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  • Blogs

    May 21, 2014

    This Week in Food Blogs: Make It a Summer of Barbecue, Ice Cream & Quesadillas

    H-Town Chow Down: Ace Chinese Restaurant in The Woodlands is no more; it was gutted and transformed into a new restaurant, The Republic Grille. The H-Town Chow Down crew paid a visit to the Texas cuisine restaurant and thoroughly enjoyed its offerings, especially the Republic Burger and chicken frie ... More >>

  • News

    June 6, 2013


    Plans to turn the Astrodome into a parking lot are just wrong.

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2013

    Tear the Dome Down If You Must, But Not for a Freaking Parking Garage

    I have spent most of my 44 years on this earth in the city of Houston. I started visiting the Astrodome when I was just a kid for Astros and Oilers games as well as the occasional high school football game. I even walked on the floor for one of them. After all the memories and all the discussions, I ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 15, 2012

    Refinery: A Burger-centric Icehouse

    Dallas Street joint a work in progress, but with great potential.

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2012

    A Patio and a Postcard View at The Refinery

    It seems as though a new burger joint opens in Houston every week. Whether it's imports like Denver-based Elevation Burger and Dallas-based Burger House or homegrown concepts like Guru Burger in Sugar Land and JerryBuilt in Bellaire, it's no longer good enough just to serve a terrific burger. You ha ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 14, 2012
  • Calendar

    June 13, 2002

    Write On

    Jim Maxfield's Tanglewood Pharmacy is home to the autographs of the rich and famous

  • Film

    February 10, 2000

    Mousse Crossing

    Think of the mildly amusing Big Tease as the Spinal Tap of haute coiffure