Brennan's of Houston among Ike's casualties

GALVESTON, Texas Brennan’s Restaurant, a Houston institution for four decades, was destroyed early Saturday morning in a fire whipped by winds from Hurricane Ike.

Homes, businesses and other structures on this Texas island south of Houston were flattened or damaged by Ike’s 110 mph winds as the hurricane bore into Texas.

About 30 miles inland, at the mouth of Galveston Bay, the popular Kemah Boardwalk, which was developed by Landry’s Restaurants of

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