A Short History of Binglewood Civic Club

By | 2017-12-29T12:01:45+00:00 December 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|

The Binglewood Subdivision is in the northern portion of Spring Branch and is comprised of six sections.  It started out as a rural community before the City of Houston expanded to the size it is today.  Sections I through V were built at approximately the same time that the Villages to the south were built, [...]

3 Ways to Ring in the Holidays in Spring Branch

By | 2017-12-07T09:09:14+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Dec 7th: Houston West Chamber of Commerce Holiday Social Kick off your holiday season with the Houston West Chamber of Commerce! Their annual holiday social with feature an ugly sweater contest, a scavenger hunt and a range of giveaways. With catering by Churrasco's, this event is sure to be a great way to get yourself [...]

Polish Heritage Month Comes to Spring Branch

By | 2017-10-18T13:05:21+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Spring Branch is uniquely situated as the heart of a robust Polish community, and October is Polish Heritage Month. As they say in Poland, “Zapraszamy!” or “you’re invited!” Join Houston's Polish community for a unique and authentic Polish experience for the whole family: The Polish Harvest Festival This festival or Dożynki is celebrating its ninth [...]

My Spring Branch: Alex Diaz, Top Tech Experts

By | 2017-03-06T12:50:59+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Business, My Spring Branch, Uncategorized|

Alex Diaz is the co-owner, with Chris Grollitsch, of Top Tech Experts, a computer sales and repair shop. When did you start the business? In 2008. We started as a home business, reselling old computers that we got from big corporations. Before I knew it, I had computers stacked up all over the living room. [...]

City of Houston Rolls Out Meaningful Change Campaign to Combat Homelessness, Panhandling

By | 2017-03-12T21:35:04+00:00 March 4th, 2017|Community, Public Safety, Uncategorized|

We are proud of Spring Branch Management District Executive Director David Hawes for his work on this important project with Mayor Sylvester Turner. Homelessness and panhandling are both chronic problems of any major city, but Houston has made incredible strides in ameliorating both. Below is the City's multi-part, holistic plan to address these problems further. You [...]

Remembering Major Dwight Burton

By | 2017-03-03T09:53:39+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Community, Public Safety, Uncategorized|

The Spring Branch Management District lost a beloved member of its team last week when Major Dwight Burton of S.E.A.L. Security Solutions died at the age of 52. Burton led the S.E.A.L. team, which has provided enhanced public safety services to the Spring Branch area for the past two years. A military veteran and a [...]

Call for artists: Participate in SBEF’s Running for the Arts 5K & ArtFest

By | 2017-03-12T21:36:14+00:00 February 27th, 2017|Community, Education, Uncategorized|

Artists and artisans of all ages and media are invited to be part of an art auction and display or sell their work as a vendor at Spring Branch Education Foundation’s Running for the Arts 5K & (inaugural) ArtFest on Saturday, May 6, at 901 Yorkchester. More than 2,000 runners and hundreds of families are [...]