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  • F*ck Love, Let's Party (sNSFW)
    Lovers and singles united for the ultimate anti-Valentine's Day party at Numbers on Saturday, February 11, 2012. The party, sponsored by Freneticore, feature bobbing for dildos, a shoot-your-ex midway game, naughty foodstuffs, burlesque dancers and other performances. Some photos are semi-NSFW....
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  • 2012 Astros Fan Fest
    Astros fans got a chance to meet past and present Astros players, buy game-used merchandise, purchase fan store items at discounted prices, play games, tour the stadium and more during the 2012 Astros Fan Fest on Saturday, February 11, 2012, at Minute Maid Park. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE
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  • Behind the Scenes: A Sneak Peek at La Fisheria
    We got a sneak peek at new restaurant La Fisheria during the taping of a South American reality show, Aquiles in Houston, which follows the exploits of Mexican celebrity chef Aquiles Chávez as he opens a brand-new restaurant in a brand-new country. La Fisheria, located at 4705 Inker, opens to...
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  • Fresh Food Fast at Pollo Campero
    The 40-year-old Guatemalan chain has a fresh new face for its U.S.-based stores, three of which recently opened in Houston. The location on Washington Avenue opens tomorrow, February 9, and will serve Pollo Campero's signature roasted chicken as well as tacos, empanadas and more. PHOTOS BY...
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  • Machaca in the Morning at Los Corrales
    This tiny East End restaurant with all of four tables inside (and a couple out front if you don't mind the lack of shade) isn't really a restaurant, per se: It's more of a canteen attached to a large factory that processes and sells machaca throughout Houston, the same machaca that is used in...
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  • Super Bowl XLVI Watch Party at Lucky's
    Lucky's Pub (and likely every other sports bar in Houston) was packed on Sunday, February 5, 2012, with football fans watching the New England Patriots play the New York Giants in the Super Bowl. PHOTOS BY ALLISON MCPHAIL
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  • Tontons Tour Kickoff at Fitz's
    Friday night's wonderful assortment of tasty sweet indie pop was just that -- delicious -- as The Tontons kicked off their latest tour. PHOTOS BY JIM BRICKER
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  • Rice Box Truck Hosts Traditional Lion Dance for Grand Opening
    The Rice Box truck hosted a traditional Lion Dance in celebration of the Lunar New Year and its official grand opening at Anvil, in the parking lot where it normally serves lunch. The truck, which serves Chinese food in old-school takeout boxes, will soon be serving dinner. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE
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  • Rockets Beat Suns 99-81
    The Houston Rockets hosted the Phoenix Suns at Toyota Center on Friday, February 3rd 2012, on a special night of celebration for Black History Month. Houston took the lead early and never looked back, finishing with seven players scoring points in double figures. Phoenix All Star point guard...
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  • Getting Wild At Bayou Live
    Check out these nightlife shots from the party going down at Bayou Live on the evening of Saturday, February 4, 2012. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Red Bull Skooled at Warehouse Live
    Warehouse Live was the first stop on the Red Bull Skooled Tour last night, Wednesday, February 1st 2012, featuring top Texas indie rap groups ADd+ (Dallas) and The NiceGuys (Houston). The event provides musical mentors to the up and coming musicians. New Orleans DJ/Rapper/Producer Mannie Fresh...
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  • Portuguese Gets Gussied Up at Portugallia
    Houston doesn't have many Portuguese restaurants, but the few we have are pretty good. Portugallia joins Oporto Cafe & Wine Bar on that short roster. And while they have a few similarities — both make great date-night spots, both serve strong cocktails and both have plenty of Portuguese...
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