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The World’s Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented Them

There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.

04/04/2014

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Honesty Bars: The Bars Where You Pay Whatever You Want

If you’ve ever stayed at a boutique hotel abroad, odds are you’ve come across a “Seriously, where on earth did the bartender go — oh wait, there is no bartender?” honesty bar.

03/26/2014

Houston Police are being accused of racial profiling after handcuffing and bringing a girl to Child Protective Services who was with her two dance partners -- assuming she was a runaway. (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Mom, Aunt Charged After Child Consumes Vodka

A 17-year-old Houston mother has been charged with child endangerment after her toddler was hospitalized for alcohol poisoning.

03/19/2014

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State: Bar That Served Cowboys May Have Violations

State liquor control authorities say there’s evidence a Dallas nightclub was over-serving patrons the night of a crash that killed a Dallas Cowboys player.

08/02/2013

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Best Upcoming Themed Pub Crawls In Houston

Best Upcoming Themed Pub Crawls In Houston

04/25/2013

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The Best Latin Clubs in Houston

In the melting pot of cultures that Houston has become, you can always find a place that fits your mood. If you’re looking to shake it to your favorite hip-hop songs, or you want to two-step the night away, Houston is your city. We have it all. If you’re itching to get down and dirty doing the Salsa, our city also has some of the best Latin nightclubs in the state. Here’s a list of the top five Latin/Salsa clubs in Houston.

04/10/2013

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Best Bars For Networking In Houston

Scope out the bars on this list to find the perfect fit among the best bars for networking in Houston.

09/13/2012

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Best Bars With Drinking Games In Houston

Best bars for drinking games in Houston? This list has you covered, from beer pong to shuffleboard and flip cup to bocce ball.

08/02/2012

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Best Open Mic Venues In Houston

Are you a local musician looking for a place to play? Are you looking for a great place to unwind after work and hear some of the local talent Houston has to offer? Check out our list of Houston’s best open mic night venues.

07/19/2012

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Best Piano Bars In Houston

Looking for an unforgettable spot for a girls’ night out, bachelorette party or romantic date night? Try one of these hotspots for something a little different from your normal nightlife routine.

06/21/2012

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