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‘Chow Down in Chinatown’ Group Swells to 12,000+ Members

Chinatowns, including Houston’s Chinatown, were among the first affected by economic slowdown when news of a coronavirus first broke early this year. #eatlocal and #supportchinatown became popular hashtags and local community leaders and others made [...]

By |2020-10-08T14:36:27-05:00October 8th, 2020|Economic Development, My Southwest District|0 Comments

One Dragon, the Shanghai-style place near Mala Sichuan

Of all the restaurants I’ve been to during these pandemic times, none is taking it so seriously (while remaining open) as One Dragon, the Shanghai-style place near Mala Sichuan. If you pop in on the [...]

Fun Stadium Hotbed of NFL History

Home now only to pee-wee gridiron squads teams with names like Southwest Bills, Alief Titans and North Houston Oilers, it’s hard to believe now what in retrospect now seems true: innovations that were to inarguably [...]

Decidedly Different – Chung Chun Rice Dogs Surprise and Delight

With James Coney Island receding from the prominence it once enjoyed and trendier hot dog restaurants entering and exiting Houston’s dining scene faster than beloved characters on Game of Thrones, one can’t help but wonder [...]

Make Mein Yours – Everyday Chinese Done to Perfection

For Texans, comfort food is chicken fried steak, chili con carne and cheese enchiladas. For the Brits, it’s fish and chips and bangers and mash. And for the Cantonese, and for all those living in [...]

By |2020-10-06T10:42:42-05:00March 29th, 2020|Economic Development, My Southwest District, News|0 Comments
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