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Mardi Gras party festive on Texas Primary Election day

With a piano accordion playing fast tempo along with the sounds of a rub-board adding to the flavor of what is known as “la la” music, Fort Bend’s annual Mardi Gras party couldn’t have been any better.  The tradition on Fat Tuesday taking place locally featured Jabo “The Prince of Zydeco” and his band at a […]

Exchange Club of Sugar Land spaghetti fundraiser – a huge party with a goal $115,000 for Fort Bend non-profits

Friday’s Spaghetti Dinner hosted by the Exchange Club of Sugar Land, at its annual fundraiser, is one of the best parties in Fort Bend.  The head turner this year was the FBISD police department, with officers dressed and performing as the Village People.  They couldn’t help but get the Best Presentation award with their YMCA rendition on […]

PennyWise in Stafford moves down the street Thifting in support of Fort Bend Women’s Center’s mission

The Fort Bend County Women’s Center’s grand opening of its PennyWise Resale Center at another Stafford location, just down the road from the former one, brought well wishers to last Wednesday’s ceremony on a crisp and chilly Fort Bend morning. The melodic voices of choir students from Stafford High School added a touch of class to the […]

Girlfriends shared lots & lots of giggles at Diva Den

Proceeds help rebuild lives free from violence Sponsored by Memorial Hermann Sugar Land, the Fort Bend County Women’s Center’s 9th annual event at Fluor Daniel, which was converted to a Diva Den, was about indulgences like manicures, pedicures, massages, dining with foods from the popular area restaurants, and so much fun, including dancing.  Billed for […]

Oh, what a blast! 2014 Fort Bend Chamber Chairman’s Gala out of this world

Dr. Kimberly Cress and husband, Dr. Sam Cress, at the “Out of this World” Chairman’s Gala joined in the fun.

Greeted by an astronaut statue on the landing of the stairs of the “launch location,” the Safari Texas Ranch, you instantly knew this Chairman’s Gala hosted by the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce was going to be spacey fun.  It also turned out to be a momentary blast from the past with music and antics to […]

Feel of acres & acres of the latest – Sugar Land Home and Garden Show

Elsa Maxey takes a moment to chat with KTRH's Randy Lemmons at the recent SL Home and Gardens Show at the Stafford Centre.

The 4th Annual Sugar Land Home & Garden Show was spectacular at the Stafford Centre over the weekend with so many new ideas with the latest accessories in the market. Indoor and outdoor living options for entertaining was showcased by so many professionals in landscaping, home repair, remodeling and the best of home and garden […]

Fort Bend Precinct 2’s holiday merriment going on 18 years

Long-time, Fort Bend County Precinct 2 Commissioner Grady Prestage knows how to share the holiday merriment with the community…why he’s been doing it for 18 years and close to almost as long as he’s been in office.  Last week on December 6th, the annual Cajun-Creole Holiday Party on Fifth Street at the Community Center in […]

Community-wide festival ushers fall weather & festive time for a good cause

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This past Saturday as the cool crisp Fort Bend breeze of this year’s autumn weather surrounded First United Methodist Church, it hosted the 19th annual community-wide fall festival in Missouri City complete with a silent auction. Proceeds will help the school and outreach programs.  A tradition and what continues to be the big standout at […]

Foodies enjoy Taste of Town Square’s sample selections…more than bite size

By Elsa Maxey Billed as an event offering guests samples from some of Sugar Land Town Square’s most popular restaurants, about a dozen of them, those eats were mighty generous and enjoyed by foodies…you know those people with a refined interest in food and beverages and also those checking out new food experiences as a […]

David Limbaugh delivers messages at Spirit of Freedom event

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Conservative American political commentator and author, David Limbaugh, came to town this month. He was here as the guest of the Spirit of Freedom Republican Women for a VIP reception and dinner. Actually, he was the main dish, in a manner of speaking. Limbaugh, is the younger brother of talk show host Rush Limbaugh, was […]

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