15 days ago | Environment
The first punch in the gut for Donna Harvey and Keith Copeland started around midnight Tuesday, May 26, when 18 inches of rancid water forced its way into their Meyerland home during the Memorial Day flood. The storm that led Texas Governor Greg A...
1 month ago | Sports
Inside of NRG Stadium, everything about the Texas A&M Aggies’ domination of the Arizona State Sun Devils felt like a home game at Kyle Field. Outside of the Houston Texans’ home, not so much. On Saturday night, the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff jumps...
2 months ago | Courts
In October 2007, Willie Jo Mills of Houston suffered a stroke that paralyzed the right side of her body. A widow with two daughters and a son, the 80-year-old woman was prescribed a variety of pain medications, but doctors couldn’t find the right ...
4 months ago | Things To Do
Jim Sauter and Kid Millions are an unlikely pair for a music duo. Sauter is a saxophone veteran of the long-running Borbetomagus, the sax-sax-electric guitar noise wall that’s both wonderful and horrible in the most amazing way. Millions is a youn...
4 months ago | Spaced City
In November, the Midtown Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone attempted to annex portions of Montrose, which would’ve allowed Midtown to use Montrose’s property-tax revenue for redevelopment projects in Midtown. One of the only businesses that seemed t...
1 year ago
The old AstroWorld site, the Dallas Country Club, Valero refineries in the San Antonio and Port Arthur areas, and Western Refinery out in El Paso are a handful of high-end properties that have ditched millions of dollars in property taxes to the d...