Sugar Land

5th Annual Fort Bend Arts Festival and Parade 

Event Details: Saturday, April 28 2018 – 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Fort Bend County Libraries – Cinco Ranch Branch 2620 Commercial Center Blvd Katy TX, 77494 Parking/Shuttle Available at Cinco Ranch High School. Storybook Character Parade registration will begin at 10:00AM – Parade will start at 10:30 AM w/ helicopter flyover (weather permitting) and will go through the LaCenterra Shopping Center Parking Lot. Live entertainment is scheduled for the entire event. For more information […]

Olson Announces Fort Bend Students Receive Military Academy Appointments

Jack Budzinski

SUGAR LAND, TX – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today announced that Jack Budzinski of Fulshear, TX has received an appointment to the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and Jacob Szymanski of Katy, TX has received an appointment to the U.S. Air Force Academy, both for the fall of 2018. Budzinski is a freshman at Pennsylvania State University, where he has received a 4 year ROTC scholarship. He attended Saint John XXIII College Prepatory, where he was on […]

Lotus Midstream, LLC establishes office in Sugar Land Town Square

New independent energy company selects Sugar Land as its operational base  SUGAR LAND, TEXAS (March 21, 2018)—Planned Community Developers, Ltd. (PCD) announced today that Lotus Midstream, LLC, a crude oil logistics provider, leased its first office in Sugar Land Town Square, occupying 7,575 square feet of space. The lease began on Feb. 1. Established in early 2018, Lotus Midstream, LLC focuses on the organic development of midstream infrastructure and services to transport crude oil and condensate […]

Texans Reminded to Stay Vigilant, Report Suspicious Activity to Authorities

AUSTIN – In the wake of the recent bomb explosions in Texas that have killed two and injured several other victims, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging all Texans to remain vigilant and to immediately report any suspicious activity to authorities. If a situation requires an emergency response, call 911. Do NOT approach any unknown or suspicious packages or items – keep a safe distance and notify the authorities immediately. Anyone with information related to the […]

Olson Applauds Senate Passage Of Pearland Officer Postal Bill

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today applauded his Senate colleagues for joining him to honor fallen Pearland police officer Endy Nddiobong Ekpanya by naming a Post Office in his honor. Officer Ekpanya was killed by a drunk driver on June 16, 2016, while responding to a non-emergency call. He was the first officer in Pearland to die in the line of duty in over 40 years. The bill passed the Senate by voice vote, […]

Oakbend Medical Center Announces Second Annual Restaurant Week

Richmond, TX…OakBend Medical Center has announced the dates for its second annual Restaurant Week. The event will take place this year from April 20 – 29, with participating restaurants offering a special OakBend menu during that time. A portion of the sales from the special menu will then be donated back to the hospital. This year’s Restaurant Week Committee is chaired by Jared Biermann. Other committee members Jimmy Cantu, Brittany Cope, Ali McDonald, Tracy Soape, […]

Olson & State Rep. Miller Announce Veterans Town Hall Meeting

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) and State Rep. Rick Miller today announced they will host a Veterans Town Hall Meeting on Saturday to hear directly from veterans on the issues that impact them. They will be joined by representatives from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Houston VA Hospital, Texas Veterans Commission and Fort Bend County Veterans Service Office. Olson will also present select veterans with service medals they have earned and either […]

Presenting 2018 Talent Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair Showcases Melting Pot of Cuisines and Talent

SUGAR LAND, TEXAS, February 8, 2018 – The 15th anniversary of the Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair (, slated for April 4 – 8, 2018, will celebrate Gulf Coast to global foods, cultures and traditions. Expected to be the largest in its history, the event will feature award-winning talent, master sommeliers, mixologists, themed events and expansive new venues. 2018 PARTICIPANTS  The partial list of talent at The Grand Tasting includes: Brian O’Hea, Academe at […]

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 […]

The Exchange Club of Sugar Land’s 31st Annual Spaghetti Dinner 

Please join us for The Exchange Club of Sugar Land’s 31st Annual Spaghetti Dinner on a new date ***Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 5:30-8:30 pm at Fluor Corporation Cafeteria, 1 Fluor Daniel Drive, Sugar Land, TX. Local law enforcement agencies and fire departments prepare a variety of spaghetti sauces, competing to win the cook-off trophy. This family oriented dinner features great raffle prizes, a live auction, silent auction and kids area with fun and games.