Richmond / Rosenberg

How to Secure Your Child’s Future Get a Free Car Seat Inspection

Every parent wants the best for their child’s future, and one of the best ways to make sure your child will have a bright future is to be sure that you are correctly using the right car seat for your child and that the seat is correctly installed in your vehicle every time. The problem is that keeping them safe in vehicles isn’t as easy as it might appear. Most parents think they are using […]

The Delaney at Parkway Lakes Announces Unique Partnership with Local Physician

Dr. Gail Contreras to relocate practice to newly opened retirement community. Richmond, Texas (February 20, 2018) – The Delaney at Parkway Lakes, the newly opened retirement living community located in the growing Richmond/Katy-area Parkway Lakes development, announced a new partnership with Katy Supportive Medicine and Dr. Gail Contreras. Dr. Contreras has relocated her practice to the retirement community in order to continue serving current patients as well as offer services to the residents of The […]

Congressman Pete Olson, Store Manager Alex, Central Fort Bend Chamber President & CEO Kristin Weiss, and Central Fort Bend Chamber Chairman John Kennedy

Hobby Lobby Staff and Central Fort Bend Chamber representatives

The Central Fort Bend Chamber along with members of the Rosenberg and Richmond community welcomed Hobby Lobby at their ribbon cutting ceremony on February 12, 2018. The newest Hobby Lobby location is at 10247 West Grand Parkway in Richmond. The community along with employees from several different Hobby Lobby locations showed up to show their support for the grand opening event. Hobby Lobby provided breakfast and refreshments to all attendees. Hobby Lobby Store Manager, Hobby […]

Pasture and Hay Fertilization Management Seminar

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Fort Bend County is hosting a seminar covering fertilization and nutrient management of high quality hay and forages.  This program is designed for any hay or livestock producer looking to increase hay or forage production by improving nutrient and fertilizer management. The program will be held on Thursday, February 22nd, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the Fort Bend County AgriLife Extension Office, 1402 Band Road, in […]

Houston TranStar Cautions Motorists: When Stranded, Stay in Your Car 

A flat on the freeway, icy overpasses, extreme temperatures that overheat your engine, or a fender bender that causes you to pull to the side of the road: Possibilities for unexpected roadway incidents are as many as parts of a car. However, if you find yourself stranded on Houston-area roadways, you can plan to stay safe. “It’s critical for motorists to understand that when stranded, the safest place to be is in your vehicle,” said […]

Katy Community ‘Chip Clinic Announces New Dates to Serve Fulshear, Katy & Richmond Areas

Katy Community ‘Chip Clinic, a local non-profit, volunteer-run organization is pleased to announce its winter/spring schedule of upcoming events to serve the needs of Katy-area residents. The organization offers $10 microchipping for pets with FREE lifetime registration! What is a microchip? A microchip is a rice-sized transponder that is injected between a pet’s shoulder blades with a needle. When getting ‘chipped, most animals don’t notice any difference from when receiving yearly vaccinations. A microchip does NOT have a GPS locator on […]

Oakbend Medical Center Adds New Board Member

Abby King of Wharton becomes newest hospital board member Richmond, TX…OakBend Medical Center is pleased to announce the addition of Abby King as the newest member of its Board of Directors. Abby is a native of Wharton, Texas and is very active in the community. In addition to her new role on the Board of Directors of OakBend Medical Center, she also serves as Past Chairman of the Wharton Chamber of Commerce Board and as […]

Oakbend Medical Center Holds Ribbon Cutting For Newly Renovated 4th Floor

Richmond, TX… Over 100 community leaders attended the ribbon cutting for OakBend Medical Center’s newly renovated fourth floor at its Jackson Street campus. The renovation is part of the hospital’s Vision 2020 campaign designed to bring the most advanced concepts for a healing environment to OakBend. These funds were supplemented by funds raised from last year’s Patchwork of Life gala which was dedicated to raising funds for the renovation of the 4th and 5th floors […]

Oakbend Medical Center Volunteers Participate In Little Hats, Big Hearts™    

Richmond, TX…Several of OakBend Medical Center volunteers along with other volunteers around the country joined the American Heart Association, in connection with The Children’s Heart Foundation, to celebrate American Heart Month by knitting and crocheting red hats for babies born in February. Little Hats, Big Hearts™, honors babies, moms, and heart healthy lives in a very special way. Volunteers knit and crochet red hats to be given out to thousands of babies during American Heart […]

Oakbend Medical Center To Hold Rn Job Fair

Richmond, TX…OakBend Medical Center will be holding an RN Job fair on Thursday, February 8th at its Williams Way Campus located at 22003 Southwest Freeway in Richmond. There are full time and PRN opportunities in both Richmond hospitals and in the soon to be open Wharton hospital.  The hospital is looking for RNs in the following areas:  Med/Surg, ICU, ER, OR, Cath Lab and Labor & Delivery.  There will be same day interviews with hiring […]