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New cinema/microbrewery coming to The Crossing at Telfair in Sugar Land »

Flix Brewhouse™, the world’s only combination first-run cinema and dine-in microbrewery, will become lead entertainment anchor at The Crossing at Telfair in Sugar Land, Scott Weaver of developer Rubicon Realty…

Jan 30 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Bushi Ban opens in Sienna Plantation »

Jan. 16 marked the grand opening of Bushi Ban Sienna Plantation at 7746 Highway 6, Suite A, Missouri City. From high powered Black Belts to curious onlookers, crowds of supporters…

Jan 30 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Stafford could face the brunt of low oil prices »

By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com With oil prices dropping below $44, the city of Stafford could feel the pinch of low oil prices more than many of its Fort Bend County…

Jan 29 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Ex-Sugar Land mayor vanishes, along with his company’s development contracts »

Former Sugar Land mayor David Wallace and business partner Costa Bajjali have closed the offices of their company, Wallace Bajjali, while governments and media alike have had no luck getting…

Jan 29 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Rosenberg Mayor will run for County Commissioner, Precinct 1 »

Rosenberg Mayor Vincent M. Morales, Jr. announced his candidacy today to serve the citizens of Fort Bend County by running for Precinct 1 Commissioner. Morales, in his second term as…

Jan 29 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
News

Local non-profits keep an eye on Oil Prices »

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By Subhrata Barot For The Star Non-profit organizations typically get their funds from government, foundation and corporate grants, so they’re…

Jan 29 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Low oil sparks interest in public jobs »

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By Subhrata Barot For The Star When one section of the economy is tanking and generates layoffs, it’s natural that…

Jan 29 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

MC woman shoots dog at dog park »

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There was gunfire at two dog parks over the weekend. At one of those parks, a family pet was killed.…

Jan 28 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

COMMENTARY: The bright side of low oil prices »

Michael Sudhalter

There’s nothing fun about being laid off. A human resources employee will call you into an office, present you with…

Jan 28 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

The heart truth — free heart health screenings at Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital »

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Think of your heart as your body’s delivery system. It pumps out the good stuff—oxygenated and nutrient-rich blood—to every inch…

Jan 24 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

COMMENTARY: Global Studies? – How about local studies? »

Michael Sudhalter

Designing an effective feeder pattern system for 70 campuses and approximately 70,000 students is no easy task. Parents may sit…

Jan 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Fort Bend residents benefit from Knowledge-First program »

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Missouri City resident Ottressia Williams believes that stepping into the Knowledge-First Empowerment Center, 2651 Cartwright Road…

Jan 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Missouri City man receives 50 year sentence for murder »

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A jury sentenced Joshua Jacob Patterson to 50 years in prison on January 21, 2015 for Murder a week after convicting him of the same.  The 25-year-old Missouri City man was charged with the 2010 murder after an intense investigation by the Tri-City Special Crimes…

Jan 29 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

January is Crime Stoppers Month in Texas »

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January is Crime Stoppers Month and local and state leaders are asking citizens to recognize a program that has one goal in mind: bringing the community together to help law enforcement agencies fight crime. “Crime is a scourge on our society. It tears apart lives…

Jan 28 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Driver kills himself after leading multiple agencies in a chase »

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A chase that began at about 9:45 a.m. Sunday and continued until about 11:45 a.m. concluded when the subject stopped on U.S. 59 and shot himself. At about 9:45 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a call in…

Jan 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Sheriff searches for robbery suspects »

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Fort Bend County Crimes Stoppers, Inc. will pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspects involved in an Aggravated Robbery case in the Richmond area. At 9:06 p.m. Friday, Dec. 26, Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office deputies were…

Jan 8 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Sugar Land police search for Whataburger robbery suspects »

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Sugar Land police are looking for four black men who robbed a Whataburger at gunpoint, 340 State Highway 6, on Jan. 4. The men entered the business just after 1 a.m. Two checked the restrooms and front doors, while the other two entered the kitchen…

Jan 7 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
Sports

Ex-Broncos meet in Austin »

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Former Bush High teammates Kelly Oubre, right, and Cameron Ridley, met on the court last Saturday in Austin. Oubre, a freshman finished with eight points…

Jan 30 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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New cinema/microbrewery coming to The Crossing at Telfair in Sugar Land

Flix Brewhouse™, the world’s only combination first-run cinema and dine-in microbrewery, will become lead entertainment anchor at The Crossing at Telfair in Sugar Land, Scott Weaver of developer Rubicon Realty Group announced today. “We set out…

Jan 30 2015 / Read More »
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Bushi Ban opens in Sienna Plantation

Jan. 16 marked the grand opening of Bushi Ban Sienna Plantation at 7746 Highway 6, Suite A, Missouri City. From high powered Black Belts to curious onlookers, crowds of supporters packed the new Bushi Ban Martial…

Jan 30 2015 / Read More »
Stafford Stafford Mayor Leonard Scarcella

Stafford could face the brunt of low oil prices

By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com With oil prices dropping below $44, the city of Stafford could feel the pinch of low oil prices more than many of its Fort Bend County neighbors. Stafford Mayor Leonard Scarcella spoke…

Jan 29 2015 / Read More »
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Richmond native traveled to Washington D.C. for medical conference

Richmond native Brittnee MacIntyre, a December 2014 master’s degree graduate of the UTHealth School of Nursing, has been chosen as the only student in the nation who will go to Washington, D.C. on Jan. 21 to provide…

Jan 21 2015 / Read More »
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Rosenberg Mayor will run for County Commissioner, Precinct 1

Rosenberg Mayor Vincent M. Morales, Jr. announced his candidacy today to serve the citizens of Fort Bend County by running for Precinct 1 Commissioner. Morales, in his second term as mayor of Rosenberg, cited his desire…

Jan 29 2015 / Read More »
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Meadows Place receives rare national distinction

The City of Meadows Place welcomed Deputy State Fire Marshall Jesse Williams and Insurance Services Office (ISO) Manager Phillip Bradley to their October council meeting to award a rare distinction on the City of Meadows Place…

Oct 31 2014 / Read More »
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Ex-Broncos meet in Austin

Former Bush High teammates Kelly Oubre, right, and Cameron Ridley, met on the court last Saturday in Austin. Oubre, a freshman finished with eight points and six rebounds in No. 11 Kansas’ 75-62 win over No.…

Jan 30 2015 / Read More »
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WCJC receives National Recognition

Wharton County Junior College has received the annual merit award from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) for achieving a 100% pass rate on the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination for the…

Oct 10 2014 / Read More »

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