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In this week’s digest: The Dash make it to the finals, we take a tour of a townhome in the luxurious District East, and dish out information on the 10th Annual Mayor’s Back to School Fest.
Houston, We Have a Championship Game
The Houston Dash beat out the Portland Thorns in the semi-finals this past Wednesday, securing their ticket to the National Women’s Soccer League Challenge Cup Finals—a first for the franchise. Forward, Rachel Daly scored the winning goal in the 68th minute with a diving header, bringing the score 1-0.
You can support the Dash as they go for the championship by watching this Sunday, July 26 at 11:30 a.m. on CBS. Dash On!
Tour of Townhomes on Ennis Street
Have you been wanting to glance inside the luxury townhomes located on 1108 Ennis Street? Here’s your chance. KHOU gets a tour from Tommy Walker of City Brix Group by Compass Realty of these stylish homes in a gated community called District East.
10th Annual Mayor’s Back to School Fest
The beginning of a new school year is just around the corner which means so is the Annual Mayor’s Back to School Fest. The fest is meant to help support Houston elementary students with school supplies for the new school year. You can register for supplies online or you can volunteer for the event here.
The fest takes place August 7-8 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., both days or while supplies last at NRG, Yellow Parking Lot (8797 S. Main Street).
Local Business Updates
True Anomaly is ready for your online orders! Their pick up hours for Monday through Friday are between 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 8 p.m. They currently have a Tuesday special of $5 crowlers in store while they last. Walk-ins are welcome.
Satisfy your sweet tooth and pay a visit to Koffeteria. Open Wednesday through Sunday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Koffeteria’s indoor dining is closed but their backyard patio is open. For curbside and takeout you can view their tasty menu online and place your order.
Tout Suite continues to supply the EaDo area with all things sweet and savory. Tout Suite is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 12 a.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 a.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Don’t miss out on their Taco Tuesday special of 3 vegan tacos for only $6 with a purchase of any beverage of your choice.