This week’s Council meeting includes another chance to consider the day labor center contract, and Councilwoman Addie Wiseman has suggested the following amendment to that contract: 62. WRITTEN Motion by Council Member Wiseman to amend
The history of Memorial Day is interesting. Is this part of today’s public school curriculum? I hope so. Here’s information on today’s Memorial Day service at Houston National Cemetery: Memorial Day ceremony: 9:30 a.m., Houston
Metro needs bus drivers: With ridership increases continuing at a double-digit pace, METRO is actively recruiting nearly 200 full- and part-time Bus Operators. [snip] “Most people look up to Bus Operators,” Kennedy said, adding that
Last week Matt Stiles reported on emails that pointed to city staffers helping arrange meetings between Councilwoman Carol Alvarado and a San Antonio businessman. Here is what Alvarado’s spokesman Joe Householder said of the councilwoman’s
At Poynter Online, Steve Klein is amazed that the Chronicle rushed an “Extra” edition to print following the Enron verdict: I don’t know whether I should laugh or cry. Three hours AFTER announcement of the
There is a wonderful success story coming out of HISD this weekend: among the 7,700 HISD high school graduates are 100+ Katrina evacuee students: Travis Hill-Williams has always considered himself an optimist. That attitude was
Local media outlets are saying a verdict has been reached in the Enron trial and will be announced beginning at 11 a.m. All three local tv stations will carry live internet feeds: KPRC-2, KHOU-11, KTRK-13.