Bear Creek Park

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2013

    Voting Is... Easier When You Do It Early

    Planning on voting early in Houston? There are only two days left to do so and on November 5th you can ONLY vote in the precinct you are assigned to. When time is against you, waiting until the last minute to vote could be worse than trying to find this year's IT toy during a Black Friday sale. Wi ... More >>

  • Dining

    August 15, 2013

    La Fisheria

    The restaurant bans kids after 7p.m., and everyone on the Internet has an opinion.

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2013

    Summer Session: Low Alcohol for High Temps

    Back in the summer of '93, I got heat stroke. And a concussion. It was my first summer in Houston, after 10 years in Indiana, with its average July high of 83. I was playing an all-day soccer tournament out in Bear Creek Park, its freshly-razed expanse offering no respite from the brutal sun. I had ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2009

    Texas Traveler: Houston Haunts

    Photos by Brittanie SheyEntrance to the Donnellan vault below the Franklin Street Bridge​Texas Traveler has spent the better part of the month checking out some of the creepiest, oldest, most interesting parts of Houston and it's neighboring cities, and to wrap up the month we have a few more ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2009

    10 Slightly Better Reasons to Saw the Head Off a Child-Friendly Deer

    ​In November of last year, the remains of a tame deer named Mr. Buck were found in Bear Creek Park - minus the head. After receiving an anonymous tip, police found Mr. Buck's head in the home freezer of one Brandon Eugene Gregory, which just goes to show: people just can't be trusted with the ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 28, 2008

    25th Annual Labor Day Cup

    300 boys’ and girls’ soccer teams descend on Houston for one of the largest tournaments of its kind

  • Calendar

    May 13, 2004

    Heavy Heaving

    The Scots know about throwing games

  • News

    June 5, 2003


    Robert Casey told on Constable Perry Wooten. Wooten fired him. Now Casey and two other people are suing to get their jobs back.

  • News

    November 22, 2001

    Range War

    The shootout over gun club safety

  • Best of Houston

    September 21, 2000
  • Calendar

    February 17, 2000

    Keep Off the Grass

    Felder Rushing lectures at the Harris County Agriculture Extension Center

  • News

    January 1, 1998
  • Calendar

    March 14, 1996
  • Calendar

    August 31, 1995
  • News

    July 27, 1995

    The Sound and the Fury

    Talk radio's Rob Thorn warns of the New World Order and impending apocalypse. The Texas Constitutional Militia is listening.

  • Calendar

    May 11, 1995
  • News

    May 4, 1995

    The Law East of Downtown

    With his army of volunteer deputies, Victor Trevino is Harris County's most innovative and open lawman. But his sharp tongue hasn't endeared him to other politicians. And some wonder if all his power has gone to his head.

  • News

    December 8, 1994

    Harsh Sentences

    Teenagers ask a judge for an explanation and instead get smacked with a scolding

  • News

    October 27, 1994
  • News

    May 5, 1994

    A Bad Place to Die

    Robbie Bayley's life led straight to his death. Only nobody could see where he was going.