Get prepped before hurricane season

Stock up During the 2021 Emergency Preparation Supplies Sales-Tax Holiday

We could all use a disaster-preparedness kit.

02/23/2021 By Sydney Davis

Houston Helping Out

Want to Help? Here are Local Houston Charities You Can Donate to Right Now

In the aftermath of the record-breaking winter storm, many are looking for ways to help. Try these Bayou City nonprofits and charities.

02/19/2021 By Dianna Wray

Flood watch

Imelda Was Worse Than Imagined. Here's How You Can Help Others (and Yourself).

Rescues, tips, charities, and more.

09/19/2019 By Morgan Kinney

#HarveyHmag

How Bad Is Harvey? The Waffle Houses Are Closing

The breakfast chain takes its commitment to staying open so seriously that FEMA uses closures to determine how severe a disaster is.

08/28/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

This Dam Business

The Addicks and Barker Dams Won’t Fail, Right?

If Houston ever faces disaster on a large scale, ground zero for the city’s destruction could lie just west of the Beltway.

05/06/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen