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Popular Austin burger joint Hopdoddy sets opening date for 3rd Houston location
Mar 28, 2017 7:06 pm
Austin-based Hopdoddy Burger Bar just opened its second Houston location earlier this month, and it?s already set the opening date for the next.
The popular burger joint will open in the Vintage Park...
Where have all the skilled workers gone?
Mar 28, 2017 4:08 pm
There was a time in this country when a college degree was considered the key to the American Dream. However, today, university education is synonymous with crippling student debt, frequent dropouts, ...
3 areas of risk the oil and gas industry should monitor as we emerge from the slump
Mar 28, 2017 4:05 pm
The oil and gas industry is seeing an increased risk as personnel, younger than ever before with the appropriate oilfield experience lacking, would be thrust into safety-critical leadership and operat...
Houston isn't a happy place to live, study finds
Mar 28, 2017 4:04 pm
A recent study found Houston a little downcast compared with other Texas cities.
The Bayou City ranked as the second-most unhappy city in the Lone Star State, behind Corpus Christi, according to Wall...
Houston energy company struggles to maintain listing compliance
Mar 28, 2017 4:01 pm
Houston American Energy Corp. is struggling to maintain compliance with NYSE MKT LLC listing standards and has included a "going concern qualification" in its latest annual report.
Houston energy co.'s shareholders to vote on nearly $2B acquisition
Mar 28, 2017 1:38 pm
Houston-based Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. has set April 20 as the date for shareholders to vote on its nearly $2 billion acquisition of Oklahoma City-based Seventy Seven Energy Inc., according to a rele...
Houston reaches 20M visitors two years ahead of goal
Mar 28, 2017 1:24 pm
More people traveled to Houston last year than ever before.
The Bayou City set a city record in 2016 after hosting about 20.5 million people, according to a recent report from Houston First Corp., wh...
Slideshow: Downtown Houston's 'unprecedented' growth in 2016 included adding new retailers, restaurants
Mar 28, 2017 11:00 am
From taquerias to clothing stores, downtown Houston's retail scene saw a lot of growth in 2016 that's continued into the new year.
Downtown's overall construction for 2016 was deemed "unpreceden...
Bill to provide loans to Texas ports easily passes through Senate committee
Mar 27, 2017 11:05 pm
A bill to provide a modest revolving loan fund for Texas ports had smooth sailing through the Senate Transportation Committee last week, setting it on a positive course as it heads to the full Senate ...
Preleasing starts at new active-adult apartment complex in Tanglewood
Mar 27, 2017 8:50 pm
South Carolina-based Greystar announced March 27 it has started preleasing another active-adult apartment community in the Houston area.
Overture Tanglewood, at 504 Bering Drive near Woodway Drive an...