Federal Officials Propose Texas Immigration Lockup Federal authorities want to build a South Texas immigration lockup for families amid the surge of youngsters pouring across the U.S.-Mexico border.
Perry, Cruz Visit Wounded Military Personnel After Fort Hood ShootingGov. Rick Perry and U.S. Sen Ted Cruz say they've visited with military personnel wounded in Wednesday's shooting at Fort Hood that left four dead and 16 wounded.
Study: Executions Do Not Bring Closure To Victims' FamiliesAccording to a new study, executions do not heal the victims’ families.
Best Summer Reading Events For Kids In HoustonJust because it's summer vacation in Houston does not mean that your kids should not pick up another book until school starts again in August — take them to these great reading events to get them turning pages.
In Tornado's Wake, Worried Parents Seek Out Kids The parents and guardians stood in the muddy grass outside a suburban Oklahoma City church, listening as someone with a bullhorn called out the names of children who were being dropped off — survivors of a deadly tornado that barreled through their community.
Best Places For Graduation Parties In HoustonHouston boasts a wide variety of venues, all with exceptional location, themes and amenities available for that special graduation celebration.
Best May Celebrations In HoustonThere are many exciting events this May to celebrate the spring and the beautiful weather for people of all interests. Make sure to explore your city and learn about all the great ways you can take advantage of spring in Houston!
Best Ways To Celebrate Passover 2013 With Kids In HoustonWith Passover coming up, it is important to teach children about the event this holy day commemorates. Passover marks the climax of the events surrounding the 10 plagues of Egypt, that ultimately resulted in the freedom of the enslaved Israelites. There are many events in Houston for children to celebrate Passover and educate them of the importance of the holiday.
HCSO’s Citizen Police Alumni, Explorers Take Time To Help Families In NeedDeputies from the Harris County Sheriff’s Office storefronts, members of the HCSO’s Citizen Police Alumni (CPA)and members of the Harris County Sheriff's Office Explorer Program took time to help families in need this Thanksgiving.
Best Places To Make Friends With New Parents In HoustonThe transition from child-free to new parent is a challenging one, and it can be especially hard if you try to do it all on your own. Even if you've got a spouse or partner on board to help, at some point you're going to need some reinforcements.
Best Resources For Special Needs Families In HoustonParenting is a tough gig, and caring for someone with special needs provides a unique set of challenges. Fortunately for Houstonians, there are resources that can help.
Squash In-Law Drama By Setting BoundariesHaving rules will level the playing field for both families and curb most arguments before they have a chance to ignite.