The resort-style Amenity Village in Katy's Cane Island, a master-planned community. Courtesy Rise Communities.

Asian American Real Estate Association Honors Cane Island Developer

  CITY OF KATY  (Covering Katy) – Rise Communities, developer of the Katy master-planned community of Cane Island and the Texas 288 master-planned community of Meridiana, has been named Developer of the Year by the Asian American Real Estate Association. Rise Communities was recognized for the quality of its two new communities and for hosting […]

The cast of Tammy. Photo provided by KVPAC

KATY THEATER: Tammy, A Coming of Age Story About a Girl Who is Part T-Rex

  KATY – Katy Visual and Performing Arts Center’s (KVPAC) Senior COMPANY, students 13 to 18 with acting experience and a serious interest in continued growth and talent development, perform next weekend, March 31 to April 2. This KVPAC Production of Tammy: A Coming of Age Story About a Girl Who is Part T-Rex, by Julia […]

Photo provided by The Conservatory of Music at North Katy

United States Army Field Band and Soldiers’ Chorus to Perform at Thompkins High School

The internationally acclaimed United States Army Field Band & Soldiers’ Chorus of Washington, DC will continue its long tradition of presenting free public performances when it appears at Tompkins High School ~ Performing Arts Center on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 7:00pm. The Army Field Band’s concert in Katy is sponsored by The Conservatory of […]

Two Year Old Richmond Boy Needs Bone Marrow Donor

  HOUSTON (KHOU) – Roman Shen is a happy 2-year-old. You wouldn’t know it, but he suffers from Shwachman Diamond Syndrome, or SDS. That means his bone marrow doesn’t work properly and doesn’t make its own white blood cells. The right bone marrow donor match has been hard to find. “Mostly because he is mixed […]

Katy Weather Forecast

Katy Weather Forecast

 The Seven Day Katy Weather Forecast   Today: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as […]

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Cruz Taps Former Iowa Director for Re-Election Campaign

By Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune Bryan English, the Iowa Republican operative who guided U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz to victory in the first-in-nation caucuses last year, has joined the Texas senator’s re-election campaign. English recently moved to Houston and is serving as a senior adviser to Cruz’s 2018 effort, according to Cruz officials. English is […]

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Zerwas Proposes Withdrawing Additional $1 Billion from Rainy Day Fund

By Edgar Walters, The Texas Tribune AUSTIN (Texas Tribune) – While Senate leaders have been wary of any calls to tap the state’s savings account, known as the Rainy Day Fund, Texas House leaders on Thursday proposed withdrawing an additional $1 billion on top of their earlier proposal to pay for the needs of a growing state during a […]