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Monthly Archives: August 2012

BARC Makes Big Push to Reach 700 Adoptions in the ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge by Aug. 31 Name-Your-Own-Adoption-Fees Friday, Aug. 31 – Sunday, Sept. 2

HOUSTON– BARC Animal Shelter and Adoptions is making a huge push to reach 700 dog and cat adoptions in the ASPCA Rachael Ray $100,000 Challenge by August 31. With a goal of 2,100 dog and cat adoptions by October 31, reaching 700 adoptions by the end of this month puts BARC exactly one-third of the […]
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Tigers home football games set to be broadcast on KHOU and CSN

HOUSTON– The Texas Southern Department of Athletics has announced that all TSU Tigers home football games will be broadcast live on KHOU’s Bounce Digital TV Network which can be accessed on digital channel 11.2 in the Houston area as well as on channel 310 on Comcast. Four of the Tigers home football games will also […]
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HOUSTON, TX — The Houston Citizens Chamber of Commerce (HCCC) will announce its finalists of the 2012 Pinnacle, Advocate and Upstart Awards at its VIP Nominee Reception on Thursday, August 30th, 2012 from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. at Column A, 1512 Austin Street, Houston, TX 77002. “The Pinnacle Awards recognizes and honors African-American business […]
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Mayor Appoints Blue Ribbon Committee to Address Human Trafficking

Launch of Committee Marks September Human Trafficking Awareness Month Kick-off August 29, 2012. Houston Mayor Annise Parker was joined by City Council members and community partners today for her announcement of a new 10-member Committee on Human Trafficking. The committee of experts is charged with devising strategies and goals for a community-based public awareness campaign […]
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