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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - How Katy manages its growth remains an ongoing question for Katy city leaders. Adding green space is one way of doing it.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—The Katy City Council Monday denied an application to create the 25K Morton Park and Silver Park Estates Planned Development District due to residential/commercial use mix concerns.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Hundreds of people turned out for the Candy Cane Market with the Real Craftwives of Katy at Cane Island on Saturday. It was a place for kids to have fun and parents to purchase arts and crafts and other local products.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Kids who went to the Katy Old-Fashioned Christmas Festival enjoyed 50,000 pounds of snow and pictures with Santa. There was also sunshine and temperatures in the 70s with 180 vendors in remodeled downtown historic Katy.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – The Lions Club of Katy teamed up with numerous businesses and first responders to make a huge toy delivery to Texas Children’s Hospital’s west campus on Thursday.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—Santa Claus returned to Katy Thursday night as the guest of honor at the city’s 47th annual Christmas tree lighting event at City Hall.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Beer, pies in the face, and basic information were all part of the Giving Tuesday Katy event held Tuesday night at the No Label Brewery on First Street in Katy.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Food Network star Ree Drummond, also known as the Pioneer Woman, will be at the Katy Mills Mall Books-A-Million store on Wednesday for a book signing and meet-and-greet but the event has sold out. All 600 tickets are gone according to store general manager Sara Planz.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - The City of Katy Water Department will be flushing hydrants beginning Wednesday, December 4. The hydrant flushing will take place between 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. The flushing may cause low water pressure as well as some discoloration of water, but this doe…
KATY (Covering Katy News) – The Candy Cane Market with the Real Craftwives of Katy returns to Cane Island Saturday, December 7 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. when more than 60 local vendors will sell handcrafted jewelry, custom clothing and accessories, fun items for the home and other unique finds.…
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - The hard work of many Katy Independent School District teachers will now be etched into Katy ISD’s historical legacy, as well as on commemorative bricks found at Katy Heritage Park.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) – An illuminated Christmas tree is once again beaming on top of the American Rice Growers rice drier on First Street. It was turned on as a large crowd gathered to count down the light switch being turned on shortly after dusk Saturday night.
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) – Katy Prairie Conservancy was one of nine organizations to receive a grant through the ConocoPhillips SPIRIT of Conservation Program, a partnership between the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, ConocoPhillips, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. This pr…
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Katy High School’s Tiger Prairie won the 2019 Science Teachers Association of Texas Innovation Award. The award will allow the Tiger Prairie to be one of four projects featured at the Conference for the Advancement of Science Teaching presented by STAT.
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - Katy Prairie Conservancy’s “Putting Down Roots” event brought together 150 volunteers for this annual planting event at Indiangrass Preserve on the Katy Prairie, west of Houston. On a cool and sunny Saturday morning, people of all ages and backgrounds worked to…
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - The 2019 35th Mayor’s Proud Partners Awards put the spotlight on 19 exceptional projects and programs, supported by businesses, individuals, youth and community groups that have made a positive, lasting impact while giving back to the local environment. The aw…
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—Katy City Council members Thursday received a briefing about the recycling processes used by the city’s recycling vendor, as well as information about what could and could not be recycled.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - A year after raising $90,000 for The Ballard House of Katy, the Festival of Trees returns to Cane Island November 29 - 30. The event allows families to purchase custom-designed Christmas trees and wreaths, browse a massive holiday gift market, enjoy live entertain…
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Rumors of threatening statements allegedly made by Katy High School students have been investigated and principal Rick Hull says his school is safe.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Aimbridge Hospitality has opened the boutique style Aloft Katy hotel at 25330 Kingsland Boulevard in Katy. The hotel is just a short distance from Katy’s boardwalk which is currently under construction.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - The owners of MKT Distillery are located in the retired American Rice Growers dryer and they plan to once again light a large Christmas tree on top of their facility at dusk on November 30. It will be their second annual Christmas tree lighting, but it's n…
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—The Katy City Planning and Zoning Commission Tuesday voted to recommend city council approval of the 25K Morton Park and Silver Oaks Estate planned development district. The council is expected to consider approval at its December 9 meeting.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Republican Katy businesswoman Angelica Garcia may be new to politics but she's already received the endorsement of Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in her primary race for Texas House District 132, which represents portions of the Katy and Cypress areas.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Members of the Katy Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9182 participated in numerous Veterans Day events recently. The honor guard participated in nine events.
KATY (Covering Katy New) - The Fellowship has announced staff changes at both of its campuses.Vanessa Cordes is being elevated from part time to full time full time as the Director of Fellowship Kids Ministry.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Former State Representative Mike Schofield has officially filed to run for Texas House District 132, the district he represented from 2015 to 2019.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Aristoi Classical Academy, located in the City of Katy, is hosting its thirteenth Veterans Day Celebration program at the Griffin Center, 5610 Morton Road, Katy, Texas 77493. The program includes: recognizing veterans, the presentation of colors, and music…
KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Taylor PlayMakers next performance is in December where they will perform Tracy Lett’s Pulitzer Prize winning and Tony Award-winning play August: Osage County.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Katy ISD Welch Outdoor Learning Center is in for a big renovation. The 34-acre site has enriched student's academic and physical education curriculums in a unique open-air environment for 40 years and district leaders say it's time for improvements.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – A year after raising $90,000 for The Ballard House of Katy, the Festival of Trees returns to Cane Island November 29 - 30 when families can purchase custom-designed Christmas trees and wreaths, browse a massive holiday gift market, enjoy live entertainment, photos…
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—The Katy City Council, along with other city employees and well-wishers, honored City Secretary Missy Bunch Monday. Bunch retired as city secretary after 13 years on the job.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - The State of the Katy Independent School District continues to be growth, and lots of it. Katy Independent School District Superintendent Ken Gregorski says voters will likely see another construction bond on their ballot next year.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - The winners in the Katy Rice Festival student art competition have been announced. The art was on display inside City Hall during the annual festival.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - A program designed to give a voice to domestic abuse victims who have been murdered will be held this month in Katy. October is Domestic Abuse Awareness Month.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – The Katy ISD Police Department has partnered with Crime Stoppers and four other local school district police departments to host the first city-wide, Cyber Safety Outreach Day on October 24. October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and Cyber Safety Outre…
KATY (Covering Katy News) - It is estimated that about 20,000 children in the Houston area don’t have a bed to sleep in and a local group was in the Katy area recently helping those in need. The charity, Sleep in Heavenly Peace, aims to make a difference one bed and one child at a time.
FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Fort Bend) - Nearly $50 million in federal grants is coming to Fort Bend County to help pay for erosion repair projects from Hurricane Harvey and the Tax Day floods. Channels in Katy, Sugar Land and Missouri City areas will be repaired with the funding.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—The Katy City Council Monday counter offered a proposed settlement with a former city emergency management coordinator who sued following her firing in March 2018.
KATY (Covering Katy News) — Roller coasters can be fun. Sometimes, they can be hectic. Life with a child with autism can be a bit like a roller coaster ride, filled with ups and downs. To help family members understand more about life with a child on the autism spectrum, The Arc of Katy is h…
KATY, TX (Covering Katy News) – A sprawling estate home in the Katy community of Cane Island has been named winner of a Greater Houston Builders Association PRISM award in the category of Best Custom Home Design for homes priced from $1-1.5 million.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - The weather could not have been nicer on Saturday when Covering Katy News visited the 2019 Rice Festival in downtown Katy. A carnival, kids zone, dozens of vendors, beer, wine, food, live music and displays of award winning art are all part of the annual event.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - While the City of Katy prepared for its annual Rice Festival this weekend, the cold north wind brought the first fall weather to Katy. As the wind chilled the fans, the Faith West Academy (Katy) 6-man football team smelled victory in the air, and threw their own …
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—With pleasant, cooler temperatures and receding clouds, Katy residents and visitors descended upon the downtown area Saturday to enjoy the annual Katy Rice Harvest festival.
KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - If you have business with Congressman Michael McCaul, R-TX, you'll find his office in a new location. He recently relocated to an office condominium at 1526 Katy Gap Road, Suite 803, Katy, TX 77494.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Experts say vaping is a health epidemic among today’s youth that is sweeping the country. A vape pen, also known as an electronic cigarette/e-cigarette, is a handheld battery-powered vaporizer that simulates smoking and like smoking it causes harmful side effects …