Robert Gallegos

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2014

    Now What Happens to All Those Anti-HERO Shirts?

    They said no. They screamed it. Protesters yelled in front of city hall Wednesday, in opposition of legislation for a Houston Equal Rights Ordinance. "We say no," the protesters repeated. A few women, serving as reverb, chanted "God says no." ERO adorned their chests, thick red slashes cutting t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2014

    "Visual Blight" or a Cheaper Bridge for METRO?

    Members of METRO's Board of Directors that were in attendance at a meeting last week voted unanimously to build an overpass at Hughes Street. The problem: some East Side residents don't agree with that move. The overpass will connect METRO's new Green Line, which will open in the fall, from Hughes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2014

    Community Hoping a Botanical Garden Is the Answer to Revitalize Houston's East End

    There's been a lot of heavy discussion over plans to build a botanic garden on the East End, with a likely home being the Gus Wortham Golf Course. It all came to a head at a public forum hosted by the city late last month when passions collided over where to place the multi-million garden space. Co ... More >>

  • News

    November 4, 2004

    Eating It Up

    Are HISD and Aramark cooking the books to feast on federal breakfast subsidies?