Around Houston

What’s happening in H-Town, “in your hood,” right under your nose? From top local news headlines to headlining events, we are keeping you up to date on the latest from the streets of Houston.

If they can do it, what’s your excuse? May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month, and it’s a time to spread the word about the benefits of being active! Parkway Place, a faith-based senior living community, is doing that for its residents with a unique sport: chair volleyball.

The Caribbean American Heritage Foundation of Texas (CAHFT) has announced that “I Am Bolt,” a documentary about the life of Jamaican Olympic athlete Usain Bolt, will headline its 2nd Annual Houston Caribbean Film Festival (HCFF).

Central Market Houston is setting a new standard for grocery shopping after an extensive renovation, now offering an even bigger and better epicurean experience the community deserves. The new and improved store, officially relaunching Wednesday, will boast an additional 10,000 square feet with expanded offerings and refined shopping, bringing a wide range of new features to loyal Houston customers.

Golden Nugget Lake Charles is excited to announce two more dynamite performances to heat up its H2O Pool + Bar Concert Series this summer – hip-hop singer, songwriter and dancer Jason Derulo performs Friday, August 4; and American rapper and songwriter, Flo Rida, takes the stage on Friday, August 11.