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The Peggy & Bill Shiffick Foundation Scholarship for UH undergraduate students in financial need will be dissolved and the remaining funds, $31,445 as of July, were placed into the general scholarship fund on August 31, 2017.   Established in 1997, the annual scholarship provided need-based, full-ride scholarships.  William “Bill” Shiffick was …

The following locations are offering immediate emergency shelter to any homeless individuals seeking a safe, dry place to ride out the storm: Star of Hope Men’s Development Cente 1811 Ruiz, Houston, TX 77002 Salvation Army Harbor Light Center Typically men’s shelter, but does have space for women seeking shelter.2407 North …

hurricane harvey spring branch
From SBISD:   Please be advised that Spring ISD schools and offices will be closed tomorrow, Friday, Aug. 25, to allow families and staff time to prepare for Hurricane Harvey. We will continue to monitor weather conditions closely and currently expect to notify families and staff Saturday if district schools …

Christine Sierra
By Christine Sierra    The search for leaders in our political system usually starts at the top – identifying top officials in government, business, the military, nonprofit/advocacy organizations, or other major social and cultural institutions. The search for Latino leadership in American politics usually follows a similar approach. Those who …

First day of training camp is in the books. After the departure of Greg Ward Jr., the big question surrounding the Houston Cougars is who will be the starting quarterback for this program come this season. “All of them did great, you know, first day it’s still hard to tell,” …

“I’ve been living as G-Dragon until now, but now I want to live being Kwon Ji-yong,” the K-pop star said.

By Ilse Hernandez Attention K-pop music lovers, G- Dragon is returning to the United States with his third solo world tour, ACT III, M.O.T.T.E., and he’ll be performing on July 19 at the Toyota Center in Houston.  G-Dragon made a name for himself as part of one of the most …

El tricolor de Carlos Osorio ha decepcionado la afición Mexicana con una actuación pobre en sus últimos tres encuentros. El futuro del director técnico está en cuestión por sus rotaciones controversiales y el poco desempeño que ha mostrado México en partidos ante equipos de mayor calibre. La próxima prueba del …

  By Emily Slater and Gabrielle Moore  The sun set behind John Hernandez’s family on Friday as they addressed a small crowd of press set up across the street from the San Jacinto Memorial Funeral Home. Family members spoke, in both Spanish and English, thanking media for their involvement. That’s …