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The Top Houston Stories of 2015: Wednesday’s Show (December 30, 2015)

Posted on · Houston had a busy 2015, to say the least. As the year draws to a close, we look back at some of the biggest news stories from the past 12 months in Greater Houston on this special edition of Houston Matters. Of course, there were too many stories to mention them all, but we try […]

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Houston Hacks and Lady Bird and Lyndon: Friday’s Show (November 6, 2015)

Posted on · We all have little tricks to make our lives in Houston easier. Maybe yours include avoiding crowds by shopping for groceries during a Texans game, or maybe you know a special shortcut around traffic. On this edition of Houston Matters, we share your Houston life hacks. We also hear examples from Viula Torgerson, who writes The […]

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Bad Week for the Texans and Bacon Linked to Cancer: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Houston News

Posted on · From a federal judge dismissing a civil rights lawsuit filed by Chad Holley, to a really bad week for the Houston Texans, to a study linking bacon to cancer: our rotating panel of “non-experts” comes together to consider The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the week’s Houston news. This week’s panel of non-experts is comprised of: Aurora […]

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A Voter’s Guide to the HERO Ordinance

Posted on · With early voting underway starting today (Oct. 19, 2015), we thought it would be useful to walk through the entire Houston Equal Rights Ordinance saga – from the legal and political disputes, to the dueling ad campaigns over Proposition 1, to the language on the ballot, and in the ordinance itself. That represents a lot […]