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Former NFL player opens Missouri City Snap Fitness

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Working out isn’t a one-size fits all, and Snap Fitness, 7746 Hwy. 6 in Missouri City, knows exactly how to accommodate members with a variety of strength and fitness goals. “We want this gym to be their own personal gym,” said Jordan Black, owner of the Missouri City Snap Fitness. “This […]

Drees Custom Homes Enters Houston Market

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Builder brings in new Division President to oversee growth Drees Custom Homes announced today that the company is entering the Houston market by building in three existing Houston communities. These communities include Woodtrace, where Drees’ first Houston model home is now underway; the new East Village of Harper’s Preserve, which features premium home sites; and […]

Agency provides mobile mammograms

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Dr. Daniel Roubein, a radiologist with more than 20 years of experience, recommends that women 40 years old and older get a mammogram once a year. There are exceptions when it should be done earlier, such as family history. Roubein wanted to make it easier for women to get access to mammograms, so last October, […]

Rosenberger Construction hires McCann, Williams

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General contractor Rosenberger Construction has hired Garth McCann as Senior Project Manager and Jordan Williams as Marketing Manager. McCann has managed construction projects for 18 years, in Houston as well as the Rocky Mountain region. He graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science in Construction Science. Also a Texas A&M University graduate, […]

Sugar Land’s En-Touch Systems has 1 Gigabit Internet Service

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1 Gigabit Internet in Sugar Land En-Touch Systems, a local telecommunications provider in Sugar Land, has introduced an unbelievably fast Go! 1 Gigabit Internet Service to its’ residential customers in Telfair and in the new community of Imperial! “We want to make the most of our extensive fiber network,” says President J Findley, “and offer […]

NRG coal plant works on clean energy project

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com NRG, the Houston-based owner of the WA Parish Generating Station in south Fort Bend County, is coordinating a $1 billion project to bring cleaner air to local residents. W.A. Parish, a 4,650 acre plant on the Brazos River, opened in the 1950s as a natural gas plant and added coal in […]

Johnson Development moves forward with Imperial and Harvest Green

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Shay Shafie is a busy guy these days. Shafie, a long term residential development professional and former University of Texas offensive lineman, is the general manager for two Johnson Development projects in Fort Bend County – Imperial and Harvest Green. Both projects are vastly different – some of the 1,200 homes […]

Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital Awarded a Sixth Energy Star Label

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For the sixth consecutive year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Energy have recognized Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital as an ENERGY STAR facility for its leadership in energy efficiency. This designation indicates the hospital building performs in the top 10 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency. It is the only […]

Super Stone Houston honors veterans

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By Michael Sudhalter  Super Stone Houston is dedicated to using decorative concrete that can make any home look like a beautiful resort with new toppings and overlays to transform driveways. Patios and pool decks can be transformed from drab to dramatic, without the added expense of tear-out. Super Stone, which has five locations nationally (three […]

Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine gives back to FBISD

D. Dean Dominy, III, M.D., Hand & Upper Extremity, Orthopedic Surgery; Kenneth M. Renney, M.D., Sports Medicine; Jeffrey B. Wood, M.D., Orthopedic Spine Surgery; Eddie T. Matsu, M.D., General Orthopedics, Joint Replacement Surgery; Mark W. Maffet, M.D., Knee and Shoulder Surgery, Sports Medicine; Timothy C. Sitter, M.D., Knee and Shoulder Surgery, Sports Medicine; Vincent C. Phan, M.D., Hand & Upper Extremity, Orthopedic Surgery; Carl A. Hicks, M.D., Joint Replacement Surgery; Ray R. Valdez, M.D., Foot & Ankle, Orthopedic Surgery; David A. Braunreiter, M.D., Sports Medicine, Concussion Management; Anthony J. Muffoletto, M.D., Orthopedic Spine Surgery and Jeffrey A. Kozak, D.O., Sports Medicine, Concussion Management.

Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine in Sugar Land offers their annual sports physicals for Fort Bend and Alief Independent School Districts’ middle school and high school athletes. They have been associated with these school districts for more than 15 years as team physicians. University Interscholastic League (UIL) requires all high school athletes to undergo […]

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