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  • Heads up allergy sufferers! Saharan dust headed for Houston

    HOUSTON — Have your allergies been acting up? The Saharan Dust that’s headed our way may be to blame. It happens just about every year. The dust from the Sahara Desert spreads across the Atlantic and is expected to reach Houston by the weekend. “Our concern is that patients that do have allergies from any cause might be their symptoms might be aggravated by the exposure to the particles and that’s where our concern comes in so patients that are […]

  • Palais Royal teams up with Santa Maria Hostel to create a non-transactional store

    HOUSTON — Palais Royal has teamed up with the Santa Maria hostel to unveil a new, non-transactional store. Santa Maria offers a pathway to success through recovery, and they say part of that pathway is looking and feeling your best. “They really wanted to give these ladies an opportunity to get some of their dignity back, and to get started off on the right foot, and we know that clothing is a small piece of the recovery issue, but we […]

  • Almost 10,000 Texans killed by flu this season, state report says

    HOUSTON — This past flu season was one of the worst Texas has seen in years. According to a new state report, the flu and flu-related pneumonia killed almost 10,000 Texans in 2017, continuing through May of 2018. “The flu is a pretty tough bug, it’s a virus and it changes slightly from year to year and that’s where we have sometimes difficulties sometimes matching up the vaccine,” said Dr. Brian Reed. The majority of deaths this season involved the […]

  • Nashville singer Rachel Price visits cancer patients at Texas Children’s Hospital

    HOUSTON  — A song is sure to put a smile on the faces of cancer patients at Texas Children’s Hospital. The non-profit organization Amp Ur Room is teaming up with Nashville singer-songwriter Rachel Price to bring uplifting music and entertainment experiences to pediatric patients. “We met Jake and Jake’s wife works here, and he suggested coming and playing some music for kids. I mean it’s what we love to do, and kids love to hear it, and he said they […]

  • Unhappy customer turns herself in after destroying Missouri nail salon

    MISSOURI — A Missouri business might be called the Happy Nail Salon, but that all changed thanks to one very angry customer. Instead of writing a bad review or asking for a refund, police say Raven White went on a rampage inside the store. Security cameras show her pushing over a display of expensive nail polish and knocking items off counters, causing nearly two thousand dollars in damages. “We don’t use cheap products, we use quality on all our customers,” […]

  • HPD looking for new employees to serve city of Houston

    HOUSTON — The Houston Police Department is in need of a few good public servants. HPD is spreading the word that the department is hiring qualified candidates from all over. Recruiting officers are on the hunt for entry-level and lateral entry candidates. “We require you to have at least 48 college credit hours, that’s 48 college credit hours from any college or credited university. We require that you are at least 20 and a half to go through our 6-month […]

  • VIDEO: Slithering burglar steals $1,000 in merchandise, causes $700 in damage at Houston smoke shop 

    HOUSTON — Owners of the Smoking Glass Smoke Shop are hoping surveillance video will help Houston police catch a slithering burglar suspect. It all went down Saturday around 3.a.m. Video shows a man sliding around on the floor on his stomach, making his way toward the cash register. “He had possibly been in the store,” co-owner Billy Cosgrove said. “He knew the layout of the store. He knew where the motion sensors were, and he knew where the cash drawer was.” […]

  • Exclusive Furniture, Rebuilding Together Houston team up to donate furniture to those in need

    HOUSTON — Exclusive Furniture is celebrating its 20th year anniversary by giving back! The furniture store teamed up with Rebuilding Together Houston to donate 20 rooms of furniture to 20 families over the course of 20 days. “One thing my father always told me is stay humble and remember where you came from,” Exclusive Furniture President Sam Zavary said. “These are people, these are my customers, these are the people who support us. Without Houston, or without people in Houston, […]

  • 17-year-old Chicago boy mistaken for dead after shooting

    CHICAGO — Chicago emergency responders are trying to explain why they thought a shooting victim was dead when he actually was not. Police say two cars were driving around a block several times after a party when someone started shooting, leaving five injured and one dead at the scene. One 17-year-old boy was shot several times in the head and emergency workers thought he was dead, so they covered him with a sheet until a bystander noticed him moving. It […]