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Typhoon Texas Hosts Free Swim Lessons, Part of Worldwide Event

KATY, TX (June 5, 2019) – Typhoon Texas will host free swim lessons on Thursday, June 20 starting at 8:30 a.m. when children of all ages can learn life-saving skills to prevent drowning, the second leading cause of unintended, injury-related death for U.S. children ages 1-14. Space is limited to the first 300 participants.  Sign up for the free swim lessons is required at https://www.typhoontexas.com/houston/park-events. The local instruction at the west Houston waterpark is part of […]

Texas Children’s Fetal Center celebrates milestone 100th in-utero neural tube defect repair surgery

HOUSTON – (March. 27, 2019) – Surgeons at Texas Children’s Fetal Center® have performed more than 100 in-utero neural tube defect repair surgeries for babies with myelomeningocele, a developmental defect in which the spine is improperly formed and the spinal cord is open to, and fused with, the skin. The condition, also known as spina bifida or an open neural tube defect (NTD), occurs in 3.4 out of every 10,000 live births in the U.S. […]

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Virtual Tour is Coming to the Houston Area March 29 – April 2

Franchise fans will have the special opportunity to step into The Hidden World in virtual reality as part of exclusive tour in select Walmart parking lots, making a stop in Katy Houston has been chosen as one of the exclusive destinations for the How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden WorldVirtual Tour, giving area kids and adults the opportunity to step into the world of the beloved film franchise from their local Walmart parking lot. As the film […]

GROW YOUR OWN | Creating an Edible Garden in the Home Landscape

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Fort Bend County, along with the Fort Bend County Master Gardeners, present Grow Your Own, a six-class program on creating a productive edible garden in the home landscape.  Participants will learn how to start a garden, the keys to success, what to plant and when, and how to reap the benefits of year-round food production in Fort Bend County. All classes will combine indoor and outdoor lessons, and be held from […]

8-year-old Leukemia Patient Returns to School with a special gift

As the kids returned to school this year, excited to see their old friends, one 8-year-old boy’s appearance at a Katy, TX, elementary school was especially poignant.  He left first grade in February of 2017 to begin a life-saving cancer treatment for leukemia. Ethan Helms was six years old when he was rushed to the emergency room. Lymph nodes on his neck had begun to swell, and an x-ray found a malignant tumor in Ethan’s […]

DICK’S Sporting Goods Plans to Hire 158 Seasonal Teammates in Houston as Part of “National Signing Day” on October 24  

PITTSBURGH (October 17, 2018) – DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, has announced that it will host its own “National Signing Day” on October 24 to support the Company’s hiring efforts for seasonal teammate positions nationwide. DICK’S is looking for exceptional applicants, passionate about sports, to join the nation’s largest sports team at the following locations in the Houston area: Houston, TX (Galleria, Summerwood, Willowbrook) Friendswood, TX (Baybrook) Humble, […]

Katy ISD Hosts Auxiliary Job Fair  

KATY [September 28, 2018] – Looking to work for one of the best school districts in the Houston-Metro area?  Then you’re invited to the Katy Independent School District Auxiliary Job Fair taking place soon!  The District is looking to fill various positions for the Nutrition & Food Services, Maintenance & Operations, Police and Transportation departments. Interested candidates should complete an application at www.katyisd.org prior to attending the job fair.  Hard copy resumes are recommended for attendees as well […]

Learn Job-Search Survival Tips At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Have you been searching for a job and not having any luck? Maybe it’s time for a change in your game plan. Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a free, two-part series of “Job-Search Survival Tips,” beginning on Monday, October 15, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., in the Multi-purpose Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The series will continue on Tuesday, October 16, at the same place and time. […]

DPS Increases Traffic Enforcement for Labor Day Holiday

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will be joining law enforcement efforts from across the state to increase traffic enforcement during the Labor Day holiday weekend. From Friday, Aug. 31, through Monday, Sept. 3, DPS Troopers will be looking for drivers who violate traffic laws, including impaired drivers, speeders and safety belt violators. “DPS is committed to protecting travelers on our roadways, and Troopers will be working around-the-clock this Labor Day weekend […]