Cinema-microbrewery concept to open first Houston-area location in new community

After the timing didn’t work out on its initial plans for a Houston-area location, Round Rock, Texas-based Flix Entertainment has staked out a new spot. 

Flix Brewhouse — which combines a movie theater with a dine-in microbrewery — is the first entert…

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Lake Houston Ameritrail Hike ~11 Miles

Houston Area Trails & More Somehow the previous posting for this hike disappeared. So this is a brief repost. If you’re in town this weekend, join us or a great hike on the beautiful Ameritrail in Lake Houston Wilderness Park. The park has a $ 3.00 per…

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Fig & Olive to open in Galleria next month; neighboring restaurants to follow

The first restaurant is ready to debut behind the curved Philip Johnson-designed façade of the former Saks Fifth Avenue space at The Galleria.

Fig & Olive, a Mediterranean cuisine eatery, will open its doors in early March, according to a press releas…

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California investment firm buys Brookhollow Central a month after first Houston deal

Woodland Hills, California-based Hertz Investment Group has scooped up its second Houston property just a month after making its first Texas acquisition. 

Miami-based Parmenter Realty Partners was the seller in both deals. 

Hertz announced Feb. 20 th…

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Volunteer at VegFest Houston 2018

Discovering Houston • What we’ll doClick on the following link to volunteer at VegFest this year: https://fs10.formsite… Get free entry, volunteer shirt and be part of the solution 🙂 I will be there volunteering too!Alan OrganizerThe Woodlands Vegan…

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Emirates to bring Airbus jumbo jet back to Houston

International airline Emirates will bring its flagship Airbus A380 service back to Houston this summer after a nearly two-year hiatus in the Bayou City. 

The Dubai, United Arab Emirates-based carrier will resume the A380 service on its route between H…

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Why are thunderstorms so common during spring months?

As most Southerners know, the arrival of spring also means the arrival of severe weather season. On Wednesday morning, many Houstonians heard the first rumblings of serious thunder for 2018, and if history tells us anything, this is just the beginning of a potential spring full of thunderstorms, flooding, lightning and tornadoes. What is it […]

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