The Houston Department of Health and Human Services (HDHHS) is teaming up with the energy and electricity entity Reliant Energy to distribute 100 portable air conditioners to Houston-area seniors who have fixed incomes.
Reports indicate that two men were tied up during a home invasion that took place in west Houston Wednesday evening. The alleged suspects were posing as utility workers.
For more than 25 years, the mayor’s official 4th of July celebration, Freedom Over Texas, has lit the sky over Eleanor Tinsley Park on Buffalo Bayou. This year is no different. Musicians including the Ernest Walker Band, Andy Vargas, Tamar Davis and Brent Carter will perform from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., and the celebration will conclude with a magnificent fireworks show over the downtown skyline in conjunction with performances by country music superstars Billy Currington and Sara Evans.