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DHS presents ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’

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Dawson High School’s Ovation Theatre presents the Shakespearean classic “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Oct. 15-17 and 19. All four shows will run at 7:30 p.m. in the DHS auditorium, 2050 Cullen Boulevard. As royals Theseus and Hippolyta prepare to marry, four young lovers from their kingdom flee to the forest …

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FHS Cheer 4 Change raise $5k

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The FHS CHEER 4 CHANGE team has raised more than $5,000 towards their 2013 breast cancer fundraising efforts celebrating and honoring Friendswood Junior High School Counselor Stephanie Jones.  The team has grown to more than 100 walkers who will join together for the upcoming Susan G. Komen Race for the …

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Students honored in National Hispanic Recognition Program

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The 2014 National Hispanic Recognition Program has recognized 11 Pearland Independent School District students for their academic excellence. Dawson High School’s Celeste Fernandez, Kiara Hernandez, Cristian Maldonado, Alixandra Vinson, Carolina Martinez-Ramirez (relocated) and Mariana Martinez-Ramirez (relocated) were named scholars in the program, while Pearland High School’s Alejandro Gonzalez, Marcella Saboe, …

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Cheerleaders lead fight against cancer

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The Friendswood High School Cheerleaders are busy gearing up for the upcoming Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on Saturday, Oct. 5.  Since early August, the girls and their families have created a campaign to promote awareness for the cancer that will affect one out of every eight women!  The …

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3rd grade knitting club enters 11th year

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Westwood-Bales’ third grade Knit-For-Service club is starting its eleventh year. The club invites third graders to knit; fourth and fifth graders who were in the Club as a third grader are invited back to mentor.  The club has a handful of volunteers from the community who help unknot unruly yarn …

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ACC Fall Health and Fitness Fair

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Alvin Community College will host its annual Fall Fitness Fair on October 17 at the Health/Science Building. Several of the college’s healthcare students will help showcase their programs with demonstrations, informational booths and more. There will be free cardiovascular scans, heart scans, massage demonstrations and other activities. Flu shots also …

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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, …