Houston Matters

The First Ward: A Deal For Local Artists

Posted on · The transformation of Houston’s First Ward from a run-down warehouse district to a bustling arts center is well known. But you may not know how it all got started. News 88.7’s arts and culture reporter Amy Bishop brings us this profile of Jon Deal, a Houston real estate developer credited with sparking the transformation in […]

Houston Matters

Valentine’s Day: It’s Not Just for Lovers

Posted on · February 14th is a day that can divide people. Some love it. Some hate it. Some see it merely as a Hallmark holiday – manufactured to guilt you into buying cards, candy, teddy bears with hearts on them, jewelry and the like. Houston Matters Producer Conner Clifton falls into the hater category, but he has […]