When All Hope was Seemingly Lost...Gloria Sanderson of Pioneer Bank Showed Up for Arthur J. Smith Sr. and His Family with a $15,000.00 dollar Check

Arthur Smith Sr., his wife Darlene Koffey Smith, son Arthur Smith III, also known as “Yung Giant”, Gloria Sanderson, SVP, CRA/Fair Lending Officer for Pioneer Bank are the featured individuals on the cover of “VERSION 1” of Houston Business Connections Magazine’s “2017 Year-End Review” edition. Houston Texans football player J.J. Watt is also featured on the cover of this version. Inside this edition, J.J. Watt shares how he plans to distribute the millions of dollars the J.J. Watt Foundation received in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Beyoncé, Mattress Mack, Jim Crane, State Senator Borris L. Miles, State Rep. Shawn Thierry, Dr. Letitia Plummer, Judge Loyd Wright, Judge Christine Riddle Butts, Judge John Schmude, Judge Renee Magee, Attorney Sandra Peake, and Attorney Melanie Wilcox Flowers are just a few of the other distinguished individuals featured inside this edition. Houston Business Connections Magazine© is published by Aubrey R. Taylor Communications. All Rights Reserved. Cover photo by: Kennedy Hall, Phillis Wheatley High School Journalism Department/Photographer

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR JANUARY 19TH, 2018


Gladys Knight is coming to Houston on Friday, January 19, 2018, for the Diamond Dreams Gala at Minute Maid Park

Held on the field at Minute Maid Park, the Diamond Dreams Gala features seven-time Grammy winner, Ms. Gladys Knight -The Empress of Soul, as well as Astros players and legends. The event benefits the Astros Foundation and New Hope Housing, an organization combatting homelessness by providing housing and support services for those in need. In case you don’t know, The Astros Foundation supports local 501(c)3 nonprofits and their causes through fundraising events. They support organizations whose efforts benefit Youth Baseball/Softball, Education/Literacy, Childhood Cancer, Military and Quality of Life.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

ANNOUNCEMENT: Code Enforcement to Conduct Sweeps in Missouri City from June 1 to June 30, 2013

NOTICE: Homeowners will be cited directly to court for violating the following codes: 1). High grass or weeds 2). Junk cars or vehicles, including those with expired license plates or inspection stickers 3). Dirty Pools and 4). Parking on grass. The code enforcement sweeps will take place from June 1 to June 30, 2013 in the Fondren Park area of Missouri City, Texas. The goal of the sweeps is to educate residents about the City’s housing standards, emphasizing the importance enforcement has in helping to maintain quality neighborhoods. Citations and warnings will be issued.


Code Enforcement to Conduct Sweeps in Missouri City from June 1 to June 30, 2013 

As part of the City’s goal to protect property values and help keep our community one of America’s best, Code sweeps will continue this year throughout all neighborhoods.

From June 1 to June 30, Code Enforcement inspectors will regularly visit Fondren Park to observe if any infractions exist.

The goal of the sweeps is to educate residents about the City’s housing standards, emphasizing the importance enforcement has in helping to maintain quality neighborhoods. Citations and warnings will be issued.

Homeowners will be cited directly to court for violating the following codes:

          · High grass or weeds
          · Junk cars or vehicles, including those with expired license 
               plates or inspection stickers
          · Dirty pools
          · Parking on the grass 

For a second violation, the following will be cited directly to court:

          · Trash cans, yard waste or any type of garbage left out in 
               public view, except during allowed times.

Notice will be provided to the subdivision’s homeowner association in advance of the sweeps.

To report a code violation, call the Code Enforcement Hotline at 281-403-8560. For questions about the code sweeps, call 281-403-8600.