Racing commissioners challenge Arlington Park’s request to run off-track betting parlors after it closed its track
Arlington owner Churchill Downs Inc. shut the track down permanently in September and has a preliminary agreement to sell the site for $197 million to the Chicago Bears.chicagotribune.com
Prince Andrew Flees to Mummy’s Scottish Castle (Again) to Dodge Being Served by Epstein Accuser
Steve ParsonsPrince Andrew, who was once used to jetting off to America, the Caribbean, or Europe on lavish vacations, has seriously circumscribed vacay options these days.Now, in an itinerary of dreary summer travels that would have appalled the “Air Miles Andy” of old, Andrew has fled to the safety of his mother’s Balmoral estate in Scotland for the second time in a month.Prince Andrew’s Gilded Cage Closes in as Department of Justice Reiterates Desire to Speak to Disgraced RoyalAndrew is belienews.yahoo.com
Balmoral ranked Houston area’s top-selling master-planned community for first half of 2021
Balmoral, a 750-acre master-planned community in Humble, was ranked the Houston area’s top-selling master-planned community and the Lone Star State’s second top-selling master-planned community for the first half of 2021.
'Jaws' in Humble: Dare to watch the summer blockbuster on the water with this special event
Universal Pictures/BalmoralHOUSTON - Fans of the summer blockbuster Jaws can watch the chilling film while chilling out at Balmoral Crystal Clear Lagoon & Beach Club this August in Humble. For $45 per person, visitors can get access to swim in the lagoon and a ticket to see the movie on Saturday, Aug. 31. All children 12 and under are required to wear a life jacket while in the water. Food will be available for purchase from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. from food trucks parked at the venue. Watch the film that made everyone afraid to go in the water while youre in the water, a news release about the event reads.
Residential growth booms in master-planned communities in West Lake Houston Parkway area
Several developers of master-planned communities are targeting the West Lake Houston Parkway corridorwhich travels from Kingwood through Atascocita down to Beltway 8. In fact, three Lake Houston-area communities ranked among the 30 communities with the most new homes under construction in that time period. Mark Mitchell, the president of the Lake Houston Economic Development Partnership, said he believes the Lake Houston area has become attractive to single-family home developers in recent years. RELATED Ask the editor: How has renter occupancy changed in the Lake Houston area? Upon build-out, which is estimated to be in the next five years, the Balmoral community will feature approximately 2,200 single-family homes.communityimpact.com