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Hometown Heroes: Bob and Marilyn Ewing

By Joan Frances – Fort Bend County is privileged to have residents who take time out of their busy lives to invest in helping to make the world...
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Auditions Ongoing for the Fort Bend Boys Choir’s 35th Anniversary Season

There has never been a better time for boys to sing! The Fort Bend Boys Choir is kicking off its 35th anniversary season this month, and many...
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Loggins Jewelers Presents First Annual Angels for Alzheimer’s College Scholarship Awards

By Susan Pappas Sanders – Evan knew the more impatient he became, the more illusive the memory. Panicked and embarrassed, he looked around the...
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Beautiful Bali and Its Remarkable Mix of Cultures

By Zeenat Kassam Mitha – When one thinks of the island of Bali, images of the beautiful Indian Ocean, weddings and Balinese dancing come to...
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Sugar Plum Market Recognizes Top Sponsors to Date

The Sugar Plum Market is a great way to kick off the holiday season in Fort Bend County, but more importantly, it is a wonderful opportunity to give...
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AccessHealth’s Heart of Fort Bend Secures Presenting Sponsor

AccessHealth’s annual fundraising event, Heart of Fort Bend, is pleased to announce that OakBend Medical Center will serve as the presenting...
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The Fort Bend Symphony Orchestra Announces Auditions for the First Symphonic Choir in Fort...

In honor of its upcoming 25th season, the Fort Bend Symphony Orchestra (FBSO) announces the creation of the first symphonic choir in Fort Bend...
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Brazos River Flood Recovery: Neighbors Helping Neighbors

COVER STORY | By M.G. Angulo – The historic cresting of the Brazos River in June brought a fear-imbued awe to residents throughout Fort Bend...
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Art Exhibit by Fort Bend Christian Academy Students Debuts at Fort Bend Children’s Discove...

An impressive collection of art by the students of Fort Bend Christian Academy is now on display through August 28th at the all-new Fort Bend...
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recent from NEWSWORTHY Auditions Ongoing for the Fort Bend Boys Choir’s 35th Anniversary Season
Auditions Ongoing for the Fort Bend Boys Choir’s 35th Anniversary Season There has never been a better time for boys to sing! The Fort Bend Boys Choir is kicking off its 35th anniversary season this month, and many opportunities still exist for young boys ages eight and older with an unchanged voice to audition for this non-profit boychoir organization. The Fort Bend Boys Choir...
recent from HEART OF THE BEND August 2016 – Out & About in the Heart of the Bend
August 2016 – Out & About in the Heart of the Bend Clements High School graduate Angela Lin was named most “real-world ready” out of more than 150,000 high school students competing in the H&R Block Budget Challenge. Lin earned a $20,000 scholarship through the program, as well as the competition’s $100,000 grand prize. Lin plans to...
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 August 2016 – Exclamation Points!
August 2016 – Exclamation Points! Heading Back – It’s August and that means we can all breathe a collective sigh of relief as we get ready to head back – back to school, back to a routine, back to a somewhat more normal schedule. Of course, now that I have a child in college, heading back to school has taken on an entirely new...
recent from FEATURES Loggins Jewelers Presents First Annual Angels for Alzheimer’s College Scholarship Awards
Loggins Jewelers Presents First Annual Angels for Alzheimer’s College Scholarship Awards By Susan Pappas Sanders – Evan knew the more impatient he became, the more illusive the memory. Panicked and embarrassed, he looked around the gas station for some clue how to proceed. His brain refused to solve the scattered puzzle of his fading memory. A gifted engineer who could no longer work a gas...
recent from HIGH SCHOOL HOT SHOT Meet Breanna M. Presley
Meet Breanna M. Presley By Joan Frances – Stafford High School in Stafford Municipal School District “provides a diverse and innovative education to prepare responsible, life-long learners.” Students graduate with so much more than an education. They develop skills in sports and extracurricular activities. One senior who...