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An Extraordinary Urban Estate

| February 1, 2018
An Extraordinary Urban Estate

Rich textures, color, light, and blended styles tell this home’s story

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Born An Artist

| February 1, 2018
Born An Artist

Houstonian Cindi Rose is on the cutting edge of silhouette artistry Text and photos by Mara Soloway You’re either born an artist or not.” Renowned silhouette artist and native Houstonian Cindi Harwood Rose knew that she was at a very young age. “Around age 2, I picked up a pair of rounded scissors and etched […]

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Cy-Fair High School Football Team Wins 2017 Class 6A Division II State Championship

| February 1, 2018
Cy-Fair High School Football Team Wins 2017  Class 6A Division II State Championship

School And Community Celebrate With Parade And Rally The Cy-Fair High School football team was honored and celebrated for winning the 2017 Class 6A Division II state championship as the school, alumni and community members came together for a parade on Jan. 12 and rally that followed at the high school football field. The Bobcats […]

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School, Community Benefit from Holiday Giving

| February 1, 2018
School, Community Benefit from Holiday Giving

Postma Elementary School first-grade teacher Theresa Lynn (back) stands with her students with the nearly 1,400 food items they helped collect as part of the school’s food drive to give back to Cy-Hope’s Backpack Buddy Program. Postma donated more than 2,500 items. CFISD Students Participate In Multiple Events Students in CFISD closed the fall semester […]

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Happenings in Cy-Fair February 2018

| February 1, 2018
Happenings in Cy-Fair February 2018

CYPRESSWOODS HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS PETER PAN THE MUSICAL, FEB. 1-3 Cypresswoods High School will present Peter Pan the Musical on Feb. 1-3. This will be CyWoods’ 2017-2018 Tommy Tune Award nominee. Tickets can be purchased at showtix4u.com. The large cast will include approximately 30 CyWoods students in acting roles and 20 in tech roles. Part […]

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MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Jacklyn & Tyler

| February 1, 2018
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Jacklyn & Tyler

Text by Melanie Saxton  Photos by Alicia Pyne of Mustard Seed Photography Jacklyn Wilken and Tyler Hendrickson met as college freshmen and became friends in a Petroleum Engineering 101 class. By the second semester they were dating, and after seven years of togetherness, they celebrated a stunning wedding and reception at Chandelier Grove in Tomball […]

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Fashion – What’s in Stores Now –
February 2018

| February 1, 2018
Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – </br> February 2018</br>

Konstantino – The Faceted Doublet Wire Earrings in intricately carved sterling silver and 18-karat yellow gold floral detailing.  neimanmarcus.com

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Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Trends in Wine Glass Collecting

| February 1, 2018
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Trends in Wine Glass Collecting

Dr. Lori Verderame is an antiques appraiser, internationally syndicated columnist and author, and award-winning TV personality who stars on History’s The Curse of Oak Island and Discovery’s Auction Kings. With a Ph.D. from Penn State University and experience appraising 20,000 antiques every year, Dr. Lori presents antique appraisal events to worldwide audiences. call 888-431-1010 or […]

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Cy-Fair Business January 2018

| February 1, 2018
Cy-Fair Business January 2018

MEMORIAL HERMANN CYPRESS HOSPITAL NOW OFFERS PET THERAPY VISITS TO PATIENTS Modeled after successful pet therapy programs across the Memorial Hermann Health System, Memorial Hermann Cypress Hospital now offers pet therapy visits to patients. “We have seen the calming and positive impact the pet visits can have on patients. We believe this is one more […]

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Treating Obesity as a Disease

| February 1, 2018
Treating Obesity as a Disease

A roadmap to losing weight and keeping it off According to guidelines released by the American Heart As­sociation, American College of Cardiology and The Obesity Society, doctors should consider obesity a disease and more actively treat obese patients for weight loss. The guidelines, issued in November 2013, reflect the latest information that scientists have about […]

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Periodontal Disease

| February 1, 2018
Periodontal Disease

Steps to prevent it from forming and progressing Periodontal plastic surgery is de­signed to restore form and function to the gum tissue, periodontal ligament, and the bone that supports your teeth or an individual tooth. The real long-term goal of any periodontal surgery is to increase the life expectancy of the teeth and their usefulness; […]

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Discoveries February 2018

| February 1, 2018
Discoveries  February 2018

Brass Ram: This decorative accessory has a rustic appearance and fits most any décor.

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HISTORICALLY CY-FAIR
The Passing of the Carolina Parakeet and the Migratory Bird Treaty Act

| February 1, 2018
HISTORICALLY CY-FAIR </br> The Passing of the Carolina Parakeet and the Migratory Bird Treaty Act

A hundred years ago this month, a tragedy befell us when the last Carolina Parakeet died in the Cincinnati Zoo on Feb. 21, 1918. Once abundant, this noisy, attractive bird was the only native parrot that inhabited Texas and the eastern United States. John James Audubon, who painted most of the birds of North America, […]

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Get the Look of Reclaimed Wood Flooring

| February 1, 2018
Get the Look of Reclaimed Wood Flooring

Real and fabricated materials can give your home this vintage look Watch any remodeling program on the home improvement networks and you’ll see flooring with a lived-in look being placed in new and remodeled homes. Everything old is new again. Whether you call it distressed or reclaimed, the look of this flooring evokes rustic farmhomes […]

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Warm Up With Comfort Foods

| February 1, 2018
Warm Up With Comfort Foods

COZY UP TO COMFORT FOODS Creating a comfort food masterpiece like Roasted Sonoma Chicken with Wild Rice and Carrot Butter is a no-brainer when hunger hits along with chilly winter air. The dish’s warm, captivating spices will help you forget about the frosty climate around you. But to truly keep winter winds at bay, try […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students January 2018

| February 1, 2018
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students January 2018

CFISD COLLABORATES WITH CITY OF HOUSTON FOR SEE TO SUCCEED INITIATIVE FOR STUDENTS Following a very successful first year, CFISD bussed even more students – approximately 1,600 – to the Berry Center from Jan. 8-11 for free comprehensive eye exams and eyewear provided by the Harris County Health Department’s See to Succeed program. The See […]

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Wine: New Year, New Shopping List

| February 1, 2018
Wine:  New Year, New Shopping List

Great values in all price ranges Here are some great values in their respective price ranges to search out and purchase in 2018! Rosé and Sparkling Wines Jaume Serra Cristalino Brut Cava (Spain) non-vintage — Surprisingly delightful! $9 Bervini 1955 Vino Spumanti Rosé Extra Dry non-vintage (Italy) — Perfect with honey goat cheese. $16 William […]

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Book Reviews February 2018

| February 1, 2018
Book Reviews February 2018

Texas Modern Texas Modern gives readers an up-close look into the Lone Star State’s innovative contemporary architecture and design scenes by showcasing a stunning range of modern homes. Set out with beautiful full-color photography and laden with intricate plans and drawings, this book delves into the finer details of trending architectural styles. Get a peek […]

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Buick LaCrosse and Ford EcoSport

| February 1, 2018
Buick LaCrosse and Ford EcoSport

By Kelly Foss mycardata.com Buick LaCrosse | STARTING PRICE: $29,595 The LaCrosse is a midsize luxury sedan made by General Motors’ Buick brand. The vehicle is upscale, quiet and smooth, possessing many advanced technologies. The 2018 models showcase several significant changes. Think of the LaCrosse as fitting between a Toyota Avalon and a Lexus ES350. […]

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