Ogg taps former judge for ethics post in DA’s office
houstonchronicle.com / Wed, 11 Jan 2017 20:31:29 UT
Former judge David Mendoza has been tapped to lead the newly created division of professional integrity for the Harris County District Attorney's Office.
Shooting at convenience store near University of Houston leaves two injured
houstonchronicle.com / Sat, 14 Jan 2017 15:36:40 UT
Houston street corner has five chicken-to-go places across the street from one another
houstonchronicle.com / Wed, 11 Jan 2017 19:12:20 UT
We love our city, but Houston has a long history of odd decisions when it comes to planning.
From the city's first founding ("hey, let's build a big giant metropolis on top of a bunch of swampy bayous!") all the way to today, some of the calls made by business owners and officials seem to make no sense at all.
Conroe Symphony Orchestra opener close to magnificent
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 05 Oct 2016 08:48:00 -0500
By Peggie Miller / performing arts columnist“Close to” may not be exact.
Houstonians: Why does this happen every time it rains?
houstonchronicle.com / Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:32:13 UT
The flood waters crept up North Braeswood beside Brays Bayou Wednesday morning, pushing into front lawns and swamping a few cars.
Houston man gets 12 years in street-racing crash that killed Baptist minister, wife
houstonchronicle.com / Tue, 10 Jan 2017 17:12:44 UT
A Houston man was sentenced to 12 years in prison Tuesday for his part in a street-racing crash that killed a Baptist minister and his wife last year.
Katy man dies in crash while transporting rescue dogs to Colorado
houstonchronicle.com / Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:50:53 UT
For more than a year, Charles Roberts and his son Jared made the long trip every weekend, delivering dogs and cats set for euthanasia north to safety in Colorado. But Friday, the 59-year-old died in a crash while trucking the pooches to safety.
VOLLEYBALL: Oak Ridge sweeps Montgomery to close out first round of district play
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 04 Oct 2016 22:15:00 -0500
OAK RIDGE NORTH — Through 37 matches this season, it hasn’t mattered all that much who the Oak Ridge Lady War Eagles have played. They just keep on winning.
Baylor St. Luke’s owner lays off 200 workers in Texas
houstonchronicle.com / Fri, 13 Jan 2017 21:16:36 UT
The healthcare organization that owns Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center in Houston this week laid off more than 200 employees at its three Texas systems.
2 people found dead in SE Houston
houstonchronicle.com / Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:15:51 UT
Two people have been found shot to death Thursday in a residential area in southeast Houston.
Yeah, it’s cold, for the moment
houstonchronicle.com / Sat, 7 Jan 2017 18:23:22 UT
Yeah, it's cold for the moment. And social media is having a great time with Texans trying to handle it.
A week before being hospitalized, Bush 41 sent letter telling Trump he couldn’t attend inauguration
houstonchronicle.com / Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:32:35 UT
Former President George H.W. Bush will not be making to President-elect Donald Trump inauguration ceremony on Friday, according to a newly-released letter.
Terry Hershey, Houston environmentalist who saved Buffalo Bayou, dies at 94
houstonchronicle.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:25:19 UT
Terry Hershey, a Houston environmentalist who saved Buffalo Bayou from being channelized, died Thursday. She was 94. Hershey is widely credited with jump-starting the environmental movement in Houston.
Houston shirt maker wishes that they would ‘Finish 290’ already
houstonchronicle.com / Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:25:04 UT
Anyone who deals with the eternally-clogged U.S. 290 on a daily or weekly basis always has a few special expletives to throw its way. Recently a Houston T-shirt maker designed a shirt to help locals express their frustrations.
14-year-old Houston girl says she was raped by older classmate in school restroom
houstonchronicle.com / Fri, 6 Jan 2017 14:51:29 UT
A 14-year-old student at South Houston High School says an older male classmate raped her in a restroom at the Pasadena ISD school.
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