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Wide Awake: The Best of The Week in Houston's Music - Houston Press

Local News - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 04:03

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Wide Awake: The Best of The Week in Houston's Music
Houston Press
The weeks lately have been lush with plenty of music from locals and touring acts. This week is no different when we'll see sets from Parquet Courts, The Breeders, Eric B.& Rakim, Lee Ann Womack, Homeshake and more while locals like Ancient Cat Society ...

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Houston's Indie Booksellers Celebrating Their Day With Beer, Booze and Books - Houston Press

Local News - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 04:03

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Houston's Indie Booksellers Celebrating Their Day With Beer, Booze and Books
Houston Press
Protests come in all shapes and sizes. From organized marches (often with debatable head counts) to picketing to online campaigns gone viral, there's more than one way to make your voice heard. Independent Bookstore Day on April 28 is our chance to say ...

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Rice to invest $100 million in Houston innovation hub - The Rice ... - The Rice Thresher

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 23:38

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Rice to invest $100 million in Houston innovation hub - The Rice ...
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The Rice Management Company will invest up to $100 million in endowment assets to transform its Midtown Sears property into an innovation hub anchoring a larger innovation district, according to Rice University President David Leebron. Leebron, who ...

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Kats drop midweek opener at Houston - KBTX.com - KBTX

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 22:22

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Kats drop midweek opener at Houston - KBTX.com
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The Houston Cougars scored six unanswered runs in the first four innings and did not look back, picking up a 9-4 win over Sam Houston State on Tuesday night at Schroeder Park.
Kats fall to Houston | Sam Houston State University Bearkats ...Huntsville Item

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Houston woman stunned love story went viral, inspired opera - Chron.com

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 19:54

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Houston woman stunned love story went viral, inspired opera
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“I was 45. And he was 29.” Those are the first, trembling words the Houston woman said as she nervously took the stage and recounted her tale, “I Can Die Now,” at a Moth event featuring true stories told live that has been watched 24 million times ...

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HEB to open latest Houston-area store near Spring - Houston Business Journal

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 18:32

HEB to open latest Houston-area store near Spring
Houston Business Journal
San Antonio-based H-E-B Grocery Co. will open its newest Houston-area location on April 18. The 105,000-square-foot grocery store — called H-E-B Market at Gosling — is at 5251 FM 2920 at Gosling Road. The store will employ more than 300 workers, led ...

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Man found shot in vehicle in southwest Houston - Houston Chronicle - Chron.com

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 18:24

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Man found shot in vehicle in southwest Houston - Houston Chronicle
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A man was shot at a southwest Houston apartment complex Tuesday afternoon and then drove himself away from the scene before getting help, police said. The shooting took place around 4 p.m. at an apartment complex near the intersection of South Post Oak ...

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Greater Houston Coalition For Justice Recognizes State Board Of Education For Course On Mexican-American History - Houston Public Media

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 17:34

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Greater Houston Coalition For Justice Recognizes State Board Of Education For Course On Mexican-American History
Houston Public Media
The Greater Houston Coalition for Justice (GHCJ) recognized Tuesday the State Board of Education for approving the recent creation of a high school course on Mexican-American history. At a press conference held in front of Houston's City Hall, Johnny ...

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Texas fish sting nets several Houston restaurants buying illegal fish - KTRK-TV

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 17:02

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Texas fish sting nets several Houston restaurants buying illegal fish
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A state sting revealed an increasing number of fish markets and restaurants are buying illegal game fish. Texas Fish and Wildlife said on Tuesday it wrote more than 150 citations to 19 Houston area businesses. For two years, disguised agents tried to ...
Houston restaurants, fish markets cited for illegally purchasing game fishChron.com

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Northwest Houston area has plenty of spring signees - Chron.com

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 16:32

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Northwest Houston area has plenty of spring signees
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The final signing period of the school year started Wednesday, April 11, with several northwest Houston area athletes inking their letters of intent in various sports. Others will sign later in the spring with the period lasting until August. The ...

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First US 290 openings a sign of things to come - Chron.com

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 16:23

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First US 290 openings a sign of things to come
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The words that commuters in northwest Harris County have been waiting to hear for years finally can be said out loud: U.S. 290 is open. Though some minor work remains, crews along the freeway put U.S. 290 in its final configuration last month, with ...

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Authorities release new surveillance photos in east Houston shooting - Chron.com

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 15:48

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Authorities release new surveillance photos in east Houston shooting
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Authorities released surveillance photos from a deadly January shooting in east Houston hoping the public can help identify those responsible. Anyone with information about the shooting is urged to call the Houston Police Department homicide division ...
Murder suspects wanted after man shot outside home in southeast ...CW39

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Target rolls out curbside pick-up in Houston, across South and Southeast - Houston Business Journal

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 15:04

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Target rolls out curbside pick-up in Houston, across South and Southeast
Houston Business Journal
Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) is expanding its curbside pick-up and other services as retailers continue trying to attract shoppers with additional conveniences. The Minneapolis-based company announced April 17 that its Drive Up service is now available in ...
Target introduces curbside pickup service in HoustonChron.com

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Houston restaurants, fish markets cited for illegally purchasing game ... - Chron.com

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 14:36

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Houston restaurants, fish markets cited for illegally purchasing game ...
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Nineteen Houston-area restaurants and fish markets have racked up more than 150 citations after they were caught illegally purchasing game fish from undercover officers during a recently completed sting, officials announced Tuesday. A two-year ...
Texas fish sting nets several Houston restaurants buying illegal fish ...KTRK-TV

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12 Houston Rooftops for Boozing with a View - Eater Houston

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 13:03

Eater Houston

12 Houston Rooftops for Boozing with a View
Eater Houston
In H-Town, rooftop bars offer something for everyone: dance parties with DJs, romantic evenings under the stars, picturesque skyline views. And as Texans know, one day it's spring and the next it's summer, so with warmer weather approaching fast, get ...

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Houston's Arian Foster, Daniel Gibson to appear on MTV's The Challenge - Chron.com

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:54

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Houston's Arian Foster, Daniel Gibson to appear on MTV's The Challenge
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Arian Foster and Daniel "Booby" Gibson are jumping into the fray of reality television with the debut of the latest season of MTV's The Challenge: Champs vs. Stars on Tuesday night. The Houston athletes are part of 10 stars who will appear on the show ...

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Remembering Houston's 2016 'Tax Day Flood' - KPRC Click2Houston

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:07

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Remembering Houston's 2016 'Tax Day Flood'
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HOUSTON - In April 2016, a storm system dumped more than a foot of rain on the Houston area, resulting in catastrophic flooding and the deaths of eight people. From April 17 to 18, an average of 12 to 16 inches of rain fell on the region in the span of ...

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Toll Roads Face Tax, Increased Traffic Challenges In The Houston-Area And Texas - Houston Public Media

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:35

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Toll Roads Face Tax, Increased Traffic Challenges In The Houston-Area And Texas
Houston Public Media
The political tide has turned against toll roads in Texas, imperiling a Tomball interchange project and hamstringing frustrated local officials, while setting an ominous tone for projects to come. The Houston Chronicle reports for years, state ...

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Former Miss Nebraska, Emmy-winner joins Houston's KPRC-TV ... - Chron.com

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:14

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Former Miss Nebraska, Emmy-winner joins Houston's KPRC-TV ...
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Brittany Jeffers, Miss Nebraska, competes in a preliminary evening gown competition for the 2010 Miss America Pageant at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino January 27, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The pageant will be held at the resort on January 30 ...

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Target introduces curbside pickup service in Houston - Chron.com

Local News - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 09:42

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Target introduces curbside pickup service in Houston
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Target is rolling out curbside pickup service to nearly 270 stores across the southern U.S., including 12 locations in the Houston area. The new "drive up" service, launched Tuesday, allows customers to place orders through the Target app, and have it ...

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