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Hibiscus Season is Here

| April 1, 2017
Hibiscus Season is Here

Lone Star Chapter Of The American Hibiscus Society To Hold Annual Shows, April 23 And May 13 Whether you are a serious cultivator of the exotic hibiscus plant or just a casual gardener, you won’t want to miss the Lone Star Chapter of the American Hibiscus Society’s (AHS) annual show and sale events coming up […]

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Los Sueños Resort and Marina

| April 1, 2017
Los Sueños Resort and Marina

A Costa Rican Dream Come True By Cheryl Alexander Los Sueños Resort and Marina is a destination resort community that doesn’t disappoint. In fact, when considering the most listed items from a “dream vacation” checklist, Los Sueños scores 100 percent. Ease of access — Check. To get to Costa Rica, fly direct for three hour […]

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MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Kayla and Tim

| April 1, 2017
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Kayla and Tim

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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Katy Happenings April 2017

| April 1, 2017
Katy Happenings April 2017

KATY ISD HOSTS 32ND ANNUAL KATY FOLK LIFE FESTIVAL, APRIL 1 Ever wondered what life was like in the late 1800’s for the pioneers of early Texas? At the upcoming 32nd Annual Katy Folk Life Festival, visitors will get a chance to experience pioneer life by seeing how they dressed, how they survived, the types […]

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Socially Speaking – Michelle Anderson April 2017

| April 1, 2017
Socially Speaking – Michelle Anderson April 2017

READ ABOUT:
— Krewe of Katy Ball De L’Coronation
— Katy Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Gala
— Rodeo Uncorked
— Kickin’ It Up At the Boots & Badges Gala

See the full story>>

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Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – April 2017

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

FENDI – Double micro baguette in pink leather with studs.

SUZ SOMERSALL – Solid gold blue moonstone aquamarine Aegean ring.

SOPHIA WEBSTER- Lucita canvas espadrille wedge sandal in pastel pink. …

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Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Antiques and Alzheimer’s Memory Care

| April 1, 2017
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Antiques and Alzheimer’s Memory Care

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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Katy Business April 2017

| April 1, 2017
Katy Business April 2017

JOHNSON DEVELOPMENT REPORTS FOUR MOST ACTIVE COMMUNITIES Four projects of premier residential developer Johnson Development Corp. – the most of any developer – have been listed on Houston Business Journal’s tally of the most active master-planned communities in the Houston area. Johnson Development’s Riverstone community took the No. 1 spot on the annual list, which […]

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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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Historically Katy
Going to Market

| April 1, 2017
Historically Katy </br> Going to Market

Katy shoppers enjoy significant conveniences these days. Numerous retailers have moved into the area making it easy to find almost anything and grocery shopping has become an adventure. Locals know where to find a vast supply of basic essentials, international foods, the fresh farm markets, the store where folks from all over the state visit […]

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Around Katy April 2017

| April 1, 2017
Around Katy April 2017

KATY 2017 FFA RODEO PARADE JUDGES ANNOUNCED Several Katy businessmen and women helped judge the Katy FFA Rodeo Parade on Feb. 21. Parade Judges included Anna Anew (2 years judging), managing partner, MBA CTP of CFO Strategic Results; Steve Behmer (host), retired; Newell Cheatheam (7 years judging), president/building designer of Newell’s Designs; and Frank Peterek […]

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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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Book Reviews April 2017

| April 1, 2017
Book Reviews April 2017

BECOMING A PEACEFUL MOM Peaceful mom. It hardly seems that the words could go together. Yet the peace you crave can be yours in every season of raising children. Whether you have teenagers or toddlers, being a mom is a daunting and amazing responsibility. In Becoming A Peaceful Mom: Through Every Season of Raising Your […]

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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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Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, April 2017

| April 1, 2017
Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, April 2017

Read about the achievements of area schools and students.

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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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Kitchens That Cook

| March 1, 2017
Kitchens That Cook

Creating A Culinary Space Text by Cheryl Alexander Kitchen designs are as varied as the cooks who use them. Some are so lackluster that even the thought of cooking in them can stifle any craving.

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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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The 72nd Pin Oak Charity Horse Show is March 22-April 2

| March 1, 2017
The 72nd Pin Oak Charity Horse Show is March 22-April 2

The Event Ensures A Memorable, Affordable Equestrian Experience For Spectators Of All Ages By Mary Jones and Laura Pennino Are you ready for an experience close to home that is extremely affordable and memorable? Then make your way to the 72nd Pin Oak Charity Horse Show, March 22 through April 2 at the Great Southwest […]

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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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