News & City Life

Music to our ears

5 Things to Do in Houston This Weekend, August 13-15

Shop local and support Houston creatives this weekend.

08/13/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Rest In Peace

Former NCAA Sprint Champion Cameron Burrell Dies At 26

Houston pays respect to the remarkable runner.

08/12/2021 By Danielle Wright

Taking action

Texas School Districts Advocate for Protecting Scholars

Dallas and Houston ISD's move to protect children, call on school districts nationwide to follow suit.

08/11/2021 By Jaisal Kalapatapu

H-Town love

Houston Newlyweds Perform a 'Screwed Up' Inspired Freestyle

This H-town couple celebrates their nuptials with a tribute to DJ Screw.

08/09/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Live & in color

5 Things to Do in Houston This Weekend, August 6-8

Houston knows how to perform in more ways than one.

08/06/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Inclusion in action

Orleans Seafood Kitchen Gives to Katy Wolf Pack Team

$1,700 was given the Katy Wolf Pack Special Olympics Team

08/05/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Luxury nightlife

Sekai Hospitality to Bring Two New Luxe Nightclubs to H-town

The new nightclubs will feature state-of-the-art design.

08/04/2021 By Shelby Stewart

ex's in Texas

Houston Ranks No. 6 in the Worst Places to Date

Are we surprised?

08/04/2021 By Shelby Stewart

New threads

Houston Rockets Join Forces with Credit Karma Money

The partnership includes Credit Karma becoming the presenting partner of the Rockets’ "First Shot" pre-game program.

08/03/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Tax Free Periods

This Houston Nurse Is Combating Female Hygiene Taxes

A local nurse practitioner is collecting women's hygiene items ahead of back to school.

08/03/2021 By Shivani Parmar Edited by Shelby Stewart

New Beginnings

The Houston Museum of African-American Culture Names Its New Chief Curator

Starting September 1, Christopher Blay will take on the new role.

07/30/2021 By Jaisal Kalapatapu

Mental Health

The Menninger Clinic Ranks No. 8 Best Psychiatric Hospital in the Country

The Houston mental health care hospital has been recognized in a national list by U.S. News and World Report.

07/29/2021 By Carolina Larracilla

Rest Easy

Texans Say Goodbye to Dusty Hill 

Texans react on social media.

07/28/2021 By Catherine Wendlandt

Power Up

Local Nonprofit Launches Microsoft Coding Camp for Black Students

Enriching the youth through tech.

07/28/2021 By Shelby Stewart Edited by Nandi Howard

Save The Reptiles

Check out the 4 New Painted Terrapins at the Houston Zoo

These critically endangered turtles hatched at the Houston Zoo this week.

07/28/2021 By Kelsy Armstrong

2021 Olympics

Simone Biles Withdraws from Tokyo Olympics

The native Houstonian is putting her mental health first.

07/27/2021 By Danielle Wright

Cultivating Minds

Moody Neuro Breaks Ground on Innovative Facility at Houston Space Park

Construction on the Houston location is slated for completion in 2023.

07/27/2021 By Jaisal Kalapatapu

Merry and bright 

Add Houston Botanic Garden to Your Holiday Lights Bucket List

Lightscape is bringing a one-mile trail of holiday cheer to Houston this November.

07/26/2021 By Catherine Wendlandt

Post Covid Travel Guide

Learn to Fly (Again) in a Post-Coronavirus World

Returning to the airport in the middle of a pandemic puts a lot of questions up in the air. Here’s what you need to brush up on before venturing back—from terminal to tarmac.

07/26/2021 By Laura Furr Mericas

living color

Find These Avant-Garde Floral Designs All over Houston

He's taking his avant-garde creations to new heights.

07/24/2021 By Laura Furr Mericas