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Former Nebraska Wide Receiver Announces Transfer Commitment

Former Nebraska wideout Latrell Neville is headed back home. On Monday, the 6-foot-4 freshman took to Twitter to announce his commitment to transfer to North Texas. Tweeting, "Let’s Get Paid!" at Mean Green head coach Seth Litrell. The Fresno, Texas native entered the transfer portal in late April after...
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Dog Ava and an emu named Blue taking TikTok by storm

ROSENBERG, Texas – Taking TikTok by storm is a dog named Ava and an emu named Blue. The two live on a farm in Rosenberg. Their unlikely friendship will make you smile. Jennifer Walters is the founder of Goldcolt Rescue, a nonprofit that gives horses a second chance. “As...

International Museum Day: 3 Tips for Visiting Museums With Kids

May 18th is International Museum Day! In honor of this special day, here are my favorite tips for visiting museums with children:. Visit local museums. Many cities and towns have museums that are about all kinds of topics. They are usually much smaller than what we typically think of with museums. In the Houston area, we have great local museums like the Black Cowboy Museum in Rosenberg, Art Car Museum in Houston, and MKT Railroad Museum in Katy. These museums usually are much easier to navigate with children and are low cost or even free in some cases.

Texas Woman Goes Insanely Viral After Posting Her Botched Eyebrows

A Texas woman is facing, no pun intended, a huge, embarrassing disaster. Crystal Weinstock of Richmond got the shock of her life after walking out of Kai Brow Bar in Houston. Weinstock went in for a microblading session, which consists of an artist tattooing realistic natural-looking eyebrows over the natural eye hair in an area. However, Weinstock got something that looks like it came out of a comic book.
Fort Bend Star

Nibbles and Sips: Louisiana pizza chain coming to Richmond

A popular pizza chain in Louisiana is making its first foray into the state and region, and its first location will be in Fort Bend County. On May 12, Metairie-based Fat Boys Pizza announced that it has plans to open several locations in the Greater Houston region beginning this year. The first one will be at the Grand at Aliana in Richmond at 10505 W. Grand Parkway, according to a news release from the company.
Fort Bend Star

Review: CAVA might be choice for those wanting many options

For a large contingent of both diners and restaurants, bigger might be better. With the dawn of the Chipotle-esque restaurant, every type of food seems eager to jump into the game of offering patrons a wide array of options on whatever the base food item is (a burrito, salad, etc.).
Fort Bend Star

Review: Messina Hof great winery to spend free time

There are few things in this world more pleasant than sipping wine and learning about what you’re drinking at a winery. Even better if it comes alongside tremendous food. Late last week, I found myself at Richmond’s Messina Hof winery, funnily enough, in search of a quick meal after my initial choice fell through.
Fort Bend Star

Nibbles and Sips: Local eateries offering food holiday specials

Several restaurants in or near Fort Bend County are offering special deals this month to celebrate national food and drink holidays, with plenty of options to satisfy every palate. For National Hamburger Month, Bar Louie is offering 50 percent off all craft burgers with a choice of fries or tots...
Texas Monthly

Put Down the Iced Tea: Coffee Is Resurging in the Barbecue Scene

As the owner and pitmaster of Harlem Road Texas BBQ in Richmond, Ara Malekian is obviously well-known for his barbecue. But he’s gaining notoriety for his signature Armenian coffee too. “At the barbecue events, I do end up spending more time making coffee than smoking meat,” Malekian told me. At last month’s Houston Barbecue Festival, I enjoyed a small cup of the dark, strong brew straight from the copper pot, or jazzve, Malekian travels with. It was a much-needed caffeine boost of a kind that used to be customary for any public barbecue in Texas.