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The Good, The Bad & The Ugly of 2013 in Houston News

The Good, The Bad & The Ugly of 2013 in Houston News

gbu-logo-mAs 2013 comes to a close we take a look back at The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Houston news in 2013. We’ll look at the interesting stories in: politics, food, arts and culture and sports. Our discussions include:

Politics: A mayor’s race that wasn’t as close as many thought, the rise of Wendy Davis and Gov. Perry’s impending departure;

Food: What restaurants Houston still needs and a growing food truck scene;

Arts and Culture: The departure of Hans Graf from the Houston Symphony, A-list performers starting to notice Houston, and area McDonald’s restaurants banning saggy pants;

Sports: Landing Dwight Howard, the departure of the Aeros and the unsung greatness of the Dynamo.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael HagertyMichael Hagerty is the Senior Producer for Houston Matters. He has a degree in journalism from Abilene Christian University and has served as news director for NPR and PBS stations around Texas and The West, including: KUNR-FM in Reno, Nev.; KNPB-TV in Reno, Nev.; and KWBU-TV/FM in Waco, Texas. He got his start on the air as a college student hosting Morning Edition at KACU-FM in Abilene, Texas. A native of the Chicago area and an avid Cubs fan, Michael spent four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.View all posts by Michael Hagerty →