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Larger-Than-Life Waterfowl Join Flock Along I-10 in Katy

| September 1, 2015
Larger-Than-Life Waterfowl Join Flock Along I-10 in Katy

Houston Sculptor Edd Hayes Creates Monumental Outdoor Artworks By Melanie Saxton Edd Hayes is famous for his sculptures, all dispersed around the globe from Japan to Puerto Rico to right here in the U.S. If you’ve ever passed through The Woodlands, chances are you’ve seen his life-size herd of 30 bucks, does and fawns that […]

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Community Sculpture to be Featured at Houston Fine Art Fair

| September 1, 2015
Community Sculpture to be Featured at Houston Fine Art Fair

Katy Contemporary Arts Museum Comes Full Circle With Collaborative Reuse Sculpture Project By Mara Soloway When the Houston Fine Art Fair takes place at NRG Center on Sept. 9 – 12, an installation called Pieces of Texas being created by the Katy Contemporary Arts Museum (KCAM) will share the main installation space along with some […]

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Katy Happenings

| September 1, 2015
Katy Happenings

Mark your calendar for upcoming activities and charitable events




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MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Fionna & Dakota

| September 1, 2015
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br>  Fionna & Dakota

Text by Melanie Saxton  Photos by Ryan Bumgarner Photography They both grew up in Houston, went to the same Presbyterian church camps and swam competitively for club swim teams that regularly raced each other. It seems that they should have met, yet they didn’t until 10 years later, when an online dating service “matched” them […]

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Book Reviews Sep 2015

| September 1, 2015
Book Reviews Sep 2015

DAILY VEGAN DELIGHT The recipes in Vegan Everyday feature tempting dishes that are bold, innovative, fresh and delicious. They reflect Chef Doug McNish’s expertise and complex palate, yet he has made sure they are easy so that anyone who enjoys food – whether vegan or not – will find them a breeze to prepare and […]

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Socially Speaking with Lori Gunn September 2015

| September 1, 2015
Socially Speaking with Lori Gunn September 2015

ABWA Officer Installation

The ABWA Katy Charter Chapter recently had its installation of officers meeting. It was a well-attended and fun affair. The new board members are Kitty Tennison from iMortgage as treasurer; Terry Mooneyham from Lincoln Financial as vice president; and Debi Ilijev, a master stylist at Highland Salon, as president.




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Fashion – What’s in Stores Now Sep 2015

| September 1, 2015
Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now Sep 2015

  Paula Cademartori– Dun Dun mini appliqued leather and suede shoulder bag. net-a-porter.com

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What’s Underfoot in Laminate Flooring

| September 1, 2015
What’s Underfoot in Laminate Flooring

A consumer guide to this popular option for your home




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Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Toys that Inspire Art and Fashion

| September 1, 2015
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori<br>  Toys that Inspire Art and Fashion

Lori Verderame on Google+ Dr. Lori, Celebrity Ph.D. antiques appraiser, Dr. Lori hosts antiques appraisal events worldwide. Dr. Lori is the star appraiser on Discovery channel.   Visit www.DrLoriV.com, www.Facebook.com/DoctorLori, Lori Verderame on Google+or call (888) 431-1010. By Lori Verderame Repurposing crayons to Legos to Beanie babies In 2014, soap bubbles, little green army men and […]

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the Editor’s Picks …
Linda Anderson, editor & publisher
September 2015

| September 1, 2015
the Editor’s Picks … <br />Linda Anderson, editor & publisher</br> September 2015

MY FAVORITES:

– Rescued Baby Hummingbird
– Coconut Lime Rice
– Pecan Pie Cookies




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Learning About Leukemia

| September 1, 2015
Learning About Leukemia

Leukemias are cancers that start in cells that would normally develop into different types of blood cells. Most often, leukemia is a cancer of the white blood cells, but some leukemias start in other blood cell types. Leukemia is often described as being either acute (fast growing) or chronic (slow growing).   Types of Leukemia […]

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Not Smiling About Your Smile?

| September 1, 2015
Not Smiling About Your Smile?

Options exist for treating unattractive, misaligned and missing teeth By Judy Latta One of the first things people notice when they meet you is your smile. A big, bright, picture-perfect smile conveys the appearance of warmth, happiness, youth and health. According to an American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) survey, 99.7 percent of adults believe […]

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Historically Katy: Katy Rotary Club

| September 1, 2015
Historically Katy: Katy Rotary Club

By Carol Adams Katy has a number of service organizations. One of the oldest is the Katy Rotary Club. The Rotary Club was founded in Chicago in February, 1905. In February 1946, the Katy Rotary Club was organized with about 40 members. Rotary is an organization of business and professional persons and for almost 70 […]

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Around Katy

| September 1, 2015
Around Katy

Community groups and people making local news




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Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students – Sep 2015

| September 1, 2015
Katy Texas Schools, Sports,  Students – Sep 2015

KATY STUDENTS IN AMERICAN GIRL FASHION SHOW, NOV. 14-15 Two young Katy residents, Varvara Buben and Nyah Donahue, will be strolling the catwalk for the 21st annual American Girl Fashion Show. This year’s show will be held at the Junior League of Houston, 1811 Briar Oaks Lane, on Saturday, Nov. 14 at 10 a.m. and Sunday, […]

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Get the Most out of your Senior Year in High School

| September 1, 2015
Get the Most out of your Senior Year in High School

Grades are important Don’t slack off, even in the second semester. Many universities look at second-semester grades and will rescind a scholarship if your GPA sinks dramatically. Your grades this year could be the difference between a scholarship or not. Take as many advanced level courses as possible Hope to be able to “test out” of […]

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Discoveries Sept 2015

| September 1, 2015
Discoveries Sept 2015

DORIS LESLIE BLAU “Blucie” contemporary Tibetan rug is hand knotted in wool and silk. Doris Leslie Blau’s diverse selection of antique carpets and exclusive custom designed rugs bridges the gap beween art, design and architecture. dorisleslieblau.com   NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN COVERED FRENCH MELON BOWL Lend an alfresco feel to your next gathering with this […]

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Wine: Superb New Releases

| September 1, 2015
Wine: Superb New Releases

Vintages to pair with everything from burgers to salad




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Honda HR-V and Nissan Murano

| September 1, 2015
Honda HR-V and Nissan Murano

2015 Honda HR-V | Starting price: $19,000 The HR-V is one of those vehicles that could define a segment. Mini-sized SUVs are gaining popularity among urban commuters. They’re small, agile, and get great fuel economy. They are decidedly convenient. But they are also quirky. There’s the Nissan Juke, the Kia Soul, and the Jeep Renegade. […]

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| September 1, 2015
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DGB Construction | Remodeling

| September 1, 2015
DGB Construction | Remodeling

We are a full-service home remodeling contractor locally owned and operated in Katy, TX. The majority of our business is referral based, because we pride ourselves on service, craftsmanship and communication. From the initial consultation to the final walk through, we understand that we are remodeling a home, which is made a home by the […]

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