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  • Tenacity Dinner at 13 Celsius
    Randy Rucker, the erstwhile and much-lauded chef at Rainbow Lodge and laidback manor, has been hosting his popular "tenacity" supper clubs since the summer of 2008. PHOTOS BY KATHARINE SHILCUTT
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  • Reality Dinner at Yelapa
    Chef L.J. Wiley at Yelapa Playa Mexicana has started his own series of intimate, multi-course, elaborately modern dinners at the restaurant, called "Reality Dinners." PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE
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  • Playing It Casual at Pub Fiction
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  • Sizzling at Saez & Zouk
    Quiet white building on Tuam by day, pounding club by night. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • 15th Annual MLK Grande Parade
    Over 25,000 participants - including the University of Houston “Cougar” Marching Band, the Willowridge High School “Mighty Eagle” Marching Band, 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing Marching Band and (of course) Chamillionaire - took to Allen Parkway on Monday morning for the 2010 MLK Grande Parad...
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  • Bun B's "Houston 4 Haiti" Relief Concert at Warehouse Live
    One hundred percent of the proceeds were supposed to go to the Haitians, and the show probably raised in the neighborhood of $10,000, so that's good. There aren't too many other ways to say it: Bun is the hoss. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
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  • Jemina Pearl with Magic Marmalade and Pedro Tijerina at the Mink
    Looking for all the world like a young ex-Runaways lead singer Cherie Currie (minus the lingerie) and sounding like Kathleen Hanna, Jemina Pearl didn't hesitate to scream her heart out in front of a small but energetic crowd at the Mink last night. PHOTOS BY MARC BRUBAKER
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  • The 2010 Houston Chevron Marathon
    Record attendance, a record number of competitors and record-breaking times from Ethiopians Teyba Erkesso and Teshome Gelana made the 38th annual marathon a banner year. PHOTOS BY JASON MCELWEENIE
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  • Houston Roller Derby Exhibition at the Dairy Ashford Roller Rink
    About 200 cheering fans of all ages packed the Dairy Ashford Roller Rink Sunday night for the Houston Roller Derby exhibition game. With the team split into three squads for a round-robin-style competition, rookies got to skate alongside veterans, and in the ensuing bad-assedness, even some of...
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  • A Tribute to Bettie Page at the Alamo Drafthouse
    Burlesque performers from across the state - including members of the famous Jigglewatts troupe and Houston's own Grace Truvant - came to Houston on Saturday night to put on a naughty but nice show in honor of pin-up queen Bettie Page. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE.
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  • Artopia Preview Party at Reign
    The preview party on Friday night was only a taste of the good things to come on January 30 at the second annual Artopia. PHOTOS BY BRYAN.
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  • Magnificent 7 Ice Carving Competition at Discovery Green
    Veteran ice carver Reverend Butter (primarily known for carving his sculptures with a chainsaw) competed at the Magnificent 7 Ice Carving Competition at Discovery Green. See his sculpture take shape below. PHOTOS BY OLIVIA FLORES ALVAREZ
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