Stephen Fox

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2014

    3400 Montrose: Piece of Houston History Going ... Going .... Gone

    The parking lot of Disco Kroger at the corner of Montrose and Hawthorne has been an ideal vantage point to watch the two-month-long demolition of yet another curious piece of Houston history. While the ten-story building at 3400 Montrose is little more than twisted girders and concrete rubble now, i ... More >>

  • News

    February 15, 2007

    This Blows!

    Houston has a national rep for taking down buildings. So why are these eyesores still standing?

  • News

    October 12, 2006

    The Sole of Houston

    Hi. I'm John Lomax, and I'm a pedestrian. My friend, Uncle Tick, and I walked down 16-plus miles of Westheimer. This is our story.

  • News

    April 14, 2005

    What a Devil

    Evil triumphs at one church's Easter festival

  • News

    February 24, 2005

    The Dead Zone

    Houston buries its Inner Loop past under bright new shiny Perry Homes town houses

  • Best of Houston

    September 25, 2003
  • News

    July 25, 2002

    This Old House

    The City of Houston wants to further spiff up the area around Minute Maid Park. The historic Cohn House stands in its way.

  • Calendar

    January 31, 2002

    The Idea Man

    Lee Mingwei's high-concept art arrives at the Rice University Art Gallery

  • News

    June 28, 2001

    Born-Again Beauty

    Two years of toil took their toll on the trial lawyers -- but their historic church is finally back in business

  • News

    May 3, 2001

    Bulldozers at the Gate

    Houston fiddles while its architectural and cultural heritage disappears

  • Best of Houston

    September 21, 2000

    Best Amnesia

    Phillip Lopate

  • News

    June 1, 2000

    Gramercy Gets Fingered

    Some Museum District residents rally against plans for razing quaint apartments

  • News

    February 25, 1999

    Not a Pretty Picture

    Are Dominique de Menil's children radically changing her museum?

  • News

    January 30, 1997

    The Great Land Grab

    A nonprofit "charity" is pursuing millions in taxpayers' money to redevelop the Fourth Ward. The question for Houston Renaissance is, charity for whom?

  • Calendar

    November 7, 1996
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    April 4, 1996
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    December 23, 1993

    Once More Unto the Village, Dear Friends, Once More!

    On location with Henry G., Henry C. and Mayorbob