June 18, 2007

KHOU-TV Channel 11's "Houstonisimo" sizzles this summer

Houston, TX - KHOU-TV Channel 11 will broadcast "Houstonisimo" on Sunday, June 24th at 10:30 p.m. The thirty-minute program previews what's hot in the Houston Hispanic community.

"Houstonisimo" sizzles with hot summer activities around town. Find the newest hot spot for singles in the city. Host Nellie Gonzalez will also take you to one of the city's most popular summer happy hours at the Houston Museum of Natural Science. Viewers will hear from "Mango Punch," a bayou city band favorite and regular at the museum happy hour.

"Houstonismo" also includes a visit with Norma Zenteno, guitarist and band leader of the Norma Zenteno band. She gives viewers a glimpse of her folk music background and expresses her appreciation of Houston fans.

"Houstonisimo" viewers will get to know businessman and auto dealership owner, Ernie Guzman and learn the secret behind his longtime success.

"Houstonisimo" which means the ultimate Houston, is a program featuring Houston's diverse community. The program airs quarterly on Channel 11 and is hosted by native Houstonian, Nellie Gonzalez. Gonzalez is a regular contributor of Channel 11's morning show, "Great Day Houston." "Houstonisimo" is produced by Marco Bracamontes. Don Graham is the executive producer.

Belo Corp. is one of the nation's largest media companies with a diversified group of market-leading television, newspaper, cable and interactive media assets. A Fortune 1000 company with 7,100 employees and $1.6 billion in annual revenues, Belo operates in some of America's most dynamic markets in Texas, the Northwest, the Southwest, the Mid-Atlantic and Rhode Island. Belo owns 20 television stations, six of which are in the 15 largest U.S. broadcast markets. The Company also owns or operates seven cable news channels and manages one television station through a local marketing agreement. Belo's daily newspapers are The Dallas Morning News, The Providence Journal, The Press-Enterprise (Riverside, CA) and the Denton Record-Chronicle (Denton, TX). The Company also publishes specialty publications targeting young adults, and the fast-growing Hispanic market, including Quick and Al D a in Dallas/Fort Worth, and El D and La Prensa in Riverside. Belo operates more than 30 Web sites associated with its operating companies. Additional information is available at www.belo.com.

Contact: Wendy Burkeen, APR

Susie Rodriguez