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BUSINESS BEAT: March 2017

Written by Debbie Westbeld. Posted in Community

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Business Beat is a monthly column recognizing Deer Park’s newest businesses and giving you other interesting business news from around town. Debbie Westbeld is the Economic Development Administrator for the City of Deer Park, and can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 281-478-2042. Visit www.deerparktx.gov/ed for more business information.

PHOTO GALLERY: 2017 Shell Texas Independence Bicycle Tour

Written by Deer Park Photos. Posted in Community

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The Deer Park Rotary Club welcomed approximately 800 riders to the 8th annual Shell Texas Independence Bicycle Tour on Saturday.

Riders ventured through Deer Park, La Porte, Clear Lake and the historic San Jacinto Battleground, all in support of the Rotary Club's efforts to eradicate polio, provide clean drinking water, scholarships and goodwill locally and around the world.

Click on the image to see a great photo gallery of the 2017 ride courtesy of Deer Park Photos!

Shell DP announces scholarship for 2017-18 academic year

Written by InsideDP.com Staff. Posted in Community

SHell scholarship

Shell Deer Park is offering two industry associates degree scholarships for the 2017/2018 academic year.

Students who are residents of Deer Park, La Porte or Pasadena and are seeking to study Process Technology, Instrumentation, or an Industrial Maintenance Craft Major including Millwright/Machine Technology, Welding, Electrical, or Pipefitting will be considered.

The application closes March 31, 2017. Visit www.shell.us/deerpark for more information.

Shell Deer Park seeking young leaders

Written by InsideDP.com Staff. Posted in Community

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Shell Deer Park is looking to sponsor four students from its local community to the 2017 Louisiana Youth Seminar taking place July 16-21, 2017 at LSU’s campus in Baton Rouge.

Local (Deer Park, Pasadena or La Porte) students entering their sophomore, junior or senior year and are interested in developing their leadership skills will be considered. The sponsorship application closes February 26.

Details for the 2017 Shell Deer Park sponsored LYS spots are now posted to www.shell.us/deerpark.

College Park earns H-GAC recognition for innovation

Written by Bobby Vasquez. Posted in Community

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A Deer Park parkland has was recognized for its innovative design. College Park, located on College Park Drive earned special recognition for projects under $500,000 from the Houston-Galveston Area Council. The award commended the integration of an remote controlled rock crawler course in the existing park.

APP opens The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

Written by InsideDP.com Staff. Posted in Community

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Marvin Zindler, Burt Reynolds, Dolly Parton and ZZ Top have all told the story about the town of La Grange and the infamous Chicken Ranch. This month, the Art Park Players will take their turn as the troupe presents The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas. The curtain rises Feb. 10.