Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Hollywood in Montrose (Historic Gayborhood Food & Cigar Store signs)

Hollywood Food & Cigar sign at Hyde Park at Montrose 
Hollywood-branded stores (and one restaurant that recently closed) 
in the Montrose Neighborhood 
in Houston Texas 

Hollywood Food Store at across the street from West Alabama Icehouse 

Hollywood Food Store on West Alabama near the Ice House 
Hollywood Food & Cigar Store on Montrose Blvd at Hyde Park
(prior to demolition of Hollywood Vietnamese Chinese Restaurant) 

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

The AutoDoc on Montrose

This car repair shop adds a nice touch to its the historic neighborhood 
by featuring on its walls a collection of vintage automobile-related 
company logos 

The Auto Doc
1208 Montrose Boulevard Houston, TX 77019

There is another automotive "Doc" in Montrose, on Lower Westheimer,
but that's a restaurant, albeit one with comparable vintage items; see pics below:

 Doc's Motorworks Bar & Grill

Monday, February 23, 2015

Montrose at West Gray Street

Former Gibbs Boat Store on corner of Montrose and W Gray (2015)

West side of Montrose at W Gray (Jan 2015 pic)
Christy's Donuts Kolaches
1103 W Gray St Houston, TX 77019
 New restaurant coming and Mattress Store in
renovated building on NE corner of intersection 
Remaining signage on corner of Gibbs Building
Boats and Motors signage (Gibbs)
NE corner seen across intersection of Montrose and W Gray 

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Chipotle Mexican Grill 2027 S Shepherd Dr Houston, TX 77019

Chipotle Mexican Grill
2027 S Shepherd Dr Houston, TX 77019

Drainage project and road resurfacing on South Shepherd Drive
at Indiana Street

Tila's Restaurante & Taco Truck

Tila's Restaurante & Bar - Yellow Taco Truck
TILAS TACO TRUCK parked outside restaurant on Shepherd curve 

Tila's Restaurante & Bar (signage)

TILA's 1111 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77019

 Tila's Restaurante & Bar

1111 South Shepherd Drive, Houston, TX 77019

Shepherd Drive Drainage Improvement Work between Westheimer and Memorial Dr. (early 2015 partial road closure)

Heavy equipment on Shepherd Drive at the curve
near exit to Memorial Drive and Allen Parkway 

Sewer Replacement Construction Project on Westheimer (2015)

Large concrete culverts stacked on Westheimer Rd at Avalon Square (Feb 2015) 

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

21eleven Westheimer Progress (Jan-Feb 2015 Construction pics)

21eleven Westheimer - New Apartment Construction Leasing Sign
21eleven apartment development on
Westheimer at Shepherd is getting ready for leasing
while construction is nearing completion.

Road improvement work on Westheimer between St. Anne's Church
and 2121 Apartment construction site 

Corner of Westheimer and Persa Street - Apartment Construction
on former parking lot of Adobe Cafe 

Houston Streetwise Summer 2015 - Thumbnails of Top Photos

Houston Streetwise Summer 2015 - Thumbnails of Top Photos
thumbnails of blog post pics Summer 2015

2015 Mosaic of Sample Pics

2015 Mosaic of Sample Pics
2015 Jan-Feb Pics Posted