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  • 1910 Courthouse Restored to Original Beaux-Arts Glory
    The Harris County Courthouse in downtown Houston that opened in 1910 and was completely gutted in a renovation project in the 1950s was rededicated today after spending two years under construction to restore it to its original early-century glory. PHOTOS BY BRITTANIE SHEY
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  • Tailgating: Texans vs Saints
    100-degree heat didn't stop tailgaters from partying at the second preseason Texans game at Reliant Arena this weekend. The Texans beat Louisiana neighbors the Saints 27-14. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE
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  • Happy Birthday: Buxton and The Donkeys
    Houston buzz band Buxton played with The Donkeys and Steve Reno this weekend at Rudyard's, where once member of crowd was presented with a candle-covered birthday cake. Read the review on Rocks Off. PHOTOS BY MARC BRUBAKER
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  • Rancid House Movie Make-Up Workshop
    On Saturday, horror film and special effects fans gathered at Rancid House for a hands-on how-to on creating gory movie make-up special effects. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE
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  • August at Ei8ht
    Single ladies and birthday partiers gathered at Ei8ht this weekend to keep cool as the dog days of summer wear on. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Hot Undies Pub Run
    Approximately 700 runners participated in the 2nd Annual Hot Undies Pub Run benefiting the Children's Tumor Foundation on Saturday. The Brian O'Neill's Traditional Irish Pub served as the starting and ending point where the best least-dressed guy, girl and group were awarded a trophy as...
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  • Fire Ravages Simpson Galleries
    A fire ravaged an antique store near popular music venue Continental Club early this morning. Several trucks responded to the blaze at Main Street and Isabella, though firefighters on the scene reported no injuries. The fire was the third to strike a Houston antique store in the past year....
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  • Astros Beat Giants: 6-0
    A day after being placed on waivers, Astros pitcher Wandy Rodriguez threw eight scoreless innings Friday night in a 6-0 win over the defending world champion San Francisco GIants. The visiting team's roster includes many former Astros such as Miguel Tejada, Carlos Beltran (injured, did not...
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  • Judds Say Goodbye at Nutty Jerry's
    Mother-daughter country royalty The Judds played Nutty Jerry's in Winnie this weekend as part of their Farewell Tour. Read our full review at Rocks Off. PHOTOS BY BARRY SIGMAN
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  • A Radical New Restaurant for Radical Eats
    Handpainted words on an old window advertise tacos, tortas and menudo in bright red and yellow lettering. This little white restaurant with red trim at the corner of Fulton and Catherine used to be just another taqueria in the neighborhood. These days, its new tenant -- Radical Eats -- doesn't...
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  • Breakfast and Booze at Flora & Muse
    One quiet Saturday morning, I sat perched at a marble-topped pub-style table, cushioned into a plush, oversize banquet, sipping strong coffee from a similarly Alice in Wonderland-esque mug. My friend Michael and I were happily jabbering and catching up over breakfast at Flora & Muse, our pub...
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  • Monday Night Football: Texans Beat Jets
    It's only preseason, but the Texans won their first game of the year again the New York Jets 20-16 at Reliant Stadium last night. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
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