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Posted on: December 8, 2017

Silent Witness Program

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One of the most effective methods in solving crime is video surveillance, and we are discovering that more and more of our residents are utilizing video cameras on the exterior of their homes.  DPPD has initiated a volunteer program called "...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

From Pulchritude to Beach Revue: A Look at Galveston's Bathing Beauty Pageant

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Take a look back at the history, and people, who brought Galveston's Bathing Beauty contest to life. From notable contestants from its early days in the 1920s to firsthand accounts of people who grew up watching it on Seawall Boulevard, this presentation ...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Deer Park Public Library partners with Recorded Books to offer streaming movie & TV service

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Deer Park Public Library, in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD), is pleased to announce the availability of online streaming services Acorn TV, IndieFlix, Qello Concerts, the Great Courses Library Collection, and Pongalo...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

MobilePrint Service™ Now Available at the Library

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Did your printer break down just when you need to print those concert tickets? Did you ditch your printer?  Deer Park Public Library has you covered.  With our new MobilePrint Service™, you can use your personal computer or mob...

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Community Scan Day

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The Deer Park Public Library, in partnership with the Friends of the Deer Park Public Library and the City of Deer Park Historical Committee, will host a Community Scan Day on August 25. The public is invited to attend from 10AM-12PM in the DPPL meeting r...

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Posted on: July 23, 2018

Industrial Intelligence Series: Resumes & Job Search

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Over the past few months, Deer Park Public Library has hosted several programs on jobs in the craft careers, petrochemical jobs, and the construction boom as part of the Industrial Intelligence Series.  The Library is wrapping up the series with ...

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

RomanceBookCloud: Romance Novels Online, Anytime

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Are you a ravenous romance reader? Deer Park Public Library is offering a summer trial of the streaming book product RomanceBookCloud. There is unlimited, anytime access to nearly 2,000 online books with a continually growing collection.

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Posted on: March 20, 2018

America's News

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Find information on national issues and events, business, education, political issues and more including newspapers, videos and web-only content featuring the Deer Park Broadcaster, Houston Chronicle, USA Today and more. Mobile friendly searching...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Check out RBdigital Magazines

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RBdigital, formerly Zinio, features full-color, digital magazines for instant desktop reading, mobile streaming, and mobile-app download. With this service, patrons can add new and back issues to personal reading libraries with no holds, no checkout perio...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Busiest Month Ever!

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The Port of Galveston Cruise Terminal broke all of its previous records for the month of December 2017, embarking 113,488 cruise passengers. The port originally began cruises in September 2000 after a $10.6 million renovation of the Mallory Building on Pi...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Delivery to your Door

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Several Deer Park restaurants have joined WAITR – a phone app that allows you to order food, pay, and arrange for delivery or take-out; all from your phone. You can conveniently find menus and see high-resolution images of the food, customize an order, pa...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

New Buildings on Underwood Road

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E&S Construction is underway with constructing four new buildings on Underwood Road (near Spencer Highway). The occupants remain to be seen, as these buildings are being constructed “spec” which is short for “speculation”; meaning there is no guarante...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Starting or Growing a Small Business?

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The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for San Jacinto College is located right here in Deer Park at 203 Ivy Ave (in the Economic Alliance building). SBDC provides advice, counseling and mentoring for anyone looking to start or grow a small business...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Sub-Zero Nitrogen Ice Cream

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Sub-Zero Nitrogen Ice Cream is now open at 9315 Spencer Hwy. (next door to MOD Pizza and YoYo’s Chinese restaurant). Drawn to the idea of “customizable food”, Jerry and Naomi Hancock wanted to apply this to desserts.  With a background in chemist...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Otsuka Ramen & Bar; Now Open in Deer Park

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Authentic, Japanese ramen has now arrived in Deer Park at Otsuka Ramen & Bar, located at 8035 Spencer Highway (next door to 1000 Degrees Pizza and Chipotle).  The owner is Andy Chen, who also owns Spicy Chen Chinese restaurant on Spencer near...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Happy 5th Anniversary to Brisket House in Deer Park

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Brisket House is celebrating their fifth anniversary in Deer Park at 3217 Center St. They are regularly recognized as one of the best barbeque restaurants in Houston by The Houston Press and the Houston Chronicle, and their highly acclaimed pitmaster, Way...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Credeur's Cajun Cookin' is now in Deer Park

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Credeur’s Cajun Cookin’ recently relocated from their Pasadena location to 6915 Spencer Highway, near the corner of Spencer and Glenwood Drive. Owner Barry Credeur is originally from Lake Charles, LA.  He and his wife, Tracy, started the restaura...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Planet Fitness is now open!

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Planet Fitness is now open at 3601 Center Street in the Deer Park Marketplace shopping center at the corner of Center St. and Pasadena Blvd.  Planet Fitness prides itself as being a “judgement free zone”, so even if your legs ...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Chipotle Mexican Grill is now open!

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Deer Park is now home to Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurant, which recently opened at 8035 Spencer Highway (next door to 1000 Degrees Pizza and close to Starbuck’s). When Chipotle opened its first restaurant over 20 years ago in 1993, the idea was...

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Posted on: August 10, 2018

August 2018 “Deer in the Spotlight” – Back to School edition!

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The City of Deer Park is proud to present a monthly digital
newsletter entitled "Deer in the Spotlight."

The publication, which includes event information, upcomingCity Council meeting dates, board/commission information, holidays/closures,
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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Join us for the September 2018 "Fall, Felines, and FUN!" Cat Show

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The Gulf Coast Feline Foundation and the City of Deer Park
will host the “Fall, Felines, and Fun” Cat Show on September 15-16, 2018 at theJimmy Burke Activity Center in Deer Park, Texas.  

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

FIRE IT UP!

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Join us September 14th from 6-7:30pm in the Cattle drive BBQ parking lot. We will have some fire safety demonstrations, safety talks as well as handouts and multiple opportunities to see our trucks and the equipment in them.Can we interest you in a game o...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

VISIT DEER PARK

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Situated along Highway 225E and resting between Pasadena and La Porte, our community contributes greatly to the success of the Houston area. We invite you to visit Deer Park, the 'Birthplace of Texas.'

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

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Visit Wally Wise Guy and learn more about Shelter In Place......

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Flood Safety Tips

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Flooding can occur anywhere. It's important to take precautions before, during and after flooding takes place.

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Fats, Oils and Grease (FOG)

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Disposal of F.O.G. down your household fixtures can create sink, toilet and sewer overflows.

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Posted on: December 13, 2017

What do I need to know about building in Deer Park?

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Do you need a permit? What is the building code? Can I do the work myself? Find out these answers and more..

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Posted on: December 13, 2017

Report a Street Light Outage

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Have you noticed a street light out? Follow this link to report the outage to CenterPoint. You can find the light by map or type in the 6 digit number on the light pole.

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