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Houston Heights WWII Memorial

Houston Heights WWII Memorial | Heartfelt Tribute

Posted: December 8, 2017 at 11:34 pm   /   Cemeteries & Memorials, Parks & Outdoor

The Houston Heights WWII Memorial is truly special.  Inscribed into a pylon in the center of a beautifully rendered granite monument are the names of the 224 men from the Houston Heights area who sacrificed their lives during World War II on our behalf.  All of the other Houston Heights residents who also served in […]

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Detail of Albert Erickson monument in Glenwood Cemetery

Glenwood Cemetery Houston | Who’s Who of Spectacular Grave Sites

Posted: July 16, 2017 at 6:44 pm   /   Cemeteries & Memorials, Nonprofits & Charities, Sculptures

If you are looking to visit a spectacular cemetery with opulent grave sites located in a breathtaking setting you need to plan a visit to Glenwood Cemetery Houston.

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Gazebo in Marmion Park

Marmion Park | Houston Heights | Gazebo Photography Site

Posted: July 6, 2017 at 12:43 am   /   Parks & Outdoor

My husband and I recently learned more about Marmion Park, which is located right along the beautiful Heights Boulevard. The Houston Heights is such a unique and beautiful neighborhood offering so many different amenities. According to a bronze plaque affixed to concrete Marmion Park was dedicated May 31st of 1986. Inscribed upon the plaque is […]

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Welcoming AG Antiques on West 19th in Houston Heights

Posted: January 16, 2017 at 9:30 pm   /   Antiques & Collectibles

People entering the AG Antiques on West 19th store in the Houston Heights are met with a genuine “welcome” greeting from people at the front desk.  “If there is anything we can do to help you, please let us know.”  That was our experience when we first entered this large store containing antiques and collectibles. […]

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Carter Ernst Dog Sculpture in “True North” Exhibit

Posted: January 12, 2017 at 5:56 pm   /   Art & Culture, Did You Know?, Sculptures

Who is Carter Ernst? This University of Houston graduate with a BFA in painting and her Master of Fine Arts in sculpture has created a supersized fiberglass dog sculpture covered in all sorts of various fabrics and mediums much like a patchwork quilt. Carter Ernst loves to use faux fabrics in her creations which include […]

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