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  • 2013 Houston Auto Show
    Wednesday, the 2013 Houston Auto Show shifted into gear with the latest vehicles from 37 of the world’s top auto manufacturers. The show, which runs through January 27, offers car enthusiast and consumers a unique opportunity to view, touch, drive, and compare many vehicles all under one roof....
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  • Mellow Mushroom Brings Pizza and Craft Beer to Spring
    You wouldn't expect to find any of the components that make Mellow Mushroom great -– its huge selection of craft beer, its sturdy pies, its impressive selection of vegetarian and gluten-free items, walls decorated with murals, paintings and mixed media installations from local artists -– in...
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  • Valentines for Soldiers at St. Arnold's
    More than 350 Houstonians gathered at St. Arnold's Brewery on Monday, January 21, for the fourth annual "Valentines for Soldiers" event. Created by Nistha Mehra, the event brings people together to make Valentine's cards and care packages for soldiers overseas, as a way of saying thanks for all...
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  • Red Bull Thre3Style DJ Competition: Houston Qualifier
    Red Bull and Fitzgerald's hosted the Thre3Style DJ competition Houston qualifier on Saturday, January 19, 2013. Five of the city's most talented DJ stars assembled in a battle for the right to represent Houston at the Regional Finals in Dallas this February. More than 700 people watched each...
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  • Blacksmith Now Open in Montrose, Where Mary's Once Stood
    Blacksmith, the new coffee shop from Greenway Coffee & Tea owner David Buehrer opened yesterday. The cafe and Mary's -- the infamous gay leather bar which once occupied the building at 1022 Westheimer -- have at least one thing in common aside from a shared address: serving the needs of their...
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  • Halloween and Party Expo 2013
    Forget Christmas in July. How about Halloween in January? Costumed characters and makeup artists invaded the George R. Brown Convention Center on Sunday, January 20. PHOTOS BY HEATHER VIDRINE.
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  • Sexual Taboos and Resident Artists: "Le petit Mort" and "Bringing It All Back Home"
    Friday, January 18, played host to two openings: "Le petit Mort" at East End Studio Gallery (photos 1-40) and "El Rincon Social presents Bringing It All Back Home" at Art League Houston (photos 41-72). "Le petit Mort" was 18+ and explored the art of sexual taboos. The one-night-only group show...
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  • Artopia Preview Party at Eighteenth Bar
    Houston Press held a preview party for Artopia last night at Eighteenth Cocktail bar to give people a sneak peek for the main event. Live painting, and dance performances were in full swing all night with DJ Alex C providing music for the night. PHOTOS BY FRANCISCO MONTES
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  • The Chili Shak: A Chili Parlor of Houston's Own
    The Chili Shak became the first and only chili-focused restaurant in Houston when it opened its doors in July 2011. That's when Bernard Montgomery finally gave in to years of demands from his family to open a restaurant that would showcase his chili recipe, one which has garnered him awards...
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  • Moon Tower Inn Reopens After a 15 Month Hiatus
    After teasing Facebook fans and members of the press for what seemed like years, Moon Tower Inn took to social media at 4 a.m. Sunday morning to send a series of status updates to announce that the icehouse would be open at 5 p.m. that afternoon. Read more at Eating...Our Words. PHOTOS BY...
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  • Texans v. Patriots Watch Parties
    Photographers for the Houston Press caught up with two seperate watch parties as the Houston Texans played their final playoff game against the New England Patriots Sunday afternoon. Photographer Francisco Montes hit up Lucky's Pub (photos 1-33) while Heather Vidrine camped out at the Houston...
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  • 41st Running of the Chevron Houston Marathon
    Rain, wind and cold temperatures didn't stop more than 20,000 runners from participating in the 41st annual Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Half Marathon on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES (1-27) AND DERREK BARLOW (28-46)
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