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  • OKRA Charity Saloon Open House
    Though it's not quite ready for its close-up yet, the Organized Kooperative on Restaurant Affairs Charity Saloon, Houston's first non-profit bar (the proceeds will go to a different Houston-based organization each month) is hosting a fund-raiser and open house this weekend from 3 p.m. to 2 a.m....
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  • Real Deal Trompo at Taqueria La Macro
    "Oh boy," I nearly squealed with excitement the first time I pulled up to Taqueria La Macro with my boyfriend. "This place looks like it's run by folks from Monterrey." In my head danced visions of tacos de trompo and soft asadero cheese-stuffed piratas and gringas, all specialties of the...
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  • The Year in Houston Theater
    Last month, influential money magazine Forbes bestowed upon our very own Houston its highest ranking as "America's Coolest City to Live." We're number one! Thanks, guys, but you're a little late. We've known this for years. Below, check out the amazing year of theater Houston has been host to,...
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  • El Gran Malo Wins the LaB 5555 Mixology Competition at the Houston Museum of Natural Science
    El Gran Malo won the LaB 5555 mixology competition at the Houston Museum of Natural Science this past Friday night, against fierce competition from Haven, Liberty Kitchen and Mongoose versus Cobra. Read more at Eating Our Words. PHOTOS BY KATHARINE SHILCUTT
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  • The Fans, The Scene at the Texas vs. OU 2012 Game
    The Cotton Bowl at Fair Park was flecked with maroons and oranges for the classic OU vs. Texas rivalry on Saturday, October 13. Photographer Mike Mezeul was on the field, capturing the scenes from OU whooping (the final score was 63-21).See also: PHOTOS: Texas-OU Club Hopping
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  • It's Because I Love You by Blue Dozen Collective
    The Blue Dozen Collective presented its first group exhibition, "Its Because I Love You," Friday, August 17 at the East End Studio Gallery. The BDC artists include Bryan Cope, Briks, Robert Kilsby, Teri Lazardi, Brad Maxfield, Moe, Bryan Lee, Tres Hoyt, Mike Johnston, Heath Speakmen, and Wiley...
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  • Texans vs 49rs in Preseason Play
    The Houston Texans hosted the San Francisco 49ers at Reliant Stadium for the second pre-season game of the year on Saturday, August 18, 2012. After alternating field goals, Matt Schaub connected with Andre Johnson and Arian Foster on a pair of spectacular, long yardage plays that lead to a...
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  • Swimsuit USA Competition at Big Ben Tavern
    The models of Houston-based Swimsuit USA gear up for the state-wide swimsuit competition at Big Ben Tavern in Webster last night. The Texas final will take place in October. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Pics from the Spindletop Dog Refuge Evacuation
    After 298 dogs were seized from the Spindletop Dog refuge in Montgomery County, staff and volunteers from animal welfare groups, as well as local authorities, worked around the clock to care for the neglected dogs. Overseeing the project was the Humane Society of the United States, which...
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  • Space-City Con
    Space City Con landed at the Westin Galleria this weekend for it's first ever "geek festival with free parking." Fans of science-fiction, fantasy, comics, gaming, literature, and art came together to benefit the Kids Need to Read Foundation. PHOTOS BY ABRAHAN GARZA
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  • ID Fest- The Crowds EVENING
    The party that was ID Fest continued well into the night at the Woodlands pavilion. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
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  • ID Fest- The Artists
    The Identity Festival, a celebration of Electronic Dance Music featuring some of the hottest names in that field, hit The Woodlands loudly on Saturday - August 11th, 2012. Acts such as Eric Prydz, Porter Robinson, and Le Castle Vania entertained valiantly in the scorching Texas heat and...
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