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    Twitter mocks racists after DNA test shows ancient Britons had dark skin
    Ancient inhabitants of modern-day United Kingdom may have rocked dark skin and blue eyes, a DNA test on a 10,000-year-old skeleton revealed Wednesday. The new findings, along with a 3-D recreation of the oldest-known Briton, who scientists dubbed "Cheddar Man," are being used to by Twitter users to mock white supremacists that have long looked to Europe for notions of racial purity.
    https://www.chron.com

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    Charges dismissed against Prairie View cop who Tased city councilman
    Charges have been dropped against a Prairie View police officer who used a Taser on a city council member while arresting him in 2015. But the former councilman has filed a federal suit against both officers who were on the scene that night, the city of Prairie View and the Prairie View Police Department.
    https://www.chron.com

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    Texans' J.J. Watt earns Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award
    Updated 7:40 pm, Saturday, February 3, 2018 MINNEAPOLIS - Texans defensive end J.J. Watt won the NFL's Walter Payton Man of the Year Award on Saturday night. After raising more than $37 million in 19 days for a Hurricane Harvey relief fund, Watt was expected to win the award over Carolina tight end Greg Olsen and Baltimore tight end Benjamin Watson.
    http://www.chron.com

Feb 02

Openings & Closings: Leeland House Debuts, Bacon Brothers Depart

Los Tios Mexican Restaurant, 4840 Beechnut, grand reopening January 17

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Leeland House, 2119 Leeland, opened in January. The Southern-inspired eatery offers breakfast and lunch, with plans to extend...

Another porcine pleasure palace, Ethel Mae Bourbon and Bacon, 10750 Barker Cypress, has closed temporarily. Yours truly was planning a First Look at the restaurant which opened...

...vegan food truck, will soon be setting up shop at the Heights Waterworks development at West 19th and Nicholson. Hoban, who is the owner and chef, is a registered and licensed dietician as well...

Another Houston favorite, Common Bond Bakery, 1706 Westheimer, owned by Johnny Carrabba and George Joseph, will join Ripe Cuisine and Hopdoddy at the...

...Paper City. The restaurant is a new venture from the family behind Romano's Pizza, 1528 West Gray. For 20 years, cousins Vincenzo Quarto and Francesco Fragale have been serving authentic New York...

Raising Cane, 163 West Road, will be opening in March, making it the 31st in Houston and the 127th in...

Coral Swords Game Cafe, 1318 Telephone, will officially open February 2, according to Houston Food Finder. Hunter Pence, formerly of the...

Saint's, 13455 Cutten, had its grand opening January 18 to January 21. Owners Terry and Connie Saint have...

Chicken Station, 7001 Harrisburg, is expected to have its soft opening in three weeks, according to Eater Houston. Owner...

Pappa Charlie's BBQ shuttered its location in EaDo, 2012 Rusk, in December, as reported here in the Press. Owner and Pitmaster, Wesley Jurena, said it...

...to be permanent and now he has found a new home at Cypress Trail Hideout, 25610 Hempstead, according to CultureMap. Construction is still underway and the new restaurant and bar is expected...

Aria Suya Kitchen, 6357 Westheimer, opened December 15

Big City Wings, 7620 Katy Freeway, opened December 13

Bite of Spice, 9102 Bellaire, opened late December

Blue Nile, 3030 Audley, opened January 13

Captain T Seafood, 10815 Beechnut, grand opening December 26

Carmelo’s, 14795 Memorial, reopened January 3

Duck Donuts, 3157 West Holcombe, grand opening January 6

Empire Pizza, 11805 Westheimer, opened January 1

Golden Bagels and Coffee, 3119 White Oak, opened January 10

Holman Draft Hall, 820 Holman, opened January 19

Italian American Grocery Co., 3605 White Oak, opened January 16

The Turkey Leg Hut, 4830 Almeda, soft opening December 2017

Twisted Turban, 2838 South Highway 6, opened December 22

Yanni’s Greek Tavern, 13203 Jones, opened December 2017

    Openings & Closings: Leeland House Debuts, Bacon Brothers Depart
    Leeland House, 2119 Leeland, opened in January. The Southern-inspired eatery offers breakfast and lunch, with plans to extend to a happy hour and dinner service in the future. The newest concept from owner and restaurateur, Cheryl Crider, of Neighborhood Hospitality, will have a coffee bar with beverages like flat whites...
    http://www.houstonpress.com

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Would simplifying this complicated process he...

Would simplifying this complicated process help both parties reach a compromise?

    Explainer: Why can't immigrants here illegally just apply for citizenship?
    Why can't they just stand in line and fill out the paperwork? As President Donald Trump prepares to give his state of the union address, almost certainly raising the issue of young immigrants who stand to lose their work permits, we explain.
    http://www.houstonchronicle.com

Jan 27

Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle shared H...

    Longer deer season proposed for Texas' North Zone
    Most of the 750,000 Texas hunters who pursue white-tailed deer would see their fall hunting season lengthen by two weeks, closing on the third Sunday in January instead of the year's first Sunday as it has for decades, under a proposed change in regulations recommended by state wildlife officials.
    http://www.chron.com

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    Titans hire Mike Vrabel as head coach
    Updated 8:26 pm, Saturday, January 20, 2018 The speedy ascension of Mike Vrabel in the coaching ranks took another major upward turn Saturday when he was named the Tennessee Titans' new head coach. Vrabel was the Texans defensive coordinator for one season before being hired by the Titans.
    http://www.chron.com

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Deed Restriction for Owner Signature

Deed restrictions for several sections are now complete and ready for owner signature.

    Meyerland
    Meyerland Community Improvement Association 4999 W. Bellfort Houston, TX 77035 Phone 713-729-2167
    http://www.meyerland.net

Jan 13

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    Texas' green sea turtles exhibit remarkable resiliency
    Texas' setting a record for the number of cold-stunned green sea turtles rescued from inshore water in the wake of the unusually cold stretch that gripped the coast over the first four days of this new year is an event worth celebration and consideration. And not just for the obvious reasons.
    http://www.chron.com

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Host an International Student--Houston

Are you interested in hosting an International high school student from China? New Oasis is actively looking for welcoming and supportive host families to open their hearts and homes to students attending
School programs in Houston area beginning in Fall of 2018. Our young people from China are seeking an American academic and cultural experience. They have all completed an international preparatory program, with a proven track record for excelling academically. Our students have been thoroughly screened to ensure they...

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Are you interested in hosting an International high school student from China? New Oasis is actively looking for welcoming and supportive host families to open their hearts and homes to students attending
School programs in Houston area beginning in Fall of 2018. Our young people from China are seeking an American academic and cultural experience. They have all completed an international preparatory program, with a proven track record for excelling academically. Our students have been thoroughly screened to ensure they will be a great fit for school placement and are eager to learn and experience American culture!

What is required to host an international student?


Our host families provide:
A comfortable and cultural-enriching environment Transportation to and from school (students may ride the school bus) Three nutritious meals each day A separate bedroom (bathrooms may be shared) Warm, supportive parental supervision of this young adult In exchange for opening your home, you'll enjoy an amazing cultural experience and bond with a student who becomes part of your family. You and your Chinese student will also receive ongoing academic and social support from the highly-skilled and trained staff at New Oasis International Education. Lastly, you will receive a monthly stipend from New Oasis. By hosting you can provide a global experience to your local community - all you have to do is say YES! Interested please apply today: https://newoasisedu.secure.force.com/HostFamilyApplication/

For any additional questions or thoughts, please reach out directly to :Elysa Krosmico
EKrosmico@NewOasisEdu.com

    Host Family Application
    https://newoasisedu.secure.force.com

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10 Places to Get Your Poke Fix in Houston

$ Seafood 4848 Beechnut St.

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Seafood 9889 Bellaire Blvd., Suite E205

$ Hawaiian 2118 Lamar St.

$$ Seafood 12153 Katy Fwy.

$$ Seafood 607 Richmond Ave.

$$ Seafood 1195 Westheimer Road

$$ American/New American, Barbecue, Greek, Japanese 1010 Prairie St.

$$ Seafood 4500 Washington Ave., Suite 350

    10 Places to Get Your Poke Fix in Houston
    Houston's great poke boom continues unabated, with dozens of newly opened, vaguely Hawaiian places across the city where you can build your own bowl-or even, in some cases, your own poke burrito. Yes, we've reached peak poke. But first: poke nachos. Because this is Houston, after all.
    https://www.houstoniamag.com

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Chron.com from the Houston Chronicle shared H...

    Cancer survivor David Quessenberry completes 'very emotional' comeback with Texans
    Published 7:29 pm, Monday, December 25, 2017 When Texans offensive lineman David Quessenberry lined up as an extra blocker with the offense against the Pittsburgh Steelers, it completed an emotional, successful victory over cancer. Quessenberry made his inspirational NFL regular-season debut Monday following a three-year battle with non-Hodgkin T-lymphoblastic lymphoma.
    http://www.chron.com

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