Our weekly digest spotlights local news and EaDo-related events to keep you in the loop when it comes to the best neighborhood In the Loop. Catch it every week to stay informed.


In this week’s digest: Early voting has begun, you can get a free METRO ride to a voting center, and PR advice for small businesses.


Vote early and avoid long lines!

Wondering what the best way to vote in this year’s election is? Check out this Houston Public Media article, which is filled with important voting info and a map of polling places. During early voting, you can vote at any polling place—that includes one of 10 drive-through stations. The polls will typically be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. through 10/30.


Need a ride to vote?

METRO is offering voters FREE rides on 10/17, 10/24, 10/26 to 10/29, and the big day: 11/3. All you have to do is tell the driver or fare inspector that you’re heading to (or just finished) voting.


Getting press for your small business or side hustle  

Ahshia Berry, VP and Director of Communications-PR for Magpies & Peacocks, will speak at a FREE virtual event on Monday, 10/19 from General Assembly: “PR 101 for Startups and Small Businesses.” Register today to catch all the great PR tips and tricks.


Local Business Love

Alchemy Salon Houston

If you’re looking for a great cut in a COVID-conscious environment, you’ve just found the place. Your favorite stylists have been busy sanitizing stations and tools, keeping the salon safe, cozy, and clean for customers like you. Book a variety of different cuts and treatments online.



Treat your taste buds this weekend. Hurry in and try the Vegan Pistachio Baklava, which is only around for a limited time. Prefer savory over sweet? How about the Pretzel Croissant with Spicy Brown Mustard and Aged Swiss Cheese? Maybe just get both to be safe.


True Anomaly

The EaDo brewery has extended its taproom hours! Enjoy your favorite frosty beers—Go Flight NEIPA, Small Giant, Beryl, for longer. 


True Anomaly’s new taproom hours are: 

Mon to Wed: 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Thu and Fri: 2 p.m. to 12 a.m. 

Sat: 12 p.m. 12 a.m.

Sun: 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.