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A SUPER CITY HOSTS The Super Bowl A SUPER CITY HOSTS The Super Bowl

Houston Gets First-Class Rankings From Outside And From Those Who Know It Best
By Mara Soloway
Houston will host Super Bowl LI on Feb. 5 at NRG Stadium. This most watched of annual sporting events in the …

Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music

Ground-Breaking In September For New Music And Opera Building
Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music plans to break ground on a new music and opera building in September, pending completion of the funding initiative. The …

Local Artist is Inspired by Light and Shadow Local Artist 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 J. Her­nandez, has found international recognition for his paintings that …

The Curtain is Set to Rise on Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land The Curtain is Set to Rise on Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land

The Performing Art Center’s Distinctive Features Will Be An Integral Part Of Each Performance
By Mara Soloway
Just as artists can practice for years to perfect their performance, the partners involved in bringing Smart Financial Centre at …

Texas Executive Women Honors Women on the Move Texas Executive Women Honors Women on the Move

Eleven were celebrated for their successes
Texas Executive Women (TEW) recently held its 31st annual Women on the Move Award Luncheon, celebrating the accomplishments and contributions of the 10 honorees and a rising star. The event …

Texas-based Sewell Automotive Moves into Sugar Land and West Houston Texas-based Sewell Automotive Moves into Sugar Land and West Houston

New Audi And Mercedes-Benz Dealerships Are Part Of Its Largest-Ever Planned Expansion
With the grand opening event on Nov. 28 of Audi Sugar Land and the opening of Mercedes-Benz of West Houston on Dec. 6, Sewell …

Joel Osteen Joel Osteen

In His New Book, The World-Famous Minister Encourages The Faithful To Focus On The Positive

Winter Wonderland Winter Wonderland

ASID Designers Ushered In The Holidays In 12,000-Square-Foot 2015 Show House
Text by Cathy Gordon / Photography by Miro Dvorscak / Interiors by ASID, Texas Gulf Coast Chapter / Renovations by Peterson Homebuilders
Assignment: Take a 12,000-square-foot-house …

Bad Pants Open Gives $375,000 to Texas Children’s Hospital’s NICU Bad Pants Open Gives $375,000 to Texas Children’s Hospital’s NICU

Fun And Badly Dressed Day Of Golf Has A Serious Purpose
Photos by Allen S. Kramer/Texas Children’s Hospital
More that 360 golfers teed off at the 19th annual Bad Pants Open golf tournament at The Clubs of Kingwood …

Oldest Home Tour in Houston Celebrates
75 Years
Oldest Home Tour in Houston Celebrates </br>75  Years

Kappa Kappa Gamma Charitable Foundation Holiday Pilgrimage 2016 Home Tour To Be Held Dec. 9-10
A tradition since 1941, the Kappa Kappa Gamma Charitable Foun­dation Holiday Pilgrimage 2016 will showcase the best in interior, floral and …

Houston Prepares to Host Superbowl LI Houston Prepares to Host Superbowl LI

By Mara Soloway, Images courtesy Houston First Corporation
The countdown clock is ticking toward Houston playing host to Super Bowl LI on Feb. 5, 2017. During the 10 days leading up to that Sunday, the city …

Roula & Ryan in the Morning Roula & Ryan in the Morning

A match made in Houston has held strong on the radio for 13 years.
 
By Judy Latta
Many Houstonians recognize them, often without ever seeing their faces; their familiar voices and comedic banter are part of their …

Houstonian Kenny Rogers Celebrates An Illustrious Career With His Farewell World Tour Houstonian Kenny Rogers Celebrates An Illustrious Career With His Farewell World Tour

Houstonian Kenny Rogers Celebrates An Illustrious Career With His Farewell World Tour  The Gambler’s Last Deal
By Judy Latta   Photos By Piper Ferguson
After a legendary career spanning more than 50 years, citing a desire to spend …

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 …

Greater Houston Builders Association Advocates for its Professional Membership Greater Houston Builders Association Advocates for its Professional Membership

CEO Casey Morgan Brings Her Government Affairs Experience To Her Leadership Role
By Mara Soloway
Even when the national economy is slow, the Houston area economy generally stays robust. Housing is one indicator that reflects how good …

Steve Stewart Lives and Breathes a Love of Words Steve Stewart  Lives and Breathes  a Love  of  Words

His Works Span Plays, Music And Professional Communications
By Mara Soloway
Coming from a family of educators and communicators, Steve Stewart grew up with a love of words and storytelling. Those language talents have fueled his 33-year …

Star Furniture Introduces its Newest Collection Star Furniture Introduces its Newest Collection

Magnolia Home brings Joanna Gaines’ style sensibilities to a wider audience
Nearly 2,000 fans of Chip and Joanna Gaines greeted the stars of the hit HGTV home makeover show, Fixer Upper, when they appeared at Star …

Houston Galveston Institute to Honor Cullen Family, Nov. 4 Houston Galveston Institute to Honor Cullen Family, Nov. 4

Family To Speak Openly About Losing Roy Cullen To Suicide
Roy Cullen was one of Houston’s most remarkable and influential businessmen, a community act­ivist, philanthropist, visionary, oil tycoon, sport enthusiast and strong supporter of education.
On the …