08-26-2020 Edition of the Fort Bend Star

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Rosenberg city facilities to stay open for County Fair Day By Stefan Modrich SMODRICH@FORTBENDSTAR.COM

The City of Rosenberg announced last week that its facilities will remain open on Sept. 25, which is typically






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reimbursement for mass care including evacuation and shelter support at 75 percent federal funding” was approved by President Donald Trump on Monday, according to a news release from the governor. As of Monday, Fort Bend County had not been named part of the mandatory evacuation zone along the Texas Gulf Coast. Abbott did not declare the county a disaster

Fort Bend County Fair Day. Rosenberg normally recognizes County Fair Day as a holiday. The move comes in response to the Fort Bend County Fair being cancelled for the first time since World War II due to the COVID-19

pandemic. The fair was slated to be held from Sept. 25-Oct. 4. In addition, the Main Street Advisory Board Commission and Parks and Recreation Board meetings set for Aug. 27 have been cancelled.

area, but his disaster order included neighboring Harris County, Brazoria County and Galveston County. However, the county also advises those living in a low-lying area with a history of flooding, or in a structure unable to withstand winds greater than 75 mph or those unable to be without electricity for an extended period of time, to consider a voluntary evacuation. The county has been designated as a “passthrough” county for coastal communities to

evacuate via the primary routes of Highway 6 and Highway 36. Officials recommend that county residents put together an emergency kit with drinking water and food for at least three days as well as soap, hand sanitizer and masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. For additional resources, visit https://f bcoem. org/. To keep up with coverage of this storms as it potentially impacts our area, follow us @FortBendStar

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ANIMALS & PET SERVICES Best Day Care/ Boarding Service WINNER - Texas Doggie Care Best Pet Grooming WINNER - Woofgang Bakery and Grooming Sienna

Best BBQ Restaurant WINNER - Witt Pit BBQ

Best Musical Instrument Store WINNER - Fort Bend Music Center

Best General Contractor WINNER - Regas Contracting

Best Breakfast Spot WINNER - The Toasted Yolk

Best Resale Shop WINNER - Fort Bend Women’s Center Pennywise Resale Store

Best Hardware Store WINNER - Plantation Hardware - Ace

Best Caterer WINNER - Sandy McGee’s Restaurant Best Date Place WINNER - Brandani’s Restaurant & Wine Bar

HEALTH CARE Best Audiologist WINNER - Advanced Hearing Center S.L. Terry Snook AuD, FAAA

Best Dessert WINNER - Gigi’s Cupcakes

Best Assisted Living Home WINNER- Colonial Oaks Assisted Living

Best Hamburger Joint WINNER - Tornado Burger- Stafford

Best Chiropractor WINNER- Sugar Land Health Center. – Dr. Steve Harris

Best Hot Wings WINNER - Hooter’s

Best Dentist WINNER - Dr. James Doyle

Best Indian Restaurant WINNER - Naseeb Indian Restaurant

Best Dermatologist WINNER - Dr. Scott McMenemy

Best Hair Salon WINNER - Strands Salon

Best Irish Restaurant WINNER - Clancy’s Public House

Best Eye Care Provider WINNER - 20/20 Eye Clinic & Optical


Best Italian WINNER - Corelli’s Italian Cafe

Best Hospital WINNER - Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital

Best Lunch Spot WINNER - Brandani’s Restaurant & Wine Bar

Best Massage Therapist WINNER - Advanced Massage Therapy

Best Mexican WINNER - Gringo’s Mexican Kitchen

Best Medical Supply Store WINNER - Alief Medical Sales

Best Pizzeria WINNER - Brooklyn Pizzeria

Best Orthopedist WINNER - Dr. Carl Hicks, MD

Best Place to Host a Party WINNER - Pecan Grove Plantation Country Club

Best Pharmacy WINNER - Ed’s Pharmacy

Best Sandwich Shop WINNER - Sandy McGee’s Restaurant

Best Primary Physician WINNER - Dr. John R. Vanderzyl, MD

Best Seafood WINNER - Pier 36 Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar

Best Senior Living Facility WINNER - Inspired Living

Best Service WINNER - Brandani’s Restaurant & Wine Bar

Best Urgent Care WINNER - Next Level

Best Steak House WINNER - Brandani’s Restaurant & Wine Bar

Best Weight Loss Facility WINNER - Focus Weight Loss

Best Sushi WINNER - Keepers

Best Wellness Center WINNER - Reddy Wellness Center – Sugar Land

Best Takeout WINNER - Hunan Garden- Rosenberg

Best Women’s Health Provider WINNER - Winner- Manjula Raguthu, MD Medwin Family Practice & Rehab.

Best Veterinarian WINNER - Sugar Creek Animal Clinic/Dr. James Cox AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES/PRODUCTS Best Auto Collision/ Body Shop WINNER - Charlton’s Body Repair Best Auto Dealer WINNER - Helfman Ford Best Auto Repair WINNER - Crissman’s Auto Repair & Service BEAUTY Best Day Spa WINNER - Sorayya’s Elite Day Spa

Best Coffee Shop WINNER - Joseph’s Coffee Shop Best Happy Hour WINNER - PF Chang’s Sugar Land Best Sports Bar WINNER - Baker St. Pub & Grill EDUCATION Best Learning Center WINNER - New Millennium & Unique Minds Montessori Schools Best Nursery/Day Care WINNER - New Millennium & Unique Minds Montessori Schools Best Private School WINNER - Fort Bend Christian Academy Best Public School WINNER - Wharton County Junior College ENTERTAINMENT & FINE ART Best Art/ Craft Activity Venue WINNER - Fire It Up Pottery & Art Studio BEST COMMUNITY THEATER WINNER - Inspiration Stage

Best Tamales/ Tacos WINNER - Berryhill Baja Grill

Best Family Entertainment Center WINNER - Bowlero - Stafford Best Live Music Venue WINNER - Stafford Centre Best Local Museum (A tie) WINNER - Sugar Land Museum of Natural Science WINNER - Children’s Discovery Center FOOD & RESTAURANTS Best Asian Restaurant WINNER- Hunan Garden- Rosenberg Best Bakery WINNER -Sweet Boutique Bakery


HOME IMPROVEMENT/MAINTANTENANCE Best Appliance Store WINNER - Home Depot- Missouri City

GENERAL SHOPPING Best Children’s Clothing Store WINNER- Fort Bend Women’s Center Pennywise Resale Store Best Cleaning/ Maid Service WINNER - You’ve Got Maids- Sugar Land Best Health Bar/ Place WINNER - Trough Juice Bar Best Electrician WINNER - Macri Electrical Services Best Jewelry Store WINNER - Kendra Scott- Sugar Land Best Flooring Store WINNER - Ideal Carpet and Flooring Best Liquor Store WINNER - Ralston Liquor - Stafford Best Garden/ Landscaping Company WINNER - MLS Landscaping Best Local Furniture Store WINNER - Plantation Furniture

Best Heating & Air Conditioning WINNER - Texan Mechanical Best Home Decorating Store WINNER - Twenty- Two Fifty Interiors Best Interior Design/ Decorator (tie) WINNER - Twenty- Two Fifty Interiors WINNER - Kelly Randolph Best Pest Control Company WINNER - Integrated Pest Management, Inc. Best Pool Company/ Service WINNER - M Rockett Pool Best Plumbers WINNER - Steinmetz Plumbing, Inc. Best Roofing Company WINNER - Rick’s Roofing PROFESSIONAL SERVICES Best Attorney WINNER - Deborah Crain Best Bank/ Credit Union WINNER - Brazos Valley Schools Credit Union Best Financial Advisor WINNER - Dalyn Hoegemeyer- Edward Jones Best Custom Home Builder WINNER - Pierce Built Homes Best Developer WINNER - Johnson Development Best Funeral Home WINNER - Settagast Kopf Best Insurance Agent WINNER - Jeremy Adams- State Farm Best Mortgage Company WINNER - Hometown America Inc. Best Real Estate Agent WINNER - Jeanne Gregory- Re/Max Southwest Best Real Estate Company WINNER - Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene SPORTS & FITNESS Best Dance Studio WINNER - Robin’s Dance Studio Best Golf Course WINNER - Pecan Grove Plantation Country Club Best Sporting Goods Store WINNER - Academy- Missouri City Best Workout Facility/ Gym WINNER - Anytime Fitness- Missouri City Best Yoga Studio WINNER - Yoga by Maya

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