Dear Editor: Scott McClellan, would provide, clear, detailed answers to your questions regarding HEB’s promised experimental multi floor, super store on Shepherd. However, he’s currently distracted by his Pants Fire. They were never going to build anything but a “Pantry” style store on the property (if that). It was all about the “Wet/Dry” vote. Here’s the chance to … [Read more...] about Reader: HEB Shepherd location a superstore or pantry?
Dear Editor: What is concerning is the rate at which new restaurants and bars spring up, only to quickly disappear, leaving their discarded husks (for example Bernadine’s and Hunky Dory). The streets are not able to handle the added traffic and there is little room for on street parking. The businesses move into the neighborhood that already has laws in place, and then hires … [Read more...] about Reader: Lifting another ban sure seems rushed
Dear Editor: Thanks for your suggestions to TV stations! Just wanted say that we have reporters who cover Harris County Commissioners Court and Houston city council every week. If we cover crime, we try to give our viewers something that they might find useful, like how common the crime is, and what you can do to prevent it. Keep passing on those suggestions to us! AND if you … [Read more...] about Reader: News you can lose
Dear Editor: Loved your article. I would like to make two points: 1. When a government condemns property through eminent domain to make a museum for public use without compensating the owner for the diminution in value, it is unconstitutional. It is an amazement to me why no one has litigated this point. If I had property in the Heights, I would do it. 2. I would like for … [Read more...] about Reader: Heights homeowners in for a shock
Dear Editor: Very good article. Restaurants will surely fail without simple accounting controls. Leasehold Improvements and Restaurant Equipment should be depreciated 7 or 15 years at the very start. Great simple Payroll software starts at $45. LLC’s or corporations are very cheap to set up. And yes, Texas Franchise Tax takes about 10 minutes before May 15th to avoid a $50 … [Read more...] about Reader: There’s some bad with the area’s delectable good