CYPRESS TERRACE NEWS
September 21 2023
What to Do if You Find Injured Wildlife
Learn how you can help injured wildlife found in your yard or local park. Be ready for the unexpected!
September 20 2023
Easy DIY Hummingbird Nectar for Migrating Hummingbirds
Hummingbirds are migrating across the Greater Houston Area! Make this easy hummingbird nectar to attract and marvel over these beauties at home.
September 15 2023
Do You Have a Fire Evacuation Plan?
Check out these life-saving tips to help you prepare yourself and your family members in the event of a house fire.
September 12 2023
Harris County Master Gardener Offers Pro Tips to Prep Your Garden for Fall
Hear from a local horticulture expert on how to prepare your garden for the upcoming fall season.
September 07 2023
Where to Donate Outgrown Clothes Near You
Do you have bags containing your kids' outgrown clothes and shoes? Donate them to this worthy nonprofit in your area!
September 06 2023
Tips to Get Your Front Door Instagram-Ready for Fall
Get your front door ready for seasonal decor and charming photos of the kids with these top tips!
August 31 2023
5 Ideas for Community Service on Labor Day
Give back, make memories and deepen relationships while engaging in community service this Labor Day.
August 30 2023
How To Save Your Lawn During Water Restrictions and Drought
Our area has implemented Mandatory Water Restrictions leaving our yards looking dry and brown. Here are some tips for saving your yard.
Cypress Terrace / August 24 2023
Nimitz High School 2023 Varsity Football Schedule
Get ready for Texas football! Check out your Nimitz High School Varsity Football schedule here!
August 17 2023
Start Planning Your Neighborhood Events
It's time to start thinking about upcoming events in your neighborhood! Talk to your HOA or Management to become part of a committee or even to start an events committee! The only thing you'll regret is not doing it sooner!
August 09 2023
Tax Free Weekend Is THIS Weekend - August 11-13
Get ready for school with Tax Free Weekend where you can get all your necessities and pay NO TAXES!
July 27 2023
Brown Spots & The Signs of Summer Lawn Stress
Some simple detective work can uncover the culprits behind brown summer lawns. Learn what to look for when lawn brownouts occur and what to do to keep grass healthy.
July 17 2023
Help HCSO Solve Crime with Your Home Security Cameras
Register the location of your exterior surveillance cameras with the Harris County Sheriff's Office and help solve crime.
July 16 2023
Register Your Subdivision for National Night Out 2023
Register your neighborhood for this year's National Night Out in October!
Cypress Terrace / July 13 2023
Aldine ISD Job Fair - July 20th
Looking for a new career or a change of scenery? Join us on July 20th for an Auxiliary Job Fair for Aldine ISD!
July 11 2023
Heat Stroke or Heat Exhaustion?
Can you tell the differences between heat stroke and heat exhaustion? Harris County Public Health explains.
July 07 2023
Important Pool Safety from KidsHealth
Be sure to follow all safety rules while swimming at home or at your local pool. Here are some reminders...
June 29 2023
Tell Your Story and Inspire Your Neighbors
My Neighborhood News wants to share your stories of triumph, perseverance and lending a helping hand. Click to learn more.
June 27 2023
Harris County Fire Marshal's Safety Reminder for the 4th of July Fireworks Season
It's almost the 4th of July and celebrations will be happening all over Houston. Be sure to keep safety a priority while setting off fireworks. Click here for recommendations from the Harris County Fire Marshal. Looking for somewhere to watch fireworks? You can find that here too!
June 22 2023
ASPCA Hot Weather Safety Tips for Pets
We all love spending the long, sunny days of summer outdoors with our furry companions, but being overeager in hot weather can spell danger. To prevent your pet from overheating, take these simple precautions provided by ASPCA experts.
June 21 2023
A Breakdown of the 5 Types of HOA Meetings
Read on to learn about the five different types of meetings, what happens at them, who attends, why they're important, and more.
June 15 2023
June is National Homeownership Month
National Homeownership Month is in June. It celebrates the value that owning a home brings to families, communities, and neighborhoods across America. Read more...
June 09 2023
Keeping Your Backyard Pool Clean and Cool
Backyard pools make the hot summers a little more bearable. Click here for some tips on keeping your pool clean and cool as the days get hotter and hotter.
June 08 2023
Crest Management 3rd Annual Juice Box Challenge
Crest Management is excited to take part in the Annual Juice Box Challenge again this year! Help us support this great cause by donating today!
Cypress Terrace / June 01 2023
Aldine ISD Summer Meals for Children
The Aldine Child Nutrition Department is excited to host the Summer Meals Program to ensure that children and teens can continue to have access to nutritious meals even when school is out.
May 25 2023
School's Out... Tips for Keeping Kids Safe This Summer
Kids are out of school for summer! Be sure to go over safety rules for staying home alone, online safety and safety in the community.
May 25 2023
Protect Your Dog's Paws From Getting Burned
Many owners like taking their dogs on walks to enjoy the warm summer weather with them, but many of them forget about one important detail: hot pavement can and will burn a dog's paws. Here are some tips to keeping your dog's paws from getting burned.
Cypress Terrace / May 17 2023
Aldine ISD Graduation Ceremonies
Aldine ISD Graduations start on May 31st! Click here for a full list of dates and times.
May 13 2023
Spring Fire Department Blood Drive - May 20th
Receive a Free "Give it Forward" Tshirt when you donate blood this Saturday!
May 03 2023
National Hurricane Preparedness Week
Hurricanes are a very real possibility in our area. We want you to be ready and prepared for these events. Here are a few tips.
April 26 2023
Summer Camps & VBS in North Houston/Spring
Get ready for Summer! Find Summer Camps & Vacation Bible Schools close to you!
April 13 2023
Have You Been Testing Your Alarm System?
Make checking your home alarms to be sure they are working properly a priority. Click here for more.
April 04 2023
Does Your Front Door Need To Be Refinished?
Has your front door seen better days? If you are ready to take on a new project, refinishing your front door could be next on your list! Click here for step by step instructions for those Do-It-Yourselfers!
March 30 2023
The Importance of House Numbers During an Emergency
Will first responders be able to find your home during an emergency?
March 22 2023
Spring Cleaning 2023
To make your Spring Cleaning easier, we found a checklist that covers everything in the whole house!
March 16 2023
Make Sure Your Irrigation System Is Ready for Spring and Summer
Keeping your yard irrigated during warmer months is so important to the beauty and health of your lawn and flower beds. Be sure to maintain a healthy irrigation system!
March 15 2023
Parking on Neighborhood Streets
Parking on neighborhood streets is a concern for many residents. It can cause issues for emergency vehicles trying to get through, along with school buses, garbage trucks, utility vehicles, and more. Please be courteous and only park in the street when absolutely necessary.
March 08 2023
Cleaning Pollen From Outdoor Surfaces
Pollen is literally everywhere! Here are some tips to making your life a little easier while pollen is trying to make it harder.
February 21 2023
When Should You Replace Your Roof?
Though a good roof will last for decades, chances are you'll be tasked with planning a roof installation during your time as a homeowner. Picking the right time to install a roof is vital to having a successful and efficient construction process.
February 07 2023
Home Maintenance Tasks For Your February To Do List
Tired of winter and eager for spring? Tackle those forgotten chores while waiting for spring to officially begin!
February 06 2023
Crape Myrtle Pruning
Stop committing "Crepe Murder". Click here to learn how to prune your crepe myrtle properly.
February 02 2023
Perennial Freeze and Drought Resistant Plants with Seasonal Blooms for the Harris County Landscape
Which plants thrive in Gulf Coast winters surviving occasional freezing weather and also the hot summers with periodic dry spells while providing cheerful colorful seasonal blooms?
January 08 2023
January Gardening Calendar by Harris County Master Gardeners
Hear from a local gardening expert on what, how and when to plant this month.
January 05 2023
Removing Holiday Lights and Decorations
With the holiday season behind us, it's time to put our beautiful decorations away for safe keeping.
Cypress Terrace / December 29 2022
New Trash Service
Your trash service provider has changed! Get all the details here.
December 27 2022
Enjoying a Safe New Year's Eve
New Year's Eve is a time for celebrating the upcoming year. Start your New Year safely with these tips from the American Safety Council.
December 27 2022
Harris County Fire Marshal Fireworks Safety for 2023
Keep safety and courtesy in mind as you celebrate with fireworks this New Year's Eve! Click here for Rules and Safety regarding fireworks from the Harris County Fire Marshal.
December 22 2022
Merry Christmas from My Neighborhood News
Your My Neighborhood News team wishes you and your family a very Merry Christmas!
December 07 2022
Advertise With Us!
Learn more about how you can advertise your business on your neighborhood webpage. Affordable solutions, targeted audience!
November 30 2022
Missed Giving Tuesday? It's not too late!
Tuesday, November 29th was Giving Tuesday. Find out how you can still make a difference through the gift of giving today!
November 16 2022
Things To Do While The Kids Are Out of School for Break
Thanksgiving Break is a great time for fun, crafts and spending time with family! Click here to get ideas on what you can do to make the most of it!
November 09 2022
How to Show Gratitude to Your Neighbors
Click here to find suggestions to help you become the kind of neighbor everyone wants to have.
October 16 2022
Pumpkin Carving and Seed Recipes
Carving a pumpkin can be great family fun! Here are some tips to make it easier to carve and some yummy recipes for your leftover pumpkin seeds.
September 19 2022
Support Your Neighbors & Local Businesses
Many of your neighbors live and work in your community. Be sure to show them support! - Have a business and want to promote it? Click here to learn ways you can advertise right here on this site!
August 17 2022
Back to School Photo Contest
Share the joy and excitement of back-to-school with your neighbors! Submit your kiddos' back-to-school pics here.
Cypress Terrace / July 27 2022
Apply Online for Free/Reduced-Price Meals for Alief ISD Students
Get all the details here on applying for free or reduced-price meals for students in Alief ISD.
Cypress Terrace / July 25 2022
New Trash Service
Your neighborhood trash service will change effective August 2. Get the details here!
Cypress Terrace / April 22 2022
Swimming Season is Coming!
Swimming season is almost here! Get all the details about your neighborhood pool here.
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Health & Science
June 05 2023
Spring ISD Celebrates Hope, Determination of Class of 2023 in Graduation Ceremonies at Planet Ford Stadium
Thousands of Spring ISD parents and family members gathered at the district's Planet Ford Stadium June 1-3 to cheer on the more than 2,000 graduates of the district's six high schools.
June 05 2023
Two HCSO Deputies Honored by Justice Department in 6th Annual Attorney General's Award for Distinguished Service in Community Policing
19 law enforcement officers and deputies from 15 jurisdictions across the country were honored, including two Harris County Sheriff's Office deputies.
May 08 2023
Bayou City Art Festival Now Accepting Applications for Collegiate Art Collective forÂ Houston Area College Art Students
Houston area college visual art students are encouraged to apply to represent their school, and showcase and sell their art at Houston's signature art festival this fall.
Health & Science
May 04 2023
Harris County Public Health Offers Ways to Take Control of Your Asthma and Allergies During This Peak Season
May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month. Learn more about these conditions, triggers, and treatments, to help people with asthma and allergies better manage their symptoms.
April 18 2023
New Spring ISD Teachers College Academy Offers Students a Jumpstart for Future Educational Careers
More than three dozen Spring ISD students will graduate from high school with an Associate of Arts in Teaching at no cost to them and with guarantees employment with the district.
March 09 2023
With Rodeo Season in Full Swing, Trustee Newhouse Celebrates Ranching Recognition
Aside from their work with livestock and conservation, the Newhouses were recognized for their community advocacy in providing livestock animals to local 4-H and FFA students as well as funding for scholarships.Â
February 21 2023
Children at Risk Ranks Roberson MS as One of Top 15 Houston-Area Middle Schools
Roberson Middle School has been ranked on Children at Risk's annual list of best public schools in the Houston area, coming in at number 10 on the list of the 15 best middle schools in the region.
January 23 2023
Houston Zoo Announces Opening Date of GalÃ¡pagos Islands Exhibit, Exceeds Centennial Campaign Fundraising Goal
The first major exhibit of its kind in the world, the GalÃ¡pagos Islands exhibit will showcase California sea lions, GalÃ¡pagos tortoises and a colony of Humboldt penguins.
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