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West U Spring Fest is Saturday

March 24, 2015

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The City of West University Place Parks and Recreation Department’s annual Easter Spring Festival will be held this Saturday, March 28 from 9 – 11 a.m. This year’s event will feature many games and activities that will make this year the best Easter Spring Festival. There will be a fun-tastic Easter Trail for an opportunity […]

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Big Issues at WU Council Meeting Monday

March 22, 2015

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After hearing the results of a random sample survey of registered voters, the West University Place City Council on Monday will consider authorizing the sale or transfer of property with West University Baptist Church in the controversial “Super Block” proposal for new municipal facilities. The council will begin with a special workshop meeting at 5:30 […]

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Cheer Up: It’s Summer Camp Registration Time

January 22, 2015

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With chilly temperatures and cold rain, summer seems a long way off. But, it’s almost time to register children for summer camps in West University Place. Priority registration for summer camps will begin on Tuesday, January 27th at the Recreation Center, 4210 Bellaire Blvd.  To be eligible for priority registration, a child must have attended […]

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It’s Easy Being Green

October 28, 2014

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For West U residents who can’t make it to the joint West U and Bellaire Recycle Fest on Saturday, there are other opportunities to get rid of unwanted papers and e-waste. Residents can protect themselves from Identity Theft, with free document shredding provided by SHRED IT and the city of West U. Residents can bring […]

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And All That Jazz!

October 28, 2014

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The West U Arts and Jazz Recess, benefiting the Houston Arts Alliance and Artshound.com, will be held Saturday, November 8, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Colonial Park. Students from local elementary, middle and high schools will perform before award-winning vocalist and songwriter Kristine Mills takes the stage. KPRC-TV Anchor Rachel McNeill will emcee […]

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Women’s Self-Defense Class Offered

October 8, 2014

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In 2012, Harris County reported 1,155 rapes, 12,635 robberies and 16,488 assaults. “Most of us use magical thinking in order to feel safe in the world,” says Chris Cander, a West University-based author who holds a 2nd dan in Taekwondo and is a certified Krav Maga self-defense instructor. “But pretending ‘that-would-never-happen-to-me’ only increases our vulnerability […]

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Xavier School to Host Food Truck Fright Night

October 8, 2014

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For one night only, fearless teens and brave adults can experience “Phobia Inside the Loop,” as Xavier Educational Academy, at 6203 Edloe, is transformed into a terrifying haunted house, with proceeds benefiting the Friends Of Xavier Scholarship Fund and the Houston Food Bank. The Food Truck Fright Night will be held October 25, from 7 […]

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Fathers and Flashlights a Big Success

September 29, 2014

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About 250 Fathers and 500 children with flashlights participated in the annual Fathers and Flashlights urban campout over the weekend in West University Place. The wildly popular event is a special fundraiser hosted by the Friends of West U Parks, Inc., a non-profit corporation that raises funds to support parks and greenspace in West University […]

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West U Meetings on Budget, Zoning Slated for Monday

September 27, 2014

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The West U City Council will meet Monday evening, to consider a $34.3 million 2015 city budget that will raise taxes by 5.81 percent in the city. The council is holding a workshop that starts at 5:30 p.m., and a special meeting at 6 p.m. in the city council chambers at the West U Municipal […]

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West U Zoning Hearings Set

September 22, 2014

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The city of West U will hold two town hall meetings later this month, to gather public comments and input on the efforts to revise the zoning regulations for non-single family residential properties in the city. The meetings will be held on Monday, September 29, at 3 p.m. and at 6 p.m., in the large […]

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