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Posts on ‘October 27th, 2017’

Friday random ten: Black and blue, part 2

My odds are stacked/I’ll go back to black 1. Black Horse And The Cherry Tree – KT Tunstall 2. Black Is The Color – SixMileBridge 3. Black Lipstick – Chicano Batman 4. Black Magic – Little Mix 5. Black Night – Deep Purple 6. Black Rain – Fastball 7. Black Water – The Doobie Brothers […]

Ken Paxton is officially running for re-election

In case you missed it. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton will seek re-election as he fights three criminal indictments that are expected to go to trial next year. Paxton, who was expected to run again despite his legal woes, made it official in an email to his supporters Wednesday. “Without a doubt, it’s been my greatest honor to […]

Curbside recycling will resume November 13

Hooray! Houstonians stockpiling cardboard and aluminum cans, rejoice: the city will resume curbside recycling service next month. Recycling service has been suspended since Aug. 30, when city waste crews dropped all efforts other than weekly trash pickup to focus on removing the thousands of piles of debris resulting from Hurricane Harvey. Residents wondering whether their […]

2017 EV daily report: Just remember, the reports we get are all of Harris County

Here are today’s numbers, and here are the daily totals from previous years: 2015 2013 2011 2009 2007 And here’s a select comparison: Year Early Mail Total Mailed ======================================= 2017 11,953 7,513 19,466 19,581 2015 36,322 19,789 56,111 42,520 2011 10,818 3,823 14,641 13,697 2007 8,080 3,126 11,206 12,775 So 2011 appears to be the […]