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Katy Texas Events February 2012

| February 1, 2012
Katy Texas Events February 2012

Barry Sea Paradox Performances 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. Upcoming performances include: Friday, […]

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Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, Feb 2012

| February 1, 2012
Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, Feb 2012

KILPATRICK ELEMENTARY CELEBRATES SPELLING BEE WINNERS – Kilpatrick Elementary held its annual school-wide spelling bee, which was open to fourth- and fifth-grade students.  There were 19 students who qualified. Sid Puranik was crowned the champion after spelling the word “battalion” and Kalyanee Nanaware was the first runner up. Sid will participate in the district wide […]

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Katy People and Events, Socially Speaking with Lori Gunn, FEB 2012

| February 1, 2012
Katy People and Events, Socially Speaking with Lori Gunn, FEB 2012

Stetsons And Stilettos For The Stampede • All That Jazz• Crazy Hat Party!• Around Katy




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Around Katy Texas, News and Info, February 2012

| February 1, 2012
Around Katy Texas, News and Info, February 2012

KATY OLD FASHIONED CHRISTMAS EVENT BENEFITS CHRIST CLINIC. A Katy Old Fashioned Christmas was a success with more than 80 vendors, Santa, photos and The Chick-fil-A Cow. Katy Rocks emceed the event and radio station KSBJ was also in attendance. Katy Market Days hosted the event with support from The Katy Business Association, The Limited […]

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Katy Business February 2012

| February 1, 2012
Katy Business February 2012

Employees at Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital held a surprise celebration for CEO Scott Barbe, recognizing 20 years of distinguished leadership. Barbe received a framed image signed by all employees featuring the hospital with a colorful sunset background as well as a photo collage illustrating the 20 years he has been at the hospital. “It has […]

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Community Theatre Veteran Ready To Move On

| February 1, 2012
Community Theatre Veteran Ready To Move On

By Cindy Ziervogel Busy young actress Hope Harris has sights set on New York If there’s a community theatre somewhere in the Houston area, Hope Harris has probably taken its stage. Hope is 14 and only in her third year of musical theatre, yet the pint-sized girl with the strong voice and gallon-sized personality has […]

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A Real Life ‘Out of Africa’

| February 1, 2012
A Real Life ‘Out of Africa’

By Melanie Saxton Houstonian Andy Biggs shoots wildlife with his camera and shares his passion for Africa Imagine visiting the remote parts of Africa and getting within feet of wild lions and elephants. For some, such an experience occurs only in their dreams. But Andy Biggs has found a way to turn his love of Africa into […]

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Katy Rodeo Celebrates 69 Years

| February 1, 2012
Katy Rodeo Celebrates 69 Years

By Melanie Saxton • Photos by Mel Garrett One of Katy’s most historic events gears up for the 2012 pro rodeo and livestock show Thanks to the hard work of agriculture science teachers and many dedicated students across all campuses, Katy ISD has one of the strongest FFA programs in the state. One proud Katy […]

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Aiming Cupid’s Arrow

| February 1, 2012
Aiming Cupid’s Arrow

By Cheryl Alexander Songs, movies and poems to put you in the mood for love Valentine’s Day is approaching, romance is in the air and we’re all in the mood for love — whether we actually have found it or not. No matter what your current relationship status may be — hot and heavy, been […]

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“My Most Memorable Valentine’s Day”

| February 1, 2012
“My Most Memorable Valentine’s Day”

By Cheryl Alexander When it comes to Cupid’s arrow, sometimes his aim is hit or miss. Some of Houston’s most recognizable sweethearts share their most memorable Valentine’s Day stories that are sure to warm your heart. SAM MALONE,    one of Houston’s notable personalities, is host of the Sam Malone Show on 700 AM KSEV “The […]

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The Choice is Clear

| February 1, 2012
The Choice is Clear

By Cheryl Alexander A beautiful smile is within reach Aside from detracting from your appearance, misaligned teeth also affect your confidence level. However, because of the constraints and consequences associated with traditional braces, many people, both teens and adults, opt to do nothing to correct the problems with their teeth. If this is the case with you or your […]

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Make Heart Health a Habit

| February 1, 2012
Make Heart Health a Habit

By Gayle Mensch Replace bad habits with good ones for long-lasting results February is Heart Healthy Month. Unless you live on your own private island, you can’t miss the hoopla. From “Go Red for Women” Day on Feb. 3 focusing on women’s heart health to National Wear Red Day on Feb. 6 to National Heart […]

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Gifts Of Love Feb 2012

| February 1, 2012
Gifts Of Love Feb 2012

Brighton Beads Galore THE COTTAGE DOOR Brighton beads fit on bracelets, necklaces and earrings, and their large selection is available from $5 to $35. The Cottage Door is a warm and inviting shop in Olde Town Katy carrying a full line of Brighton, Lampe Berger, Vera Bradley, Pandora, Kameleon, Seasonal Whispers, Tresko and Beaucoup jewelry, […]

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Provocative ‘Tangerine Tango’ is Tops for 2012

| February 1, 2012
Provocative ‘Tangerine Tango’ is Tops for 2012

By Sandra Meineke The Color of the Year is not just for fashion; it adds pizzazz to home decor too When Pantone announced its Color of the Year for 2012, Tangerine Tango, the Associated Press raved, “The world doesn’t need more gray, and the blues are covered, too. What consumer products need is a jolt, […]

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Discoveries

| February 1, 2012
Discoveries

Herend’s Horse Bust is a striking study of the majestic creature with a slight tilt of the horse’s head ..
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Top 10 Hardwood Flooring Trends

| February 1, 2012
Top 10 Hardwood Flooring Trends

The best flooring and hottest styles for every room As homeowners search for new hardwood flooring, it’s clear what is uppermost in their minds — authenticity. An appealing look or style is not enough. While consumers are certainly concerned about a floor’s durability and value, they want something of substance even more. They choose hardwood […]

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Fashion – Winter Finds

| February 1, 2012
Fashion – Winter Finds

DEA ROSA Vevey, shown in wool Python in Bordeaux and regular Python in Nero. dearosa.com

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Book Reviews Feb 2012

| February 1, 2012
Book Reviews Feb 2012

STYLISH SHEDS AND ELEGANT HIDEAWAYS For Stylish Sheds and Elegant Hideaways, Debra Prinzing and photographer Bill Wright traveled the country to find today’s most innovative and inviting sheds. Their book features more than 30 of the most inspiring, from Seattle to San Diego to East Hampton and Atlanta. Some are elaborate, luxurious spaces, and others are […]

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Intimate, Elegant Island Experience

| February 1, 2012
Intimate, Elegant Island Experience

Presidente InterContinental Cozumel Resort and Spa offers guests a safe, unforgettable getaway By Elizabeth Alexander A vibrant land steeped in rich Mayan history with artifacts and ruins that date to the first millennium; an island boasting beautiful beaches that bedazzle, charm that dives deep into the blue waters and floats magically among the second largest coral […]

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