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Missouri City debuts Signal Box Art Project »

In keeping with the standards that have earned the Show Me City a Scenic City designation, Missouri City staff has launched a new signal box art project to promote City…

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YMCA summer sites come together for Campapalooza 2014 »

On July 24, the nine YMCA youth outreach summer camp sites across Fort Bend County converged on Bates Allen Park (YMCA Camp Cloud) in Kendleton, TX for their annual “Campapalooza”…

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Job search survival tips offered at library  »

Have you been searching for a job and not having any luck? Maybe it’s time for a change in your game plan. George Memorial Library will present a free, two-part…

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News

George Memorial Library has room to grow as new admin building opens »

By Betsy Dolan  In some ways the George Memorial Library is like an empty nester–in reverse. Now that administration, which…

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No change here in fees for 2015 motor vehicle registrations »

By Elsa Maxey  Recent Commissioners Count action indicates there will be no change to the optional county fees collected in…

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Joint budget meeting discuss high turnover rate at SMSD »

By Karen Daniels  At the recent Stafford City Council and SMSD Board of Trustees’ joint budget meeting held on July…

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Fort Bend ISD board to consider calling $494.5M bond next month »

By Betsy Dolan  Fort Bend ISD’s original plan for a $351.2 million dollar bond proposal that would have paid for…

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Fort Bend ISD board asked to call bond election July 21 »

On July 21, the Fort Bend ISD board was asked to call a $494.5 million bond election for November 2014. …

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County’s pedestrian plaza mid-way towards completion »

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By Elsa Maxey  If you’ve had occasion to go to the county courthouse in Richmond, the construction activity between two…

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Crime

A touch of Tyson »

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By LeaAnn Klentzman When the cops arrive… quit yelling like a Neanderthal and no biting! A family disturbance got so loud that neighbors, tired of having to listen to the yelling, called police. When officers arrived on the scene they found a woman and her…

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Sugar Land Police searching for suspects in Domino’s robbery »

Shown is one of the suspects.

By LeaAnn Klentzman  Sugar Land police are looking for two men who robbed an employee at Domino’s Pizza, 11920 Dairy Ashford Road, on July 21. The 25-year-old employee said he walked outside at about 2:30 a.m. to place an item in his vehicle as he…

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Surveillance cameras provide tips »

By LeaAnne Klentzman  More and more homeowners are posting surveillance cameras and capturing crooks in action that strike their homes and neighborhoods. On a Wednesday evening earlier this month, a homeowner was able to provide law enforcement with an action video of a burglar crawling…

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Crook Rodeo rolls into Sugar Land »

By LeaAnne Klentzman  Last week, Houston armed robbers rolled into Sugar Land with HPD in tow; after a brief scramble they were loaded up and hauled off. Midday Tuesday, July 22, Houston Police were on the trail of three men who had reportedly just robbed…

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University Blvd. Subway sandwich shop robbed »

By LeaAnne Klentzman  Saturday evening, shortly before 8 p.m., Sugar Land Police responded to a robbery at the Subway Sandwich Shop located at 13245 University Boulevard in west Sugar Land. According to police spokesman Doug Adolph, an employee was working alone. She told officers that…

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Afterburner

The Afterburner 07/30/14 »

By LeaAnne Klentzman   Waiting game – A group of Fort Bend County Road and Bridge employees are waiting on TB tests results.  Concerned citizens have…

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Sugar Land

University Branch Library to present MS Word series

University Branch Library will present a series of classes in August on using Microsoft Word 2010. The classes are free, and participants may attend individual sessions or the whole series. The University Branch Library is located…

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Missouri City

Missouri City debuts Signal Box Art Project

In keeping with the standards that have earned the Show Me City a Scenic City designation, Missouri City staff has launched a new signal box art project to promote City services and programs as well as…

Jul 30 2014 / Read More »
Stafford

Fort Bend Theatre brings Victor Hugo’s Les Miserables to the Stafford Centre

Do you hear the people sing? Singing the song of angry men? It is the music of a people who will not be slaves again!’ Witness this epic tale of social injustice and redemption in 19th…

Jul 30 2014 / Read More »
Richmond

Job search survival tips offered at library 

Have you been searching for a job and not having any luck? Maybe it’s time for a change in your game plan. George Memorial Library will present a free, two-part series of “Job-Search Survival Tips,” beginning…

Jul 30 2014 / Read More »
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Terry High holding back-to-school events

Terry High School will hold its freshmen orientation “Fish Camp,” 9 a.m. to noon, Aug. 13, starting in Graeber Auditorium. Fish Camp is for incoming freshmen and any students new to Terry. Incoming Rangers will have…

Jul 30 2014 / Read More »
Meadows Place

Meadows Place 24th Annual 4th of July Parade

By Karen Daniels Get your bikes, skates, and wagons polished and decorated for the 24th Annual Meadows Place 4th of July Parade. Residents are encouraged to invite family and friends to the non-motorized neighborhood event where…

Jul 1 2014 / Read More »
Fort Bend Fork

The Fort Bend Fork 07/30/14

This week is all about the zany zucchini.  One of the more versatile vegetables, the zucchini can stand alone or be added to a variety of dishes such as casseroles, breakfast foods, sweet breads and desserts. …

Jul 30 2014 / Read More »
Sick & Tired

I’m Sick and Tired… 04/02/14

…of the Comcast cable company rip-off. First, I refused to pay $50 per month for an Internet connection. After four or five years of getting ripped off by Time Warner Cable I called the local phone…

Apr 2 2014 / Read More »

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