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Pets, humans invited to Howl-O-Wine

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            By Karolyn Gephart  Howl-O-Wine 2019 will be Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 4 to 8 pm at Friends Uncorked in Friendswood. A howl of a great time is being planned for a Spooktacular event. It all benefits Starlight Outreach and Rescue for animals Events include pet costume contest, professional …

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Plaque placed on mural from first Farm & Vine event

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By Karolyn Gephart The first Farm & Vine outdoor dining experience happened in 2018 in Friendswood but it lives on in a mural that came about as a funded piece of art from those who attended the event. The second fall al fresco dining experience is being planned again on …

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Business, Health Expo moved to October 24

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By Karolyn Gephart The upcoming 4th Annual Business and Health Care Expo, The Pulse of the Community will be Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 2 to 7 pm at the First Baptist Church Family Life Center in Friendswood. The event hosted by the Friendswood Chamber of Commerce was originally planned …

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Drug Take Back Day planned for public safety, health

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By Karolyn Gephart National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day will be Saturday, October 26, 2019 and locations are available in Friendswood, Pearland and Manvel for drug disposal. The designated date addresses a vital public safety and public health issue. In Friendswood, the Friendswood Police Department will be accepting expired and unused …

Hopefest promises fun, benefits others 

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By Karolyn Gephart Hopefest 2019 will be held Saturday and Sunday, October 5-6 at Hope Lutheran Church in Friendswood. Food, fun and family oriented activities for all agew are all part of this year’s event. Hopefest is Hope Lutheran Church’s grand party for the congregation and community in the Fall, …

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Deadline to register to vote is Oct. 7

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The deadline to register to vote or make a change of address is October 07, 2019, in order to be eligible to vote in the upcoming November 05, 2019, City of Friendswood Special Bond Election. All registered voters should be in possession of a colored voter registration card.  If you …

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Second, final public hearing on tax rate held

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By Karolyn Gephart The second and final public hearing on the 2019 Tax Year Proposed Property Tax Rate was held September 30, 2019 at a Special Meeting at City Hall at 910 S. Friendswood Drive in Friendswood. A tax rate of $0.532391 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by …

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Registration opens for 2nd Rotary Regatta

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By Karolyn Gephart Registration is underway for the Second Annual Rotary Regatta on Clear Creek Sunday, October 20, 2019. Rotary Clubs of both Friendswood and League City host the popular returning event.  The regatta is a seven-mile canoe/kayak race that begins at 1776 Park in Friendswood and ends at Countryside …

Scarecrow contest registration underway

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By Karolyn Gephart Scarecrows will start appearing soon in Downtown Friendswood as well as throughout the community when the 4th annual Scarecrow Contest gets underway. Sponsored by Friends of Downtown Friendswood, the 2019 contest will begin October 19 and those planning to participate can begin registering now. The contest is …

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Swing Into Fall tournament at Topgolf

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By Karolyn Gephart Topgolf is the new location for the Friendswood Chamber of Commerce’s Swing Into Fall golf tournament. Planned for Thursday, October 10, 2019, the tournament’s registration and sponsorships are open now. The tournament will have the golf bays open at 3 pm and games will begin at 4 …