Schlumberger’s Sugar Land move could bring 500 jobs to the area

Houston-based oilfield services giant Schlumberger is considering moving its national base to Sugar Land. This move is part of the Company’s long-term resource management and consolidation strategy. City documents state that Sugar Land has offered Schlumberger and incentive package to provide gap funding to assist the company with its transition. Council is expected to vote […]

Controlling Diabetes is a Balancing Act It often takes a team effort

According to the American Diabetes Association, more than 29 million Americans have diabetes. What may be more alarming, more than a quarter of those don’t realize they have diabetes. “Some people aren’t quick to recognize diabetes because the symptoms can vary from individual to individual,” says Dr. Lakshmi Seshadri, M.D., internist, affiliated with Memorial Hermann […]

Confused about Medicare Workshop? Sugar Creek Baptist Church

What started out as a way to help unravel the maze of Medicare has turned into a mission for native Houstonian Toni King. The “Medicare rules are changing all the time and I talk to people who have master’s degrees and don’t understand the rules!!” King explains.  Self taught from experience, on the job training […]

Sugar Land resident opens Farm-to-Table restaurant in Missouri City

By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Farm-to-Table restaurants are opening all over the country, and experts are predicting that the new emphasis on establishments that serve fresh, organic food will be more than just a trend. Yesterday, Off The Vine Bistro, located at 2865 Dulles Ave. in Missouri City — became the first Farm-To-Table restaurant in Fort […]

Roberts Wealth Management to ring Opening Bell at New York Stock Exchange

April Roberts and Paul Roberts Jr.’s presence has been requested on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange at 9:30 a.m. (EST) on Thursday, Aug. 27 for the Opening Bell Ceremony. April and Paul represent Roberts Wealth Management (RWM) as a member of the Global Financial Private Capital ‘s (“Global Financial”) advisor network. April […]

ActiveRx, a neighborhood Active Aging Center, held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

ActiveRx, a neighborhood Active Aging Center, held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony with the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce last month at its location, 2415 Town Center Drive in Sugar Land. Each location is custom-designed and tailored to each patient’s pace and comfort. We provide personalized care and all the time you need to make the […]

Memorial Hermann expands convenient care center model to growing area of Fort Bend County

Memorial Hermann is set to open a new Convenient Care Center (CCC) August 3 in Sienna Plantation. The new facility, the Memorial Hermann Convenient Care Center in Sienna Plantation, will be the fourth CCC to open in the Memorial Hermann Health System. Memorial Hermann currently operates CCCs in Pearland, Summer Creek and most recently Katy. […]

Community leaders celebrate AccessHealth’s Quality Achievement

Community leaders gathered Thursday evening at AccessHealth’s main Center in Richmond to celebrate the Center’s national recognition as a Patient-Centered Medical Home by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).  Elected officials in attendance included State Representatives Rick Miller, newly elected Rosenberg Mayor Cynthia McConathy, former Rosenberg Mayors Vincent Morales and Joe Gurecky, Matt Minor […]

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital rolls out red carpet for leading physicians

At its ninth annual Doctor’s Day awards ceremony, Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital literally rolled out the red carpet for their physicians, including seven leading physicians nominated and voted on by more than 1,000 hospital employees. In honor of Doctor’s Day, hospital employees had the opportunity to participate in a “Thank a Doctor” campaign. They […]

FUZII RIBBON CUTTING

Ribbon cutting pic from left to right (GM Don, Al Green Rep Dawn Lin, Owner/Chef Gary Kwok, City of Stafford Mayor Leonard Scarcella, City of Stafford fire department Captain Doug Ricks).

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