OakBend Medical Center Announces Restaurant Week

OakBend Medical Center is pleased to announce the First Annual Restaurant Week taking place from May 19th through May 29th. The fundraising idea was the brainchild of Daniel Ornelas of Ol’ Railroad Café, Andres Novoa of La Cocina and Jimmy Cantu of Pier 36, and the three restaurants were the first to sign...

OakBend Medical Center Renames the Jackson Street Atrium in Honor of Joe and Doris Gurecky

As the crowd gathered in the atrium of the Jackson Street Campus to honor two of the community’s most well-known residents, the words that could be heard most often were amazing, dedicated, caring and kind. The guests were describing Joe and Doris Gurecky. “We are here tonight to really honor two people...

Second Annual Southern Garden Party Honoring Virginia Scarborough and Jess Stuart

Make plans to join an old-fashioned Southern Garden Party on Saturday, May 13th from 3 to 6 pm at the Fort Bend Museum’s 1883 historic Moore Home. Enjoy delicious food, signature cocktails, live music, silent auction, outdoor festivities and more! The Moore Home is located at 406 South Fifth Street in...

The Wild West Brew Fest Set to Impress While Giving Back

The Wild West Brew Fest (WWBF) continues to expand for the 2017 event, showcasing pure beer nirvana in its 6th year. A Launch Party is set for Friday, May 5th and the WWBF for Saturday, May 6th at Katy Mills. “Within this massive space, you will find over 200 brewers featuring over 600 craft brews,” said...

The Fort Bend County Museum Association Presents 28th Annual Lone Star Stomp

Get ready for a groovy time at the Fort Bend County Museum Association’s 28th Annual Lone Star Stomp! Set for Saturday, April 8th at the George Ranch Historical Park, located at 10215 FM 762 in Richmond, this year’s Stomp will be a throwback to the 1960s as the Museum Association celebrates its 50th...

Superintendent Dr. Thomas Randle Honored in Washington, D.C.

Lamar CISD Superintendent Dr. Thomas Randle was one of six superintendents from across the nation recognized in Washington, D.C. for his commitment to “Lead Higher.” The Lead Higher event, hosted by Equal Opportunity Schools (EOS) and the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation, recognized the educators for their...

2017 Reading between the Wines Event Announces Honorary Chair Mary Gayle Brindley

Plans for the 2017 Reading between the Wines event are well on their way! This year’s featured author is best-selling author Candace Bushnell. Set for Friday, March 31st at Safari Texas Ranch in Richmond, Reading between the Wines is co-chaired by Helen Bow and Gena Horak. Nancy Olson will serve as emcee...

2nd Annual Taste Fort Bend Dishes up to End Childhood Hunger

Taste of Fort Bend, generously underwritten by Briscoe Manor, will be dishing up for a cause on January 12, 2017 beginning at 7 pm. All proceeds will benefit Lunches of Love in support of their commitment to end childhood hunger in Fort Bend County. Guests will delight their taste buds with creations from...

The Fort Bend Aggie Moms’ Club Scholarship Application Is Now Open

Every year, the Fort Bend Aggie Moms’ Club raises funds  throughout the year to award scholarships to deserving students attending Texas A&M University – College Station, Galveston or Blinn TEAM. The Scholarship Program seeks to recognize and reward Texas A&M University students who are...

Texas Bar Foundation Awards Grant to Child Advocates of Fort Bend

The Texas Bar Foundation recently awarded Child Advocates of Fort Bend (CAFB) a $5,000 grant. These funds will be used to support the Multidisciplinary Team Enhancement Program (MEP). MEP began in late 2015 as a way of identifying children who are victims of abuse and would otherwise fall through the cracks...

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