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Virtuosi Houston Youth Musicians Shone At Trump’s Presidential Inauguration!

As we reported earlier, Virtuosi of Houston – a youth chamber orchestra comprised of some of Houston’s best and brightest musicians – had the incredible opportunity to perform at several events leading up to the 45th Presidential Inauguration of Donald Trump. We reached out to the organizers of Virtuosi of Houston last week to ask how the performances went. Here is their reply from Mr. Steve Casas, Events Manager: Continue reading

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Good Shepherd Reformed Bible Study Launches in Richmond Near Katy

Richmond, Texas — The Good Shepherd Bible Study joins a limited number of Reformed bible studies and churches in the Greater Houston area. Meeting every Sunday evening in a private home in Richmond, the study anticipates becoming a new church in time, planted by the OPC (Orthodox Presbyterian Church) Bible believing denomination. The study is said to offer “a place for purpose in life, growth, sharing life, and finding hope.” Continue reading

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Ruth Steinfeld, Barbara Hines & Holocaust Museum Houston Honor The Lost, Celebrate Survival

Houston, Texas — Friday, January 27 marked the 72nd anniversary of the day the Red Army broke through Nazi resistance and freed the prisoners of Auschwitz. All week long, Holocaust survivors, their children, and Houstonians of all backgrounds have been remembering those who were tortured and killed during some of the darkest days of human history. Amazingly, their message is one of hope. Continue reading

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1/28: Trees & Stars Winter Celebration, Houston Arboretum & Houston Astronomical Society

This lovely event was originally scheduled for December. Due to inclement weather they had to reschedule. Thankfully, for you reading this, it’s now happening this Saturday! Bring the whole family and take a night hike through the winter woods to view twinkling stars through telescopes. Brought by the Houston Astronomical Society, this event takes place at the Houston Arboretum. Continue reading

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Harris County Sheriff’s Office Offers 13 Week Citizen’s Police Class

Houston, TX — The Harris County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Police Academy is a 13-week program designed to give residents a working knowledge of the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, including police procedures and protocol.

Through the CPA’s interactive courses, participants learn many aspects of law enforcement, such as the Texas Penal Code, Patrol Procedures, Gang Awareness, Homicide Division and many other topics. Residents will gain a better understanding of how police services are conducted in their communities and see “how and why” deputies make some of their decisions in the course of their duties. Continue reading