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TWFG Donates Bikes & Scooters For Children At The Montgomery County Women’s Center
The Woodlands Financial Group (TWFG) recently gathered and donated outgrown bikes, tricycles and scooters for the children at Montgomery County Women’s Center’s Reaching Pines transitional housing apartments. Full Story

KRT Expands Tax & Audit Services to Meet Area Growth
The KRT team has grown by a total of 50% since the beginning of this year, enhancing the firm’s ability to engage new clients, as well as manage future client growth. Full Story

Women’s Center awards 17 college scholarships to help women build better lives through higher education
Helping them to move forward and build a better life after enduring domestic abuse, the Montgomery County Women’s Center recently awarded college scholarships to seventeen clients who had been served by the center. Full Story

The Woodlands Convention & Visitors Bureau Welcomes New Nordstrom Store To The Woodlands
The opening of a new Nordstrom store in The Woodlands is being hailed by The Woodlands Convention & Visitors Bureau as a major addition to the area’s eight million square feet of shopping, dining, entertainment and hospitality – a significant draw f Full Story

 Events in The Woodlands
MCABW monthly luncheon slated for Oct. 28 at Incredible Pizza Company
The Montgomery County Association of Business Women (MCABW) will host the group's monthly luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 28, at the Incredible Pizza Company. Full Story

Fireworks, International Foods And Largest Seasonal Outdoor Ice Rink In The Southwest Highlight Holiday Events In The Woodlands
Fireworks, international foods and performances, holiday light displays and the largest seasonal outdoor ice rink in the southwest once again will come to The Woodlands as the 32nd Annual Lighting of the Doves, 8th Annual International Winter On The Full Story

Greater Montgomery County Restaurant Association tees up tourney to support local food bank, educational efforts
Tee up for a good cause, and expand your professional network all at the same time. The Greater Montgomery County Restaurant Association invites its members in the food-service community, prospective members and individuals who love a great golf outi Full Story

The Woodlands 2014 Celebration Of Excellence gala sold out
The 15th Annual The Woodlands Celebration of Excellence Gala benefiting Interfaith of The Woodlands and slated for Saturday, October 4, is expecting a record number of attendees. Full Story

American Legion to host open house, Oct 4
The American Legion Post 305 and American Legion Auxiliary Unit 305 The Woodlands are hosting an Open House on Sat. Oct. 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the South County Community Center at 2235 Lake Robbins Drive in The Woodlands. Full Story

Children’s Books on Wheels to host conference on teen and domestic violence, Oct 11
In observance of National Domestic Violence Prevention Month, Children’s Books on Wheels will host a collaborative domestic violence awareness event, The Snapshot Initiative: A Snapshot Look at Teen Dating Violence Conference, on Oct. 11 from 1 p.m. Full Story

Woodlands Symphony returned to the stage at Art in the Park
Sun., Sept. 21, The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation’s Arts in the Park, presented Music in the Park, a celebration of the return of the Woodlands Symphony Orchestra. Full Story

Fall into Fun Workshops: There’s Still Time to Sign Up for Fall Workshops at The Woodlands Children’s Museum
There’s still time to reserve a spot in a fall workshops at The Woodlands Children’s Museum. Full Story

Registrations available for the fourth annual Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash-The Woodlands
Registration for the fourth annual Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash – The Woodlands presented by Milstead Automotive & Collision is still available. All walkers simply need to register online as a walker. Full Story

Dani Johnson to empower and inspire women at WISE Conference - World-renowned speaker, trainer and author to serve as keynote speaker
Dani Johnson has instructed hundreds of thousands of people throughout the world on how to make millions of dollars ­– and her next stop is right here in The Woodlands. Full Story

MCABW mixer slated for Oct.9 at Woodlands Medical Aesthetics Institute
The Montgomery County Association of Business Women (MCABW) will host their monthly mixer from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 9 at Woodlands Medical Aesthetics Institute, 17350 St. Lukes Way, Suite 380 in The Woodlands. Full Story

Love Fosters Hope to hold its 2nd annual gala Oct. 11 at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott.
Love Fosters Hope will hold its second annual gala themed “Dream a Little Dream” on Saturday, October 11 at 6 p.m. at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott located at 1601 Lake Robbins Drive in The Woodlands, Texas. Full Story

WISE Conference speakers to help attendees attain professional goals, Oct 15
Plans are underway for the second annual WISE Conference set for Wednesday, Oct. 15, at The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center. WISE (Women…Inspiring…Supporting…Empowering) is committed to the empowerment of women through personal and professional Full Story

Market Street Accepting Nominations For Official 2014 Christmas Tree “Lighting Luminary”
Market Street – The Woodlands is looking for a special child or deserving family to flip the switch that will light the shopping, dining and entertainment destination’s 70-foot Christmas tree as part of its “Luxury in Lights” holiday spectacular on T Full Story

Bustin’ Clays For Our Heroes Gives Hope to Two Montgomery County Veterans
Raising approximately $40,000, the first annual Bustin’ Clays for Our Heroes event earmarked funds to help two disabled veterans living in Montgomery County. Full Story

Celebrating 5 Years of HOPE: Where There is Will, There is A Way. Community gathers at annual HOPE Under the Stars Gala to Cure Fatal Disease
No treatment. No cure, fatal. These words began the movement of HOPE back in August of 2009 to save then 6 year old resident of The Woodlands, Will Herndon. His diagnosis of the rare, genetic, neuro-degenerative condition called juvenile Batten dis Full Story

Step into Wonderland – and Don’t Be Late for this Very Important Date
Join The Woodlands Children's Museum for the Mad Hatter Tea Party, October 3
THE WOODLANDS, TX – September 3, 2014 – The Mad Hatter Tea Party brings “Alice in Wonderland” to life at The Woodlands Children’s Museum. Full Story

The Original Halloween SpookTacular
The Woodlands Children's Museum is the place to be for Halloween – full of child-friendly games, art projects and activities. Nothing will be scary; it’s all about fun. Costumes are encouraged. Full Story

Don’t miss the mother of all walks – 4th annual Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash-The Woodlands
Join Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) and Milstead Automotive for the fourth annual Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash – The Woodlands on Saturday, Oct. 4 at Northshore Park, The Woodlands. Full Story

Fall Fine Arts Show Returns To Market Street – The Woodlands On Saterday, October 18
Professional and amateur artists will display paintings, photography, metal-works, sculptures, pottery and more at Market Street’s popular outdoor Fall Fine Arts Show scheduled for Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Full Story

WISE Conference to empower and inspire women, Oct 15
The second annual WISE Conference is set for Wednesday, Oct. 15, at The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center. WISE (Women…Inspiring…Supporting…Empowering) is committed to the empowerment of women through personal and professional development. This ye Full Story

The Woodlands Celebrity Golf Classic Tees Off for 26th Year
The Woodlands Celebrity Golf Classic recently hosted a kick off party at Top Golf Houston North on August 27. Classic Event Sponsors, community guests and MCYS Board Members gathered to dust off their clubs and celebrate the start of the Classic’s 26 Full Story

 School Days
Cooper's 27th Annual Golf Tournament Features Full Day of Golfing Festivities, Raffle of Jeep Wrangler
The 27th Annual John Cooper School Golf Tournament returns to The Woodlands Country Club-Palmer Course in October featuring a full lineup of golf festivities, concluding with a dinner, awards and the raffle of a 2015 Jeep Wrangler from Bayshore Chrys Full Story

It’s Not Too Late to Take Classes This Fall at LSC-Montgomery
Did you miss fall registration at Lone Star College-Montgomery? Don’t worry! A variety of ‘Late Start’ courses are still available. Full Story

Lone Star College-Montgomery Announces Fall 2014 Fine Arts Calendar
The Lone Star College-Montgomery fine arts department has announced an exciting lineup for the upcoming fall semester. Mark your calendars now, and come enjoy the many talented artists and performers at LSC-Montgomery. Full Story

Conroe ISD Students Receives Close To $100,000 In School Supplies Through Interfaith Of The Woodlands Kits4Kids Program
With the start of the 2014-2015 school year just a few days away, Interfaith of The Woodlands distributed more than 2,100 school and grade specific school supply kits to local families as part of Interfaith’s Kits4Kidz program. Full Story

Seven of Cooper's 88-Member Senior Class Named National Merit Semifinalists
Head of Upper School Joe Broccoli announced at a September weekly assembly that seven members of The John Cooper School Class of 2015 have been selected as Semifinalists in the 60th Annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Full Story

Cooper Sets Pre-K, Kindergarten Admission Open Houses
Kindergarten students at The John Cooper School invited their dads to the annual Fabulous Fathers event on the morning of September 18. The students presented their dads with a handmade tie to wear for the special occasion and enjoyed reading togethe Full Story

Light up the Night and Walk With The Mission of LSC-Montgomery
Light up the night and get your glow-in-the-dark walk on with the Mission of Lone Star College-Montgomery and Illuminate Nations, to help raise money for underfunded orphanages in India and Nepal. Full Story

LSC-Montgomery to Host Adjunct Faculty Hiring Fair on October 21
Lone Star College-Montgomery is hosting an adjunct faculty hiring fair on Tuesday, October 21, from 4-6 p.m., in the Atrium of the Health Science Center (building B) on the Montgomery campus. Full Story

Cougar Charms Drill Team invites former Charms to celebrate 40th Anniversary
The Tomball High School Cougar Charms Drill Team plans to celebrate 40 years of dancing, memories, fun, and friendships on Friday, October 3. All Charms from 1975 through the present are invited to join the festivities, which include a halftime perf Full Story

Cooper's 16th Habitat House
Earlier this month there was a building blitz to kick off construction of Cooper's 16th consecutive Habitat home built through Montgomery County Habitat. Hammers flew as Cooper Upper School students (grades 9-12), faculty and parents built over 3 Full Story

Cooper's Annual Golf Tournament Celebrates 27 Years on the 27th
The 27th Annual John Cooper School Golf Tournament returns to The Woodlands Country Club-Palmer Course on October 27 and will again feature a full lineup of golf festivities, including a full day of golf, followed by a dinner, awards and the raffle o Full Story

TISD invites parents to help define new attendance zones
Tomball ISD invites parents to volunteer for the Attendance Zone Realignment Committee to create several new school attendance zones. In August 2015, the district will be opening three new campuses including Wildwood Elementary on Northpointe Blvd., Full Story

Lone Star College enrollment hits a record high of 82,818 students
Lone Star College announced today that its student enrollment hit an all-time high, with 82,818 credit students attending this fall, a 7 percent increase over fall 2013. Full Story

It’s Not Too Late to Enroll in Late Start Courses for This Fall at LSC-Montgomery
New and current students still have a chance to take classes this fall at Lone Star College-Montgomery as Late Start courses, an alternative to the regular 16-week semester, begin in September and October. Full Story

Set Your Sights on Giving: Donate Used Eyeglasses During October
In partnership with Conroe Noon Lions Club, LSC-Montgomery is collecting old or used eyeglasses, lens, frames, and even cell phones throughout the month of October.
Buckets will be placed at the LSC-Montgomery campus, LSC-Conroe Center, and LSC-Univ Full Story

Lone Star College-Montgomery Art Professor Curates Work of Area Photographers
Lone Star College-Montgomery’s art department, in conjunction with artist and LSC-Montgomery art professor Valerie Yaklin-Brown, will curate the works of three area photographers in an exhibition entitled “Unrestricted Boundaries,” on display Monday, Full Story

Lone Star College System Trustees to hold regular meeting Oct. 2
The Lone Star College System Board of Trustees will hold its workshop and regular meeting Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 at 5 p.m. in the board room of the Lone Star College Training and Development Center, 5000 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands, TX 7738 Full Story

Lone Star College SBDC names finalists for 2014 Small Business Awards
BBVA Compass, a leading U.S. banking franchise who has been recognized as one of the nation's leading Small Business Administration (SBA) lenders, is the title sponsor of this event for the second year in a row. Full Story

Join LSC-Montgomery for a Week’s Worth of Campus Safety and Fun
The Lone Star College-Montgomery safety and emergency training committee is teaming up with the office of student life to support National Night Out, an annual nationwide event to promote crime prevention, form police and community partnerships, and Full Story

 The Woodlands Township News
Residential Design Review Committee volunteer needed for the village of Indian Springs
A volunteer is needed to fill a vacant position on The Woodlands Residential Design Review Committee (RDRC) for the village of Indian Springs. The volunteer must reside in the village of Indian Springs west of Falconwing Drive in order to serve on th Full Story

The Woodlands Township to celebrate 40th anniversary
The Woodlands is set to celebrate its 40th Anniversary on Sunday, October 19, 2014, from 3 to 8 p.m. at Northshore Park, 2505 Lake Woodlands Drive. Preliminary event plans include art and history exhibits, remarks from elected officials, involvement Full Story

Township plans multiple events for National Night Out
National Night Out is when America gives neighborhood crime and drugs a going-away party. The Woodlands has celebrated National Night Out since 1990 and has many awards to show for it. From the annual softball game to neighborhood parties and the Com Full Story

 Community Health
CHI St. Luke’s Health–The Woodlands Hospital to host “Coffee with the Cardiologist” discussions covering various health topics.
CHI St. Luke’s Health–The Woodlands Hospital is hosting the “Coffee with the Cardiologist” series of discussions covering educational topics presented by physicians at The Woodlands Hospital, 17200 St. Luke’s Way, in conference rooms 1-3. Light refre Full Story

FAITH – “Fighting Cancer” in Montgomery County Announces Champions!
The non-profit organization FAITH - “Fighting Cancer” in Montgomery County provides emotional and financial support for cancer patients and their families. It also assists in educational and preventative care programs. Full Story

 People In the News
Melanie Davis Joins Better Bookkeepers, Inc.
Melanie Bush, entrepreneur and President of Better Bookkeepers in The Woodlands, is pleased to announce the addition of Melanie Davis to Better Bookkeepers, Inc. team. Davis will serve the firm as a Bookkeeper. Full Story

Meghan Hurse Joins The Bush Law Firm
Alan Bush, principal of Bush Law Firm, is pleased to welcome Meghan Hurse to the firm. Hurse joins the firm as an associate attorney. “Meghan is a welcome addition to our team,” said Bush. Full Story

 Real Estate News
HFG Wealth Management Announces Relocation To Hughes Landing
HFG Wealth ManagemHFG Wealth Management, a comprehensive financial planning and wealth advisory firm, is pleased to announce a relocation and expansion of The Woodlands office to One Hughes Landing effective August 31, 2014. Full Story

Pier 1 Imports® Makes Its Entrance At Hughes Landing®, The 66-Acre Mixed-Use Development On Lake Woodlands
The Howard Hughes Corporation®(NYSE: HHC) and its wholly-owned subsidiary The Woodlands Development Company, today announced that Pier 1 Imports® has signed an 11,000-square-foot lease in the 66-acre mixed-use development of Hughes Landing® on Lake W Full Story

Premium Children's Boutique Opens Third Location In The Lone Star State
Peek, Aren’t You Curious, Inc., opens its newest store at Market Street - The Woodlands, Texas on Thursday, September 18. The premium children’s clothing designer and manufacturer will open with the complete assortment of clothing, accessories, shoes Full Story

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