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Emily Yoffe

16 Articles

Business |
February 1, 1989

A Dirty, Rotten Mess

Every day each of us contributes five pounds to the growing mountain of garbage. Now the mountain looks like a volcano that’s threatening to erupt.

Lifestyle |
January 1, 1989

Onward Through the Fog

The plane was heading to Houston at dawn. Surely the pilot was kidding when he said we would be landing in Nashville.

Energy |
November 1, 1988

How Houston Beat the Bust: Energy

Engineer Saba Haregot’s love affair with Houston (it’s not just all those job offers). How natural gas is helping to reinflate the economy. And a shuttered plant that tempers oil pipe opens up.

Lovers |
February 1, 1988

The Seven-Year Hitch

In 1981 these romances made the Dallas Morning News. We find out who’s loving happily every after.

Business |
December 1, 1986

Famous Fixers

They have done it all: saved New York City and Massachusetts, written economic classics, created new companies, and turned old ones around. Now, at our request, they’re fixing Texas.

Politics & Policy |
June 1, 1986

Hate Thy Neighbor

A look at Houston’s Meyerland, Dallas’ Munger Place, El Paso’s Sunset Heights, and Austin’s Hyde Park shows that few fights get the blood boiling like a good fight with a neighbor.