Sugar Land

This Evening: Olson To Host Human Trafficking Summit

STAFFORD, TX – Today, Rep. Pete Olson, co-chair of the Victims’ Rights Caucus, will host a human trafficking summit with local officials, law enforcement and community leaders to discuss human trafficking in the Houston region. The summit will consist of a presentation, panel discussion and breakout training sessions about ways to combat human trafficking and provide help to the victims. This summit expands on Rep. Olson and Fort Bend County Judge KP George’s promise to develop a task […]

Jungle Animals and Jazz at the Historic Sugar Land Auditorium in May

Shere Khan (Alexandria Gomez), Shanti (Jaleena Cate), Mowgli (Luca Marino), Baloo (Bryant Sanchez) and Bagheera (Ashley Janak) in Inspiration Stage’s Jungle Book KIDS Photo credit for Jungle Book production photos: Mandy Seymore-Sensat

Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS runs May 3-5;  Chicago: High School Edition runs May 17-19 SUGAR LAND, Texas (April 18, 2019) – Inspiration Stage presents two exciting musicals in May — Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS features young actors, ages six to 12, while Chicago: High School Edition features teen actors. Visit the Jungle May 3-5!  The jungle will be jumpin’ with a jazzy beat in Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS. Specially adapted from the classic Disney animated film, the musical features […]

Sen. Cruz: Technical Education and Apprenticeship Scholarships Will Create a Strong, Educated, Future Workforce

Kicks off ‘Education Opportunity Tour’ with stops in Houston and Fort Bend County ROSENBERG, Texas – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today kicked off his ‘Education Opportunity Tour,’ of Texas schools, workplaces, and college campuses with a tour of an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) construction site and visit to Texas State Technical College Fort Bend County. In February, Sen. Cruz introduced the Education Freedom Scholarships and Opportunity Act, a bill that would expand elementary, secondary, and vocational […]

Experience Life Chiropractic Opens Doors In Richmond

Ribbon Cutting for Experience Life Chiropractic

April 9, 2019 – MISSOUR CITY, TX – The Central Fort Bend Chamber and the community celebrated the grand opening and ribbon cutting for Experience Life Chiropractic in Richmond on April 4th.  Dr. Daryn McCarter and his wife Morgan welcomed everyone with appetizers, raffles and tours.  Experience Life Chiropractic is a family-focused, neurologically-based chiropractic health center that specializes in prenatal and pediatric chiropractic care.  Most adjustments in the office are instrument-based allowing for gentle, consistent […]

Hold on Tight!Child Advocates of Fort Bend is planning Up, Up and Away Gala  

Playing the part for the “Up, Up and Away” Gala shown front row (L to R) are: Cynthia Barratt, Marilyn Parker, Rose Mary Martinez. Back row (L to R) are: Charles Hewitt, Jamie Lenard, Theresa Ku-Hardison, Thomas Mason, George Haines, Courtney Mason, Nick Townsell and Clayton Reeves. In the basket is Princess.

Longtime supporter, OCuSOFT, Inc. is participating as a Blue Sky sponsor at Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s 19th annual Gala “Up, Up and Away” on May 4, 2019 at the Sugar Land Marriott Town Square. “The Gala committee is hard at work and we’re excited to put together another top-notch event that’s full of energy while raising money for the agency,” stated Event Chair Lisa Moore. “In addition to Diamond Club seats behind home plate at […]

Olson Explores Veterans For Student Mentoring

From left to right: Pearland ISD Trustee Jeff Barry, Texas Veterans Commissioner Kevin Barber, Alvin ISD Board of Trustees Pos. 1 Julie Pickern, Pearland ISD Mentor Volunteer Specialist Mandy Benedix, Pearland ISD Superintendent Dr. John Kelly, Alvin ISD Director of Family Engagement Anna Pasarella, Alvin ISD Parent Liason Melissa Igo, Alvin ISD Interim Superintendent Dr. Daniel Combs, Fort Bend County Judge KP George, VFW National Legislative Committee Member Sgt. Lupita Perez, Rep. Pete Olson, Fort Bend ISD Director of Collaborative Communities/GPS Pamela Shaw, Fort Bend ISD Assistant Superintendent Dr. Anthony Indelicato, Katy ISD Assistant Superintendent for Elementary School Leadership and Support, Dr. Vonda Washington, Travis Manion Senior Manager Cress Clippard, Travis Manion Foundation Manager Tanna Harris and Travis Manion Foundation Coordinator Luis Gonzales

SUGAR LAND, TX – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today hosted a roundtable to bring local elected officials, veterans organizations and school districts together to discuss how we can connect veterans with local students as mentors. Fort Bend County Judge KP George, Assistant Superintendent and District Coordinator for School Improvement in Fort Bend ISD Dr. Anthony Indelicato, Interim Superintendent of Alvin ISD Dr. Daniel Combs, Director of Family Engagement for Alvin ISD Anna Pasarella, Pearland ISD Superintendent Dr. […]

Microchipping is a FREE CALL HOME FOR LIFE

Saturday, March 30, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Live Oak Grill – Sugar Land 12935 Dairy Ashford Rd, Sugar Land, Texas 77478   Please note, pets and their families do not need to live IN Sugar Land to take advantage of this offer. Cats should be in a secure carrier and it is recommended that dogs be on a no-slip leash with a securely fastened collar that they can’t pull out of (please no retractable leashes). […]

Olson Attends Utmb Health Clear Lake Campus Grand Opening

Rep. Olson and UTMB Health President Dr. David Callendar

SUGAR LAND, TX – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) yesterday attended the ribbon cutting and grand opening ceremony for University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (UTMB) Health Clear Lake Campus Hospital in Webster. Olson presented UTMB Health President Dr. David Callendar and Executive VP and CEO of the UTMB Health System Donna Sollenberger with a certificate of recognition for the grand opening. “I’m honored to welcome UTMB Health to TX-22,” Rep. Pete Olson said. “This new location […]

Olson Addresses 36A Coalition Meeting

Olson speaks at the 36A Coalition meeting

SUGAR LAND, TX – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today attended the 36A Coalition’s monthly luncheon. He was the keynote speaker and discussed the importance of Highway 36A as an evacuation route during natural disasters and his efforts to encourage exportation of American and Texas-produced energy around the world. The Highway 36A Coalition is a tri-county group promoting traffic solutions, economic development in Brazoria, Fort Bend and Waller counties. “As our region grows, we must properly invest […]

Central Fort Bend Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting For Alicia’s Mexican Grille – Richmond/Sugar Land

The Central Fort Bend Chamber celebrated the Grand Opening for Alicia’s Mexican Grille – Richmond/Sugar Land with a Ribbon Cutting on March 6, 2019.  The Herrera family greeted everyone, shared the history of their family of restaurants, and treated attendees to delicious appetizers. David & Alicia Herrera spoke of their dream to build something that would allow their children the opportunity to work for the family.  The first Alicia’s Mexican Grille opened in Cypress in […]