Community

Central Bank takes new approach to World Class Service

Central Bank has been supporting the community for decades. This year Central Bank decided to…

Retail demand drives revitalization of Evergreen Shopping Center

Retail demand drives revitalization of Evergreen Shopping Center

By Jonathan Garris jgarris@theleadernews.com A San Antonio-based management company is seeking to revitalize a shopping…

Self-published Heights author releases first novella

By Jonathan Garris jgarris@theleadernews.com While it may have been a long time coming, Heights area…

Tabby, does my dog really need a monthly heartworm preventative?

Dear Tabby, My dog hates taking her heartworm preventative every month. And, frankly, I’m tired…

Crime along North Shepherd presents challenge for HPD, businesses

By Jonathan Garris jgarris@theleadernews.com The recent murder charges against a Houston teenager for the alleged…

Neighbors: Celebrations during the waning dog (and cat) days of summer

Happy, happy birthday to Laura Gamez who celebrated her 60th birthday at an amazing party…

The Do-Over: Following fire, owners of gutted Oak Forest home ‘mod-ifies’ residence

By Cynthia Lescalleet For The Leader Had the dogs not barked so incessantly, Oak Forest…

 

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Art a la Carte: Mariachis lead a weekend of art

This Friday night is a perfect time to gallery hop. I’ve found seven extremely interesting shows to share with you that range from independent like Just Ink 4, curated by Rob Baker to the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Lawndale and…

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Nibbles: Dosi Restaurant and Soju Bar to Open for Private Lunches

Nibbles: Dosi Restaurant and Soju Bar to Open for Private Lunches

News about Dosi Restaurant & Soju Bar, Red Dessert Dive, Bradley's Fine Diner and Lorenzo’s.…

22 Cent Martinis at Katch 22

22 Cent Martinis at Katch 22

In honor of their namesake, don't miss 22-cent Martinis at Katch 22 on Aug. 22.…

Nibbles: Chipotle On North Loop to open soon

Nibbles: Chipotle On North Loop to open soon

El Cantina Superior closes temporarily for gas leak; Pierson & Co. BBQ closed; Lilo &…

Editorial

The Reader: City Hall Accountability

The Reader: City Hall Accountability

Readers comment on formeer Oak Forest residents Patsy and Patrick Swayze.…

School children need some sage advice

School children need some sage advice

I’m going to spend this week writing to the school kids. Uncle Publisher offers some…

We’re bordering on weird maintaining the border

We’re bordering on weird maintaining the border

Texas is no longer a red state or a blue state. It’s a brown state.…

Two opposing sides to the Rick Perry indictment

With the indictment of Texas Gov. Rick Perry in the news, we thought we’d share the opinions of two completely opposite sides of the argument.…

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