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  • Blogs

    September 24, 2010

    Tracie Denise Bell: Cop Who Bilked Hurricane-Kids Charity Gets 16 Years In Prison

    Tracie Denise Bell: Basketball was the road to ill-gotten riches‚ÄčA Houston police officer who tried to bilk $435,000 via a bogus basketball league for hurricane evacuees has been sentenced to 16 years in prison, the DAs office announced.Tracie Denise Bell, 41, had been with HPD for a dozen years w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2009

    Environment Texas Wants More Solar Power (Big Surprise)

    Environment Texas held a press conference today in front of the Mirabeau B. Sales Center at the corner of Waugh and Hyde Park to, excuse the pun, shed light on the positives of solar energy, specifically in terms of promoting "green" collar job growth in the solar power industry and reducing energy ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 30, 2007

    “Strong Family, Strong Community”

    HAUL S.H.A.P.E.s our future

  • News

    December 8, 2005

    System Failure

    Tropical Storm Allison destroyed houses that never quite got fixed, thanks to bureaucratic bungling and cheaters

  • News

    November 20, 2003

    Fixer-Upper Downer

    HUD hammers the city for botched house repairs for seniors and the disabled

  • News

    July 31, 2003

    Rockets My-Nority Tryouts

    Potential partners face a steep ante

  • News

    October 17, 2002

    Moving On

    Continual crime, aging apartments and new activism collide as the fight for Fondren Southwest's soul rages onward

  • News

    August 9, 2001

    Punched Out

    Have patience: From the wrath of dangling chads comes computerized dial-a-voting

  • News

    December 7, 2000

    Bayou City Beat-up

    Things get ugly as longtime Fox reporter Lloyd Gite leaves

  • News

    November 27, 1997
  • News

    January 9, 1997

    Dealer of the Art

    In his 14 years as Director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Peter Marzio has increased the MFA's endowment tenfold, tripled MFA Membership and gotten it started on a huge new home. He hasn't done badly for himself, either.

  • Calendar

    May 9, 1996
  • News

    July 20, 1995

    Third Ward Rising

    One of Houston's most venerable communities is set for redevelopment. Before that happens, though, perhaps one question needs to be answered: Whose community?