Miguel Avila

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2012

    DPS: Truckload of Immigrants Was Speeding Straight Toward Schools

    The tale of the two suspected illegal Guatemalan immigrants killed by a DPS sharpshooter perched in a helicopter took a turn Thursday when the Department said the truck they were in was barreling toward a school and had to be stopped. "The pickup truck continued to speed recklessly toward William ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2011

    Morris "Big Boy" Jones: Luck Runs Out for (Alleged) Westside Fence

    According to court records, police already had Morris "Big Boy" Jones over a barrel when they rolled up outside his Katy home. A criminal complaint shows they had already seized more than $30,000 worth of stolen Palais Royal threads from his storefront way out Clay Road. And when police went to visi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 1, 2010

    Last Call For Art: Festival of Lights and Polish Art

    ‚ÄčThe first weekend of 2010 is plenty busy with exhibit and film closings. First up, you can catch the last bits of Moody Garden's Christmas celebrations including Festival of Lights. On January 2, the festival closes with a Fruit Cake Launch and Christmas Tree Chunk. (Think of it -- you can get al ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 8, 2009

    “4 Scenarios”

    Themes of self-identity and belonging are examined in the new Rudolph Projects/ArtScan Gallery exhibit