Richmond / Rosenberg

Rosenberg Business Owners and Residents Invited to the Central Fort Bend Chamber’s Annual State of the City Rosenberg on February 16

Rosenberg business owners and residents are invited to join Mayor Kevin Raines at the Central Fort Bend Chamber’s annual State of the City Rosenberg on February 16, 2023. The luncheon will be held at the Rosenberg Civic Center located at 3825 TX-36 from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. This year, the theme of Mayor Raines’ presentation is “A Year in Review.” This year’s State of the City luncheon is presented by Si Environmental.  Underwriter sponsors […]

GO FISH 2023!

Saturday, April 1st 11am – 2pm Parks Youth Ranch 11614 FM 361, Richmond, TX 77469 Fishing Derby with Trophies for Kids, Carnival Games, Bounce Houses, Lunch and much more! Wristbands – $20 for children and adults Visit our website for event details www.parksyouthranch.org/events/gofish2023 All proceeds benefit the mission of Parks Youth Ranch to provide emergency shelter, counseling and life changing services to at-risk and homeless youth.

Trick-or-Treat, do you know the difference? One Pill Can Kill

This Halloween holiday, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), and the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) is teaming up with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s Watch UR BAC program to spread awareness on the fentanyl epidemic spreading across our state. The Drug Enforcement Administration warns the public of the alarming increase in the lethality and availability of fake prescription pills containing fentanyl and methamphetamine. International and domestic criminal drug networks are mass-producing fake pills, falsely marketing […]

SBA is Taking Action to Increase Access to Capital for Smallest Businesses

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is taking measures to increase access to capital among the smallest of businesses. Effective October 1, 2022 thru September 30, 2023, there will be zero SBA guaranty fees on 7(a) loans of $500,000 or less. For SBA 7(a) loans, the guaranty fee is assessed on the portion of the loan that the SBA guarantees. Normally, this fee can be up to 2.77% for loans of $500,000 and less. The move […]

Texas Sales Tax Holiday is Aug. 5-7

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar is reminding shoppers they can save money on clothes and school supplies during the state’s sales tax holiday on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 5-7. State law exempts sales tax on qualified items — such as clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks — priced below $100, saving shoppers about $8 on every $100 they spend. The dates of the sales tax holiday and list of tax-exempt items are set by the […]

First Community Credit Union Partners with NYDIG to Launch Cryptocurrency

Rapidly-growing credit union enhances the member experience by offering Bitcoin services. First Community Credit Union (FCCU), located in Houston, TX, has partnered with NYDIG, a leading Bitcoin company, to provide members a trusted, safe and secure solution to buy, sell and hold bitcoin within their mobile app and online banking platform. First Community Credit Union (FCCU) leads the way as a high-tech, high-touch credit union and continuously remains on the cutting edge of technology while maintaining the security […]

Texas Workforce Solutions-Vocational Rehabilitation Services Transferring to Workforce Solutions Office in Rosenberg

  WHAT:    Notification of Address Change for Vocational Rehabilitation Services Office      WHO:    Texas Workforce Solutions-Vocational Rehabilitation Services Staff in Rosenberg      WHEN:    *Effective as of July 19, 2022      WHERE:    From: 117 Lane Drive, Suite 44 Rosenberg, Texas 77471To: 28000 Southwest Freeway, Suite D Rosenberg, Texas 77471      Fifteen vocational rehabilitation (VR) services staff from the Texas Workforce Solutions-Vocational Rehabilitation Services offices in Rosenberg will move into […]

Don’t Forget to Give Your Child a Boost!

Booster seats help children fit adult seat belts With so many more stresses added to daily life it is important not to forget that children who are too small to fit the vehicle seat belt are at risk and need to ride in booster seats. The seat belt that is designed to save an adult’s life in a crash does not fit a young child and the poor fit of the seat belt can actually […]

Texas Game Wardens Advise Texans to “Stay Dry” While Boating This Fourth

Alcohol, Drug Abuse Contributes to Fatal Boating Accidents in Texas The slips and boat ramps of Texas will soon buzz with activity as Fourth of July weekend approaches. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) reminds boaters to follow basic safety precautions while on the water. Game wardens will join the United States Coast Guard and thousands of law enforcement officers on heightened alert for violations as part of Operation Dry Water, a nationally coordinated enforcement campaign […]

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Hosts Kids Into Fashion Camp

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will be hosting the Kids Into Fashion Camp on July 20th and July 21st. The camp will be from be from 9:00am to 3:00pm each day. Join us as we venture on a two-day exploration through the fashion industry. The participants will have the opportunity to learn how to reconstruct a garment, design a fashion collection, learn photography basics and start an online fashion boutique. The camp will be […]