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Sport Fishing

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2014

    Poachers Kill More Than 50 Sharks in Gulf

    Coast Guard crews in the Gulf of Mexico have found what they're calling a bootleg fishing net operation about 37 miles north of the Mexican border that left more than 50 sharks dead and decomposing in the ocean. According to the Coast Guard, "Crews in South Texas located and recovered a gill net wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2013

    Intellicast.com: I Live in Houston, Texas. Perhaps You've Heard of It? Or Not.

    For better or worse, I've always been one of those nimrods that gets a little bent out of shape whenever I see a list of major cities in America that doesn't include Houston. This invariably happens on things like morning talk shows where they run a ticker of weather during the show and every city u ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2012

    Friday Night: Public Image Ltd. at Scout Bar

    Public Image Ltd. Scout Bar November 2, 2012 Not many shows remind you that sound has actual, physical mass, but Public Image Ltd. sure did Friday. Mass, as in something tangible and discernible, with density and volume. Especially volume. But don't count out density. Yes, I'm talking about some ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 14, 2012
  • Calendar

    June 14, 2012
  • Blogs

    October 11, 2011

    The Aggies Are Full of S*#!% About Tech Fans

    Texas A&M athletic director Bill Byrne was highly upset with Texas Tech fans this weekend: ​The horrendous and extensive vandalism took place outside what is no doubt Lubbock's finest hotel as the Aggies visited to play Texas Tech. Terrible. Except Tech has done its own investigation, and dis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2011

    The Truhearts: Singer-Songwriters, Bass Fishing Enthusiasts

    Each Wednesday, Rocks Off arbitrarily appoints one lucky local performer or group "Artist of the Week," bestowing upon them all the fame and grandeur such a lofty title implies. Know a band or artist that isn't awful? Email their particulars to sheaserrano@gmail.com. ​This week, the perfectly ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2011

    Grass Carp: You've Done Your Job Saving Lake Conroe, Now They're Coming to Kill You

    Grass carp: You're fired!!​When Lake Conroe began to be overrun with the harmful plant hydrilla, Texas officials had the answer -- they brought in a bunch of grass carp to eat that stuff up. The carp performed admirably: The lake is now essentially free of hydrilla, Texas Parks and Wildlife s ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 19, 2011
  • Blogs

    May 17, 2011

    River Monster, East Texas Style

    Dallas Trinity TrailsThat's one big alligator gar.​It might look like a mere minnow to Jeremy Wade, the stolidly bonkers host of Animal Planet's River Monsters, but to the rest of us, the giant alligator gar that Cleveland's Joseph Williams caught appears to be nothing short of a behemoth from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2011

    Y'all Musta Forgot: RoderickVONN's I'm Almost Done Getting Ready!

    ​Houston's history is dotted with albums that, fairly or not, have been swept aside. We'll examine them here. Have an album that you think nobody knows about but should? Email sheaserrano@gmail.com. You know RoderickVONN. He's the other guy from JUZCOZ (the one that doesn't kind of look like ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2010

    Chef Chat, Part 2: Jamie Zelko of Zelko Bistro

    Tam Vo​We continue our visit with Chef Jamie Zelko by discussing the her bistro's ambiance and some of her many hidden talents. EOW: So let's talk about your restaurant. I see some aged wood and old photographs. Tell me about your inspiration for the ambiance. Zelko: Well the wood on the ... More >>

  • News

    April 22, 2010

    Chron's Feelings Are Hurt

    HBO drama didn't celebrate Houston as best-est place.

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2010

    The Easy Way To Win A Bass Tournament: Stick A Lead Weight In The Belly Of Your Fish

    ​Wily criminal minds never sleep. Luckily for the forces of good and justice, neither do the dedicated men and women of the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department.Robby Rose, 45, a competitive fisherman from Garland, was playing (fishing?) in a bass tournament in Rockwall County last October. Appar ... More >>

  • News

    January 21, 2010

    Net Gains and Losses

    Is the Omega Protein company overfishing the most important fish in the sea?

  • Calendar

    July 2, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 16, 2009

    How To Treat A City's Ills: Lame Jokes!

    We've written before about the...ummm....interesting things going on in La Marque.City officials have been resigning, the crime rate is rising, there are Ike recovery issues to be dealt with, people are pissed.So let's lighten up with a joke, right? That's what La Marque Mayor Bill Charbonneau thoug ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2009

    Fish Story: Arctic Char

    There are lots of fishing camps in Nunavik, Quebec's arctic region, devoted to fly fishing for arctic char. There's even an annual arctic char fishing derby in Whale Cove, in case you want to try your luck. The highly prized freshwater game fish is a traditional food of the Inuit natives and its hig ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 29, 2008

    Central Library Grand Reopening Celebration

    You can’t tell a library by its cover — unless it’s a $17 million cover

  • Calendar

    January 3, 2008

    Houston International Boat, Sport, and Travel Show

    From yachts and sailboats to fishing reels and beef jerky, it’s all here

  • Calendar

    July 26, 2007

    “Coniecturae Mysticae”

    Megnet and Harlow create, compare and contrast art

  • News

    December 29, 2005

    A Cut Above

    The future of the best beef in America may depend on a herd in East Texas

  • News

    January 27, 2005

    Over the Limit?

    PCBs may prompt a first-ever warning against bay speckled trout fishing

  • Best of Houston

    September 25, 2003

    Best Downtown Bar

    St. Pete's Dancing Marlin

  • Best of Houston

    September 25, 2003

    Best Seafood Restaurant

    Goode Co. Texas Seafood

  • Best of Houston

    September 26, 2002
  • Best of Houston

    September 26, 2002
  • Best of Houston

    September 20, 2001
  • News

    June 8, 2000

    The Long Haul

    Immigrant shrimpers survived Vietnam and the wrath of Texas rednecks. Can they do the same with new fishing restrictions?

  • News

    April 6, 2000
  • News

    April 6, 2000

    Reeling

    Bass kills and lesions on fish worry Sam Rayburn anglers. So does the state's plan to lower the lake's pollution standards.

  • Music

    March 25, 1999

    Fishin' Folk

    Ma, Pa and Jr. will love Trout Fishing in America's feel-good sound

  • News

    January 14, 1999

    Killer Weed

    The life-suffocating Salvinia molesta has entered Texas waterways. It's green, fast and deadly.

  • Calendar

    July 31, 1997
  • Calendar

    January 16, 1997
  • Dining

    June 29, 1995

    Goode Comfort

    In a changing world, Goode Company Seafood keeps on delivering

  • Music

    May 25, 1995

    Critic's Choice

    The Hard Way

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