Barry Klein

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2012

    City of Houston to Vote on Charitable Feeding Ordinance

    Every Sunday morning at 8:30 a.m., volunteers for Noah's Kitchen gather at Jenni's Noodle House in the Heights and begin prepping for their day ahead. Since 2010, the charity's mission has been to feed Houston's homeless one meal at a time. In their first year, Noah's Kitchen volunteers fed 5,000 p ... More >>

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    February 10, 2010

    Saving Term Limits Is A Real Emergency!!

    ‚ÄčThe right-wing gadflies of Houston, people like Barry Klein and Bob Lemer, are up in arms and rousing the troops against an effort to relax term limits for Houston city council and mayor.There's a meeting tonight about the matter, and Lemer sent out an e-mail blast last night encouraging people t ... More >>

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    March 4, 2009

    Metro Approves Huge New Contract. And We Do Mean Huge

    There had been a bit of a dust-up this week because the Metro board didn't release the details of the most expensive infrastructure contract in the city's history before the Board of Directors voted on it this afternoon. Perhaps to reconcile, Chairman David Wolff broke standard procedure at today's ... More >>

  • News

    February 9, 2006

    Let There Be Gifts

    If you want to honor this preacher's wife, don't be cheap

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    September 11, 2003


    Here's how Metro wants to sell us on light rail

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    May 3, 2001

    Bulldozers at the Gate

    Houston fiddles while its architectural and cultural heritage disappears

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    May 11, 2000

    The Dispossessed

    When HISD starts deciding whose homes to take, schoolkids are the only messengers. The Moríns learned that lesson too late.

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    November 18, 1999

    True Confessions

    Our attempt at a sly satire was so subtle that we ended up with volunteers

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    July 29, 1999


    The city of Houston is being carved into special taxing districts, promising windfalls for some, financial burdens for others

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    October 29, 1998

    All Together Now

    Civic, school and business leaders unite to try to pass a massive HISD bond election

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    October 8, 1998

    Airhead Journalism Alert!

    "Please -- Stop Me Before I Print Again!"

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    September 11, 1997

    Jack's Big Payback

    How an arrogant, overbearing landlord fought City Hall -- and won

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    December 12, 1996
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    November 14, 1996
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    November 7, 1996
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    October 17, 1996

    Hard Sell

    That credibility gap may be too wide for Proposition One backers to traverse

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    October 3, 1996
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    December 14, 1995

    Lenwood Johnson's Last Stand

    APV is more than his home. It's his life. No wonder he can't let it go without one final struggle.

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    May 11, 1995