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Cypress Neighbors and Community Gather for Deep Cypress Gardens Groundbreaking

| June 1, 2017
Cypress Neighbors and Community Gather for Deep Cypress Gardens Groundbreaking

First Public Garden Property Of Its Kind In Cypress Is Slated To Open In 2018 Cypress residents and community leaders joined together to celebrate the groundbreaking of Deep Cypress Gardens on April 19. The ceremony featured a celebratory speech from Teri Quance, CEO/President of Deep Cypress Alliance, a blessing over the property from Reverend Gene […]

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How to Put the Brakes on Pet Car Sickness

| June 1, 2017
How to Put the Brakes on Pet Car Sickness

Remedies For Dogs Who Travel Many of us may be planning on hitting the road with our pooches for a little summer fun. However, for some four-legged family members, road trips can mean upset tummies. Queasiness in the car is not just a human problem. Dogs and puppies do sometimes experience motion sickness on car […]

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Happenings in CY-FAIR June 2017

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

HOUSTON EXOTIC AUTO FESTIVAL & LUXURY LIFESTYLE E-X-P-O, JUNE 4 The 2017 Houston Exotic Auto Festival & Luxury Lifestyle E-X-P-O will be held at NRG Center, Hall B, One NRG Park, in Houston on Sunday, June 4 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. The event will include McLaren, Aston Martin, Jaguar, Alfa Romeo, Rolls Royce, Bugatti, Ferrari, […]

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MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Stephy and Bryan

| June 1, 2017
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Stephy and Bryan

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 – June 2017

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

Ziad Nakad Spring-Summer Collection 2017

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Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Settling Estates Filled with Antiques

| June 1, 2017
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Settling Estates Filled with Antiques

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 June 2017

| June 1, 2017
Cy-Fair Business June 2017

BRIDGELAND FARMERS MARKET SHOWCASES SPRING GARDENING Bridgeland, a northwest Houston master planned community, was focused on Mother’s Day with plenty of in-season produce and live music from Bridgeland resident Mike Gilbert during its monthly Farmers Market on May 14. The monthly event takes place in the parking lot adjacent to the Lakeland Activity Center, located […]

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the Editor’s Picks … June 2017

| June 1, 2017
the Editor’s Picks … June 2017

– Man Saves Abandoned Fawn
– Peach Bourbon Arnold Palmer
– Cowboy Caviar

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Botulinum Toxin Injections Between the Brows Produce Significant Patient Satisfaction Rates

| June 1, 2017
Botulinum Toxin Injections Between the Brows Produce Significant Patient Satisfaction Rates

Study Highlights Patient-Perceived Benefits Botulinum toxin type A injections are the most common cosmetic procedure performed in the United States. There were 4.3 million procedures performed in 2015 accounting for 42 percent of all cosmetic procedures in that year, based on the Cosmetic Surgery National Data Bank Statistics from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic […]

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Prostate Cancer Screening Rates Appear to Level after Recent Drop

| June 1, 2017
Prostate Cancer Screening Rates Appear to Level after Recent Drop

  Declines In PSA Testing That Came After Changes In Government Screening Guidelines Have Abated Declines in prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing that came after changes in government screening guidelines have abated in recent years, according to a new study. Writing in JAMA Internal Medicine, American Cancer Society investigators say about one in three men […]

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Around Cy-Fair, June 2017

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

NORTHWEST ASSISTANCE MINISTRIES RECEIVES 2,400 POUNDS OF NEW MERCHANDISE FROM BURLINGTON STORES Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) received 2,400 pounds of brand new merchandise from Burlington Stores through its partner, K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers. The donation of six pallets of new mixed merchandise from Burlington Stores included clothes for men, women and children, as well as home décor, […]

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HISTORICALLY CY-FAIR – E.F. Juergen, A Man with Many Hats

| June 1, 2017
HISTORICALLY CY-FAIR – E.F. Juergen, A Man with Many Hats

The land, buildings and furnishings that make up Cypress Top Historic Park were once owned and operated by E.F. Juergen. He was “Mr. Cypress.” E.F. Juergen was born in 1871 and by 1895 had constructed a general merchandise store in Waller for Ed Weygand, Sr. Ever the enterpriser, he married Weygand’s daughter in December. They […]

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What’s Underfoot in Laminate Flooring

| June 1, 2017
What’s Underfoot in Laminate Flooring

Laminate flooring is a multi-layer synthetic flooring product fused together using a lamination process. This type of flooring can accurately simulate almost anything — wood, stone, even photographs or scans of anything imaginable — by covering a photographic applique layer with a clear protective layer. The interior layer is typically composed of melamine resin and […]

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It’s Summertime, and the Outdoor Living is Easy

| June 1, 2017
It’s Summertime, and the Outdoor Living is Easy

These Ideas Will Keep You Outdoors, No Matter How High The Temperature Climbs By Mara Soloway It’s summer, which means it’s time to enjoy your backyard and entertain on the patio. While the mercury is already on the rise in our area, don’t let the high temperatures send you, your family and your guests indoors […]

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Discoveries June 2017

| June 1, 2017
Discoveries June 2017

GRILLWORKS DUAL 42 This will make dad put away all of his other grills. Two independent crankwheel-controlled grill surfaces that can be coupled with the flip of a lever into one large one, Asador tube frame, fire brick back, twin folding side trays and rotisserie make this unit a standout.

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students July 2017

| June 1, 2017
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students July 2017

CYPRESS SPRINGS TEAM WINS COOKING CHALLENGE ON FOX TV SHOW Team “School Pride,” featuring staff and administrators from Cypress Springs High School, won the cooking challenge on the June 7 episode of Chef Gordon Ramsay’s new food show, The F Word. “School Pride,” consisting of Cypress Springs staff Dr. Cheryl Henry, principal; Andrea Lagard, associate […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students June 2017

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

CFISD ATHLETES WIN EIGHT MEDALS AT STATE TRACK MEET The Cypress Springs High School girls’ track and field team placed third overall, and CFISD brought home eight medals at the UIL State Track and Field Meet, held May 12-13 in Austin. The Lady Panthers track team, which placed second in 2014, third in 2015 and […]

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Book Reviews June 2017

| June 1, 2017
Book Reviews June 2017

New releases with something for everyone

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Lexus RC Coupe and Kia Forte

| June 1, 2017
Lexus RC Coupe and Kia Forte

  Lexus RC Coupe | Starting price: $40,000 Any proper luxury brand like Lexus is expected to offer a sporty luxury coupe. It must have the obligatory front engine, rear-wheel-drive layout, two doors, swoopy styling and lots of power. The Lexus RC coupe fits that description very well. The RC is offered in several versions. […]

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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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