Former Enron CEO released from prison, transferred to halfway house

Jeffrey Skilling, a former CEO of Enron Corp., has been released from prison and transferred to a halfway house, according to multiple media reports. Previously, he had been at a minimum-security federal prison camp in Alabama, the Houston Chronicle, Reuters and others report. A. Kelley, assistant residential re-entry manager for the Bureau of Prisons in […]

Kirby Mansion

Kirby Mansion in downtown Houston sells to nearby Cadillac dealership

Kirby Mansion, one of the few residential estates still standing in the downtown area and a recent hot button among Houston’s preservation community, has been sold to a group connected to the nearby Central Houston Cadillac dealership. The fate of the 1920s English-style manor is still unknown, though demolition is a possible outcome. [Read more] […]

ACL Fest 2018

ACL Fest 2018 schedule released, and tough choices will have to be made

ACL Fest 2018, headlined by Paul McCartney, Metallica and Childish Gambino, takes place October 5-7 and 12-14 at Zilker Park. Festival organizers released the hourly schedule on Friday, and music fans will be faced with some tough decisions. [Read more] About SwiftLease SwiftLease is focused specifically on assisting our small business clients through the office […]

Burgers, brats, BBQ and beer

Burgers, brats, BBQ and beer: all under one roof now in Arlington

Burgers, brats, BBQ and beer are all on the menu at the new Burgers & Brats and Eddie Deen CrossRoads Smokehouse inside Bru City Stadium in Arlington, which also includes a growler bar with 100 taps and an audacious food selection. The same kitchen turns out thick specialty burgers, smoked prime brisket and grilled bratwurst, […]

Hurricane Harvey before and after

Hurricane Harvey before and after photos

Hurricane Harvey before and after photos show how Hurricane Harvey devastated Houston. A year after the storm, the Houston Chronicle asked photographers to return to the site of some of the most iconic Hurricane Harvey shots to capture what they look like on an ordinary day. [https://www.chron.com/news/houston-weather/hurricaneharvey/article/Sliders-13164488.php?ipid=hpctp] About SwiftLease SwiftLease is focused specifically on assisting our small […]

Longhorns ranked Top 25

Longhorns ranked Top 25 in AP preseason poll

Longhorns ranked Top 25, debuting at No. 23 in the AP Top 25 preseason poll. This comes after the team was ranked 21st in the preseason Amway coaches poll. It’s the second straight year UT started in the Top 25. Last season, UT was 23rd but dropped out after the season-opening loss to Maryland and […]