Charlotte Aguilar

  • Dining

    October 17, 2013

    Top 10 Burgers in Houston 2013

    The rest of the best.

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2013

    Openings & Closings: Food Truck Parks Head Outside the Loop, The Reason Behind Hungry's Expansion & More

    Since there aren't that many closings in comparison to most other weeks, let's get the sad news over with first. Yummy Yummy for my Tummy opened at the beginning of June, but has decided to close its doors. In an announcement on Facebook on Wednesday, October 9, the Latin American restaurant off of ... More >>

  • Dining

    May 9, 2013

    Todo con Queso

    Houston's 10 best Tex-Mex restaurants.

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2013

    Openings & Closings: New Concepts from Beloved Chefs, Opening Soon

    Let's pull the Band-aid off and list the bad news first: Jeannine's Bistro officially closed this past week after a temporary closure became permanent. On its Facebook page, the Belgian restaurant posted the following farewell: We've sadly decided to close, and wanted to thank all our friends & pat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2013

    Ken Bridge Opening New Cantina Concept at White Oak and Studewood

    I am convinced that Ken Bridge has figured out a way to subsist on thousands of micro-naps during the day, like Jack Donaghy on 30 Rock. It's the only way I can think of how Bridge must manage the handful of restaurant concepts he's successfully grown throughout Houston. His company, Delicious Conce ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2011

    HISD's Apollo 20 Dealing With Some Outbound Personnel

    Changes at Terry Grier's signature turn-around program​In today's Examiner newpapers, editor Charlotte Aguilar breaks the news that Jeremy Beard, the school improvement officer assigned to oversee the turnaround project for the district's low-performing schools, is leaving Houston ISD. Instea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2009

    The Chron's Clifford Pugh Lands On His Feet, Locally

    We called the axing of Chronicle features writer Clifford Pugh the most surprising in the recent round of cuts at the paper, and we have to say -- either he's got a lot of fans, or every single one of them decided to leave a comment on the various Chron threads about him.There's further news, though ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2008

    He’s Roger Clemens, and He Supports That Message

    The Rocket’s mission to sell baseball cards in Bellaire has been aborted. Oh, how the mighty have fallen. In the case of Roger Clemens, you can see just how far at Bellaire Little League’s Jessamine Field. As at many well-heeled Little League ballparks, the outfield fence is for sale to adverti ... More >>

  • Film

    April 6, 2000

    The World (Fest) Is Not Enough

    In its 33rd year -- or is it the 22nd? the Houston International Film Festival still barely registers with the people it's suppose to serve