AHCBED Weekly News Updates!

WELCOME! to our new members, presented during AHCBED’s July Monthly  Networking   Congratulations! to AHCBED’s returning member Antioch MBC High-Speed Rail Project Connecting North Texas and Houston Marvalette Hunter of Texas Central Partners, LLC made a presentation during AHCBED‘s July networking luncheon regarding the High-Speed Rail Project connecting North Texas and Houston.  Ms. Hunter informed attendees…

Fallbrook Church presents Christmas in July Featuring Special Guest Mary Mary

By: Chelsea Davis-Bibb, M.Ed. Houston– The atmosphere at Fallbrook Baptist Church, where Michael Pender is Pastor, was very uplifting Wednesday night from the minute the show began. The show opened up with Fallbrook’s praise team, and the spirit quickly filled the place. People were up clapping, dancing, and just praising God’s name. Every year Fallbrook…

Before I lay it down: “The Great Disconnect: Black Democrats vs. Black Republicans”.

“Yea, it makes me wanna holler and throw up both my hands. Crime is increasing, trigger-happy policing, panic is spreading, God know where we’re heading; Oh make me wanna holler; they don’t understand” – Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)                                                                                     Marvin Gaye (1971)   When Marvin Gaye wrote this classic 45 years ago,…

Before I Lay It Down: “Rudy Giuliani: The 21st Century Version of “Festus Haggen”.

Many of us “Baby Boomers”, (people born between the years 1946 and 1964), grew up watching “Westerns” on television.  Some of you younger folk would probably refer to them as “Cowboys and Indians”.  Back in the 60s, Westerns were some of the most popular shows in prime time.  My favorites were: “The Cisco Kid”, “Cheyenne”,…

Grand Opening of First “Bike Thru” Restaurant in Houston, TX

Raspado Xperts opens Houston’s first bike thru restaurant, a smoothie and raspa shop along the White Oak bike trail at White Oak Bayou Village shopping center. Houston, TX, July 28, 2016 –(PR.com)– Attendees include: Mayor Sylvester Turner‘s office, councilwoman Brenda Stardig, H-GAC, Bike Houston, TxDOT, Houston Parks Board, Near Northwest Management District, Acres Homes Chamber…

Irvin Ashford, Jr. Named Comerica’s National Director of Financial Literacy

DALLAS/July 27, 2016 – Comerica Senior Vice President Irvin Ashford, Jr. has been named National Director of Financial Literacy. In addition to his new responsibilities, Ashford will continue his role in managing community development and external affairs for Texas, Arizona and Florida. Ashford will report to Wendy Bridges, Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications and Executive…