Jonathan Day

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    September 21, 2010

    Heights-Area Walmart Gets its Public Hearing

    The mayor says the Walmart vote can't be delayed any longer; City Council must decide tomorrow. ‚ÄčThe public had its last chance today to talk to the mayor and city council members about a proposed "380 agreement" between the city and developer Michael Ainbinder, who plans to build a Walmart near t ... More >>

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    January 15, 2009

    Bye-Bye Billboards, Or At Least Some Of Them

    This week saw the end of a long battle, and you probably didn't notice.The last of the 831 small billboards cluttering Houston streets was taken down. It was taken down as a result of an ordinance passed in 19-freaking-80, but at least it was taken down.(The ordinance has been tied up in litigation ... More >>

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    January 1, 2009

    The Stars of HISD

    "Prominent" takes on new meaning

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    December 22, 2008

    The Famous And Not-So-Famous Of HISD's "Prominent Alumni" List

    You probably don't realize it, but the Houston school district's website has a page dedicated to prominent alumni, listed by high school.Unfortunately, many of the "prominent" alumni are politicians, especially current and former HISD board members. Any definition of "prominent" that includes HISD b ... More >>

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    September 18, 2003

    Trapped on the Tracks

    A mayoral candidate wrestles with a no-win choice

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    July 9, 1998
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    March 27, 1997
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    October 10, 1996
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    June 1, 1995
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    May 4, 1995
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    March 2, 1995

    All About Elyse

    After years of making Mayor Bob presentable, Houston's First Lady is ready to get serious. Seriously.