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Cy-Fair Business April 2017

| April 1, 2017
Cy-Fair Business April 2017

NEW BRIDGELAND HIGH SCHOOL DESIGN IS CUTTING-EDGE IN INNOVATION AND EDUCATION Bridgeland High School is poised to lead the way in size, educational design and curriculum with a focus on collaboration, hands-on learning and early industry training. As part of the Cypress-Fairbanks Indepen­dent School District’s one million-square-foot, multi-campus site, the school will stand as the […]

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Six Steps Toward Preventing Nearly Half of Colorectal Cancer Cases

| April 1, 2017
Six Steps Toward Preventing Nearly Half of Colorectal Cancer Cases

Research-Based Strategies To Reduce Your Risk Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the United States. It is also one of the most preventable. Research shows that Americans can prevent tens of thousands of colorectal cancer cases every year through diet, physically activity and weight management, say experts at the American Institute of […]

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Around Cy-Fair, April 2017

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

FOURTH ANNUAL SUPERINTENDENT’S FUN RUN RAISES $67,000 More than 5,500 community members gathered at the Berry Center and Towne Lake on Feb. 18 for the fourth annual Superintendent’s Fun Run, a fundraiser that is expected to generate more than $67,000 for the Cy-Fair Educational Foundation (CFEF). With the theme “Superheroes for Kids,” the fun run […]

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HISTORICALLY CY-FAIR – Antiques All Have A Story

| April 1, 2017
HISTORICALLY CY-FAIR – Antiques All Have A Story

Some may question our fascination with all the old stuff in Juergen’s Store at Cypress Top Historic Park. After all, that small display case on the end of the counter is worn and not pretty. Yet it tells a story about the store, entrepreneurship, an American business success story and ultimately, America’s story. The display […]

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The High Point of Your Home Decor

| April 1, 2017
The High Point of Your Home Decor

Show Off Your Decorating Flair With These Home Interior Trends By Mara Soloway The High Point Market is back with its home interiors prognostications for this Spring. This twice-yearly market held in North Carolina is full of design and furniture inspiration. If you can’t find something you love at this market, then it just hasn’t […]

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Make Pool Maintenance a Pleasant Experience

| April 1, 2017
Make Pool Maintenance  a Pleasant Experience

These Tips From The Pros Can Help You Keep Your Pool Sparkling  By Merry Wise  Pool season is here! The weather is warm, and it’s time to enjoy the pool once again. Use these useful professional tips to take the struggle out of pool maintenance and make it the fun experience it is meant to be. […]

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Discoveries April 2017

| April 1, 2017
Discoveries April 2017

SHELBY DILLON BLUE ELEPHANT PILLOW Grab this limited edition, Blue Elephant Pillow for your home today. This 100% cotton twill pillow with a luxurious down insert is a perfect fit for your living space or bedroom. The 90/10 down insert is oversized, creating an extra fluffy throw pillow experience and that soft, luxurious feel that […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students April 2017

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

CYPRESS RIDGE STUDENT WINS KPRC SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP Cypress Ridge High School graduating senior Silvia Navarrete was among the Houston-area high school students selected to receive a KPRC 2 Senior Scholarship, sponsored by Texas Mattress Makers. Throughout the spring, KPRC representatives are traveling to various high schools to surprise students with $2,500 scholarships to a college […]

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‘Thousands Guys in Ties’ Expands To Nine Schools in Fifth Year

| April 1, 2017
‘Thousands Guys in Ties’ Expands To Nine Schools in Fifth Year

Students at nine CFISD schools celebrated unity and empowerment through the Thousand Guys and Gals in Ties or Girls in Pearls conferences the week of March 6-10. The program invites at least 1,000 young men or women at each campus to wear dress attire for an inspirational and educational opportunity. The event, which launched at […]

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TOURNAMENT DI TEAMS WIN AWARDS AT REGIONAL

| April 1, 2017
TOURNAMENT DI TEAMS WIN AWARDS AT REGIONAL

Thirteen CFISD Destination Imagination (DI) teams walked away victorious from the March 4 Gulf Coast Regional Tournament held at Seven Lakes High School in Katy ISD. More than 300 teams competed for the coveted honor of advancing to the Affiliate (State) Tournament, to be held in Lubbock April 7-8. DI promotes team-building for students in […]

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Book Reviews April 2017

| April 1, 2017
Book Reviews April 2017

New releases with something for everyone

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Acura MDX & Toyota Avalon

| April 1, 2017
Acura MDX & Toyota Avalon

By Kelly Foss mycardata.com Acura MDX | Starting price: $44,000 The MDX is a charter member of the midsize SUV fraternity. It first hit the market in 2000. With no traditional truck-based body-on-frame vehicles built by Honda or Acura, the front wheel driver/all-wheel drive MDX became an industry innovator. SUV’s in this class come with […]

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Volunteerism and Generosity Fuel The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™

| March 1, 2017
Volunteerism and Generosity Fuel The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™

Chairman Jack Lyons Has Given His Time And Effort Since 1981 By Mara Soloway The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ will welcome visitors from March 7-26 with its well-established array of attractions, entertainment and special events – everything from horse and livestock shows to children’s learning opportunities such as AGventure, from school art displays to […]

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Folksy, Funky and Fun

| March 1, 2017
Folksy, Funky and Fun

Bayou City Art Festival’s Featured Artist Amanda Bennett Defies Convention By Cheryl Alexander Amanda Bennett, this year’s Bayou City Art Festival Featured Artist, is a self-taught, mixed media artist who has fused together acrylic paint and photographs on plywood to create her own unique, folksy style that is as hip as it gets. The images […]

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Dance Teams Participate in Super Bowl 51

| March 1, 2017
Dance Teams Participate in Super Bowl 51

Cy-Fair Brigade, Cypress Lakes Sterling Stars And The Jersey Village Gold Dusters Performed With Lady Gaga Dance team members representing the Cy-Fair Brigade, Cypress Lakes Sterling Stars and the Jersey Village Gold Dusters participated in the Super Bowl 51 halftime performance at NRG Stadium on Feb. 5. Selected groups began rehearsing for the performance in […]

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Happenings in CY-FAIR March 2017

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

CYPRESS CREEK ACCEPTING 2017 NOMINATIONS FOR WALL OF HONOR Cypress Creek High School continues its tradition of acknowledging the outstanding lifetime achievements and significant contributions of Cypress Creek graduates with the induction of another Wall of Honor class this spring. A Wall of Honor committee comprised of current and former principals, counselors and various Cypress […]

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MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Amanda & Robert

| March 1, 2017
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Amanda & Robert

They both grew up in The Wood­lands and attended Mont­gomery High School. But it wasn’t until after graduation that Amanda Winski and Robert Neigh­bors connected, romanced and finally tied the knot!

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Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – March 2017

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

DOLCE & GABBANA– Mini Sicily Tote in white and navy leather.

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Cy-Fair Business March 2017

| March 1, 2017
Cy-Fair Business March 2017

BRIDGELAND HS NAMES RAFFIELD ATHLETIC COORDINATOR, COACH David Raffield, campus athletic coordinator and head coach at A&M Consolidated High School in College Station, was named the incoming head coach and campus athletic coordinator for Bridgeland High School on Jan. 25. CFISD’s 12th comprehensive high school, Bridgeland will open at 10707 Mason Road in the 2017-2018 […]

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