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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 …

Houston City Scope May 2016 Houston City Scope May 2016

ARDEN’S GALLERY COMPLETES REDESIGN
Walls have been moved. Spaces realigned. New floors, new walls, new paint, new everything everywhere you look. Over the last few weeks, construction has transformed Arden’s Gallery at 1631 West Alabama …

Houston City Scope April 2016 Houston City Scope April 2016

ARCHWAY GALLERY PRESENTS SIDEWALKS, FEATURING PHOTOGRAPHS BY FIKRY BOTROS
Archway Gallery presents Sidewalks, featuring photographs by Fikry Botros. The exhibition is part of the city-wide ‘Participating Spaces’ celebrating the FotoFest 2016 Biennial and will be on …

Houston City Scope March 2016 Houston City Scope March 2016

TILMAN FERTITTA STARS IN CNBC’S NEW REALITY SHOW BILLION DOLLAR BUYER
Tilman Fertitta, chairman, CEO, and sole shareholder of Landry’s, Inc., will star in CNBC’s new original primetime series, Billion Dollar Buyer, premiering Tuesday, March 22 …

Houston City Scope February 2016 Houston City Scope February 2016

HOUSTON RESIDENT CREATES MANHATTAN WINDOW DISPLAY
Houston resident Lyndsey Foresman is one of the LIM College students who created a holiday window display that’s literally out of this world. Their installation for New York City’s Garment …

Houston City Scope January 2016 Houston City Scope January 2016

Peter Huntsman Joins Memorial Hermann Board of Directors
Peter R. Huntsman, president and CEO of Huntsman Corporation, has been named to the Memorial Hermann Health System Board of Directors, effective Jan. 1.
“The challenges and opportunities of …

Houston City Scope December 2015 Houston City Scope December 2015

K9S4COPS UNLEASHED GALA
The 4th annual Unleashed Fast Dog/Hard Dog Gala on Oct. 27 at The Bayou Events Center honoring Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman was a huge success. More than 350 people attend­ed the event …

Houston City Scope November 2015 Houston City Scope November 2015

UH Special Collections Hosts Archives from Houston’s Blues History
Thanks to the University of Houston, music aficionados can revisit the career of the late B.B. King, as well as those of other bluesmen who performed and …

Houston City Scope OCT. 2015 Houston City Scope OCT. 2015

Houston Girls Walk in American Girl Fashion Show
Mary Clare Pincu and Mattie Pincu of West University as well as Payton Daly of River Oaks will be strolling the catwalk for the 21st annual American Girl …

Houston City Scope Sep 2015 Houston City Scope Sep 2015

FURRY VISITOR TO MEMORIAL HERMANN SOUTHWEST HOSPITAL RECOGNIZED BY THE CITY – Angel, a Golden Retriever therapy dog with Faithful Paws, and frequent visitor to Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital, was given a great honor during a …

Houston City Scope Aug 2015 Houston City Scope Aug 2015

Civic and residential news
developing in our city

Houston City Scope Jul 2015 Houston City Scope Jul 2015

A “before and after” view of the FamilyTime Crisis Center’s kitchen.
HOUSTON REMODELERS COUNCIL RENOVATES THE FAMILYTIME CRISIS CENTER
On April 24, volunteers from the Remodelers Council of the Greater Houston Builders Association, led by Council board …

Houston City Scope Jun 2015 Houston City Scope Jun 2015

Ribbon Cutting and Naming of Jenkins Garden and Park
On April 16, the Greater East End Management District (GEEMD) announced to the community and officially dedicate the new Jenkins Garden and park in the East End. …

Houston City Scope May 2015 Houston City Scope May 2015

MD ANDERSON HOSTS FUN IN THE SUN AT THE SHELL HOUSTON OPEN
MD Anderson and the PGA TOUR Wives Association hosted Fun in the Sun at the Shell Houston Open – a special event for patients …

Houston City Scope April 2015 Houston City Scope April 2015

MEMORIAL HERMANN PREVENTION & RECOVERY CENTER CELEBRATES “GO TEXAN DAY”
Leaders and staff at Memorial Hermann Prevention & Recovery Center (PaRC) enjoyed kicking off this year’s rodeo on “Go Texan Day” with the trail riders. Matt …