AN ESSENTIAL NOTE • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •
It’s about time. At
— with their incomes
and home values
among the highest in
Texas and the nation
— deserve new retail/
take a look at the surge in new projects in our area this month.
In that same vein, we look at the comings-and-goings at some of
this area’s most notable restaurants and restaurateurs. Dining
proven restaurateurs are digging deeper roots.
After a brutal primary and what seems like interminable cam-
Senate and Texas 7th Congressional District races are drawing
national attention, but this is a big ballot, and the outcome will
power in Harris County and Austin. Your vote is critical, and
we’re outlining the early voting and Election Day options for you
issue of sidewalks has once again divided the City Council and
funds are spent.
baseball town, it’s also turning out stellar football players with
football season but a time when a talented group of athletes hits
bunch of outdoor activities that take advantage of traditions and
the usually tolerable weather.
So get out — enjoy your own yard and community.
And be sure to vote.
George Boehme, publisher of Essentials, has called West
University home for more than 25 years. Editor Charlotte
Aguilar has been a Bellaire resident for 31 years.