Fort Bend

2016 Health & Wellness Expo - Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce

The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce’s Healthcare Division is hosting the 2016 Health & Wellness EXPO onThursday, October 27, 2016.   The EXPO will be held at Sugar Creek Country Club, 420 Sugar Creek, Sugar Land, TX 77478 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm.

The Health & Wellness EXPO is an opportunity to showcase the best, transformative, most innovative ideas, products and services that can directly impact the doctor, staff and patients.

Newmark Homes Makes Smart Donations

Newmark School Donations

Newmark Homes is helping students throughout Fort Bend County get ready for a successful first day of school through a host of recent charitable endeavors.

The long-time Fort Bend builder is a “Dean’s List” sponsor of the Fort Bend Women’s Center’s “Measure Up 4 Kids Back-2-School” program, which gives free backpacks stuffed with school supplies to children at the center. Started in 1980 as a crisis hotline, the Fort Bend Women’s Center helps survivors of domestic or sexual violence and their children begin self-sufficient lives.

Lamar CISD earns 5-Star rating

Lamar CISD is one of only 44 school systems in the entire state to achieve the 5-Star rating, indicating strong academic progress and low spending.

This is the third straight year Lamar CISD received the 5-Star designation.

The program, formerly the Financial Allocation Study for Texas (FAST), was created by the 81st Texas Legislature. The Legislature directed then-Comptroller Combs to “identify school districts and campuses that use resource allocation practices that contribute to high academic achievement and cost-effective operations.”

Harvest Green Answers Quick Sales with New Neighborhoods

Harvest Green

With nearly 65 percent of its Phase One homesites already sold, Harvest Green is adding another 262 available properties in three neighborhoods.

Open now, the three new neighborhoods feature 50-, 55- and 60-foot homesites. Current builders will continue their existing programs within the new enclaves.

Home sales in Harvest Green began less than a year ago.