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The City of Houston welcomes the amazing Shanghai exhibit

By Passport Houston In an effort to renew comprehensive city-to-city ties between Houston and Shanghai, Mayor Annise Parker announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Shanghai government city officials. The MOU is an agreement to display promotional videos from each of the partner cities for a year at strategic locations and on…

The United States and China to extend visas for short-term business

By Passport Houston On November 10, 2014, President Obama announced that the United States and the People’s Republic of China had mutually agreed to increase business and tourist visa validity from 5 years to 10 years, and student and exchange visa validity from 1 year to 5 years. As a result of this arrangement, the…

Five tips for New Year’s resolutions in 2015

By South Belt-Ellington Leader For those who will make a promise to improve themselves this New Year, there’s bad news: They’re 92 percent likely to fail in sticking to their resolutions, says a recent study from the University of Scranton’s Journal of Clinical Psychology. About 45 percent of Americans make resolutions. Ranking at the top…

Almeda Mall undergoes $6 million renovation

By South Belt-Ellington Leader After months of planning, Almeda Mall quietly began a major renovation project back in May. For weeks, much of the work went unnoticed, as it involved replacing nearly half the roof on the north end of the mall. Almeda Mall was built in 1968 and has undergone one major update back…

City uses different recycling trucks

A recent fire at a City of Houston Solid Waste Management Department facility seriously damaged two of the city’s green recycling trucks. The fire is under investigation and a determination is being made as to whether the trucks are salvageable. In the meantime, SWMD will continue to provide recycling collection service for the homes on…

Once-tiny East End development zone could be one of city’s largest

By Katherine Driessen, Houston Chronicle Council looks at expanding area by 8,000 acres What started almost two decades ago as a small East End economic development zone to rebuild the rundown Gulfgate Shopping Center could soon expand nearly 8,000 acres to include streets and neighborhoods around Hobby Airport and Glenbrook Golf Course, making it one…

Passenger drop-off area at Hobby Airport to be rerouted to arrivals area

New construction will impact the airport’s passenger drop-off area. All passenger drop-off traffic will be rerouted to the lower level arrivals area beginning Dec. 15 through Dec. 18. Travelers are encouraged to arrive at the airport at least two hours before their scheduled boarding time. Peak travel times are 6 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and…

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