LSC-Kingwood president appointed to EMCID board Dr. Katherine Persson, Lone Star College-Kingwood president, was appointed to the East Montgomery County Improvement District board of directors in a 4-2 confirmation vote June 28. Persson is filling the seat vacated by former director Marlene Idoux, who resigned last year. Deadline Approaching for 2012 Delinquent Taxes in Harris County Delinquent 2012 property tax accounts not enrolled in an installment payment plan will be turned over to attorneys for further collection efforts beginning 11:59 p.m. on July 1, and will also be subject to an additional 20 percent attorney's fees. Accounts turned over for collections may end up in foreclosure and result in the delinquent property being sold at public auction. Delinquent tax bill payments and payment on installment agreements may also be made at any of the 16 Harris County Tax Office branches. For more information, visit hctax.net. Salute to Healthcare The Salute To Health Care Luncheon, which is presented by Kingwood Medical Center, will be held to honor the health care community and recognize the great impact the industry has in the Lake Houston Area. It will take place on July 16 from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. For more information, call 281-446-2128. City of Houston Increases Renewable Energy Purchase The City of Houston has signed an agreement with Reliant Energy, an NRG Energy company, to purchase more than 140 MW of renewable power for the next two years. From July 1 through June 30, 2015, the city’s purchase of green power will account for half of its annual electricity demand. Northpark Drive Construction Advisory The City of Houston's Public Works and Engineering Department began construction of a dedicated left turn lane at the intersection of Northpark Drive at Woodridge Parkway/Hidden Pines July 1. Construction will take place Monday through Saturday 9 a.m - 5 p.m. and is expected to be completed by July 25. During this time, east bound traffic will be down to one lane from the 1900 to the 2200 block of Northpark Drive. For more information, contact 832 393-3008HYPERLINK "tel:(832) 393-3008" 832 393-3008 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Walden on Lake Houston presents To Have & To Hold: A Bridal Fashion Show On Aug. 8, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Walden will host their third annual fashion show to provide local brides with a “one stop wedding shop” opportunity. This event is free. For more information call 832-445-2104 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. LSC-Atascocita begin registration The Lone Star College-Atascocita Center is offering a variety of classes and programs this fall. Courses, starting Aug. 26, are designed to fit a broad range of academic goals toward certificates, associate痴 degrees or university transfer. Registration is now underway and will continue until the first day of class. For more information visit lonestar.edu/lsc-atascocita-class-schedule.htm. United Club lounge voted North America Houston Texas International Airport's United Club lounge has been voted the best airport lounge in North America in this year's Priority Pass Lounge of the Year awards. Now in their ninth year, the Priority Pass Lounge of the Year awards recognize excellence within Priority Pass' network of over 600 partner operated lounges worldwide. Photo: Pro Alex Armos, Kingwood resident Donna Baxter and Pro Wendell Hicks from Lake Houston Fred Astaire Dance Studio bow after their peformance in annual Rhythm of the Night regional dance showcase in June.

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