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  • April 2011: Month in Photos
    This April, Houston was filled with bunnies, dogs and concerts from Lady Gaga to Ted Nugent.
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  • Licking the Astros, Puppy-Style
    The Houston Astros shot their annual Player and Pet Calendar today, enduring puppy love and kitten kisses in front of a camera in hopes that somebody will adopt them. (The animals, not the Astros.) Some players posed with their own pets, but most of those pictured are available for adoption....
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  • Texan, Tuscan, Terrific: Stella Sola
    This is the kind of food that Stella Sola is serving, under the somewhat cumbersome but apt description "Texas Tuscan." Food that excites you, food that makes memories, food that you want to tell everyone about while simultaneously keeping it selfishly to yourself, for fear that some Tuesday...
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  • Charlie Sheen's Violent Torpedo of Truth at Verizon (NSFW)
    Charlie Sheen's troubled speaking tour got a warm reception in Houston last night. The actor answered questions on stage from comedian Jeff Ross while wearing an Astros jersey, convinced a woman in the audience to flash her breasts, and stuck around for autographs after the show. PHOTOS BY...
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  • The 20 Worst Hipster Bands: The Complete List
    Who are these hipsters we see each day in the streets, on our Tumblr feeds, and on the local news? And why are so many in bands? It's not the mere existence of hipster groups that distresses us -- some of our best friends are hipsters, after all -- it's their lemming-like tendency to, if you'll...
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  • Get Twisted: National Pretzel Day at the Saint Arnold Brewery
    The Saint Arnold brewery celebrated the food which goes best with beer on Tuesday evening: the pretzel. Along with Saint Arnold's own beer, pretzels were made by local bakery Slow Dough Bread Co. and Lawnmower beer-based mustard was brought in by The Burger Guys. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
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  • Sleigh Bells, CSS and Bosco Delray at Warehouse Live
    The concept of loud music is in Aftermath's blood. So when a band like Sleigh Bells comes along, one that flaunts noise and crunch like a new pair of sprayed-on leggings and a dreamcatcher necklace, we tilt our head like a puppy hearing a dog whistle. PHOTOS BY MARC BRUBAKER
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  • Easter Orange Hunt at the Orange Show
    The Orange Show season opening was combined with the annual Easter Orange Hunt this Saturday. Kids roamed Jeff McKissack's historical folk art monument searching for hidden eggs, treats and oranges. After the hunt there was a ceremonial blessing by Danza Azteca Teokalli de Houston and an...
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  • Family Friendly Earth Day at Discovery Green
    Kids and adults alike hit Disco Green Saturday to celebrate all things earth-friendly, taking in music, shopping at the farmer's market and getting an education in environmental issues at the event's Green Expo. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
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  • Lemonade Day Contest at the Children's Museum
    Jillyan Moor, Miss Teen Houston 2011, and Amazing Race 7 winner Uchenna Agu were among the judges on hand at the annual Best Tasting Lemonade Contest held on April 23 at the Children's Museum. The contest is held each year to kick off Lemonade Day, May 1, which teaches youth the skills they...
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  • Easter Morning at Drake
    Party-goers danced well into Sunday morning at Drake, the Washington Avenue nightclub, and were greeted by the Easter Bunny and friends. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Red Bull Thre3Style at Rich's
    Red Bull hosted a battle of the DJs Thursday night at Rich's. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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