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Second Annual Strike Out Autism Family Fun Day a Success Second Annual Strike Out Autism Family Fun Day a Success

photos by Brenda Perry, Liz Furman, Mary Favre, Ran DeBord Photography
Event Hits It Out Of The Park For Attendees And Volunteers
Laughter, cheers, happy tears, the cracking of bats, fun, fellowship, food, recognition, dedication, support, “Ausome …

Nau Center for Texas Cultural Heritage Receives Gift From Union Pacific Railroad Nau Center for Texas Cultural Heritage Receives Gift From Union Pacific Railroad

Engines Of Progress Exhibit Documents History Of Railroad Industry
The Nau Center for Texas Cultural Heritage announced a $1 million gift from Union Pacific Railroad for the “Engines of Progress” railroad interactive experience exhibit. The largest …

Daughters of the American Revolution Daughters of the American Revolution

Houstonian Lynn Forney Young Leads this Historic National Organization;
National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

Sugar Land Skeeters Kick off 2014 Season Sugar Land Skeeters Kick off 2014 Season

Nine players added to the roster
The Sugar Land Skeeters have agreed to terms with nine additional players for the 2014 season: Steve Moss, David Pauley, Rusty Ryal, Gary Majewski, Domini Ramos, Travis Scott, Nick Stavino, …

Family Fun and a Familiar Brand Family Fun and a Familiar Brand

The Billiard Factory creates memories for Father’s Day and more

Recipe for Success: Mix Nostalgia with Modern Flair
NOTHING BUNDT CAKES
Recipe for Success: Mix Nostalgia with Modern Flair</br>NOTHING BUNDT CAKES

Fort Bend residents Thuy Pham and Tuyet Duong make people happy at Nothing Bundt Cakes

A Message from Mayor Thompson A Message from Mayor Thompson

Collaboration with UH System helps Sugar Land meet educational and workforce challenges

Fashion e-Tailing with Integrity Fashion e-Tailing with Integrity

Local Fashionista Launches An Online Boutique Based On Socially Conscious Principles
By Judy Latta
Lauren Anzaldua always knew she would someday work in the fashion industry, and when she took a job at a trendy boutique while …

A Grand Slam for Autism Awareness A Grand Slam for Autism Awareness

At Family Fun Day on April 27, the community rallies again for families living with autism
By Melanie Saxton
Last year, Hope for Three joined ranks with the Sugar Land Skeeters to “Strike Out Autism.” This community …

11th Annual Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair 11th Annual Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair

Five-day event offers something for foodies and oenophiles April 23-27
The 11th Annual Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair is set for April 23-27, with an array of new attractions and added international flair. This five-day …

First Annual Fort Bend Cares Doggone Fun Run/Walk Set for April 12 First Annual Fort Bend Cares Doggone Fun Run/Walk Set for April 12

Proceeds benefit underprivileged youth in Fort Bend County
Dogs and owners of all ages and sizes are invited to walk, run or race to benefit underprivileged youth in Fort Bend County at the first annual Fort …

Debra Jan Hall: Artist Extraordinaire Debra Jan Hall: Artist Extraordinaire

Fort Bend painter believes the key to creativity is taking chances

Fort Bend Art Students Advance to HLSR Art Fort Bend Art Students Advance to HLSR Art

This year, approximately 600 elementary, middle and high school students produced western-themed art pieces to showcase in Fort Bend ISD’s annual art show. Judges from the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ School Art Committee selected …

StarFlight Rocks into Stardom StarFlight Rocks into Stardom

Two Rosenberg Sisters Rocket Onto The Stage… While Still In Junior High!
By Melanie Saxton
About four years ago, Rosenberg siblings Zoe and Molly Flores played the game RockBand at their babysitter’s house. Emulating her drummer dad, …

BEST of Fort Bend – 2013 BEST of Fort Bend – 2013

Annual recognition of Fort Bend
County’s champions of community,
shopping, dining & more!

Just YOU & ME Just YOU & ME

Well-known sweethearts
share unusual love stories

From Sugar Land to Nashville From Sugar Land to Nashville

Early on, Kirk and Nancy Michaelis recognized something “special” about their daughters. The young girls had vocal talent — an extraordinary gift — plus the willingness to perform. Thirteen years ago, this Sugar Land family began a musical enterprise that evolved into the all-sister country western band, Michaelis.

Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair Awards Scholarships Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair Awards Scholarships

Recipients studying hospitality at the University of Houston Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management
The Sugar Land Wine Food Affair, in partnership with the University of Houston Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel …

County Judge Hebert’s “Volly” Awards Presented County Judge Hebert’s “Volly” Awards Presented

Fort Bend volunteers honored for service
An initiative of the Fort Bend Chamber, Fort Bend Volunteers! presented County Judge Herbert’s “Volly” Awards at Safari Texas Ranch. The winners of this county-wide search for the top volunteers …

Real Team, Real Wins Real Team, Real Wins

By Cindy Ziervogel

Ryan Penney always wanted to play a real sport. What the home-schooled senior meant was he wanted to be on a competitive team playing real schools.

For the Shoe Lover on Your Gift List For the Shoe Lover on Your Gift List

Art & Sole celebrates spectacular fantasy shoes from the Stuart Weitzman Collection
Jane Gershon Weitzman’s book, Art & Sole, features shoes made from highly unique materials — feathers, paper, ceramic, metal, resin, playing cards, corrugated cardboard, …

Bling, Boots and the Best in the West Bling, Boots and the Best in the West

Arc of Fort Bend County fundraiser set for Nov. 23
Christmas will come early to one lucky raffle ticket-holder. The Arc of Fort Bend County’s “Best in the West” 36th annual fundraiser will be raffling off …

Sugar Plum Market Set for Nov. 8-9 Sugar Plum Market Set for Nov. 8-9

Preview Night to be held Nov. 7
The Fort Bend Junior Service League and Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital will host the 13th annual Sugar Plum Market with the theme “WILD About Sugar Plum.” The event …