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Non-Profit’s Film Tells ‘H-Town Stories’

Posted on · Neighborhood Centers, a Houston-area non-profit that provides educational, economic and social services, will hold a screening tonight of its new film called H-Town Stories, which profiles some of the Houstonians who have used the local non-profit’s services. A non-profit creating a promotional video touting what it does is nothing new. But this is a little […]

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Houston Plays Setting and Character for New Film

Posted on · A new film fittingly called Houston takes place in the city and was shot largely here. But it’s more than just the film’s setting. As Michael Hagerty explains, Houston also served as one of the main characters of the film. Houston will be screened at the Museum of Fine Arts Sept. 6, 7 and 8. […]

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Momma Strong: Intelligent Fitness for New Moms

Posted on · Houston’s Courtney Benavides says new moms doing a thousand crunches to try and regain a flat stomach is a bad idea. It doesn’t strengthen them for the activities in their everyday life, and it could even hurt them. So she started Momma Strong.

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Rum: It’s Not Just for Daiquiris

Posted on · Today is National Rum Day. Now put down that rum and coke and pay attention — rum is not just for mixing with coke or making fruity drinks, as Houstonians celebrating island culture at this weekend’s 3rd annual Caribbean RumFest will learn. Houston Matters’ Michael Hagerty explains. More Information: Caribbean RumFest Recipes from Chef Paul […]