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Jul 21, 2014, 17:59 ET Houston Chronicle Announces Relocation and Renovation Plans

The Houston Chronicle Media Group, publisher of the Houston Chronicle, La Voz, Chron.com and HoustonChronicle.com, announced today that it intends...


Apr 30, 2014, 13:21 ET Texas Votes: The Dewhurst-Patrick Debate in the Republican Lieutenant Governor's Race

 The two candidates in the Republican primary for Texas Lieutenant Governor will square off in "Texas Votes: The Dewhurst-Patrick Debate in the...


Oct 31, 2013, 13:55 ET Houston Chronicle Media Group maintains number one position among media companies in the Houston market

 The release of cross-platform metrics by the Alliance for Audited Media summarize the extension of the Houston Chronicle Media Group's (HCMG)...


Jul 22, 2013, 16:53 ET Houston Chronicle Announces The Release Of Next Level Of Job Search App

The Houston Chronicle announces the launch of its next generation jobs mobile application.  Delivering functionality that goes beyond being...


May 02, 2013, 19:37 ET Mario Barson Named Vice President of Recruitment Advertising

 Mario Barson has been named Vice President of Recruitment Advertising for Hearst-owned Texas newspapers, which are headquartered at the...


Apr 29, 2013, 11:09 ET Rob Cravaritis Named Executive Vice President Of Sales

Robert D. Cravaritis has been named Executive Vice President of Sales for Houston Chronicle Media Group, a Hearst Corporation company.  He...


Feb 21, 2013, 10:51 ET Houston Charities Receive More Than $1 Million In Gifted Advertising

When it comes to the health of our charities, Houston ranks first in the nation. To celebrate that spirit of philanthropy, the Houston...


Dec 21, 2012, 10:23 ET Chron.com hits a billion page views for 2012

 Chron.com, the flagship website of the Houston Chronicle Media Group and Houston's most-read local news site, has topped more than one billion...


Nov 19, 2012, 09:55 ET Houston Chronicle Media Group launches HoustonChronicle.com, a premium subscription-based website

 The Houston Chronicle Media Group (HCMG) has launched HoustonChronicle.com, a premium news website available by subscription....


Nov 15, 2012, 10:00 ET Mike Sacks to join Houston Chronicle Media Group as vice president of operations

The Houston Chronicle Media Group announced today that veteran operations executive Michael H. Sacks will join the company as vice president of...


Nov 14, 2012, 20:00 ET La Voz de Houston agrega una edición los miércoles y cuadruplica su circulación

La Voz de Houston, la publicación en español semanal del Houston Chronicle Media Group que se entrega a domicilio, agregó una...


Nov 14, 2012, 14:30 ET La Voz de Houston adds Wednesday edition, quadruples circulation

La Voz de Houston, the Houston Chronicle Media Group's home-delivered Spanish language publication, has added a Wednesday edition to its growing...


Nov 09, 2012, 16:31 ET Anadarko, David Weekley Homes and Energy XXI are Houston's best places to work

 Free cars, lunches with senior leadership and challenging, unbureaucratic environments are some of the perks cited by employees at companies...


Nov 08, 2012, 16:13 ET Houston Chronicle's new magazine Style highlights city's fashion, food, beauty and luxury lifestyle stories

 Houstonians love to shop. Houston leads the nation in retail sector job growth and over-indexes the US population in every major...


Oct 25, 2012, 15:00 ET Houston Chronicle expands coverage of health and medicine with HealthZone

 Houston is home to the Texas Medical Center and some of the world's leading medical research and treatment developments. To better highlight...


Sep 19, 2012, 10:19 ET Houston Chronicle expands energy coverage with FuelFix chapter in business section

The Houston Chronicle Media Group today expanded its energy coverage in the newspaper's business section. FuelFix, the award-winning website...


Sep 04, 2012, 11:05 ET Houston Chronicle Unveils New Chron.com

 Chron.com, the website of the Houston Chronicle and the city's most-read local news site, has undergone a dramatic facelift. The site has...


Aug 31, 2012, 13:04 ET Houston Chronicle Names Vice President Of Audience Development

Veteran marketing and research professional Linda Schaible has joined Houston Chronicle Media Group as vice president of audience development. In...


Jul 19, 2012, 12:17 ET Houston Chronicle, Metropolitan Cooking & Entertaining Show partner to bring world-class chefs to Reliant Center

Houston Chronicle has joined with the Metropolitan Cooking & Entertaining Show (MCES) to present MetroCooking Houston, as announced today by...


Jun 27, 2012, 16:55 ET Houston Chronicle amplía el contacto con la creciente comunidad latina mediante LaVozTx.com

 Reconociendo la creciente diversidad de Houston, Houston Chronicle ha presentado un nuevo sitio web, LaVozTx.com, que tiene por fin ofrecer...


Jun 27, 2012, 12:16 ET Houston Chronicle expands reach in burgeoning Latino community with LaVozTx.com

 In recognition of Houston's increasing diversity, the Houston Chronicle has launched a new website, LaVozTx.com, aimed at providing relevant,...


Jun 04, 2012, 21:02 ET Steve Proctor named managing editor of Houston Chronicle

Steve Proctor, an award-winning journalist who has served as managing editor of the San Francisco Chronicle since 2009, will assume the same...


May 24, 2012, 10:00 ET Houston Chronicle announces executive hires in Spanish-language publishing and communications

The Houston Chronicle today announced new leadership in the areas of Spanish-language publishing, marketing and communications. Joining the...


May 04, 2012, 09:14 ET Houston Chronicle posts print audience growth; Multi-media expansion efforts continue

More Houstonians are interacting with Houston Chronicle products, including the printed newspaper, according to the Audit Bureau of Circulations'...


Feb 29, 2008, 00:00 ET Houston Chronicle Tracking Poll: Obama Pulls Ahead Despite Clinton's Hispanic Backing; McCain Headed to Victory

HOUSTON, Feb. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Democratic presidential contender Barack Obama appears to be consolidating a lead over Hillary...