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Thank You Fort Bend for a Fabulous 10 Years!

In November 2004, history was made in Fort Bend County as a new community-oriented publication was launched. Fort Bend Focus Magazine began covering...
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Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine: Sugar Land’s Home Team for Winning ...

By M.G. Angulo | Photos by Nesossi Studios - Even the best quarterback can’t win the big game without his teammates. The same is true of the...
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Are You Having a Charlie Brown Holiday Season?

By Kerstin Brown - As the old holiday favorite goes, ‘tis the season to be jolly, but that’s not the case for everyone. When Charles Schultz’s...
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The Dragon Boat Regatta Captures the Spirit of Fort Bend

By Zeenat Kassam Mitha - One of the largest multicultural and team-building activities in Fort Bend County is the Annual Gulf Coast International...
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Dianne Wilson Tribute Honoring 32 Years as Fort Bend County Clerk

Dianne Wilson Tribute Honoring 32 Years as Fort Bend County Clerk October 7, 2014 • The Lodge at Safari Texas...
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The History of Fort Bend County: Part 1

THE MAKING OF FORT BEND | By Jonathan Fausset - Back when the Karakawa Indians roamed these plains, there was nothing more than the Indians...
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2015 Cadillac Escalade

By Steve Kursar - The 2015 Cadillac Escalade is the undisputed top-of-the-line stretch SUV in the market. There are other SUVs that are as long and...
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Dinner Party Do’s and Don’ts

Hosting a dinner party is no small task. First-time hosts tasked with hosting a dinner party for family and friends may not realize just how big a...
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recent from NEWSWORTHY Journey to Bethlehem
Journey to  Bethlehem Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital would like to cordially invite the Fort Bend and surrounding communities to join them as they usher in the Christmas Advent Season. Through a series of worship events, they will tell the story of the coming of the Christ child. Please join Houston Methodist Sugar Land...
recent from FOCUS ON HEALTH Socialized Health Care: Are You Ready?
For the past several years, you have probably followed the news and health media on prescription medication recalls and warnings and been somewhat alarmed and confused. Below are some examples of recent events: 1. A study published in Lancet found that oral contraceptive use doubles a woman’s risk of...
recent from FOCUS CARES Stephanie Martin: Serving as the Voice of Children
Stephanie Martin: Serving as the Voice of Children To Stephanie Martin, her reason for volunteering with Parks Youth Ranch, an organization which provides shelter, counseling and services to homeless and at-risk youth in Fort Bend County, has always been clear: to be the voice of children who can’t speak for themselves. “I’ve always had a passion for...
recent from PUBLISHER'S PREVIEW Exclamation Points! – October 2014
Exclamation Points! – October 2014 All That Sparkles Is Truly Pink The Fort Bend Focus masthead has turned pink this month as we dedicate this important issue to Breast Cancer Awareness. We want to do our part by shining the spotlight on this disease that affects so many of our friends, neighbors and families. In our cover story, you will...
recent from FOCUS ON FINANCE Investment Losses: A Silver Lining?
Investment Losses: A Silver Lining? Presented by the Hardee Investment Group and RBC Wealth Management Understanding the tax basis of investments and the tax rules regarding capital losses can help you reduce your income and taxes. You can do this by generating losses to offset income or gains and by generating income or gains to utilize...
recent from HIGH SCHOOL HOT SHOT Meet Benjamin Blumrick
Meet Benjamin Blumrick By Joan Frances - Fort Bend ISD has 11 top rated high schools. With so much to offer students in every aspect of education, sports and fine arts, it is no wonder their graduating classes are so ready for advancement. Austin High School is home to senior Benjamin Blumrick, whose high school life is...