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, […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce November Reading Selections  

Share your love of reading with other book lovers at one of the book clubs that meet monthly at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. New members are always welcome. The next meeting of the Fulshear Book Club will take place on Monday, November 19, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is Lucia, Lucia, written by Adriana Trigiani. The Fulshear Night Readers Guild will […]

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 www.fortbend.lib.tx.us 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 […]

November Children’s Programs At Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear, presents a variety of free children’s programs — Toddler Time, Story Time, and After-School Breaks — every month. These programs are free and open to the public. The November schedule is as follows: Toddler Time — Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. — offers caregiver/child activities, stories and songs for older babies, from 12 to 36 months of age. The program dates are November 6, […]

Fulshear Simonton (TX) Fire Department takes delivery of High Water/Flood Rescue Trucks from Acela Truck Company

Fulshear, Texas – The Fulshear-Simonton Fire Department has taken delivery of the first of its two newly purchased purpose-built High Water/Flood Rescue Trucks from Acela Truck Company. With 47-inch tires, 23 inches of ground clearance, all-wheel-drive drivetrains, waterproof alternators and starters and deep-water fording kits, the Acela Monterra-based specialized flood rescue trucks are capable of navigating a whopping 50 inches of water while safely carrying up to 17 seated passengers with ample room and payload for […]

Super Scarecrow Fest Returns to Cross Creek Ranch

Scarecrow Fest Medal Ceremony.jpg Creating the colorful second place winner in last year’s Scarecrow Fest “Scarecrowlympics” was Rowena Laine shown here with her husband Daniel Laine and sons Nicolas, left, and Mason. Scarecrow Fest returns this year with a superhero theme 1-6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20.

(Fulshear, TX – Oct. 12, 2018)        —        Scarecrow Fest is returning to Fulshear Cross Creek Ranch Saturday, Oct. 20, with more rides, more activities and a Justice League full of “ex-straw-dinary” super scarecrows. Presented by Smart Financial, the fall carnival — now in its 10th year —will take place from 1-6 p.m. at 6450 Cross Creek Bend Lane. Last year’s Scarecrow Fest attracted nearly 8,000 attendees drawn by carnival rides, performances, food and the annual scarecrow decorating […]

Learn Tips And Tricks For Creative Nature Photography

            Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will present a special program, “Introduction to Nature Photography,” on Saturday, October 20, from 10:00 a.m .to 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Fort Bend Photography Club member John Donaho will share his expertise and unique approach to nature and wildlife photography. Learn about the equipment that is needed, including where to buy it, the average cost of […]