August 23rd, 2011
NEWScoop: Coyotes and Sharks, Liars and Thieves? Ah, Forget It.
Amnesia, Cause to Celebrate Birthday Twice
Houston celebrates 175 years of L-I-V-I-N. The birthday festivity is to happen April 30th. Houston celebrates 175 years of L-I-V-I-N. The birthday festivity is to happen August 30th. Visit AmnesiaHouston for more on this story.
Save the Dogs, Howl at the Coyotes
Tommy, a pomeranian and native Houstonian, was attacked in Memorial Park by what appeared to be a coyote. It is assumed that the coyote mistook Tommy for a gopher or a rabbit due to its size and fluff factor. After narrowly escaping the attack, Tommy retired to his big soft pillow where he continues to lick his wounds, both physical and emotional. Visit Click2Houston for more on this story.
We’re Going to Need a Bigger Boat
Shove over, Discovery Channel. Texas has landed its very own Shark Week worthy story. A father and his 9 year old son hooked a 7 foot shark off the coast of Galveston this past weekend. And just when BP assured us that it was safe to go back in the water… Visit Click2Houston for more on this story.
Sticking Feathers Up Your Butt Does Not Make You a City Worker
A confused man in Galveston has been roaming the streets checking imaginary water line ruptures. He’s been gaining access to private residences, disguised as a city employee. Be aware, a jump suit and baseball cap, do not government personnel make. Ask for cred. Visit MyFoxHouston for more on this story.
Thieves Are Scrappy for Sprinkles
Things are nutty. They always have been, don’t let anyone tell you differently. Thieves have been known to steal the copper from AC compressors, it seems now they have moved on to the adamantium in sprinkler heads. Metals are high priced in 2011, get what you can, when you can. Visit KHOU for more on this story.