Fort Bend

Free Income-Tax Help At Fort Bend County Libraries            

Fort Bend County Libraries will again host representatives from the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), who will provide free income-tax-preparation assistance for low-income taxpayers at several locations in the Fort Bend County library system from February 1 through April 15. Income-tax forms will no longer be available at the libraries, but patrons may use the libraries’ computers and printers to download and print out the forms from the IRS website, www.irs.gov, during regular library […]

Alex Hunt Announces Candidacy For Lamar Cisd, District 7 Seat  

Local attorney and LCISD parent seeks spot on Lamar Consolidated Board of Trustees FORT BEND COUNTY – Alex Hunt, a Katy-Fulshear resident, LCISD parent, local attorney for children and families, and former public school teacher, has announced his candidacy for the District 7 seat on the Lamar Consolidated ISD Board of Trustees.   Alex has advocated for children his entire career. After graduating from The University of Texas, he taught sixth grade math in a […]

New Fulshear Katy business opens – SPICK & SPAN TRASH CANS  

We clean stinky bins so you don’t have to! Fulshear Katy, Tx resident Adam Gregory wants to clean your trash cans! SPICK & SPAN TRASH CANS is a new Fulshear Katy business that will come to your home and clean your trash cans, making them safe to handle, sanitized and free of bacteria, keeping insects and rodents away, deodorized and pleasant to keep in your garages. SPICK & SPAN TRASH CANS opened for business on […]

F45 Fitness now open in Sugar Land Town Square  

Global HIIT training facility offers functional training for all ages SUGAR LAND, TEXAS (Jan. 15, 2019)—Planned Community Developers, Ltd. (PCD) announced today that F45 Fitness, a global workout facility, has opened its newest location at Sugar Land Town Square. Founded in Australia and growing rapidly in the U.S., F45 helps studio members reach their health and fitness goals through 32 different 45-minute workout sessions providing High Intensity Interval Training (“HIIT) “We are excited to bring F45 to Sugar […]

Alex Hunt Announces Candidacy For Lamar Cisd, District 7 Seat  

Alex Hunt

Local attorney and LCISD parent seeks spot on Lamar Consolidated Board of Trustees FORT BEND COUNTY – Alex Hunt, a Katy-Fulshear resident, LCISD parent, local attorney for children and families, and former public school teacher, has announced his candidacy for the District 7 seat on the Lamar Consolidated ISD Board of Trustees.   Alex has advocated for children his entire career. After graduating from The University of Texas, he taught sixth grade math in a […]

Patient Celebrates 102 Birthday

Richmond, TX…Myrtis B. “Tiny” Gates celebrated her 102 birthday on January 8 while recovering in OakBend Medical Center’s newly renovated fifth floor. Originally from Monroe, Louisiana, Tiny now lives in Pecan Grove. All smiles, Tiny was surrounded by family, friends and OakBend staff while she enjoyed her favorite vanilla cake decorated with pink, her favorite color. Tiny has two daughters, Judy, who lives in Richmond and who was in attendance for her mom’s birthday and […]

Fort Bend County Master Gardeners Announce 2019 Fruit Tree Sale

The Fort Bend County Master Gardeners will hold their annual Fruit Tree Sale on Saturday, February 9th, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. until noon. The sale will be held in the George Pavilion at the Fort Bend County Fairgrounds in Rosenberg. In Fort Bend County, we are fortunate that we can grow several types of fruit trees, from apples and plums to many varieties of citrus and even tropicals and semi-tropicals. The Fort Bend County Master […]

Fort Bend County Libraries Announces Grand Opening Of Mission Bend Branch Library               

The grand-opening ceremony of Fort Bend County Libraries’ Mission Bend Branch Library will take place on Saturday, February 9, beginning at 10:00 a.m., at the new library, located at 8421 Addicks Clodine Road in Houston. The grand opening will be officiated by Fort Bend County Precinct 2 Commissioner Grady Prestage, who will be joined by other county and local officials. All area residents are invited to come out and take part in the grand-opening reception. The library is […]

Italian Gelato Coffee Bar Opens in Katy, TX

The First of its Kind in the Nation Gelato & Co. Cremeria Italiana has set up shop at LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch, featuring freshly made delicious pastries, and world-renowned handcrafted gelato. What makes this gelato coffee bar different? The Katy location is the first in United States and follows in the footsteps of international storefronts in Grand Cayman, Panama, Aruba, and Puerto Rico. Gelato & Co. plans to open more U.S. locations soon to satisfy the sweet tooth of customers who enjoy international […]

Exciting New Developments for Agave in the Early Days of 2019

In 2006 Shelton Craig and Steve Livingston founded Agave Road in Katy Tx., an amazing venue that hosted more than 1500 special events; helping the Katy Community celebrate life’s special moments. Over the course of 10+ years, their business grew, and they expanded to a second venue, Agave Real; an enhancements business, Agave Brothers (dba Bella Dia), and eventually a catering business & restaurant, Agave Rio -Tex-Mex Cantina & Patio Oasis. Both partners have deep […]