Latest Greater Houston Stories

2013-06-21 23:23:02

The Real Estate Marketing Insider announces the publication of its weekly Local Spotlight feature, this week profiling The Woodlands, a planned city near Houston, Texas. The announcement was made following a story in the Community Impact Newspaper that featured a “seller’s market” in The Woodlands. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 The Real Estate Marketing Insider published this week’s edition of its Local Spotlight feature, a column that draws attention to an outstanding...

2013-05-31 23:01:18

Educational Consultants and Treatment Professionals Get a Real Taste of Life on “The Ranch” Needville, TX (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 On May 21, a group of Houston-based educational consultants, therapists, and treatment professionals were invited to tour Fulshear Ranch Academy–a unique young-adult treatment and transitional-living program for women, ages 18 — 24, with emotional and behavioral issues. But instead of just walking the campus, the group of professionals...

2013-04-30 13:58:34

Researchers at UC Riverside and Iowa State also find that voters who remain optimistic are more likely to cast ballots and suffer greater disappointment when candidate loses Scholars have long known that voters tend to believe that the candidates they support will win, even when victory seems unlikely. But there has been little research about how voter expectations of election outcomes change in the weeks before Election Day, or how those expectations relate to the level of disappointment...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.