13 09, 2021

Highly sophisticated security tools protect Hobby businesses

2021-09-13T09:52:20-05:00HAD Story, My Hobby District, Safety|

Security for commercial properties has evolved far past just surveillance cameras and armed guards as business owners face the threats of illegal dumping, theft, burglaries, loitering and vandalism. Sirens, loudspeakers, armed officers and K-9 units [...]

1 09, 2021

Hobby-area non-profit helps needy Houston families furnish their homes

2021-09-01T11:17:38-05:00HAD Story, My Hobby District|

Oli Mohammed has a simple goal. So simple, in fact, it can be summed up in a hashtag: #NoKidsOnTheFloor. Mohammed, who founded the Houston Furniture Bank in 1992, has worked for almost 30 years to [...]

19 08, 2021

District Thanks Harris County Constable’s Office Pct. 5 for their “Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events” Presentation

2021-08-20T12:11:59-05:00HAD Story|

The Hobby Area District’s B2B meeting this month was on the topic of Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events. The district would like to thank Captain K. E. Hubbard from the Harris County Constable's Office [...]

6 08, 2021

Win a plane in a raffle benefiting the 1940 Air Terminal Museum

2021-08-06T09:38:27-05:00HAD Story, My Hobby District|

“Fly away.” “Fly me to the moon.” “Fly like an eagle.” There is perhaps no bigger daydream for most people than the ability to just take flight whenever and to wherever you want on just [...]

4 08, 2021

SBA official explains loan aid following Houston upheavals

2021-08-04T22:59:25-05:00HAD Story, My Hobby District|

With Hurricane Harvey, the COVID-19 pandemic and this year’s historic winter storm, it’s been a rough time for Texas, and small businesses have suffered. However, there are plenty of available financial resources to help business [...]

4 08, 2021

New 7-Eleven offers tacos prized by a famed foodie

2021-08-03T13:36:24-05:00HAD Story, My Hobby District|

The Laredo Taco Company — that quick-serve restaurant found in Texas convenience stores and made famous when the late food wizard Anthony Bourdain ate a barbacoa taco at the one in Marfa on his Parts Unknown show — has [...]

14 07, 2021

The short menu is longer at a classic dive bar with airport cool

2021-07-14T15:47:08-05:00HAD Story, My Hobby District|

Houston is a city that loves its dive bars. And though everyone seems to have their own top 10 dives list, some are perennial favorites because of location, history and general atmosphere. The Hobby Area [...]

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