Bust and Waist and Hips – Oh My!

By Patti Parish-Kaminski, Publisher I recently discovered another casualty – a catastrophe actually – from the “C” word crisis. The latest conundrum? Shopping. Now, not shopping like you think because I thrived during the initial days of quarantine with online shopping for staples – groceries,...

Free Flu Shot Drive-Thru to Benefit Santa’s Exchange Offered at Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital

With fall around the corner and the holiday season not far behind, Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital is once again offering Fort Bend and surrounding area residents the opportunity to donate a gift and receive a free flu shot. Houston Methodist Sugar Land, in collaboration with the Exchange Club of Sugar...

FBISD to Offer Free Grab and Go Meals to All Students: TDA Waiver Allows District to Feed All Students at No Cost to Families Through December 2020

Fort Bend ISD is pleased to announce, starting September 9th, all District students can receive breakfast and lunch meals, free of charge, at Grab and Go meals sites, District Learning Centers and students attending face-to-face learning. As a result of a waiver from the Texas Department of Agriculture...

The “C” Word

By Patti Parish-Kaminski, Publisher Last week I needed a minute. With our monthly deadlines on multiple publications and our new normal of working more to accomplish less, I decided to take a bye week on The Corona Chronicles. I mean, even football season has bye weeks, so I really didn’t think too much...

Healthcare Heroes Week to Recognize Hospital Workers on Front Lines

Sugar Land firefighters, police officers and other city employees will join the community on September 21st-25th to celebrate front-line hospital workers during Healthcare Heroes Week. The celebration had been scheduled in August but was delayed due to Hurricane Laura. “The sacrifices being made by our...

2020 Sugar Plum Marketplace Tickets Available – A Virtual Holiday Shopping Affair!

Tickets are on sale right now for the 2020 Sugar Plum Marketplace, presented by Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) and Title Sponsor Memorial Hermann Sugar Land. The Marketplace takes place online November 3rd through 8th via a new, professionally designed web platform. Each ticket is priced at only $15...

Registration Opens for Virtual OutRun Hunger 5K

The East Fort Bend Human Needs Ministry’s annual OutRun Hunger 5K Family Walk and Run will go virtual this year, offering a safe way to raise money for Fort Bend families in need. Registration has opened for the event scheduled to take place September 25th-30th. Participants can choose from a 10K, 5K or...

Pandemic, Quarantine and Now a “Coronacane” – Really?

I have now seen pure, unadulterated evil.  I know where it lives.  And more importantly, as a God-fearing, God-loving woman, I know how to avoid it in the future.  For my friends who haven’t yet seen it in 2020, let me share evil’s location with you:  a grocery store during the pandemic with a...

Catholic Charities’ Mamie George Community Center in Richmond Transitions to Create Sustainable Plan for Addressing Community Need for Food During Pandemic

Brief facts: Catholic Charities’ Mamie George Community Center in Richmond will begin distributing food over six hours on two Saturdays each month, starting August 29th Designated as Houston Food Bank Neighborhood Super Site Large-scale food distribution at 1111 Collins Road, Richmond, TX 77469...

Healthcare Heroes Week to Recognize Hospital Workers on Front Lines

Sugar Land firefighters, police officers and other city employees will join the community August 24-28 to celebrate front-line hospital workers during Healthcare Heroes Week. “The sacrifices being made by our medical professionals, first-responders and their families on the front lines of COVID doesn’t...

2020 Census Non-Response Follow Up Begins in Fort Bend County

Census workers have begun knocking on doors of Fort Bend County households that have yet to respond to the 2020 Census Last week, the United States Census Bureau launched the Nonresponse Followup (NRFU) operation in which Census workers will visit households that have not yet responded to the 2020 Census. To...

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