Jim Murphy

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2013

    Bipartisan Bill Filed Creating Hike & Bike Paths From Houston's Utility Easements

    People have been talking about it for years, but the idea came one step closer to reality this week when a bipartisan group of legislators filed bills to help create hike-and-bike paths along Houston's utility easements. Those easements -- the property surrounding, say, those large electricity towe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2011

    Kristi Thibaut: Former State Rep Announces for At-Large Council Seat

    Kristi Thibaut: Running for council.​Kristi Thibaut, the Democrat who rode the 2008 Obama surge into a single term in the state legislature representing Memorial and the west side of town, has announced she is running for the at-large City Council seat being vacated by term-limited Sue Lovell. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2010

    Kristi Thibault: We Narrowly Missed Electing A Socialist, Apparently

    Not just a Warren Beatty movie‚ÄčKristi Thibault was one of thousands many Democratic State Reps to go down to defeat yesterday.Little did we know just what a bullet we dodged.A Friend of Hair Balls sent us a flyer he had seen posted in Thibault's district, from what is no doubt a well-respected gro ... More >>

  • News

    April 3, 2003

    Vietnam 1, Alief 0

    HCC cuts classes after planting a flag in Saigon

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    July 22, 1999


    Board Out of Its Gourd!

  • News

    June 4, 1998

    No Relief in Sight

    Traffic congestion will remain a problem for westside streets as the Westpark Tollroad and the HOV-lane projects are stalled

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    May 28, 1998
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    May 21, 1998
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    May 7, 1998

    Upping the Ante-Up

    A planned HOV lane in west Houston ma instead become yet another toll road in our fair city

  • Music

    June 15, 1995

    The Future of Rock and Roll

    We've seen it in a crystal ball and the pictures aren't pretty