Matt Stephens http://impactnews.com/topics/matt_stephens/index.rss en-us © 2005 - 2014 JG Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:00:00 GMT The future of health care Nearly 200,000 Houstonians signed up for health insurance through the federal Health Insurance Marketplace by April 2014 following the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

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Employers prep for ACA mandate Nearly 200,000 Houstonians signed up for health insurance through the federal Health Insurance Marketplace by April 2014 following the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

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Newly passed Lone Star College bond referendum to pay for new facilities Nearly 18 months after voters denied the system’s last bond referendum, voters in Harris and Montgomery counties approved the Lone Star College System’s $485 million bond authorization Nov. 4.

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New sewer system transitions Old Town Spring into the 21st century Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner Jack Cagle first learned about the outdated aerated septic system in Old Town Spring two years ago while eating a Reuben sandwich at Ellen’s Cafe.

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From the Editor Few things have a greater affect on society than the quality of its health care.

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Employers prep for ACA mandate Nearly 200,000 Houstonians signed up for health insurance through the federal Health Insurance Marketplace by April 2014 following the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

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Transportation Updates http://impactnews.com/houston-metro/spring--klein/transportation-updates_7/ http://impactnews.com/houston-metro/spring--klein/transportation-updates_7/ Wed, 12 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Drew’s Pastry Place When Drew Rogers went back to school 11 years ago to follow his culinary dream, the Italian pastry chef never envisioned making cupcakes.

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Main Street America Although the park has been open more than a year, a multitude of motorists pass by MainStreet America every day and likely wonder what could be housed inside the 45,000-square-foot mansion and the dozen custom homes along I-45.

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Spring, Klein ISDs reduce 2014 tax rates With both districts seeing a rise in their property tax bases in the last few years, Spring and Klein ISDs each approved a reduction in their property tax rates in October.

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Klein ISD steering committee cuts 2015 bond options to $498.1 million The Klein ISD 2015 bond steering committee and consulting firm DeJong Richter narrowed the list of possible bond recommendations to less than $500 million from an initial list of more than $725 million in possible bond projects.

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Employers prep for ACA mandate Nearly 200,000 Houstonians signed up for health insurance through the federal Health Insurance Marketplace by April 2014 following the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

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Employers prep for ACA mandate Nearly 200,000 Houstonians signed up for health insurance through the federal Health Insurance Marketplace by April 2014 following the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

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Voters projected to approve $485 million Lone Star College bond referendum Nearly 18 months after voters denied the system's last bond referendum, it appears voters in Harris and Montgomery counties have approved the Lone Star College System's $485 million bond authorization Nov. 4.

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Klein ISD steering committee narrows 2015 bond recommendations to $498.1 million The Klein ISD 2015 bond steering committee and consulting firm DeJong Richter narrowed the list of possible bond recommendations to less than $500 million from an initial list of more than $725 million in possible bond projects

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Poe takes commanding lead in race for U.S. Representative District 2 With more than 88 percent of the precincts reported, Rep. Ted Poe, R-Houston has a commanding lead in his bid for reelection for U.S. Representative District 2, garnering nearly 70 percent of the votes in Harris County.

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Klein ISD hosts community dialogue Oct. 20 for 2015 bond planning With only two months left until the steering committee finalizes the list of recommendations for the 2015 bond package, Klein ISD will host a community dialogue Oct. 20 to receive feedback from the public on work done on the bond options.

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LSCS calls for $485 million bond Citing a growing need for skilled workers in the region, the Lone Star College System is seeking voter approval Nov. 4 for a $485 million bond package just 18 months after voters denied a $500 million bond referendum in May 2013.

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New sewer system transitions Old Town Spring to 21st century Commissioner Jack Cagle first learned about the outdated aerated septic system in Old Town Spring about two years ago while enjoying a Reuben sandwich at Ellen’s Café.

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LSCS calls for $485 million bond Emphasizing a growing need for skilled workers in the region, the Lone Star College System is seeking voter approval Nov. 4 for a $485 million bond package just 18 months after voters denied a $500 million bond referendum in May 2013.

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