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The dreamiest TV wedding dresses any bride would have loved

Although the ceremonies weren't real (no matter how much you wanted them to be), you can still appreciate the gowns many fictional characters wore on their wedding days.


Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner to make stage appearance in 'Memphis'

Mayor Sylvester Turner will make his theatrical debut tonight through a cameo in Theatre Under the Stars' "Memphis."

Tuesday, Feb 20


Houston's cleanest restaurants of January include Whataburger and Kolache Factory

Here's the list of cleanest Houston restaurants in January 2018.



Houston celebrates 2018 National Margarita Day

Beloved merger of tequila, lime and triple sec has thrilled Texas for generations even if the margarita's origins are as murky as a tangy yellow slush

Somehow Matthew McConaughey is now the voice of Carl’s Jr. and not Whataburger

One of the most famous voices from Texas has betrayed his Lone Star roots to hawk burgers for the Tennessee-based chain.

Monday, Feb 19


Fergie's NBA All-Star Game national anthem confuses, amuses

LOS ANGELES - Fergie tried something different with her national anthem at the NBA All-Star Game, and not everybody was cheering.


The dirt at RodeoHouston is a very special kind of dirt

On Monday morning the first of several hundred loads of special rodeo dirt began being dropped on the floor of NRG Stadium.


Night Heron flies into Montrose


A quirky bar-with-chef-driven-food in Montrose from Agricole Hospitality, which also owns Revival Market, Coltivare and Eight Row Flint.


People on Twitter use Presidents Day to wish for fictional presidents

President's Day has Twitter users reminiscing about Barack Obama and imagining a world where singer Britney Spears is commander-in-chief.


Watch: Two kids try to sneak into 'Black Panther' as one really tall man

"We tried getting the two for one special at Black Panther. The manager was not having it."


Xochi named best new restaurant in Texas


Texas Monthly's annual ranking of best restaurants in Texas finds Hugo Ortega's Xochi at top, with Killen's STQ, Theodore Rex and Riel all in Top 10


'Black Panther' actor Chadwick Boseman shares revealing Rolling Stone cover, Twitter goes crazy

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On Sunday, "Black Panther" actor Chadwick Boseman revealed his new "Rolling Stone" front cover - which reveals his very in-shape, bare chest - and it threw Twitter into a thirsty frenzy.

2018 Uncorked Best Bites party kicks off Rodeo season

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Killen's Steakhouse took top price at the 15th annual wine and food extravaganza at NRG Center.


Local accordion playing youth square off in The Big Squeeze

Young accordion players in several traditions competed Feb. 17th and 18th in the The Big Squeeze Accordion Contest held by Texas Folklife.


Blackout at the BAFTAs: The best and worst dressed celebrities

Actresses decked out in black gowns and jumpsuits to stand in solidarity against sexual harassment and inequality.

Sunday, Feb 18


Houston rapper Travis Scott rented out two theaters in Stafford for people to watch 'Black Panther'

Houston rapper, Travis Scott just came in clutch for people in the Stafford area who wanted to see "Black Panther."

Saturday, Feb 17


Moviegoers tweet awkward moment theater plays 'Fifty Shades Freed' instead of 'Black Panther'

Moviegoers at a theater in Georgia, expecting to see "Black Panther" got an unwanted surprise when their movie started.


Two of your favorite summer shows are returning

Fox and NBC just announced they are bringing back two summer TV favorites.


Twitter reacts to Marvel's "Black Panther" opening

Black Panther's opening weekending is already on track to break some records, and the buzz on Twitter is only cementing the hype.


Facts you probably didn't know about 'This is Us'

"This is Us" is one of the most relatable, fan-favorite shows currently on television.

Friday, Feb 16


James Beard semifinalist Martha De Leon has left Houston for Seattle


Chef Martha De Leon, who was named a 2018 semifinalist for the James Beard Foundation's Rising Star Chef award for her work at Pax Americana, has left the restaurant to join her husband in Seattle.

Books on the way to the big screen

Is your New Year's resolution to read more books already losing steam? Here's some inspiration: Check out one of the novels being adapted into a movie this year. Star power and special effects will bring these stories of love, laughter and…


Chi Chi Devayne says she was missing a 'survivor instinct' on 'RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars' 3

Plus, she talks Maya Angelou on Snatch Game and wanting to be the next Willam.


Chef Danny Trace joins Monarch Hospitality


Potente chef will serve as executive chef for new catering and events company from partners Bill Floyd and Tony Gutierrez

Montrose might be getting a Shake Shack where the old Burger King once stood

Montrose might be getting a Shake Shack where the old Burger King once stood.


Cottonmouth bar coming to downtown Houston


A new bar project from Mike Raymond of Reserve 101 will be located at 108 Main in the former Barringer Bar spot


Houston restaurants and bars that recently closed

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Nearly two months into 2018 we've seen a few restaurant closings, including a few which sneaked under the radar late last year.


G-Eazy opens tour at Smart Financial Centre in Sugar Land

G-Eazy hosted the opening night of his The Beautiful & Damned Tour at Smart Financial Centre on Thursday, February 15th, 2018 in Sugar Land, Texas. The rapper from Oakland, California took the availability of the venue over the last few…