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Local Expert: Security Tips for Home & Business Owners

We’re excited to feature Ray Perez—Hobby-area security professional with nearly 20 years of law enforcement experience as a sergeant with the Houston Police Department—as our next Local Expert community blog contributor. After many years providing public safety, private protection and conducting investigations, Ray and his private security firm, Marshall Agency, provide security solutions including armed…

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Meet Pamela Guerra, Manager of Administration & Support Services

We’re excited to introduce our newest team member, Pamela Guerra. Her background working with management districts, as well as being bilingual and a licensed notary, will be invaluable here at the Hobby Area District. Get to know Pam in the short interview below.  How does your previous experience with the East End guide your approach…

2019 Ushers In Big Changes to the Hobby Area District Board

The Hobby area is constantly growing and changing for the better, and our District leadership is adapting to keep up. First, for the goodbyes: The Hobby Area District’s annual holiday party this past December also doubled as a send-off party for two of our former board members. After a successful tenure with the District, Jesus…

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Local Voices: Planting Winter Veggies with Girl on the Grow

We’re excited to feature Janice Brown, founder of Hobby-area business Girl on the Grow, as our next Local Voices community contributor. After many years as an educator, Janice shifted her focus to sharing the joy of gardening with children, adults and corporate companies. Learn more about Girl on the Grow and connect with Janice to…

Hobby Recognizes Blue Star-Certified Bellestone Villas Apartments

Safe living spaces for all Hobby residents is of utmost importance to the District. We’re excited to announce the recent Blue Star certification of the Bellestone Villas Apartments. The complex has new ownership and is undergoing renovations to update the property, which houses 60 units, with six various floor plan options. It is a family-friendly…

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Industry Spotlight: Local Aviation Schools

In addition to the more than 13 million passengers serviced at Hobby Airport, the Hobby area is a great place for careers in the aviation industry to take off. From pilots to maintenance technicians and dispatchers, Hobby-area trade schools are producing highly qualified aviation professionals who are stationed at Hobby Airport and beyond. Check out…

Temporary Art: Sculpture Month Houston Comes To Hobby District

In partnership with Sculpture Month Houston, City of Houston & Houston Airport System, the 1940s Air Terminal Museum is will host a temporary installation titled, “Wild Blue Yonder.” Kicking off the artistic endeavor is an opening reception on October 20.       Participating artists exhibiting onsite at the Air Terminal Museum are Shane Allbritton…

Get In The Back To School Groove With These Houston-Area Events

  It’s back to school time, and there are plenty of resources to help busy families check multiple items of their to-do lists. Here’s a sampling of upcoming events where you can receive school supplies, health and hygiene services, vaccinations, groceries and other cool giveaways free of charge. Mayor’s Back 2 School Fest August 11…