About Chron

Welcome to Chron, Houston's home for essential news and compelling feature stories about the Bayou City. Chron tells the story of Houston through the lens of Culture, where we cover everything from local celebrities to interesting people to places we like; Food, a destination for off-the-beaten-path restaurants, trend stories and remarkable people in the culinary scene (and also tacos); Sports, home to coverage of Houston’s professional athletes both on and off the field, as well as college and high school teams; Politics, where we bring you the essentials about the local and state officials who make headlines; and News, where you can find everything you need to know about what’s happening in your city. Follow us on Mastodon

Chron is owned by Hearst and independently run from the Houston Chronicle.

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Editorial Director: Matthew Kitchen, [email protected]

Managing Editor: Katharine Jose, [email protected]

Senior Editor: Dan Carson, [email protected]

Sports Editor: Josh Criswell, [email protected]

Sports Reporter: Michael Shapiro, [email protected]

Food Editor: Emma Balter, [email protected]

Food Writer: Megha McSwain, [email protected]

Culture Editor: Alex Dowd, [email protected]

Trending News Reporter: Ariana Garcia, [email protected]

Trending News Reporter: Michael Murney, [email protected]

Social Media Editor: Sarah Pearce, [email protected]

Homepage Editor: Brianna Griff, [email protected]

New Orleans Writer-at-Large: Nathaniel Adams

Taco Columnist: Marco Torres