Category Archives: Architecture

Three buildings net historic designation in Houston Warehouse District

Visiting and telling the stories behind the facades of the historic buildings in my hometown of Houston are among the joys of being a writer here.  This one, published in March 2009, I wrote for the Houston Chronicle as a … Continue reading

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Plan airs to enhance Sharpstown area’s image

Among those fighting neighborhood blight in the Houston area are the management district councils.  As a staff reporter for the Houston Chronicle’s neighborhood zones, I had the opportunity to report on game-changing council improvement plans, including those of the Greater … Continue reading

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Artist’s home featured on 2009 homes tour

John Palmer’s home-art studio-gallery created through the expansion of a Houston Heights bungalo, was included in a homes tour.  It was a chance for me, then a staff reporter, to give Houston Chronicle readers an inside peek in March 2009 … Continue reading

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