Buick Regal & Mercedes S400 Hybrid Buick Regal & Mercedes S400 Hybrid

Buick Regal
Class: Midsize Sedan
Drivetrain: Front-Wheel Drive
Starting price: about $27,000
Buick gets sporty.
If you go back far enough in Buick history, you’ll actually find some sporty models in the lineup. In recent history, however, “Buick” and “sporty” …

∞ Stanley H. Stein, M.D., P.A., Fort Bend Gastroenterology

What is Reflux or GERD (GastroEsophageal Reflux Disease)?
STANLEY H. STEIN, M.D., P.A.,
FORT BEND GASTROENTEROLOGY
GERD or reflux refers to acid and stomach contents coming back up from the stomach or refluxing into the esophagus.
While most everyone …

RE/MAX SOUTHWEST

Sugar Land offers a sweet lifestyle where the quality of life continues to make this one of the nation’s best places to live, work and raise a family.
Sugar Land residential real estate market has 925 …

A Resort Feel A Resort Feel

These homeowners need look no further than home
for relaxation and views
This couple needn’t trek hundreds of miles to an exotic location to tap that vacation spirit. It starts at their front door.
“That was a big thing …

Happenings Aug 2010 Happenings Aug 2010

COASTAL PRAIRIE QUILT SHOW
BEGINNING SEPT 10
The Coastal Prairie Quilt Guild will have its quilt show, “Binding Borders Around the World,” on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 10-11, at the Stafford Centre, Stafford.
The show will feature hundreds …

Christen Johnson’s ‘Scene in the Bend’ August 2010 Christen Johnson’s ‘Scene in the Bend’ August 2010

Socials, parties, luncheons, and more in Fort Bend and Sugar Land Texas!
This month …
COUTURE FOR THE CAUSE” SPONSOR PARRRTY
IMPACT A HERO WEEKEND
MISSOURI CITY MAYOR SPEAKS AT FORT BEND CHAMBER LUNCHEON
SCENE IN THE BEND – August 2010

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : August 2010 Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : August 2010

TEENS LEARN FROM ULTIMATE DRIVING EXPERIENCE – Teens had the opportunity to experience the “Ultimate Driving Experience” at  Gulf Greyhound Park in La Marque.  It was held in a controlled environment under the close supervision …

Travis Crissman – Aspiring Chef Travis Crissman – Aspiring Chef

What’s on the Menu?
Home grown fruits, veggies and a serving of optimism
Travis Crissman cooks, bakes and grows his own fruits and vegetables. He does the shopping for the ingredients and pays attention to prices. Even …

Around the Bend August 2010 Around the Bend August 2010

TRI-CITY WOMEN’S CLUB INSTALLS NEW OFFICERS. Incoming officers and board members of Tri-City Women’s Club were installed at the May luncheon. Leading the organization for 2010-11 are: Mary Abbott, Sue Adam, Elaine Aleman, Patsy Armbruster, …

Fort Bend County Scope August 2010 Fort Bend County Scope August 2010

First Colony Community Association 10-Year
Amenities Master Plan Fact Sheet
Last year, First Colony Community Association completed a 10-year update to its Amenities Master Plan. The master planning process was overseen by a local consulting firm and included …

Business in Fort Bend August 2010 Business in Fort Bend August 2010

Chris Seal has been named director of security for First Colony Mall. Seal has more than 16 years of experience in law enforcement positions and extensive training in the field.
Seal has experience both in the …

Methodist SL Hospital and FBJSL Host Swing for the Cure Methodist SL Hospital and FBJSL Host Swing for the Cure

Charity golf tournament to benefit local breast cancer patients
Methodist Sugar Land Hospital and the Fort Bend Junior Service League are teaming up to host a new charity golf tournament benefiting the American Cancer Society.
Swing for …

Cotton Farming in Fort Bend County Cotton Farming in Fort Bend County

Farming was one of the earliest industries in Fort Bend County. Settlers immigrating to the county in the 1800s immediately began building their farms, planting corn, sugar cane and cotton. Later, around 1900, rice farming …

“Holly Jolly Christmas” Fashion Shows at 2010 Sugar Plum Market “Holly Jolly Christmas” Fashion Shows at 2010 Sugar Plum Market

Preview Night is new to market this year
What more could you ask for than a day of shopping, food, a fabulous fashion show and sharing it all with your girlfriends? The 2010 FBJSL Sugar Plum …

Sienna Plantation is Location for TV Show Sienna Plantation is Location for TV Show

Indian sitcom features several custom, model homes
Sienna Plantation has gone Bolly­wood! An Indian sitcom called Teri Meri Dosti (Your & My Friendship) was filmed in Sienna Plantation in June and will soon be broadcast internationally. …

Keep Sugar Land Beautiful Receives Community Improvement Grant Keep Sugar Land Beautiful Receives Community Improvement Grant

Funds to be used for environmental education
resources in schools
Keep Sugar Land Beautiful has been named a recipient of a $10,000 community improvement grant from The UPS Foundation. Nationwide, 16 Keep America Beautiful affiliates received the …

Survival Guide for College Freshman Survival Guide for College Freshman

By Annie Hale
Going from a senior in high school to a freshman at a college or university can be a difficult transition for many students. Here are some tips to help make that adjustment a …

FBJSL Charity Ball Welcomes Presenting Sponsor Sterling McCall Lexus FBJSL Charity Ball Welcomes Presenting Sponsor Sterling McCall Lexus

Grant awarded to Fort Bend Family Promise, applications solicited for event beneficiary
Fort Bend Junior Service League has announced that Sterling McCall Lexus will once again be the presenting sponsor of the League’s 2011 Charity Ball. …

Hurricane Preparation List Hurricane Preparation List

Follow these tips to ensure readiness
Hurricane season is in full swing, and now is the time to ensure that families are prepared for what experts are predicting will be a heavy storm season. Here are …

Disorganized? What to Do? Disorganized?  What to Do?

Simple, sensible solutions for staying organized
The average person wastes about 55 minutes every day looking for things they own but cannot find. We spend weekends sorting through paper piles, rushed mornings trying to find kids’ …

Fresh Ways to Enjoy Fresh Veggies Fresh Ways to Enjoy Fresh Veggies

Fresh Ways to Enjoy Fresh Veggies
Vegetables are an ideal canvas for a vast palette of sunny and internationally-inspired flavors, including fresh citrus juice, spices such as garlic and ginger, fresh herbs and pantry staples, like …

Sports and Fitness Injuries Sports and Fitness Injuries

Many are preventable, and most respond well to treatment
While exercise is wonderful for health, people who exercise do run the risk of injury.
Although exercise rarely triggers serious heart problems, they must be the first concern …