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In the Photos: The University of Texas Medical Branch hosted an official ribbon cutting ceremony for the new UTMB Galveston Pediatric Primary Care Clinic and Pediatric Urgent Car Clinic at 6416 Broadway. More
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February 26, 2015 -- UPDATE: Galveston City Council today voted 6-1, with Norman Pappous opposed, to approve the restoration of the Galveston Rail Trolley. More
February 26, 2015 -- The Port of Houston Authority has posted a news release about the recertification of its International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Environmental Management System. More
February 26, 2015 -- The Texas Department of Transportation announced that the Texas Transportation Commission on Thursday has approved a public-private partnership to develop, design, construct, finance, operate and maintain tolled lanes and general purpose lanes for a 10.3-mile segment of SH 288 from US 59 to the Harris County line. More
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February 26, 2015 -- The Texas Department of Transportation announced that the Texas Transportation Commission on Thursday has approved the construction of 201 road projects across the state. More
February 26, 2015 -- Sea Scout Base Galveston recently launched a partnership with the Galveston College Culinary Arts Program. More
February 26, 2015 -- The Houston Independent School District announced that its work to identify gifted and talented kindergarten students will be completed on schedule. More
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February 26, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that researchers have identified mechanisms involved in the antibody response to the Marburg virus, a step in developing immunity to the disease. More
February 26, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch on Wednesday hosted an official ribbon cutting ceremony for the new UTMB Galveston Pediatric Primary Care Clinic and Pediatric Urgent Car Clinic at 6416 Broadway. More
February 26, 2015 -- The League of Women Voters - Houston will host a discussion tonight regarding low voter turnout. More
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February 26, 2015 -- HealthCare.gov has announced that it has extended enrollment assistance through April 15 for those seeking health plans in Houston. More
February 26, 2015 -- The American Shore and Beach Preservation Association recognized the newly formed Congressional Coastal Communities Caucus at an awards ceremony in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday. More
February 25, 2015 -- The Houston Fire Department reports that there was heavy smoke but no injuries in an early evening warehouse fire at Mercedes-Benz Greenway. More
February 25, 2015 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office announced that a jury on Wednesday sentenced Lazaro Renovato to three years of prison for the third degree felony offense of driving while intoxicated. More
February 25, 2015 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office announced that a jury on Wednesday sentenced Brandon Marlo Miller to 65 years in the Institutional Division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and a $5,000 fine for the 2012 murder of Robert Mitchell Lyles. More
February 25, 2015 -- Texas Senate News has posted a news release about the Senate Transportation Committee's approval of Senate Bill 5/Senate Resolution 5, legislation that would take a portion of various motor vehicle related taxes and dedicate that money to road and bridge construction and maintenance. More
February 25, 2015 -- United States Congressman Gene Green on Wednesday joined other House Democrats in voting for the House to consider a “clean funding bill that could be signed into law before the Department of Homeland Security is forced to shut down on February 28”. More
February 25, 2015 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Wednesday spoke at a Heritage Foundation discussion on the case against President Barack Obama's executive amnesty. More
February 25, 2015 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County has announced fares for the rodeo season. More
February 25, 2015 -- The Galveston County District Clerk's Office today announced the launch of an online portal for providing access to Federal Immigration and Naturalization records from the 1850s to 1950s, which were handled by the clerk's office. More
February 25, 2015 -- Houston City Council today voted unanimously to amend the city ordinance relating to employment conditions, compensation and benefits of classified police officers. More
February 25, 2015 -- The Harris County Flood Control District on Tuesday announced that it is partnering with the United States Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District to start work on the Greens Bayou Flood Damage Reduction Project. More
February 25, 2015 -- League City City Council on Tuesday voted 7-1, with Todd Kinsey opposed, to instruct the city secretary to contact current members of the city's Ethics Review Board to inquire about their interest in being reappointed. More
February 25, 2015 -- The Texas Senate Committee on Transportation this morning voted 8-1, with Rodney Ellis opposed, to approve Senate Bill 5/Senate Joint Resolution 5, the Vehicle Motor Sales Tax Allocation. More
February 25, 2015 -- The Galveston Park Board of Trustees on Tuesday voted unanimously to approve funding a deficit not to exceed a $200,000 for the operation of rail trolleys on the island. More
February 25, 2015 -- Dickinson City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to approve, on first reading, an ordinance cancelling a special ballot referendum for the May 9 General Election to determine the compensation of Dickinson’s police officers. More
February 25, 2015 -- Galveston Park Board of Trustees Chair Melvin Williams and Executive Director Kelly de Schaun are attending the American Shore and Beach Preservation Association Coastal Summit in Washington, D.C. this week. More
February 25, 2015 -- Bayou Vista City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to appoint Paula Crouse as the city’s representative on the Early Ballot Board for the May 9 General Election. More
February 25, 2015 -- Brazoria County Commissioners Court on Tuesday voted unanimously to adopt a resolution supporting equal representation on the Gulf Coast Water Authority Board of Directors for Brazoria and Fort Bend counties. More
February 24, 2015 -- The Port of Houston Authority Commission voted 6-1, with Theldon Branch opposed, to approve staff’s ranking of vendors and to award a contract for an amount not to exceed $780,000 to BIO Landscape & Maintenance, Inc. for maintenance of dredge material placement areas on port property. More
February 24, 2015 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Tuesday appointed Christi Craddick as his designee to the Southern States Energy Board. More
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