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  • 14 years ago

    The Myrtle Cruz Inc. accounting company usually gets between 250 and 500 pieces of mail daily at its downtown office. So it was unusual when not even one letter arrived on a recent day. Office manager Mary Jarmon found it even stranger when nothin...

  • 14 years ago

    Anne Hudson Jones suspected it immediately. She'd just finished reading a Houston Chronicle review of the premiere of the play Heart of a Woman. The comedy tells the story of Texans Hannah and her husband, Duane, who dies and has his organs used f...

  • 14 years ago

    Walking off the baseball diamond at Bellaire High School, Andrea Keller spotted a black Labrador. She remembered her coach, Rocky Manuel yelling, "Get that dog off my field!" Luckily Keller, then a 15-year-old sophomore, saw a parent volunteer, wh...

  • 14 years ago

    The route to this ragged neighborhood of southwest Houston is lined with abandoned buildings, for-sale notices and commercial signs understood only by those versed in Chinese. Across from a weed-strewn lot bisected by high-power lines is the nonde...