Telemundo Communications Group Inc.

  • Culture

    May 1, 2014

    The 2014 Houston Cinco de Mayo Guide

    Houston offers up lots of Cinco de Mayo fun.

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2014

    Peek Inside Telemundo's Houston Offices and Their Play for TV News

    Who isn't familiar with Telemundo? As the second largest Spanish language network, Telemundo has a huge following in Houston. There are over a million Hispanic people living in Harris County alone. As part of my Spanish for Global Professions class at the University of Houston I was able to take a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2013

    Chefs to Demonstrate How to Cook During a Disaster with Ready Houston

    The city of Houston discovered fairly quickly after Hurricane Ike hit five years ago that it wasn't adequately prepared for a natural disaster of that magnitude. In the years since, the city has taken steps to make sure it's never caught unprepared again, including creating Ready Houston, an organiz ... More >>

  • Culture

    May 2, 2013

    Cinco de Mayo

    Celebrating Mexican culture with family-friendly events and lots of parties.

  • Culture

    January 31, 2013
  • Blogs

    December 10, 2012

    Fans Mourn Popular Mexican-American Banda Singer Jenni Rivera's Death

    Fans reacted with a mixture of sadness and disbelief to the news that Mexican-American singer Jenni Rivera, "la Diva de la Banda," was apparently killed in a plane crash in Northern Mexico early Sunday. Rivera's brother Gustavo told CNN that his sister was traveling with at least five other people. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    Bronco Bama For The Win: Your Election Night 2012 Live Blog & Comment Feed

    "There will be weeping there, and gnashing of teeth or something I guess..." -- Luke 13:28, A Copy Of The Bible I Swiped From A Hotel Room Hello and welcome to Hair Balls' election night live blog and comment, where tonight I will be chronicling the mania of the 2012 presidential ... More >>

  • News

    June 23, 2011

    War Zoned

    Who knew historic preservation could ignite so much neighborhood drama?

  • Culture

    May 5, 2011

    Up From the Underground

    Alex "Pr!mo" Luster got himself a documentary from the street art life.

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2010

    The Cheeseburger at Taqueria Abasolo

    ​A co-worker told me about the burger at Taqueria Abasolo (1109 Hogan St.), saying it was huge. So I popped by for lunch. When I walked in, the first thing I noticed, besides the fact that I was the only white person in the place, was all the kitschy knick-knacks hanging on the wall. I mean, i ... More >>

  • Film

    August 12, 2010

    Twilight of the Bods

    Sly and the family Stallone get nostalgic for their legacy of ­brutality in The Expendables.

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2010

    This Week In TV: The Return of 24 and American Idol, Fox's Advertising Revenue

    It's the middle of winter, we're about to get new shows, and this is the year I make contact. This was the week in TV Land. • So, New Year's happened. This was my first year not to ring it in with a regular party of friends who get dangerously drunk and watch the ball drop on Telemundo. But my ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2009

    The 10 Biggest Houston Bummers Of The Decade

    As we noted earlier this week, the fast-approaching end of the first decade of the 21st century brings with it a lot of lists.Some will be national; this will be strictly local. A lot of great things happened in Houston in the ten years of The Oughts, but a lot of bad things happened too. It's calle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2009

    Getting High on Empanadas and Yerba Mate

    Photos by Robb Walsh​The banana, Ghirardelli chocolate chip and dulce de leche empanada at Original Marini's Empanadas is a crowd pleaser. And everybody loves the apple Gabriella empanada with chunks of apples, dulce de leche and cream cheese too. But my favorite, the fig, cheese and walnut em ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2009

    What You'll Be Missing Tomorrow If You Don't Get Your Digital-Converter TV Box

    The Great Digital TV Revolution occurs tomorrow, and Hair Balls is worried for those of you still clinging to your rabbit ears and MacGyvered-aluminum-foil towers. While we applaud those who have drawn a line in the sand and refused to feed the cable and satellite beasts, we urge you to get a govern ... More >>

  • Culture

    July 26, 2007

    Mexican-American Culture

    You love us, you really love us!

  • Culture

    August 3, 2006
  • Music

    August 19, 2004

    The Slurpees

    Flavors of Everyday Life (Brain Freeze)

  • Calendar

    December 11, 2003

    Uptight, Outta Sight

    Squoosh your tush into your tightest denims and shake that thing for fun and prizes

  • Music

    July 3, 2003

    ¿Quién Eres Tú, Mun2?

    Mun2 wants to be the new home for Latin culture -- without the Spanish

  • News

    March 20, 2003

    College Credit

    Shopping spree for your first apartment: $2,500
    Spring break in Cabo: $1,000
    Avoiding college credit card debt: priceless

  • News

    July 13, 2000

    Death Row Show

    The media makes causes of more and more capital murder convicts. Meanwhile, John Albert Burks dies almost unnoticed, just another inmate moving along on the efficient execution assembly line of Texas justice.

  • News

    February 24, 2000

    Awakening Giant

    Immigrant Hispanic workers at Quietflex spoke out. Now their struggle may reshape organized labor in Houston.

  • News

    May 20, 1999
  • News

    May 13, 1999
  • News

    April 29, 1999

    Roping In Ratings

    A rodeo ruckus riles rival Spanish TV stations

  • News

    February 19, 1998
  • Dining

    January 22, 1998
  • Music

    March 14, 1996

    La Mafia, Redux?

    Fama wants to be Houston's next Spanish-language breakthrough

  • News

    January 25, 1996


    A movie star's claim of a cancer cure spreads Cat's Claw fever through the city

  • News

    August 10, 1995