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

CLEMENTS STUDENT ATTENDS LEADERSHIP SUMMIT AT U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE – Kritaarth Mahankali, a senior at Clements High School, was one of two students to represent the city of Houston as a student leader at …

Shelby Kisiel to Rhythmic National Team Shelby Kisiel to Rhythmic National Team

Teen lives and trains in city where snow is high, temps are low, and future is sunny
To really appreciate the fact that 16-year-old rhythmic gymnast Shelby Kisiel was named to the 2010 USA national team …

Around the Bend November 2010 Around the Bend November 2010

FBBA SUPPORTS AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY. Fort Bend Baptist Academy started a new tradition at its opening scrimmage this year: Relay for Life – Battle at the Bend. As the Eagles squared off against Cypress Christian …

Fort Bend County Scope November 2010 Fort Bend County Scope November 2010

Minor League Baseball Is Coming To Sugar Land
Formal Agreements Inked with ODP, Johnson Development for Baseball Stadium
Sugar Land City Council approved on Oct. 5 formal agreements with Opening Day Partners (ODP) and Johnson Development for …

Business in Fort Bend November 2010 Business in Fort Bend  November 2010

Alan Bauer, a 25-year veteran of Houston’s real estate development industry, has been named senior vice president and division manager for the Houston division of Newland Communities, which is developing Sugar Land’s Telfair community along …

Home Sweet Home Home Sweet Home

An important sign of prosperity in 19th and early 20th century Fort Bend County was the construction of a home. Houses sprang up throughout the county in towns, on farms and on ranches as residents …

Cypress Homeowners Deck the Halls with Treasure-Filled Elegance Cypress Homeowners Deck the Halls with Treasure-Filled Elegance

Founder Of Round Top Collection Celebrates Christmas In Style
Christmas comes early each year to the Krause house in Cypress — the middle of October to be exact. That’s when Jeff and Debbie Krause and their …

A Showy, Snowy Holiday Pie A Showy, Snowy Holiday Pie

When entertaining, especially during the holidays, finish the party off with a beautiful dessert. And if it’s as easy as it is pretty, it just makes the holiday even merrier.
This Peppermint Snow Pie is just …

Methodist SL Hospital to Provide Free Flu Shots to Benefit Santa’s Exchange Methodist SL Hospital to Provide Free Flu Shots to Benefit Santa’s Exchange

Sugar Land Exchange, Sugar Land Rotary partner for Nov. 13 event
Methodist Sugar Land Hospital, in collaboration with Fort Bend and Sugar Land Exchange Club and the Sugar Land Rotary, will provide free flu shots on …

Fort Bend Junior Service League Plans a Holly Jolly Christmas Fort Bend Junior Service League Plans a Holly Jolly Christmas

Sugar Plum Market celebrates 10th anniversary
You don’t want to miss all the new and exciting things planned for the 2010 Sugar Plum Market presented by the Fort Bend Junior Service League and Methodist Sugar Land …

Gear Up for Bike the Bend for Literacy on Nov. 21 Gear Up for Bike the Bend for Literacy on Nov. 21

Help adults learn to read or earn their GED
What’s a fun and easy way to get your family moving that almost anyone can do? Ride a bike! Cycling can tone your upper and lower body, …

Sugar Land Cultural Arts Foundation “Taking the Stage!” Sugar Land Cultural Arts Foundation “Taking the Stage!”

Gala offers live and silent auctions
A live and silent auction will be one of the highlights of the Sugar Land Cultural Arts Foundation’s 2011 Founder’s Ball gala, set for Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011, at Safari …

International Festival to Showcase Countries From Around the World International Festival to Showcase Countries From Around the World

Event celebrates diversity of cultures in Fort Bend ISD
The 5th annual festival presented by the Fort Bend Education Foundation is scheduled to take place Saturday, Nov. 6, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in Sugar Land Town …

Giftable Holiday Goodies Giftable Holiday Goodies

Homemade cookies and candy make delectable gifts
Nothing spreads holiday cheer quite like sharing some homemade goodies with friends and neighbors.
Creamy, chocolaty fudge is always a hit and it’s so easy to make. Cookies are great …

Inspiring Movement Inspiring Movement

In the not so distant past, Carol Meyer lived in pain. Once a professional ballerina, Carol missed the landing on a routine ballet jump and aggravated her spine. She elected for surgery to relieve the …

Bullying … Bullying …

It’s more than sticks and stones
National speaker, author and popular psychotherapist Mary Jo Rapini, LPC, will present Bully­ing…it’s More than Sticks and Stones during the 3rd annual Care 2 Chat About Teen Health on Saturday, …

Honorary Chairmen Announced for American Red Cross Super Ball X Honorary Chairmen Announced for American Red Cross Super Ball X

Ron and Juliana Ewer recognized for long-standing support
The American Red Cross Super Ball X committee has kicked off the new season with an exciting addition to their team roster. Ron and Juliana Ewer will serve …

Fall Faves Nov 2010 Fall Faves Nov 2010

Gisele Dress in the Brewster Blue Tickle My Tassel. Silk twill has never looked so good in printed Lilly. Punch Pink and Brewster Blue, the color palette is up to you.  www.lillypulitzer.com

Discoveries Nov 2010 Discoveries Nov 2010

Parisian Macarons from Little Oven Macarons
Little Oven Macarons, created by Anna-Marie Farrier, a student of French pastry, are gorgeous, delicious and perfect for any occasion. These luscious macarons make the perfect gift or …

Making Friends with Food Making Friends with Food

A nutritionist can help you cook for better health
Many advances in modern medicine have occurred over the past hundred years or so, but some of the greatest advances in the recent past have been in …

Bring Life Back into the Kitchen Bring Life Back into the Kitchen

Quartz And Solid Surfaces Lead The Pack With Style And Durability
When homeowners remodel they often look to upgrade the kitchen first. Since the kitchen is usually the gathering place within a home and used …

New Generation of Appliances Offer Convenience, Conservation and Cleanliness New Generation of Appliances Offer Convenience, Conservation and Cleanliness

Shop around before you buy
Creating a healthy home environment is one of the hottest topics today. Another is reducing the carbon footprint, and a third is cocooning. The healthy home can be defined as a …

Book Reviews Nov 2010 Book Reviews Nov 2010

The Carb Lovers Diet

The Carb Lovers Diet: Eat What You Love, Get Slim for Life features the step-by-step 7-day Carb Lovers Kickstart Plan, which was developed by registered dieticians on the Health staff and …

Big Sky Montana – Wonderful Wilderness! Big Sky Montana – Wonderful Wilderness!

THE CLUB AT SPANISH PEAKS OFFERS BIG FUN IN BIG SKY
Big Sky, Montana: Pure and simple. Natural and unspoiled. The quintessential American wilderness. Roughly four million acres of National Forest, designated wilderness and national parks …