EDITOR’S PICKS

How to Celebrate Juneteenth This Month

Celebrate Juneteenth in Houston with festivals, art exhibitions and Mayor Turner's annual Acres Homes Parade.

06/10/2022 By Amarie Gipson

Painting The Town

Sugar & Cloth Color Wall's Latest Installation Highlights Houston's Diversity

After a two-year hiatus, the new installation showcases Houston's diversity.

09/28/2021 By Sofia Gonzalez and Shelby Stewart

God body

God Body Bingo’s Debut Album is a Love Letter to Acres Homes

Off The Books marks the Houston rapper's first full-length effort.

08/24/2021 By Shelby Stewart

All Politics is Local

Acres Homes Native Mayor Sylvester Turner Knows His Roots

The local leader attests to the power of community-oriented neighborhoods.

10/13/2020 By Emma Schkloven

Top Doctors 2020

Two "Average Joes" Helping Houston's At-Risk Communities

Dr. Joseph Gathe and Dr. Joseph Varon started the Cure Covid Consortium to fight the virus.

09/04/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Story Time

Prepare to Hear the Stories of Acres Homes, Gulfton, Third Ward, and Beyond

City dollars will fund five artists to tell the stories of five culturally rich but historically under-resourced Houston neighborhoods.

07/06/2018 By Brittanie Shey

Conscious Consumerism

Reimagine Resale Combines Ethical-Minded and Budget-Friendly Fashion Under One Roof

The new thrift store will donate its proceeds to Love146, which helps combat child trafficking.

11/15/2017 By Katharine Shilcutt

Interview

New Mayor, New Priorities

Yes, there’s more on Sylvester Turner’s mind than potholes.

02/05/2016 By Jeff Balke