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Hundreds Attend MoCity’s Community Night Out

MISSOURI CITY (Covering Fort Bend News) – Hundreds attended Missouri City’s second annual Community Night Out held last weekend to celebrate the community in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey and to give residents a venue to enjoy live entertainment, a health fair, a cultural celebration and other recreational activities in their own backyard. “We dedicated this […]

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Amazon Hiring 120,000 for Holiday Season, Positions Open in Houston

GREATER HOUSTON AREA (Covering Fort Bend News) – Amazon has announced that the company is hiring 120,000 seasonal workers this holiday season, and that many of those jobs could become permanent positions. There are several positions open in the Houston area. “We prepare year-round for the holidays and we’re excited to hire for over 120,000 […]

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Hurricane Harvey Victims May Qualify for Tax Relief

FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Fort Bend News) – Victims of Hurricane Harvey may qualify for tax relief from the Internal Revenue Service. Following the recent disaster declaration for individual assistance issued by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the IRS announced today that affected taxpayers in Texas will receive tax relief. Individuals who reside or have […]

Public Meeting Set for Parks, Recreation and Open Space Master Plan Update in Sugar Land

SUGAR LAND (Covering Fort Bend News) –  A final public meeting to receive feedback on the City of Sugar Land’s Parks, Open Space and Recreation Master Plan update is scheduled for Oct. 25, at 6:30 p.m., at Sugar Land City Hall, 2700 Town Center Boulevard Drive. During the meeting, staff will present an overview of the master plan […]