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In a back and forward game Caleb Mills hits key shots to put Houston on top, Houston beats UCONN 63-59 Photos by André Brooks

Santana Perez, a finance professional in the energy industry, grew up in an economically distressed environment in South Texas.  Her family was not financially savvy, and in the world of finance, she was often the only Latino in the room. From these experiences, she has developed a passion for educating … Play in new window | Download

Santana Perez, Money Latina, financial education
Santana Perez is a finance professional in the energy industry that has a passion for helping others find their path to financial freedom.  As a single mom, learning how to budget and be happy with the simple things in life was key to putting her on the track to financial … Play in new window | Download

Viajó 2,142 millas de Mérida, Venezuela a Houston, Texas. Desanimado por la situación política de Venezuela, Yonathan Toro se montó en un avión con su esposa e hija en el 2016 y emigró hacia los Estados Unidos dispuesto a enfrentarse a lo que se le pusiera enfrente. Toro, vino de …

Houston – A unas cuantas semanas del Día De Los Muertos, decenas de familias se preparan para celebrarlo con sus tradicionales altares en MECA Houston.  La familia Vara por años a decorado un altar para sus padres. “Estamos apenas empezando a organizarlo. Estas son las cosas que nosotros conocimos en …

Throughout the recent years, creepy clowns have made an appearance in all platforms, from movies to internet pranks creepy clowns have somewhat become part of our culture. The Venture explores the sub-culture for adult entertainment clowns.

We often hear the term “B-Line” through our years; not the actual physical movement of making the letter “B,” but the colloquial usage of the term pertaining to focus. It comes from the act of one of the most beautiful, and undervalued creatures on Earth; the Bee. Webster’s dictionary defines …

As a Houstonian,  flash flood warnings are unfortunately very common. Houston is prone to flooding and Imelda brings back remnants of what happened with Harvey. It is no fun having to remember the floods, the evacuations and the people affected by that tragedy.  This is why The Venture would like …

Connie Leon, making your blog successful
When Connie Leon started her blog she just felt a need to connect with other people. She didn’t know that her hobby could potentially be very lucrative. “I’m pretty sure there are people that just try to do (blogging) for the money, but I’m also pretty sure that if you’re … Play in new window | Download

Connie Leon, Founder of Houston Latina Bloggers, started her blog in 2009 while working for Harris County. It started as a project to practice writing, but while pregnant, she created a community of caring mothers.  While looking to other bloggers for inspiration like Heather Armstrong, Connie has evolved into the … Play in new window | Download