Community News

Houston Health Department urges people to get flu shot now

The Houston Health Department encourages everyone ages six months and older to protect themselves, their family and community by getting a flu shot now. Flu outbreaks can occur as early as October and last as late as May. “The protection offered by flu shots is more important than ever, not […]

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Unity National Bank receives major investment from JPMorgan Chase

To advance racial equity in Houston and help close the wealth gap, JPMorgan Chase is making a multi-million-dollar investment in Unity National Bank (“Unity”) to strengthen the independent, Black-owned bank. The capital infusion will help Unity increase its support of small businesses and its mortgage lending. In addition to receiving […]

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Tropical Storm Nicholas Safety and Preparation Reminders

HOUSTON –  The City of Houston is continuing to prepare for the overnight arrival of Tropical Storm Nicholas. This is expected to be primarily a rain event, with the potential for severe flooding on our roadways. With the worst of the weather moving in overnight, motorists are asked to be off  the roads […]

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