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Man arrested for shooting at south Houston gas station

HOUSTON (KIAH) — A man has been arrested and charged for a shooting incident at a south Houston gas station that left a man hospitalized. Houston police arrested Cedric Tyree Boudreaux, 22, and charged him with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and tampering with evidence for a shooting incident at a gas station on the corner of Cullen Boulevard and Alameda Genoa Road this past Monday.

2 men wanted after robbing pawn shop, demanding employees get on the ground, HPD says

HOUSTON – The Houston Police Department is searching for two men who they said were caught on camera robbing a pawn shop earlier this week. Police said on June 28 around 6:30 p.m., a man was buzzed into the pawn shop located in the 4500 block of Almeda. The two suspects reportedly followed directly behind him, entering while the door was still open.

Texans finally trade benefactors due to Deshaun Watson

Past trades have not been the friend of the Houston Texans. The Houston Texans trading quarterback Deshaun Watson may not go down with the greats like Herschel Walker to the Minnesota Vikings, as remember, it was the trade that brought a Super Bowl team to the Dallas Cowboys. Even if...

33 hoarded dogs relocated, treated by Houston Human Society

HOUSTON (CW39) Houston Humane Society rescued 33 dogs and are now working on relocating them to possible forever homes. The public has been supportive to the agency’s efforts by donating and contributing support of their efforts. HHS went online via Instagram to express their appreciation…. ANIMAL CRUELTY UPDATE: We...

Houston’s longest-running BBQ restaurant shows no sign of slowing down

HOUSTON - Pizzitola’s has been cranking out East Texas-style barbecue since 1935, making it one of the longest-running establishments of its kind in the Houston area. Back when John Davis and his wife Leila opened the restaurant it was called Shepherd Drive BBQ, and it was one of only a handful of Black-owned businesses in town. Davis built two brick pits by hand, which he used to cook his briskets. They are still in use today.

From a dog out of time, to having the time of his life

When Ana Diaz Covarrubias joined her friends at a bar to watch football one Sunday, her plan was simple: Watch the game, see some friends and call it a night. A bit heartbroken after a breakup, Ana knew an evening out would do her good, even though she was finding it hard to keep a smile on her face.

Chitalian Pizzeria to open brick-and-mortar location in Spring

In August, Chitalian Pizzeria will be opening a brick-and-mortar location in the Spring area. (Emily Lincke/Community Impact Newspaper) In August, Chitalian Pizzeria will be opening a brick-and-mortar location along FM 1960 in Spring. Currently, the business operates out of a food truck located at 13555 Kuykendahl Road, Houston. Chitalian Pizzeria serves pizza, wings, fried catfish, okra and french fries. 713-213-9392.
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Upcoming Houston Food Events: Get Birds and Bubbles at an East End Gem

Mark your calendars, because you don’t want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings:. The Capital Grille is bringing back its summer wine event, the Generous Pour, featuring six wines from the Antinori family, who have been producing wine in Tuscany and beyond for 26 generations. Starting July 5, guests are invited to sip as many wines as they wish from a collection of six labels of red, white and rosé from the Antinori family’s estates across the globe. Cost is $32, served with dinner, through September 4.

Pichurro's Mexican Grill now serving up Tex-Mex in Tomball

Pichurro's Mexican Grill opened on June 25 in Tomball and serves traditional Tex-Mex. (Courtesy Pichurro's Mexican Grill) Pichurro’s Mexican Grill opened at 24026 Kuykendahl Road, Ste. 100, Tomball, on June 25, according to owner Ivan Aguado. The restaurant serves traditional Tex-Mex dishes, including fajitas, enchiladas, burritos, nachos and queso. The new restaurant was celebrated with a grand opening and specials. 346-236-6990. Facebook: Pichurro’s Mexican Grill.

Yes, It’s Okay to Freeze Your Booze

During a Cognac tasting earlier this year I was given a surprise request. We’ve heard all of our adult lives not to put any booze except vodka in your freezer — you’ll lose flavor, they say (vodka usually doesn’t have much to lose). But when Vincent...

Popeyes opens new Sugar Land location in Telfair

Popeyes opened a new fast-food restaurant on May 18 at 137 Citadel Way, Ste. A, Sugar Land. (Hunter Marrow/Community Impact Newspaper) American multinational fried chicken chain Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen recently opened a new location in Sugar Land's Telfair neighborhood. Located at 137 Citadel Way, Ste. A, Sugar Land, Popeyes opened...

The 14 Best Ice Cream Shops in Houston

It’s a well known fact that Houston is hot. So, ice cream is not only a summertime essential, it’s pretty much necessary to living a cool Houston life year-round. Fortunately, there are a bunch of awesome craft creameries dotted around our sprawling metropolis. From local darlings using local ingredients and out-of-towners we surprisingly ain’t mad at to one game-changer selling its pints out in under a minute, we’ve got the double scoop on the city’s finest ice cream shops. Here’s where you’ll want to head to keep cool and get your ice cream fix in H-Town.

Meet the Houstonian/ Designer behind Transparent Sunglasses

HOUSTON — Transparent Sunglasses is a female-owned sunglasses brand created for the modern fashionista. Blending bold patterns, elegant silhouettes and sophisticated styles to transform your look. Margot Hogan is the designer and founded Transparent back in 2020. She hopes her shades ignites boldness and inspires to embrace who they are.

Katy's Painted Tree Boutique celebrates one-year anniversary

Painted Tree Boutiques feature vendors selling gifts, decor and clothing. (Courtesy Unsplash) Painted Tree Boutiques will celebrate the one-year anniversary of its Cinco Ranch location at 6729 S. Fry Road, Katy, on July 4. Hundreds of vendors sell gifts, decor and clothing under one roof. The boutique has locations around Texas and the United States. 636-888-2667.