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Father Stabbed And Killed In Pasadena In Apparent Random Attack

PASADENA, Texas (KTRK) -- The man accused of fatally stabbing a father of three in an apparent random attack is due in court Wednesday morning.

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Pasadena ISD Expands Early College Plan

This fall, all Pasadena Independent School District high schools are offering opportunities for students to get a head start on college.

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Here Are Some Volunteer Opportunities In The Pasadena Area

If you are looking for ways to keep you or your kids busy this summer, nonprofit organizations in Pasadena and neighboring communities are at the ready with suggestions.

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Pasadena Grocery Store Goes Up In Flames

Shoppers had to evacuate a Pasadena grocery store late Friday after a fire broke out in the bakery area.

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Pasadena City Council Members Question Personnel Moves

Several Pasadena City Council members have questioned decisions to fire one city employee while allowing Gerard "Jordy" Tollett, the embattled director of the Pasadena Convention Center, to retire despite multiple DWI convictions in recent years.

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Curator's Determination Helped Preserve Pasadena History

Edna Pierce wasn't one to be sidelined from what she was determined to do, even through three bouts of cancer.

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Mom Charged After Allegedly Letting 11-year-old Girl Drive

PASADENA, Texas (KTRK) -- A mother is charged with two counts of child endangerment for allegedly allowing her 11-year-old daughter to drive her younger brother home.

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Pasadena Bar/Restaurant Among Those That Are Dog-friendly

For many dog lovers, the restaurant experience is much more fun when they can share it with their canine friends.

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2 Men Charged With Human Smuggling In Katy

KATY, Texas (KTRK) -- Two men charged with smuggling six illegal immigrants appeared in court for the first time, two days after they were arrested.

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Vote This Week Could Lower Speed Limit By 5 Mph Along Galveston Seawall

GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A vote set for later this week could lower the speed limit along a longer portion of Galveston's Seawall Boulevard than previously proposed.

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Woman On Trial For Wreck That Killed Pearland Officer

PEARLAND, Texas (KTRK) -- Opening statements were heard today in the trial of Amber Willemsem, the woman accused of driving drunk, killing a Pearland police officer in June 2016.

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Ike-damaged Lone Star Flight Museum In Galveston Moving

GALVESTON, Texas -- The Lone Star Flight Museum in Galveston will closed this month to move to a bigger location in Houston and farther from Gulf of Mexico hurricanes.

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La Porte Volunteer Firefighter Suspended After Truck Crash Into Home

LA PORTE, Texas (KTRK) -- A volunteer firefighter has been suspended from La Porte Fire Department after his pickup slammed into a child's bedroom Tuesday night. He is accused of intoxicated driving in the case.

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Father Dies Trying To Save Son In Water Near San Luis Pass

GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A Houston father drowned Tuesday night while trying to reach his young son who got swept in the water at the San Luis Pass.

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La Porte Police Department Ask For Public's Help In Locating Runaway Houston-area Teen

The La Porte Police Department is searching for a 16-year-old girl believed to have runaway to the Austin area.

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