2017 Houston Pride

2017 Houston Pride

Written by Lauriston Brewster Sweltering humidity and the threat of rain clouds didn't stop thousands of proud, partying Houstonians to flock Downtown for the 2017 Houston Pride Festival and Parade. By the numbers: Houston's Pride celebration is 45 years young and the celebration once saw a record-breaking 700,000  people in 2015. That makes it one of …

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Congressional Stakeouts to Save Healthcare (Houston, TX)

Written by: Lauriston Brewster 24 million people over the next 10 years stand to become uninsured thanks to the GOP's "TrumpCare" plan; not to mention defunding Planned Parenthood, destruction of Medicaid, and the spike in insurance premiums. That is why Move On has started the “Stakeouts to Save Our Health Care” effort.  Constituents will peacefully gather …

Call of Duty “Aim For Hope” Charity Tournament

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 image

Written by: Lauriston Brewster December 5 - Game Guys, in collaboration with 94.5 The Buzz, Bedrock City Comics, and  Generation Nerd (a weekly show on AM 950), will be hosting a Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II gaming tournament. Proceeds will go to  MD Anderson Cancer Center's research for fighting Lymphoma cancer. The tournament will be held …

Contention at City Hall

Written by Lauriston Brewster Editor’s note: As a disclaimer, the views expressed by the City Hall protesters do not reflect the views of The Houston Times. In situations like these, I wish to remain impartial and merely chronicle events as they unfold. There will be events that might spur controversy, but I will assuredly express …