The lawsuits are afootPaul West, former chief financial officer of the company that owns the chain of Sherlock's bars, has filed a new and improved TABC complaint against the company, in connection with a fatal shooting outside the River Oaks Sherlock's. West complained that the River O ... More >>
You can't say you weren't warned when it comes to LTThere's a scene at the very beginning of the Tom Cruise hit film Jerry Maguire where superagent Maguire is shown adeptly handling all of the day-to-day duties that come with his territory. Wooing potential new clients, securing sponsorship deals ... More >>
Hey, Esquire, stick to covering topics like this and we'll all be happy.The venerated Esquire has released its list of the Best Bars in America, compiled after what we imagine was some serious and excessive binge-drinking that had either mind-erasing or mind-altering effects on the editors ... More >>
Casey Burden, one of the lead actors in The Andrews Brothers! now appearing at Stages, started working out extra hard to get ready for his role as one of the stagehands who slaps on a wig and takes over when the Andrews Sisters can't make the USO show because of a chickenpox quarantine."It's o ... More >>
Kim DouglassHey, it's been a couple of days since we used this photo... Like a mother sending her baby off to college, we here at Rocks Off are pretty proud of the Wild Moccasins for representing Houston's up-and-coming indie scene so well on the band's first extended tour this past month. So natura ... More >>
Breaking a drought with Dry Futures
Galveston locals have been torturing tourists at this fabulous old hangout for the last 60 years
Budget cutbacks threaten one city program that works
Lions tames Duvall and Caine with feel-good cornpone
Gerry survives nicely on scant dialogue and ample images
After hatching a new plan with The Egg, Shiner continues to scramble its sound
Affluenza (Fancy Music)
Principal Lawrence Allen is a role model to some, an inept bumbler to others. Jones High School is split: Magnet-program parents versus the local community. It's up to Superintendent Kaye Stripling to make it right. Lucky her.
A family name divides a candidate and her stepson
A Houston attorney who specialized in saving killers' lives couldn't handle his own. So he took it.
Vincent D'Onofrio may be the best actor of his generation, but who would notice?
Local Music Reviewed
Burning Spear's gimmick-free reggae has all the earmarks of home
Inherit the Wind should be moving debate; the Alley makes it one-sided argument