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MD Anderson researchers highlight advances in clinical studies at the AACR Annual Meeting 2021

Early phase clinical trials conducted by researchers from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center show promising results for patients with RET fusion-positive cancers, high-grade (HGG) and low-grade glioma (LGG) and ovarian cancer. The results, presented today at the virtual American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2021, showcase the researchers’ ongoing efforts to advance clinical studies and expand potential indications of approved drugs to develop a platform for more effective treatments and to improve patient outcomes. FDA-approved […]

Katy Area EDC Leader LaCour to Depart Role Next Year

Katy Area Economic Development Council President/CEO Lance LaCour has announced he will be leaving his longtime post in the spring of 2022. LaCour has led the organization for over 15 years during which time the Katy area population has over doubled in size. In his role, LaCour has overseen involvement of Katy Area EDC in a variety of growth projects which have led to the creation of thousands of jobs and positioned the Katy area […]

Jason Nquyen ‘22 Honored at Houston Rodeo School Art Program

Congratulations to FBCA Upper School Student Class of ‘22, Jason Nquyen, for being honored as a 3D Premium Award Winner in the 2021 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (HLSR) School Art Program for his artwork titled “Campfire Tales of Cowboy Legends.” Jason was among the top 10, top-scoring 3D entries out of upwards of 500 total entries. This accomplishment means that Jason will receive a paid premium and his sculpture will be the first art […]

Harris County Public Health Suspends the Johnson & Johnson Vaccination

In light of the decision by the FDA to pause the Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen vaccine, the FEMA operated Community Vaccination Center (CVC) at NRG Park will administer the Pfizer vaccine today. Please tune in for additional updates from by the CDC & the FDA. Harris County Public Health will not be dispensing the Johnson & Johnson vaccine at any of its other vaccination sites until further guidance. Our mobile community vaccine sites will operate as […]

The Periwinkle Foundation Hosts Virtual Camp YOLO

Sofia with her Camp-in-a-Box for The Periwinkle Foundation’s Camp YOLO

Teens impacted by cancer and other life-threatening illnesses have fun-filled, virtual camp experience This weekend, 55 campers participated in The Periwinkle Foundation’s Virtual Camp YOLO – a digital take on the organization’s biannual Camp YOLO which is designed to address the unique challenges faced by adolescents living with cancer, renal, cardiac or HIV-related illnesses. “For two weekends each year for more than 20 years, Camp YOLO has been a place where these young people have […]

Grow Your Own Series Starts April 17th!

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Fort Bend County, along with the Fort Bend County Master Gardeners, are teaming up again to help residents create an edible garden at home through a series of six classes.  Online classes are taught April – October; choose individual classes at $15 per class or enroll in the entire series for $60, a 33% savings.   To ensure enrollment confirmation, full series registrations are due by April 14th.  Individual class […]

Simple Ways to Decorate Your Bedroom 

Your bedroom is the most personal space of your entire house. It is where you lay down to get your beautiful slumber rest to escape the chaos of the outside world. After a hard day at work, all you want to do is curl up in those soft sheets. Besides, it is also the room you do your reading, meditation, and general relaxation. Since this space is so precious, you should put the effort into […]

Best VPS Hosting Providers 2021 | Compared & Reviewed

VPS server is relatively a new technology that dedicates a physical specific space on a server to the user. No other one has access to this part, and you experience no competition for resources and performance. It’s similar to a fully dedicated server with lower capacity and, indeed, lower cost. We can call it such a private server among a shared server. Users have root access to the server; they can install applications and change […]

Understanding Advanced Filters in Excel

Microsoft stands out as an associate industry-standard tool in the business world.  Having a solid foundation to face out can set you with the exception of your peers in today’s competitive job market.  Recognizing this, the iSchool is providing students access to the Microsoft surpass coaching stand-out 2016 certification program that’s recognized around the world. changing into AN commissioned Microsoft work Specialist in stand out is proof-positive of your proficiency with this tool. This MOS […]

Should First Time Home Buyers Care About Property Depreciation Schedules?

Buying your first home can be expensive. Between the price of the home itself, legal fees, engineer costs, realtor expenses and everything else that goes into buying a home, the costs can rack up quickly. The good news is that if you are buying your first home for income-producing purposes, you can gain some of that money back by creating a property depreciation schedule. In the same way that you can claim for wear and […]