Mischer - Planned Communities, Residential and Commercial Developer

June 2011

Bring the Whole Family and Bowl for Rhinos

One of the most beloved attractions at the Houston Zoo is the African Rhinos and thanks to the recent renovations, families can now take a break from their zoo adventures and dine in the Serengeti up close to these amazing creatures.

But, the zoo’s support of these endangered Rhinos does not stop there! In an effort to improve the critical situation facing Africa's black rhino, the Houston Zoo has joined forces with the International Rhino Foundation (IRF) for the 2011 Annual Bowling for Rhinos family night out event.

Money-Saving Home Improvements for Summer

home, budget, improvement, summer, projects, DIY

There is no better time to get started on money saving home improvement projects than summer. The harshness of the cold, wet winter months has past and with a little elbow grease and smart spending, you home can sprout new life (and even new value) with these home improvement ideas:

Bowl for Rhinos

Houston, zoo, events, family

One of the most beloved attractions at the Houston Zoo is the African Rhinos. Thanks to recent zoo renovations, families can now take a break from their zoo adventures and dine in the Serengeti up close to these amazing creatures.

But, the zoo’s support of these endangered Rhinos does not stop there! In an effort to improve the critical situation facing Africa's black rhino, the Houston Zoo has joined forces with the International Rhino Foundation (IRF) for the 2011 Annual Bowling for Rhinos family night out event.

Prehistoric Sea Monsters: Mosasaur

Houston, museum, science, exhibit, family

You could be one of the very first Houstonians to see what might be the most significant prehistoric monsters, Mosasaur, moving into the new Houston Museum of Natural Science Paleontology Hall scheduled to open to the public next summer!

Tuckerton Road Opening

Cypress, Harris County, transportation, development

Construction is complete and Tuckerton Road is now open in Cypress, Harris County. Tuckerton Road is a now a major thoroughfare connecting Fry Road to Greenhouse and is a major, new east-west connector for travelers.

Tuckerton Road also runs through Phase 3 of the master-planned community of Cypress Creek Lakes. This new artery will make it easier for Cypress Creek Lakes residents to get to Cy-Fair ISD's Berry Center, Lone Star College, retail centers and more.

Opening of Tuckerton Road Adds to Convenience of Cypress Creek Lakes

Construction is complete and Tuckerton Road is now open in Cypress, Harris County. Tuckerton Road is a now a major thoroughfare connecting Fry Road to Greenhouse and is a major, new east-west connector for travelers.

Tuckerton Road also runs through Phase 3 of the master-planned community of Cypress Creek Lakes. This new artery will make it easier for Cypress Creek Lakes residents to get to Cy-Fair ISD's Berry Center, Lone Star College, retail centers and more.

"Ketchup" on Cleaning Up Household Spills

house, home, cleaning, lifestyle

We have all heard to use white baking flower to put out a kitchen fire or Dawn dishwashing soap to remove a grease stain from your favorite blouse, but did you know that many common pantry staples can be used to tackle tough clean-up jobs throughout the home?

Here are just a few simple tips sure to dazzle your friends and family:

Use White Vinegar to Shine Your Wood Floors

Lifelike Newborn “SimNewB” Simulator Joins Harris County Hospitals

healthcare, newborns, hospitals, Harris County

Arriving at 7 pounds, 21 inches long, the female SimNewB looks just like any other newborn. Equipped with many health issues — she was born limp and without vital signs, suffered several seizures along with many other health issues – the nurses in the Harris County Hospital District (HCHD) are learning to focus their lifesaving efforts on the most fragile patient.