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  • Repticon! Exotic Animal Convention in Pasadena
    Snake wranglers, lizard lovers and other exotic animal collectors gathered at the Pasadena Convention Center to show off their pets and admire rare reptiles from across the world. PHOTOS BY MARK BRITAIN
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  • Last Night: Hats Off to Hospitality Gala at Haven
    Hundreds of Houston's food fans and service industry members gathered at Haven last night in support of a fundraiser for Linda Salinas, a local bartender who was injured in a scooter accident. Ticket prices and silent auction items raised thousands of dollars for Salinas, while food lovers had...
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  • World's Largest Sprinkler at Discover Green
    Target co-sponsored an installation of the world's largest sprinkler at Discovery Green over the weeken, adding a much-needed cool-down to Houston's unusually hot and dry summer. PHOTOS BY BATLI JOSELEVITZ
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  • Vans Warped Tour: Lucero, Against Me! and More at Sam Houston Race Park
    "If I give you my number, will you text me and let me know when Reliant K is playing?" she asked with an "I know this is an awkward request" kind of smile. "I really only want to see them, and I don't know if I can leave once I go in." Strange requests, mosh pits and more, at the Vans Warped...
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  • Wake Nation: Pearland Gets Wet
    Earlier this month Pearland welcomed Wake Nation, Houston's first cable waterboarding complex, a water park where boarders can play without the need for boats thanks to zipline-like overhead cables. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
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  • Gritsy's 5th Anniversary at Warehouse Live
    Gristy, Houston's monthly dubstep party, celebrate five years of slowed-down bass beats at Warehouse Live on Saturday. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Live, Love, Be: Houston Pride Parade 2011
    Houston celebrated 33 years of the Pride Parade on the same day a sixth US state, New York, passed a law ensuring marriage equality for same-sex couples. An estimated 150,000 people attended the 2011 Pride parade, which concluded seven days of events with the theme "Live, Love, Be." Be sure to...
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  • Graffalot: Graffiti Show and Demo at Alva Graphics
    Fine art met street art this weekend as collectible art dealer Alva Graphics invited Houston graffiti artists to paint the sides of the dealers' building. Artists included Riser Ekos, Info Metal and Coler Chus covered the facade with colorful and inspired designs melding all aspects of the...
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  • I.aM.mE: America's Best Dance Crew at Rich's
    Houston-based dance crew I.aM.mE, who won MTV's 2011 ABDC competition earlier this month, showed up at Rich's fresh off their victory last night for College Night, signing autographs before performing one of their dance numbers. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Soccer Fans Celebrate at Gold Cup Semifinals
    Mexico drew arguably the largest crowd at last night's Gold Cup Semifinals at Reliant, during which their their team bested Honduras 2-0 and the US beat Panama 1-0. The United States will play Mexico in the final game Saturday in San Jose, California. Be sure to check out our slideshow of the...
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  • Gold Cup SemiFinals at Reliant
    Houston hosted the CONCACAF Gold Cup SemiFinals last night, in which Mexico beat Honduras 2-0 and the US beat Panama 1-0. Major stars of soccer took the pitch, including US World Cup star Landon Donovan and Mexico striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez. Donovan and Hernandez will face each other...
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  • Houston Mods: Inside the Historic Homes of Glenbrook Valley
    Charges of dead-cat dumping and voter fraud who knew historic preservation could ignite so much neighborhood drama? We take a look inside the Mid Century Modern houses at the center of the debate. PHOTOGRAPHS BY MARCO TORRES
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