Skip to main content

The Latest

  • "Deli Man" documentary makes Houston premiere with Ziggy Gruber
    "Deli Man" documentary makes Houston premiere with Ziggy Gruber
    It’s not only about the food, tradition or keeping a restaurant alive. The new national documentary film, “Deli Man,” featuring Houston’s own deli man, Ziggy Gruber of Kenny & Ziggy’s New York Delicatessen...
  • George Dickel White Corn Whisky
    Review: George Dickel White Corn Whisky
    Today we'll be examining another entrant to the white whiskey craze, George Dickel White Corn Whisky. As George Dickel has been covered heavily in the past, we'll move on to the review (see links below for more information regarding George...
  • 8th Wonder Anniversary Party
    8th Wonder Brewery 2nd Anniversary Party Celebr8tion set for March 21, 2015
    What does it mean to turn 2 years of age? In human terms, it means nothing more than a continuation of the toddler phase and greater expectations to speak, walk, and think like the bigger kid you have become. But in business terms, it means two...
  • Sweetwater Brewing
    Sweetwater Brewing expands to Houston and San Antonio
    Houston’s thriving craft beer scene is about to get a little sweeter.Sweetwater Brewing Company, the Atlanta- based craft beer business that ranks among the twenty largest craft breweries in the United States, is expanding to Houston and San...
  • My 600-Lb. Life Pauline's Story
    'My 600-Lb. Life' takes viewers on ‘Pauline’s Story’ on TLC
    Last night’s episode of “My 600-Lb. Life” gave viewers a glimpse into the life of a morbidly obese woman. This series explores a year in the life of 600-pound individuals trying to regain control of their lives. Pauline Potter is...
  • Olivia Holt star of 'I Didn't Do It' heads to Houston
    Olivia Holt star of 'I Didn't Do It' heads to Houston
    Olivia Holt, Lindy of Disney's "I Didn't Do It" heads to Houston, Texas on March 29, 2015 and offers fans public question and answer sessions and meet and greets, all in support of the McDonald's Houston Children's...
  • Pete Yorn
    Pete Yorn gets intimate with packed house at Fitzgerald's
    I'd never seen Pete Yorn in concert before Wednesday night, when he brought his intimate "An Evening With Pete Yorn" tour to Fitzgerald's, one of my favorite live music joints in Houston. I was familiar with the man's catalog...
  • HEB
    Houston HEB: New Houston Flagship HEB Store Opens on San Felipe at Fountain View
    2/18/2015 - Examiner.com decided it was a priority to attend the Opening Day of the new Houston Flagship HEB Store at 5895 San Felipe (@ Fountain View), not only because it was a spectacular relocation of this columnist's Home Store (from 2660...
  • Rudyard's British Pub
    Rudyard's Pub and Real Ale Brewing show their synergy at February Beer Dinner
    Great food and beer make any dinner magical. Here in Houston, we can count on food/beer pairings at dozens of local restaurants and one of our local establishments hosts a beer dinner every month, featuring a different brewery each time so that...
  • Buffalo Bayou Brewing
    Buffalo Bayou Brewing celebrates Texas Independence
    Do you know your history? No, I’m not talking about the age of the Renaissance, the Middle Ages, or the Crusades, I’m talking about the history that really matters- Texas History! One of Houston’s own breweries has a celebration...
  • Saint Arnold Brewing Pub Crawl
    Saint Arnold Spring Bock Pub Crawl coming to Houston Heights
    The cool weather of February is still present, but Saint Arnold Brewing has something spring- like in store for the coming weekend. It’s the annual Spring Bock Pub Crawl in the Houston Heights area, scheduled for Saturday, February 21, 2015...
  • US Airways 1825 Gear up Landing
    US Airways Jet makes Emergency Landing in Houston
    A flight from Philadelphia to Houston, US Airways 1825, had to make an emergency landing late last night after its nose wheel (to wheels at the front of the airplane) would not come down. Federal investigators are looking into the incident but...
  • Marvel Universe Live
    'Marvel Universe Live': family entertainment at its best
    This weekend, the first touring show from the Marvel Universe put on by Feld Entertainment, Inc. came to Houston. 'Marvel Universe Live' is the first of its kind and offers a unique family experience.The live-action arena show had its...
  • A Day for Love
    Share a bottle of love this Saturday at Flying Saucer Houston
    Valentine’s Day is fast approaching but before you go online to order a bouquet of flowers and race to Walmart for a last minute box of cheap chocolates, a Houston pub has something better in mind and it welcomes you and yours to attend....
  • TUTS brings Tony-Award winning Kinky Boots to Houston
    TUTS brings Tony-Award winning Kinky Boots to Houston
    A pair of red boots never got so much attention except for the Tony-Award winning show, Kinky Boots, coming to Theatre Under the Stars’ (TUTS) stage at the Hobby Center from February 10-22, 2015.Kinky Boots, the winner of six Tony Awards...