Guests at the Jingle Tree preview party last Friday at the Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land view decorated trees lined up around an exhibit of dinosaur skeletons. Bidding for the 26 trees in the annual fundraiser concludes with a live auction Thursday, Nov. 15. For tickets or more information, visit www.hmns.org/jingletree or call 281-313-2277. (Right) Sue and … [Read more...] about Jingle Tree preview party
When I was a boy, I read the adventures of Robin Hood and his Merry Men. Along with his compadres Little John and Friar Tuck, Robin would waylay rich travelers to relieve them of their gold and then distribute to those oppressed by the evil Sheriff of Nottingham. It was a good story and over the years, many movies about Robin Hood have been made, but none more famous perhaps … [Read more...] about Does Texas’ ‘Robin Hood’ law really take from the rich to give to the poor?
A barbecue and live auction were held at the Veterans Day celebration at the American Legion Hall Post 271 on Nov. 11 in Rosenberg. The American Legion is the nation’s largest wartime veteran’s service organization. The day commemorated the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended World War I. Vietnam veteran Jackie Mathews, left, who served with both the Army and the … [Read more...] about Saluting veterans
“Twenty-seven years ago, a group of volunteers, many of whom are still involved, opened their homes, decorated them for Christmas, baked some cookies and charged admission in an effort to keep Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s (CAFB) doors open,” said Lisa Moore, Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s development officer and event chair. Thanks to those generous ladies and many others … [Read more...] about Child Advocates of Fort Bend announces neighborhoods for 2018 Christmas Home Tour
Dear Editor, Diversity is defined as individuals representing more than one national origin, color, religion, socioeconomic echelon, gender, etc. Specifically, diversity may best be defined by any way in which we are different which includes the aforementioned, as well as influences in how we grew up such as generation impact, family influences, cultural beliefs and … [Read more...] about How does diversity affect business?