PHOTOS: Rosland’s Grill & Bar opens in Houston’s Rice Military neighborhood

HOUSTON – Washington Avenue’s newest dining destination made its debut Tuesday. Located at 903 Durham Dr., Rosland’s Grill & Bar brands itself as a “higher-end, finer casual everyday dining experience offering a collective menu featuring fine steaks, ocean prime seafood, farm, & finest aquaponics.” The menu includes oysters, ocean prime seafood, prime meats, salads, sandwiches, … Read more

Houston woman charged with murder in crash that killed five | Houston Public Media

AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes Los Angeles City Public Works technicians replace burned traffic lights and signs after crash involving multiple cars near a gas station in the unincorporated Windsor Hills in Los Angeles on Friday, Aug. 5, 2022. A speeding car ran a red light and plowed into cars in a crowded intersection Thursday in a … Read more

How the Inflation Reduction Act addresses climate change (Aug. 9, 2022) | Houston Public Media

Houston Matters begins at 9 a.m. CT on 88.7FM or listen online. Join the discussion at 713-440-8870, [email protected] or @HoustonMatters. On Tuesday’s show: Over the weekend, the Senate passed the Inflation Reduction Act. A representative from the Environmental Defense Fund analyzes the climate change provision in the bill, which the House will consider later this … Read more

Social media culture and the power of influencers | Houston Public Media

Houston social media influencers Holly Tuggy (left) and Harper Watters (right). Town Square with Ernie Manouse airs at 3 p.m. CT. Tune in on 88.7FM, listen online or subscribe to the podcast. Join the discussion at 888-486-9677, [email protected] or @townsquaretalk. The world of social media influencers has become a phenomenon. But many still wonder what … Read more

Houston-area mosques increase security amidst recent killings in Albuquerque | Houston Public Media

Haya Panjwani/Houston Public Media Houston-area mosques are beginning to increase security after four killings of Muslim men in the span of 10 days in Albuquerque, New Mexico. While the investigation into these murders is ongoing, law enforcement officials like Houston Police Chief Troy Finner and Mayor Sylvester Turner are already promoting more surveillance around mosques. … Read more

🔒Get lost in the stacks: These Houston bookshops are the stuff of dreams

HOUSTON – Many fine bookshops are scattered throughout Houston. They’re generally quirky, rambling places that offer much to stimulate the mind and quiet the soul. Among their stacks, you can pluck out-of-print books from overstuffed shelves or root out gems from curated collections. Below, we list a few of our favorite independent Houston bookstores. Happy … Read more

This Week in Houston Food Events: Blood Bros. BBQ Takes Golfstrømmen and HRW Continues

Here’s a look at this week’s hottest culinary happenings: Monday, August 8 $10 Featured Sandos at Dish Society In honor of back-to-school season and National Sandwich Month, Dish Society is offering a different house favorite sammy for a sweet $10 every Monday in August, available at all locations for dine-in. This week’s $10 feature is … Read more

Garth Brooks Goes Into Overtime at NRG Stadium

Garth BrooksThe Stadium TourNRG StadiumAugust 6, 2022 The art of reading the room is one of the most important tools that a performer can master when executing a presentation. When we spoke to Garth Brooks at the pre-show press conference, he had the following to say about the room he was set to perform in … Read more

Toddler killed after concrete mixer truck tumbles over overpass onto family’s SUV in Houston

HOUSTON — A 22-month-old boy, who was riding in an SUV with his twin sister, mom, and grandmother, was crushed to death when a concrete mixer truck flipped off of a Texas overpass and landed on his family’s vehicle. The incident happened just before 2:30 p.m. Friday in east Harris County, where people working nearby … Read more

Houston ‘legendary’ country radio hosting duo Dan Gallo and Chuck Akers reunite | Houston Public Media

Town Square host/executive producer Ernie Manouse (left) with former KTHT-FM (Country Legends 97.1) Houston radio hosts Dan Gallo (center) and Chuck Akers (right) live in studio at Houston Public Media. Town Square with Ernie Manouse airs at 3 p.m. CT. Tune in on 88.7FM, listen online or subscribe to the podcast. Join the discussion at … Read more