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REAL ESTATE
With 4,000 square feet now leased out to a new business, the only question remaining is what other businesses might be calling the Davis Commercial development at the corner of North Sheperd and West 19th Street home? Cane Rosso, a Dallas-based pizza company, will be moving into the development’s restaurant side, and the business joins multiple other higher quality chains moving into the Heights area. (Art by Davis Commercial)

Dallas-based pizza chain to open doors in Heights

The newest business moving into Davis Commercial’s newest shopping center now for lease in the Heights at North Shepherd and 19th Street has been confirmed as Dallas-based chain Cane Rosso, according to a representative. The business, which offers what it calls “authentic neapolitan pizza” in the Dallas and Fort Worth areas, will be opening its doors […]

COMMUNITY
The Nicholson Hike & Bike Trail has been the focal point in an ongoing dispute between nearby residents in the Heights.

Officials meet with residents over Nicholson Trail dispute

The Houston Parks and Recreation Department is emphasizing cooperation and safety with members of the Heights community following a public meeting Tuesday evening addressing the recent controversy over plantings by residents along the Nicholson Hike & Bike Trail. Many residents living along the trail were concerned that trees and other plants they had planted were […]

LIFESTYLE
From Allmon’s Erte inspired Art Deco series available this weekend. “Anyone who knows me at all , knows how I feel about the deco and nouveau time period.  Its time to recreate some of those great moments with a slight modern twist.”  Allmon says of her favorite subject.

Art Valet: Capturing artistry through photography with Kristy Allmon

This weekend the Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park returns and 30,000 Houstonians are expected to attend their three day event, which will take place on Friday, March 27 from 12 to 6 p.m. and on Saturday, March 28 and Sunday, March 29 from 10 to 6 p.m. To get there, park at Northwest Mall […]

LIFESTYLE
The new Black & White restaurant at 1001 Studewood Drive will seat more than 200 to enjoy its Mediterranean offerings once it opens later this year. (Contributed Art)

Mediterranean dishes to turn ‘Black & White’ at new establishment

A new restaurant is opening in the old Stella Sola location at 1001 Studewood Dr. at 10th St. in the Heights and its generating a lot of interest. The restaurant is called Black & White and identifies itself as a “contemporary Mediterranean and seafood bistro.” Notably, Black & White will feature two restaurants in the […]

OPINION
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Housing market slowdown might be good for area in long run

But what about The Leader area? Turns out we’re doing great. Unfortunately, for people like me we might be doing too great. What many are calling a “normalization” of the housing market might be better for us in the long run.

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If at first you don’t secede

You can’t arrest me, officer. I’m a diplomat! All this will be true if our latest troops from the Republic of Texas have their way.