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  1. Here are the 6 best concerts in Houston this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CultureMap

    The concert season is slowing down ahead of Thanksgiving next week and the cold weather, but that doesn't mean plans aren't being made for sunnier and warmer days. This week, British trio and arguably the biggest rock band in the world, Muse, announced they would kick off their Simulation Theory world tour in earnest right here in in Houston.

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  2. gifts Houston shoppers with ultimate Holiday Pop-up ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CultureMap

    At the risk of sounding like a grinch, it's sometimes hard to stay in the present when you're out shopping for holiday presents. The traffic.

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  3. Richard Linklater stars in Houston film fest's hot opening nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | CultureMap

    The directorial stars shined bright as Houston film and art lovers celebrated the opening night of the 10th annual Houston Cinema Arts Festival at the Museum of Fine Arts. One of Houston's favorite directing sons, Academy Award-nominee, Richard Linklater was on hand to party with his fellow filmmakers and ring in five days of screening some of the most innovative films focused on visual, performing, and literary arts.

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  4. These Houston organizations proudly serve our military heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | CultureMap

    On Veterans Day, we honor the men and women who serve in our military and protect our nation. Though they're often reticent to share their needs, veterans need our help - especially when recovering from injuries or getting back to civilian life.

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  5. Best new patios and Tom Herman's former home lead top storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | CultureMap

    With cooler temps finally arriving, now's the time to enjoy some of the city's newest outdoor spaces. 4. Stylish all-day cafe now open in luxurious downtown apartment tower .

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  6. 8 best Houston barbecue joints for a smoking Thanksgiving feastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | CultureMap

    Brine it? Flip it? Fry it ? Cover it in foil? If so, for how long? Also, roasting a turkey takes up all that time in the oven that could be devoted to pies. Instead of hassling with all that, consider buying a smoked turkey from one a local barbecue joint.

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  7. Here are the top 9 things to do in Houston this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | CultureMap

    If you want to start off your weekend with a nice jolt, Thursday marks National Cappuccino Day. And we're sure several places around Houston will be serving steaming, frothy cups of classy java all day .

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  8. Houston, prepare for a major West Loop closure this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | CultureMap

    Avoid the West Loop southbound this weekend. All lanes will be closed at Woodway from Friday, November 9 at 9 pm until Monday, November 12 at 5 am, TxDOT announced .

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  9. Houston lawyers divulge the 6 vital things to do after a car accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | CultureMap

    Here's a situation that nearly everyone will experience at some point in their lives: a car accident. Whether you're at fault or not, there's a lot to remember to do immediately following a minor fender-bender or a major wreck.

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  10. Mini-facials, matcha kick off natural boutique's River Oaks pop-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | CultureMap

    "Wellness looks good on everyone," said Estela Cockrell, the founder and head purist behind Switch2Pure , an online beauty and lifestyles shop that's launching its first Houston popup in the River Oaks District through January 31. Shoppers can expect a carefully curated selection of makeup, bath and body items, skin care, home goods, and clothing - all of it hand-selected by Cockrell - and all of it nontoxic and natural.

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  11. Houstonians vote to continue pivotal Rebuild Houston drainage programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | CultureMap

    Proposition A, which passed with more than 74 percent of the vote, will continue the Rebuild Houston program. That includes a small drainage fee added to residents' water bills.

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  12. Downtown Houston food hall serves up highly anticipated opening dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | CultureMap

    The wait for downtown's next food hall has come to an end. Finn Hall , the the 20,000-square-foot food hall coming later this year to the Jones on Main at the JPMorgan Chase & Co.

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  13. Houston Cinema Arts Festival guide: Local stars shine, plus Oscar buzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | CultureMap

    It's the 10th year for the Houston Cinema Arts Festival, and the fest is going all out for its anniversary. The local film festival that merges film with the arts, put on by the Houston Cinema Arts Society, offers up a host of selections this year, each representing a genre of art .

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  14. Here are the 7 best concerts in Houston this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | CultureMap

    Athens, Georgia indie psych-rockers Of Montreal will put on one of the best shows of the week at White Oak Music Hall on Monday, November 12. Leave it to Saturday Night Live to skewer the glut of music reality TV shows right now with their spoof on America's Got Talent , aired November 3. It keyed in on the one thing that makes us all suckers for these programs: the performers who don't look like they'd have any chance to be good wind up blowing us away. It's obviously staged this way for ratings, but it doesn't stop us from falling for them.

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  15. UT football coach's former Bellaire home back on the marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | CultureMap

    Tom Herman let Houston down . Tom Herman's biggest letdown is his defense . Tom Herman beat Oklahoma - let him live.

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  16. 2 acclaimed Houston chefs land new roles with prestigious restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | CultureMap

    Two acclaimed Houston chefs have new homes. Maurizio Ferrarese has signed on to be the new executive chef at Ristorante Cavour at the Hotel Granduca, and Lyle Bento will be the culinary director for Sambrooks Management Company, the hospitality group behind The Pit Room, Star Fish, Pi Pizza, and Lee's Fried Chicken & Donuts.

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  17. Lauren Bush's brand pops up in River Oaks with glam way to give backRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | CultureMap

    This holiday season, shoppers who want to buy stylish gifts and contribute to a good cause will be thrilled FEED 's popup inside Saint Cloud , the luxury boutique with locations in Rice Village and River Oaks. FEED's signature bags will be available in the boutique, with portions of the sales from each going to the Houston Food Bank.

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  18. Stunning Menil Drawing Institute throws open doors to art loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | CultureMap

    A state of the art conservatory lab will help to maintain the Menil's vast collection of works on paper. A dream that began in Dominque de Menil's lifetime finally becomes a reality as the Menil Collection opens the doors of the Menil Drawing Institute Louisa Stude Sarofim Building and welcomes Houston into an art space like no other.

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  19. Houston dancer comes home for elegant swan song in revamped PhantomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | CultureMap

    When misunderstood-monster musical The Phantom of the Opera chandelier-crashes into town once more this month, it will deliver a very special homecoming for one of its stars, Katy native Emily Ramirez . The dancer turned theater actress Ramirez, who plays the young ballerina Meg Giry, has made an epic real life journey from Houston to ballet to musical theater, and now she comes back home to make her final Phantom bow.

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  20. 14 things to know right now: Openings, closings, and an oyster dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | CultureMap

    Editor's note: Houston's restaurant scene moves pretty fast. In order to prevent CultureMap readers from missing anything, let's stop to look around at all the latest news to know.

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