Posted on · We drive on them and past them all the time, but do we know the stories behind Houstonâs streets? From Kirby to Westheimer, Bellaire to Bissonet to Buffalo Speedway, we learn the origins of popular Houston street names from Marks Hinton, author ofÂ Historic Houston Streets: The Stories Behind the Names.
Posted on · For the first time Houston is hosting its own Mardi Gras in the form of the Houston Creole Festival and Mardi Gras Parade. Before you natives of New Orleans get upset about yet another Mardi Gras festival that is not THE Mardi Gras on Bourbon street, this one is being organized specifically for Katrina evacuees […]
Posted on · Thereâs a new major public art project in Houston. The median for several blocks around Ninfaâs on Navigation Street in the East End neighborhood has been transformed into a promenade of sorts, full of art and interesting solar lighting. Houston Public Mediaâs Ernie Manouse visited the Navigation Street Esplanade to find out more. He speaks […]