News & City Life

Beep Beep

New Report Shows Uptick in Houston Traffic

As summer approaches, Houstonians will likely be spending more time on the road.

05/12/2022 By Shelby Stewart

AAPI Month

Essay: Why Asian New Year Celebrations Are Important for Houston

Lunar New Year fell on Feb. 1, with local celebrations observed at places like Asia Society Texas Center and Asia Town’s Chinese Community Center.

05/11/2022 By Phoebe Suy Gibson

HISTORY

The Historic Eldorado Ballroom Is Finally Ready for Renovation

Project Row Houses leads the charge in restoring the Eldorado Ballroom in Houston’s Third Ward.

05/09/2022 By DeVaughn Douglas

RESOURCES

Here Are Ways to Support Trans Youth in Houston

Here’s a list of groups and organizations in Houston that support trans and queer youth.

05/02/2022 By Amarie Gipson

Tech City

Houston Is the 3rd Fastest Growing Tech Ecosystem in the Country

The city’s startup world is seeing an unprecedented amount of growth.

04/21/2022 By Geneva Diaz

SUSTAINABLE FARMING

Hope Farms Introduces New Rainwater Capture System

Hope Farms in Third Ward announced the launch of a new rainwater capture system expected to save thousands of gallons of water per year.

04/15/2022 By Geneva Diaz

Business

Houstonians Inducted into the 2022 Texas Business Hall of Fame Class

The new Houstonians added to the institution include John Arnold, Ric Campo, Paul W. Hobby and Jeffery D. Hildebrand.

04/12/2022 By Shelby Stewart

Too Fast, Too Careless

Texas Has Been Listed as the State with the Worst Drivers in 2022

The Lone Star State ties with New Mexico for the No. 1 spot.

04/08/2022 By Jessica Lodge

NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK

These Are the Books Parents Want Banned From School Libraries

Texas parents have called for the removal of books dealing with racism, police brutality, gender and sexuality.

04/06/2022 By Geneva Diaz

Space City

Homeowners Are Transforming Retired Cargo Haulers into Luxe Homes

Retired cargo haulers are being transformed into homes and businesses such as Segundo Coffee Lab and Wi+CoWork in Midtown.

04/04/2022 By Shelby Stewart

STARGAZING

The Baker Planetarium Brings Space Exploration Down to Earth

Here’s why every wandering mind should visit Space City.

03/31/2022 By Amarie Gipson

On The Town

Houstonia's Ultimate Spring Arts Guide

The spring arts scene is in full bloom and we have the ultimate list of everything you need to know about all things art and music in the city.

03/29/2022

Until Next Time

The 2022 Houston Rodeo Season Closes with Record Numbers

The Houston Rodeo closed out the year with over 2.4 million guests, setting the second-highest attendance record since 2017

03/25/2022 By Jessica Lodge

Staycation

Plan an Epic Getaway Without Leaving Houston

With an ongoing pandemic, here’s how to experience a getaway right in our backyard.

03/25/2022 By Houstonia Staff

Cheers!

5 Things To Do In Houston This Weekend, March 25-27

Houston foodies can have a ball this weekend at Turkey Leg Hut's second annual block party, the La Crema Experience at the Bayou City Arts Festival, and Beats and Eats in Midtown Park.

03/24/2022 By Shelby Stewart

Television

BET's College Hill is Making a Comeback at Texas Southern University this Summer

The upcoming season of College Hill will feature Houston rapper Slim Thug and reality star Nene Leakes

03/23/2022 By Shelby Stewart

River Party

Float Fest is Back this Summer with Artists Chance the Rapper, Pusha T and Marshmello

The two-day festival will feature headliners, Chance the Rapper, Pusha T, and Marshmello

03/21/2022 By Jessica Lodge

Watch Parties

Things To Do In Houston This Week, March 21

Check out the Houston teams playing in March Madness, grab your tickets for the Spring Nutcracker Market and try new restaurants in Post Oak.

03/21/2022 By Shelby Stewart

Out and About

5 Things To Do In Houston This Weekend, March 18-20

Afro-Brazilian martial arts classes, the Caribbean craft market, and the Texas Holi Fest.

03/17/2022 By Shelby Stewart

Anniversary

Fort Bend County Suburb Celebrates 25 Years

Sienna, a master-planned community is celebrating 25 years of home sales in Missouri City this year

03/17/2022 By Ile-Ife Okantah