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Avoid the crowds on election day cast your ballot early at one of the many early voting locations in Houston and Harris County. The Harris County Clerk estimates as many as 25 to 30 percent of registered voters will cast their vote early.

Looking for a challenging sport that is out of the ordinary?  Registration for the HAKLAX/Kingwood Youth Lacrosse program is available online at www.haklax.com. Open to boys and girls in grades 4 – 8 for games beginning in February 2009.

Money Week Houston is a public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances. This is achieved through the collaboration and coordinated efforts of organizations across Houston and surrounding areas including businesses, financial institutions, schools, libraries, community-based organizations, government agencies and the media. 

Kingwood Women's Club is happy to present their 3rd cookbook, Flavors from the Forest. This book contains 643 of our favorite recipes.  Many of these recipes have been Kingwood favorites for years!  Photos from our own Kingwood forests, taken by KWC members,  grace the cover and divide the chapters in the book. 

Have you had a life long struggle with being organized?  Need support from a community of people who are equally overwhelmed?  Don’t know where to start? Looking for accountability and resources to help you live the life that truly want? Need an affordable organizing solution?  It’s time to get started and declutter your life!

Join Susan Andersen, a real estate broker and finance educator, as she shares tips on how to manage and grow your money Thursday, July 24 at 7 p.m. Consumer debt is at an all-time high, so it’s important to take control of your finances and become debt-free. Discover the methods to begin managing your money and create a plan for future financial success.

The City of Houston has unveiled a new tool to help citizens Go Green! www.greenhoustontx.gov is a new Web site designed to help educate citizens. Learn what you can do to become green, learn what the City is doing to become green, and quickly locate all the City's green programs and services. 

Forest Cove resident Mike Wood recently published "101 ways to make money & score BIG on eBay!" Using the 'write what you know' philosoply, Mike drew on his background as a successful eBayer to write the book. Mr. Wood has eBay's highest feedback rating (100%) and has had sales of over $150,000.

In China's War on the American Economy, author George Koeninger explores how manufacturing suffers under America’s onerous regulatory climate.

All too often, manufacturing consultant and author Koeninger has seen hard-working employees lose their jobs to workers in another country. This loss of wealth and human potential is a disaster, Koeninger states. In his bold and important book, China's War on the American Economy, he outlines how manufacturing is one of the pillars of wealth in a country, and why without it, the financial foundations start to crumble.