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Legacy, Nostalgia and a Model Train
Inspire Mid-Century Remodel

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Adherence To Family Values And Boyhood Dreams Earns Homeowner A Good Brick Award

Glen Rosenbaum has made a name for himself in Houston in a variety of ways. He is a well-known and highly regarded partner at Vinson & Elkins LLP, who not only represents high profile clients, but spends spare time doing pro bono work for too many charities to name. Read the full story »

Sugar Land’s own HeARTist Sugar Land’s own HeARTist

Ruth Stubenrouch Touches Lives Through Service And Art
Text By Cheryl Alexander   Photo of Ruth By Kevin West
Though I first knew Ruth Stubenrouch only marginally through my support of local artists, I realized the scope of …

Sugar Land’s Steve Stewart Lives and Breathes
a Love of Words
Sugar Land’s Steve Stewart Lives and Breathes </br>a Love of Words

His Works Span Plays, Music And Professional Communications
By Mara Soloway
Coming from a family of educators and communicators, Steve Stewart grew up with a love of words and storytelling. Those language talents have fueled his 33-year …

Happenings September 2016 Happenings September 2016

LIGHT AND SALT ASSOCIATION TO BENEFIT FROM SKEETERS CHARITY NIGHT, SEPT. 3
Join the Sugar Land Skeeters on Satur­day, Sept. 3 starting at 6:05 p.m at Constel­lation Field for a game against the Lancaster Barnstormers and …

Pelican Hill Serves Up Italian Riviera with West Coast Style Pelican Hill Serves Up Italian Riviera with West Coast Style

Resort’s Fall Festa dell’Autunno brings Tuscany to Southern California
Text by Noelle Valentine Photography courtesy of Pelican Hill
When September rolls around, Houstonians are ready to feel the chill of the fall’s first cool front. Summer …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kendall & Bernard MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kendall & Bernard

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Ashley Gillen Photography
She’s a native Texan. He’s from Panama. A chance meeting at the office sparked a romance that led them down the aisle into “happily ever after.”
Kendall Harvey …

Scene in the Bend: Cari Middaugh September 2016 Scene in the Bend: Cari Middaugh September 2016

It is officially the end of summer, believe it or not! I hope yours was enjoyable. As you’ll see below, some of our Fort Bend friends have sent in their memories to share. You still can too! Share your high resolution vacation adventures with me at cari.fblifestyles@gmail.com. Please be sure to send photos Original size (do not reduce for email) and remember to include the names of all people.

Fashion – September 2016 Fashion – September 2016

Dolce & Gabbana Botanical Garden Fall Winter 2016-17 Collection

Business in Fort Bend September 2016 Business in Fort Bend September 2016

HOUSTON METHODIST SUGAR LAND HOSPITAL IMPLEMENTS INTENSIVISTS PROGRAM
Houston Methodist Sugar Land is the only hospital in Fort Bend County to implement an innovative program that places critical care physicians, also known as intensivists, in …

A Beginner’s Guide to Stone Selection A Beginner’s Guide to Stone Selection

Consider Which Material Is Best For Each Use
By Rachel Potter
Natural stone is a versatile material that can be used in many places throughout the home. Commonly used for kitchen countertops, stone is also a great …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Make Your Photos More Memorable
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori<br> Make Your Photos More Memorable

Lori Verderame on Google+

Dr. Lori, Ph.D. antiques appraiser, author and TV personality on Discover channel’s “Auction Kings” and Fox Business Network’s “Strange Inheritance,” Dr. Lori hosts antiques appraisal events worldwide. Visit www.DrLoriV.com, www.Facebook.com/DoctorLori, or call (888) 431-1010.
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New School Year Brings Changes to Fort Bend ISD New School Year Brings Changes to Fort Bend ISD

New Schools And New Programs Will Benefit Students
By Anna Saikin
As thousands of Fort Bend ISD students return to classrooms this fall, some will have back-to-school activities that include attending a new school or adjusting to …

Are Amalgam Fillings Safe? Are Amalgam Fillings Safe?

Global Coalition Takes Aim At A Common Dental Practice
By Judy Latta
This summer, the United Nations announced that a coalition of international non-governmental organizations (NGOs) has launched a global campaign to end what some consider a …

Ovarian Cancer Ovarian Cancer

Women Should Understand This Serious Health Threat
The American Cancer Society estimates for 2016 are that about 22,280 women will receive a new diagnosis of ovarian cancer in the U.S., and about 14,240 women will die …

Around The Bend September 2016 Around The Bend September 2016

FORT BEND COUNTY HISTORICAL COMMISSION RECOGNIZED BY STATE
On July 5, County Judge Bob Hebert recognized Fort Bend County volunteer historians and preservationists for their efforts in 2015. The Texas Historical Commission (THC) issued the THC …

Historically Fort Bend:
The Fort Bend County Fair
Historically Fort Bend:<br> The Fort Bend County Fair

Fort Bend County has long been interested in celebrating and promoting the produce of its fields and pastures and in recognizing the skill of its citizens. On occasion, Fort Bend County folks held fairs, open …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students September 2016
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, <br>Sports, and Students September 2016</br>

FORT BEND CHILDREN’S DISCOVERY CENTER SELECTS FIRST KIDS’ COMMITTEE
The first group of members of the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center (FBCDC) Kids’ Committee has been chosen from across Fort Bend County. Eleven of the 14 …

New Train Stop – Just for the Kids – Comes to Sugar Land New Train Stop – Just for the Kids – Comes to Sugar Land

Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center Unveils New Train And Roundhouse Play Area
There’s a new train stop in Sugar Land – but this one is just for kids. The Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center has opened …

Discoveries September 2016 Discoveries September 2016

 
ANTIQUITY LARGE BOWL
GG Collection is the brainchild of two friends, Dixie Harrigan and Leigh Anne Baysinger, who wanted to make accessories for those who prefer classical decor to modern influences. Their creative combination of metal, …

Students in Global Studies Academy Focus on Worldwide Topics Students in Global Studies Academy Focus on Worldwide Topics

High Schoolers Have Passion For Solving Global Issues
By Mara Soloway
Three student leaders who have each been a part of Fort Bend ISD’s Global Studies Academy (GSA) for several years had already experienced the wider …

Fall into Herbs Fall into Herbs

It’s The Right Time To Replenish Plants Lost To The Heat
Herbs are plants that are used as flavoring agents. The common herbs used in cooking are referred to as culinary herbs. Mild or savory herbs …

Book Reviews September 2016 Book Reviews September 2016

 
MASTERING MINIATURES
The Little Book of Bonsai will make you an instant expert in the art of growing miniatures. It is packed with myth-busting surprises, the first of which is that growing bonsai isn’t really as …

Duckhorn Wine Company —
the Best of the Best!
Duckhorn Wine Company — </br>the Best of the Best!

Young Winemakers Producing Some Of The Best Wines On The Planet
In 1976, Margaret and Dan Duckhorn, along with a number of investors, started Duckhorn Vineyards, with the first production in 1978 being 800 cases of …

Kia Soul & Toyota Sienna Limited AWD Kia Soul & Toyota Sienna Limited AWD

Kia Soul |STARTING PRICE: $16,000
The most aptly deserved name for the Kia Soul might be “Square Peg.” With the rise in popularity of the subcompact and compact crossovers, the demand for tall, boxy wagons has …