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Mosquito Spraying in Lazybrook

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

The first week of April began our once a week spraying. Weather permitting, the spraying should occur every Thursday late evening/early morning.

Mosquito Spraying in Lazybrook

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

The first week of April began our once a week spraying. Weather permitting, the spraying should occur every Thursday late evening/early morning.

The Jaycee Park September Update

Saturday, September 12th, 2015

The Jaycee Park CIP Ball Field Lighting Project plans have been permitted…with a completion target date of the end of 2015.

The Jaycee Park CIP Ball Field Lighting Project

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

The Jaycee Park CIP Ball Field Lighting Project plans have been permitted…with a completion target date of the end of 2015.

Mosquito Spraying in Lazybrook

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

The first week of April began our once a week spraying. Weather permitting, the spraying should occur every Thursday late evening/early morning.

The Nor’westener newsletter for March 3

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015


Attached is the latest issue of The Nor’westener newsletter. Serving Concerned Readers in Clark Pines, Cottage Grove, Hidden Lake, Holly Park, Lazybrook, Oak Forest, Shady Acres, Greater Timbergrove and Woodcrest.

School Zone Safety Reminder

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

As a volunteer for Citizens on Patrol and a regular morning walker, I often see drivers using a cell phone or texting while driving through our school zone on Ella Boulevard or crossing our school zone on Grovewood.

Council Member Ellen Cohen Comes Through for Jaycee Park!

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

When the private renovation ended in 2012, our transformed park attracted more people who were staying longer than had been the case in decades.  The splash pad began attracting families with small children many of whom were yet to be potty trained; the City began programming the tennis courts with some lessons lasting two hours; Grovewood, Seaspray and Foxwood residents reported being bothered and inconvenienced in various ways because our park had no restroom facilities.

What Lack of Sleep Does to Your Body

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

Happy New You! I hope 2014 was as great a year for you as it was for me. It was filled with many challenges that kept me focused and on my toes. And now I look forward to what 2015 holds.

BigKidSmallCity visits Jaycee Park

Friday, January 23rd, 2015

BigKidSmallCity readers recommended Jaycee Park, so we went out to explore it on a weekday afternoon last week. As we drove through the Heights, and wove through industrial buildings, I did question the recommendation… but soon we arrived at Jaycee Park and saw what all the excitement was about.

The Nor’westener newsletter for January 11

Sunday, January 11th, 2015


Attached is the latest issue of The Nor’westener newsletter. Serving Concerned Readers in Clark Pines, Cottage Grove, Hidden Lake, Holly Park, Lazybrook, Oak Forest, Shady Acres, Greater Timbergrove and Woodcrest.

2014 Holiday Lighting Contest Winners

Saturday, January 3rd, 2015

This year we had a lot of new participants to our neighborhood Holiday Lighting tradition. It was great to see all of the new lights and decorations among the many others. Everyone who takes the time to put up even the simplest strand of lights, or just the Christmas tree in the window deserves to be recognized for their work.

The Nor’westener newsletter for December 12

Friday, December 12th, 2014


Attached is the latest issue of The Nor’westener newsletter. Serving Concerned Readers in Clark Pines, Cottage Grove, Hidden Lake, Holly Park, Lazybrook, Oak Forest, Shady Acres, Greater Timbergrove and Woodcrest.

Jaycee Park Update

Friday, November 14th, 2014

Welcome Jessica Nute as co-administrator for Facebook Jaycee Park. The Facebook site’s name was changed because the “Friends” designation associated with “Jaycee Park” caused some confusion about donations. Houston Parks Board is the 501(c)(3) that manages the private fund for Jaycee Park. Thanks to the Houston Parks Board, the “spalls” or gouges on the center [...]

Latest Victims of Timbergrove Cat Killer Speak Out

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Over $20,000 now available in rewards in connection to catching local cat murderer.