Richmond / Rosenberg

Oakbend Medical Center Names Physician Of The Year

Dr. Gildardo Andres Ceballos

Because 2020 made gatherings difficult, the presentation of the 2020 Physician of the Year was made at the Physician Appreciation Breakfast, held at OakBend Medical Center on April 1, 2021. Dr. Gildardo Andres Ceballos was named OakBend Medical Center’s 2020 Physician of the Year. The hospital received several nominations for the Physician of the Year award, and Dr. Ceballos was praised for his support of the OakBend Medical Center and the OakBend Medical Group and […]

Mcdonald’S Restaurants Across Texas Seeking To Hire 25,000 New Employees Beginning In April

McDonald’s restaurants host hiring event throughout Texas April 13-15, seek to add nearly 2,500 new employees in Greater Houston area McDonald’s restaurants across the Greater Houston area plan to hire nearly 2,500 new employees beginning this month with a special three-day hiring event April 13-15. This move comes as part of a collaborative effort between McDonald’s restaurants in Texas to hire nearly 25,000 workers throughout the state to keep up with hiring demands. Job openings […]

Houston Housing Market Reaches New Highs Despite Winter Storm

Photo by Maurice Williams on Unsplash   Houston’s real estate market just achieved its ninth consecutive month of positive sales, along with setting a pricing record for single-family homes. Sales of single-family homes increased by 1.2% over the past year, reaching 6,049 sales in February, the Houston Association of Realtors’ March report reveals. Additionally, total property sales rose by 1.9% to 7,464, while total dollar volume for the month increased 17% to $2.4 billion. All this progress has […]

Oakbend Medical Center Announces Restaurant Month

OakBend Medical Center has announced that instead of Restaurant Week this year, they will be celebrating for the month of April with 10 separate events. The events this year include: Brews & ‘Cues – April 8, 2021 OakBend Medical Center Crawfish Boil – April 10, 2021 Ebell House Dinner & Ghost Tour – April 16, 2021 Sandy McGee’s Brunch – April 18, 2021 Tejas Fajita Happy Hour – April 22, 2021 Bayou Boys Crawfish Boil […]

Find a Test Site Near You and Get Tested Early in the Week

All Harris County Public Health COVID-19 Test Sites are closed Easter Sunday and some sites are also closed the Friday and Saturday before Easter. If you or family members haven’t been vaccinated yet, find a site near you and make a testing appointment for early in the week. COVID-19 is still spreading in Harris County. Nationwide, some communities with high vaccination rates are beginning to see alarming increases in COVID-19 cases. It’s too soon to […]

DPS Increases Road Enforcement for Spring Break

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is stepping up enforcement efforts as traffic picks up for spring break. DPS Texas Highway Patrol Troopers will increase traffic enforcement as part of Operation CARE (Crash Awareness and Reduction Effort) from March 13 through March 21, including St. Patrick’s Day. “Spring break can be a time of fun, but we want the people of Texas, and visitors to our state, to enjoy themselves responsibly,” said DPS Director […]

The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences Need Your Help In Locating The Following Deceased Individuals

We are requesting the public’s assistance in locating next of kin for the following deceased individuals. We would appreciate you publishing a brief notice in the next few days in the hopes that family or friends may see the information and contact this office. HUBERT HERNANDEZ – Hispanic Male, 79 Years: Mr. Hernandez died in the 13400 block of Robertsvale Road in Houston, TX on 02/24/2021. Please call the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences at 832-927-5000 and refer to case ML21-0931. (https://www.namus.gov/UnclaimedPersons/Case#/78432)     […]

Oakbend Medical Center Updates Visitation Policy

Richmond, TX… In light of the COVID 19 pandemic, OakBend Medical Center has revised its visitor policy to reflect the following: •           One visitor per day allowed for non-COVID, non-isolation patients from 8AM – 9PM in all medical surgical areas. •           Labor and Delivery patients are allowed one visitor per day. One adult visitor may stay overnight. •           One person per patient allowed to wait in lobby during surgery or procedure. •           One visitor per […]

Online Shopping Date Change

Fort Bend County Master Gardeners 2021 Spring Vegetable and Herb Plant Sale Please note that we are changing the dates for our Online Storefront to open February 27th at 8 a.m. and close on March 6th at 5 p.m. (originally March 3rd – March 10th). The plants grown in our greenhouse for the sale all survived the freeze and will be ready for you to plant in your gardens.  Once you place your order online, you will receive […]

HCPH| Harris County Public Health to Resume Modified Testing and Vaccination Operations Friday, Normal Operations on Saturday and Sunday

Houston – Harris County Public Health will resume limited COVID-19 testing and vaccine operations on Friday, February 19th. For a full list of details and best practices for residents, please see the information below. Testing:M.O. Campbell, San Jacinto Central, and Lonestar College Cypress Center sites will reopen Friday from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM. We will also have COVID-19 testing availability Saturday and Sunday. Due to inclement weather conditions, all HCPH mobile testing sites will […]