CleRenda’s Calling CleRenda’s Calling

Helping Women Find Their Purpose Through Project P.U.S.H.
Text by Cathy Gordon | Photography by Miro Dvorscak
Stilettos. One misstep and you’re hobbling about like a newborn fawn trying to stand for the first time. But CleRenda …

The Ovarian Cancer Quilt Project at MD Anderson The Ovarian Cancer Quilt Project at MD Anderson

Auction Oct. 25-Nov.8 Funds Ovarian Cancer Research And Builds Awareness One Quilt At A Time
Text by Mara Soloway | Images by Barbara Garvin and Shawn Green
Ovarian cancer is known as the silent killer – it …

Fall Means The Home & Garden Show! Fall Means The Home & Garden Show!

15th Annual Woodlands Event Moved To Oct.28-29
The 15th Annual Fall Home & Garden Show at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, 1601 Lake Robbins Drive will be held on Saturday, Oct. 28 …

Happenings in The Woodlands
October 2017
Happenings in The Woodlands </br> October 2017

NOVELIST AMITA TRASI TO SPEAK AT MITCHELL LIBRARY EVENT, OCT. 5
The George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library, located at 8125 Ashlane Way in The Woodlands, will be welcoming Amita Trasi for an author visit and …

Fall Festivals and Events Fall Festivals and Events

By Melanie Saxton
Come out and celebrate the fall season with fun-filled excursions and diversions! Despite the flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey, many organizations are sponsoring events for charity, cultural exchanges, shopping, and Halloween celebrations. Whether …

Scene in the Woodlands, Whitney Montgomery October 2017 Scene in the Woodlands, Whitney Montgomery October 2017

– Interfaith Of The Woodlands Hurricane Harvey Relief
– Education For Tomorrow Alliance (EfTA) Trivia Night
– All Ears! Toast And Taste
– Montgomery County Women’s Center Scholarship Awards

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now –
October 2017
Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – </br> October 2017</br>

PRADA
Velvet mules, in burnt orange shade, have embellished bow.

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Tips for Shopping at Flea Markets Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Tips for Shopping at Flea Markets

When embarking on a new phase of life, such as getting married, completing a degree, or moving to a new home, many people chronicle the experience with the purchase of an object.

The Woodlands Business October 2017 The Woodlands Business October 2017

DISTRICT AMBASSADORS RECOGNIZED BY CONROE ISD BOARD
The Conroe Independent School District Board of Trustees gave special recognition to outstanding employees in the district support departments at the July meeting.
The Trustees present Ambassador Awards to individuals …

Diet and Physical Activity: What’s the Cancer Connection? Diet and Physical Activity: What’s the Cancer Connection?

Learn How To Lower Your Risk Of Developing This Disease
Breast Cancer Awareness Month begins in October. While cancer is a complex group of diseases with many possible causes – such as smoking, sun exposure, viruses, …

Around Town October 2017 Around Town October 2017

DEAN BASS OF SPIRIT OF TEXAS BANK RECEIVES NATIONAL HISTORY AWARD
Janisue Rigel, a National Chair for the National Society United States Daughters of 1812, recently presented the prestigious National Society United States Daughters of 1812 …

HISTORICAL – Sam Houston: The Vision of Danville HISTORICAL – Sam Houston: The Vision of Danville

In 1858 Texas was awash in unrest. Talk of Civil War abounded, while Indian Wars in the north along the Red River mirrored Mexican Civil War-induced conflict along the Rio Grande to the south. In …

Walls Gone Wild Walls Gone Wild

High-Impact Wallpaper Trends
By Cheryl Alexander
From floral to fauna, from bold to demure, from tropical to traditional, this season wallpapers are wild with prints, textures and colors. Whether your home makeover involves an entire room or …

Book Reviews October 2017 Book Reviews October 2017

THE POWER OF EIGHT
Discover how to tap into your extraordinary human capacity for connection and healing, using astonishing new findings about the miraculous power of group intention and its boomerang effect, in The Power of …

Make Your Yard a Friendly Habitat for Resident and Migratory Birds Make Your Yard a Friendly Habitat for Resident and Migratory Birds

If You Plant Natives, Birds Will Come
By Mara Soloway
The Houston area has numerous resident bird species, thanks to its humid subtropical climate. The area is also in the migratory path of so many more …

Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students
October 2017
Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students <br /> October 2017

STUDENT ARTWORK FEATURED AT DISTRICT-WIDE ART SHOW
Conroe ISD hosted a District-Wide Art Show at the Dean L. Sadler Administration Building in Conroe on Saturday, Sept. 9. The show featured student artwork from each campus highlighting …

Update on Santa Barbara County Wineries Update on Santa Barbara County Wineries

 
And More Red And White Wine Values And A Restaurant Recommendation
I decided to make a quick, one-day sweep through California’s Santa Barbara County in July, visiting two new wineries and one old faithful. The one …

Toyota Camry Toyota Camry

By Kelly Foss
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Toyota Camry | Starting price: $23,500
Toyota’s Camry has enjoyed the position of the topselling midsize sedan for decades. The primary attribute that has created such a loyal following has been reliability. High reliability …

The Element of Surprise The Element of Surprise

French Country Meets Modern Refinements

The Woodlands Celebration of Excellence Announces 2017 Hometown Heroes The Woodlands Celebration of Excellence  Announces 2017 Hometown Heroes

Group Also Debuts The Hometown Heroes Giving Circle
This year, The Woodlands Celebra­tion of Excellence Gala Committee is excited to debut the Hometown Heroes Giving Circle – an opportunity for individuals and businesses to make a …

Conroe ISD Superintendent Dr. Don Stockton Announces Retirement at End of School Year Conroe ISD Superintendent Dr. Don Stockton Announces Retirement at End of School Year

He Has Served The District 32 Years, With 15 As Superintendent
When the annual Celebrate Our Schools Assembly concluded on August 15, Superintendent Dr. Don Stockton announced that he would be retiring at the end …

Teen Leads Effort to Raise Awareness and Funding for Tourette Syndrome

Reese Wilson (left) with his grandfather, Virgil Yoakum.
Third Annual Takeaway Tourettes Charity Golf Tournament Slated For Oct. 23
It took years for doctors to diagnose Reese Wilson with Tourette Syndrome — and that wasn’t even the …