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Local Food Highlighted at Rice University Farm-to-Fork Dinner

Posted on · (Above: Plates from a recent Farm-to-Fork Dinner at Rice. Photo: Maggie Martin, Houston Public Media) A couple times a year, Rice University hosts Farm-to-Fork, a dinner that highlights food from local farmers. The meal is prepared by a chef at the university who only uses food from the Rice Farmers Market. Houston Matters producer Maggie […]

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Redefining Mental Disability in Death Penalty Cases: Friday’s Show (April 7, 2017)

Posted on · We’ll kick off today’s Houston Matters  by discussing the potential impact of the U.S. air strike on Syria on oil prices, and oil and gas companies in Greater Houston, with News 88.7 energy and environment reporter Travis Bubenik. Then… The U.S. Supreme Court this week (April 3, 2017) agreed to hear yet another Texas death penalty […]