Third Annual West End Brew run in the Galleria

Discovering Houston A unique, flat certified 5k course that meanders through the Galleria area along Sage & San Felipe- not another downtown event along Allen Parkway. Event begins & ends at The West End – A Public House. Walkers, casual joggers, and c…

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Photos: Denver steakhouse coming to prime spot in downtown Houston’s Allen Center

Denver-based modern American steakhouse Guard and Grace has signed a lease in Brookfield Properties’ One Allen Center, a downtown Houston tower currently undergoing a multimillion-dollar transformation.

It will be the first venture outside of Denver f…

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BP America names female chair, president to succeed John Mingé

London-based BP PLC (NYSE: BP) named a new top leader for the U.S. on March 20. 

Susan Dio will take over as chair and president of Houston-based BP America Inc. on May 1, according to a press release. She succeeds John Mingé, who is moving out of the…

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Exxon may build new Gulf Coast polypropylene facility

Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM), which has a major presence in the Houston area, is considering building a new facility on the Gulf Coast, according to a press release.

Detailed engineering work has started on the potential facility, which would manufac…

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Free Astrodome party set for April

Houstonians are getting another chance to go inside the Astrodome before a construction project begins. 

The nonprofit Astrodome Conservancy and Harris County will host a free party on April 3, according to a press release. The event comes just before…

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Things to do in Houston This Week (March 19-25): Free and Cheap Events

Spring is officially here! And although many students around town are returning to their studies, there are still plenty of fun (and cheap or free!) things to do in Houston. Events this week include kite festivals, art markets, girls pint out, Easter e…

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The Michael Anthony Shanks Show

Discovering Houston Michael Anthony Shanks is an extraordinary guitarist, musician, singer and songwriter hailing from “The Bayou City” of Houston, Texas. And it’s precisely from the sounds of this Gulf Coast Texas city where Michael has forged his uni…

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