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  • Roller Derby Crawfish Boil at West Alabama Icehouse
    The roller girls put their differences aside to cook up some mudbugs for everybody on Saturday, April 4, at the West Alabama Icehouse. PHOTOS BY BILL OLIVE
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  • Wrestlemania XV
    Hordes of wrestling fans packed into Reliant Stadium on Sunday evening, April 5, to catch John Cena, Triple H, Stone Cold Steve Austin, and many more. PHOTOS BY DAN KRAMER
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  • Searching For Hurricane Ike Victims
    A companion slideshow to Thomas Rundle's featured story. Cadaver search team leader J.R. Santana and his hand-picked crew struggle to find every last Ike-related missing person on the Bolivar peninsula, even though some may never be found. PHOTOS COURTESY J.R. SANTANA and COLIN RIZZO
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  • Olivewood Cemetery
    Olivewood Cemetery, the first cemetery for Houston's freedmen after the Civil War, was built on land that was a burial ground for slaves so its roots go back more than 150 years. But now, most of the 8 acres are overgrown and headstones are covered over. In addition, some of the graves are...
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  • Homopolice at Westheimer Block Party
    Leather-loving noise-punks Homopolice's show at Westheimer Block Party March 28 had it all: amplifier humping, instrument smashing, guest screaming from Rusted Shut's Don Walsh, lots of blood and even more dude-on-dude action. Craig Hlavaty risked life and limb to get up close and personal.
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  • Month In Photos: March 2009
    The Westheimer Block Party, St. Patrick's Day, the Rodeo, and more... between all that, it was hard to fit South by Southwest into this slideshow, so we didn't. You can look at the best of SXSW here. Everything else that happened in March is straight ahead.
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  • The Women of Pitchfork Music Festival 2010
    Sure, Pitchfork Music Festival includes musicians from across the indie universe, but it also had plenty of pretty girls among its 10,000 fans. Shot during the Chicago-based festival over the weekend of July 16-18, 2010. (If you've got a thing for women in glasses, this is your gallery.) Photos by
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  • Westheimer Block Party at Numbers, Avant Garden, etc.
    Freaks, geeks and chic braved the gorgeous weather Saturday, March 28, and ventured to Lower Westheimer to get an eyeful of each other - and performers like Tontons, Guitars, Bowel, Muhamid Ali, Small Sounds, Western Civilizaton and literally dozens more.
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  • Bayou City Art Festival at Memorial Park
    Did we have anything better to do than head out to the park on a gorgeous Sunday afternoon and marvel at the sights and sounds alongside our fellow Houstonians? You bet we didn't. The event ran March 27-29. PHOTOS AND CAPTIONS BY THOMAS RUNDLE
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  • 11:30 p.m. at Big Star Bar
    You don't have to be honky tonk to enjoy the Heights' Big Star Bar, but it couldn't hurt. Images from the dance floor and big, comfy chairs from Saturday, March 28. PHOTOS BY BILL OLIVE
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  • 11 p.m. at Cedar Creek
    With so many Austin signs all over it, you'd think we were still at SXSW, but no, the place is in the Heights. And yes, it does have a creek. A bunch of y'all were there Saturday night, March 28. PHOTOS BY BILL OLIVE
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  • Slim Thug's CD Release Party at Level
    "Boss of All Bosses" is the name of Slim Thug's new album, and many were in attendance for last night's release party at Houston club Level, including Devon the Dude, Chamillionaire, Mannie Fresh, Z-Ro, Lil Keke, and more. PHOTOS BY BILL OLIVE
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