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  • Chicken Pho for the Soul at Pho Ga Dakao
    Finally, the pho hit our table. We both groaned at the powerful scent, as if someone had condensed that buttery smell of herb-coated roasted chicken into a bowl. That telltale fatty sheen coated the broth, clinging to the sides of the bowls and coating pieces of green onion and cilantro that...
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  • La Rich Couture at M2 Gallery
    On Saturday night at the M2 Gallery in the Heights, Le S. Richardson, the founder and CEO of Le Rich Couture, held a fashion show to showcase her new collection, as well as find the new face of the Le Rich brand. These weren't ordinary run of the mill models either. Each woman was selected to...
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  • Red Bull Illume
    Friday night marked the US premiere of the Red Bull Illume showcase at Discovery Green, billed as the "World's Best Action Sports Photography Exhibit". Hundreds gathered after sunset to see the unveiling of large scale, back-lit photographs that will be on display in the park until January...
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  • Chicken and Ceviche at Pollo Bravo
    Pollo Bravo is the kind of place where you can relax over a Cristal beer or a potent sangria, its vibrantly saffron-colored walls and joyful atmosphere encouraging you to linger over a meal of rotisserie chicken or ceviche. It encourages you to eat slightly silly things like salchipapas and...
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  • Emily Sloan's Funeral Party for the Living
    Artists and friends gathered at 14 Pews on New Year's Day to lay to rest the bad memories of years past as part of Emily Sloan's Funeral Party for the Living. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE
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  • NYE Cataclysm at Fitzgerald's
    Free Press Houston range in 2011 with a massive party at Fitzgerald's featuring some of the < a href="http://blogs.houstonpress.com/rocks/2011/01/friday_night_fph_new_years_cat.php">best bands in Houston. PHOTOS BY MARC BRUBAKER
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  • Mario Lopez at The Drake
    Heartthrob actor Mario Lopez showed up at The Drake Saturday night, where he posed for photos with fans and hosted the club's first party of 2011. the event was sponsored by Sticky Promotions. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Goodbye 2010 at Rich's
    As expected, Rich's threw a flamboyant and fun party for revelers saying sayonara to 2010 Friday night. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Glowarama: Art Cars Illuminate 2011
    Dozens of LED and glow stick-covered art cars caravaned at Discovery Green to ring in the new year with an illuminated parade. The event also featured performances by local bands and "musical Tesla coil" group ArcAttack. PHOTOS BY MARC BRUBAKER
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  • BLT VII Party at Warehouse Live (NSFW)
    94.5 The Buzz held their seventh annual BLT party (that's black tie, lingerie or toga) at Warehouse Live to ring in 2011. Adrenaline payed rock music, Rod Ryan mingled with fans, and just before midnight a fight broke out. But when the clock struck 12, everyone kissed and made up. Some images...
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  • NYE at HOB
    The Houston Press rang in 2011 with a bash at the House of Blues Friday night featuring Reckless Kelly, the third annual Thunderpants Totally '80s party and champagne toasts at midnight. PHOTOS BY MARK BRITAIN
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  • Higher Grounds at Conscious Cafe
    This coffee shop and vegetarian cafe in the Third Ward is turning out some wicked sandwiches - like this wild Alaskan salmon burger - and even better desserts. PHOTOS BY TROY FIELDS
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