Laura Elder

Last week, we congratulated state Rep. Wayne Faircloth for introducing a bill that would reduce payments property-rich school districts must m…

A surefire way to dampen developer interest in any city is to introduce bureaucratic speed bumps and political booby traps at every turn.

True or false? Did a local credit union and a school district this week engage in a bidding war over a highly coveted building in Webster? It’…

Whether state lawmakers this session get around to doing anything about the absurdly inequitable school financing system is unlikely. Some law…

Concrete complex: That luxury apartment complex that has been underway for several years on the eastern shore of English Bayou is about to get…

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Medical checkup: The University of Texas Medical Branch has indefinitely put on hold plans to build clinics and facilities on an 11-acre site …

Measuring the value of a museum in a community isn’t easy. Determining a museum’s role in a community and the breadth of its contributions req…

We’re having trouble getting worked up by reports this week that the White House plans to cut off funding for state grants for a beach water- …

It’s understandable that Texas lawmakers want to punt improving the state’s very inequitable public-school funding system down for another day.

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Hooter holler: Ever since confirming it would return to the island, Hooters has been hush-hush about exactly where.

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lauraelder

Hi Gary. It's online with this article. It's under Related Content.

lauraelder

I'm not sure, but I will try to find out about the wine lockers.

lauraelder

You're right. I was wrong. I removed it from the online report and will run a print correction. Thanks for pointing that out.

lauraelder

I'm not sure what kind of RV park it would be. No one has submitted plans. But I'll keep my eye on it. That's a good point.

lauraelder

It's Friendswood. We have it in print but not online. Thanks for catching that.

lauraelder

Thank you Mr. Cross. And it's nice to hear from you.

lauraelder

Thanks for that Pam. I just wrote about that property. I'll update the story.

lauraelder

Connie, I know they do take into consideration the cleanliness of restrooms, but I never thought about chairs. I'll have to ask.

lauraelder

I haven't a clue what you're talking about Rusty. I have no control over parades or where they go and had no part in the decision to move them. I'm simply reporting where organizers plan to move two popular parades. I don't even know how to respond to the bought and paid for remark. Again, t…

lauraelder

The parades will be free.