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Inside the Ballet’s 50th Anniversary Bash

Fifty has never looked better! The Houston Ballet’s milestone-anniversary season kicked off...

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Plug In & Unplug: This Weekend in Music

Tobe Nwigwe, the Houston rapper whose career has skyrocketed since gracing the cover of...

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Night Heron Soars into New Era

Montrose residents love Night Heron, Agricole Hospitality’s chill hangout that opened a year...

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Power Up!

Downtown’s chic new C. Baldwin hotel — sure to be the talk of the town this fall — is...

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Fashion Houses

Nine top realtors at Compass recently participated in a fashion shoot highlighting some of...

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Latest Dish: September 2019

Houston’s Best Food News, in Small Bites ......

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Delicious District

Many who escaped Houston’s sweltering summer are trickling back into town and discovering...

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If They Build It

Since 2015, Houston has added nearly 15,000 hotel rooms. As historical properties undergo...

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Next City

Go inside the ambitious plan to free Downtown from its concrete cage of criss-crossing...

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Mall Tales

Swimwear Department makes a splash with raucous concerts and quirky tunes about retro teen...

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Millenial Diaries

Those who would most enjoy Internet darling Jia Tolentino’s first collection of essays, the...

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Paradise Found

At CocoCay, a private-island experience awaits — with all the convenience of a...

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Aspire to Inspire

A group of artisans breaks down perceived barriers to create one-of-a-kind accessories — and...

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Netflix Comedy King Returns to Hometown Houston

Standup star Mo Amer takes the Improv Houston stage this weekend for a whopping five shows....

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Melting Pot Luck

In a new cookbook, a top chef finds that the city’s sprawling assortment of global...

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Stereo Live

Lots of wealthy people design their homes around their enthusiasms. Cooks may have gourmet...

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Made in Houston

Inventors. Artisans. Creators. Craftsmen. Whatever you call them, they’re alive and well —...

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The Podfather

A local network hosts Battle of the Podcasts this fall....

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Contest Rules

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Pull, Together!

Boutique fitness continues to dominate the workout world, and a niche...

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Culture Words

Houston-reared Jia Tolentino, a prolific young writer and Internet darling, appears at Brazos...

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Southern Smoke’s Five-Year Fete

Revving up for its fifth iteration, Chris Shepherd’s Southern Smoke Festival is undoubtedly...

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Delicious Dozen: 12 Must-Try Dishes During HRW

It’s that time of year again: The 2019 Houston Restaurant Weeks begins tomorrow and runs...

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Veg Out and Go Green: Summer’s Foodie-Fab Trend

Summer in H-Town is always a good time to veg out — and this year, it’s easier than ever,...

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No Bull: Mickey Gilley Still Rocks

A legend of country music — and of Houston history — will play Stampede (11925 Eastex...

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Worlds Beyond

In summer 1969, space travelers from Houston left Earth’s atmosphere, landed on the Moon and...

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Scoop! There It Is: Spots to Savor National Ice Cream Month

At City Place (1250 Lake Plaza Dr.), the new urban mixed-use district at Springwoods Village,...

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Gallery Show Curated by Robert Hodge is ‘Alright,’ Alright!

There’s a feeling that hits you upon entering Everything’s Gonna Be Alright Now, on view...

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CityBook Throws Summer’s Sexiest Party!

Houston’s summer may be steamy thus far, but CityBook and Clé embraced the heat at the...

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Inaugural Pride Art Exhibit Hangs at City Hall

While much of the city is pumped up for Saturday’s Pride parade, the first-ever Pride...

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The Graduate

Memorial’s Thomas Csorba finishes up his college career — and his second album, inspired...

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50 Years of Firsts Presented by Beth Wolff Realtors

NASA is in the world spotlight this summer, the 50th anniversary of its Apollo 11 mission to...

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Dough With the Flow!

Julie Friedman is excited. A machine that divides and rolls pizza dough has arrived from...

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Modern Mastered

In 1969, as Houston astronauts were stepping onto the Moon, one of the city’s master...

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Great festivals, staycations, performing arts events and more great things to do this summer...

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R&B’s H-Town Heads to Hall of Fame

So what does “Knockin’ Da Boots” really mean? In 1993, those three words heralded the...

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Water Babes!

Two Houstonians make a splash with a super-sexy and eco-friendly handmade swimwear line. ...

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Creative Counsel

A corporate lawyer with a lifelong love of art hangs her airy abstract paintings at a Heights...

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Sparking Joy

At the specially licensed JoyCare center, medically fragile kids — and their tireless...

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Taste and Sea

As summer draws to an end, nature immerses the five senses in the Pacific Northwest’s San...

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Just Add Ice

Here’s where to have the hottest summer nights in H-Town. ...

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Latest Dish – Summer 2019

Baltimore-based Ouzo Bay and Loch Bar open side-by-side in River Oaks District, across...

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That’s Amoré!

In West Houston, B.B. Italia and B.B. Pizza are delicious additions to restaurateur Ben...

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The Original Ninfa’s Goes West!

It’s been nearly a half-century since the Original Ninfa’s on Navigation debuted, flipping...

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Zadok Announces New Mixed-Use Development...

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Fresh Prints!

Local Galleries Celebrate PrintHouston...

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Bring Down the House!

Out-of-this-world Houston designer debuts first new collection in five years. ...

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Killen It in Cabo!

Ronnie Killen pops up at the Resort at Pedregal over Memorial Day weekend....

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The Music Issue Bash!

After days of what seemed like relentless rain, the clouds lifted, the sun emerged, and EaDo...

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Brian Ching as Impresario

Beloved soccer star will open second bar in EaDo....

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In Foodie Fashion

Recipe for Success and Brunello Cucinelli host over-the-top dinner party in River Oaks....

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Cinco Ways to Celebrate the Derby

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Get a Room! Montrose’s Hip New Hotel Project is Underway

Over the last decade, Houston has grown in population and reputation, paving the way for...

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Tales of the City

In his acclaimed debut, young author Bryan Washington introduces the world to a sometimes...

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Music Makes the People Come Together

In an era of tribalism, these emerging artists create an engaging, eclectic soundtrack for the...

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Classics Reborn

Longtime favorites Uptown Sushi and Perry’s Steakhouse renovate and rebuild, finding new...

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Cezanne’s Inaugural Jazz Festival

The May 4 event celebrates the city’s legacy of great music....

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