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3 hrs ago | Skift

Texas Communities Begin to See Tourism Value in Costal Protection

Texans could be all for it, just so long as nobody thinks the federal government is involved - then they'll vote against their beet interested just to prove a point.

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6 hrs ago | Click2Houston

New report reveals details, recommendations about Southwest Inn Fire

After more than year, a new report has been released about the massive Southwest Inn fire that took the live of four Houston firefighters and how the department is hoping to prevent another tragedy.

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6 hrs ago | KBTX-TV Bryan

Olive Garden Delivers Labor Day Lunches to Police and Fire Crews

David Norris' news career began in 2010 at KPRC in Houston, where he worked first as an editor, and then an associate producer.

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10 hrs ago | KGNS-TV Laredo

DPS: No more waiting in line for driver's license road test at DMV

The state of Texas is making it faster for teens to get their driver's license and for Texans to get through the Department of Motor Vehicles.

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14 hrs ago | Texas Tribune

For Community Colleges, a Chance to Grant More Four-Year Degrees

Freshman Samantha Salas hangs out with friends before going to class on the first day of school on Aug. 25, 2014, at South Texas College's Pecan Campus in McAllen.

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18 hrs ago | Click2Houston

Pedestrian hit and killed by car on North Freeway

Inbound lanes of the North Freeway were closed for nearly three hours Monday morning after a man was hit and killed by a car in north Houston.

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18 hrs ago | Houston Press

The Changing Face of Houston: The Heights Then and Now

I lived in the Heights area as a child in the late '70s, at that time one of Houston's well-known neighborhoods with a long history, and an area that had changed a great deal over the previous decades.

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18 hrs ago | Houston Press

Two of Houston's Freeways Top Texas' 100 Most Congested Roadways

Sorry Austin, but Houston has knocked you out of the top spot. Well, at least when it comes to the top spot on the list of Texas' 100 most congested roadways, anyway.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

NWAonline

Sarah Rebekah Dinsmore - Samuel Rice Baxter

The bride is the daughter of Deborah Elaine and Brian Keith Dinsmore, 1410 Mellon St. Her grandparents are James Dalton Hamer and the late Beverly Ann Hamer and Carolyn Sue and Harry Dinsmore, all of Little Rock.

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The New Zealand Herald

Fiji: Be sure to pack a smile

You can choose relaxation or adventure - or maybe a mixture of both - on board a boutique cruise ship journeying through Fiji's Yasawa Islands, writes Sue Baxalle.

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Click2Houston

2-alarm fire at southeast Houston shopping center

Houston firefighters say they arrived at the business on Beamer Road near Hughes Road on Sunday around 3 a.m. According to crews, they had difficulty establishing a water supply because the fire hydrants were not close to the building.

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Mirror.co.uk

From sex ASBOs to crossdressing criminals: 9 bizarre punishments...

It seems that prison isn't the only form of rehabilitation - see how these judges got creative with their sentencing Bamford, 28, who'd pleaded guilty to possessing cannabis, told Blackpool JP's he'd rather pay up than have to spend his nights home alone with his ma.

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WTLC-AM Indianapolis

Gospel Powerhouse Earnest Pugh To Release "Just Worship" Ep In...

Earnest's Pugh's new EP "Just Worship" is just that: worship. It literally captures Gospel's Leading Man in a prophetic worship stance as he ministers five of his most popular songs in a live setting.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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