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...
"Morningside Thai's red curry is richer, silkier and more dimensional than any I've had in a long time. The aromatic mixture of herbs and spices and coconut milk is dotted with chunks of pineapple and tomatoes and long strands of wilted green basil leaves that sneak up on you with a rush of...
As the end of 2013 approaches, we thought it would be fun to celebrate all the late nights, all the dancing, all the great outfits, all the memories made and all the fun we've had over the past year. How did Houston spend the nights out? Find out in this slideshow.
As always, we were on hand Sunday, November 24th as the Texans hosted the Jags. In the end it was another Texans loss. Check out the photos from a very chilly day at Reliant Stadium. PHOTOS BY: GROOVEHOUSE (1-49); MARCO TORRES (50-81).
More Texans Coverage:
Jags 13, Texans 6: The Chase for...