Houston

10 new restaurants to warm up your January

The end of 2017 proved to be a busy time for Houston restaurants. Harvey-related delays pushed back the arrival of several high-profile concepts, all …

Restaurants

A French-Themed Nightclub Will Move Into the Former Zimm’s Space

A French-themed, music-focused bar and lounge called Victor will open this spring in the former Zimm’s space at 4321 Montrose. It sounds very chic, according to <i>PaperCity</i>’s interviews with the four businessmen from the south of France behind the project. Picture a DJ booth constructed out of Louis …

Louis Vuitton

Fashion Meets Philanthropy at A Couture Cause

The 2018 Trend Book debuts next week at this fifth annual event.

Couture

Pet of the week: Meet Sky, a potential super star

<b>Pethouse Pet of the Week</b><p><b>Name:</b> Sky, as in reality star Sky, dancer Sky Williams, YouTube star Sky Williams, and entrepreneur Sky Dayton. (Full …

Pets

After the Freeze: Houston Food News This Week

Free barbecue, Pie Day and more highlights of the week.

Acadiana

When will freezing temps end? What to expect in Houston this weekend

<i>Editor's note: Our content partner ABC-13/The Eyewitness News weather team is closely monitoring the Winter Storm Warning for our area. Look for live</i> …

Texas

Here is the 2018–2019 TUTS Lineup

The 50th anniversary season features six heavyweight musicals.

Movies

Feel-good favorites return to Houston for TUTS 50th season

We should all have a midlife crisis as spectacular as Theatre Under the Stars, as the just-announced 50th season sounds like the ultimate year-long …

Fluff Bake Bar Re-Opens Saturday

Rebecca Masson's bake shop celebrates its return with a Saturday Morning Bake Sale.

Dessert

5 Things You Must Do This Weekend, Jan. 19-21

Jan. 19–28 | Various Locations<p>Now celebrating 25 years, this annual film festival fans out across several screening locations to celebrate the range …

George R. Brown Convention Center

Conroe ISD Principal Gets Jiggy With Ice Day Baby Facebook Video

Principal enlists her family to help create a fun Facebook announcement for Ice Day school closure.<p>THE WOODLANDS, TX — Most principals defer …

What a Federal Government Shutdown Will Mean for Houston

Republican congressional leaders nearly had a deal cobbled together for a continuing resolution to fund the federal government as of Thursday …

Internal Revenue Service

Harlem Road Texas BBQ Is Open in Richmond

Harlem Road Texas BBQ is off to a good start: the new barbecue spot in Richmond hosted its grand opening event last week on January 12. The restaurant posted on Facebook that it served 200 diners before running out of food. “People were lined up in the cold since 3:45 pm, waiting for us to open our …

BBQ

The Health App That Beat Hurricane Harvey

Making sure tuberculosis patients take their medicine is time consuming and expensive. But in Houston, video conferencing helped officials monitor patients even during massive flooding.<p>Last year, a 40-year-old man from the Houston suburbs took a skin test for tuberculosis, required for his job at a …

Politics

‘One Small Sip For Man’: Giant Leap Coffee Is Now Open in East End

Houston, we <i>don’t</i> have a problem. A space-themed coffee shop called Giant Leap Coffee just launched in the East End on Monday with serious beans and vegan fare on board.<p>The shop, from self-proclaimed coffee nerd Logan Beck and co-owner Lauren Ferrante, promises “One small sip for man...” and well, …

Raise a Glass at Reserve 101's 10th Anniversary Party

Here's the scoop on $10 pourings and more.

Here are the top 7 things to do in Houston this weekend

With the weather promising to be more nice than ice, this weekend offers plenty to do — from an art reception, an outdoor market, and a bake sale, to …

Texas

Wintry mix brings snow, ice across the US

Over 400 crashes have been reported in the Houston area alone as the winter blast brings dangerous road conditions from Texas to Maine.

Weather

Drivers slip and slide across icy Houston freeways

ICY ROADS<p>Wednesday, January 17, 2018 08:20AM<p>A winter weather blast nearly shut down the greater Houston area, but those drivers who did venture out …

Weather

Meet the Houston-Born Actor on the Heels of Kinky Boots

23-year-old Madison Pugh says the mega-musical in many ways reflects her own upbringing.

Boots

Ronnie Killen's Houston restaurant beefs up lunch

Killen’s STQ is mixing things up a bit for the new year. Ronnie Killen’s Briargrove restaurant that mixes steak and barbecue has been one of …

Texas

Houston Area Schools Will Be Open Thursday

School districts in Houston have begun alerting parents that classes will resume Thursday after two days of icy conditions closed schools.<p>HOUSTON, TX …

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

New Snack Claims to Raise the Bar on Brain Function

The IQ Bar might not get you into Harvard, but it may be the solution to your brain fog.

The Brain

#WCW: Asma Heerji & Rozmin Ladha

The sister act behind Texas watch brand Thirteen.02 talk family business and the power of accessorizing.

Houston restaurateurs win big at industry awards gala

<b>What:</b> The Greater Houston Restaurant Association's Golden Fork Awards Gala<p><b>Where:</b> The Ballroom at Bayou Place<p><b>The scoop:</b> Houston's restaurant community …

Texas

Hoffman: Double Stack burger answers 'Where's the beef?' on Wendy's value menu

This week I reached out for a Wendy’s “4 for $4” value meal...but which sandwich to go along with four chicken nuggets, small fries, and small …

Burgers

Winter storm watch: Drone video shows Harris County homes blanketed by ice

<i>Editor's note: Our content partner, ABC-13/The Eyewitness News weather team, is closely monitoring the Winter Storm Warning for our area. Look for</i> …

Texas

Houston Area Real Estate: Leasing Your Next Home

Leasing is an option many in the Houston area enjoy over buying. Which communities are the best?<p>HOUSTON, TX — Leasing is an option that many …

Real Estate

Check Out The Menu at Chef Robert Del Grande’s New Spot For A Slab of Prime Rib

Houston culinary icon and James Beard Award winner Robert Del Grande is transforming the first floor of his restaurant Cafe Annie into The Prime Room, Houston’s newest destination for a slab of perfect prime rib.<p>The chef’s newest restaurant made its debut last Friday, occupying 36 seats on the …

Restaurants

Houston's Winter Storm: Icy Conditions Impact METRO Service

METRO services to and from downtown see some delays, but operating normally, officials said.<p>HOUSTON, TX — The icy conditions on Houston roadways …

Weather