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Men of Style
By Ray Dennison, with reporting by Daniel Renfrow | April 6, 2015

TASEER BADAR
The Mogul on the Move
Although he splits most of his time between Houston and New York, wealth-management guru Taseer Badar, 41, has a chic approach to style...

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Minor Problems
By Daniel Renfrow | April 6, 2015

Although Omar Pereney has spent nearly half his life cooking in professional kitchens, the Venezuelan celebrity chef isn’t even old enough to try the wine at his new Peska Seafood Culture (1700 Post Oak Blvd.) in Uptown’s BLVD Place. The irony...

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Hit List: Earth Tones
By Robin Barr Sussman | April 3, 2015

1. The menu at Brenner’s on the Bayou (1 Birdsall St., 713.868.4444) includes wines from several sustainable vineyards....

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The Well-Mannered West
By Marie Look | April 1, 2015

Forget the wild, untamed Western territory. Celebrities, snowbirds and tranquility-seekers now flock to the Valley of the Sun to immerse themselves in the area’s natural beauty, luxurious resorts and spas, posh shopping, fine local...

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H-Town Funk
By Dan Oko | March 30, 2015

World domination takes time.

This is as true in today’s music industry as it is anywhere. But you don’t need to tell that to Kam Franklin, the charismatic, talented 26-year-old lead singer of the Suffers, a band that’s been rocking Houston...

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Reynolds, Unwrapped
By Andrew Myers | March 30, 2015

What do a charismatic gambler, a hapless serial killer and a dogged young lawyer have in common? This may sound like the setup for a joke, but it’s actually a list of Ryan Reynolds’ most recent roles. In January, the witty, self-...

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The Hit List: Sunday Best
By Robin Barr Sussman | March 23, 2015

1. Américas (2040 W. Gray St., 832.200.1492, and other location) is putting on a brunch spread featuring more than...

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Celebrating 10 Years
By The Editors | March 19, 2015

2005 
ON OUR RADAR
Elton John and the Duchess of York help Lynn Wyatt celebrate the Houston Grand Opera’s 50th...

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Pedal Pushers
By Brittanie Shey | March 16, 2015

“How you show up on your bike is how you show up in life,” says Kim Syma, co-owner of the Houston-based Revolution Studio chain. In other words, when the going gets tough, the tough keep pedaling.

Studios like Revolution, which offers an...

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Making It Stick
By Steve Jansen | March 16, 2015

When Houston-raised, New York-based jazz drummer Kendrick Scott, 34, brings his powerful five-piece band to the Wortham Center Saturday, March 7, it will be a full-circle experience for the High School of the Performing and Visual Arts alum, who has...

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The Hit List: Shell Game
By Ava Taghechian | March 16, 2015

1. Trendy Brasserie 19 (1962 W. Gray St., 713.524.1919) offers a fresh daily selection imported from different regions. On Sundays, sip bubbly with a...

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Path to Discovery
By Nate Chapnick | March 16, 2015

Land Rovers are engineered to get through even the most extreme elements, whether that’s crawling over a boulder in Moab, Utah, or powering through a blizzard in Lake Tahoe. While many Land Rovers may never ford a 2-foot-deep stream, the vehicle...

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