What better way to spend a chilly December night than with some Tequila and Tamales? Sponsored by the Houston Press (that's us), the event was an epic throwdown of good food and tasty drinks. Congrats to the winners, as voted by the tasters, El Gran Malo and Irma's Kitchen. PHOTOS BY FRANCISCO MONTES.
Houston has a great culinary scene, and in the last 12 months some exciting new restaurants have hit the scene. Check out our favorite spots that have opened started back in December of 2012 until today, and make sure to go grab a bite from them if you haven't already.
"Perhaps it feels so much like a small trattoria rather than the large, bustling restaurant it is because the kitchen produces the kind of Italian comfort food Vallone grew up with. It's la cucina casalinga — home cooking — but with enough panache that Houstonians, always eager for the newest...
2013 was a good year to be bad. This year's best villains weren't just goons with guns -- although there were a few great examples of those. (Here's looking at you, Sean Penn.) We also hissed at slave-owners, inventors, seducers, producers, and a couple amazing women who left an impression...
Justin Timberlake brought The 20/20 Experience Tour to Houston for a big show at the Toyota Center Thursday, December 6th. Check out the photos of the man and the fans, and be sure to read the Rocks Off review of the show. PHOTOS BY JIM BRICKER.
Here's a collection of the year's best longreads published by the papers of Voice Media Group -- the nation's largest group of alternative weeklies -- as selected by Executive Associate Editor Andy Van De Voorde.
Boogie in the Park was held to celebrate the life of Roy Samano, AKA "Elroy Boogie," who lost his battle with cancer earlier this year. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
For more about Elroy Boogie:
R.I.P. Elroy Boogie: Popular Kracker Nuttz DJ Passes Away at 27
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The Texans hosted the Patriots. They had one of their better offensive games in recent memory, but in the end they lost, falling to 2-10 on the season. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE.
For more on the Texans:
Patriots 34, Texans 31: The Harder They Fight, the Harder They Fall
The Houston Texans Are On...