Sugar Land

Harmony Public Schools, Texas State University System announce unique new partnership

The Texas State University System (TSUS) and Harmony Public Schools (HPS) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish and expand collaborative efforts aimed at supporting HPS graduates as they apply to, advance in, and graduate from a TSUS member institution. TSUS Chancellor Brian McCall and HPS Deputy Superintendent Umit Alpaslan, joined by the presidents of TSUS’s seven member institutions, signed the agreement May 20 on Sam Houston State University’s Huntsville campus. The agreement allows […]

COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Now Available for 5–11-year-olds

Following CDC, DSHS, and FDA approval of the Pfizer vaccine booster Following approvals of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS), Harris County Public Health (HCPH) encourages parents to have their children aged 5 to11 receive the COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine booster. All child boosters must be administered at least five months after the primary series.  If you or your child have not received the COVID-19 primary […]

Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital Earns Magnet® Recognition

Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital announced today that it has achieved Magnet recognition as a reflection of its nursing professionalism, teamwork and superiority in patient care. This is one of the highest national honors for nursing excellence a hospital can receive. The American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program® distinguishes organizations that meet rigorous standards for nursing excellence. With this credential, Memorial Hermann Sugar Land joins the global community of Magnet-recognized organizations. Only a small, select group […]

Frequently Asked Q&A On Propositions 1 & 2

The public is to vote on Senator Bettencourt’s Constitutional Amendments Proposition 1 and 2 on May 7, 2022. I have included some frequently asked Q&A on propositions that are less than a month away from being voted on. The election will be held on Saturday, May 7th, and early voting will begin on Monday, April 25th. The Secretary of State has been sending calls to my office about Propositions 1 and 2. Many voters have […]

Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences Requests the Public’s Assistance in Locating the Next of Kin for the Deceased Individuals

We are requesting the public’s assistance in locating next of kin for the following deceased individuals. DANIEL CUC – Hispanic Male, 39 Years: Mr. Cuc died in the at HCA Houston Hospital – Northwest in Houston, TX on 02/18/2022. Please call the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences at 832-927-5000 and refer to case ML22-0869. (https://www.namus.gov/UnclaimedPersons/Case#/89804) JOSE GUTIERREZ PRIETO – Hispanic Male, 56 Years: Mr. Gutierrez Prieto died in the 11100 block of Mykawa Road in Houston, TX […]

Patrons Of The Arts: Brands that support the Sugar Land Arts Fest 2k22.

The Sugar Land Cultural Arts Foundation is grateful to all Sponsors of the Inaugural Sugar Land Arts Fest 2k22 presented by The Cathy Stubbs Team! The Sugar Land Cultural Arts Foundation and the City of Sugar Land will celebrate the annual event’s first year at the award-winning Smart Financial Centre Plaza on April 23 and 24, 2022. The community is invited to come out and shop unique creations by over 100 local and traveling artists showcasing […]

International Spellman HV Clean Tech Competition Calls for High School Student STEM Project Submissions 

Entrants to Submit Projects Focused on Sustainability and Protecting Our Natural World; Registrations Due April 22  Students from around the world are invited to share their innovative solutions as part of the 2022 Spellman High Voltage Electronics Clean Tech Competition. This competition engages students in identifying and solving real-world environmental challenges by creating innovative solutions. The first-place winner will receive $7,000 in prize money; $5,000 for second place, and $3,500 for third place, while fourth […]

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Hosts Steam Festival

Let’s face it, the COVID pandemic was a major setback for education, but Harmony Public Schools continues to make strides in not only getting our students back on track but breaking pre-pandemic academic records. You are invited to see firsthand how this is happening with some of the brightest students in Fort Bend County. Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land will hold its annual STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) Festival on Saturday, March 26, from 8:30 […]

The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences Need the Public’s Help in Identifying the Deceased

Announcement Date: 2/14/2022 Date of Death/Recovery: 9/8/2021 IFS Case Number: ML21-4228 Law Enforcement Agency and Case Number: Houston Police Department: 1215690-21 NamUs.gov Number: UP86759 (https://www.namus.gov/UnidentifiedPersons/Case#/86759) Recovery Location: Wooded area near I-10 Freeway (2100 Katy Freeway), Houston, TX 77007 Demographic Description: Sex: Male Height: Approx. 5’8” Age: 55-70 years old Race: White ADDITIONAL IDENTIFIERS: Decedent has surgical rods and screws in the bone of the left upper arm, indicating surgery of this arm before death. There are multiple fillings in the upper and lower teeth. CASE DETAILS: Partially skeletonized remains […]

Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences Need the Public’s Help in Identifying the Deceased Individual

Forensic Investigations: 832-927-5001 Announcement Date: 2/10/2022 Date of Death/Recovery: 2/7/2022 IFS Case Number: ML22-0667 Law Enforcement Agency and Case Number: N/A NamUs.gov: https://www.namus.gov/UnidentifiedPersons/Case#/88796 Recovery Location: 6002 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77081 Demographic Description: Sex: Male Height:  5’3”    Weight: 155 lbs Age: Adult Race: Hispanic, White or Asian ADDITIONAL IDENTIFIERS: The decedent was clothed in black athletic pants with white stripes down the legs, “Adidas” brand, size “S”; gray athletic pants with blue stripes down the legs, “CK Gear” brand, size “XL”; dark colored jeans, “Faded Glory” brand, size “14H” and […]