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Yoga Festival to Benefit Fight Against Breast Cancer

Posted on · A local non-profit is marking Breast Cancer Awareness Month with the launch of the Annual Stretch for the Cause Yoga Festival at the Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa on Sunday, Oct. 13, from 3-6 p.m.. The Holly Rose Ribbon Foundation says beginners and yogis alike are invited to participate in Sunday’s event. Lily Paxson is […]

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Celebrating Turkish Culture at Turkish Fest

Posted on · This weekend, the 23rd TurkishFest Houston takes place at Jones Plaza on Louisiana Street in Houston. It's a celebration of Turkish culture, including food, music, Turkish coffee, traditional dance, fortune telling and more. Houston Matters' Craig Cohen talks with some of the folks behind the event from the American Turkish Association Houston.

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Chili Heads: Inside the Mind of Houston’s Fiery Food Lovers

Posted on · This weekend lovers of spicy food – so called "chili heads" – will converge on the Stafford Centre for the annual Houston Hot Sauce Festival, where spicy food makers from around the country will sell their fiery concoctions. Our own Michael Hagerty is himself a chili head – at least now that he's learned the […]