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Photos: Mattress Mack accepts Ice Bucket Challenge
Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale answered H-E-B Foods' Scott McClelland, KRBE radio station and his grandson James' ALS ice bucket challenge on Tuesday, August 19, 2014, and he encouraged all Houstonians to take the challenge.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Talented Houston chef Grant Gordon dies
Grant Gordon, one of the most promising young chefs to emerge in Houston in recent years, was found dead Tuesday in his home.
Warehouse fire in city of South Houston destroys businesses
WE BEGIN WITH VIDEO FROM SKY 2 WHERE A MASSIVE WAREHOUSE IS BURNING IN THE CITY OF SOUTH HOUSTON.
Photos: Firefighters battle warehouse fire in South Houston
Firefighters battled a large fire at a warehouse in the city of South Houston along Spencer Highway near North Perez Photos: Firefighters battle warehouse fire in South Houston Firefighters battled a large fire at a warehouse in the city of South Houston along Spencer Highway near North Perez Check out this story on KHOU.com: ... (more)
Firefighters battling large fire in City of South Houston
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas -- Firefighters responded to a large fire at a warehouse along Spencer Highway around lunchtime Tuesday.
A Fond Look Back as the UH Daily Cougar Goes Weekly and Digital
In the early '90s while I was attending the University of Houston, I practically lived in and around the communications department on the far east side of campus.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Photos: Downtown Houston gets a pop of color at the Color Run
Thousands of Houstonians showed up to Minute Maid Park for the Color Run: "The Happiest 5K on the planet" Saturday, August 23, 2014.
Texas gains recognition as the new music mecca: Emotional music...
Sometimes it takes an outsider to point out what's remarkable about something in one's own city before locals pay attention to it and give it the cred it rightfully deserves.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Houston's newest neighborhood park looks like a million dollars, but it was a long time coming
It's been a long time coming, but neighborhood persistence and the help of some Houstonians with deep pockets has resulted in the creation of the city's newest park.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
New director of Houston public works department named
Dale A. Rudick, a Professional Engineer licensed in Texas, was announced as the director for the Houston Department of Public Works and Engineering.
'Summer Riesling' Grease Parody Brings Down the House at Camerata
You had to be a wine nerd to get all the inside jokes but the video's general hilarity brought down the house last night at Camerata.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston, Texas, Aug. 19, 1965.
The Fab Four performed in the Sam Houston Coliseum on Aug. 19, 1965. Take a look at the night the Beatles came to the Bayou City.
Houston food trucks could finally be set free by new rules - for...
Food truck fans are well acquainted with the sometimes arcane regulations that govern the way mobile food units operate in the Houston.
Hipster Houston T-shirts pay homage to the Astrodome Bull, DJ Screw, Mattress Mack and more
This shirt featuring an image of the 610 Loop and two Astrodome-themed shirts are several of the most popular offerings from Houstorian's store.
Houston car collectors take over the 18th hole of Pebble Beach and wow a Cristal-chugging crowd
Jim and Evelyn Fasnacht toast their first place win in the Ruxton class at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Judge upholds jury ruling in Wilson residency case
A judge on Monday reluctantly upheld a jury ruling that Dave Wilson lived where he claimed when he ran for the Houston Community College seat he now holds.
Numbers of Texas Natives Shrinking as Population Booms
As the population of Texas has swelled since the mid 1970s, the number of native Texans has shrunk, according to a fascinating chart from the New York Times blog The Upshot.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
1 dead in wreck after purse snatching in S. Houston
One man was killed and two others were injured in car crash after an apparent robbery in south Houston on Saturday, authorities said.
Houstonians protest the death of Michael BrownHoustonians protest the ...
Houstonians protest the death of Michael Brown Demonstrators stood outside Houston Police Headquarters for two hours Saturday afternoon Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://www.khou.com/story/news/local/2014/08/16/houstonians-protest-the-death-of-michael-brown/14177607/ HOUSTON - Protesters stood outside Houston Police Headquarters for two ... (more)
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Condos planned for Montrose site
A developer planning a 7-story condominium building on what longtime Houstonians may remember as the River Cafe site on Montrose requested a variance from the city so it can build the structure closer to the street.