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Claire Poole

Business |
July 31, 2000

Merge Ahead

In the fifties and sixties James Ling built LTV into one of the country's powerhouse companies. But after three decades out of the spotlight, what's his plan today?…

Reporter |
April 1, 2000

Studio City

Oh, Canada: You've taken film business away from Texas. Can an Austin soundstage get it back?…

Business |
January 1, 2000

Racks to Riches

Can Houston's SuperStand become the Barnes & Noble of magazines: an upscale national chain of superstores catering to affluent, educated consumers? Read all about it.

Business |
September 30, 1998

Moore of the Same

Old Texas, New Texas, boom, bust: Whatever the times, Houston strip-mall king Jerry J. Moore makes a living–and lives it up.

Business |
December 1, 1997

Tortilla Flat

A year after she was forced to file for bankruptcy, Houston’s Ninfa Laurenzo is cooking up a way to save her popular restaurant chain.