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NFL VETERAN TACKLES BULLYING
Wade Smith, NFL veteran, and Pro Bowl Player, scores another touchdown with his second children’s book, Smitty Tackles Bullying. Smitty is one year older and another year wiser since readers last saw …

Houston City Scope September 2017 Houston City Scope September 2017

THE MUSEUM OF HEALTH AND MEDICAL SCIENCE RECEIVES SMITHSONIAN AFFILIATION
The Smithsonian Institution has announced The John P. McGovern Museum of Health and Medical Science as its latest Smithsonian Affiliate in Texas. This designation makes The …

Houston City Scope August 2017 Houston City Scope August 2017

THE JUNIOR LEAGUE OF HOUSTON ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
The Junior League of Houston, Inc., an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and …

Houston City Scope July 2017 Houston City Scope July 2017

SEAN BURNETT NAMED VP OF MARKETING AT HCA GULF COAST DIVISION
Sean Burnett, MBA, has joined HCA Gulf Coast Division as vice president of marketing. Burnett is responsible for setting and executing digital and traditional marketing …

Houston City Scope June 2017 Houston City Scope June 2017

HOUSTON REMODELERS COUNCIL CHANGES LIVES THROUGH CHARITY RENOVATIONS
On April 29, members of the Remodelers Council of the Greater Houston Builders Association partnered with HomeAid Houston to paint, repair and update two well-used homes that will …

Houston City Scope May 2017 Houston City Scope May 2017

HOUSTON SYMPHONY/MUSIC DIRECTOR ANNOUNCE CONTRACT RENEWAL THROUGH 2022
The Houston Symphony and Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada has announced the extension of Orozco-Estrada’s contract as music director for another three seasons. In the middle of his third …

Houston City Scope April 2017 Houston City Scope April 2017

KNIGHTS OF MOMUS CORONATION BALL
Continuing its tradition of Mardi Gras court presentations, the Knights of Momus, Galveston’s oldest krewe, officially kicked off the first weekend of Mardi Gras with the President’s Welcome Reception and Cocktail …

Houston City Scope March 2017 Houston City Scope March 2017

COOKING UP A CURE
More than 300 guests were treated to delectable delights from Houston’s top chefs at the second annual Cooking up a Cure event on Jan. 19 benefiting the Food Allergy Program at Texas Children’s …

Houston City Scope February 2017 Houston City Scope February 2017

THE MAYOR’S ART SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION, APPLY THROUGH FEB. 17
The Mayor’s Office of Education, the Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs, and the Houston Arts Partners coalition host a competition designed specifically for Houston-area school districts …

Houston City Scope January 2017 Houston City Scope January 2017

Texas Children’s Hospital’s 21st Annual
What’s Up, Doc? Event
On Nov. 17, more than 250 guests attended the 21st annual What’s Up, Doc? event at Texas Children’s Hospital. The inspiring evening, chaired by Rachael and Jason Volz, …

Houston City Scope December 2016 Houston City Scope December 2016

BOO BALL RAISES $1.27 MILLION FOR RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE
On Saturday, Oct. 29, Ronald McDonald House (RMH) Houston held its one-of-a-kind Halloween-inspired biennial gala, “BOO BALL, The Lost Lagoon,” inviting over 1,200 guests to dress …

Houston City Scope November 2016 Houston City Scope November 2016

Nobu And Fig & Olive Slated To Open Only
Locations In Houston At The Galleria
Simon, a leading global retail real estate company, announced that Nobu and Fig & Olive will join the lineup of more than …

Houston City Scope October 2016 Houston City Scope October 2016

Memorial Hermann-TMC’s Newest Installation Honors Dr. James H. “Red” Duke
Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center’s latest installment in the Rick Smith Gallery, a small art gallery located near the main lobby of Memorial Hermann-TMC in the Hermann …

Houston City Scope September 2016 Houston City Scope September 2016

BRUCE BAIN RUNNING FOR JUDGE, 164TH DISTRICT COURT
Bruce Bain, a managing shareholder in Bain & Bain PLLC, is running for Judge, 164th District Court. He is a previous shareholder/partner in Soape, Brown, McDermott, P.C.
An accomplished …

Houston City Scope August 2016 Houston City Scope August 2016

HOUSTONIAN LERECA MONIK CROWNED MS. TEXAS 2016
Lereca Monik of Houston has recently been awarded the title of Ms. Texas America 2016. The title will allow Lereca to connect with the community and use her …

Houston City Scope July 2016 Houston City Scope July 2016

HOUSTON METHODIST SUGAR LAND HOSPITAL NEUROLOGIST HELPS WOMAN WITH RARE DISORDER
A physician at Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital is working to uncover new information about a rare neurological disorder that has impacted fewer than …

Houston City Scope June 2016 Houston City Scope June 2016

POWER OF WOMEN WHO DO: HADASSAH’S WOMEN
OF COURAGE AWARDS
The Houston Chapter of Hadassah held its 11th Women of Courage Awards Luncheon on April 10 at the Westin Galleria Hotel. Women from across the city came …