MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Tori and Logan MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Tori and Logan

Text by Melanie Saxton  |  Photos by Alexander Cross Photography
Victoria “Tori” Bales and Logan Boatner began dating at Atascocita High in and continued while earning their degrees at Sam Houston State University without ever breaking …

Scene in the Woodlands, Whitney Montgomery November 2016 Scene in the Woodlands, Whitney Montgomery November 2016

Dear Readers,

November is my favorite month of the year for so many reasons, but most of all because it’s a time focused on giving thanks. As the last two months of 2016 seem to fly by, I hope you will stop and take a moment to give thanks for the blessings that you have in your life. Whether that is the gift of family, friends, health, community, peace or freedom – nothing is too big or too small to be thankful for.

Around Town November 2016 Around Town November 2016

THE UNITED STATES DAUGHTERS OF 1812, THOMAS BAY CHAPTER WELCOMES JROTC
During the recent meeting of the United States Daughters (USD) of 1812, Thomas Bay chapter, held at the Carriage Inn in Conroe, area JROTC …

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – November 2016 Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now – November 2016

GUCCI
Part of the cult ‘Dionysus’ family, Gucci’s butter-soft blue suede shoulder bag is constructed like a wallet, with card and bill slots and a zipped compartment.

The Latest Furniture and Decorating Trends Part 2 The Latest Furniture and Decorating Trends Part 2

What’s In Style For Your Home’s Interior – Part 2
By Mara Soloway
Just like the fashions we wear, home furnishings have new styles and trends. They start gaining notice and ultimately build momentum as trade show …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Tailgating with Vintage Flair
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori<br> Tailgating with Vintage Flair

Scandinavian design focuses on the lifestyle choices of those living in the lovely regions of Northern Europe. In Norway, Denmark, Finland and Sweden, furniture must be thrifty in cost, comfortable and related to outdoor living.

Diabetes Myths Diabetes Myths

Learn The Facts About This Serious Disease
There are many myths about diabetes that make it difficult for people to believe some of the hard facts – such as that diabetes is a serious and potentially …

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher November 2016 the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher November 2016

-Puppy Attempts to Reclaim Bed From Cat
-Fall Bouquets
-Pumpkin Pie Cream Puffs

HISTORICAL – New Caney, Texas HISTORICAL – New Caney, Texas

The annual Texas Sawmill Festival took place Oct. 1 at Bull Sallas Park in New Caney with an estimated 8,000 people in attendance. The festival pays homage to days past when New Caney and East …

Local Teens Earn Gold Awards Local Teens Earn Gold Awards

Megan Alam and Caroline Dimpel accomplish Girl Scouts’ highest honor
Two local teens recently earned the Girl Scout Gold Award. The award recognizes girls in grades 9 through 12 who demonstrate extraordinary leadership through sustainable …

Woodlands Schools, Sports,
Students November 2016
Woodlands Schools, Sports, <br />Students November 2016

CURE AND WATTERSON NAMED 2016 HOMECOMING KING AND QUEEN
The Woodlands Christian Academy announced its 2016 Home­coming King and Queen on Sept. 23. Seniors David Cure and Hailey Watterson were crowned during the halftime ceremony of …

Discoveries November 2016 Discoveries November 2016

DIMENSIONAL FISH ART
Who needs an aquarium? Create your own natural habitat with this Fish Wall Decor. You won’t need to fish for compliments—these Silver Fish will generate a tidal wave of admiration. Available in …

The Woodlands Business November 2016 The Woodlands Business November 2016

‹Galatas To Participate In Harvard “New Towns Conference”
Roger Galatas, past president of The Woodlands Development Company and founding member of George’s Coffee Club, was invited by Harvard Graduate School of Design to actively participate in …

Books Reviews November 2016 Books Reviews November 2016

WINE IN TIME
In her new book, The 24-Hour Wine Expert, Jancis Robinson makes it possible to learn the really important details about wine in a single day. In this pithy, approachable, comprehensive guide, Robinson shares …

A Compendium of Winning Wines A Compendium of Winning Wines

Take This List To Your Favorite Wine Shop
Once again, after tasting through several hundred wines a month, I have developed a backlog, and shall play catch-up, writing only briefly about many of the great values …

‘Tis the Season for Events and Holiday Shopping November 2016 ‘Tis the Season for Events and Holiday Shopping November 2016

Fall is here, which means the holidays and related shopping are close behind. Start celebrating the change of season with fun, family oriented activities and craft markets that offer handmade items and other special treasures …

Honda Ridgeline and Mazda CX-9 Honda Ridgeline and Mazda CX-9

• Honda Ridgeline

• Mazda CX-9

Traditional Indian Concepts Fuse Beautifully with Modern Design Traditional Indian Concepts Fuse Beautifully with Modern Design

Family Of Five Discovers A Perfect Fit In Their Dream Home
When this young couple started their family, they imagined themselves living in a traditional home on a big lot removed a bit from city life …

Local Artist Gary Hernandez is Inspired by Light and Shadow Local Artist Gary Hernandez is Inspired by Light and Shadow

Gary J. Hernandez Finds Personal And Artistic Success Creating Wonders Of Contemporary Realism
By Melanie Saxton Photography by Gary J. Hernandez
The Woodlands area artist, Gary Her­nandez, has found international recognition for his paintings that are done …

Meet the 2016 Hometown Heroes Meet the 2016 Hometown Heroes

Honorees To Be Feted At The Woodlands Celebration Of Excellence Gala Oct. 1
Four individuals and one business have been selected as the 2016 Hometown Heroes. Bruce Cunningham, Robert L. Hibbetts, Kelly Hull, Dr. Debra Sukin …

Hope Under the Stars Gala a Great Success Hope Under the Stars Gala a Great Success

Texas Children’s Hospital Donated $25,000 To Gala Benefitting The Will Herndon Research Fund
The Eighth Annual HOPE Under the Stars Gala was a great success, thanks to its 2016 Presenting Sponsor, Texas Children’s Hospital. With a …

Houston Finalist Ties for First Place in H-E-B Food Contest Houston Finalist Ties for First Place  in H-E-B Food Contest

Creators of unique products from the Lone Star State are relishing the sweet taste of success as winners of H-E-B’s Primo Picks Quest for Texas Best contest. A panel of expert judges narrowed a field …

Fall Festivals, Come Out And Celebrate The Passage Of Summer Into Fall! Fall Festivals, Come Out And Celebrate The Passage Of Summer Into Fall!

HOCUS POCUS POPS
AT Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Dr, Oct 7, 7:30 P.M. (Doors open at 6:00 P.M.) For ticketing and other info: 281-363-3300 woodlandscenter.org
The Houston Symphony returns with a night of …