Local Services in Houston, TX

Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience by removing the local economy’s dependence on a single industry. When you buy…

Winter solstice is here! During this season, most homes experience increased energy bill costs due to keeping it warm. Check out 6 ways to head into the New Year with a new peace of mind and better understanding of how to save energy in your home.

If you prefer to make your gift by mail, please send your check made out to "Houston Food Bank" to 535 Portwall, Houston, TX 77029. To make a gift by phone, please contact Donor Services at 713-547-8623.
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Elan Heights offers incredibly spacious 1 & 2 bedroom apartments with modern architecture and posh interiors for rent in Houston, TX.

Arizona-based real estate investment and development company Harvard Investments announced the nation’s largest private homebuilder, David Weekley Homes, as its newest builder for Mesa master-planned community Cadence at Gateway. “It’s great to welcome David Weekley Homes to the Cadence community,” said Craig Krumwiede, president of Harvard Investments. “David Weekley Homes has a reputation for building energy-efficient homes constructed by professionals who are passionate about the environment…

Getting married soon? If your heart is ready to take the plunge but your finances aren’t, we have a few helpful tips to financially prepare you and your partner for marriage.

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In prepping for Thanksgiving, we asked the curators at Club W to simplify selecting the perfect turkey day wine, whether you’re the host or a guest bringing a thank-you bottle
But first, a little bit about this cool wine club. Club W is an online community of wine enthusiasts committed to taking the guesswork and pretentiousness out of enjoying a great bottle of wine at a reasonable price.
Once you sign up, you select a monthly wine experience ($39 for 3 bottles per…

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Our boarding facilities are fully equipped to handle dogs of all shapes and sizes. We’ll make sure your pup is happy, safe and fulfilled.

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Call it the “Latvian Connection effect” or blame it on Congress, but either way filing a bid protest with the Government Accountability Office is no longer going to be free starting in 2018
David Yang, a partner with Blank Rome in Washington, D.C., said contractors already spend a lot of time paying attorneys and paralegals to file documents and find information connected to a bid protest, so having all the information related to a complaint in one place would be…

Every day in China, tens of millions of food containers, plastic bags, and disposable chopsticks damage the environment.

How can governments and business empower young workers to succeed in an age of automation?

The Moinian Group has signed a 22,742 s/f lease at 3 Columbus Circle
Moinian, which owns the building with SL Green, signed a 16.5- year deal to occupy the 23rd floor of the 26-story tower, according to an SEC filing. The company closed the deal under the entity name Josephson LLC.
The property, also known as 1775 Broadway, was originally built as the General Motors Corporation headquarters. It occupies a full square block and is located just across the street from the AOL…

The supply of air rights in West Chelsea, the area that covers the High Line and Chelsea Market, has been reduced to a trickle. Now, local officials are making sure that the remaining development rights would be sold at a premium
The City Planning Commission is proposing a rule change that would set the price of air rights in the neighborhood to $500 per s/f, according to a notice of public hearing sent in advance to Real Estate Weekly. The document will be…

A woman drowned her infant son and his 5-year-old half brother in a bathtub hours after she called police and told them she was worried about being deported, a Delaware police chief said Tuesday.

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Swiss chocolate makers have made ruby chocolate from a new type of cocoa bean.

Texas Secretary of State Rolando Pablos today commended the many Texas superintendents who have pledged full participation in the 2017 High School Voter Registration Initiative.

September 15, 2017 at 12:46 PM
Lance Cpl. Diego Velazquez Valdivia leads the audience and fellow naturalized service members in the Pledge of Allegiance during a naturalization ceremony at Kandahar Airfield. (U.S. Marine Corps)
U.S. Army recruiters have abruptly canceled enlistment contracts for hundreds of foreign-born military recruits since last week, upending their lives and potentially exposing many to deportation, according to several affected recruits and…

The American Chemistry Council is developing a series of educational courses for CEU credit.