The Sugar Land City Council will meet Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. to consider recommended reductions of $1.58 million to the fiscal year 2018 budget that will eliminate festivals and two full-time positions among other major cuts. The cuts are needed to address lower than budgeted sales tax and property tax revenues. The city will receive $600,000 less from property taxes in the … [Read more...] about Sugar Land council to consider slashing budget
By Joe Southern firstname.lastname@example.org The world marked a significant milestone Oct. 4 that few people seemed to notice. Ken Zurek noticed. The local space historian and industry consultant organized the first Space Day celebration in recognition of 60 years since the first satellite was launched into orbit around the Earth. The small, brief ceremony was held Oct. 6 at … [Read more...] about Space Day program looks at past, future of commercial space
Third annual event is Wednesday at Stafford Centre By Joe Southern email@example.com Today’s the day! The Third Annual Senior Expo takes place Wednesday morning at the Stafford Centre. The free event takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hundreds of people are expected to attend the expo, which features talks by industry experts about healthcare, finances, and more. … [Read more...] about Senior Expo a go!
Sweetlands had just arrived for conference there By Joe Southern firstname.lastname@example.org Sugar Land residents Brian and Tracey Sweetland found themselves witnesses to one of the greatest atrocities in United States history Oct. 1 as they were staying at the Mandalay Bay resort in Las Vegas when a gunman opened fire on thousands of concert-goers on the street below, … [Read more...] about Sugar Land couple witnessed Las Vegas shooting
Do you remember Jack Canfield, the author of the “Chicken Soup for the Soul” books? He’s back, and this time he has teamed up with noted entrepreneur, businessman, and business success author Steven L. Blue on a new book called “Mastering the Art of Success” (Celebrity Press). At least the copy I have features Blue as a co-author. He indeed did write a chapter, along with … [Read more...] about ‘Chicken Soup’ author back with book on managing success