Houston

What y’all know about them Texas girls? Congratulations to two Texas stars Simone Manuel & Simone Biles for shining bright in the 2016 Olympics. Houston’s own Simone Manuel made history as the first black woman to win an Olympic gold medal in an individual swimming event. Her reaction was absolutely everything. *tears* https://twitter.com/mambomoondog/status/763933256823640064 https://twitter.com/MediaMaven9/status/763931435702951937 Another one of Houston’s […]

On Sunday, August 14, 2016 from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM there will be free back to school immunizations at Forest Brook Middle School located at 7525 Tidwell Road, Houston, TX 77016. Medical providers will be on site. All returning students and new students are required to provide proof of immunizations for school enrollment. Immunizations are the […]

Today, in a major victory for voting rights advocates nationwide, a federal district court entered an order to ease Texas’s strict photo ID law — and allow voters without ID to cast a regular ballot this November. The Texas requirement, as written in 2011, is effectively struck down. Approximately 600,000 registered voters did not have […]

The Houston Area Urban League GUILD, The Alpha Nu Omega Alumni Chapter of Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc. and The Houston area chapters of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. have jointly scheduled a class for individuals to get deputized for Voters registration on July 27, 2016 at 6pm at the Houston Area Urban League office […]

Together, we stand to unite for peace. From Dallas, Baton Rouge and Minnesota, our hearts are saddened. We will publicly unite through prayer, songs, words of encouragement and strategies to move forward. This movement is hosted by Bishop E. L. Usher, Tawanda Usher, Faith-Based Pastors, Civic Leader, Houston Police Department, Houston Independent School District, City […]

Veterans who need legal advice or legal assistance can visit a free legal clinic on Saturday, July 23, from 9:00 a.m. until noon, at the Texas City VA Outpatient Clinic, 9300 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway, Suite 206, Texas City, 77591. The clinic is a public service of the Galveston Bar Association and the Houston Bar […]

What really happened before Dorothy arrived in the Land of Oz? Get The Latest Music and Entertainment News On Your Phone There’s three sides to every story and the Broadway classic “Wicked” tells it all! You’ll meet the BOTH witches and find out the true story behind how the Tin Man, Scarecrow, and Lion all came […]

Summer’s upcoming block party, The Museum Experience, returns July 30, showcasing a trio of participating museums within an easily walkable three-block footprint. The featured museums of Zone 3; Contemporary Arts Museum Houston (CAMH), The Jung Center, and The Museum of Fine Arts Houston (MFAH) invite guests to view masterworks, learn meditation techniques, and interact with […]