Fort Bend

Fulbrook’s Furry Friend Festival to Benefit Fulshear’s Petterie Rescue Group  

Pet-loving folks are invited to grab a leash and head to Fulbrook, a wooded community in Fulshear, for the Furry Friend Festival, Saturday, November 17, from 1 – 4 pm.  The four-legged fundraiser supports Fulshear’s nonprofit The Petterie, a dog and cat rescue and foster/adoption group. The family-friendly fun is free and open to the public and will be held in the Gazebo park area of Fulbrook at 5530 Fulshear Green (weather permitting). According to […]

Free Microchip Offer in Rosenberg

Katy Community ‘Chip Clinic, a local non-profit, volunteer-run organization announces its last microchipping event for the year, and it is going to be a BIG one! In memory of Harveigh’s Story, Fort Bend Pets Alive donated 100 microchips to Katy Community ‘Chip Clinic! At the Saturday, November 10 event, the group will offer ONE FREE MICROCHIP PER FAMILY PET, and $5.00 for EACH ADDITIONAL PET (while supplies last). Saturday, November 10 Hosted by City of Rosenberg 9 AM ·12 PM […]

Child Advocates of Fort Bend Christmas Home Tickets Now Available  

Photo courtesy of Child Advocates of Fort Bend

Tickets to the 27th annual Child Advocates of Fort Bend Christmas Home Tour are now available online at and at Fort Bend area Randalls stores. The Christmas Home Tour features five private homes in Fort Bend County beautifully decorated for Christmas. Neighborhoods and homes vary each year, so guests who have been to the Home Tour before are guaranteed to see something new each year. This year’s homes are in historic Richmond, Lakes of […]

Central Fort Bend Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting For Carmengio’s Cucina Italiana – Richmond

RICHMOND, TX – NOVEMBER 2, 2018 The Central Fort Bend Chamber showed their support for Carmengio’s Cucina Italiana with a Ribbon Cutting on November 2, 2018 at their new location in Richmond at 1833 Williams Way Blvd., Suite 2100.  Owners Gio and Carmen treated guests to a glass of Prosecco and plates of their famous spaghetti. In addition to joining them for lunch or dinner during the week, Carmengio’s features wine and live music on […]

Cross Creek Ranch welcomes 3,000th family

Kay and Sam Bechuck closed earlier this year on the 3000th new home to be sold in Cross Creek Ranch, a Fulshear master-planned community that is ranked among the nation’s top-selling. In honor of the milestone, Cross Creek Ranch donated $3,000 to the Fort Bend Rainbow Room.

Bechucks now calling community home, donation to Rainbow Room in their honor (Fulshear, TX – Nov. 1, 2018)         —        Cross Creek Ranch has gifted $3,000 to the Fort Bend Rainbow Room, not just to help local families in need, but to also mark an important milestone — the 3,000th family to move into a new home in the Fulshear community. Sam and Kay Bechuck had no idea their search for a new home around the Energy Corridor […]

Festival of Lights

The Fulshear Katy Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Fulshear presents Fulshear Festival of Lights on Saturday, December 1, 2018 in Downtown Fulshear from 5:00 PM to 9 PM. This year’s Festival of Lights Christmas event will include Santa, Live Music by Jus Coz, a Live Nativity, Frozen sisters along with a snowy Children’s activity area with a synthetic Ice- Skating Rink, Vendor Booths, and a Parade all end- ing with a Fireworks […]

Children’s Opera Cinderella In Spain To Be Performed At Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will present a performance by Houston Grand Opera’s “Opera to Go!” of an original production, Cinderella in Spain, on Monday, November 19, beginning at 2:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. This family-friendly light opera, sung in English and Spanish, presents the traditional Cinderella fairy tale with a Hispanic twist. The king plans a fiesta to find a bride for his son, […]

Friends Of George Memorial Library Plan Book Sale, Holiday Market For Library’s Book Festival  

In conjunction with the “Fort Bend County Libraries Book Festival” on November 3, the Friends of George Memorial Library will have a major Book Sale and Holiday Market from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the front entrance of the library, located at 1001 Golfview in Richmond. People who love books, people who love bargains, and people who need to get rid of some spare change will find a lot in common at the Friends of the Library Book Sale, where […]

Libraries To Close In Observance Of Veterans’ Day  

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, which include the Cinco Ranch Branch Library and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, will be closed Monday, November 12, in observance of Veterans’ Day.  Regular library hours will resume on Tuesday, November 13. Your online library is always open at for searching the catalog, renewing books or placing holds, streaming movies and music, downloading e-books, or using the research databases. For additional information, contact the library system’s Communications Office […]

Learning English? Get Practice At Cinco Ranch Branch Library’s Conversation Circles

Are you learning to speak English? Would you like some practice in a casual, informal atmosphere? Fort Bend County Libraries presents a program for individuals of all nationalities who would like a place to practice their English language and conversation skills. The “ESL Conversation Circles” provide an opportunity for non-English-speaking people to gather in a relaxed setting, and discuss topics of their own choosing while practicing their English skills. The next Conversation Circle at the Cinco Ranch […]