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Houston Play-Date

Houston Play-Date

Museum of Houston Houston has a terrific Museum District with more than a dozen offerings. Tops on our list, though:…

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Photo by Michael Murphy The late St. Louis Cardinals baseball great Stan Musial once said, “Houston has three seasons: July,…

Roads to Freedom

Roads to Freedom

…visitor information and more on Freedom Colonies in Houston County, contact the Houston County Historical Commission (in Crockett) at 936/544-3255,…

A Fresh Spin on Fayetteville

A Fresh Spin on Fayetteville

…from Houston, along with my girlfriend, Lindy, and me, with tales of the town’s history. Heimsath relates that members of…

Barbara Jordan: The Great Texas Orator

Barbara Jordan: The Great Texas Orator

…let society’s limits define her. Born on February 21, 1936, Jordan grew up in the Fifth Ward of Houston while…

Hiding in Plain Sight: Houston’s Menil Collection

Hiding in Plain Sight: Houston’s Menil Collection

…the blocks of modest, gray-and-white, 1920s bungalows she owned in Montrose, one of Houston’s established inner-city neighborhoods. A generous and…

Honk If You Heart Tailgating

Honk If You Heart Tailgating

Houston Oilers originally banned tailgating at the Astrodome in Houston. But when the Houston Texans debuted in 2002, the team…

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

…a book on Black performance in the state called Stages of Struggle and Celebration: A Production History of Black Theatre…

Hot Dogs Go Uptown

Hot Dogs Go Uptown

black truffles. I couldn’t help but chuckle. It was only a matter of time, I thought, before the “foodie” culture…

Follow the Smoke, East Texas BBQ

Follow the Smoke, East Texas BBQ

…Bar-B-Q (Houston) Address: 5109 Kirby Drive, Houston Phone: (713) 522-2530 Established: 1977 Owner: Jim Goode Best Bites: beef brisket, sausage,…

Great Texas Birding Classic: Birding’s Super Bowl

Great Texas Birding Classic: Birding’s Super Bowl

…ecological programs for Reliant Energy in Houston, deftly maneuvers to the side of a tree-lined road, and the four occupants…

Follow the Smoke, West Texas BBQ

Follow the Smoke, West Texas BBQ

…son. After several futile attempts to escape—to Houston and Austin, to Utah and Alaska—Kathy customized a trailer to be her…

New Adventures in Old La Grange

New Adventures in Old La Grange

…was a log building on the northeast corner of the square.) A display of vintage pharmaceutical equipment and black-and-white photographs…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

…West Columbia, and Bayou Bend, her elegant Houston estate, filled with art and antiques and now a part of the…

Now Open

Now Open

…back to Houston. On Texas 288, I pass the larger-than-life statue of Stephen F. Austin created by Houston sculptor David…

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