their artwork, and will be advancing to the State VASE Competition.
Two students from Clear Falls High School, Jessie Chen and Kari Langford, each have two pieces of art advancing.Read More
John Baumgartner was appointed city manager for League City during a City Council meeting on Feb. 14.
Council approved the appointment by a vote of 6-0- 0 with two absent.Read More
Since 1948, Clear Creek ISD has been the home of outstanding athletes who have gone on to do great things in their careers and for their communities. For this reason, the CCISD Athletic Hall of Honor was created in 2016 and welcomed the first class of inductees on Sept. 23, 2016.Read More
By Mary Alys Cherry
It’s been 30 years since Debbie Reynolds stole our hearts on a visit here, so it was no surprise that most who met her back then joined the rest of the country in mourning the loss of one of Hollywood’s biggest and most vivacious stars.Read More
MASKS MINGLED with cowboy hats as the Bay Area Go Texan Rodeo Committee unveiled this year’s Black and White Masquerade Fashion Show and Ball Friday, Jan. 20.
And, what a great time was had by all!Read More
MASKS MINGLED with cowboy hats as the Bay Area Go Texan Rodeo Committee unveiled this year’s Black and White Masquerade Fashion Show and Ball Friday...Read More
Memorial Hermann named one of the Nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics
Four Memorial Hermann hospitals have been collectively named among the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics, an IBM c...Read More