Houston Ground Angels Provide Free Transportation Houston Ground Angels Provide Free Transportation

Volunteers Help Out-Of-Town Patients Get To Houston Medical Facilities
By Virginia Black
Anyone whose life has been touched by cancer or any life-threatening illness usually appreciates having a helping hand with expenses and lowering stress levels. Volunteers …

“An Evening with Ashley Judd” “An Evening with Ashley Judd”

Benefit Event For Fort Bend Women’s Center To Be Held Oct. 1
Acclaimed actress, activist and humanitarian Ashley Judd will be in Houston this fall for a very special event. “An Evening with Ashley Judd” will …

Fort Bend County Fair Scholarship Winners Fort Bend County Fair Scholarship Winners

A Total Of $160,390 Awarded To 42 Students
Agricultural science, civil engineering, and biomedical sciences are a few of the majors being pursued by the 2015 Fort Bend County Fair Association’s scholarship recipients. The scholarship reception …

Fine Art Show Award Winners Announced Fine Art Show Award Winners Announced

Art League Of Fort Bend Holds Successful Spring Show
The Art League of Fort Bend’s Spring Fine Art Show, held May 16-17 in conjunction with the Rosenberg Chocolate Walk, drew a steady crowd of art enthusiasts …

Charity Golf Tournament on Sept. 11 Charity Golf Tournament on Sept. 11

Missouri City Police Officers Association Hosts Tournament To Benefit First Responders And Community Groups
The Missouri City Police Officers Association Police Invitational Golf Scramble will be held on Friday, Sept. 11 at the Quail Valley Golf …

Does Driving Drive You Crazy? Does Driving Drive You Crazy?

Updates On White Lines, Flashing Yellow Arrows And Other Topics Of Life On Local Roads
Have you had a driver license for several decades? Or are you a newbie to the responsibilities of piloting a several-ton …

A Spanish Modern Mansion A Spanish Modern Mansion

Building a custom home and moving in is never stress-free, especially when accommodating a family with four children ranging from 4 to 12 years of age. Clarence and Jana Hinton, who have lived in four …

Happenings August 2015 Happenings August 2015

CHILD ADVOCATES OF FORT BEND OFFERS VOLUNTEER TRAINING CLASS, AUG. 10-14
From Aug. 10-14 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., Child Advocates of Fort Bend is offering a week-long training class to train volunteers to advocate …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Devin & Shaylor
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br> Devin & Shaylor

Devin Beach remembers praying every day in high school for her future husband. She didn’t know it at the time, but he was sitting in the youth group just a few chairs away! Shaylor Tillman …

Scene in the Bend by Cari Middaugh August 2015 Scene in the Bend by Cari Middaugh August 2015

Dear Readers,
Hope you are having a wonderful summer! As you enjoy your travels, remember to share some of your vacation photos with me. Please be sure to send photos original size (do not reduce for email) and include the names of all people.

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now August 2015 Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now August 2015

Latest fashion trends!
Pedro Garcia – Venus ‘perfed’ toe ring sandal in mist castoro.

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Business in Fort Bend Aug 2015 Business in Fort Bend Aug 2015

 JOHNSON DEVELOPMENT HIRES ADDITIONAL MARKETING DIRECTOR
The Johnson Development Corp., a Houston-based, award-winning residential and commercial land development company, has added Tori Torres to its marketing team. Torres is responsible for marketing efforts in the master-planned …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Buying Tips for Travelers
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori<br> Buying Tips for Travelers

Knowing the value of art and antique items takes a certain expertise. For people traveling abroad, it takes an additional level of understanding to know what is a good buy and how to spot a bargain.

Dental Composite Fillings Dental Composite Fillings

Tooth-Colored Fillings Can Dramatically Enhance
The Appearance Of Your Teeth
By Judy Latta
Even if you brush with fluoride at least twice a day, floss regularly, and avoid sweets, you can still develop oral health problems that necessitate …

Psoriasis Awareness Psoriasis Awareness

Learn More About This Common Autoimmune Disease
Psoriasis (sore-EYE-ah-sis) is a chronic (long-lasting) disease. It develops when a person’s immune system sends faulty signals that tell skin cells to grow too quickly. New skin cells form …

Around The Bend August 2015 Around The Bend August 2015

NEW FIRE STATION #5 OPENS IN SIENNA PLANTATION – On July 1, Missouri City Fire Station 5, located on Waters Lake Boulevard, officially opened its doors and began serving the southern portion of Sienna Plantation. Officers …

Fort Bend Students Among Winners in “Don’t mess with Texas®” Art Contest Fort Bend Students Among Winners in   “Don’t mess with Texas®” Art Contest

Two Grade-Schoolers Among The 13 Winning Entries Statewide That Will Appear In 2016 Texas Calendar

Self-Taught Filmmaker Wins Statewide Award at Age 16 Self-Taught Filmmaker Wins Statewide Award at Age 16

Nikolas Trusko’s Drive Sets The Stage For Continued Accomplishments

Historically Fort Bend:
Surviving the Storm
Historically Fort Bend:<br>Surviving the Storm

By Chris Godbold
We are now in the midst of hurricane season. Today we benefit from sophisticated radar and warning systems, but in the early 20th century there were no such early warnings. This was especially …

Heritage Rose Students Cook Up Healthy Fun Heritage Rose Students Cook Up Healthy Fun

Kids also help grow much of the food they prepare
Most second-graders have no idea what kale is. But at Heritage Rose Elementary School, the youngsters not only know about the leafy green that is a …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students August 2015
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, <br>Sports, and Students August 2015</br>

FORT BEND ISD STUDENT RECOGNIZED FOR WINNING ARTWORK
Society for the Performing Arts (SPA), Houston’s leading performing arts presenter, recently recognized 25 participants from its 17th Annual Student Art Contest, sponsored by Wells Fargo, at an …

Discoveries Aug 2015 Discoveries Aug 2015

MOSAIC TABLETOP
The expressive and masterful Mosaic Tabletops from KNF-Neille Olson Mosaics boast iridescent waves of color, deep sophisticated hues, fresh designs and durability measured in decades. These qualities separate Neille Olson’s celebrated mosaic tabletops from …

Spa Space at Home Spa Space at Home

The Ultimate Upgrades For The Master Bath
By Elizabeth Anthony
Your home’s bathroom is likely a sanctuary in your home — far more than just a toilet, sink, shower and/or tub. You may soak away your worries …