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  • Skate & Rock: Photography by Groovehouse
    Groovehouse, concert photographer for our Rocks Off blog and the man behind Skate Houston had a photo show of his works, including concert shots and pics from skate parks in Houston and beyond Friday at Dionysus Salon in Midtown. The show is up through the end of the month. PHOTOS BY BROCK LAWSON
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  • Inside the Republican National Convention 2012 at Tampa Bay Times Forum
    While protesters clamored to get their voices heard blocks away from the Tampa Bay Times Forum, inside the Republican National Convention got ready to officially declare Mitt Romney as the presidential nominee for the GOP, hoping to defeat Barack Obama in November's election. Republican...
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  • Los Angeles Clippers vs Houston Rockets at Toyota Center Houston
    In a close and physical game that was settled in overtime, the Los Angeles Clippers escaped the Toyota Center with a 105-103 victory over the Houston Rockets on Sunday night, March 4, 2012. The duo of Chris Paul and Blake Griffin lead their team with a double-double each, besting Kevin Martin’s...
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  • Nightlife: Swimsuit Fashion Show at 5th Amendment, Sanctuary
    Swimsuit USA hosted a fashion show at 5th Amendment Bar this weekend, while clubgoers beat the heat at Sanctuary Lounge on Washington. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Texas Beer Festival in Humble
    Members of the Craft Brewing Revolutionary Guard organized the first Texas Beer Fest this weekend in Humble, featuring more than 200 craft beers, including several not available at your local liquor store, a dozen food trucks and several kegs of specialty beers tapped throughout the day. PHOTOS...
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  • Jimmy Buffett and Fans Celebrate Cinco de Mayo
    Last night at the Woodlands Pavilion, Jimmy Buffett played a song either written especially for or adapted to the occasion, the mariachi-inflected "Cinco de Mayo In Houston." In those lyrics and elsewhere, he shouted out Liberty Hall, Gilley's, the Ship Channel, Galveston, Ninfa's enchiladas...
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  • Back to the Suburbs: Arcade Fire Return to The Woodlands
    It was a sort of homecoming for titanic indie-rockers Arcade Fire Wednesday night in the Woodlands, as the band returned to Houston after five momentous years to play songs from The Suburbs, the Album of the Year-winning disc that was inspired in part by the neighborhoods surrounding the...
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  • A Lebanese Lunch at Skewers
    It turns out that the rule here, settled on after many wonderful meals, is to stick to the classic, un-Americanized Lebanese food. That's what Skewers does best. PHOTOS BY TROY FIELDS
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  • Through the Gift Shop: Mother's Day Ideas From Local Museums
    Push those roses and chocolate candy boxes aside this year for Mother's Day. Hip jewelry, retro handbags and those unexpected and unique gifts will make the mom in your life look cool. Trendsetting moms will enjoy bold and unique jewelry and unique accessories like chicken purses from the gift...
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  • 2011 Meatball Invitational at Damian's Cucina Italiana
    Damian's made throwdowns cool again with the Meatball Invitational held Sunday afternoon at the Midtown restaurant. Attendees voted on their favorite meatball, while a panel of judges chose the Best Italian and Best Non-Italian meatballs of the batch. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE.
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  • Guess Where We Shot It
    Rare is the show where the various tribes, scenes and cliques come together -- Coachella, maybe -- but it's a also a a joy to see music fans in their own element. Mohawks, raver boots, face paint, handles of vodka and the potent smell of pot: Think you can peg a fan to a band just by looking at...
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  • iFest: The Bands
    For something that was still going on 24 hours ago, the first weekend of the Houston International Festival sure seems like a long way away now. In hindsight, iFest's choice of "The Silk Road: Journey Across Asia" as its theme this year seems especially poignant. The Silk Road is a network of...
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