Sneakerheads gathered at an already-packed Galleria Wednesday to await the midnight release of the Air Jordan Cool Grey
XI at Foot Locker's House of Hoops store. According to Twitter user @nicekicks, "12% of all Google searches for
'Cool Greys' in the past hour [between 9pm & 10pm Wednesday night] came from Houston TX - the highest from any city." PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
Wednesday night Diem Lounge hosted its second-annual fashion show pitting the lingerie of Victoria's Secret against Fredericks of Hollywood. But in a battle like this, it seems like everyone wins. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
From parties to pastries, from decadent dishes to delectable desserts, from burgers to Bordeaux, it's been a phenomenal year for food. Here are our 25 favorite photos from the year (yes, even the burgers made from Sloppy Joe mix and donuts).
A gloomy day couldn't stop the Elves & More volunteers at Ketelson Elementary as more than 200 new bicycles were delivered to 4th and 5th grade students. HISD's "Wheels Deal" is a program where students make a goal for themselves at the beginning of the school year and get a bicycle at...
The namesake of Sugar Land, TX, Imperial Sugar has been based in the Houston suburb since 1843. On Sunday, hundreds of people came out to see two buildings that were part of the company's original sugar refinery demolished to make way for new business and housing developments.
"The female figure is the most beautiful thing in the universe," says artist Magnus Johnstone, whose semi-NSFW drawings and other artwork is currently on display at DOMY Books on Westheimer. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
If vintage pinball and Paper Boy are your thing, you were probably at Barcadia for the bar's grand opening Friday night. The Dallas-based chain's new location off Travis street boasts vintage games, a hot waitstaff and an excellent selection of beers. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
The Midtown bar behind Reef specializes in old arcade game including plenty of Skee-ball and pinball machines. There's even a porch filled with giant Jenga and Connect Four games for the drunken competitions you'll foolishly start with your friends. Oh, yeah - they have beer and food, too....
Mark Ballas, the Dancing With the Stars professional dancer who just finished up his seventh season by coming in third with partner Bristol Palin, is joining up with the national tour of Burn the Floor and is in Houston December 14-19.
"People should come to see Burn the Floor because it is...
Last night, Curate, the Paper-City-sponsored pop-up bookshop inside Tootsie's, hosted a signing of Texas Artists Today, Houston's holiday art book of choice (at least among people who buy $100 books). PHOTOS BY JENNY STAFF JOHNSON
The pho here used to be an afterthought. And it wasn't always called Cafe TH. Longtime connoisseurs of the East End Chinatown will remember the long-standing Thiem Hung Bakery that baked fresh bread and served mostly banh mi. PHOTOS BY TROY FIELDS