6 hrs ago
How many Houstonians are really millionaires?
Americans are notoriously poor at estimating how many millionaires live in this country, and how much wealth different groups of people have accumulated, generally.
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7 hrs ago
The Houston Music Hall of Fame Class of 2014
There's an old saying in the music industry that you have your whole life to make your first album but six months to a year for your second.
11 hrs ago
HPMA Bassist Nominees Pick Best Bassists Ever
One nice thing about the Houston Press Music Awards is the opportunity it provides to root into the brains of Houston's more acclaimed musicians.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
100 Favorite Dishes 2014-15: No. 78, The Outdoorsman at Pi Pizza Truck
Once again, Kaitlin Steinberg is eating her way through Houston and counting down her 100 favorite dishes as we work our way toward our annual Menu of Menus issue and culinary extravaganza.
Lawndale Art Center
Lawndale Art Center, located in Midtown near the Museum District, is best know for its annual juried Big Show, when artists submit work for a chance to be seen in the gallery by hordes of hip, wine- and beer-sipping Houstonians.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Fascinating new book gets to the heart of Houston's place in medical history
Dr. Michael DeBakey, right, and Dr. Jimmy Howell, left, implant one of the first Baylor/Rice ventricular assist devices at The Methodist Hospital in 1966.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Where else in Houston could you see Valient Thorr, eat a near-orgasmic cheeseburger , watch the Rockets on the tube and play a game of drunkenly dangerous darts all in the same night? Rudyard's, that's where! Located just off Waugh in the Montrose and amidst town homes and sketchy backstreets, its charm isn't manufactured or pre-packaged like all ... (more)
Glamorous parties surround Houston Grand Opera's New York production of The Passenger
When Houston Grand Opera took its acclaimed production of The Passenger to the Park Avenue Armory for its New York premiere , patrons and fans followed for a weekend that included not only one of the three performances but also a round of swell parties and activities.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Three stabbed in apartment brawl
The City of South Houston police department is investigating a brawl at an apartment complex that sent three men to the hospital with stab wounds.
Openings & Closings: Fluffernutters Are Coming to Midtown
The Owl Bar at 3200 Kirby will close after the weekend of July 26. The Upper Kirby bar won't be gone for long though; there are plans to reopen The Owl Bar at 2221 West Alabama sometime during the fall of this year.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
You can feed an army with a whole roasted baby goat or spend a reflective lunch over some enchiladas at El Hidalguense; it's your call at the cozy, family-run restaurant on Long Point that shares strip center space with another Houston Press favorite, Vieng Thai.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Challenge to Houston Equal Rights Ordinance could be hottest issue on November ballot
The hotly contested race for Texas governor may not be the most highly anticipated issue on the November ballot.
Neighborhood Centers hosts Walmart Back to School Community Health Fairs
Houston 's most underserved communities are getting a helping hand from Neighborhood Center's Walmart Back to School Health Fairs being held throughout July and August.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
We've Narrowed Down the Most Underrated Tex-Mex Spots...Vote Now
I never thought I'd say this, but here goes: Maybe, just maybe there are too many Tex-Mex restaurants in Houston.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Burnt Orange Report
Texas Young Democrats Project: From Texas, With Love
Today is no different. When seeing the crisis of child refugees, some people compared these young folks to violent criminals and claimed they carry disease.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Fluff Bake Bar's Rebecca Masson Secures a Space for Her Brick & Mortar Bakery
Rebecca Masson sometimes goes by the moniker "sugar hooker," because she brings sweets to the masses.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
New restaurant features holistic health guru's menu: Are you ready for Kale-Aid?
Houstonians will get another healthy-food eating option when national chain True Food Kitchen makes its debut July 29. Located at the soon to open BLVD Place Phase II development at the corner of San Felipe and Post Oak, True Food Kitchen is the first of two Fox Restaurant Concepts to come to the space; North Italia will follow True Food in ... (more)
The Beaumont Enterprise
Houstonians get free lunch after Obama cuts line for BBQ
President Barack Obama scrutinizes his credit card as he jokes with the wait staff while ordering barbecue at Franklin Barbecue in Austin, Texas, Thursday, July 10, 2014.
The Rocks Off 200: Mlee Marie Mains, the Heart of Hearts of Animals
Welcome to The Rocks Off 200 , our portrait gallery of the most compelling profiles and personalities in the far-flung Houston music community -- a lot more than just musicians, but of course they're in there too.