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Southminster Presbyterian Church presents piano concert April 25 »

Very accomplished pianist, Donald Doucet , will present a concert performance of the complete “Italian Year” by Franz Liszt . The concert will be held on Friday, April 25, 7:30…

Apr 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

SLPOA announces 3rd Annual College Scholarship Program »

The Sugar Land Police Officers’ Association has announced its 3rd annual Scholarship Program for 2014.  This is the third year of the Scholarship award. The SLPOA will offer a $1,000…

Apr 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

QV Proud Hotline 04/16/14 »

NEW BUILDING UNDER CONSTRUCTION: A new 5,075 square foot automotive business is under construction at 3801 FM 1092 just west of Lowes, near the intersection of FM 1092 and Highway…

Apr 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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5th Annual Fort Bend Empty Bowls fundraising event honors The George Foundation »

The Grand Ballroom at Safari Texas Ranch was full of excitement and energy on Friday, March 28th at the 5th Annual Fort Bend Empty Bowls fundraiser, as over 600 guests…

Apr 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Fort Bend ISD raises teacher and staff salaries; adds over 450 new positions »

By Betsy Dolan  The Fort Bend ISD Board of Trustees approved a $47.1 million plan that will boost starting teacher…

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Citizens gather for public meeting on Stafford’s Comprehensive Development Plan »

By Karen Daniels   While in office years ago, President Richard Nixon mandated that every city develop a master plan. In…

Apr 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Opposition speaks out against One-Way Pairs at public hearing »

Rosenberg residents look at design plans for the controversial One-Way Pairs project that would turn sections of two major roads into one-way streets.

By Betsy Dolan  Dozens of Rosenberg residents and business owners spoke out against the One-Way Pairs road project at a…

Apr 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Cyclist hit by deputy »

By LeaAnne Klentzman  As dawn broke Friday morning a deputy constable was involved in a traffic accident with a teen…

Apr 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Relax, enjoy the chili »

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Classic Chevrolet’s annual competition turns out large crowd & winning teams By Elsa Maxey  Fifty great teams at the annual…

Apr 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

omg! Inside Fort Bend 04/16/14 »

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Ahh-wooooooo Blood moon over Fort Bend – first total lunar eclipse of 2014 The entire eclipse was visible this Tuesday in…

Apr 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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By LeaAnne Klentzman   Just because it has Joint Clinic in the name does not mean it is a Colorado type dispensary. One night last week a Rosenberg man wandered over then crashed on in to a Richmond Bone and Joint Clinic. As the intruder wandered…

Apr 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Non-stop US 59 to I-10 completed »

Last of Grand Parkway toll overpasses open By Elsa Maxey  A ribbon cutting between Bellaire Blvd. and Westpark Tollway next to the Shops at Bella Terra between Sugar Land and Katy marks the opening of another toll overpass on what is known as Segment D…

Apr 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Katy cheer coach faces another allegation »

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By LeaAnne Klentzman  In late October 2013, a Fort Bend County teen made an outcry over sexual abuse committed against her when she was a student at the Xcel Athletics Cheer Gym near Katy, Texas. At the time of the initial investigation it was determined…

Apr 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

When stupid is splashed across the county »

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By LeaAnne Klentzman   Seems an eastside resident was traveling over the river and through the …streets of a west side hamlet when he ran into the Big Bad Po-po. Yep, that Po-po got suspicious when he noticed a vehicle swerving to and fro traveling right…

Apr 9 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Second suspect in workplace murder identified »

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By LeaAnne Klentzman  Sugar Land Police have identified the second man wanted in connection with the work place murder on March 18. Daniel Castaneda-Gomez, 18, of Houston is wanted for questioning in the mid-March murder of Marlon Alexander Palencia Castaneda at Global Casework Manufacturing, a…

Apr 9 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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The Afterburner 04/16/14 »

By LeaAnne Klentzman   Get A Rope! – As if paying to park on a roadway (Westpark Toll Road!) does not stand your hair on end…

Apr 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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SLPOA announces 3rd Annual College Scholarship Program

The Sugar Land Police Officers’ Association has announced its 3rd annual Scholarship Program for 2014.  This is the third year of the Scholarship award. The SLPOA will offer a $1,000 scholarship available to graduating seniors of…

Apr 16 2014 / Read More »
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Southminster Presbyterian Church presents piano concert April 25

Very accomplished pianist, Donald Doucet , will present a concert performance of the complete “Italian Year” by Franz Liszt . The concert will be held on Friday, April 25, 7:30 p.m. at Southminster Presbyterian Church, 4200…

Apr 16 2014 / Read More »
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Boogie “Classic M*A*S*H Bash” a success!

Boogie 2014 was a “Classic M*A*S*H Bash” for the record books! Held on Saturday, March 29 at the Stafford Centre, over 650 guests dressed in their finest MASH television series costumes, raising over $196,000 for the…

Apr 9 2014 / Read More »
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Richmond Poet reads in New York

In celebration of National Poetry Month, Richmond poet, Terry Jude Miller, participated in a poetry reading in Oceanside, New York in April.Other poets who read at the event included Nepal poet, Yuyutsu R. D. Sharma, and New York…

Apr 16 2014 / Read More »
Rosenberg The Exchange Club of Rosenberg marked April as Child Abuse Awareness Month by forming a ‘human’ blue ribbon.

Exchange Club of Rosenberg observes Child Abuse Awareness Month

The Blue Ribbon Campaign began in Virginia in 1989 when a grandmother, Bonnie W. Finney, tied a blue ribbon to the antenna of her van “to make people wonder.”  The explanation she gave  to inquisitive community…

Apr 16 2014 / Read More »
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Meadows Place Neighborhood Watch helps homeowners save insurance $$

By Karen Daniels  At the March 19 neighborhood watch meeting, held at the Meadows Place Tactical Training Center, this month’s topic was about securing your house and saving money. Residents who are interested should schedule their…

Apr 2 2014 / Read More »
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The Fort Bend Foodie 04/16/14

Keeping it local Kudos goes to the Fort Bend County Museum docents for keeping it local with every aspect of planning including the catering at the Lone Star Stomp last Saturday. Our own Braman Winery provided…

Apr 16 2014 / Read More »
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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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