Wes Johnson

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    April 6, 2010

    Game Time: Mark Down "April 6," Because I'm About To Talk Nice About Duke

    ​With 7:10 left in last night's men's college basketball championship game, Duke senior guard Jon Scheyer hit two free throws to put the Duke Blue Devils up 56-51. I turned to the person next to me at the establishment where I was watching this instant classic unfold and said, "Well, go ahead and ... More >>

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    August 10, 2006

    Ugly and Slow

    A booster has been messing up downtown for years

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    June 30, 2005

    Jailhouse Crock

    UTMB's controversial proposed deal with the city dies

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    April 21, 2005

    Renaissance Man

    A cop learns the pain of piercing

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    April 21, 2005

    Lowering the Boom

    Not all Houstonians revel in our God-given right to be loudly obnoxious

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    August 12, 2004

    Hitting the Bricks

    Preservationists try to keep the pavers from a Fourth Ward legacy -- brick streets

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    May 1, 2003

    Kickoff --or Punt?

    Don't remember the epic downtown Super Bowl event? You aren't alone

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    May 23, 2002

    Perilous Paths

    A severed foot revives the fight over safe train crossings for schoolkids

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    May 18, 2000

    Added Costs

    Houston finally moves on a flood program that could have saved residents millions

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    January 28, 1999

    On Back Order

    A year into Lee Brown's administration, the big fixes that Public Works needs to make still haven't come through

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    July 23, 1998

    Alley Fighting

    A midlevel city attorney's ruling causes months of angst in the Heights over who has the rights to that land behind the back fences

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    June 25, 1998

    Obstacle Courses

    Several somebodies weren't doing their jobs when these Greenspoint-area sidewalks were built

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    May 14, 1998