Hurricane Ike

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Name: Hurricane Ike
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

New Coastal Monitoring Stations To Help Prepare For Next Hurricane

By: Florian Martin , October 20th, 2014 05:00 AMSurfside Beach is a tiny community right by the Freeport Ship Channel, about 60 miles south of Houston. Its population multiplies during the summer season as Texans flock to the beach.Right now, it’s the ... [Published Houston Public Media - 2 hours ago]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Major Route Across The Houston Ship Channel Closes For Repairs

By: Gail Delaughter , October 15th, 2014 10:15 PMSome drivers will have to find another way to get across the Houston Ship Channel for the next couple of weeks. That's because the Washburn Tunnel is closed for repairs .Precinct 2 Commissioner Jack Morman ... [Published Houston Public Media - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Texas Supreme Court Accepts a Concurrent Cause and Ordinance or Law Matter Involving Hurricane Ike

On October 3rd, the Texas Supreme Court granted a policyholder’s petition for review in a Hurricane Ike matter that potentially gives Texas’ highest court an opportunity to address several important insurance issues.  They include concurrent cause in ... [Published JD Supra - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

County positioned to 'weather' winter storms using social media

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Texas -- Montgomery County experienced an early dose of winter’s wrath when a storm blew through Monday morning with winds in excess of 60 miles per hour, resulting in a Severe Thunderstorm Warning from the National Weather Advisory. ... [Published Conroe Today - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Reed Pursues National Relief Bill

_ To The Reader's Forum: At a time when Congress cannot agree on much, Congressman Tom Reed has introduced and garnered support for something significantly important for our region in particular and the country generally: a national disaster tax relief ... [Published Jamestown Post-Journal - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Mostyns inject $200K into coffers of former judge seeking Texas House seat

GALVESTON (Legal Newsline) – The law firm that profited the most from insurance suits in the aftermath of Hurricane Ike is funneling hundreds of thousands of dollars into the war chest of the former judge who presided over the lion’s share of the lit ... [Published The Southeast Texas Record - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

If Ike’s surge was a heart attack, are we still couch potatoes?

Al though Hurricane Ike produced a catastrophic storm surge, history tells us that past surges near Galveston have been much worse. The 1900 Hurricane generated a 20-foot storm surge and killed at least 8,000 people, in the deadliest natural disaster ... [Published Galveston County Daily News - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Slow Hurricane Season Winding Down

Posted Monday, October 6th 2014 @ 5am  by KTRH's Nik RajkovicSix years since Hurricane Ike -- even longer since a category three or higher hit the Gulf Coast -- and this year's hurricane season is winding down with barely a whimper.Local 2 Chief Meteorologist ... [Published NewsRadio 740 - KTRH - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

How that tree got to Lindale Park

A  little tree near 18th and Mechanic streets, the site of one of the mixed-income housing developments in Galveston, was taken down by a crew that was clearing the site for construction.The tree, a Texas Ebony, was known in the neighborhood because it ... [Published Galveston County Daily News - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Criss is by far the most qualified

Surviving hurricanes and storms is one of our major concerns. Susan Criss, as a lawyer and later a judge, worked with courage and diligence to bring billions of dollars back to our families and local businesses to fix our roofs, repair our homes and rebuild ... [Published Galveston County Daily News - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Rainbow’s appreciation services to aid its recover

H itchcock’s God’s Rainbow Baptist Church will have its pastor and wife pre-appreciation service at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at 6402 O’Brien St. in Hitchcock with Johnnie Grimes and Truth Missionary Baptist Church as its guests. The appreciation service for the ... [Published Galveston County Daily News - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Fitch Rates Galveston, TX Waterworks and Sewer System Revenue Bonds 'A+'; Outlook Stable

Proquest LLCThe following is from Fitch Ratings on September 18:Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A+' rating to the following Galveston, TX waterworks and sewer system (the system) revenue bonds:--$19.3 million waterworks and sewer system revenue refunding ... [Published Insurance News Net - Sep 24 2014]

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"Their alternate routes are going to be the toll bridge on Beltway 8, the 610 bridge, or way farther east, the Fred Hartman bridge."
...need life-sustaining treatments several times weekly," said Shaun Collard, vice president of clinical operations and executive director of DaVERT. "Thousands of people are affected by disasters each and every year, but DaVERT is dedicated to helping minimize the impact on the health care community."
...Boys Clubs of Greater Dallas, Inc. , 907 S W 2d 472 (Tex. 1995) for the proposition that "representations about character and fitness cannot impose third-party liability for the criminal conduct of another, when the criminal conduct happens independently." Argument has been set for January 13, 2015
"I’m not sure what I’m going to do,” he said. “It depends on what I get.”"

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New Coastal Monitoring Stations To Help Prepare... [Published Houston Public Media - 2 hours ago]
Houston Food Bank To Serve Thousands Of Solar-P... [Published Pollution Online - 4 hours ago]
First Presbyterian visionaries celebrate 75 years [Published Waller County News Citizen - 12 hours ago]
Texas State Senator Larry Taylor addressed the ... [Published Guidry News - Oct 17 2014]
Texas asbestos firms spending hundreds of thous... [Published The Southeast Texas Record - Oct 16 2014]
Major Route Across The Houston Ship Channel Clo... [Published Houston Public Media - Oct 16 2014]
TEL OFFSHORE : Provides Update on Probate Proce... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 16 2014]
Texas Supreme Court Accepts a Concurrent Cause ... [Published JD Supra - Oct 15 2014]
This Week In Food Blogs: 'tis the Season For Pu... [Published Houston Press - Oct 15 2014]
DaVita Kidney Care Response Team Celebrates Dec... [Published Scottrade - Oct 15 2014]
Kirk Calls For Expansion of Federal Investigati... [Published Noodls - Oct 14 2014]
County positioned to 'weather' winter storms us... [Published Conroe Today - Oct 13 2014]
Texas Supreme Court Orders 10/14 (Six Petitions... [Published JD Supra - Oct 13 2014]
Disaster Planning With Pets in Mind [Published Yahoo! Canada - Oct 13 2014]
Pentagon: global warming will change how US mil... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 13 2014]
Endorsement watch: State Reps and Sam Houston [Published Off the Kuff - Oct 11 2014]
Gulf Coast Community Resource and Recovery Dist... [Published Guidry News - Oct 10 2014]
Ottawa mayor reviews a year of accomplishment [Published InOttawa.com - Oct 10 2014]
Days numbered for elderly tree [Published Savannah Morning News - Oct 10 2014]
Business plans must account for pandemic [Published The Tribune - Oct 09 2014]
Boulder Community Health getting a move on [Published Denver Post - Oct 09 2014]
Boulder Community Health getting a move on [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Oct 09 2014]
Disaster Planning With Pets in Mind [Published LiveScience.com - Oct 09 2014]
Reed Pursues National Relief Bill [Published Jamestown Post-Journal - Oct 09 2014]
Mostyns inject $200K into coffers of former jud... [Published The Southeast Texas Record - Oct 09 2014]
Rumors of this store's demise have been greatly... [Published Houston Chronicle - Oct 09 2014]
Walmart eyes second Beaumont location [Published Beaumont Enterprise - Oct 08 2014]
If Ike’s surge was a heart attack, are we still... [Published Galveston County Daily News - Oct 08 2014]
Jury Selection Underway In $1 Billion Pollution... [Published MyFox Houston - Oct 08 2014]
Company ceases coke-to-liquid gasification proj... [Published Sulphur Southwest Daily News - Oct 07 2014]
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Endorsement watch: State Reps and Sam Houston [Published Off the Kuff - Oct 11 2014]
The Chron made its State House endorsements in two parts. The highlight from Part One was a couple of key races. Susan Criss District 23: Susan Criss In one of the few competitive contests, Democrat Susan Criss and Republican Wayne Faircloth ...
UTMB continues to do well post-Ike [Published Off the Kuff - Sep 30 2014]
Good to see . Ashbel Smith building at UTMB The morning after Hurricane Ike crashed into Galveston Island six years ago, David Callender surveyed the sea of mud coating the 84-acre University of Texas Medical Branch campus. The UTMB president ...
Two environmental stories [Published Off the Kuff - Aug 23 2014]
Some good news, and some bad news. The bad news: We have an oyster shortage . Add an oyster shortage in Texas Gulf Coast to the problems exacerbated by the state’s years-long drought. But Texas’ dry spell isn’t the only reason the slimy delicacies ...
Fact Checking Group Slams New Democratic Ad for... [Published TIME.com - Aug 14 2014]
The political fact checking site FactCheck.org slammed the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Thursday over an ad the group described as deceptive, a characterization the DCCC disputes. The ad was released by the DCCC in the New Jersey race ...
Fact Checking Group Slams New Democratic Ad for... [Published Swampland - Aug 14 2014]
The political fact checking site FactCheck.org slammed the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Thursday over an ad the group described as deceptive, a characterization the DCCC disputes. The ad was released by the DCCC in the New Jersey race ...
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