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  1. Photos: Dramatic rescues in and around Houston area during HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Chron

    ... Chronicle) Mikhail Bachynsky hugs "Lily" after they were rescued from their home Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Friendswood. Neighbors with boats are using their personal boats to rescue Friendswood residents near FM 2351 and FM 518. less Mikhail ...

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  2. Cajun Navy's on the way: South Louisiana springs into action to help Texas amid Harvey floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | The Advocate

    Neighbors use their personal boats to rescue Friendswood, Texas residents stranded by flooding Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017. ORG XMIT: TXHOU105 Neighbors use their personal boats to rescue Friendswood, Texas residents stranded by flooding Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017.

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  3. Epic flood in Houston after Hurricane Harvey being called a a devastating disasteraRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | MarketWatch

    ... is nwo Tropical Storm Harvey continues to pound the area: Ground zero for flooding in Houston: Clear Creek at Friendswood. Water 2 feet above any historical flood stage. pic.twitter.com/SZul7LcxNm In some images of the floodwaters appeared to be all ...

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  4. Harvey Fact Check: No, Houston isn't shutting off water service amid floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Chron

    Mikhail Bachynsky hugs "Lily" after they were rescued from their home Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Friendswood. Neighbors with boats are using their personal boats to rescue Friendswood residents near FM 2351 and FM 518.

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  5. Looking at the Lege After a Flaccid Special SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... more than a back door for a full future voucher program, Senate Education Committee Chair Larry Taylor, R-Friendswood, filed SB 2, which included a tax credit scholarship and educational expense assistance program (translation: vouchers) for ...

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  6. Top Houston restaurants tapped for Culinary Stars eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... , one of the restaurants participating in the Houston Chronicle's annual Culinary Stars event on Sept. 14. in Friendswood is participating in the Houston Chronicle's annual Culinary Stars event on Sept. 14. Shown: Butternut squash with tamales. in ...

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  7. Texas Senate moves forward on education funding planRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2017 | Fort Bend Star

    ... The chambers have just two more days to work out a compromise before the session ends Wednesday. Bill author and Friendswood Senator Larry Taylor said the two sides have reached an agreement on how to pay for the increase. The Legislature would ...

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  8. Texas woman wanted in Girl Scout cash and cookie caperRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... McDonald's eatery. In August, authorities issued a warrant for the woman ... more Nathan Phifer, 28, of Friendswood, was charged with misdemeanor theft at a H-E-B store, July 29, 2015. Police say he stuffed a package of sushi and three bottles of ...

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  9. Volleyball: Friendswood sweeps Cy FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    In the volleyball realm, it's never a bad sign that while searching for your identity, you still manage to win in straight sets. That was the comforting feeling Friendswood experienced Tuesday night in a 25-18, 25-13, 25-19 victory over Cypress Falls in a non-district match.

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  10. Vitality Bowls to open first Houston-area restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    Vitality Bowls, a California-based fast-casual restaurant specializing in acai bowls, is opening its first Houston area store in Friendswood on Aug. 16. Shown: Dragon Bowl. Vitality Bowls, a California-based fast-casual restaurant specializing in acai bowls, is opening its first Houston area store in Friendswood on Aug. 16. Shown: Dragon Bowl.

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  11. Special session coming down to school finance, property taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... with so little time left. Even after a meeting with Abbott on Monday evening, state Sen. Larry Taylor , the Friendswood Republican who chairs the Senate Education Committee, sought to keep expectations in check. "I wish I could tell you right now I ...

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  12. Texas House, Senate move toward school finance compromiseRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2017 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... immediately, arguing the issue has been studied to death. Senate Education Committee Chairman Larry Taylor, R-Friendswood, likened the House's plan to driving a broken down car into the ground. Gov. Greg Abbott initially only included establishing a ...

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  13. Texas House breaks school finance stalemate, tentatively approves studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    ... immediately, arguing the issue has been studied to death. Senate Education Committee Chairman Larry Taylor, R-Friendswood, likened the House's plan to driving a broken down car to the ground. Gov. Greg Abbott initially only included establishing a ...

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  14. Friendswood girl takes Summer Junior Open singles titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Friendswood's Erica Jessel won the girls 14-and-under singles title at the Bay Area Racquet Club Summer Junior Open tennis tournament in Clear Lake City. Jessel racked up five wins along the way, including a 6-0, 6-3 upset of Houston's No.

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  15. From left: Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, Gov. Greg Abbott and House Speaker Joe Straus.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    ... have fallen by the wayside. On Friday, the Senate Education Committee, chaired by state Sen. Larry Taylor , R-Friendswood, stripped $1.5 billion out of the lower chamber's primary piece of school finance legislation. Taylor hopes to bring this ...

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  16. Texas panel approves Senate version of school finance packageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | KXAN-TV Austin

    The Texas Senate's education committee voted to send its version of the state's public school finance reform legislation to the upper chamber. Committee Chairman Sen. Larry Taylor, R-Friendswood, admitted minutes into the public hearing that the version of House Bill 21 facing the Senate was much different than the bill that the House passed out.

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  17. Senate Sends Voter Fraud, Abortion Reporting Bills to GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Orange Leader

    ... finance reform plan as the Legislature enters the final few days of the special session. Senator Larry Taylor of Friendswood, who chairs the committee, substituted Senate language into HB 21 that would spend far less than the $1.8 billion in the ...

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  18. Zeke's suspension, Baylor sexual assaults, school finance: Your Friday evening news roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... employees who did not report cases they knew about or discouraged victims from moving forward with complaints. Friendswood GOP Sen. Larry Taylor said his move would set up hasty negotiations with the House as the special session nears an end. While ...

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  19. Senate barely budges on school finance, creating showdown with HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    The Senate's chief education policy writer on Friday offered a school finance proposal that hardly budged from his chamber's earlier version. Friendswood GOP Sen. Larry Taylor said his move would set up hasty negotiations with the House as the special session nears an end.

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  20. Brightwood College adds medical office specialist program inRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... support roles at doctor's offices and other health care settings, begins Aug. 14 at 3208 FM 528 in Friendswood. "We are pleased to add this new Medical Office Specialist program to our diploma and certificate offerings, with an active teaching style ...

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