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"In today's climate of what's occurring throu...

"In today's climate of what's occurring throughout the world, it was time that Houston put another tool in their tool belt to combat any would-be violence." What do you think?

    Expect to see Houston Police carrying AR-15s this holiday travel season
    Travelers at Bush Intercontinental and Hobby airports will see police officers carrying AR-15s this holiday season. "In today's climate of what's occurring throughout the world, it was time that Houston put another tool in their tool belt to combat any would-be violence," said Capt. Glenn Yorek with Houston Police Department's airport division at Bush Intercontinental.
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Looks like a green light for a new med school...

Looks like a green light for a new med school in town. Students could be enrolling in as soon as three years:

    UH medical school gets initial OK from regents
    Regents at the University of Houston System appear poised to pursue the creation of a medical school that would enroll students by 2020 in hopes to improve care in rural and urban Texas neighborhoods.
    http://www.chron.com

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A report on the American family finds that mo...

A report on the American family finds that more than one-third of those surveyed are atheist, agnostic, or "nothing in particular." What do you think?

    Survey: More Americans choose no religion
    A just-released look at the American family finds that more than one-third of those surveyed are atheist, agnostic, or "nothing in particular" and more than half rarely go to church.
    http://www.chron.com

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Upcoming Houston Food Events: Taste Exotic Specials at Kata Robata

Inspired by a recent trip to Japan, chef Manabu Horiuchi of Kata Robata, 3600 Kirby Drive, has been shopping the world’s seafood markets for treasures from the sea. From now...

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Those looking for an nontraditional Turkey Day feast can check out Roka Akor, 2929 Weslayan, which will be offering a special Thanksgiving Omakase Menu ($75 per person) from 2 to...

...Tis the season for gingerbread! Central Market, 3815 Westheimer, will offer Gingerbread House Decorating classes for all ages on Sundays, November 26 through December...

Brennan’s of Houston, 3300 Smith, will be hosting its annual Holiday Brunch with Santa on Saturday, December 2 from 9...

    Upcoming Houston Food Events: Taste Exotic Specials at Kata Robata
    Mark your calendars, because you don't want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings: With the holiday season in full swing, The General Public, 797 Sorella, Suite 118, is serving up two of its specialty pies - the Whole Peanut Butter Pie ($27.95) and the Whole Butterscotch Pie ($24.95). The...
    http://www.houstonpress.com

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Nov 14

The San Marcos Police Department is investiga...

The San Marcos Police Department is investigating the death of a 20-year-old Texas State student:

    Texas State fraternity pledge found dead Monday
    Updated 2:49 pm, Tuesday, November 14, 2017 The San Marcos Police Department is investigating the death of a 20-year-old Texas State student who was found dead Monday morning. Police received a call concerning Matthew Ellis Monday at 11:35 a.m., and after arriving to Millennium Apartments off-campus, the student was found not breathing, officials said in a news release.
    http://www.chron.com

Nov 14

Time is running out to place your Thanksgivin...

Time is running out to place your Thanksgiving dish orders. GUIDE: http://www.chron.com/life/food/article/Don-t-feel-like-cooking-Order-Thanksgiving-12335977.php

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    Time is running out to place your Thanksgiving dish orders. GUIDE: http://www.chron.com/life/food/article/Don-t-feel-like-cooking-Order-Thanksgiving-12335977.php
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Nov 14

Which burger spots would you have added as a ...

Which burger spots would you have added as a write-in choice? Leave your suggestions in the comments below:

    Readers' choice: Christian's Tailgate wins Houston's best burger place
    Updated 1:00 pm, Thursday, October 5, 2017 After a month of voting, the results are in. According to Chron.com readers, the best burger joint in Houston is Christian's Tailgate, which won an astounding 12,697 votes. Balls Out Burger took second place with 10,440 votes.
    http://www.chron.com

Nov 13

This Week in Houston Food Events: Wings, Pies and Holiday Tamales

As part of an annual tradition, Arnaldo Richards’ Picos, 3601 Kirby, has announced its new holiday tamale menu; and this year, customers can expect six new...

...m. to 7 p.m. in the restaurant’s parking lot on the corner of Kirby and Richmond, running through January 6 (excluding Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day). Guests can also pre-order...

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Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale, continues its Outdoor Cooking Series with char-grilled chicken wings from Agricole sous chef Marcelo...

Field & Tides, 705 East 11th, will be hosting a Fried Chicken Throwdown from 6 to 9 p.m. The event...

Rainbow Lodge, 2011 Ella, is hosting its first annual Beaujolais Party, with Lyle Railsback from Kermit Lynch Imports, at...

Third Coast, 6550 Bertner (sixth floor), will host the second tasting in its monthly tasting series, with this event...

Ouisie’s Table, 3939 San Felipe, is bringing back its annual holiday tradition: the red dress named Miss Ruby. Celebrating its...

Bistro Provence, 13616 Memorial Drive, will be hosting its 2017 Beaujolais Nouveau Dinner beginning at 7 p.m. It begins...

Pappas Bros. Steakhouse Downtown, 1200 McKinney, is hosting its annual Champagne Campaign tasting beginning at 5:30 p.m.  The Pappas...

From 7 to 11 p.m., Brasserie du Parc, 1440 Lamar, is teaming up with Bastrop’s Violet Crown Spirits to launch Emerald Absinthe, the first...

The fourth annual Burger Bash takes place at The Water Works at Buffalo Bayou Park, 105 Sabine, from noon to 5 p.m. Local eateries will face off and compete to take home the title of Houston’s Best Burger, with entries ranging from the luxurious to the down-home. Tickets are $20 to $70. 

    This Week in Houston Food Events: Wings, Pies and Holiday Tamales
    Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings: Tuesday, November 14 Outdoor Cooking Series at Eight Row Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale, continues its Outdoor Cooking Series with char-grilled chicken wings from Agricole sous chef Marcelo Garcia, plus pies by the slice from Fluff Bake Bar's Rebecca Masson. The...
    http://www.houstonpress.com

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Russian Language Classes for Adults

RCC Our Texas - 2337 Bissonnet Houston, TX 77005

$50 - group lesson, $60 - private lesson

Small classes
Individual approach
Interesting, dynamic classes
Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced levels

Registration/Information: 713-395-3301
infocorpourtexas@gmail.com

Nov 10

Argentine Tango Classes -

When:Thursdays, 7:00 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.
Where: RCC Our Texas - 2337 Bissonnet Houston, TX 77005

Cost: $10

Argentine Tango in “Milongero” Style

Foundations: balance, connection, posture, embrace, rhythmical patterns.

The dialogue between our bodies is instinctive.

Energy and fluidity versus strength and control.

How to have fun and dance till 100 years old.

No partner required

Nov 10

"A lot of them have never worn a grill before...

"A lot of them have never worn a grill before and they want to try it out. It’s just another element, another way to celebrate.” Tag someone you know will want one:

    The Astros' World Series Grills are here and they're awesome
    You may recall that Houston rapper Paul Wall said there would be World Series grills for every Astros player that wants one, after Houston defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers for the team's first ever World Series championship. Well the grill master, Johnny Dang, has already finished up work on pieces for seven players and three more have had molds made.
    http://www.chron.com

Nov 10

A judge in Houston has given the government t...

A judge in Houston has given the government three weeks to decide if churches damaged by Harvey can obtain federal aid. Do you think they should receive government assistance?

    Judge gives FEMA deadline to firm up policy on aid to churches
    A federal judge in Houston has given the government three weeks to decide what its current policy is on providing federal relief to houses of worship damaged during Hurricane Harvey. The ruling Thursday by U.S. District Judge Keith P. Ellison gives the Federal Emergency Management Agency until Dec.
    http://www.chron.com

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Nov 09

Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle is at Ho...

It's back! Our final pop up shop tomorrow! We'll have memorabilia from the Houston Chronicle Astros World Series winning coverage, collectible coins and much more all at: 4747 Southwest Freeway.

    Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle
    It's back! Our final pop up shop tomorrow! We'll have memorabilia from the Houston Chronicle Astros World Series winning coverage, collectible coins and much more.
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Nov 09

Nov 09

The median price of a home sold in October wa...

The median price of a home sold in October was $226,491, up from last year and a high for any October in Houston.

    Houston real estate market continues post-Harvey rebound
    Home sales rallied for the second straight month after Hurricane Harvey made landfall in late August, stalling or canceling real estate transactions across the Houston area.
    http://www.chron.com

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Nov 06

This Week in Houston Food Events: A New Brunch and Iron Sommelier

Kata Robata, 3600 Kirby, has joined up with the Japan America Society of Houston for a special "Washoku for...

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HS Green, 5092 Richmond, is celebrating Houston’s love for brunch with its own grand brunch opening, offering a...

With white truffles in season, Da Marco, 1520 Westheimer, will be hosting a special dinner beginning at 6:30 p.m. Guests can expect...

Rainbow Lodge, 2011 Ella, is wrapping up its 40th year with tastes of three fun wines and the release...

Brasserie 19, 1962 West Gray, is partnering with Domaine Dublère for an elegant wine dinner beginning at 7 p.m. Guests can enjoy a prix-fixe menu guided by owner and winemaker, Blair Pethel, for $125 per person, excluding tax and gratuity. Seating is limited. Call Brasserie 713-524-1919.

The Burger Joint, 2703 Montrose, will be celebrating its second anniversary with a brew-filled burger bash from 6 to 10 p.m. Guests can enjoy $5 8th Wonder Brewery pints (in free pint glasses), plus $3 refills and gift card giveaways. 

...Japan at an intimate, five-course dinner paired with five unique sakes at Lucille’s, 5512 La Branch, beginning at 7 p.m. Rodney Willis, a certified sommelier, will be on-site to...

Celebrate the start of this holiday season at Pappas Bros. Steakhouse at the Houston Galleria, 5839 Westheimer, by tasting an array of spectacular Champagnes beginning at 5:30 p.m. For $120...

Beginning at 2 p.m., Public Services Wine & Whisky, 202 Travis, will host a class exploring the category of brandy via classic expressions from Europe and modern, new-world examples. Snacks from chef Karen Man will also be served. Tickets are $65 per person.

...are invited to attend the 12th International Risotto Festival, held at The Houston Design Center, 7026 Old Katy, from 2 to 6 p.m. The gourmet food festival includes an afternoon of Italian...

    This Week in Houston Food Events: A New Brunch and Iron Sommelier
    Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings: New Special Brunch launch at HS Green HS Green, 5092 Richmond, is celebrating Houston's love for brunch with its own grand brunch opening, offering a menu of healthy choices and guilty pleasures. Indulge your a.m. cravings with avocado eggs benny, bagel...
    http://www.houstonpress.com

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Nov 03

Galveston will be filled with bikers from all...

Galveston will be filled with bikers from all over the country this weekend. Tag someone who's going:

    Thousands of bikers ride into Galveston for Lone Star Rally this weekend
    Tens of thousands of bikers will swarm Galveston island this week to attend the 16th annual Lone Star Rally.
    http://www.chron.com

Nov 03

Upcoming Houston Food Events: Meet the Turducken Burger

Kata Robata, 3600 Kirby, has just received its first shipment of white Alba truffles, joining a supply of black...

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With white truffles in season, Da Marco, 1520 Westheimer, will be hosting a special dinner on Monday, November 6, beginning at 6:30 p...

Brasserie 19, 1962 West Gray, is partnering with Domaine Dublère for an elegant wine dinner on Wednesday, November 8, at 7 p.m. Guests can enjoy a prix-fixe menu guided by owner and winemaker, Blair Pethel, for $125 per person, excluding tax and gratuity. Seating is limited. Call 713-524-1919.

...favorites in just one bite thanks to the new seasonal special at Hopdoddy Burger Bar, 4444 Westheimer, 5510 Morningside, 142 Vintage Park. The Thanksgiving Turducken Burger ($10) includes a stuffing bun, fried...

...just one bite thanks to the new seasonal special at Hopdoddy Burger Bar, 4444 Westheimer, 5510 Morningside, 142 Vintage Park. The Thanksgiving Turducken Burger ($10) includes a stuffing bun, fried green beans...

...on Sunday, November 12, from 2 to 6 p.m. at The Houston Design Center, 7026 Old Katy. The gourmet food festival includes an afternoon of Italian foods along with fantastic wines, music...

Field & Tides, 705 East 11th, will be hosting a Fried Chicken Throwdown on Tuesday, November 14, from 6 to 9...

    Upcoming Houston Food Events: Meet the Turducken Burger
    Mark your calendars, because you don't want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings: Kata Robata, 3600 Kirby, has just received its first shipment of white Alba truffles, joining a supply of black truffles already in house. For at least the next month, chef Manabu Horiuchi will offer several specials...
    http://www.houstonpress.com

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