Announcements

Big Bend National Park to Close to the Public July 2nd

The Brewster County Tourism Council and Visit Big Bend have received notice from Big Bend National Park and National Park Services that as of today, July 2nd 2020, Big Bend National Park will be closed to all visitors until further notice. Through traffic will be prohibited, as will travel on Terlingua Ranch Road within park boundaries. The closure comes in response to a positive case of COVID-19 within the residential community of the park. The […]

KISD School Lunch Program

Katy Independent School District announced its policy for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the attached current income eligibility guidelines. A copy of the policy may be viewed at www.squaremeals.com Children living in households whose income are at or below the federally approved levels, based on household size, may be eligible for meal benefits. Transfer students approved for the program from another school district may either complete a Katy ISD application or […]

What You Need to Know About Business

Running a business, no matter how big or small it is, is a massive undertaking. It requires tenacity, grit, plenty of preparation and research, and a facility for the business world that not everyone has the foresight to actively seek. Besides the emotional and mental acuity required, there are a few key pieces of information all business owners should be aware of when embarking upon their careers. There are some basic ground rules that everyone […]

LeptoConnect Reviews: Is This Weight Loss Supplement Legit? [2020 Update]

Summer is finally here, and with it comes the need to look our best for the cookouts, the beaches, and family photos we’re going to take with our loved ones. Or maybe it’s not summer where you live, and you’re getting ready to welcome the warm season again. No matter what your situation is, you want to look your best. Having a lean body free of excess fat is one way to do this. But […]

Sen. Cruz to EPA: No Relief for Refinery Workers, No Consent for EPA Nominee

Urges action for hundreds of thousands of blue-collar workers WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today issued the following statement on the nomination of Doug Benevento to be Deputy Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): “The price of RINs has more than quadrupled since the beginning of the year, and now sits around $0.50. These sky-high prices coupled with the energy and economic crises caused by the coronavirus pandemic have wreaked havoc […]

Central Fort Bend Chamber To Host Virtual General Membership Luncheon

Speaker:  Jen Mann, New York Times Best-Selling Author Sponsored by:  Kinetic by Windstream (ROSENBERG, TEXAS) The Central Fort Bend Chamber is excited to announce that New York Times best-selling author, Jen Mann, will be the guest speaker at its upcoming virtual general membership luncheon on Thursday, July 9, 2020 at 11:30am. Jen Mann is best known for her wildly popular and hysterical blog, People I Want to Punch in the Throat, which has 35+ million […]

Texans Urged to Be Safe on the Water Over July 4th Weekend

AUSTIN – With the July 4th holiday weekend on the horizon, Texans around the state are making plans to take advantage of the sunshine on the state’s waterways. Compared to this time last year, drownings are up more than 30 percent, so the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is reminding everyone to be safe this holiday weekend by following basic boating safety precautions and public health guidelines while on the water. “Texas Game Wardens will […]

HPU honors 255 students for academic success in spring  

BROWNWOOD – June 30, 2020 – Howard Payne University recognized 255 students for academic success during the spring 2020 semester. Students must earn a 4.0 grade point average to be named to the President’s List, a 3.65-3.99 grade point average to be named to the Dean’s List and a 3.5-3.64 grade point average to be named to the Honor Roll. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, spring 2020 courses were offered with a pass/fail option. […]

Harris County Announces $30 Million Grant Program to Assist Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

Relief Fund:  $30,000,000; Small Business Grant Program Harris County, Texas – June 30, 2020, County Judge Lina Hidalgo and each of the Harris County commissioners voted unanimously to approve the Small Business Recovery Fund (SBRF) program, a $30,000,000 grant program established to assist struggling small businesses who have been unable to obtain financial assistance from other COVID-19 relief programs. The program will provide eligible businesses a grant of up to $25,000 to help cover payroll costs, rent, […]

5 Things You Must Know Before Starting A Business In Europe

In recent years, entrepreneurs have resorted to new ways of starting or expanding their businesses in foreign territories. Since most of it is because of the growing market, another important reason is to cater to overseas communities and clients. As a result, new businesses are opening their new branches in several European countries. This provides entrepreneurs with considerable opportunities to expand and work with innovative ideas. In specific situations, where you want to establish your […]