Katy News

Introduction to Ebay

Oh, no, you have that one gift left to buy and not much money to buy it!  What do you do?  If you are looking to buy or sell items online, then eBay may be the place to start. eBay is the leading on-line auction website that allows you to buy or sell treasured items across the globe! From arts & crafts to cars & boats, on Tuesday, November 21 at 10 AM, come learn […]

McDonald Junior High & Texans Stats Challenge

McDonald Junior High received a visit from former Houston Texan Punt Returner (Texan Ambassador), J.J. Moses, and two Houston Texans Cheerleaders, Gabby and Natalie on Tuesday, November 14th.  McDonald Junior High was selected amongst several campus’ across the Houston-area for this honor as their sixth-grade math teachers; Mrs. Jill Hobbs, Mrs. Katrisa Brown-Willis, and Mrs. Danielle Harris; participated, and engaged their students, in the 2017 Houston Texans Stats Challenge. The Texans Stats Challenge is a […]

Quality of care for older Texas patients with colon cancer on the rise, still room for improvement

HOUSTON ― Research from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Centerfinds adherence to surgical treatment guidelines has improved significantly among older Texas patients with colon cancer since 2001, while adherence to chemotherapy guidelines has remained largely unchanged. The study, published today in Cancer, identifies factors influencing adherence rates, including socioeconomic status and access to skilled physicians. The researchers also report significant survival benefits associated with adherence to treatment recommendations, highlighting the importance of informed discussions between […]

Katy Taste Fest is excited to announce our 2 nd annual food festival – serving more food, fun and philanthropy

SAVE THE DATE – March 24, 2018 Katy Taste Fest is excited to announce our 2 nd annual food festival – serving more food, fun and philanthropy Festival’s charity partners include Katy Cares, Krause Children’s Center, Armor of Hope Foundation and more Katy (November 15, 2017) – Katy Taste Fest, the city’s first festival for foodies will again be held at Villagio Town Center March 24, 2018, 11am-2pm. The festival celebrates all things food from […]

Save The Date: Urban Harvest Fruit Tree Sale Takes Place Saturday Jan. 13 2018

HOUSTON, TEXAS — Urban Harvest hosts its 18th Annual Fruit Tree Sale on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. This year’s sale takes place at a new location: the Houston Community College West Loop Campus, 5601 West Loop South. Gardeners of all skill levels can shop for more than 100 varieties of fruit trees that are adapted to grow in the climate and soils of the greater Houston area, including selections […]

The Powerful KOBELCO USA Dealer Network Continues to Grow

KOBELCO USA adds Century Rentals and Westrax Machinery to its growing dealer network.

Katy, TX – KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA continues to expand representation in the North American market by adding Century Rentals and Westrax Machinery to its growing dealer network. “We’re dedicated to providing customers with the value of industry-leading KOBELCO excavators through our nationwide dealer network,” says Pete Morita, Vice President – Excavator Division at KOBELCO USA. “Century Rentals and Westrax Machinery are high-caliber dealerships with strong commitments to delivering outstanding customer service. We’re certain they will each […]

Be a Smart Shopper

Be a smarter shopper before you even leave the house.  On Saturday, November 18 at 2:30 PM, learn to get Consumer Reports ratings on products you are might consider purchasing.  Discover websites which offer bargains, free coupons you can print, and ways to compare prices.  Whether you are shopping for groceries, comparing washers or planning a trip, there are smart ways to save!  Basic mouse and keyboarding skills are required.  Please call the Maud Marks […]