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  • Dynamo vs Galaxy at BBVA Compass Stadium
    In a rematch of last season's Major League Soccer final, the Houston Dynamo faced the LA Galaxy for the first time in the new BBVA Compass Stadium. Houston beat LA 2-1 in front of a sellout crowd of 22,039. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE
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  • Intergalactic Planetary: Beastie Boys Tribute Art Show
    East End Studio Gallery and guest curator, David Lowbrow Pilgrim teamed up for "Intergalactic Planetary," an art show honoring the Beastie Boys on Friday, June 8, 2012. More than 30 local artists paid homage to the New York City MCs. SK808 was the sponsoring the DJ for the night and DJ Brother...
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  • Rammstein at the Toyota Center
    When the house lights came up at the end of Friday night's Rammstein show, the crowd headed toward the exits and the custodial crew of the Toyota Center hit the floor. Mops in hand, they began the process of cleaning up the mass of sweat, foam, and confetti that covered the arena floor. It was...
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  • Saturday Night at Hughes Hangar
    Check out the nightlife crowds this past weekend at Washington Ave hangout Hughes Hangar. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Comicpalooza 2012
    From Star Trek's George Takei to Hercules' Kevin Sorbo, from Ghostbusters' Ernie Hudson to Aliens' Michael Biehn, the celebrities and the comic book fans were out in force at the 2012 Comicpalooza at the George R. Brown Convention Center on May 25 to 27. Check out all of our Comicpalooza...
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  • Gumball 3000 With Bun B, Eve and More (sNSFW)
    The Gumball 3000 is an annual international 3,000-mile road rally that takes place in a new location each year. In 2012, Houston native Bun B and other muscicians such as rapper Eve, indie darlings The Flaming Lips drove from New York to Los Angeles via Toronto, Detroit, St Louis, Rt. 66 and...
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  • May 2012: The Month in Photos
    It's not quite summer yet, but things are heating up in Houston. From celebrating Burger Month to partying at the end of the school year, here are our favorite photos from May.
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  • Hidden in Plain Sight: Lucio's BYOB
    Just when you think you know a neighborhood and just when you think you've uncovered every stone there is to pluck up and examine, Houston surprises you. It's one of the endlessly thrilling things about living in this city, one that's so full of treasures and so spoiled for choice that you...
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  • Historic Pleasure Pier Opens on Galveston Island
    After months of construction on the pier that used to house Galveston's historic Flagship Hotel (destroyed by Hurricane Ike in 2008) Landry's Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier celebrated a soft opening Friday, May 25, just in time for Memorial Day crowds. PHOTOS BY BRITTANIE SHEY
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  • Made in America Festival
    Labor Day weekend in Philadelphia saw the Made in America Festival, a first-year music festival organized by Jay-Z, who headlined Saturday night. Pearl Jam headlined Sunday night. Photos by Marcos Torres for the Houston Press.
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  • Popsicles and Pizza: The Food of Summer Fest
    From banh mi sandwiches to fresh-squeezed beverages, every hip restaurant, bar and food truck in town was at Free Press Summer Fest this weekend serving up bites and drinks for the crowd. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE More FPSF 2012 Coverage: - Summer Fest line-up reviews on the Rocks Off blog. -...
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  • Memorial Day: War Memorials Around the World
    Most Americans are familiar with the war memorials on our home turf, but here's a sampling of some the most beautiful war memorials across the globe, from Australia to Cairo. COMPILED BY MONICA FUENTES
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