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  • Houston Cyclists Rally Together at City Hall
    March 22 at 12:53 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    Last week, the Houston Bike Plan was tagged and its passing delayed. Cyclists from all around Houston gathered at City Hall for a demonstration supporting the Bike Plan. Council Members were invited to address the crowd, and a symbolic bike lane…

     
  • District 7 Residents Fight For Health Care
    March 21 at 11:57 a.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    Residents of District 7 joined together on Monday afternoon outside of Congressman John Culberson's Houston office to rally against a GOP health care bill that would replace the Affordable Care Act. "When District 7 is under attack, what do we do?…

     
  • Cowboys and Cowgirls Riding Hard at RodeoHouston
    March 16 at 10:07 a.m. by Daniel Kramer

    Super Series II, Round 1 was held Friday, March 10 at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. All Photos by Daniel Kramer

     

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  • Skaters Catch Air at the Renovated Lee and Joe Jamail Skatepark
    March 13 at 10:04 a.m. by Nguyen, Mitchell

    The Lee & Joe Jamail Skatepark, a public 30,000 square-foot facility, closed its doors for renovations last April. The park has now re-opened, welcoming skaters from all skill-levels. Sitting in the shadow of downtown Houston, this park boasts many…

     
  • Competitors Get Wet in Texas' Largest Canoe and Kayak Race
    March 11 at 5:27 p.m. by Nguyen, Mitchell

    Hundreds of Houstonians slipped and tumbled down the bank of the Buffalo Bayou along with their canoes and kayaks for the 45th annual Buffalo Bayou Regatta. Starting West of Houston at 7700 San Felipe Street, racers paddled 15 miles into town where…

     
  • Armed Forces Appreciation Day at RodeoHouston
    March 9 at 12:28 p.m. by Marco Torres

    HOUSTON, TX - MARCH 8: The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo hosted Armed Forces Day at NRG Park on March 8, 2017 in Houston, Texas. (Photos by Marco Torres/HoustonPress)

     
  • Dynamo Launch Season with Win Over Seattle
    March 6 at 11:06 a.m. by Marco Torres

    HOUSTON, TX - MARCH 4: The Houston Dynamo opened the 2017 MLS season by hosting the reigning MLS Cup Champs the Seattle Sounders at BBVA Compass Stadium on March 4, 2017 in Houston, Texas. Under new Houston coach Wilmer Cabrera, Dynamo strikers…

     
  • Houstonians Bucking Into the Finish Line!
    March 5 at 4:23 p.m. by Nguyen, Mitchell

    As racers pitter-pattered down Walker Street and Travis Street, the roar from the cheering crowd resonated against the concrete of the surrounding buildings. Hundreds of people followed the race through the streets of downtown Houston and into…

     
  • A Run to Kick Off Rodeo Season
    March 5 at 4:11 p.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    Wheelchair participants, 5K runners, and 10K runners raced in the 30th annual Rodeo Run, presented by ConocoPhillips, on Saturday morning. The race began at the corner of Walker Street and Bagby Street and ended with an after-party at Eleanor…

     
  • Put On Your Skates and Get Ready to Roll at Discovery Green
    March 4 at 1:38 p.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    Houston’s first outdoor roller rink opened on Friday night at Discovery Green, and skating enthusiasts of all levels came together to celebrate to live music. The crowd also cheered on two derby demo battles, featuring the Missfits Roller Derby,…

     
  • Ahoy From the First Annual Spring Party Benefiting Children in Need
    March 4 at 1:35 p.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    Main Street Theater and Children at Risk hosted their first annual Spring Party on Friday night at MATCH. The pirate-themed event included music, drinks, a theater show, and surf and turf delicacies by six Houston chefs - David Cordúa of the…

     
  • Los Vaqueros Trot All the Way From Mexico!
    March 4 at 9:01 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    The Los Vaqueros Rio Grande Trail Ride Association was established in February 1973. They've participated in the Houston Rodeo for 44 years. They have the longest trail ride of all covering 353 miles with 50 riders and four wagons. The group ended…

     
  • Beer Lovers Brew Up Fun at Saint Arnold
    March 1 at 1:58 p.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    The American Homebrewers Association hosted its 13th annual rally on Sunday afternoon at Houston's Saint Arnold Brewing Company. The Colorado-based nonprofit organization founded in 1978 is dedicated to empowering the community of homebrewers and…

     
  • Critical Mass Hits the Streets!
    February 25 at 12:21 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    Cyclists from all around gathered  at Tranquility Park this time around for the monthly social ride. Cool, crisp weather prevailed and riders had quite a good time. Critical Mass meets on the last Friday of every month at Market Square Park. All…

     
  • Houston Roller Derby Skates Into a New Season at the Revention Music Center
    February 19 at 11:57 a.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    Houston Roller Derby’s 12th season opened with a double-header event on Saturday night at the Revention Music Center, featuring the four home teams of the all-female league. The Valkyries won the first match against the Bayou City Bosses, 355-223,…

     
  • Drop Your Pants, It's The Cupid's Undie Run
    February 13 at 9:53 a.m. by Eric Sauseda

    The Cupid's Undie Run was held on February 11 at Dogwood in Midtown. Runners dressed in their boudoir best and ran a short one mile course in Midtown to raise money for Children’s Tumor Foundation and neurofibromatosis research. (Photos by Eric…

     
  • Knuckle Sandwiches Served at UFC Fight Night Houston
    February 6 at 10:28 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Houston, Texas (February 4, 2016); The UFC returned to the Toyota Center during Super Bowl Weekend in Houston. The packed house witness twelve action packed fights with the main event featuring the return of the Korean Zombie facing off against…

     
  • Falcon Fans, Patriot Pack and More Descend on NRG Stadium for Super Bowl LI
    February 5 at 4:43 p.m. by Gilbert Bernal

    Super Bowl LI, Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots fans load onto the Metro Rail to take a ride to NRG Stadium to watch the game and enjoy the festivities.

     
  • Local Favorites Celebrate Before the Big Game With a Tailgate On McGowen
    February 5 at 2:27 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    Hosts Mongoose Versus Cobra, Leon's Lounge, Harlem Road Texas BBQ, and emcee "Outlaw Dave" of the Outlaw Dave Show put on quite an event. Guests enjoyed a menu consisting of unique drink recipes, limited availability, one-off micro-brews with big…

     
  • Celebs face off at the Antonio Brown Super Slam Celebrity Basketball Game
    February 4 at 10:22 a.m. by Eric Sauseda

    The Antonio Brown Super Slam Celebrity Basketball Game was held on Friday, February 3 at the Joe K. Butler Sports Complex. The event supported the Boys and Girls Clubs of America and Tackles4Cancer. Fans came out to see celebrities and professional…

     

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