Houston Chronicle

Houston Chronicle Follow

Documenting life in Houston, Texas and beyond. #houstonchronicle

https://www.houstonchronicle.com/

85,843 Followers  223 Follow

Share Share Share

Thousands of people and dogs fill NRG Center for the Houston World Series of Dog Shows Saturday, July 21, 2018. ( @michaelciaglo / Houston Chronicle ) #dogs #dog #dogsofinstagram #dogshow #dalmation #irishwolfhound #teacupschnauzer #beagle #beaglesofinstagram #dalmatiansofinstagram #puppies #puppiesofinstagram #doggy #dogstagram #houston #texas
“It’s exhausting, but a good workout” Matthew Graves said as he spent over 2 1/2 hours mowing his yard at Parkwood and Scott Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Houston. Graves’, a UH student, roommates were out of town, so the mowing duties fell solely on him. ( Steve Gonzales / Houston Chronicle ) #hot #heat #steamy #sweat #mowing #weather #sun #houston #texas #uh
Girls in juvenile detention have 4 days to put on a play. The Children’s Prison Arts Project founded by #arts educator Birgit “Gypsy” Walker at the Harris County Leadership Academy offers #juvenile offenders the opportunity to hone speaking skills, earn points for good behavior, practice performing in front of others, tame anger issues, or simply to #escape the confinement of cramped units for a few hours.
(@mariedennise / #HoustonChronicle)
Looking for a pet in the Houston area? This week the Houston Chronicle visited the Houston Humane Society! Check out our gallery: https://www.chron.com/local/article/Pet-of-the-Week-Here-are-the-Harris-County-13086546.php (photos @karen_warren_801 /Houston Chronicle) @houstonhumane #dog #cat #adoptdontshop #houstonhumanesociety
Photos by @godovasquez | @rquioto scores his second goal as @houstondynamo defeated @sportingkc 4-2 in the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinals match at BBVA Compass Stadium. 
#mls #soccer #houston #dynamo #photojournalism
Marvel Universe LIVE! actors entertained and aided YMCA campers as they went through Super Hero Training Camp at the Alief Family YMCA Wednesday, July 18, 2018, in Houston. Kay P. Vincent, APR Vincent Communications, said 250 tickets were donated to the participants and their families to attend the show at NRG Stadium. ( Steve Gonzales / Houston Chronicle ) #marvel #marveluniverselive #marveluniverse #superhero #superheroes #spiderman #ymca #alief #kayvincent #nrg  #nrgstadium #heroes #camp #houston #texas
Santa Fe High School class of 2008 host a fundraising event to help out those who lost a loved one during the shooting that took place in the high school in May. ( @mariedennise / Houston Chronicle)
Allison Valencia Madrid, 6, and her mother Cindy Madrid share a moment during a press conference, Friday, July 13, 2018, in Houston. The press conference, the mother, and daughter spoke about the month and one day they were separated in different detention centers during the President Donald Trump administration zero-tolerance policy on unlawful border crossing. ( @mariedennise / Houston Chronicle )
Kam Franklin and The Suffers opened the first of two nights of sold out shows at The Heights Theater Thursday to celebrate the release of their latest album Everything Here. (@mrkmully / Houston Chronicle)

#suffers #livemusic #houston #htown #heights @thesuffers @theheightstheater #soul #r&b #gulfcoast
This week’s Pet Of The Week animals are waiting for you at the Houston SPCA, at 900 Portway Drive, Houston, 77024. The link to the Chronicle slideshow: https://www.chron.com/local/article/Pet-of-the-Week-Here-are-the-Harris-County-13067781.php (photos: @karen_warren_801 / Houston Chronicle)
Addilynn Cowling, 8, and her brother, Cash, 2, get a close look at rescued and rehabbed Harbor Seal pup, Tomato, and 9-year-old sea lion, Squirt, through an  underwater window during a public debut at Moody Gardens Aquarium Pyramid Wednesday, July 11, 2018, in Galveston. Tomato another seal pup, Ravioli, traveled 2,324 miles this past February from Crescent City, California to Galveston Island, are not able to be released back into the wild. ( Steve Gonzales / Houston Chronicle ) #harborseal #seal #moodygardens #moodygardensaquarium #rescue #galveston #houston #texas #sealion
A young man competes in the 100-yard-dash during the 18th annual Hershey Track and Field Event at Barnett Sports Complex Tuesday, July 10, 2018, in Houston. ( Steve Gonzales / Houston Chronicle ) #houstonparksandrec #houstonparks #running #run #sports #fitness #summer #camps #houston #texas