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Houston celebrates city's culture on '713 Day' - KHOU.com

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 19:29

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Houston celebrates city's culture on '713 Day'
KHOU.com
July 13, or "713 Day," is the unofficial holiday to celebrate the Bayou City. It's the bayous and the ball parks. The barbecue and the bravery. But it's just three little numbers that brings it all together. The "713" area code had been around a long ...

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Houston homeless man steals hearts with sweet serenade - KTRK-TV

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 18:58

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Houston homeless man steals hearts with sweet serenade
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A homeless man is stealing hearts with a sweet serenade for a woman who generously bought him a meal. Cristala Poole told ABC13 that she recently encountered a man named Maurice near a McDonald's restaurant in downtown Houston. Poole was on a ...

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Top 11 Things To Do This Weekend: July 13-15 - KHOU.com

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 18:22

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Top 11 Things To Do This Weekend: July 13-15
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HOUSTON - Another summer weekend is here and there's lots of fun things to do in the Bayou City! Here are our Top 11 Things To Do This Weekend: 1. Harlem Globetrotters at The Berry Center. Watch the famous Harlem Globetrotters put on the best family ...

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Man taken into custody after refusing to come down off apartment building roof - KPRC Click2Houston

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 17:07

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Man taken into custody after refusing to come down off apartment building roof
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A man refused to come down off the roof of an apartment building Friday, according to Houston police. PHOTOS: Man refuses to come down off apartment complex roof. More Headlines. Woman stabs boyfriend, runs to roof at Near Northside apartment ...
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Man with knife on roof of NE Houston apartment complex - KTRK-TV

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 15:37

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Man with knife on roof of NE Houston apartment complex
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A man armed with a knife is on the roof of an apartment complex after he allegedly threatened people, Houston police said. SWAT and hostage negotiation teams were called Friday afternoon to the 9000 block of Sterlingshire in northeast Houston on ...
"They saved him to see another day:" Police arrest knife-wielding man on apartment roofChron.com
Man taken into custody after refusing to come down off...KPRC Click2Houston
Man on NE Houston apartment roof taken down live on KHOU 11 News, facing assault chargesKHOU.com
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After alligator lunges at pet at Lake Houston's East End Park, gator warning signs coming - Chron.com

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 15:19

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After alligator lunges at pet at Lake Houston's East End Park, gator warning signs coming
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Park patrons may soon see alligator warning signs at East End Park on the banks of Lake Houston. Kingwood Service Association officials say alligator sightings are not entirely uncommon for areas bordering Lake Houston waterways and have been ...

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Problematic Houston Avenue bridge won't be raised until at least 2020, TxDOT says - Houston Chronicle

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 14:47

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Problematic Houston Avenue bridge won't be raised until at least 2020, TxDOT says
Houston Chronicle
The Houston Avenue bridge over Interstate 10 was struck for the fourth time this year by an 18-wheeler Thursday, marking the 14th time the bridge has been hit since the start of 2017, according to the Texas Department of Transportation.

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Problematic Houston Avenue bridge won't be raised until at least ... - Chron.com

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 14:34

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Problematic Houston Avenue bridge won't be raised until at least ...
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The Houston Avenue bridge over Interstate 10 was struck for the fourth time this year by an 18-wheeler Thursday, marking the 14th time the bridge has been hit ...

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Construction nightmare headed to Houston's freeways way this weekend: What you need to know - KPRC Click2Houston

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 13:52

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Construction nightmare headed to Houston's freeways way this weekend: What you need to know
KPRC Click2Houston
HOUSTON - Houston's roads may not be the most inviting place this weekend – and we're not talking about the normal crazy drivers, things falling off pickup trucks and general roadway debris. We're talking construction. Here is a rundown of the major ...

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Houston freeways shut down this weekend for construction | abc13 ... - KTRK-TV

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 12:31

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Houston freeways shut down this weekend for construction | abc13 ...
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Plan ahead this weekend! Your route to see family and friends may hold an unwelcome highway closure along Highway 290, the East Freeway, or Beltway 8.
khou.com | Weekend traffic alert: Multiple freeways to shut down for ...KHOU.com

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Who Has the Best Wine List in Houston? And Other Food News - Houstonia Magazine

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 12:22

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Who Has the Best Wine List in Houston? And Other Food News
Houstonia Magazine
Pappas Bros. Steakhouse remains the Houston gold standard in wine service, says Wine Spectator, which recently announced 49 local award winners in its 2018 Restaurant Awards competition. The Uptown steakhouse on Westheimer won its ...

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Houston being flooded — by restaurants from DFW - Houston Chronicle

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 12:04

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Houston being flooded — by restaurants from DFW
Houston Chronicle
When Ben Stephens and his wife relocated to Houston from Dallas three years ago, he thought he would be saying goodbye to one of his favorite hangouts. Truck Yard, a carnival of cheesesteaks, craft beer, live music and back-patio bonhomie complete with ...

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Where to brunch in Houston right now: 5 best new bets for weekend cravings - CultureMap Houston

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 11:51

CultureMap Houston

Where to brunch in Houston right now: 5 best new bets for weekend cravings
CultureMap Houston
Summer's longer days mean every one stays out a little later at night. And later nights mean maybe having a cocktail or two more than is wise, which might make it a little harder to get out of bed in the morning. When that happens, no one feels much ...

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Where to brunch in Houston right now: 5 best new bets for weekend cravings - CultureMap Houston

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 11:45

CultureMap Houston

Where to brunch in Houston right now: 5 best new bets for weekend cravings
CultureMap Houston
Summer's longer days mean every one stays out a little later at night. And later nights mean maybe having a cocktail or two more than is wise, which might make it a little harder to get out of bed in the morning. When that happens, no one feels much ...

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It's 713 Day. How Houston are you? Take the quiz. - Houston ... - Chron.com

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 10:44

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It's 713 Day. How Houston are you? Take the quiz. - Houston ...
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Houston's favorite unofficial holiday is here so bust out your swangas and Astros gear while chowing down on some delicious barbecue. The 713 area code, ...
Our 13 Favorite Shirts to Rep Houston for 713 Day | HoustoniaHoustonia Magazine

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Houston psychologist, gun activist sound off on kids growing up with guns - Chron.com

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 09:55

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Houston psychologist, gun activist sound off on kids growing up with guns
Chron.com
At least four children have accidentally shot themselves in the Houston-area this year. All of those children were 6 years old or younger, and three of them died from their wounds. The most recent incident on Tuesday at a Hockley-area home left a 4 ...

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Luxury multifamily project planned near Houston's Uptown Park, River Oaks District - Houston Business Journal

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 08:11

Houston Business Journal

Luxury multifamily project planned near Houston's Uptown Park, River Oaks District
Houston Business Journal
Houston-based multifamily real estate company Fein has acquired nearly 3.4 acres inside the 610 Loop for its next luxury project. The project, called Reverie at River Hollow, will be at the northeast corner of Post Oak Park Drive and River Hollow Lane, ...

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Immigrant mother and daughter at center of family separation controversy reunited in Houston - KTRK-TV

Local News - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 05:53

Immigrant mother and daughter at center of family separation controversy reunited in Houston
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A mother from El Salvador and her 6-year-old daughter were reunited in Houston Friday morning as part of the court-ordered reunification of separated migrant families. Cindy Madrid and her daughter Allison Ximena were separated in June on the border.

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