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Third Annual Newcomers Guide to Houston: Thursday’s Show (September 1, 2016)

Posted on · On this special edition of Houston Matters, we offer our third annual Newcomers Guide to Houston! Whether you’re new to town, or just want a refresher on the basics of life in the Bayou City, this is a must listen. We cover absolutely as much territory as we can in an hour, presenting the lowdown on everything you need […]

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Thriving in the Unpredictable Energy Market

Posted on · On Monday (5/2/16) during the 2016 Offshore Technology Conference, an entire day will be dedicated to what organizers call their Next Wave program – it’s billed as an “opportunity for leaders in the energy sector to share their insight and experience about how to thrive in times of volatility.” Why do it? Because much of […]

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The State of Houston’s Energy and Environment

Posted on · On today’s program, we continue our 2nd annual “State of Houston” series – exploring the state of Greater Houston’s economy, transportation, health, education, environment, politics and culture. Today, we look at what’s happening here in energy and the environment, with News 88.7’s energy and environment reporter Dave Fehling.

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Does Violence on the Field Lead to Domestic Violence Off the Field?

Posted on · Last week, the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee held a hearing on domestic violence in professional sports. The meeting examined policies regarding domestic violence in the NFL, Major League Baseball, the NBA and the NHL. Committee members say the problem has come into focus since a video surfaced of pro-football player Ray Rice striking his then-fiancée (now wife) […]

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Event Brings Together Medicine, Energy, Space and Technology Industries

Posted on · We talk with Adam Paz, Director of Technology for the 2014 MEST Conference taking place here In Houston today. MEST stands for medicine, energy, space, and technology. The conference brings together representatives of each discipline here in Houston to encourage collaboration.

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What Do New Houstonians Need to Know About Business, Energy and the Environment in Greater Houston?

Posted on · New to town? Want the lowdown on everything you need to know about Greater Houston? We begin by discussing business, energy and the environment with news 88.7’s business reporter Andrew Schneider, and Houston Public Media’s State Impact reporter for energy and the environment, Dave Fehling.