Winning Wines Winning Wines

All varieties and a great range of prices
SPARKLING:
Bisol “Crede” Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore Spumante Brut — Made from Pinot Bianco and two relatively unknown grapes, Glera and Verdiso, this is one of my favorite Proseccos. Brilliant …

GMC Canyon and Land Rover Discovery Sport GMC Canyon and Land Rover Discovery Sport

By Kelly Foss
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GMC Canyon | STARTING PRICE: $21,000
Buying a small pickup truck these days is a lot like walking into your favorite movie theater and ordering a small soda. “Small” doesn’t exist and you’re going …

SERVICE EXPRESS SERVICE EXPRESS

The company specializes in Indoor Air Quality, air duct sanitization and cleaning, using the latest and most powerful industrial strength technology available. They use HEPA negative filters and gas vacuums to clean your vents, returns, …

TOWN AND COUNTRY LEATHER TOWN AND COUNTRY LEATHER

Town & Country Leather has the finest selection of leather furniture, occasional tables, area rugs and accessories. Choose from in-stock styles for immediate delivery or custom order the configuration and color to suit your home. …

NO FUSS LIGHTS NO FUSS LIGHTS

Wish you could hire a lighting specialist for all your holiday, event and landscape lighting? You can! No Fuss Lights is your outdoor lighting specialist based in Houston. They offer custom outdoor lighting design, installation, …

GREEN LINKS GREEN LINKS

Synthetic turf surfaces create wonderful entertainment and lifestyle improvement spaces. From improving your golf game to more family outdoor fun, let Green Links show you how to turn outdoor space into more usable and pleasing …

Texas Hill Country with a French Twist Texas Hill Country with a French Twist

Award-winning home showcases the outdoors with a fusion of style

Parks Youth Ranch Announces “Cowboy Up 2015” Parks Youth Ranch Announces “Cowboy Up 2015”

Fundraiser set for Oct. 3 at George Ranch Historical Park Arena
The Parks Youth Ranch (PYR) Board of Directors is once again saddling up for success. Cowboy Up, PYR’s annual fundraiser, will be held on Saturday, …

Happenings September 2015 Happenings September 2015

FORT BEND CARES HOSTS VOLUNTEER INFORMATIONAL SOCIALS, AUG. 27 AND SEPT. 3
Ever want to get involved with a nonprofit as a volunteer but not sure which one is right for you? Or are you already …

Ten of Fort Bend’s Most Loved Trails Ten of Fort Bend’s Most Loved Trails

Enjoy the scenery as you jog, walk and run
By Anna Saikin
One of the best-kept secrets in Fort Bend County is its network of jogging trails. Whether you prefer paved sidewalks or crushed granite, natural or …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Fionna & Dakota
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br> Fionna & Dakota

Text by Melanie Saxton  Photos by Ryan Bumgarner Photography
They both grew up in Houston, went to the same Presbyterian church camps and swam competitively for club swim teams that regularly raced each other. It seems …

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

Survivorship Night At Sugar Land Town Square
In recognition of National Cancer Survivor Month, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center hosted its first Survivorship Night event in Sugar Land Town Square, with lights, music and …

Get the Most out of your Senior Year in High School Get the Most out of your Senior Year in High School

Grades are important
Don’t slack off, even in the second semester. Many universities look at second-semester grades and will rescind a scholarship if your GPA sinks dramatically. Your grades this year could be the difference between a …

Imperial Market to Take Shape at Former Imperial Sugar Refinery Site Imperial Market to Take Shape at Former Imperial Sugar Refinery Site

Plans include shopping, dining, office space, museum and hotel
The historic structures of the former Imperial Sugar refinery will soon be restored and brought back to life as the signature features of Imperial Market, an upscale …

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

Latest fashion trends! Paula Cademartori- Dun Dun mini appliqued leather and suede shoulder bag. net-a-porter.com

Business in Fort Bend September 2015 Business in Fort Bend September 2015

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Fort Bend Christian Academy Announces New Administrators
Fort Bend Christian Academy (FBCA) has announced the selection of Craig Bouvier as the high school principal. Bouvier has extensive experience as a head of school, middle and high …

New Model Home Park in Sienna Plantation New Model Home Park in Sienna Plantation

Builders in Village of Sawmill Lake open 12 exciting models
Photos by Colleen Lastrapes
Sienna Plantation’s newest model home park in the Village of Sawmill Lake is filled with memorable design trends that both inspire and …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Toys that Inspire Art and Fashion
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori<br> Toys that Inspire Art and Fashion

In 2014, soap bubbles, little green army men and the Rubik’s cube were inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame at the Strong Museum located in Rochester, New York. The Strong Museum has one of the largest collection of toys, board games, dolls, and video and electronic games in the world.

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher September 2015 the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher September 2015

MY FAVORITES:

– Rescued Baby Hummingbird
– Coconut Lime Rice
– Pecan Pie Cookies

Learning About Leukemia Learning About Leukemia

The cancer of the blood and bone marrow

Around The Bend September 2015 Around The Bend September 2015

HOPE ON THE BRAZOS SERVES NEEDY FAMILIES – Lamar CISD’s Common Threads, the Texas Children’s Health Plan and Children’s Dentistry of Texas combined forces July 25 to provide school supplies and clothing for the areas needy …

Historically Fort Bend:
Renaissance Revival Furniture Popular in Victorian Era
Historically Fort Bend:<br>Renaissance Revival Furniture Popular in Victorian Era

By Chris Godbold
Victorians enjoyed several styles of furniture, the popularity of one overlapping with the growing popularity of another. One of those was the Renaissance Revival style which brought back motifs and forms used during …

Pilot Steers Students to Fly High with Math and Science Pilot Steers Students to Fly High with Math and Science

Forty Lamar CISD students – 20 from George Junior High and 20 from Lamar Junior High – will have to opportunity to write the best “What I Did on Summer Vacation” story ever.

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

GIRL SCOUTS DEVOTE SUMMER TO SPREADING ANTI-BULLYING MESSAGE AT CAMP – While most students are enjoying the relaxing days of summer, two Fort Bend ISD eighth-grade students are spreading an anti-bullying message to students attending …

discoveries-Sept 2015 discoveries-Sept 2015

DORIS LESLIE BLAU
“Blucie” contemporary Tibetan rug is hand knotted in wool and silk. Doris Leslie Blau’s diverse selection of antique carpets and exclusive custom designed rugs bridges the gap beween art, design and architecture.
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