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2017 Good Brick Award Winner

| May 1, 2017
2017 Good Brick  Award Winner

A 1920s Building Receives A Facelift, A New Life And A New Family Since 1979, Preservation Houston has presented the Good Brick Awards recognizing outstanding contributions to the preservation, restoration and enhancement of Houston’s architectural and cultural heritage.

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Vibrancy

| May 1, 2017
Vibrancy

Houston Artist And Poet Carolyn Dahl Fills Her Life With Inspired Accomplishments Interview by Mara Soloway It’s rare that Carolyn Dahl creates artworks with muted colors. The vibrant hues she uses for her artistry are inspired by the first box of crayons she received as a child growing up in rural Minnesota. “I think I […]

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Memorial Hermann Cypress Hospital Now Serving the Community

| May 1, 2017
Memorial Hermann Cypress Hospital Now Serving the Community

Medical Expertise Offers World-Class Care By Mara Soloway At 7 a.m. on March 31, the Memorial Hermann Health System welcomed a new hospital in the fast-growing Cypress/Northwest Houston area. Memorial Hermann Cypress Hospital is a full-service, acute-care hospital located on 32 acres on the northeast side of Highway 290 and Grand Parkway, between Mason and […]

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Happenings in CY-FAIR May 2017

| May 1, 2017
Happenings in CY-FAIR May 2017

STAGEWORKS THEATRE SUMMER CAMPS OPEN FOR ENROLLMENT The Stageworks Theatre Acting Academy’s 2017 Summer Camps are open for enrollment. There are performance and skill-based classes for all ages, and all levels of experience. If you’d like to discuss what classes are best for your performer, call 281-587-6100 for help to determine the best fit. Payment […]

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Enjoy Fun-Filled Days and Lazy Nights at The Woodlands Resort this Summer

| May 1, 2017
Enjoy Fun-Filled Days and Lazy Nights  at The Woodlands Resort this Summer

An Enchanted Oasis Minutes From Houston, But Worlds Apart As temperatures begin to heat up in Texas, so does the fun at The Woodlands® Resort. Located just 30 minutes north of downtown Houston and set among 350 wooded acres, this fully renovated resort is the number one choice for families throughout Texas looking for a […]

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MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Sylvia and Zachary

| May 1, 2017
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Sylvia and Zachary

A damsel in distress and a chivalrous Texas A&M University Corpsman met by chance at Spence Park in College Station. Little did they know this encounter would become a prelude to matrimony, complete with a romantic spring proposal under the Century Tree!

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Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – May 2017

| May 1, 2017
Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now – May 2017

WILD BLUE DENIM is a brand that aims to empower young women, with goals …  and give them the opportunity to grow up in a world that values them, so that they too can live an original, authentic life just like Sadie Robertson. wildbluedenim.com

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Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Great Finds in Houston and Beyond!

| May 1, 2017
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Great Finds in Houston and Beyond!

My parents both suffered from Alz­hei­mer’s disease, re­­­­­­quiri­ng specialized care. I am not a specialist in Alz­heimer’s care nor am I trained to give medical advice. That said, as a child of two parents with Alz­heimer’s, I know something about the struggles for families living with the disease.

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Cy-Fair Business May 2017

| May 1, 2017
Cy-Fair Business May 2017

JOHNSON DEVELOPMENT CORP. PROMOTES GOFF, SMITH; JOHNSON REMAINS CHAIRMAN AND CEO Johnson Development Corp. has announced the promotion of Doug Goff and Michael J. Smith to co-presidents of the company, a milestone achievement for two key members of the management team who have helped establish Johnson as a preeminent residential and commercial land development company. […]

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Managing Arthritis is More Than Treating Pain

| May 1, 2017
Managing Arthritis is More Than Treating Pain

The Goal Of Treatment Is To Prevent Long-Term Joint And Organ Damage Over 50 million Americans have arthritis, making it the number one cause of disability in the country. If you’re one of them, all you can think about is being able to walk, bend and reach without joint pain. While that directly impacts your […]

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Around Cy-Fair, May 2017

| May 1, 2017
Around Cy-Fair,  May 2017

RUNNING FOR HEARTS 5K FAMILY FUN RUN AND WALK BENEFITS SHIELD BEARER Hundreds of runners and walkers participated in the 2nd Annual Running for Hearts 5K Family Fun Run and Walk benefiting Shield Bearer at Northside Christian Church on March 25. This event, co-chaired by Precinct 4 Harris County Commissioner R. Jack Cagle and Shield […]

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HISTORICALLY CY-FAIR – The Juergen House at Cypress Top Historic Park: An 1856 Hotel

| May 1, 2017
HISTORICALLY CY-FAIR – The Juergen House at Cypress Top Historic Park: An 1856 Hotel

Like all the old buildings at the Historic Park, the Juergen House has an interesting history. Unfortunately the walls don’t talk. Helping to unravel the ongoing mysteries of its past are a family oral history and a property title policy purchased by E. F. Juergen in 1910. On Feb. 27, 1856, William R. Baker purchased […]

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Walls Gone Wild

| May 1, 2017
Walls Gone Wild

High-Impact Wallpaper Trends By Cheryl Alexander From floral to fauna, from bold to demure, from tropical to traditional, this season wallpapers are wild with prints, textures and colors. Whether your home makeover involves an entire room or a tiny nook, we’ve compiled some cool new concepts for you to consider. NATURE-INSPIRED WALLPAPER Whether your taste […]

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Metal Roofs are Growing in Popularity

| May 1, 2017
Metal Roofs are Growing in Popularity

They Have Several Advantages For Homes In The South With the new year, homeowners are looking to new trends as they make home renovation plans. The roof is the biggest design element on a home and probably the most important. Metal roofs are growing in popularity and are poised to make a big impact in […]

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Discoveries May 2017

| May 1, 2017
Discoveries May 2017

SAGAPONECK STRIPED-EDGE RUG Adding an artistic touch to any room, the Sagaponeck rug is hand-woven in India from a wool-and-cotton blend and features a solid-colored central panel and striped edges.

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students May 2017

| May 1, 2017
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students May 2017

CYPRESS WOODS GIRLS CLINCH 17-6A GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP The Cypress Woods High School girls’ golf team clinched the team championship with a two-round score of 682 (341-341) at the District 17-6A Golf Tournament, held April 5-6 at Cypress Lakes Golf Club. The Wildcats qualified for the Region III-6A Golf Tournament, set for April 24-25 at Eagle […]

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Book Reviews May 2017

| May 1, 2017
Book Reviews May 2017

New releases with something for everyone

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Fritz Hatton and Arietta Wines: Harmonizing Life’s Passions

| May 1, 2017
Fritz Hatton and Arietta Wines: Harmonizing Life’s Passions

Classical Music And Opera Inspires Winemakers By Denman Moody A mong charity wine auction attendees, Fritz Hatton is well known for his booming voice, bowties and jovial manner as he rhythmically tallies up millions of dollars for worthy causes like Auction Napa Valley, L’Ete du Vin in Nashville, the Detroit International Wine Auction, and a […]

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Honda Civic & Mazda 6

| May 1, 2017
Honda Civic & Mazda 6

By Kelly Foss Honda Civic| Starting price: $18,700 The creation of this new 10th-generation Civic represents one of the most comprehensive and ambitious new-model developments ever undertaken by Honda. The change is truly transformational and buyers now have a totally new Civic. The Civic is a world car so the new design has to play […]

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A Vision in White

| April 1, 2017
A Vision in White

Clean Lines And Open Spaces Make This Home Shine Octavio Orozco figures if he can visualize how an ad campaign is going to turn out, he can visualize the end design of a house.

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