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When in Texas, do as Texans do...enjoy life! Houston is an area where one can do just that. The area is filled with first-class amenities and simple pleasures, nature and city and some of the best lifestyles in the US.

So, what's happening in Greater Houston? First, the City of Houston is sponsoring free music events, which people from all over the world are coming to see! Aside from the free music events, there are also discounts that can be found on Houston Attractions at:

There are also guided lake tours throughout Greater Houston, which is a relaxing day for both residents and visitors to enjoy the sunshine!

As for everything else in the metropolis? Well, the area has an exceptional school district that extends to higher levels of education through their Universities and colleges. There are a wide number of museums and galleries, historical sites, parks and gardens. Texas also holds one of the strongest economies in the US, which makes business opportunities great. Greater Houston is definitely a metropolitan area where professionals, entrepreneurs and blue collar workers can easily find their dream as well as grow and expand their business.

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Former fiancée of victim in murder, carjacking speaks out

Mar 22, 2016 12:06 AM EDT

Police say Philip Panzica was shot and his body dumped on Richmond.


Vigil held for teens killed in distracted driving crash

Mar 22, 2016 12:10 AM EDT

The weekend crash that killed three Houston teens and injured another was caused by distracted driving due to use of a cell phone.


3 arrested for robbing pharmacy, fleeing from police

Mar 21, 2016 11:59 PM EDT

Three men are in custody after police said they robbed a pharmacy in Rice Village.


HPD: Man accused of killing Houston gas station owner captured by US Marshals

Mar 21, 2016 07:12 PM EDT

Nadonte Pugh was arrested in Midland, Texas, Sunday night.


Houston Forecast: Chilly start to your Tuesday

Mar 22, 2016 12:12 AM EDT

Temperatures will warm back into the mid-70s Tuesday afternoon.


Photos go viral of dog tied to truck bed

Mar 21, 2016 06:48 PM EDT

HOUSTON - Photographs taken by a Houston area driver have so many people ticked off that

Marine makes patriotic tribute each night in Galveston

Mar 22, 2016 12:00 AM EDT

The sights and sounds on Galveston Island are punctuated these days by a patriotic tribute thanks to a Marine taking on one last mission.


Distracted driving on the rise among teenage drivers

Mar 21, 2016 07:31 PM EDT

Distracted drivers are blamed for about 5,000 deaths in the U.S. every year.


Local gospel singer turns self in to authorities

Mar 21, 2016 10:40 PM EDT

James Fortune was charged with assaulting his wife at their Stafford home.


Second Zika case confirmed in Fort Bend County

Mar 21, 2016 05:13 PM EDT

There have now been 14 Zika cases in the Greater Houston Area.


Good Samaritans rescue driver from burning car

Mar 21, 2016 06:14 PM EDT


Bones found in SE Houston field still not identified

Mar 21, 2016 07:02 PM EDT

HOUSTON - The Harris County Medical Examiner’s Office still has not said if human remains found in a field in southeast Houston are those of Jessica Cain.


Cuban roots run deep for famous Pearland restaurant

Mar 21, 2016 06:34 PM EDT

Central Texas BBQ on Broadway in Pearland is a local institution, the aroma of its smoked brisket and barbecue sandwiches wafting through the city now for the 47th year.


Man sentenced to prison for 35 years for killing dad

Mar 21, 2016 05:51 PM EDT

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas - A man convicted of fatally shooting his father was sentenced to 35 years in prison.


Shooting reported at W. Houston apartment complex

Mar 21, 2016 01:12 PM EDT

Houston police have responded to reports of a shooting not far from Westheimer Road on the west side.


Cubans in Houston monitor Obama's historic visit

Mar 21, 2016 01:08 AM EDT


Man shot, killed in carjacking, two suspects arrested

Mar 21, 2016 05:14 PM EDT

HOUSTON - The Houston man who gained international attention for having sex while on a Las Vegas Ferris wheel in February

Reward offered for info on alleged home appliance thieves

Mar 21, 2016 05:30 PM EDT

Surveillance video shows the two suspects walking down the sidewalk near homes in the 2900 block of Lake Drive.


HPD: Wrong-way driver in custody after crash on 59

Mar 21, 2016 06:58 AM EDT

Houston police believe a man was intoxicated when he crashed into a wrecker while traveling the wrong direction on 59 the Southwest Freeway early Monday.


Medical Examiner: Teen died from multiple gunshot wounds

Mar 19, 2016 11:33 PM EDT


Family: Man injured in shooting is teen's killer

Mar 21, 2016 01:38 AM EDT

HOUSTON -- Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Sunday morning in east Houston.


Orange County residents affected by floods can register for assistance

Mar 20, 2016 12:47 PM EDT

President Barack Obama signed a declaration ordering federal aid be made available in Jasper, Newton and Orange counties


Grand Champion Junior Market Steer sells for $375K at HLSR

Mar 19, 2016 09:57 PM EDT


HPD: 1 dead in southwest Houston shooting

Mar 21, 2016 01:14 PM EDT


Police release video of suspect in credit card cloning case

Mar 19, 2016 06:15 PM EDT


Worker injured after being struck by car at First Colony Mall

Mar 19, 2016 03:28 PM EDT

Authorities say the man suffered head and leg injuries.


Man injured in fire at SW Houston convenience store

Mar 20, 2016 03:51 PM EDT

Firefighters responded to reports of a building on fire at South Post Oak Road and West Orem Drive.


Truck ends up on top of Eastex Freeway barricade

Mar 19, 2016 09:00 PM EDT


Reward offered for information on suspects in dollar store robbery

Mar 19, 2016 01:30 PM EDT

Police say the two suspects entered a dollar store in the 5700 block of Bingle Road just before 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 24.


Two suspects on the run after fatally shooting man in SW Houston

Mar 20, 2016 12:26 AM EDT

Police say the victim was in his 2016 black Kia Sorento with his fiancé when they picked up two acquaintances.