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August 4, 2015

Residents Want More Details on Flood Control

A handful of Bellaire residents attended a public hearing Monday on an update of the city of Bellaire’s Comprehensive Plan, suggesting that any plans for the future should include more details about ways to alleviate flooding. The Bellaire City Council held the hearing and will consider adopting the revised Comprehensive Plan at a meeting in […]

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August 4, 2015

Bellaire Changes Trash Service Schedule

Bellaire residents will see some changes to the city’s schedule for picking up trash, recycling and yard waste starting in October, after action Monday by the Bellaire City Council. The changes are aimed at improving garbage and recycling services in the city, particularly at holiday times, when the current schedule has resulted in lengthy waits […]

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August 4, 2015

Council Approves Crosspoint Youth Center

By Anne Marie Kilday   Crosspoint Church’s plan to build a new Youth Center on Bellaire Blvd. was unanimously approved Monday by the Bellaire City Council. The church was seeking a specific use permit that would allow the two-story Youth Center to be built next to the church’s main campus, which is located on Bellaire […]

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August 4, 2015

BHS, Rice Grad Duffey is in The Show

While many baseball fans have their eyes on the Houston the Astros or West U’s Senior Division champs, Bellaire baseball fanatics will be watching the Minnesota Twins Wednesday night. That’s when right-handed pitcher Tyler Duffey, a 2009 Bellaire High School graduate, will make his debut in the Major Leagues in a game against the Toronto […]

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August 3, 2015

Bellaire Crime Report

Bellaire Police officers last week responded to an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon at O’Reilly’s Auto Parts, in the 5100 block of Spruce Street, after a suspect assaulted a clerk at the business on Monday, July 27. The clerk at the store believed that the suspect may have been involved in a “return scam” […]

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August 3, 2015

Dive-In Movie Features Indiana Jones

The annual Dive-In Movie Night benefitting Patrons for Bellaire Parks will feature the Academy-Award winning action film, “Raiders of the Lost Ark.” The fun begins at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 13 at the Bellaire Family Aquatics Center. The movie, starring Harrison Ford, will start at dusk. The 1981 film is the first in a […]

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July 31, 2015

David R. Montague Files for Council

David R. Montague, a retired engineer, filed as a candidate Friday for the Place 6 position on the Bellaire City Council. Montague, an 18-year resident of Bellaire, worked at Shell Oil for 41 years before he retired. Although he has not served on any city boards or commissions, Montague has attended and commented at Bellaire […]

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July 31, 2015

Racing Cyclists Chase Bellaire Woman

By Anne Marie Kilday A Bellaire woman was “terrorized” by two motorcyclists who had been racing on the IH 610 Loop at about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday night, until she called police on her cellphone and got help. Anna R. Irion, an attorney, had to be escorted to her home by a Bellaire police officer after […]

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July 30, 2015

Bellaire to Hold Hearing on Comprehensive Plan

By Anne Marie Kilday   The Bellaire City Council will hold a public hearing on an update to the city’s Comprehensive Plan, which includes a new Parks Master Plan, at 6 p.m. on Monday, August 3 The public hearing will be followed by a regular meeting of the council at 7 p.m The lengthy revision […]

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July 30, 2015

Evelyn’s Park Seeks Teen Volunteers

The Evelyn’s Park Conservancy is now accepting applications for the 2015-2016 Teen Ambassador program. All teenagers from 6th grade through 12th grade are eligible to apply. Applicants do not need to be Bellaire residents to participate in the program. Teen Ambassadors have many volunteer opportunities to earn community-service hours. As a Teen Ambassador, participants will […]

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