Justice for The Trayvon Martin Movement

For The Trayvon in Your Life

George Zimmerman 911 Call to Report Suspicious Activty by Trayvon Martin

NAACP Immediate Press Release ~

“Trayvon Martin Movement”

Sunday March 25, 2012
3:00 PM
at City Hall’s Reflection Pool,
901 Bagby Street,
in Downtown Houston.

Slain Florida teen’s family will testify before Congress
Cindy Georg, Houston Chronicle
By Cindy George

BOSTON – U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Houston, is among members of the Congressional Black Caucus joining a national outcry for an arrest in the Trayvon Martin case that includes a Sunday rally in Houston and hearing testimony from the teen’s parents in Washington, D.C., this week, the family’s lawyer said…..

Houston Groups Rally in Honor of Killed Florida Teen
Read more: http://www.myfoxhouston.com/dpp/news/local/120323-houston-groups-rally-in-honor-of-killed-florida-teen#ixzz1q8fwA8no

Read more: http://www.myfoxhouston.com/dpp/news/local/120323-houston-groups-rally-in-honor-of-killed-florida-teen#ixzz1q8gK0lK2

New prosecutor appointed in Martin case

Analyzing 911 calls in Fla. shooting death

New Black Panthers under fire for Trayvon shooter bounty

HOUSTON SUN NEWSPAPER CO-PUBLISHER LONAL ROBINSON DIES

HOUSTON SUN NEWSPAPER CO-PUBLISHER LONAL ROBINSON DIES

HOUSTON – LonalRobinson, 63, co-publisher of The Houston Sun Newspaper, passed away on March17 after a four-month hospital stay.  He is survived by his wife of 40 years,Dorris Ellis Robinson, his four children and five grandchildren.

Theentrepreneur and community volunteer, was well known for his work coaching andtraining youth in football, basketball and baseball.  Lonal, an athletic starborn in Lima, Ohio, organized sports leagues and teams for children in eachcommunity in which he lived including Champaign, IL, Madison, AK, and Houston.

Incollaboration with Houston ISD and the City of Houston, Lonal spearheaded the creation of amulti-use sports field for children in Third Ward and established the HoustonMetropolitan Youth Sports Association, which teaches boys and girls footballand baseball. His most recent civic activity was to support the Friends ofEmancipation Park efforts to renovate the 140-year-old historic landmark. MayorAnnise Parker recently announced an $18 million renovation and upgrade projectfor Emancipation Park.

In1983, Lonal and his wife, Dorris, established The Houston Sun newspaper; and in1990 he opened the first black-owned comedy club in the Southwest, the Comedy Place, whichfeatured acts including Chris Rock, Adele, DL Hughly, Adele, and Ricky Harris.

Here are final arrangements for the Homegoing Services for Mr.Lonal Robinson. Please use this information to assist you in guiding yourparticipation with the Robinson Family as we celebrate Mr. Robinson’s life.

Funeral Arrangements for LonalRobinson March 26, 1949 – March 17, 2012

FuneralizationSchedule: Lonal Robinson will Lie In State at Mabrie Memorial Mortuary Thursday, March 22, 2012 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Mabrie Memorial Mortuary 5000 Almeda Road Houston, Texas 77004 713.942.7673.

Wake and Expressions: Thursday, March 22, 2012 Viewing begins at 6 p.m.

Family will be there at 6:30 p.m. to receive condolences

Program begins at 7p.m. Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church 3826 Wheeler Avenue Houston, Texas 77004 713.748.5240

Funeral Services: Friday, March 23, 2012 1 p.m. Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church, Pastor Rev. Dr.Marcus D. Cosby and Pastor Emeritus William Lawson 3826 Wheeler Avenue Houston, Texas 77004 713.748.5240

Internment:

Monday, March 26, 2012 11:30 a.m. Houston National Cemetery 10401 Veterans Memorial Drive Houston, Texas  77038

Funeral Arrangements are being handled by Mabrie Memorial Mortuary,713.942.7673.

The family requests live plants or vases or donations be sent to MabrieMemorial Mortuary, 5000 Almeda Road, Houston, Texas 77004.

Donations can be made in memory of Lonal Robinson and given to: Houston SunEducation Foundation PO Box 8041 Houston, Texas 77288, or the “Friends of Emancipation Park”, 3018 Dowling Street Houston, Texas 77004

Accommodations Holiday Inn 8111 Kirby Drive, Houston, TX 77054 (713) 790-1900 or Reservation Line (888) 465-4329 Double or King Size Beds, $79/night + tax, free parking, please request roomwith complimentary refrigerator and microwave Ask for the Robinson Family Rate

Hobby Airport is the nearest airport to theservice locations.

In joy,

shuronda robinson
adisa communications 512.297.9392 m 512.472.6112 o srobinson@makingthingsclear.com

Mrs. Georgia Harris Jenkins

Mrs. Georgia Harris Jenkins

Another One of God’s Angels
and an
Icon in the Democratic Movement
has gone home

Service: Saturday, March 17, 2012

Visitation:  9:00 am – 11:00 am
Home Going Celebration: 11:00 am

Greater Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church
8901 Jensen (77093)

Please send flowers to:
McDuffie’s Mortuary
115 West Hamilton Street
Houston, Texas 77076
713-695-8400

Send cards/expressions to:
4328 Tampico c/o: Ms. Yuroba Harris
Houston, Texas 77016

Lawsuit: Mobile apps accessing users’ address books

Lawsuit: Mobile apps accessing users’ address books.

A class-action lawsuit filed this week in Austin alleges that makers of some of the world’s most popular mobile apps routinely steal address book data such as names, phone numbers, email addresses, job titles and even birthdays from millions of users without their knowledge or consent

4 risky places to swipe your debit card

Would you give a thief direct access to your checking account?

By Claes Bell • Bankrate.com

Debit cards are different
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Debit cards are differentWould you give a thief direct access to your checking account?No? Unfortunately, you may be doing just that by regularly using your debit  card. Debit cards may look identical to credit cards, but there’s one key  difference. With credit cards, users who spot fraudulent charges on their bill  can simply decline the charges and not pay the bill. On the other hand, debit  cards draw money directly from your checking account, rather than from an  intermediary such as a credit card company.

City of Houston

Chapter 42 Ordinance Proposed Changes and Amendments

Presentation to the Community

 

2012 CIP Public Meetings Schedule 

The City of Houston will conduct combined public meetings on the City’s FY2012 Annual Operating Budget Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) and 2012 Annual Consolidated Plan … More …