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The Halal Guys Expand to Downtown Houston

POSTED: February 25, 2021 AT 1:45 pm   /   News, Restaurant Openings

The Halal Guys is expanding its footprint across Houston — and it’s headed downtown. Operated by Houston-area franchisee Masroor Fatany, the new location opens on March 2 in the Hines Tower at 609 Main. The Greater Houston Texas Restaurant Association (GHTRA) is marking the occasion at noon with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The downtown spot is […]

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New Fund to Help Texas Hospitality Workers Affected by Freeze — Updated

POSTED: February 22, 2021 AT 12:56 pm   /   Feed The Need, News

Ever since Hurricane Harvey hit in 2017, the Southern Smoke Foundation has maintained a fund to help food and beverage workers affected by disaster and unemployment. That existing resource proved extremely helpful as restaurants and bars were shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. Now, following a week when a brutal winter storm […]

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Best Types of Stores for Finding Drinking Water in Houston

POSTED: February 19, 2021 AT 10:05 am   /   News

With many homes with busted pipes and empty store shelves all over town, some Houstonians have no water to drink or give to pets today. For them, boiling water, as currently directed by Houston and Harris County, isn’t even an option, because there isn’t any. In scarcity situations, it is important to think outside the […]

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