Hundreds of people gathered at Sam Houston Park on Sunday to walk three miles in support of breast cancer survivors and to raise money for education and support programs. It was the fifth annual Walk to Empower benefiting the Breast Cancer Network of Strength. Toddlers, the elderly, a woman in a wheelchair, another with a walker, all came to try to at least try to complete the three-mile course. And, hey, if people like this can tackle three miles on a hot day, what’s your excuse? PHOTOS BY MARGARET DOWNING
Red Rowdies and diehard Rockets - and a few Lakers - fans lined up outside the Toyota Center on Friday night to get revved up for the first home game of the playoffs against the Los Angeles Lakers. PHOTOS BY KATHARINE SHILCUTT
Despite late rallies by Lance Berkman and Carlos Lee, the Astros fell 6-3 to the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night, shortly after batting coach Sean Berry made the announcement that he may have a cancerous tumor on his kidney.
We remember when we first saw a picture of Flight of the Conchords - playing Wednesday at Jones Hall - we thought, "Now those guys look funny." That was a compliment, because with many comedy acts, you can tell they're terrible just by looking at them. These comedy album/DVD covers look more...
Artists and patrons gathered at the Continental Club last weekend to kick off the yearly Art Car Parade, which will be held on Saturday, May 9 starting at 1 p.m. on Allen Parkway. Houston's Art Car parade is the oldest and largest in the world and is now in its 22nd year.
The rich fragrance grows stronger as you move closer to the small, warm taco, covered in tangles of cilantro and glistening tantalizingly with a savory sheen. The juices run across your lips and down your chin as you dive in unabashedly. This kind of passion can only be reserved for one...
Just because Jazz Fest takes place in New Orleans doesn't mean that it's not popular here. Each year, thousands of Houstonians make the trek out to the Big Easy to take in the bands and street performers that make Jazz Fest one of the most popular music festivals in the country.