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Prescribed burning to continue at W. Goodrich Jones State Forest
Texas A&M Forest Service
| February 05, 2016
Prescribed burning to continue at W. Goodrich Jones State Forest

Texas A&M Forest Service will be conducting prescribed burning operations at W. Goodrich Jones State Forest starting this week – February 8 through 12 between the hours of 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Around The Nation
PACN to hold fundraiser at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott; will discuss American pastor's release from Iranian imprisonment
Susan Chapel
| January 16, 2016

On Saturday, the ACLJ (American Center for Law and Justice) broke the long awaited news that American Pastor Saeed Abedini has been released from imprisonment in Iran.

Around Texas
MW Cleaners washes 50 blankets to donate to families in need, crisis
Donna Wick
| January 22, 2016
MW Cleaners washes 50 blankets to donate to families in need, crisis

Spotted Around Town: MW Cleaners out picking up afghans for Austin residents in need.

Business
Registration deadline for Economic Outlook Conference approaching
Donna Wick
| February 05, 2016
Registration deadline for Economic Outlook Conference approaching

The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce’s 30th annual Economic Outlook Conference is still three weeks away, but already tickets are being sold at a brisk pace.

Car & Automotive
Improvements made to intersections in The Woodlands
Office of Commissioner James Noack
| February 02, 2016
Improvements made to intersections in The Woodlands

Restaurants & Food
Fuddruckers announces annual Fat Tuesday 3-Pound Burger Challenge
PR Newswire
| February 06, 2016
Fuddruckers announces annual Fat Tuesday 3-Pound Burger Challenge

In celebration of Fat Tuesday on February 9, Fuddruckers invites its most competitive customers to enter in the fast casual brand's annual 3-Pound Burger Challenge.

Education & School
Students at The Woodlands Christian Academy experiment with 3-D printers
Shelie Goodwin
| February 04, 2016
Students at The Woodlands Christian Academy experiment with 3-D printers

Lower school students at The Woodlands Christian Academy are experimenting with 3-D printing in their art classes.

Entertainment, Arts & Music
Ifly in The Woodlands offering a Valentine’s gift from the sky
Donna Wick
| February 05, 2016
Ifly in The Woodlands offering a Valentine’s gift from the sky

This Valentine’s Day, iFly Indoor Skydiving in The Woodlands has an alternative to the standard Cupid-inspired fare of chocolates and flowers.

Family Life
Igi Playground in the Woodlands Brought Some Magic – Literally – to Area Children
Donna Wick
| February 04, 2016
Igi Playground in the Woodlands Brought Some Magic – Literally – to Area Children

Igi Playground in The Woodlands recently brought some magic to their customers – literally – as The Amazing Blake showed up to perform a magic show specially designed for small children and their parent...

Government
Township, CVB leaders endorse Napolitano for Sheriff
Paul Lazzaro
| February 05, 2016
Township, CVB leaders endorse Napolitano for Sheriff

A trio of Woodlands Township directors have announced their endorsement of Chief Jim Napolitano for Sheriff of Montgomery County in the upcoming Republican Primary.

Health & Fitness
Stephens & Gatewood Dentistry creates a comfortable experience for patients
Cara Pilgrim
| February 05, 2016
Stephens & Gatewood Dentistry creates a comfortable experience for patients

Going to the dentist can be a daunting thought, but at Stephens & Gatewood Dentistry, the dentists and staff make it their mission to make sure each patient has the most enjoyable experience as possible.

Home & Garden
Give your Valentine flowers that will last year-round
Donna Wick
| February 05, 2016
Give your Valentine flowers that will last year-round

A new angle for people stuck on ideas for Valentine's gifts!

Houston Area
Business Advancement Conference assists companies, individuals with furthering their brand
Donna Wick
| February 05, 2016
Business Advancement Conference assists companies, individuals with furthering their brand

Houston continues to grow in population as new businesses keep flocking to the area to set up their base of operations in the area.

Pets
Keep pets from the Super Bowl tailgating party food
Humane Society of Montgomery County
| February 04, 2016
Keep pets from the Super Bowl tailgating party food

Super Bowl Sunday is a great way to get with family & friends for fun, fellowship, and refreshments. Unfortunately many of the tasty snacks we enjoy are not-so-good for our pets.

Real Estate
Woodlands mansion to be auctioned Feb 20 to highest bidder
PR Newswire
| February 04, 2016
Woodlands mansion to be auctioned Feb 20 to highest bidder

Platinum Luxury Auctions, a luxury real estate auction firm specializing in the non-distressed sale of multimillion-dollar properties, has announced the upcoming auction of 'DanMar Manor,' a 30,000-squa...

Religion & Spirituality
Annual Seeds of Faith Celebration helps girls fight Turner syndrome
Donna Wick
| January 13, 2016
Annual Seeds of Faith Celebration helps girls fight Turner syndrome

Turner syndrome has a profound impact on thousands of girls each year. Debbie Browne knows; her daughter lost her own fight to it. Now, Debbie and her husband have an organization and a fundraising gala...

Sports
BASKETBALL: College Park pulls a last minute 70-63 win over Oak Ridge
Amy Epperson
| February 05, 2016
BASKETBALL: College Park pulls a last minute 70-63 win over Oak Ridge

After trailing the War Eagles, College Park pulled ahead to win the game 70-63, earning their second district win of the season.

Crime & Public Safety
Montgomery County Sheriff's blotter: January 25-31
Lt. Brady Fitzgerald, Montgomery County Sheriff's Office
| February 05, 2016
Montgomery County Sheriff's blotter: January 25-31

The following incidents were reported by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office between January 25-31.

Kids
The Woodlands Children’s Museum holds Sensory Friendly Day event
The Woodlands Children's Museum
| February 03, 2016
The Woodlands Children’s Museum holds Sensory Friendly Day event

The Woodlands Children’s Museum is hosting an event exclusively for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and sensory processing differences.

Money, Finance & Insurance
Thornton Financial Services top donor to MCABW Scholarship Drive
Donna Wick
| February 02, 2016
Thornton Financial Services top donor to MCABW Scholarship Drive

The Montgomery County Association of Business Women (MCABW) announced the newest high level donor to their “This is How We Roll” scholarship drive.

Nonprofits, Groups & Clubs
Scouting for food to benefit Montgomery County Food Bank
Jennifer Kramer
| February 04, 2016
Scouting for food to benefit Montgomery County Food Bank

With nearly 75,000 food insecure residents per month in Montgomery County needing assistance — nearly 32,000 of those being children — the Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts will be roaming the streets of Montgo...

Opinions & Letters To Editor
Responsibility, integrity, fairness qualifies Yollick for re-election
Michael Stoecker
| February 05, 2016

I support Eric Yollick for the 9th District Court for a few simple reasons. First, fiscal responsibility.

Personal Care & Beauty
The power of the Positive NO presented by Indrani Goradia at local spa
Woodlands Online Staff
| February 05, 2016
The power of the Positive NO presented by Indrani Goradia at local spa

World renown philanthropist and advocate for women’s health and empowerment, Indrani Goradia, a Master Life Coach, author, and speaker, presented her interactive workshop on the 'Positive NO,' hosted by...

Seniors
Lovelighters share the love for Valentine's Day
Woodlands Online Staff
| February 03, 2016
Lovelighters share the love for Valentine's Day

he Lovelighters shared the love at their luncheon, Tuesday, February 2, by making and sharing Valentines. Valentine-making materials were provided by Carolyn Gerken, the founder and director of A-Plus C...