4 hours ago

  • Robotics for Kids!

    Ms. M. is asking for $666.82:
    My students need Dash & Dot Robotics kits for a free after school club.
    Windsor Village Elementary School Comment

38 hours ago

HAR's YPN '20 Under 40 Rising Stars in Real Estate Awards' recognize excellence in sales, leadership, community service

An awards luncheon honoring HAR's 2016 YPN winners will be on Oct. 5 at 11 a.m. at the Bayou City Event Center, 9401 Knight Road. Register at www.har.com/edu. For questions about the program, email roz@har.com.

    HAR's YPN '20 Under 40 Rising Stars in Real Estate Awards' recognize excellence in sales, leadership, community service
    HAR's YPN '20 Under 40 Rising Stars in Real Estate Awards' recognize excellence in sales, leadership, community service The Houston Association of Realtors (HAR) has announced the winners of its seventh annual Young Professionals Network (YPN) 20 Under 40 Rising Stars in Real Estate Awards.
    http://www.chron.com

41 hours ago

LET’S HAVE SOME FUN NEXT SATURDAY WITH SOME HISTORY TOO!

...9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the historic Taylor-Stevenson Ranch – 11822 Almeda Rd, Houston, TX. The event will feature C/W & Zydeco music, along with D.J.’s...

    Isiah Factor | The InsiteLET'S HAVE SOME FUN NEXT SATURDAY WITH...
    American Cowboy Museum 6th Annual Grand Market Place Houston...The American Cowboy Museum will host the 6th Annual Grand Market Place and Farmer's Market fundraiser on Saturday, October 8th, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the historic Taylor-Stevenson Ranch - 11822 Almeda Rd, Houston, TX...
    http://www.isiahfactor.com

5 days ago

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6 days ago

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  • Books to Answer Questions and Fuel Curious Minds

    Mrs. H. is asking for $984.64:
    My students need a wide variety of reference related books to help them learn valuable academic research writing skills and to help fuel their natural curiosity for answers.
    YES Prep School-Southwest Comment

Sep 23

Sep 22

Body found on side the road in SW Houston

The body was discovered shortly before 2 p.m. Thursday along the 400 block of Holmes Road. The body was spotted in an overgrown area just off the road.

    Body found on side the road in SW Houston
    Police are investigating the death of a woman in southwest Houston. The body was discovered shortly before 2 p.m. Thursday along the 400 block of Holmes Road. The body was spotted in an overgrown area just off the road. Harris County medical examiners will perform an autopsy to confirm the identity and cause of death.
    http://www.chron.com

Sep 21

  • Help Us Paint Like Pros!

    Ms. Laughlin is asking for $992.00:
    My students need easels, palette paper, and brushes to paint like professionals!
    YES Prep School-Southwest Comment

Sep 20

Sep 19

Sep 18

  • Capturing Moments That Last a Lifetime!

    Ms. Sanchez is asking for $967.25:
    My students need the tools to capture once in a life time moments! Specifically they need a DSLR camera (Nikon d3300) and memory cards capture all the important moments for our school's yearbook!
    YES Prep School-Southwest Comment

Sep 16

  • New Books for Excited Readers!

    Mrs. H. is asking for $631.51:
    My students need a variety of new books to keep them interested and invested in reading. I've started a reading reward program for my students so providing them with new books is an added incentive!
    YES Prep School-Southwest Comment

Sep 13

Medical Examiner: High school defensive tackle died of heart defect

A viewing will be held Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 10:30 am at the Fountain of Praise Church at 13950 Hillcroft, with funeral service at 11.

    Medical Examiner: High school defensive tackle died of heart defect
    A high school football player who died after a game Saturday suffered a rare congenital heart condition, which is a leading cause of sudden death in young athletes. Sudden heart failure tops the list of diagnoses for the approximately half-dozen student athletes who die each year from sports activity in the U.S.
    http://www.chron.com

Sep 13

35th Annual Orange Show Gala

Crowne Plaza NRG 8686 Kirby Dr. Houston , TX 77054

    Event - 35th Annual Orange Show Gala The Orange Show, Houston
    Gala Chairs Pelenlope Lester Marks invite you to come dressed in your most magical masquerade and enjoy... ENTERTAINMENT FROM Wayne Toups PERFORMANCE ART SILENT AUCTION SEATED DINNER SPECIALTY COCKTAILS And lots of surprises! Auction Chairs Beverly Berry Helaine Lubetkin PURCHASE
    http://orangeshow.org

Sep 13

  • iPad You!

    Ms. Cottrell is asking for $715.87:
    My students need two iPads with cases.
    Montgomery Elementary School Comment

Sep 13

Sep 12

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Kindergarteners Under Konstruction

    Ms. Pender is asking for $477.78:
    My students need audio books, dominoes, and a class set of classroom magazines.
    Montgomery Elementary School Comment
  • Orff We Go!!

    Mrs. Colon is asking for $2065.28:
    My students need a set of Orff Instruments to develop their music skills!
    Ridgemont Elementary School Comment

Sep 11

  • Cheering For School Spirit

    Ms. Tate is asking for $953.51:
    My students need cheer mats in order to safely practice tumbling and stunts.
    YES Prep School-Southwest Comment

Sep 07

School Choice Fairs to highlight special programs, magnet application process

Sept. 17, 9 a.m. to noon — Westbury High School, 11911 Chimney Rock, 77035

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Oct. 1,  9 a.m. to noon — Chavez High School, 8501 Howard, 77017

Oct. 5, 9 a.m. to noon — Austin High School, 1700 Dumble, 77023

Oct. 3, 9 a.m. to noon — Sterling High School, 11625 Martindale Road, 77048

    School Choice Fairs to highlight special programs, magnet application process
    The Houston Independent School District Office of School Choice will host five School Choice Fairs and offer weekly campus tours at all magnet campuses throughout the fall semester for families to meet with magnet representatives and learn about the 2017-2018 application process, which begins Sept. 30.
    http://blogs.houstonisd.org

Sep 07

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Sep 05

  • Motivation in Math Education

    Ms. M is asking for $998.60:
    My students need an HP printer, magnetic base 10 blocks, pencils, a Tulip screen print machine and incentive items for our classroom store and celebrations.
    Petersen Elementary School Comment

Sep 04

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Sep 04

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Laptops For Students

    Mr. Wood is asking for $1062.00:
    My students need new Windows laptops with internet access for projects
    YES Prep School-Southwest Comment
  • We Wish We Had an iPad

    Ms. M is asking for $1114.16:
    My students need an iPad Pro tablet and protective case for classroom workstations.
    Petersen Elementary School Comment
  • Bridging the Reading Gap with Chromebooks

    Ms. Ockelberry is asking for $978.53:
    My students need a classroom set of Chromebooks to incorporate technology as part of our learning environment and to do all the things that will make them successful in the 21st century.
    YES Prep School-Southwest Comment

Sep 03

Bail denied for Houston man charged with killing wife, daughter

He initially told police he opened fire to defend himself as his wife and daughter attacked him with knives in their south Houston home. The incident happened around 2:45 a.m. June 16 in the 15100 block of Alkay near Anderson.

    Bail denied for Houston man charged with killing wife, daughter
    A Houston man facing capital murder charges in the alleged self-defense shootings of his wife and teen daughter in June was denied bail early Saturday. Michael Wayne Ratliff, 43, was arrested this week in the deaths of Sandtrece Ratliff, 44, and 14-year-old Ariel Ratliff.
    http://www.chron.com

Sep 03

Sep 02

  • Chromebooks For Kids

    Mr. Wood is asking for $978.65:
    My students need a complete class set of chromebooks or netbooks.
    YES Prep School-Southwest Comment

Sep 02

Sep 01

Houston man charged with capital murder in deaths of wife, teen daughter

Michael Ratliff, 43, is charged with capital murder in the deaths of  Sandtrece Ratliff, 44, and Ariel Ratliff about 2:45 a.m. June 16 in the 15100 block of Alkay near Anderson.

    Houston man charged with capital murder in deaths of wife, teen daughter
    A man as been arrested in the shooting deaths of wife and 14-year-old daughter after he initially told police he shot them in self defense as they attacked him with knifes earlier this year at his home in south Houston.
    http://www.chron.com

Aug 25

  • Making Jiggy Moves for Technology!!

    Ms. Jones is asking for $929.36:
    My students need technology to be able to compete with the other schools and districts in their area to be 21st century prepared for their future.
    Lawson Middle School Comment

Aug 24

Vehicle smsahes gas pump in horrific crash in SW Houston

The two-vehicle collision happened about 3 a.m. in the 15500 block of South Post Oak near the Sam Houston Parkway, according to the Houston Police Department.

    Vehicle smsahes gas pump in horrific crash in SW Houston
    Published 10:32 am, Wednesday, August 24, 2016 One driver rolled over and hit a pole while another smashed into a gasoline pump in an horrific wreck early Wednesday morning in southwest Houston. The two-vehicle collision happened about 3 a.m. in the 15500 block of South Post Oak near the Sam Houston Parkway, according to the Houston Police Department.
    http://www.chron.com

Aug 23

Enjoying the Texans with METRO

Park in our lot at the Fannin South Transit Center at 1604 West Bellfort. Special event parking is only $15   and includes a round-trip fare on the train...

    Write On METRO : Enjoying the Texans with METRO
    This Sunday, the Houston Texans play against the Arizona Cardinals in a pre-season exhibition game at NRG Stadium, and METRO has a great way for you to get there and back. Park in our lot at the Fannin South Transit Center at 1604 West Bellfort. Special
    http://blogs.ridemetro.org

Aug 22

  • Intrigue Readers!

    Teacher Gray is asking for $562.46:
    My students need a better selection of books. My classroom library has a lot of my personal books that I read as young girl. However, not a good selection for them and for the boys.
    YES Prep School-Southwest Comment

Aug 22

Aug 21

Aug 19

Pothole of the Day: Grass growing out of pothole in Westbury

Day is on Ludington near Chimney Rock in southwest Houston.

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7700 Westpark Drive Houston, TX 77063

    Pothole of the Day: Grass growing out of pothole in Westbury
    Wednesday's Pothole of the Day is on Ludington near Chimney Rock in southwest Houston. Right down the street from Westbury High School, this road depression can take your tires to school. Folks who live and drive around here are tired of it and to make matters worse, you may not even notice it that is, until your tires do.
    http://cw39.com

Aug 17

Houston Dash Fan? Ride Free

Simply park your car downtown and hop on the Red Line. You can find parking lots at downtownhouston.org. Or you can park at the Fannin South Transit Center lot at 1604 West Bellfort. Board the Red Line going north, then transfer to the Green or Purple lines and stop right at the stadium. 

    Write On METRO : Houston Dash Fan? Ride Free
    Houston Dash fans who are planning on cheering on their home soccer team tomorrow night can hop on METRORail and ride for free - simply show your Dash game ticket to any METRO fare inspector who may check your fare. All those who hold valid tickets to
    http://blogs.ridemetro.org

Aug 15

Expired: CW39 International Powder Fest Houston Web Sweepstakes

...to International Powder Fest Houston happening on August 20, 2016 in BH Ranch located at 14149 Player/Buxley Street, Houston, TX 77045. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) is $100 per winner. Prize has...

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...of the Sponsor. Winners must claim their prize at the KIAH-TV Studios located at 7700 Westpark Drive, Houston, Texas 77063 between the hours of 9:00 am and 12:00 pm or...

    Expired: CW39 International Powder Fest Houston Web Sweepstakes
    SWEEPSTAKES HAS ENDED. FILL OUT THE ENTRY FORM OFFICIAL RULES CW39 International Powder Fest Houston Web Sweepstakes 1. HOW TO ENTER: No purchase necessary to enter or win. Sweepstakes begins on Monday, August 8, 2016 at 5:00am (CT) and ends on Friday, August 12, 2016 at 11:59pm (CT) (the "Sweepstakes Period").
    http://cw39.com

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Aug 10

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Getting Fit in a Heartbeat!

    Ms. Machemehl is asking for $959.96:
    My students need Polar H7 heart rate monitors for the most accurate measurement of personal fitness levels sustained throughout P.E. class.
    YES Prep School-Southwest Comment
  • Technology Learning Station!!!

    Ms. Chambers is asking for $496.18:
    My students need tablets to learn to use technology by playing learning games and using their imagination by creating projects!
    Shearn Elementary School Comment

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