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Claryssa’s Story of Hope

Claryssa Blackburn wanted to see the world. She joined the army and left for basic training in South Carolina just eight weeks after her high school...
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Kicking for the Eagles

By Jennifer Elliott | Photos by Sarah Elliott - As the Memorial Middle School (MMS) football team heads out for practice, a stream of players exits...
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Saving Lambs on Christmas Eve

Jan Glenn’s Pawsitively Purrfect - I was going through my Christmas photo albums the other day and ran across some photos of Daddy bottle-feeding...
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absolutely! Q & A Sickle Cell: Part Two

Experts: Hematologists at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus   Q: What is the treatment plan? what are some treatment options? At Texas...
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Rachel’s Challenge: Chain Reaction

By Brandee Smith - Thanks to the recent generosity of the Spring Branch Middle School Parent Teacher Association (PTA), the entire staff had the...
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George Hermann’s Gifts to Houston

A LITTLE PIECE OF HISTORY By The Heritage Society When Houstonians seek medical care today, they have an infinite number of choices for health care...
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Doctor Sends Patients to the “Farmacy” at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center...

Renowned bariatric surgeon and advocate of plant-based eating, Garth Davis, M.D., has partnered with Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center...
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What Happens at a Wine Competition?

By Amy Gross - The Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo (HLS&R) just announced the winners of this year’s international wine competition, so as...
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recent from History George Hermann’s Gifts to Houston
George Hermann’s Gifts to Houston A LITTLE PIECE OF HISTORY By The Heritage Society When Houstonians seek medical care today, they have an infinite number of choices for health care providers and institutions, either in the prestigious Texas Medical Center or in the growing number of suburban satellite complexes. In the early 20th century,...
recent from Feature Stories Claryssa’s Story of Hope
Claryssa’s Story of Hope Claryssa Blackburn wanted to see the world. She joined the army and left for basic training in South Carolina just eight weeks after her high school graduation. She was assigned the role of communications specialist, working on computers and radios. Blackburn was happy and enjoyed the army and her work. In...
recent from Newsworthy What Is Trees of Hope?
What Is Trees of Hope? Founded in 1990 by Carloss Morris, a long-time friend and donor of Star of Hope, Trees of Hope celebrated its 25th anniversary this year. Morris established Trees of Hope as a non-profit corporation with the specific purpose to conduct fundraising activities for the exclusive benefit of Star of Hope,...
recent from Film Review Superman – Man of Steel
Superman – Man of Steel By Nick Nicholson When one thinks back to Superman’s creation in 1938, it boggles the mind to think of just how much that superhero has been loved and revered over time. It’s dizzying to think that through comic books, cartoons, television shows and feature films, there have been an inordinate number of...
recent from Auto Review 2014 BMW M235i Coupe
2014 BMW M235i Coupe absolutely! AUTO REVIEW | By Steve Kursar – For the last couple of decades, American and Japanese luxury carmakers have benchmarked their German counterparts as a way to catch up to them in several areas.  As a result, the non-German brands have started to look, feel and drive more German. Well, the...
recent from Columns Muses for the Holiday Season
By Nancy L. Rommelmann, Family Law Attorney – On Love… Love people who treat you right, and pray for  the ones who don’t. Don’t worry about who doesn’t like you. Spend  your time and energy loving the people who love you. “If you judge people, you have no time to love  them.” –...