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The Nor’westener newsletter for October 13

Tuesday, October 14th, 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.

Cat mutilations in the Heights continue to disturb residents

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Just this past weekend a husband and wife in the Timbergrove area close to Jaycee Park woke up early Saturday morning to find their own cat lying dead and in pieces on their lawn. They had last seen the pet hours before. They believe that sometime between 3 a.m. and sunrise their pet was taken off and mutilated.

Fall Fitness

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

It’s hard to believe that my fitness studio, To Fit You, has been open for three months. It has been amazing and great fun to meet new people, challenge my self to grow my business and, last but not least, walk to work. My old clients love the studio and new clients really like the location and what we have to offer them to get healthy and fit.

Jaycee Park Update for September

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

– By Darlene Wayt, Friends of Jaycee Park Welcome back to Houston, Aimee Barlow and family!  In 2009 when Ileana Desalos began canvassing and organizing the neighborhoods to renovate Jaycee Park, Aimee Barlow was one of the first residents to step up and put forth a lot of work and time toward the effort. Although [...]

Mosquito Spraying in Lazybrook

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

The first week of August began our twice a week spraying. Weather permitting, the spraying should occur Monday and Thursday late evening/early morning.

The Nor’westener newsletter for July 2

Wednesday, July 2nd, 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.

The Nor’westener newsletter for May 23

Sunday, May 25th, 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.

Bicycle Safety in Lazybrook

Sunday, May 18th, 2014

kidical mass | july 2011 | recyclingWe’ve had some very close calls recently in Lazybrook!!! All walkers, bikers and joggers need to be alert and to think defensively, especially at night.

A fitness training studio near you!

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

I am excited to announce the grand opening of my fitness studio right here in the heart of Lazybrook. By the time you get this newsletter my studio will be up and running. It has been something I have pondered over for some time and now is the time for me to move in that direction.

The Nor’westener newsletter for May 2

Sunday, May 4th, 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.

Warehouse Bar & Chill to Open on 11th Street

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

The former Country Kitchen location on 11th St. near Seamist is soon to be Warehouse Bar & Chill.

Mosquito Spraying in Lazybrook

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

In 2013 the Civic Club voted in favor to spray for mosquitos. The committee chose Cypress Creek Pest Control, a company that serves over 800 communities in the greater Houston area.

The Nor’westener newsletter for March 7

Friday, March 7th, 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 for January

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

For the Jaycee Park CIP #F-000758, the Parks Program Manager is getting the design teams under contract. Trees for Houston will be in the park on January 25 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. supervising volunteers who will be pruning and trimming about 30 of the Seamist trees. To help, email Darlene at dwayt@comcast.net. Boy [...]

Knitting Hearts

Monday, January 20th, 2014

Knitting Hearts is a women’s outreach ministry that facilitates projects that benefit our local community as well as missions; promotes community friendship and interaction; and offers women of all ages a chance to relax for a few hours a month in a supportive, friendly, non- stressful environment.