Houston Matters

Full Show: Texas Population Growth, And Reparations For Slavery (April 18, 2019)

Posted on · On Thursday's Houston Matters: New Census numbers for Texas, getting more families to vaccinate, examining Houston’s air quality, paying reparations for slavery, and poet Deborah D.E.E.P. Mouton.

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Full Show: City’s First Certified Autism Center, And The History Of Baseball In Houston (July 12, 2018)

Posted on · On Thursday's Houston Matters: Our state’s comptroller says lawmakers will have an extra 2-point-7 billion dollars for the next legislative session in January, we learn about the first Certified Autism Center in Houston, the history of baseball in the Bayou City, and local Poet Laureate Deborah D.E.E.P. Mouton and the first-of-its-kind summit called The Colony.

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Full Show: Advice On SBA Disaster Relief, And Reuniting Animals And Owners After Harvey (Sept. 28, 2017)

Posted on · On Thursday's Houston Matters: A representative from the Small Business Administration answers your questions about applying for disaster relief aid from the agency. We learn how the Houston SPCA is reuniting animals with their owners after Harvey. And Houston's poet laureate shares poetry she wrote after the storm.


Winners of 2017 Houston Public Media PBS KIDS Writers Contest Announced

Posted on · Thirty-one local children from grades K-3 were named finalists in the 2017 Houston Public Media PBS KIDS Writers Contest, which offers children the experience of writing and illustrating their own book.