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  • The Fried Food Finalists Coming to the State Fair of Texas 2012
    See the full list of new foods coming to the State Fair: Fried Jambalaya, Fried Bacon Cinnamon Roll Win Big at State Fair of TexasFor this year's Fried Christmas (State Fair of Texas), fried creations like Fried Pork Wing and Chicken-Fried Cactus Bites were presented to judges for the Big Tex...
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  • War, Seun Kuti, Texas Tornados and More: Weekend 2 at iFest 2012
    It's hard to know what to experience first at iFest. Long before you reach the gates, the smell of a tremendous variety of meats and vegetables being smoked, grilled and fried fairly carries you inside, and the mingled strains of a dozen genres of music, both live and recorded, waft from every...
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  • Hello Everything at El Rincon Social
    El Rincon Social, a burgeoning East End art space, hosted a collaborative show featuring some of Houston's up-and-coming artists this past Saturday, including Ack!, Michael C. Rodriguez, Shannon Reiswig, Alex Luster, Lisa Marie Hunter, 2:12 and more. Works on display included paintings,...
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  • Texas Beer Fest at Discovery Green
    More than 60 breweries, several of them from Texas, converged on the lawn at Discovery Green this weekend for the second annual Texas Beer Festival PHOTOS BY ALLISON McPHAIL
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  • Photos from the 2012 Lawndale Design Fair
    Judging from the pieces presented at Design Fair 2012, the look right now is modern, yet practical - with a touch of recycled chic. Check out our full write-up of the Lawndale Design Fair on Art Attack. PHOTOS BY ALLISON McPHAIL
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  • Candyland at Rich's Freakshow
    Rich's monthly Freakshow theme for April was Candyland. Check out the sweet images from Friday night at the popular Midtown-area nightclub. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • April 2012: The Month in Photos
    With April comes spring, and also plenty of awesome Houston things, including iFest, our own Menu of Menus tasting event, lucha libre wrestling and lots more. Relive the month with our favorite photos below.
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  • Rockets vs NOLA In Season Finale
    The Rockets closed out their season with Fan Appreciation Night and a win over the New Orleans Hornets 84-77 at the Toyota Center on April 27, 2012. The win wasn't enough to put the team in the playoffs. High scorers for the Rockets were Chase Budinger with 27 and Goran Dragic with 13 points....
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  • Baseball in the Burbs: Sugar Land Skeeters Inaugural Opening Day Game
    In front of a sold out crowd at the new Constellation Field, the inaugural Opening Day game for the Sugar Land Skeeters took place last night, Thursday – April 26th, 2012. The area's new minor league team attracted baseball fans including Sugar Land mayor James Thompson, Grammy-Award winner...
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  • Buckcherry and James Durbin at Warehouse Live
    "I confessed I walked into Warehouse Live last night solely for the purpose of hearing Buckcherry play "Lit Up" and "Crazy Bitch," two of the biggest songs of a career that has now reached a decade and a half." Read more of the Buckechery and James Durbin review on our music blog, Rocks...
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  • A Little Slice of Pena's Donut Heaven & Grill
    Witness this most Texan of scenes: It's early on a spring morning, bright sunlight bearing down on a field of tall prairie grass across a newly paved highway in a pristine suburb south of Houston. Mockingbirds chirp as you sit outside in the sun, enjoying a kolache stuffed with chorizo at a...
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  • Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair
    Wine and food lovers turned out to the Marriott Town Square in Sugar Land for The Grand Tasting, a food and wine event that opening the annual Wine and Food Affair event in the Houston suburb. PHOTOS BY ALLISON MCPHAIL.
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