Business Spotlight: BLVD Dentistry

Photo by Christina Martinez
Justin Ramsey with BLVD Dentistry just opened up their fourth Houston location in the Oak Forest shopping center.

By Christina Martinez Christina@theleadernews.com A new dentist is moving into Oak Forest, Justin Ramsey and BLVD Dentistry have opened their new location in the Oak Forest shopping center. The new location will be the fourth BLVD location in Houston, along with Galleria, Rice Village and one in the Heights. Dr. Justin Ramsey is a native […]

Mom of two founds her own business, Momma Strong

Photo by Jaime Lagdameo
Courtney Wyckoff started Momma Strong after the
birth of her second daughter.

By Betsy Denson Betsy@theleadernews.com It is a dream of many to find a job that can they do in their pajamas, but for Courtney Wyckoff the lounge wear is just an added perk of starting an exercise revolution she is very passionate about. Wyckoff founded Momma Strong about two years ago when her second daughter […]

Oak Forest residents on lookout for car burglar

Say cheese - a surveillance camera over an Oak Forest resident's driveway caught an image of this man attempting to break into two vehicles parked in the home's driveway. Though unsuccessful, the man apparently went across the street to another home where he burglarized a vehicle before leaving the scene. (Source: Facebook)

By Jonathan Garris jgarris@theleadernews.com Oak Forest residents are reaching out to their fellow neighbors on social media, warning of a man spotted breaking into cars during the early hours of Sept. 4. According to a post made on the Oak Forest Homeowners Association page by Allison Lui, who stated she was posting on behalf of […]

Grace Bible Church aims to be more than a ‘good neighbor’

Senior Pastor and Elder West Brazelton gives a sermon during a Sunday service inside of Grace Bible Church’s new home on Hurst Street in the Greater Heights area. The two-story facility sits on about 9 acres of land next to the Timbergrove Manor community and offers space for small groups, a new sanctuary, a pavilion, a kitchen and various other amenities.

By Jonathan Garris jgarris@theleadernews.com The congregation of Grace Bible Church has come a long way since its humble beginnings in the living room of Senior Pastor and Elder West Brazelton’s home. The group recently celebrated its move into a brand new two-story facility on Hurst Street, and hosted its fourth week of services this past […]

Weekend construction closures for the weekend of Sept. 5-8

Below are details on US 290 construction closures for the weekend of September 5-8, 2014: Project K (IH 610/US 290) The contractor continues with bridge work in the middle of the IH 610/US 290 interchange and constructing improvements at T.C. Jester under IH 610 North Loop. -Total Closure – IH 610 North Loop westbound connector […]

Man found with gunshot wound on West T.C. Jester

The Houston Police Department is investigating the shooting of a man found at 2800 West T.C. Jester at about 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The victim, Christon Dan Leon Bozeman, 26, was taken to Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital in critical condition, according to a press release. According to a report by HPD Homicide Division Officers, Bozeman was […]