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The Coder School will open its first Houston location in May. The school will be located at 3555 Rayford Road, Spring, and will provide computer programming lessons to children ages 7-18. The Coder School uses a variety of platforms to teach various coding languages, such as HTML, CSS, Python and Javascript. Every lesson is taught by trained coaches.

The new school will be owned and operated by business partners Susheel Philip and Sean Varghese.

“As we continue to expand our presence throughout the country, it’s critical to find the right franchise partners who are truly passionate about setting kids up with a positive, life-long relationship with technology and coding,” Founder Hansel Lynn stated in a news release. “This is why we couldn’t be

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Want food? 

Each year, Chronicle critic Alison Cook compiles the best dining Houston has to offer. You can search all 100 restaurants by name, cuisine, neighborhood and price range, and read her reviews below.

Go to this link: Top 100 Restaurants in Houston

Source: HoustonChronicle.com

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Freezing weather is expected to move into the Greater Houston area during Tuesday morning through the evening, according to the National Weather Service. Here are five tips to stay safe during below freezing temperatures in Texas.

 

1. Prevent frozen pipes

The Texas Department of Public Safety recommends wrapping pipes in newspaper or another insulating material and leaving faucets dripping overnight to avoid freezing. Homeowners should also know how to shut off their homes’ water supply in case a pipe bursts. Garden hoses and sprinklers should also be disconnected to avoid bursting from frozen water.

2. Protect pets

Texas state law prohibits dog owners from leaving animals restrained outdoors when weather conditions are below 32

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These are some of the coming events in The Woodlands, mark your calendars.

Taste of the Town: This large food and beverage expo showcases menu items from over 40 area restaurants, bakeries, and beverage distributors. The event will be from 4 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 17, at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center. Hosted by The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce, this event features culinary specialties and the 2019 “Best of Taste” competition. Learn more at https://bit.ly/2LCqNQp.

Inspire Film Festival: This five-day cinematic experience dedicated to entertaining and inspiring audiences with films, speakers and events that celebrate the human spirit is scheduled for Feb. 14 through 18. More than 25 feature-length and short

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The Greater Houston area is projected to create 71,000 jobs in 2019, according to the Greater Houston Partnership’s annual Houston Employment Forecast released Dec. 5. Once again health care is expected to be the top job-producing sector in the metro, with 9,000 projected new jobs to be created compared to the 8,000 jobs projected in 2018. Assuming population growth, the Houston region has about 100,000 births annually, according to the GHP. This, combined with Houston’s senior population increasing by 30,000 each year, is expected to create continued demand for health care in the region.

However, construction jobs are expected to make the largest gain over last year. In 2018 the construction industry was projected to lose 4,500 jobs. This year it

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Leaving behind a place that you’ve come to consider your home, can be a very awkward sensation. However, it’s also a time of reinvention; allowing you to create new memories in an area that will be considered your new safe haven. With all of this in mind, choosing a new home is a very important decision, and one that shouldn’t be taken lightly. This is especially true for families, as there is more than one set of wants and needs that must be acknowledged. So, what should you be looking for when choosing a new home builder?

Last month, Houston remained on top for new construction activity, having more than 2,225 new permits with a total value of nearly $451M on file for the month. More than half of all new construction took place in Harris County

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Houston has become one of the fastest growing cities in America, boasting a strong economy and plenty of jobs, this is the reason why this city has one of the youngest, fastest growing, and most diverse populations anywhere in the world. People from across the globe relocate to Houston every year because of the opportunities the region provides. It is the future of America!

Besides being the most diverse city in the nation, Houston is fun and affordable, giving you access to a great quality of life. So if you work hard and dream big, anything is possible in Houston.

 

Here are some of the best things about living in Houston:

  • Living in Houston means affordable housing options in excellent school districts and employment opportunities in
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Decorating your home to put it up for rent is not the same thing as simply decorating.  When you decorate for your personal taste you follow your own needs, but this is something you should not do if you want to rent your home.  There are a few key elements you can do to make your home stand out to a future tenant. With these easy steps we want to help your home make the best first impression.

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1. Illuminate the space.

A well lit home gives the feel of cleanliness and spaciousness. Having white walls or neutral colored walls will help bring light to your space.  Take advantage of your windows, don’t close your curtains or blinds, especially if they are dark . Choose furniture and accents that are neutral and that reflect light easily.

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Here are five tips and ideas.

When we talk about vintage pieces we are referring to new furniture that has an old vibe but are not antiques.  These pieces that have a retro feel are the ones that are currently being designed and sold but have a characteristic of wanting to evoke a past aesthetic.

We want to help you add these unique pieces to your home decor so that you can create a vintage inspired look that is so trendy now.

 

1. Grandmothers sofa.

This piece of furniture that you always saw at your beloved grandparents home is one of the clear options to add a vintage flair to your home.  You can place it in a focal point in your living room, don’t be afraid to combine it with your actual furniture.

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2. The vintage desk or

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When people think of a city that is growing and progressing they generally don’t think about Houston.     People tend to associate this city with the smell of gas refineries, a heavy humidity and the constant low performance of the Astros.  They should consider this again, Houston has a gigantic economy.   It is the number one city in the whole country with the highest source of jobs, it is also home to the growing energy industry.  It has more ethnic diversity than New York City and it lets the value of your money stretch like no other city.  Apart from all this you can add that it is constantly renewing in restaurants and cultural venues.  This is why you can see that Houston is one of the best cities to live in the United…
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