Star of Hope Mission passing out coats, blankets to homeless community ahead of cold weather
At KPRC 2, we’re proud to showcase those making a difference in the Houston area. Each month in 2022, we’re partnering with Energy Transfer to showcase a different nonprofit organization offering Houstonians a helping hand. This month’s KPRC 2 Community spotlight is on the Star of Hope.
KPRC 2 investigates complaints against Texas’ Rent Relief program
Since February the state of Texas has paid landlords more than one billion dollars for tenants who can't afford to pay rent. KPRC 2 Investigates has received dozens of complaints from people all over the state who say they are waiting weeks and months for promised help. Here are 3 tips to increase your chances of getting help to pay your rent faster.
Congressional leaders urge FCC to perform equity audit
Congressional leaders and a media advocacy organization are urging the Federal Communications Commission to investigate how policy decisions have disparately harmed Black Americans and other communities of color, according to a letter sent Tuesday to the acting FCC chair.
‘A symbol of our city roaring back to life’: Buckingham Fountain switch-on marks the start of traditional Chicago summer
The Buckingham Fountain was officially switched on for the summer Saturday afternoon. It was the mark of Chicago returning to its traditions after a pause during the COVID-19 pandemic.chicagotribune.com