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Happy Birthday America!

Celebrate July 4th events perfect for friends, family and fun around the Bend. Richmond Independence Day Celebration Saturday, July 2nd 9 am –...
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Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital Receives – Get With The Guidelines Target: Str...

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Stroke...
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Action-Packed Summer Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center Crushes Summer with Immersive E...

Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center (FBCDC) – A Very Special Project of Children’s Museum Houston – invites you to be the action hero of...
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Medical Gym: Build Your Core and Floor

When life gets in the way, it becomes harder and harder to keep up with an exercise routine. After the age of 30, we lose about three to five percent...
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Fort Bend Friends and Neighbors Award Scholarships to Graduating High School Seniors

Fort Bend Friends and Neighbors (FBFN) is a social organization bringing ladies of Fort Bend County together for fellowship and fun.  The...
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47th Annual Vintage Glass and Antique Show

Come on out to the 47th Vintage Glass and Antique Show and Sale on August 20th and 21st at the Fort Bend County Fairgrounds, located at 4310 Hwy. 36...
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Fort Bend Junior Service League and Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Announce Partnership for 2...

The Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) is pleased to announce Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital as the Title Sponsor for their signature...
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Oh, Say Can You See

July 4, 1776, the United States of America declared its independence from the most powerful nation in the world, Great Britain.  Most of the known...
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Simple Summer Dessert

Enjoy your summer and the fourth with fresh fruit like strawberries in this Easy Strawberry Shortcake recipe. Find more recipes at...
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Gingerbread: Quality Early Education in Fort Bend County

With summer in full swing, it is not too early to turn our attention to a new school year. This year, the Gingerbread Family of Learning Centers...
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Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Hosts Annual Student Physicals

Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine at Sugar Land is offering annual student physicals from 9 am to noon on Saturday, July 30th for...
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Tax-Free Weekend August 5th to 7th

The Comptroller encourages all taxpayers to support Texas businesses while saving money on tax-free purchases of most clothing, footwear, school...
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Recalling My Past at Ancient Peaks

The drunken cyclist | By Jeffrey M. Kralik, Ph.D. – While I grew up in the heart of suburbia, my mom came from a long line of farmers, and we...
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recent from PUBLISHER'S PREVIEW Happy 246th Birthday America!
Happy 246th Birthday America! July 4th is the Super Bowl of summer holidays, and I for one am ready! Fort Bend has a plethora of fun, family-friendly opportunities to celebrate America’s birthday, and we are bringing them all to you on page 22. With the long holiday weekend, I hope you and your family can enjoy a couple of these...
recent from On the Porch with Patti Road Trip Ready
Road Trip Ready By Patti Parish-Kaminski, Publisher Getting ready for the July 4th weekend meant one thing this year: road trip! I had a mission with one singular objective: to get somewhere where I didn’t feel like I was going to explode like fireworks in the sky. Seems my temperature control regulation system is a bit...
recent from FORT BEND STRONG Oh, Say Can You See
Oh, Say Can You See July 4, 1776, the United States of America declared its independence from the most powerful nation in the world, Great Britain.  Most of the known world thought our Founding Fathers were out of their minds.  How could the people ever be trusted to govern themselves?  Mr. Washington, Mr. Adams, Mr....
recent from NEWSWORTHY Dulles High School Student Chosen as State Student Hero Award Recipient
Dulles High School Student Chosen as State Student Hero Award Recipient Anvi Garyali, an incoming senior at Dulles High School, has been named a recipient of the 2022 Student Hero Award for State Board of Education (SBOE) District 4. She is among only 15 students selected from across the state for this prestigious honor. Garyali served as a member of the Fort Bend Community...
recent from FEATURES Happy Birthday America!
Happy Birthday America! Celebrate July 4th events perfect for friends, family and fun around the Bend. Richmond Independence Day Celebration Saturday, July 2nd 9 am – 5 pm George Ranch Historical Park Celebrate our great Nation at the George Ranch. Come and let Freedom Ring together! Step back in time and experience the...
recent from OUT & ABOUT FT. BEND Summer 2022 – Out & About in the Heart of the Bend
Summer 2022 – Out & About in the Heart of the Bend Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital joined nearly 15.5 million American cancer survivors who celebrated the 35th Annual National Cancer Survivors Day® in June. Also recognized were the many family members, caregivers and health care providers whose support of cancer survivors help make the celebration...