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A Fancy B&B in Waco with Its Own Bowling Alley? You Heard That Right

February 13, 2018 | By June Naylor

The 1910 home was the creation of local architect Milton M. Scott, whose Waco work also includes the Artesian Manufacturing and Bottling Plant, now home to  the Dr Pepper Museum and Free Enterprise Institute. Among early owners of this imposing Mediterranean-style residence was department store magnate Louis Migel, whose family entertained here in lavish style. The house fell into disrepair in later years along with the mansion next door.

Where Aloe is King

December 12, 2014 | By Eileen Mattei

Luxuriating in the tropically landscaped oasis of Hilltop Gardens, I feel sheltered from the world by palms, hibiscus, and birds of paradise.

The June 2024 cover of Texas Highways: Treasures from the Coast

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