Author: Sara Matthews

Eating Local

The Bryan/College Station area has never been in short supply of new eateries, especially within the last few months.  It seems every time we turn the corner, a new, hip restaurant appears. But since when did anyone complain about more food? Whether you crave some comfort food or a quick bite to eat, this town provides an endless supply of delicious options. Here’s some help navigating the assortment of choices: Stella Southern Café This restaurant beckons the name of every buttery biscuit lover out there. Opening their doors in July of 2018, Stella Southern Café has made a business...

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American Brilliant Cut Glass

For lovers of art and all things brilliant, the Forsyth Galleries at Texas A&M University presents an exhibition which features hand-cut glass made in the United States between the late 1870s and the First World War. “That’s Brilliant! American Brilliant Cut Glass” is available for viewing at the gallery until September 5, 2018. With all its delicate intricacy, cutting glass requires a high skill level. This decorative technique is created by hand carving the glass using a rotating wheel. The artists use varying sizes and materials for their wheels, leading each piece to be unique.   American cut glass...

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