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1 hr ago | The Victoria Advocate

Tejano musicians, scholars to visit UHV for de Len Symposium

KQQK was Houston's leading Spanish-language radio station during the 1990s. The station played strictly Tejano music, a particular form of music developed by Texans of Mexican descent in the early 20th century.

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4 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

Dallas small businesses honored

Dustin Gadberry of Gadberry Construction barely made it through the recession until linking up with the Dallas Small Business Development Center.

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8 hrs ago | Cape Gazette

Rehoboth artist Caroline Huff to show paintings Sept. 2-27 in Chestertown gallery

Caroline Huff, a Rehoboth Beach artist, will be exhibiting her paintings in two shows at the Chestertown RiverArts Gallery at 315 High St., Suite 106, Chestertown, Md.

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12 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

Boost recycling

Plastic bottles, Styrofoam cups and other debris clog up along the shoreline in Buffalo Bayou just east of downtown Friday, April 5, 2013, in Houston.

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15 hrs ago | CultureMap

Procrastinator's Guide to Houston Restaurant Weeks: 5 must-try...

The day has finally arrived - the last weekend of Houston Restaurants Weeks 2014 is here.

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19 hrs ago | Houston Press

Is It Really Bye-Bye To IndyCar Racing In Houston?

There were two IndyCar races in Houston this past June. The races were run on a course laid out around the NRG Park parking lot with NRG Stadium and the Astrodome looming large in the background.

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22 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Robber forces victim to drive around to ATMs

Police in north Houston are looking for a robber who forced a man to drive around to various ATMs early Friday.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Houston Chronicle

An early look at 2929 Weslayan

The developer of the 40-story luxury apartment building under construction at Weslayan and West Alabama gave the Chronicle a hard hat tour of its new tower this week.

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CultureMap

To some, Montrose coffee house won't be the same without distinctive mural

When you own a building and rent out one of the rooms, does your tenant have carte blanche to decorate the space according to personal preference? That's a question that's come up recently when Inversion Coffee House , which shares a building with its landlord, the Art League Houston , took down a prominent mural window display - a tribute to a ... (more)

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Houston Chronicle

Man arrested in kidnapping of 5 kids from running transportation van

A 24-year-old man has been arrested in the kidnapping of five children left alone in a running children's transportation van that was then stolen from outside a Houston Jack In The Box restaurant, Houston police said Thursday.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Officer crashes while chasing stolen vehicle on North LoopOfficer...

Houston police said two officers were uninjured following a chase and crash on the North Loop ramp to the Eastex Freeway late Thursday.

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Houston Press

Openings & Closings: Play Strip Twister and Get Evicted

Another Upper Kirby establishment closed its doors this week. Irish pub Mugsy's at 2239 Richmond shuttered on Sunday, August 24, but the co-owner Randy Eddy tells Eater Houston that he is closing the Irish pub and replacing it with a New Orleans-style restaurant, Tavern Orleans .

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Chron

Medical examiner rules chef's death suicide

The death of Grant Gordon , a former executive chef for Houston restaurateur Tony Vallone , was caused by a self-inflicted bullet wound to the head, the Harris County medical examiner's office has determined.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Downtown Houston Skyline on May 14, 2014, in Houston, Tx.

What would you want if you were dreaming big for our city? The editorial board asked Houstonians in an informal survey earlier this year.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Ira Glass to Bring Newest Live Show to Houston, 9/20

Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host featuring Ira Glass , Monica Bill Barnes and Anna Bass will make its Houston debut Saturday, Sept.

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Click2Houston

Man charged with killing infant son appears in court

Everton Oneal Bryan is charged with murder and injury to a child with serious bodily injury in the death of his son, Daniel, last week.

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CultureMap

No city water needed at Houston's greenest house; it's an energy-saving wonder

One of the greenest new homes in Houston will rely on rainwater from its roof for all of its water needs, an extremely unusual sustainability strategy designed to avoid toxins, pollution and municipal-water treatment chemicals.

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Houston Chronicle

Retail Wrap: Laurenzoa s El Tiempo Cantina in Westchase; Supercuts in...

Another location is preparing to open in at 20237 Gulf Freeway in Webster . has leased 2,063 square feet and The Vapor Lair has lease 1,300 square feet at Dixie Farm Road and FM 518.

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GlobeNewswire

Big Increase in Steel Moving Across Docks at Port of Houston Authority in July

More steel moved across the docks in July than any month since 2008, Executive Director Roger Guenther reported at the August 26 meeting of the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority.

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Business Journal

High-speed rail could expand to Austin, San Antonio, Oklahoma and Mexico

North Texas officials are looking for ways to expand high-speed rail service to include Fort Worth, Austin, San Antonio, Oklahoma City and Mexico.

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