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Matt Schaub Donates To Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub and his wife Laurie presented a $250,000 check to Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus. The donation is part of a $1 million pledge, raised …

Houston City Scope Jul 2013 Houston City Scope Jul 2013

HOUSTON NATIVEIS READY FOR LOVE
Twenty-five-year-old Houston native Angela Zatopek emerged as the winner in the dating docu-series Ready For Love, which was produced by Eva Longoria. Narrowed down to two bachelorettes, Ben Patton, a hospital …

Houston City Scope – June 2013 Houston City Scope – June 2013

Coalition For The Homeless Celebrates 30 Years
Mayor Annise D. Parker shared a not-often told story at the Coalition for the Homeless of Houston and Harris County  Three Decades of Achievement celebration about how she and …

Houston City Scope May 2013 Houston City Scope May 2013

Houston Ballet II Dancer Wins At Competition
Houston Ballet II Dancer Joel Woellner was awarded two prizes at the 41st Prix de Lausanne Dance Competition, the prestigious international contest held annually in Lausanne, Switzerland. Woellner placed …

Houston City Scope Apr 2013 Houston City Scope Apr 2013

St. Agnes Academy Students Advance To State Art Competition
Four St. Agnes Academy students will advance to state in the Visual Arts Scholastic Event hosted by the Texas Art Education Association. The TAEA has sponsored the …

Houston City Scope March 2013 Houston City Scope March 2013

Houston Heights Home And Garden Tour, April 6-7
Six Houston Heights homes will be available to tour as part of the Houston Heights Home and Garden Tour set for April 6-7, noon-6 p.m. With its diverse …

Houston City Scope Feb 2013 Houston City Scope Feb 2013

RODEO EXHIBIT AT JUNG GALLERY, BEGINNING FEB. 2
Cheryl Coen’s exhibit Rodeo will be on view Feb. 2-27 at Jung Gallery. Koen, a Santa Fe artist, creates scenic horse paintings that are about capturing the very …

Houston City Scope Jan 2013 Houston City Scope Jan 2013

HLS&R Plants Stake In Memorial Park Reforestation Efforts
In its ongoing support of its community, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo awarded $250,000 to the Memorial Park Conservancy for reforestation of this iconic Houston landmark, making …

Houston City Scope Dec 2012 Houston City Scope Dec 2012

TEXAS COMMISSION ON THE ARTS FUNDS
MUSIC DOING GOOD PROGRAM
Music Doing Good, Inc. is a 2012 recipient of an unrestricted grant from Texas Commission on the Arts. The award is the result of an application to …

Houston City Scope Nov 2012 Houston City Scope Nov 2012

I W Marks Underwrites Holiday Shopping Card

I W Marks Jewelers once again kicks off the holidays with the official Holiday Shopping Card. Showing the Card provides 20 percent off regularly priced merchandise at hundreds of …

Houston City Scope Oct 2012 Houston City Scope Oct 2012

Theta Charity Antique Show Set For Nov. 15-18
In this Diamond Jubilee year, Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 60 years on the English throne. With a curtsy to Her Majesty’s achievement, the 60th Annual Theta Charity Antiques …

Houston City Scope Sept 2012 Houston City Scope Sept 2012

Memorial Hermann’s Cupcake War A Sweet Success
Memorial Hermann’s Annual Cancer Survivors’ Celebration of Life and Cupcake Contest was a success with more than 275 people attending the event that featured classes for survivors and caregivers, …

Houston City Scope January 2012 Houston City Scope January 2012

Julia Ideson Library Expansion
And Restoration Complete
Nestled in the shadows of towering contemporary skyscrapers, the landmark Spanish Renaissance-style Julia Ideson Library, home of the Houston Metropolitan Research Center and part of the Houston Public Library system, …

Houston City Scope December 2011 Houston City Scope December 2011

Astro Honoree
Buddy Lamothe Talks Baseball and Life
Buddy Lamothe, a pitcher who was paralyzed in a diving accident shortly before he was drafted in the 40th round of the First-Year Player Draft out of San Jacinto …

Houston City Scope November 2011 Houston City Scope November 2011

Restoration Hardware Grand Opening Set in Highland Village
Restoration Hardware will unveil a first-of-its-kind design destination at Houston’s Highland Village, 4030 Westheimer Road, on Friday, Nov. 11. Envisioned from the ground up by Gary Friedman, chairman and …

Houston City Scope October 2011 Houston City Scope October 2011

I AM WATERS Foundation Helps Houston’s Homeless
Area nonprofits provided 186,000 bottles of water to the homeless in the Bayou City thanks to a donation from the Houston-based I AM WATERS Foundation. Nearly one-third, or 68,000 bottles, …