Daughter of North Face and Esprit co-founder Douglas Tompkins loses latest bid

1of 10Summer Tompkins Walker, with husband Brooks Walker III, celebrates the 75th Cotillion at the Palace Hotel in December 2016.Photo: Catherine Bigelow / Special to The Chronicle 2of 10IMG hosted Fashion Week San Francisco at Fort Mason. From left: Stanlee Gatti and Summer Tompkins Walker. Ran on: 04-01-2007Photo: Catherine H. Bigelow, The Chronicle 3of …

Extra Points: Aggies overflowing with assurance following overtime win

COLLEGE STATION – If Kyle Field had a roof, Texas A&M’s confidence would be through it halfway into the season. “I think we’re going to run the table,” linebacker Tyrel Dodson said. He and the Aggies (4-2, 2-1 SEC) had plenty of reasons for optimism following their toppling of No. 13 Kentucky (5-1, 3-1) in …

Fans fill Minute Maid with one hope for Astros: Do it again.

1of 4Sisters of the Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament Mary Zachary, left to right, Marian Grace, and Mary Margaret watch game 1 of the American League Division Series between the Houston Astros and the Cleveland Indians at Minute Maid Park Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, in Houston.Photo: Godofredo A. Vasquez, Staff photographer / Houston Chronicle 2of …

How Astros fans are showing their love on game day

1of 10>>> See how Houstonians are gearing up to support the Astros. @afeistymomPhoto: @afeistymom 2of 10@aanez27Photo: @aanez27 3of 10@denakeysPhoto: @denakeys 4of 10@DianneGallagherPhoto: @DianneGallagher 5of 10@AlexanderTigersPhoto: @AlexanderTigers 6of 10@FOOSEMUSTANGPhoto: @FOOSEMUSTANG 7of 10@GE_EaglesPhoto: @GE_Eagles 8of 10@JuanetteGreenPhoto: @JuanetteGreen 9of 10HPDPhoto: HPD 10of 10@la_vraie_chosePhoto: @la_vraie_chose Throughout Bayou City, Houstonians are wearing the brightest shades of orange today to show …

Gordmans to hire hundreds of seasonal employees for the holidays

1of 10Luca Jalowy (left) and KeEric Howard (right) organize the shoe section at the new Gordmans discount department store in Rosenberg, TX on Wednesday, March 21, 2018.Photo: Tim Warner, Freelance / For The Chronicle 2of 10A view of the junior’s section during a tour of the new Gordmans discount department store in Rosenberg, TX on …