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Tree Lighting at LaCenterra

The annual Tree Lighting at LaCenterra holiday event is back and presented by Texas Children’s Hospital. Join on Friday, November 19th from 6 to 9...
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Texana’s Center for Advancement

Imagine having a diagnosis of autism and/or intellectual disabilities and just graduated from high school not knowing what to do next. What if you...
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The Great Pumpkin Round-Up At The George Ranch

Saturdays this Fall through November 27th The George Ranch is a great place for families to visit anytime of the year, but there’s something very...
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YMCA Turkey Dash A Community Tradition

19th Annual Event to be Held at Monty Ballard YMCA at Cinco Ranch Providing Fitness, Fun and Holiday Fellowship Safely for the Whole Family. The...
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Early Detection of Tubular Breast Carcinoma Saves Lives

Women who get routine mammograms know the drill: Before the exam, you’re typically asked if you have experienced any changes in your breasts –...
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Family Business and Family Life

HOME AND HEARTH Operating a family-owned business can offer flexibility in your family life. Small business can mean long hours, but a family...
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Katy ISD Saves Over $4M by Implementing Energy Saving Strategies

Twenty-four Katy Independent School District campuses have earned the Energy Star Certification by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and have...
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Tax-Free Weekend – August 6th – 8th, 2021

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Comptroller encourages all taxpayers to continue practicing social distancing and support Texas businesses while...
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Child Abuse Tip Sheet: What it is and What to Do if You Suspect Child Abuse

By Nancy L. Rommelmann PLLC Family Law Attorney – Child abuse is defined in the Texas Family Code as an act or omission that endangers or...
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Feeling Old? Maybe It’s Your Thyroid

Are you too young to feel so old? Symptoms such as fatigue, memory loss, achy joints, loss of stamina, weight gain and feeling cold may be inevitable...
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recent from Publisher's Preview November/December 2021 – Exclamation Points
November/December 2021 – Exclamation Points Celebrating the Season – It’s that time of year again to celebrate the season with family and friends.  And of course, celebrate Katy’s Favs in our annual Readers’ Choice survey!  Congratulations to all of our winners. Check them out on page 5 and remember them as you begin your holiday...
recent from Auto Review 2019 Volkswagen Atlas
2019 Volkswagen Atlas absolutely! AUTO REVIEW | By Steve Kursar – The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas is the newest and bigger member of the lineup.  This is VW’s entry into a growing segment, the three-row family SUV.  Built in Tennessee, the seven-passenger Altas represents VW’s commitment to becoming more of a major player in...
recent from Feature Stories Tree Lighting at LaCenterra
Tree Lighting at LaCenterra The annual Tree Lighting at LaCenterra holiday event is back and presented by Texas Children’s Hospital. Join on Friday, November 19th from 6 to 9 pm to officially usher in the Holiday season with this longtime community favorite. This year, the Tree Lighting festival will encompass multiple new...
recent from FORT BEND STRONG “It ain’t bragging if it’s true.” Anonymous Texas quote
“It ain’t bragging if it’s true.” Anonymous Texas quote Howdy, y’all! Welcome to a new, regular column in the absolutely! focus media family of magazines. We’re calling it Fort Bend Strong. Our intent is to point out why Fort Bend County is the greatest place in the United States to raise a family, start a business, and chase your American Dream. That’s...
recent from Heart of Katy May/June 2021 – Out & About in the Heart Katy
May/June 2021 – Out & About in the Heart Katy The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony at Congressman Troy E. Nehls’, Texas 22nd District, new district office in Richmond.  Congressman Nehls’ district office is located at 1117 FM 359, Suite 210 in Richmond. Participating in the ribbon cutting ceremony were Rick Ramirez,...
recent from Newsworthy Katy ISD Saves Over $4M by Implementing Energy Saving Strategies
Katy ISD Saves Over $4M by Implementing Energy Saving Strategies Twenty-four Katy Independent School District campuses have earned the Energy Star Certification by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and have saved the District over $4 million to date due to their efforts. Since 2019, Katy ISD has partnered with Cenergistic, a Texas-based company that helps school...