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A farmer’s market in Friendswood?

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Given the popularity of open air produce markets, Friendswood officials revisited the city’s zoning regulations that prevent local produce growers from selling their wares from outdoor stands. Friendswood staff met with fire and safety officials before presenting the zoning commission with suggested changes to allow a market in town. A …

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Manvel Expo and Taste of the Town

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“Grabbing business by the horns,” the 2013 Business Expo and Taste of the Town promises to bring a perfect opportunity for businesses to showcases their products/goods to the public in a fun atmosphere. The Alvin/Manvel Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the 2013 Business Expo and Taste of the Town on Thursday, …

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Rocket building for Redemption

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Astronaut Kjell Lindgren and NASA Rocket Scientist Jeff Osterlund will highlight a kickoff event for Operation Redemption onOct. 5 at Bay Area Christian School Gymnasium, 4800 W. Main, League City. Designed for dads and their children, the 4 to 6 p.m. event will include rocket building and launching. Register by emailing [email protected]

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Gala at West Mansion

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Assistance League® of the Bay Area will celebrate 25 years of service to the community with a Kick-Off Party on Saturday, November 9 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the historic Jim West Mansion located at 3303 E. NASA Parkway. Tickets are $50 per person and, in addition to offering …

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Gage to be honored

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When Daniel Gage graduated in 1971 from Friendswood High School, he was proud to be from a small town with its quality values and to have a camaraderie of close friends. He didn’t realize he would bring an international flair to the area as an adult. In April, 1976, Gage …

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Jarvis to be honored

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Former Friendswood graduate Janis Jarvis, PhD , will be honored by the Friendswood Education Foundation and the FHS Alumni Association at the 2013 Distinguished Alumni Banquet on October 10. After graduating from Friendswood High School in 1975, Jarvis attended Mary Hardin Baylor University, and received a Master of Education from …

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FHS students recognized in National Hispanic Program

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Seven students at Friendswood High School have been selected as 2013-2014 National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) Scholar or Honorable Mention recipients. NHRP Scholars include Michael Fowler, Diana Bueso-Mendoza, Savannah Fitzgerald, Bryan Fowler and Patricia Palma. Alexander Briones and Petra Laird have been named Honorable Mention recipients. Being named to the NHRP is an important …

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FCCLA members to host Pink Out Football Game

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Pink will definitely be the look at the Mustang Varsity Football game October 25 when those attending the game participate in the third annual Pink Out game. Sponsored by Family, Career and Community Leaders of America or FCCLA, the event is held to raise breast cancer education and awareness. Club members are currently …