City’s historic preservation efforts see uptick in urban communities.

How Kelton Sams sparked a civil rights movement on the island

Landmarks in African-American history and culture can be found from one end of Houston to the other.

 Spend a day on the job with Planning and Development Department’s Matthew Kriegl.

Wednesday, 25 October 2017 10:56

Bayou City BOO: Some of Houston’s spookiest haunts

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Whether you laugh in the face of fear or scare easily, these tales of haunted downtown buildings will make for a fun Halloween season read.

Emancipation Park, Houston’s oldest public park, received a $33.6 million makeover just in time for Juneteenth celebrations.

From a WWI training camp to a commercial spaceport, Ellington Airport celebrates its contributions to aviation history.

Wednesday, 29 March 2017 09:30

Documenting the past

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Culture and traditions take root at African American Library.

As one of the largest municipal parks systems in the country, Houston Parks and Recreation Department looks back on 100 years of growth and greenspace.

The Fifth Ward's 75-year-old DeLuxe Theater finds new purpose as a community, education, event and performance space.