This Week's Hot Headlines

Hot dance club, busiest chef, dining divas top this week's most popular stories

Hot dance club, busiest chef, dining divas lead week's top stories

Numbers interior lights disco ball
The beloved Houston dance club Numbers has been named one of the top 50 small music venues in the nation. Photo courtesy of Dinolion
Miranda Lambert at Rodeo
Blake who? Miranda Lambert showed she's moved on from her former husband in a bravura RodeoHouston concert. © Michelle Watson/Catchlight Group
News_Style File_Lora Clemmons_February 2012
"My favorite food is sand tart cookies from the House of Pies. Two Saturdays a month, I indulge with two cookies," says the vivacious Lora Clemmons. Photo by © Michelle Watson/CatchLightGroup.com
Eric Aldis CityCentre The Marque
With a new barbecue restaurant planned a new gig at executive chef at Corner Table, Eric Aldis is one busy dude. Courtesy photo
Killen's Barbecue Food Network
Who makes the best barbecue in Houston? CultureMap food editor Eric Sander found at least nine candidates. Photo by Kimberly Park
Numbers interior lights disco ball
Miranda Lambert at Rodeo
News_Style File_Lora Clemmons_February 2012
Eric Aldis CityCentre The Marque
Killen's Barbecue Food Network

Editor's note: It's time to recap the most popular stories on CultureMap from this past week:

1. Legendary Houston dance club named one of America's top small music venue. The lower Westheimer institution Numbers has just earned another top honor.

2. Houston's busiest chef adds new Midtown barbecue joint, vows to take paleo hotspot to next level. Eric Aldis is one busy guy, with a lot going on in Houston's bustling restaurant scene.

3. Pioneering sushi spots shutters as Rice Village restaurant scene changes​. It's a turbulent time for restaurants in the popular center near Rice University as Kubo's closed after 15 years in business at the same spot.

4. Houston's best barbecue joints 2016: Fearless pitmasters transform local scene. There's never been a better time to eat barbecue in Houston than right now. CultureMap food editor Eric Sandler reveals his current favorites.

5. Miranda Lambert shows she's moved on from Blake in sizzling Rodeo performancePerforming at RodeoHouston for the first time since her split with Blake Shelton shocked her many fans, Lambert put on quite a show.

5 (tie).  H-Town social divas reveal their secret calorie-busting food indulgences and, lordy, can these women eat! CultureMap editor-at-large Shelby Hodge polled a dozen of H-Town's most glamorous social figures for their fave dishes and how often they indulge.