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MADDOX LANDSCAPING & CUSTOM POOLS

| October 1, 2011
MADDOX LANDSCAPING & CUSTOM POOLS

Team Maddox has been operating in Fort Bend County for over 25 years. Team Maddox specializes in landscape design and installation, complete lawn and landscape maintenance, custom gunite pools, waterfalls, drainage, irrigation, outdoor kitchens, arbors, mosquito control systems and fencing. How can Team Maddox exceed your expectations? 281-232-4100 www.maddoxlandscaping.com

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ALLIED OUTDOOR SOLUTIONS

| October 1, 2011
ALLIED OUTDOOR SOLUTIONS

Carvestone®, by Allied Outdoor Solutions, transforms your pool deck, driveway or patio, creating the beautiful look of stone without the hassle and expense of tear-out. Randy Lemmon, of 740KTRH’s GardenLine, an Allied customer himself, calls Carvestone® the “perfect solution and 100% customizable since it is carved and colored by hand.” 1-888-460-6079 www.BeautifyYourConcrete.com

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A-BEAR POOL INNOVATIONS

| October 1, 2011
A-BEAR POOL INNOVATIONS

A-Bear Pool Innovations specializes in custom gunite swimming pools, waterfalls, outdoor kitchens, mosquito control, lighting, drainage and landscaping to create a beautiful backyard paradise for families. Family owned and operated makes a world of difference for personalized service. Their professional staff creates a custom and unique design for each and every customer. Whatever the design […]

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Gifts for Dads & Grads

| October 1, 2011
Gifts for Dads & Grads

Perfect Outdoor Entertainment Areas GREEN LINKS Golf greens, playgrounds, bocce ball, lawn areas and fire pits are just a few of the outdoor entertainment areas that Green Links provides. These synthetic turf game courts, playgrounds and lawns are beautiful, clean and inviting year round. Green Links has eight-plus years experience installing synthetic turf, stone work […]

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CALIFORNIA CLOSETS

| October 1, 2011
CALIFORNIA CLOSETS

California Closets organizing systems make life simpler in every area of the home. Whether a closet, home office, pantry, entertainment system or garage, California Closets’ design consultants help define objectives and explore options to fit your style, budget and storage requirements. Visit www.calclosets.com, or for a complimentary in-home design consultation, call 713-785-0111.

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EFLOORS / FLOOR IT TODAY

| October 1, 2011
EFLOORS / FLOOR IT TODAY

Floor it Today is the flooring specialists online, Shop at Home, and in retail. You can trust their experienced staff to provide you with top quality service in helping you to select the right floor for your needs. They handle all the details, big or small, from delivery to install, so you can focus on […]

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CUSTOM WINDOW DESIGNS

| October 1, 2011
CUSTOM WINDOW DESIGNS

Window treatments are the perfect compliment to any room. Custom Window Designs will work with you to select the right treatments to reflect your own definitive style and purpose, to cover the windows for privacy or light control and add to your décor with luscious drapery treatments. Providing blinds, shutters, custom draperies and bedding since […]

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REMEDY ROOFING

| October 1, 2011
REMEDY ROOFING

If you are looking for an experienced roofing company, Remedy Roofing is your company! Remedy Roofing is the leader in residential and commercial roof installations. Their award-winning quality, reputable, and experienced workmanship is sure to impress. They offer quality products and exceptional service at an honest price. Remedy Roofing takes great pride in providing the […]

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TILE ZONE

| October 1, 2011
TILE ZONE

Tile Zone specializes in quality flooring and granite countertops. They import travertine, porcelain, ceramic, marble and granite directly from Italian and Spanish manufactures. They offer low prices and excellent customer service. Professional installation and consultations are available. Member GHBA and BBB. Visit one of their two showrooms: 17655 Katy Freeway, 281-578-6111 13326 Westheimer, 281-759-8453. www.tilezone.net

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Shearer Delight, Even the family dog has cute overnight quarters in this thoughtfully detailed home.

| September 1, 2011
Shearer Delight, Even the family dog has cute overnight quarters in this thoughtfully detailed home.

Text by Cathy Gordon |  Pictures by Bookwalter Photography  |  Builder: Rohe & Wright Some families look back and regret leaving out certain details while building their home. But in the case of Rob and Kelly Shearer, they pretty much thought of everything, right down to the interior built-in kennel with charming iron door.

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Katy Texas Events September 2011

| September 1, 2011
Katy Texas Events September 2011

BARRY SEA PARADOX PERFORMANCES BEGINNING SEP 08 Barry Sea Paradox is one of the Houston area’s most popular and versatile bands. Featuring Katy’s own Barry and Bobbie Sea, the group specializes in old-time rhythm and blues and smooth jazz, but also plays standards ranging from Sinatra, Motown, Latin, swing and even a little country. Two […]

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Katy People and Events, Socially Speaking with Lori Gunn, September 2011

| September 1, 2011
Katy People and Events, Socially Speaking with Lori Gunn, September 2011

Top Chef Tour in Katy
Houston Stallions Playoff Game
“The Landing” Dedication




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Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, Sep 2011

| September 1, 2011
Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, Sep 2011

  KILPATRICK ELEMENTARY CELEBRATES REGION 12 JUNIOR OLYMPIC CHAMPIONS -Kilpatrick Elementary students Kendrick “KJ” Leggins, fifth grade, and Finnley “Dru” Polidore, third grade, are members of the Track Houston Track Club who competed in the USATF Region 12 Junior Olympic Championship in Arlington. KJ ran the 200, 4×100 relay, and the 400-meter run where he […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info, September 2011

| September 1, 2011
Around Katy Texas, News and Info, September 2011

  JACK AND JILL OF AMERICA INC., HOSTS DEBUTANTE BALL Dressed in white ball gowns and black tails, 22 young ladies and four gentlemen of the Houston Chapter of Jack and Jill of America Inc. made their debut into society. Katy resident Shannon Jackson Alridge was one of the debutantes. On the night of the […]

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Katy Business September 2011

| September 1, 2011
Katy Business September 2011

  ‹ José G. Díez, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.S.C.A.I., has joined CHRISTUS St. Catherine Hospital as medical director of cardiovascular programs. Dr. Díez will be the only physician offering a full radial artery diagnostic and interventional program in the Katy area. Radial artery catheterization is a form of catheterization increasingly being used for the diagnosis and […]

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The Great Storm

| September 1, 2011
The Great Storm

By Shanna Kenney The storm, as people in the area reverently call it, crashed the beaches of Galveston on September 8, 1900. Those affected by the storm, and their descendants, are reluctant to talk about the events of that night, feeling that anything said or written about the storm could never compare to its magnitude […]

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Victoria Osteen, Marriage, Motherhood and Her Passion For Childhood Literacy

| September 1, 2011
Victoria Osteen, Marriage, Motherhood and Her Passion For Childhood Literacy

Marriage, motherhood and her passion for childhood literacy By Melanie Saxton Ask anyone who knows her, and you’ll hear that lifelong Houstonian Victoria Iloff Osteen has a contagious energy. She motivates the people around her, including her husband Joel, her children Jonathan and Alexandra, those who worship at Lakewood, and the many volunteers who help […]

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Rosemary Gambino Talks Cattle and Culture

| September 1, 2011
Rosemary Gambino Talks Cattle and Culture

A Texas Cattlewoman Lives The Dream On A Ranch Of  Her Own By Melanie Saxton Many Texas cattle producers are independent land owners who make possible our barbecue and brisket. They fight hardships like drought, hay shortages and rising diesel costs. But with a mix of grace and grit, one determined lady works her own […]

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Ovarian Cancer Quilt Project’s Online Auction Begins Oct. 26

| September 1, 2011
Ovarian Cancer Quilt Project’s  Online Auction Begins Oct. 26

Funds benefit ovarian and uterine cancer research programs at MD Anderson By Angela C. Crissman During September and October, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center will be transformed into a sea of color and artistry with a display of quilts from the Ovarian Cancer Quilt Project. Many quilts symbolize the courage and strength […]

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Recover Your Smile and Confidence

| September 1, 2011
Recover Your Smile and Confidence

Dental veneers can jump start your new attitude Do talking and smiling make you feel self-conscious due to discolored, uneven, broken or gapped teeth? Do you feel that your confidence would greatly improve if you could repair your smile? If so, dental veneers may be the answer that will provide the life-changing difference you are […]

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Make Your Holidays Special at Mountain Harbor Resort on Lake Ouachita in Arkansas

| September 1, 2011
Make Your Holidays Special at Mountain Harbor Resort on Lake Ouachita in Arkansas

Outdoor fun provides the perfect family getaway Looking for a festive and fun place to take the extended family for the Thanksgiving or Christmas holidays? Moun­tain Harbor on Lake Ouachita in Arkansas might be just the spot. The Harbor offers an old-fashioned holiday experience with all the home-style charm and unpretentious comfort that families look […]

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