Plans to reroute Buffalo Bayou will rescue an unstable waterway. Or they will destroy one of the last natural stretches of riparian forest on the bayou. Consensus seems to have taken a hike.
A young Houston physician designed a lethal cocktail that killed more than 900 men, women, children and babies at a place that was supposed to be a paradise but is better known as Jonestown.
Let this be a lesson to all you online daters out there...Always run a records check on the people you choose to bring home, and if their name turns up nothing at all via Google, be afraid. Very, very afraid. According to a criminal complaint filed over the weekend, an area woman failed to perform ... More >>
This year's winners have art, passion and history on their side. And now they'll also each have a check for $2,000.
Here in Texas, we lay claim to some of the most interesting and influential GLBT men and women of our time. Admittedly, they generally get out as fast as they can, but to us, they'll always be Texans. Here are ten GLBT men and women we're proudest to call Texans, especially during this season of Pri ... More >>
Sometimes it takes someone willing to make a hard tackle
Native Houstonian creates Web site for boomer music fans
Freegans prove there is such a thing as they Dumpster-dive for food for themselves and the homeless
She was freed after a false arrest. But the fingerpointing continues.
Riders may get more than they bargained for when they head to amusement parks this summer
Lee High School dropped football, deciding golf was a better sport for its kids, no matter how poor or new to this country they might be
The HISD police officer was supposed to be there to protect children. Instead, he raped a 17-year-old and said it was her fault. And HISD says it bears no blame at all.
Mark Bradford built the world's biggest, coolest catapult. But could the unlucky artist make it work?
Long before DJ Screw, Darryl Scott was Houston's mixmaster, spinning records that eventually spun him into the ground. A reformed Scott has a new rap these days - the word of God.
Everybody knows that HISD is supposed to be second-rate. So why are private school kids defecting back to the district that nobody wanted?
Is the D.A.'s office for sale to the highest bidder?
Houston's First Family of Barbecue has anointed an heir apparent to its expanding empire. And his name is Levi.
Richard Millet made chemistry come alive for students. But his career may be killed by crack.
Alex Golubitsky was a high school revolutionary in search of a cause. Then he became his own cause.
From the Malibus to the Natives to on his own, Herschel Berry has haunted -- and been haunted by -- Houston music for three decades. So is he ready to give it up? You've gotta be kidding
Massive HPD sting nails desperate teenage cigarette thieves
Roy Ames and his Home Cooking records have spread the sound of Houston blues around the world. Some local musicians are wondering why he hasn't spread more of the wealth as well.