'The vaccines we have are effective against all the variants out there': Houston Methodist's Dr. Ian Glass discusses variants, vaccinations

July 23, 2021 | 4:38 pm

As Houston Methodist identified its first case of the lambda variant July 19, Dr. Glass believes vaccines can handle known variants.

Magnolia sees surge in single-family development with thousands of homes coming

July 23, 2021 | 2:25 pm

More than 18,000 lots have been identified for future homes across the three Magnolia ZIP codes.

Regulators: Texas electric grid prepared for potentially record-breaking demand next week; 'once-in-a-generation reforms' underway

July 22, 2021 | 8:50 pm

The heads of the agencies in charge of the Texas electric grid met in Austin on July 22 to provide updates on their grid reform efforts.

Harris County raises coronavirus threat level as Hidalgo asks all residents to mask up indoors

July 22, 2021 | 6:32 pm

Although those who are vaccinated are very unlikely to end up in the hospital, officials said wearing masks in certain situations could help reduce transmissions to the more susceptible unvaccinated.

Harris County Emergency Services District No. 11 commissioners discuss upcoming ambulance service

July 22, 2021 | 5:19 pm

The district will take over providing emergency medical services across more than 177 square miles of north Harris County, currently being provided by Cypress Creek Emergency Medical Services, on Sept. 1.

Montgomery County sees July increase in COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations

July 22, 2021 | 4:59 pm

Active COVID-19 cases in Montgomery County climbed above 1,000 for the first time in two months, just after June recorded the lowest active cases since 2020.

Food market, anniversary celebration: 4 things to do in Tomball, Magnolia July 24-25

July 22, 2021 | 3:07 pm

From eating barbecue and enjoying live music to letting the kids take their toy cars out for a spin, here are four things to do this weekend in Tomball and Magnolia.