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  • Houston NORML Continues its Fight to Legalize with 4/20 Fest and Generators Playground
    April 23 at 3 p.m. by Yuri Pena

    While the Houston Chapter of NORML (National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws) continues its mission of educating the public and legalizing marijuana, they also find ways to spread the good news by sponsoring events like this annual…

     
  • Sugar Land Skeeters Put the Bite on Bridgeport Bluefish in 2017 Season Opener
    April 21 at 12:30 p.m. by Marco Torres

    The Sugar Land Skeeters had home field advantage during 2017's Opening Day against the Bridgeport Bluefish at Constellation Field on April 20, 2017 in Sugar Land, Texas. The 2016 Atlantic League champions won the game 5-2, and we're rooting for…

     
  • The Most Beautiful People of Coachella 2017
    April 20 at 8:45 a.m. by Shane Lopes

    As the sun rose on Monday morning, the desert dust had settled and Coachella weekend one officially drew to a close. But along with the music still echoing in our ears are the bountiful memories of all the beautiful faces that attended over the…

     

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  • Protest Against Governor Abbott Turns Heated in Houston
    April 19 at 6:45 a.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    Protestors joined together on the afternoon of April 18 to protest against Governor Greg Abbott, who was delivering his State of the State address at the Hilton Americas - Houston Hotel at 1600 Lamar. Due to heavy rains, the Greater Houston…

     
  • The Highs and Lows of J.J. Watt in Houston
    April 18 at 6:45 a.m.

    There's no denying we've got J.J. Watt fever here in Houston. From gametime dominance to personal philanthropy to television appearances (and even some TMZ spottings), here's a look at the highs and lows of J.J. Watt in Houston.

     
  • Boarded Up, Unloved and Vanished in Houston
    April 17 at 5:45 a.m.

    We took a look at boarded up, unloved and vanished buildings in the Bayou City. We're big on tearing down and starting over with shiny new construction, but is all of Houston's architectural history destined for obsolescence? Photos via CC by…

     
  • The Hottest Rides on Display at the Houston Auto Show
    April 6 at 9:33 a.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    The 34th Houston Auto Show opened April 5, 2017 at NRG Park with cars and trucks from over 30 of the world's top automakers on display, as well as multiple test riding and driving experiences.

     
  • HTX Boss Babes Kickoff Spring with a Popup Market
    April 5 at 12:32 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    The HTX Boss Babes came back with another amazing event at Summer Street Studios. Their free Spring popup featured more than 30 local women-owned businesses. Music was provided by Dj ill-set along with along with bites and beverages from local…

     
  • 'Stros Fans Go Nuts as Astros Secure 5th Straight Opening Day Win
    April 4 at 10:13 a.m. by Marco Torres

    The Astros hosted the Seattle Mariners at Minute Maid Park on April 3, 2017. Astros slugger George Springer hit a solo home run in the first inning off Mariners ace Felix Hernandez to give the home team an early lead. Astros short stop Carlos…

     
  • Critical Mass Pedals into Spring and Parties with Gio Chamba
    April 3 at 10:31 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    Houston's largest monthly social bicycle ride gathered at Market Square to put in miles and have some fun! After hitting the streets, cyclists and partygoers hit up Raven Tower to hangout with Gio Chamba, celebrate the release of "High Rider" and…

     
  • 2017 Houston Texans Cheerleader Tryouts
    April 2 at 9:07 a.m. by Eric Sauseda

    The Houston Texans held their annual cheerleader tryouts on April 1, 2017 at the Methodist Training Center across from NRG Stadium. There were more than 400 candidates who tried out for a limited number of spots on the team.(Photos by Eric Sauseda…

     
  • Houston MAGA Rally Faces Opposition
    March 26 at 3:32 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    Trump and his supporters continue to hold Make America Great Again rallies and marches. Houston City Hall was the latest venue, and his loyal supporters were met with opposition from various groups. All Photos by Doogie Roux.

     
  • Vocal Crowd Fills Town Hall With Congressman Culberson
    March 26 at 8:39 a.m. by Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

    Constituents of District 7 vocalized their opinions in a town hall meeting with U.S. Congressman John Culberson in the Spring Branch Middle School auditorium on Saturday afternoon, as they questioned issues of health care, tax reform, border…

     
  • 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

     
  • 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…

     

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