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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 […]

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Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital Expands Heart and Vascular Services

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital recently expanded heart and vascular services with the opening of two new cardiac laboratories that can be used for catheter-based procedures as well as electrophysiology procedures. The labs represent a $5.2 million investment into the Katy community by Memorial Hermann Health System. “We see this expansion […]

Typhoon Texas Announces Park Enhancements, Seeks to Fill 1,200 Seasonal Jobs

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Typhoon Texas is preparing for the upcoming summer season by expanding its on-site parking while installing new shade structures, rotating misters and other enhancements. The water park is also looking to hire 1,200 seasonal workers for 2017. “Everything is about making our great, family-friendly water park experience even better for […]

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Katy ISD Seeks Community Input at Education Summits

  KATY ISD (Covering Katy) – The Katy Independent School District has launched a “strategic design process” to create a community-inspired road map for its schools over the next three to five years. Recently, a series of stakeholder meetings were held to gather baseline data from parents, business leaders, principals, teachers, clergy and students concerning […]

Abuelo's Mexican Restaurant opens in Katy in April.

Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurant to Open at the Shoppes at Parkwest in Katy

  LUBBOCK, Texas (Covering Katy) – Lubbock-based Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurants, known for their classical Mexican style and top-quality cuisine, will open their first restaurant in the Houston area on Monday, April 10. The new restaurant, located in Katy at the Shoppes at Parkwest at 24600 Katy Freeway, will be the company’s 39th location nationwide. The […]

Proposed Bill Would Speed Up the Process of Bonding Out of Jail

  By Johnathan Silver, The Texas Tribune – Two state lawmakers hope their bill – and a constitutional amendment – will speed up the process of releasing jailed defendants who are considered unlikely to skip their court date or become safety risks. The proposed legislation would require judges to use an automated, pretrial “risk-assessment” system to measure those risks […]

Fatal Accident on Katy Freeway

  CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy) – One person is dead and another was taken to the hospital in unknown condition after a two car accident on the Katy Freeway westbound near Pin Oak. The crash happened shortly before 9 a.m. The victim’s car stalled in a westbound travel lane and was hit from behind […]