Historically Fort Bend:
Fort Bend Men and the Houston Rodeo
Historically Fort Bend:<br> Fort Bend Men and the Houston Rodeo

 
March in Houston means Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo time. Though the Rodeo is located in Houston it has plenty of Fort Bend ties, and has since its inception. Fort Bend ranchers sent their cattle …

Bush High School Senior Earns Wendy’s Heisman Award Bush High School Senior Earns Wendy’s Heisman Award

INDIA LLOYD RECOGNIZED FOR ATHLETICS, ACADEMICS AND GIVING SPIRIT
By Mara Soloway
Off the basketball court, Bush High School senior India Lloyd has a gracious, engaging manner with fast speech fueled by iced chai lattes. On the …

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

CALVARY EPISCOPAL PREP ART STUDENTS RECEIVE AWARDS
Art teacher Mary Jean DuVal recently inducted several new members into Calvary Episcopal Preparatory’s chapters of the National Art Honor Society and the National Junior Art Honor Society. According …

Discoveries March 2016 Discoveries March 2016

 
PATCHWORK LEATHER TRIPOLINA CHAIR
This chair is based on the prototypes of foldable seats created in the 19th century by J.B. Fenby, who was himself inspired by traditional Berber chairs. The Tripolina is a durable chair …

What is Colorectal Cancer? What is Colorectal Cancer?

 
Colon Cancer And Rectal Cancer Are Often Grouped Together Because They Have Many Features In Common
Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women in the United States. It is …

Free Colorectal Cancer Seminar, March 31 Free Colorectal Cancer Seminar, March 31

Learn More About The Second Leading Cause Of Cancer Deaths
Join Dr. Ali Mahmood and Dr. Nasrullah Manji on Thursday, March 31 at 6 p.m. at Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital’s Conference Center to learn more …

Your Dream Outdoor Living Space Your Dream Outdoor Living Space

Follow The Trends To Transform Your Backyard
By Merry Wise
Trends in swimming pools, spas and the entire outdoor living scene have changed. What used to be considered “just a backyard” has been transforming to an outdoor …

Spice up Dinner With Shrimp Spice up Dinner With Shrimp

Ceviche Marinated Grilled Gulf Shrimp Tacos
Preparing the same old meals week after week can make dinnertime dull. Add some spice to your menu with the fresh flavor of a new protein-nutrient-rich Gulf shrimp. Shrimp is …

Book Reviews March 2016 Book Reviews March 2016

 
LOVE YOUR WEAVE
Part of the reason a whole new generation of weavers now love the craft is due to an affordable, space-efficient tabletop loom known as a rigid-heddle loom. Capable of making practical items as …

Ready to Expand Your Wine Vocabulary? Ready to Expand Your Wine Vocabulary?

Our Expert’s Glossary Will Aid Your Tasting Experience
It may be well to remember the old saying, “Buy on bread, sell on cheese.” With a fairly neutral food, such as bread or a plain cracker, you …

Honda Pilot and Lexus RC350 Honda Pilot and Lexus RC350

 
Honda Pilot | Starting price: $30,000
For people who are vehemently opposed to minivans, the three-row SUV has been the standard fallback for families on the go. And the Honda Pilot seems to be the most popular …

WATERSIDE POOLSCAPES WATERSIDE POOLSCAPES

With over 20 years of pool building experience, the Waterside Poolscapes team will work with you to design the perfect custom pool and spa. They can design and build for you a complete backyard experience …

THE ENCORE GROUP THE ENCORE GROUP

Award winning pools, outdoor kitchens, shade structures, fountains, putting greens, retaining walls, fences and fire features. Their in-house designers incorporate the latest cutting edge techniques, the best materials and most modern, efficient equipment to transform …

Sophisticated Upgrades Transform Suburban Home Sophisticated Upgrades Transform Suburban Home

Remodel provides more comfort, beauty and function
Michael and Karla Beehler built their existing home in 2007 to better accommodate their lives and work after their children graduated from high school.

Seeing The Big Pitcher Seeing The Big Pitcher

Local entrepreneurs create a countertop appliance that oxygenates water
By Mara Soloway
In 2000, while Teri Mathis ran her own environmental remediation company called BioTex Environmental Inc., she put her oxygen testing equipment to good use measuring …

Happenings February 2016 Happenings February 2016

GEORGE MEMORIAL LIBRARY CELEBRATES
CHINESE LUNAR NEW YEAR, FEB. 21
In recognition of the Chinese Lunar New Year, Fort Bend County Libraries will celebrate with a Chinese Lantern Festival on Sunday, Feb. 21, from 2-4 p.m., in …

Cupid Keeps Love Alive Cupid Keeps Love Alive

Romance is in the air! Local sweethearts share inspiring stories… and tips on keeping true love alive! As the poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning wrote, “I love you not only for what you are, but for …

Fort Bend Symphony Orchestra Presents “At a Viennese Ball” on Feb. 21 Fort Bend Symphony Orchestra Presents “At a Viennese Ball” on Feb. 21

Symphony creates an afternoon of culture and romance
In their first performance of 2016, the artists of the Fort Bend Symphony Orchestra (FBSO) bring glorious waltzes, marches and traditional dance selections designed to transport the audience …

Las Residencias Golf & Beach Club Las Residencias Golf & Beach Club

Where you really do get what you want
By Noelle Valentine
If world-class golf, pristine beach-front vistas and easy travel from Houston define your idea of the perfect getaway, then Las Residencias Golf and Beach Club is …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kimberli & Sam MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kimberli & Sam

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by DC Stanley Photography
Kimberli Eve Bowman and Samuel Jack Bishop’s union proves that true love can sneak up on a couple when they least expect it! The Katy couple were …

Spaghetti Dinner and Cook-off Set for Feb. 26 Spaghetti Dinner and Cook-off Set for Feb. 26

Exchange Club of Sugar Land hosts annual family friendly benefit
By Michelle Johnson
Bring the whole family to the Exchange Club of Sugar Land’s 29th Annual Spaghetti Dinner and Cook-Off, scheduled for Friday, Feb. 26 at the …

Scene in the Bend by Cari Middaugh February 2016 Scene in the Bend by Cari Middaugh February 2016

ARC of Fort Bend Best in the West
The “Best in the West” BBQ dinner, dance and auction benefiting The ARC was held recently at the George Ranch Arena. Commissioner James Patterson, Ann Smith and Jo …

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now, February 2016 Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now,  February 2016

 
Valentino- Valentino Garavani L’amour sandal in strass on a suede base and kid leather straps. Heart details and word “L’Amour” embellished with strass. valentino.com

Business in Fort Bend February 2016 Business in Fort Bend February 2016

‹ Semmler to Lead Lehman Junior High – Mike Semmler will be the first principal at Lehman Junior High.
Lehman JH will open in August 2016 located next to Fulshear High School. The junior high school will …