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“Following General Sam Houston”
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 4 a.m. by Olivia Flores Alvarez
Historic figure Sam Houston isn’t just a name in a history book. He was a real man who lived, worked and died. In the case of Houston, he spent some of his time in Texas and the events of his life were chronicled by artist and...
The Rest of the Best 2014: Houston's Top 10 Parks (Inside the Loop)
Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 5 a.m. by Olivia Flores Alvarez
There have been a few changes to our choices of top ten centrally located parks since 2013's list. The top three spots are filled by the same parks, but not in the same order as last year. A couple of things affected our choices. On...
Free for All: Chicken Run, "Foley's Department Store" and the 11th Annual Holiday Market
Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 7 a.m. by Olivia Flores Alvarez
Friday is the last day of the Chicken Run Free Family Fun. The animated film is a hilarious parody of prison break films, but this time the action is set on a British farm. One independent chicken, Ginger, decides she's going to fle...
''William Marsh Rice: The Man and His Legacy''
Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 4 a.m. by Altamese Osborne
William Marsh Rice was born in Springfield, Massachusetts, but it wasn’t until his arrival in Texas — Galveston, to be exact — that he made his fortune. Eventually Rice moved to Houston, becoming the richest man in...