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.

My ex told me he got married. At first I sat in silence, then I turned my head up to God, said “Thank You, Jesus” and jumped up and did the Charlie Brown victory dance.

Dark-skinned women share the pain endured after ridiculed by their own people just because the color of their skin in Bill Duke’s documentary “Dark Girls.”

They showed up and showed out — all in the name of charity. The Big Hat Bow Tie Benefit Brunch raised money for teachers and students in the Greater Houston area.