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1 hr ago | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
HOWDY, WHOOP, GIG'EM! There aren't enough Aggie sayings to express our excitement over the record set today in the MyPlates.com 12THMAN Auction.
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5 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Driving back from Reliant - once known as the Astrodomain, a name likely due to pass into history - and desiring something quick and cheap, and tasty, I ventured into an Antone's on Kirby just north of the stadium complex, one of the two original's Antone's left, and another part of the story of Houston.
9 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston
HOUSTON The demolition of the three exterior ramp towers at the Reliant Astrodome will affect traffic along I-610 South Loop Sunday night in southwest Houston.
The Houston Chamber Choir presents two concerts that have become community traditions for the holidays; Messiah, featuring the River Oaks Chamber Orchestra, tonight, December 7, at 7:30 pm at The Church of St. John the Divine ; and Christmas at the Villa, featuring GRAMMY -nominated guitarist and lutenist Richard Savino, Saturday, December 14 and ... (more)
Sixteen United States Postal Service offices in the Houston area will be open this Sunday and next Sunday, December 15, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. to accommodate the extra glut of holiday mail, according to a USPS press release.
One worker has been killed and another hurt after the ground collapsed during repairs on a broken water main in the Houston area.
Jones Lang LaSalle's Capital Markets closed on the sale of Westchase Place, located at 11200 Richmond Ave. in the Westchase District.
Generally, Nightfly doesn't see grown men order a drink simply by pointing at the menu, heads hung in shame.
Once a year, the Art Car Museum holds an open-call exhibit. This year's event, "The Gun Show," , our first choice for Friday , centers on firearms.
Even though the week began with a devastating fire-forced closure of a Houston pie shop landmark, the rest of the week has been filled with openings and announcements of future openings.
Around 90 people protested at lunchtime outside McDonald's at Kirby and U.S. 59 as part of the Fight for 15 campaign being staged in cities around the country.
Brayiannia Young speaks with the media during a press conference outside Ben Taub hospital on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, in Houston.
Houston police and the family members of a man who was shot and killed last month are asking for information as they continue searching for the suspects responsible.
Casey Wright, 37, and Juan Wei Fu , 38, are charged with failing to obtain a sexually oriented business permit, a misdemeanor, according to the Harris County Precinct 4 Constable's Office.
Dec. 5, 2013 - HOUSTON -- The Houston Area Urban League and iWonder Management have collaborated to strengthen efforts among Houston's business community.
KEEP YOUR LOW BEAMS ON AND USE EXTRA CAUTION. NOW BACK TO YOU. AN UPDATE NOW ON BREAKING NEWS IN SOUTHWEST HOUSTON, A S.W.A.T. SITUATION INVOLVING A MAN WITH A GUN AND A FEMALE HOSTAGE HAS JUST ENDED.