February 2019 Around Town

Bridgeland Students Earn ‘People’s Choice Award’ at CANstruction 2018 Bridgeland High School architecture students once again teamed up with VLK Architects to participate in the CANstruction competition Nov. 3 at CityCentre, with the team earning the “People’s Choice Award” for the second year in a row. Canstruction is an international nonprofit organization aimed at providing … Continued

January 2019 Around Town

CFISD Volleyball Players Earn All-District Recognition In District 14-6A, Bridgeland High School junior libero Makensie Garner was named Newcomer of the Year. Cy-Lakes High School senior libero Brooke Hudson and Cy-Ranch High School senior libero Sabrina Sustala shared Defensive Specialist of the Year honors. Cy-Ranch Head Coach Candice Fuchs was named Co-Coach of the Year along with Tomball Memorial High School Head Coach … Continued

December 2018 Around Town

Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce Announces Annual Gala Details The Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Diamonds & Ice Gala on Jan. 26 at the new Marriott Cityplace at Springwoods Village. The gala’s theme, “Red, White & Blue: A Patriotic Affair,” reflects the growth and cooperative spirit of the Northwest Houston community. … Continued

November 2018 Around Town

Local Pilot Places First at Reno National Championship Air Races Michael Steiger, a second-generation Delta Airlines captain and former member of the Air National Guard, won first place in the Jet Gold Heat of the Reno National Championship Air Races in September. The air races, labeled the fastest motor sport on the planet, draw aviation … Continued

October 2018 Around Town

Cypress Fourth-Grader Wins at Modeling Competition Rennell fourth-grader Cameron Lee recently participated in the International Modeling and Talent Association competition in New York. He was among 500-plus competitors and competed in four runways, a TV commercial and commercial print categories. Cameron was awarded five honorable mentions and was also one of the nominees for Pre-Teen Model … Continued

September 2018 Around Town

CFISD Football Season Schedule Cypress-Fairbanks ISD new varsity football schedule for the 2018 season includes two additional CFISD teams and multiple non-district games for the first time in more than a decade. Bridgeland High School, which opened in 2017, and Cypress Park High School, which opened the year before, will field varsity football teams for … Continued

August 2018 Around Town

Arnold Middle School Student Earns Spot in Houston Youth Symphony Arnold Middle School student Steven Hopkins, who recently completed seventh grade, earned a spot in the Houston Youth Symphony for the 2018-2019 season following an audition process conducted in April and May. Playing the double bass, Steven was placed in the symphony’s Preparatory Orchestra, which provides … Continued