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Crying Groom Rocks
New Orleans has long been the favorite playground of Melissa Guerra and Chris Stump. So where else would this young couple hold their destination wedding?
Power Players
Despite a lifetime in politics, Bill Hobby doesn't like to be the center of attention. But the former longtime Texas lieutenant governor agreed to celebrate his 83rd birthday with ...
Ladies of the Nile
When Winter Ball chairs Elizabeth Stein and Patti Murphy selected "A Night on the Nile" as the theme of the annual Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America gala, they could ...
Drink up!
As a die-hard martini maven, I really hated missing Houston Center for Contemporary Craft's seventh annual "Martini Madness," the mid-century themed fundraiser awash in Deep Eddy Vodka. By all ...
Party watch
What: The University of Houston Downtown 40th anniversary gala. Where: The Picasso Room at the J W Marriott Houston Downtown. The 411: UHD graduates Maria Chavez-Berry and Carlon Johnson, both ...
Hottest Young Party?
What: JuniorVolunTIRRs “TIRR’n Back to the '20s” fundraiser. Where: House of Blues. The 411: Party chairs Stacy Freeman, Whitney Miller, Brittany Stephens and Katie Wooldridge were joined by several ...
Party Watch
What: Fifth Annual Valentines for Veterans Where: Saint Arnold Brewing Company The 411: More than 300 people gathered at the Saint Arnold brewery for Valentines for Veterans. Now in its ...
Party Watch
What: UTHealth winter reception for development board members. Where: Tony's restaurant. The 411: UTHealth president Dr. Giuseppe Colasurdo hosted and toasted major University of Texas Health Science Center at ...
Houston Billionaires Unite
Move over Texas Medical Center and Rice University. The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, has successfully tapped into some of the city's deepest pockets for the Fayez S. Sarofim ...
High-Flyin' Fashion
The intriguing mash-up of aerial dance and a steamy fashion presentation brought a Cirque du Soleil vibe to Vault headquarters in the Spring Street warehouse district Saturday night. The sellout ...
Truffle love
Long associated with the French champagne house, the name Roederer (as in Louis Roederer bubbly) has a whole new meaning for Houstonians who attended Monday night's inaugural "Truffle Chef ...
So last year, so much fun
We take one last look back a the last day of 2014 when Local Pour rang in 2015 with a Great Gatsby themed bash and the sellout crowd of more ...
Baby & Bubbly
Not long before she took a temporary break (maternity leave) from her post as KHOU Channel 11 weekend news anchor, the charming Rekha Muddaraj whooped it up with BFFs at ...
The Sphinx says "I do"
True love was officially sanctioned on the shores of Hawaii's glam Oahu island during the holidays when Houston billionaire Fayez Sarofim, 85, after batching it for 15 years, tied ...
Woodlands Fashion
What: Fashion Woodlands kick-off party. Where: Crave Luxury Auto. The 411: Amid stylish sports cars and sexy models draped in designs from several top Houston fashion designers, about 100 guests ...

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