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Bellaire Sugar Shop owner loses battle with COVID19.

Bellaire Sugar Shop owner loses battle with COVID19.

Nathan Maynor, owner of The Sugar Shop Bakery and Gifts in Bellaire, passed away Saturday November 14 after a long battle with COVID19. He was 58. A friend had set up a gofundme to help Nathan pay the rent on his bakery while he was in the hospital. The fundraiser...

The Women’s Fund announces new virtual presentations.

The Women’s Fund for Health Education and Resiliency, a nonprofit providing Houston-area women and girls with the tools needed to be advocates for their health, announces upcoming virtual presentations during the month of November for National Diabetes Month sponsored...
An update on Bellaire High School’s ballfields.

An update on Bellaire High School’s ballfields.

Bellaire City Council previously granted a specific use permit to HISD to construct and operate a baseball facility at the former Gordon Elementary School property. However since that time, HISD filed a new application for its specific use permit to be amended to...

A person was shot while driving on 610 near Bellaire Blvd.

A person was shot around 1:30 am Sunday, November 8, as they drove on the West Loop in Bellaire. The person was taken to the hospital. Police are investigating the incident. The Bellaire Police Officer’s Association praised the night shift crew stating,...

Bellaire residents reject Props B and C. Prop A passes.

Over 10,000 Bellaire residents cast their votes in the Special Charter Amendment Election, November 3. Residents rejected Prop B, which would have allowed 50% of people who lived on a block to decide whether or not a sidewalk could be installed. Prop C was also...

Bellaire Polling Locations for Election Day.

From the City of Bellaire: Election Day is November 3, 2020 Hours of Operation 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM Polling locations in Bellaire:      Bellaire City Hall – Civic Center Auditorium – 7008 South Rice Avenue, Bellaire, Texas 77401 ChristChurch Presbyterian –...

Mayor Friedberg discusses amending the Bellaire City Charter.

Three amendments to the Bellaire City Charter are on the ballot November 3. Mayor Friedberg points out the obstacles and complications present in these citizen proposed Charter amendments. In his latest blog post Mayor Friedberg points out that “amending the...

The Mayor presents a Fact Check on the City Engineer.

Over the last couple of years it has been stated by some residents that there is a conflict of interest related to the Bellaire City Engineer. In his lates blog post, Mayor Friedberg sets the record straight. The Mayor states that “the problem with that claim is...

All City of Bellaire non-essential city services are closed today.

From the City of Bellaire: Streets are beginning to flood, please stay home and off the roads if possible.  If you need to travel, please click here for a list of Streets with HIgh Water in Bellaire.  This list is current as of 9:30 am this morning and may not be all...