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Elderly Houston-area woman sues Red Lobster after getting drunk, breaking hip - Chron.com

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 08:03

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Elderly Houston-area woman sues Red Lobster after getting drunk, breaking hip
Chron.com
An 82-year-old Harris County woman is suing Red Lobster, saying the seafood restaurant got her so drunk she fell and broke her hip and arm in the parking lot. The suit filed in Harris County Monday says that 113-pound Marlene Spencer had a 0.31 blood ...

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Houston-area day cares cited for bad practices - Chron.com

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 07:43

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Houston-area day cares cited for bad practices
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Children dragged down hallways, picked up by one arm and left alone in public parks - these are all violations noted in this compilation of troubling state violations at Houston-area day cares. The State of Texas offers the public a useful online tool ...

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SPARK park improvements slated for west side school - Chron.com

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 07:08

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SPARK park improvements slated for west side school
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Woodview Elementary in west Houston soon will see its playground undergo a $180,000 overhaul for the benefit of the bitty Beagles there, and their parents, if City Council signs off this week. Woodview is one of 30 Houston-area schools that will ...

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City Hall farmers market returns - Chron.com

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 07:08

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City Hall farmers market returns
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The City Hall farmers market will return Wednesday with 25 vendors and nine food trucks after a heat- and hurricane-induced hiatus. Through Dec. 20, those living or working in and around downtown can grab lunch or some groceries (cheese, bread, coffee, ...
Houston Farmers Market Returns Wednesday In Hermann SquarePatch.com

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Upcoming: Action Bronson, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Cop Warmth, John Hiatt, Mastodon, Roger McGuinn, etc. - Houston Press

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 06:02

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Upcoming: Action Bronson, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Cop Warmth, John Hiatt, Mastodon, Roger McGuinn, etc.
Houston Press
30footFALL: With Good Riddance, Big Wig, Zeroheroes. Fri., October 20, 9 p.m., $15 to $20. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838. An acoustic evening with Dispatch: Wed., December 6, 8 p.m., TBA. The Heights Theater, 339 W. 19th, Houston ...

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21 Best Things to Do in Houston This Week: Yes Men and the Texas Artist of the Year - Houston Press

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 04:03

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21 Best Things to Do in Houston This Week: Yes Men and the Texas Artist of the Year
Houston Press
That man in the gray suit may not be exactly who you think he is — he may be a Yes Man. Andy Bichlbaum and Mike Bonanno, guests of honor at UH's Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts' annual Artist Lecture, will speak about employing humor as a ...

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Arts festivals in Houston make unfortunate announcements in Harvey's aftermath - Rare.us

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 23:05

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Arts festivals in Houston make unfortunate announcements in Harvey's aftermath
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Though things have slowly but surely started on the road back to normalcy for Houston, they still have a ways to go before the city's ready to host its usual array of music festivals and events. @Index_Fest Houston has been cancelled. See the statement ...

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Rain causes problems for some drivers in Houston's southside - KPRC Houston

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 20:44

KPRC Houston

Rain causes problems for some drivers in Houston's southside
KPRC Houston
HOUSTON - Some drivers say they were overwhelmed by flooded roads in several parts of our area after a flash flood warning was issued Monday evening. The intersection of West Orem and Highway 288 in south Houston was nearly impassable after the ...

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Houston's convention business survives first post-Harvey test - Houston Chronicle

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 19:26

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Houston's convention business survives first post-Harvey test
Houston Chronicle
A man cleans the floor in the hallway in the Geroge R. Brown Convention Center, which was nearly empty, Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, in Houston. ( Karen Warren / Houston Chronicle ). Photo: Karen Warren, Staff. Image 2 of 56. The George R. Brown Convention ...
Last 900 Harvey evacuees leave convention center in HoustonChron.com
Harvey evacuees moving out of George R. Brown; FEMA opening another Disaster Recovery CenterHouston Business Journal
Harvey: City Relocates 900 Refugees From GRBPatch.com

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Upcoming Houston wine events - Chron.com

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 17:00

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Upcoming Houston wine events
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Duckhorn wine dinner with Duckhorn's Zack Rasmuson: Kirby's in The Woodlands, 1111 Timberloch Place. 7 p.m. Wednesday. $150. 713-362-1121. Schramsberg wine dinner with winemaker Hugh Davies: Benefiting Hurricane Harvey Hospitality Employee ...

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Houston restaurant news notes - Houston Chronicle

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 16:54

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Houston restaurant news notes
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"The Enchilada Queen Cookbook" by Sylvia Casares, owner of Sylvia's Enchilada Kitchen, was named best cookbook at the International Latino Book Awards in Los Angeles. Published last fall by St. Martin's Griffin and written with Dotty Griffith, the ...

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O'Brien Thinks Watson's Big Stage Experience Could Help Sunday - CBS Houston

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 16:35

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O'Brien Thinks Watson's Big Stage Experience Could Help Sunday
CBS Houston
HOUSTON (SPORTSRADIO 610) – Big stage success in college doesn't guarantee anything in the NFL. Just ask Tim Tebow. But Texans head coach Bill O'Brien is hoping that rookie quarterback's Deshaun Watson's experiences will give him added ...

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Houston home foreclosures, September 2017 - Chron.com

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 15:10

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Houston home foreclosures, September 2017
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Several bank-owned properties are on the market in the Houston area. For those in the market for a good deal without having to put in too much renovation work, these homes are definitely worth checking out. SPARED: Houston communities that fared the ...
What Was Your First Meal Out in Houston After Harvey?Houston Press
5 things to know in Texas energy this weekHouston Business Journal
Drink Houston announces they're closing their doorsKTRK-TV
My Modern Met -Jewish Journal
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Houston Looks To Supreme Court To Resolve Same-Sex Marriage Benefits Fight - Houston Public Media

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 14:21

Houston Looks To Supreme Court To Resolve Same-Sex Marriage Benefits Fight
Houston Public Media
The city of Houston is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review a decision by the Texas Supreme Court in which the court suggested a landmark ruling legalizing same-sex marriage does not fully address the right to marriage benefits. Alexa Ura, Texas ...

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Here's where Houston flooded the most and least - Houston ... - Houston Business Journal

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 14:20

Houston Business Journal

Here's where Houston flooded the most and least - Houston ...
Houston Business Journal
But some Houston neighborhoods escaped Harvey's wrath, including Montrose and Fall Creek. Click through the slideshow to see which communities weren't ...

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New relief fund started for Houston hospitality employees - Houston Business Journal

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 14:20

Houston Business Journal

New relief fund started for Houston hospitality employees
Houston Business Journal
Employees in the hospitality industry will soon be able to receive monetary aid to help recover post-Harvey. The Houston Hospitality Employee Relief Fund will provide aid to help offset financial losses incurred due to the storm and its aftermath ...

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Prelude Coffee & Tea opens in downtown Houston - Houston ... - Chron.com

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 13:38

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Prelude Coffee & Tea opens in downtown Houston - Houston ...
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David Buehrer and Ecky Prabanto, respected locally by Houston java aficionados for their boutique coffee acumen, will open Prelude Coffee & Tea on Sept.
Downtown Houston's Newest Coffee Shop Arrives This Week - Eater ...Eater Houston

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Man found shot in head, woman wounded inside SUV in west Houston - KPRC Houston

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 13:33

KPRC Houston

Man found shot in head, woman wounded inside SUV in west Houston
KPRC Houston
HOUSTON - Three people were sent to the hospital after a shooting on Westbranch and Bellaire Boulevard. The victims were taken to local hospitals, two in critical and one in stable condition. More News Headlines. Dad in clown mask shot at while chasing ...
Three injured in west Houston gunfireChron.com

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Last 900 Harvey evacuees leave convention center in Houston - Beaumont Enterprise

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 12:41

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Last 900 Harvey evacuees leave convention center in Houston
Beaumont Enterprise
FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, file photo, evacuees escaping the floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey rest at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. Officials say the last 900 Hurricane Harvey evacuees at the George R. Brown ...

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Last 900 Harvey evacuees leave convention center in Houston - Laredo Morning Times

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 12:41

Laredo Morning Times

Last 900 Harvey evacuees leave convention center in Houston
Laredo Morning Times
FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, file photo, evacuees escaping the floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey rest at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. Officials say the last 900 Hurricane Harvey evacuees at the George R. Brown ...

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