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  • Houston Rally Draws Hundreds of Educators, Students and Parents to Speak Up and Stand Together
    May 20 at 7:45 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    In the wake of recent school shootings and teacher walkouts in several states, a rally was held Saturday in Houston's Discovery Green park. Those in attendance demanded more school funding, safety measures for students, educators and administrators…

     
  • Another School Shooting Makes For a Sad and Terrible Day in Santa Fe, Texas
    May 19 at 6:43 a.m. by Mohammad Mia

    A school shooting early Friday morning at Santa Fe High School has left 10 dead and another 10 injured. The suspect Dimitrios Pagourtzis, 17, is in police custody and currently stands accused of the capital murder of multiple people and aggravated…

     
  • Steven "Shea" Serrano Honored At South Houston-Area Middle School
    May 11 at 10:15 a.m. by Marco Torres

    New York Times' best selling author and former Houston Press contributor Steven "Shea" Serrano was honored this week at Stevenson Middle School, where he once worked as a teacher and coach. The school renamed and dedicated the school gym as…

     

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  • Cyclists Enact Bicycle Die-In at Houston City Hall
    May 9 at 8:35 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    With the recent deaths of cyclists on Houston roadways, local groups are protesting to demand change. At Houston City Hall a bicycle die-in was enacted. The silent protest occurred just before city council met. The protesters hope that the city's…

     
  • Fans Watch Astros and Yankees Battle At Minute Maid Park
    May 3 at 9:52 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    The New York Yankees and their plethora of fans descended on Houston for a four-game series between teams that fought for the pennant last season. The field was littered with All Stars and future Hall of Famers while the stands held in a boiling…

     
  • Our Favorite Astros Photos of April
    May 2 at 4 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    The first full month of baseball was a good one at Minute Maid Park as the defending World Series Champs finished April on top of the AL West Division. The stellar five-man starting pitching rotation has proven to be one of the best across the…

     
  • Red Bull BC One Camp Puts on One Big Dance Party With Cars in Houston
    April 30 at 11:41 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    To celebrate the city of Houston’s dancers, artists and hip-hop culture, Red Bull brought its BC One Camp to Houston. The three day event focused on dance lovers and rising stars. This past weekend was packed with workshops, lectures, competitions,…

     
  • PETA Showers Downtown With Knowledge
    April 18 at 7:06 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Activists from PETA set up a shower on the corner Main and Prairie to for a peaceful Earth Day Protest. PETA aims at raising awareness of the vast amounts of water drained by the meat and dairy industry. Supporters encouraged Houstonians to "Go…

     
  • Houston Texans Cheerleader Tryouts 2018
    April 15 at 8:47 a.m. by Eric Sauseda

    Four hundred women and four dudes tried out for the 2018 Houston Texans Cheerleaders. While everyone gave it their all, only a few coveted spots would be filled. Judges included cheerleader coaches, VIP's, Super Fans, Suite Holders and more, who…

     
  • Houstonians Attend 'Domecoming" to Bid Farewell to Beloved Astrodome
    April 10 at 5 a.m. by Mohammad Mia

    Thousands of Houstonians attended the "Domecoming" party to celebrate the 53rd anniversary of the Astrodome, which first opened its doors in 1965. The event will be the final chance for many to see the Astrodome before it undergoes renovations this…

     
  • Screwston Sunday 2nd Annual Block Party
    April 10 at 4 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    Hosted by Screwston Records and local rapper Doughbeezy, the event celebrated the the sound and culture that DJ Screw built here in Houston. The 2nd annual block party boasted DJ sets throughout the day, live grafitti, food trucks and a BMX jam.…

     
  • U.S. Women's National Team Dominates Mexico on the Soccer Pitch
    April 9 at 7:08 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Carli Lloyd scored the 100th goal of her international career as the United States Women's National Team battled Mexico at BBVA Compass Stadium on Sunday, April 8, 2018. Veteran stars Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe and newcomer Mallory Pugh scored…

     
  • Mecum Auctions Returns to Houston’s NRG Center
    April 7 at 8:54 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    Mecum Auctions, the world’s largest collector-car auction company, is going on at Houston’s NRG Center through April 7 for Mecum Houston 2018. The event boasts an estimated 1,000 American Muscle cars, Corvettes, classics, Hot Rods, Resto Mods and…

     
  • Astros Shine During And After the World Series Ring Ceremony
    April 4 at 7:31 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    The Houston Astros received their 2017 World Series Championship Rings in a ceremony before the matchup with the Baltimore Orioles at Minute Maid Park Tuesday. Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred and Astros Owner Jim Crane distributed…

     
  • Astros Stay Golden at the 2018 Home Opener
    April 3 at 12:54 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Fans welcomed back the 2017 World Series Champions to Minute Maid Park. The Astros beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 after a huge celebration. World Series hero Charlie Morton took the mound and had a solid outing backed by his teammates wearing…

     
  • On the Field at  Astros Spring Training
    March 9 at 9:01 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    The World Champion Houston Astros held Spring Training at FITTEAM Ballpark of the Palm Beaches. Jose Altuve, Carlos Correa, Justin Verlander, George Springer and Alex Bregman started preparing for another run at the World Series in sunny West Palm…

     
  • A Day In The Life Of Barnyard Animals At Houston Livestock Show's AgVenture
    March 6 at 4 a.m. by Kate McLean

    Even though these rodeo stars don't look exactly thrilled to be here, don't feel sorry for them, they love coming to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo every year. In fact, it's their favorite season, of the give-or-take two to five seasons they…

     
  • Getting Rowdy At The RodeoHouston Carnival
    March 5 at 4 a.m. by Kate McLean

    Ah, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Carnival; that place where we find out who is ride-or-die and who is happy to watch everyone else's stuff from the bench. Take a sneak peek into the Carnival's scariest and family-friendly rides. Crying…

     
  • Houston SaberCats Rugby Host Fan Appreciation Night
    March 4 at 2:53 p.m. by Jack Gorman

    The Houston SaberCats tied the Ontario Arrows on Fan Appreciation Night at Constellation Field. It was the second rugby match of the day as Texas A&M beat LSU as part of the Red River Rugby Union.

     
  • The Houston Rodeo Parade and Run Draws A Crowd of Cheering Onlookers
    February 25 at 6:59 a.m. by Mohammad Mia

    Thousands of onlookers gathered on the streets of Houston on Saturday, February 24, 2018 to watch more than 30 floats, wagons and stagecoaches — and countless riders — parade through downtown as the kickoff event for the Houston Livestock Show and…

     

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