Medical alert: In October last year, Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital announced it would open two emergency care centers — one in Deer Park and another in League City — by the end of this year. But the pace of development has been less than urgent, and there’s no sign of construction.
I reflected back on the day of giving thanks, and all that came to my mind was, “Wow.” Through all the trials and the doors that were opened, it has been a humbling experience.
OK, now that Thanksgiving has come and gone, it’s time to gather up the family and friends and get ready to enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season.
The iconic Hospice Tree of Lights of the holiday season is back for a 32nd year with the lighting this week atop The Daily News building in Galveston.
Hanukkah rarely gets the respect it deserves. Conflated with the Christian Christmas, it’s sometimes dismissed as a “minor holiday,” and one that isn’t listed in the scriptures as other Jewish holy days are listed.
The day John Travolta bought my mother a can of Tab was cold and a little blustery in advance of a snowstorm about to blanket Philadelphia.
It’s that time of year: crisp and cool mornings, children kicking through leaves scattered about the lawn, football stadiums packed with cheering fans, parades with marching bands and the smell of turkey baking in the oven.
Plus, the campaign calling for the abolishment of the county treasurer's office is claiming a host of endorsements from local elected officials.