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  1. Buffalo Bayou home with 'butterfly roof' finds buyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Houston Chronicle

    A custom home built for a retired sports exec in an out-of-the-way enclave across Buffalo Bayou from River Oaks is under contract after being listed late last year for $2.15 million. The "Stanfield House" is named after its owner, former Houston Aero-turned-cable-TV executive John "Jack" Stanfield .

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  2. Horse caught on camera running on Highway 59 in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | Houston Chronicle

    While driving to his sister's house to see the Houston Rockets square off against the Golden State Warriors Sunday, Tomas Huerta came across a horse galloping on the highway by itself. While driving to his sister's home Sunday around 6:30 p.m. to watch the Houston Rockets face off against the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of the NBA West Conference Finals, Tomas Huerta, 48, saw a horse galloping alone on 59 North near Tidwell, he told Chron.com Monday morning.

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  3. Bosscat beefs up menu and dining optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | Houston Chronicle

    Sugar barrel steak with sweet potato mash and stout and caramelized onion gravy is one of the dozen new dishes added to the menu at Bosscat Kitchen & Libations in River Oaks. Sugar barrel steak with sweet potato mash and stout and caramelized onion gravy is one of the dozen new dishes added to the menu at Bosscat Kitchen & Libations in River Oaks.

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  4. Things to know about Santa Fe High School, just south of HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | Houston Chronicle

    On Friday morning Santa Fe High School was the site of a deadly active shooter incident, the details of which are still being revealed. The school, a part of the Santa Fe Independent School District, is located along Highway 6. Santa Fe is located in Galveston County between Alvin and Galveston.

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  5. Veterans group plans housing summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | Houston Chronicle

    Fewer than 20 percent of moderately priced homes for sale in the Houston area accept VA loans, according to a local nonprofit aimed at increasing home ownership among veterans. The Houston chapter of the Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals searched for properties listed by real estate agents priced between $140,000 and $299,000 and found that 19 percent of the 5,010 listings said VA loans were accepted.

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  6. Bank of America provides $2.8M in Hurricane Harvey reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Houston Chronicle

    House Speaker Paul Ryan, second left, shovels debris into a wheel barrel while assisting Team Rubicon Disaster Response to clean out the Harvey-damaged Garcia house on Lucian Lane Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, in Friendswood.

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  7. Glassell School of Art gives Houston a grand new public spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 14 | Houston Chronicle

    A view from the Brown Foundation Inc. Plaza into the new Glassell School of Art lobby, with its massive central staircase and the skylight atop the building. Director Joseph Havel, who has devoted much of his career to building the institution's programs, looked like he might be walking on air Monday as he led part of a media tour through the new 93,000-square foot facility, which he called "a factory for creativity."

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  8. Lance Berkman wants to be considered for Rice jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Houston Chronicle

    Lance Berkman, 38, right, of Houston, with Rice University baseball manager Wayne Graham, at Reckling Park on the campus of Rice University Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, in Houston, Texas. Berkman, former Major League Baseball player with the Houston Astros, is back at Rice University attending class four days a week to complete a degree in kinesiology and help out with the baseball team.

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  9. Generation Park adds Courtyard by Marriott as 1st hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 8 | Houston Chronicle

    Hotel Development Services is developing a Courtyard by Marriott hotel in the Redemption Square lifestyle district of Generation Park. Completion of the 5-story, 144 room hotel is planned in 2019.

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  10. A Houston man and his fishing boat carried neighbors to safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | Houston Chronicle

    It turned out to be a stroke of good luck - a spot of light in the midst of a storm of devastation. Jack Schuhmacher brought his 17-foot fishing boat to his home near Tanglewood to protect it from Hurricane Harvey, which was heading to Port O'Connor where he keeps it moored.

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  11. BBVA Compass reports record quarterly earnings of $209MRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | Houston Chronicle

    The largest Houston-area banks based on local deposits. Data from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation as of June 30, 2017.

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  12. Crow Holdings sells Stafford industrial park to Denver buyerRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 25 | Houston Chronicle

    Black Creek Group has purchased Stafford Grove Industrial Park. HFF represented the seller, a joint venture between Crow Holdings Industrial and its investment partner.

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  13. Jones and Goodell chatty and chummy at draft eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 25 | Houston Chronicle

    As Roger Goodell and Jerry Jones sat side by side chatting, then grabbed shovels at a junior high school to dedicate a new field, they sure seemed chummy. Then again, this was for a worthy cause, so any and all past animosities over suspensions and lawsuits and contract extensions were, uh, buried on Wednesday.

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  14. Ikea reportedly buying 160 acres in Generation ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 24 | Houston Chronicle

    Children play in a mound of snow at an IKEA store on Nov. 23, 2012, in Houston, Texas. The Houston Business Journal reports the Swedish furniture chain is looking to gobble up land in Generation Park.

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  15. In pearls and blue, Houstonians say goodbye to Barbara BushRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | Houston Chronicle

    The car was long gone, the first floor of her Bear Creek home still in repair. But Hurricane Harvey was supposed to have spared the pearls.

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  16. Thousands pay respects to Barbara Bush at public visitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Houston Chronicle

    Former President George H. W. Bush looks at the casket of his wife former first lady Barbara Bush with his daughter Dorothy "Doro" Bush Koch at St. Martin's Episcopal Church Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston. Barbara Bush died on April 17, at the age of 92. less Former President George H. W. Bush looks at the casket of his wife former first lady Barbara Bush with his daughter Dorothy "Doro" Bush Koch at St. Martin's Episcopal Church Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston.

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  17. Former presidents, first ladies confirmed to attend services forRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Houston Chronicle

    San Francisco won 5-2. 05 April 2010: Former First Lady Barbara Bush looks back during the San Francisco Giants vs. Houston Astros baseball game at Minute Maid Park on Monday April 5, 2010 in Houston, Texas.

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  18. Former Maxwell House coffee plant to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Houston Chronicle

    The 16-story Maxwell House plant in the East End has been sold to Maximus Coffee Group. Little will change at the facility except the sign with the tilted coffee cup.

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  19. Formerly bankrupt Linn Energy further splintering, CEO retiringRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2018 | Houston Chronicle

    Former Wall Street darling Linn Energy will see both the "Linn" name and its longtime CEO retired as it further splinters into various new companies following its recent reemergence from bankruptcy. Houston-based Linn, which represented one of the biggest bankruptcies during the recent oil bust, will break off into two new companies - Riviera Resources and Roan Resources - later this year under new leadership.

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  20. Art Galleries:Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Houston Chronicle

    "First Wives" is among the new works in Karen Broker's show "Love Me, Love Me Not," which opens with a reception 4-6 p.m. Saturday at McClain Gallery. "First Wives" is among the new works in Karen Broker's show "Love Me, Love Me Not," which opens with a reception 4-6 p.m. Saturday at McClain Gallery.

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