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Evolving with the Times, Stanton’s In Alvin Celebrates 100 Years

August 18, 2022 | By Heather Brand

Not many mom-and-pop shops are able to stand the test of time, but Stanton’s Shopping Center in Alvin, about 30 miles south of Houston, has been going strong for 100 years.

Houston’s Turkey Leg Hut Creates Soulful Spins on the State Fair Classic

October 29, 2020 | By Heather Brand

Pendery’s in Fort Worth Has Been Creating Exotic Spices and Chile Blends for 150 Years

July 24, 2019 | By Susan L. Ebert

Step beneath the top hat logo gracing the dormer over the front porch of Pendery’s World of Chiles and Spices in Fort Worth, close your eyes, and breathe deep: Intermingled fragrances from exotic lands flood your olfactories—perfumed Sri Lankan cinnamon; pungent Iranian cumin; sultry Jamaican allspice; smoky Spanish paprika; and chiles, lots and lots of chiles.

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

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