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Shelby's Social Diary

Breaking the mold of the traditional fundraising gala: Bobby Heugel and OKRA are floored

By Shelby Hodge

As the 900 guests at the Rice Design Alliance "Live Feed" gala poured into the Hilton Americas-Houston ballroom, there was something a little different in store. For starters, rather than ...


Houston's Best Cookies

Houston's Best Cookies: High-end restaurants, hot bars, humble coffee shops & even a chain make the Top 10

By Eric Sandler

With the holiday season rapidly approaching (or arrived, depending on one's feelings about Halloween), the time has come to consider cookies. After all, cookie baskets are a popular gift, and n ...


Bar Revitalizes Downtown

How a charity bar revitalized downtown Houston: The inside story

By Eric Sandler

"We really wanted to represent this very interesting project and the circumstances behind that project." Last fall, University of Houston student Jake Fiedler and four of his classmat ...


2013 Rice Design Alliance Gala

Hilton Americas-Houston

The 2013 Rice Design Alliance gala honors OKRA, an Organized Kollaboration on Restaurant Affairs, on account of the group's efforts to revitalize areas of Downtown Houston. 


Neighborhood Centers Happy Hour at OKRA

Neighborhood Centers was chosen as one of The Original OKRA Charity Saloon's four nonprofit organizations for July. Join Young Neighbors for a happy hour benefiting Neighborhood Centers. Guests


San Antonio? Really?!

Esquire's Best Bars list completely snubs Houston: Bayou City's top bartenders are fighting . . .

By Tyler Rudick

Esquire magazine's 2013 Best Bars in America list lands on newsstands this week with plenty of love for Texas . . . with the glaring exception of Houston. That's right, H-Town has ...


Downtown's Restaurant Rebirth

Another new downtown bar and gourmet coffee shop are in the works: Pick your new Poison

By Amy Chien

Lovers of dive-bar favorite Poison Girl rejoice: A service industry insider tells us that husband-and-wife team of Scott Walcott and Miriam Carrillo is having a fourth child — bar/cafe wise, ...


Calendar Closeup

Your weekly guide to Houston: Five (plus) don't-miss events — with the Golden Pig Trophy

By Joel Luks

On the itinerary this week are stylish homes, international festivals, an al fresco bash and a hot hog competition. Try this: Click on the links below each event to find a page teeming with hel ...


The saga has ended

Houston's much-debated new parking rules finally passed — and even Bobby Heugel's happy

By Whitney Radley

Houston City Council approved the Planning and Development Department's suggested changes to the off-street parking ordinance on Wednesday, and it seems to be one of those rare occasions where ...


Shelby's Social Diary

Houston's biggest celebrities rally at OKRA for the city's new slick national image campaign

By Shelby Hodge

Nothing like rubbing elbows with H-Town's biggest celebs and nothing like being in the elite fraternity of subjects for the My Houston 2.0 image campaign — which CultureMap firs ...


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