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  • Blogs

    March 18, 2014

    VegOut! Challenge Takes Over Houston

    If you've noticed a lot of folks around Houston "vegging out" on Twitter and Facebook lately, it's not an epidemic of complete laziness--it's a pro-vegetable movement. The Recipe for Success Foundation is in the middle of its second annual VegOut! Challenge, to encourage Houstonians to embrace a hea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2013

    2013 Holiday Gift List: 5 Indulgent-But-Worth-It Gourmet Food and Drink Presents

    The holidays are upon us, and that means it's time to show your buddies you care by buying them things they probably don't need. But there's no reason to shell out for an expensive ugly Christmas sweater that he'll never wear, or a tchotchke that will sit idly at the back of her closet, when you cou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2013

    All-Star Weekend: Five Things That Made Houston Look Bad

    Sometimes, when you want things to go just right, you make mistakes. You try so hard to get it right, you end up screwing it up. Fortunately, Houston did not make an utter disaster of All-Star weekend in Houston, but we had our share of hiccups. And some of them were pretty damn embarrassing. The g ... More >>

  • Dining

    August 18, 2011

    Breakfast on the Beltway

    Flora & Muse offers charming, European-style bistro fare.

  • News

    May 19, 2011

    The Mayor of Montrose

    Charles Armstrong, owner of four gay clubs and benefactor to feral cats, is the most powerful man in his neighborhood.

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2010

    Aubrey's In Aldine: A Honky-Tonk Time Warp

    Aubrey's on Facebook​As mentioned in our honky-tonk cover story last month, Aubrey's Club in north Houston is a step back in time. Lonesome Onry and Mean drove out there last winter to catch longtime Houston country singer Country Jim Sloan, and we were most pleased with what we found. For on ... More >>

  • News

    November 26, 2009

    Turkeys of the Year

    In a highly competitive 2009 field, Governor Rick Perry is the biggest gobbler of them all.

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2008

    Get Lit: The Memoirs of a Beautiful Boy, by Robert Leleux

    The Memoirs of a Beautiful Boy, by Robert Leleux, tells the story of what happens to Leleux and his larger-than-life, overbearing mother after his father walks out on them, leaving them in Petunia, Texas with a lot less money than they’re accustomed to. Robert thinks Mother should get a job, but, ... More >>

  • News

    November 29, 2007

    Priscilla Slade and the TSU Three

    Spurred on by a fellow student's death, Oliver Brown, William Hudson and Justin Jordan ran a gauntlet on their way to bring down a president

  • News

    May 24, 2007

    Mail Call

    Supernaw's Story

  • News

    February 9, 2006

    Let There Be Gifts

    If you want to honor this preacher's wife, don't be cheap

  • News

    July 22, 2004

    Got It, Flaunt It

    Those campaign donations aren't buying yard signs and pamphlets

  • Culture

    January 2, 2003

    Deen's List

    Femininity, pharmaceuticals, fashion -- Georganne Deen puts the '60s South on canvas

  • News

    May 17, 2001

    A Time to Remember

    Born in a city quick to bury its past, Sandi Wisenberg still grapples with her own

  • Culture

    December 14, 2000

    Cy for Him

    The reverence surrounding Twombly's sculpture exhibit at the Menil inspires little more than weariness

  • News

    October 12, 2000

    Jewels and Justice

    David Yurman yanks a local dealer into court over sales

  • Film

    October 12, 2000

    Oh, Doctor!

    Robert Altman takes a well-aimed swipe at Dallas's shallow society set

  • News

    December 2, 1999

    Larger Than Life

    Anna Nicole Smith fights for a fortune as her past erupts

  • News

    November 11, 1999

    Carlos Chaves, Mall Surgeon

    Sure, an unlicensed doctor was performing liposuction at a hair salon. Stranger still: Clients kept showing up.

  • Culture

    October 14, 1999

    Dismal Dig

    Deep Down doesn't mine its potential

  • News

    September 9, 1999

    Real Life

    End of the Game? Ralph Lauren 1, POLO Magazine 0

  • News

    March 25, 1999
  • News

    March 11, 1999

    River Oaks Rip-offs

    With counterfeit goods, there's a wealth of opportunity

  • Culture

    July 30, 1998

    Kids' Night Out

    Silly Scapino best suits the childish

  • News

    July 16, 1998

    Courtship, River Oaks Style

    High-powered attorney Earle Lilly was Linda Sarofim Lowe's divorce lawyer, then her lover. Now he's left her, and she wants her $6 million in attorney fees and her Mercedes back.

  • News

    November 20, 1997
  • News

    February 13, 1997
  • News

    January 23, 1997

    What Did He Do To Deserve This?

    Attorney John O'quinn says his big-business enemies are out to do him in. But the real source of his troubles may be closer to home.

  • News

    December 26, 1996
  • News

    November 7, 1996

    Don't cry for me, Amarillo

    How once-fearsome corporate raider T. Boone Pickens was beaten at his own game -- by a one-time protege

  • Calendar

    September 5, 1996
  • News

    March 21, 1996

    The Cheap Secrets of Harwin

    Beyond the Galleria, beyond Target - and sometimes beyond the law - lies Houston's last untamed wilderness of shopping

  • News

    August 3, 1995

    Hold Me, Kiss Me, Thrill Me - Kill Me?

    How a Montrose romance turned into memories of the CIA, things that go bump in the night ... and an eternal commitment.

  • Calendar

    August 3, 1995
  • Dining

    June 22, 1995
  • News

    June 1, 1995

    American Woman

    Prague's a lonely town, when you're the only transgendered Astros fan around

  • News

    March 2, 1995

    All About Elyse

    After years of making Mayor Bob presentable, Houston's First Lady is ready to get serious. Seriously.

  • Culture

    April 28, 1994