Find Out the Latest on the Memorial Park Master Plan on January 12th!
The beauty industry has suffered a great lost as the co-founder of Miss Jessie’s, Titi Branch, has passed away. Branch is suspected to have died on December 4th of an apparent suicide but that has not been confirmed.
Edgar Peters Bowron, the Audrey Jones Beck Curator of European Art, to Retire from the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, After Nearly 20 Years
Gary Tinterow, director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, today announced the retirement of Edgar Peters Bowron, the Audrey Jones Beck Curator of European Art, at the end of this year. During 18 years at the Museum, Dr. Bowron has overseen the prestigious John A. and Audrey Jones Beck Collection of Impressionist and Post- Impressionist paintings; the Samuel H. Kress and Edith A. and Percy S. Straus Collections of European Old Masters; and the Museum’s wide-ranging collection of European art from the Middle Ages to 1900.
Yesterday, after more than 50 years, we began to change America's relationship with the people of Cuba. We are recognizing the struggle and sacrifice of the Cuban people, both in the U.S. and in Cuba, and ending an outdated approach that has failed to advance U.S. interests for decades. In doing so, we will begin to normalize relations between our two countries.
President Obama took office in the depths of the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression. Six years later, thanks to the grit and determination of the American people, and the decisive actions he took early on – to bring the economy back from the brink, to save the auto industry, and to build a new foundation for middle-class growth – we’ve made real progress.
For the First Time, the Iconic Brand Bottles the Heart of Crown Royal – Its Signature Coffey Rye Whisky
In 1939 a Canadian entrepreneur set out to craft a premium whisky with exceptional smoothness, worthy of meeting the uncompromising standards, for King George VI’s inaugural visit to Canada. The result was Crown Royal Canadian whisky and some 30 years later the brand made its way to America, and most notably to Texas. For the first time in its 75-year history, Crown Royal will honor its heritage by offering Texans the first opportunity to savor the root of Crown Royal’s signature smoothness, the unique Coffey Rye whisky, bottled straight from the barrel.
Acclaimed Scandinavian Collective Ensemble, ATOMIC, Set to Release Their Eleventh Record, Lucidity (Jazzland)
Atomic to Embark Upon An Extensive North American Tour In Support of The Record
Since their inception in 2000, the Scandinavian ensemble, ATOMIC, has garnered widespread notoriety not only for being a clear antidote to fellow Norwegian improvisers on labels such as ECM, but, moreover, for creating a completely unique and identifiable sound altogether, one which seamlessly marries both the American and the European Free Jazz traditions. Since they are equally indebted to the music of Archie Shepp as they are to Derek Bailey, it should come as no surprise that ATOMIC uses those traditions as sources of inspiraton and not as restrictions on their creativity.
The Houston Local Organizing Committee, in partnership with the NCAA Men’s Basketball Committee, hosted a media luncheon and press conference on the M. D. Anderson YMCA basketball court located at 705 Cavalcade.
Moving to address the mental and behavioral health gap in Harris and surrounding counties, Memorial Hermann recently opened the second of four Mental Health Crisis Clinics. The clinics stem from the state of Texas’ Medicaid 1115 Waiver – Texas Health Care Transformation and Quality Improvement Program Collaborative.
If a woman is experiencing an uncomplicated pregnancy it is safe for her to travel over the holidays, but there are some best practices patients should abide by, said a Baylor College of Medicine obstetrician and gynecologist expert.