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2 hrs ago | CultureMap

Great young professionals arts and museum groups: When it's about more than just a hot party

If you're still relatively young and are looking to meet people, there are few better ways to get involved than joining a young professionals group.


4 hrs ago | CultureMap

Cocktail fight! Star mixologists battle at Mr. Peeples in a wild...

When CultureMap put six mixologists up to the challenge of creating H-Town's best vodka concoction, the friendly competition brimmed with herbs, spices and apple pie.


6 hrs ago | Free Republic

The Rebuilding of I-45: A Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity to Improve Houston

According to proposals on the table at the Texas Department of Transportation, the highway system around Downtown Houston may be subject to a significant transformation .


6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Houston City Council to debate ordinance allowing Uber and Lyft

Houston City Council Staff members at Agenda Briefing on Monday July 28, 2014 with Parker Administration officials discussing new regulations for TNC's Uber and Lyft.


8 hrs ago | Houston Press

Dollar Tree Buying Family Tree for 8.5 Billion Dollars

For years, I've wondered how dollar stores could survive this deep discount tactic never realizing how many there were.


11 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Barn fire spreads to nearby vehicles in south Houston

Firefighters responded to a fire that sent a plume of smoke into the skies above south Houston early Tuesday.


11 hrs ago | Houston Press

100 Favorite Dishes 2014-15: No. 76, Parrillada Platter at Tinto Grill

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.


13 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

What to do: Monday, July 28- Thursday, July 31

The San Antonio film festival begins Monday and runs through Sunday. Tuesday's film, at Pearl Brewery Stable, is "Bottled Up: The Battle over Dublin Dr Pepper," detailing the fascinating battle between Dublin Dr Pepper and its parent corporation, the Dr Pepper Snapple Group.


Mon Jul 28, 2014



July 28, 2014: Thieves targeted cars and trucks for burglaries in Houston, on average, 99 times per day in 2013, and downtown Houston leads the list of areas most prone to the crime, according to data calculated by Local 2 Investigates.



Prehospital Utility of Rapid Stroke Evaluation Using In-Ambulance...

From the Department of Neurology, University of Texas-Health Science Center at Houston ; Department of Neurology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas ; and Department of Medicine and Department of Surgery , Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.



IHOP restaurants targeted by robbers

July 28, 2014: Multiple IHOP restaurants in close proximity to each other have been targeted by robbers.


Houston Strategies

Houston = urban personification of the Texas spirit, happy #1...

Continuing with clearing the small items backlog, and I'm traveling over the next week, so this post will cover two weeks: "To them, Texas meant opportunity, possibility, openness, freedom ... "frontier spirit" ... The frontier itself may be a thing of the past, but most of the qualities that we think of as quintessentially Texan are derived from ... (more)


Business Journal

AIA Houston names 2014 Design Awards winners

Click through the slideshow to see the winners of AIA Houston's 2014 Design Awards.


Houston Chronicle

KBS sells renovated Energy Corridor building for $120M

An affiliate of KBS Realty Advisors has sold Two WestLake Park in the Energy Corridor for a tidy profit after completing a renovation that expanded the office building's rentable area by 17 percent.



Body found in Houston may be that of missing mother

Equusearch is now a part of the search that is under way for Blanca Pena, 43, who went missing on Saturday from her northwest Houston home.




Lakeisha Perkins, 35, was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say Perkins had been assaulted and died as a result of her injuries.



Houston's hottest summer theater: Full frontal nudity, rich boobs ...

Houston Shakespeare Festival's Two Gents with Amelia Fischer as Julia, Kyle Curry as Proteus, Kiara Feliciano as Silvia and Crash Buist as Valentine.


Isle News

Space School Scholars En Route to Houston

Two sixth-form students are en route from the Isle of Man to Houston for a trip of a lifetime to attend NASA's United Space School.


KHOU-TV Houston

Video shows Houston burglar going through doggie door, falling off bike

Houston police are looking for a doggie door burglar caught on camera failing at an attempt to steal a bike.


The Victoria Advocate

Cancer victim burns rubber at his benefit

Jimmy Cisneros, 39, of Victoria, drives back from doing a burnout in his truck at his benefit at Mario's Ballroom.



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