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August 01, 2015 -- Galveston County Commissioner Ken Clark on Friday issued a news release regarding an audit of uncollected court fines and fees under the Collection Improvement Program. More
July 31, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that the Abe and Annie Seibel Foundation have provided $3 million toward placing a new student center in the new Jennie Sealy Hospital. More
July 31, 2015 -- Lakewood Yacht Club will hots its "Sail-a-thon" to raise ovarian cancer awareness during its Harvest Moon Regatta in October. More
July 31, 2015 -- Moody Gardens will host its final "Bands on the Sand" summer concert for the season on August 8. More
July 31, 2015 -- Congressman Randy Weber will host a town hall meeting on Saturday in League City. More
July 31, 2015 -- La Marque City Council, in a special meeting on Thursday, voted unanimously to select Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. as the city's health benefits broker. More w/Video
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July 30, 2015 -- The City of Galveston is inviting citizens to a public meeting on transportation projects hosted by the Houston-Galveston Area Council on August 11. More
July 30, 2015 -- Rosenberg Library in Galveston will display items related to James B. Stubbs, a city attorney and Texas state senator from Galveston, as the library's "Treasure of the Month" for August. More
July 30, 2015 -- College of the Mainland will host an open house on August 4 for the college's Cosmetology Department. More
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July 30, 2015 -- Hospice Care Team has announced that it will host "Hands Together" bereavement support groups in Texas City beginning August 18. More
July 30, 2015 -- The Environmental Protection Agency today announced that the Galveston Bay Foundation has been named recipient of the Second Place 2015 Gulf Guardian Award in the Civic/Non Profit Category. More
July 30, 2015 -- The College of the Mainland Board of Trustees on Monday voted unanimously to appoint Teresa Walker as director of institutional research. More
July 29, 2015 -- League City City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to reduce the city's property tax rate for 2015 to an amount that would reduce increased revenues in the budget to $1.4 million, equal to the projected amount of increased revenues from new property on the tax rolls. More
July 29, 2015 -- The Galveston Park Board of Trustees on Tuesday elected Steve Kalbaugh as chair of the board. More
July 29, 2015 -- Bayou Vista City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to adopt a resolution submitted by the Galveston County Transit District to appoint Alderman Mark Johnstone to the district's governing board. More
July 28, 2015 -- The City of League City recently launched a streaming video service capability that allows citizens to watch City Council Meetings live or on-demand. More
July 28, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston will host its first Small Business Health Symposium on September 8. More
July 28, 2015 -- The Bryan Museum in Galveston on Monday placed "Free At Last", a painting commemorating Juneteenth, on display, where it will be on exhibit through September. More
July 28, 2015 -- Friendswood Animal Control is hosting a reduced adoption fee for cats through Saturday. More
July 28, 2015 -- La Marque City Council on Monday voted unanimously to direct the city manager to investigate obtaining, through purchase or lease, a self-contained brush hauler, including mounted grapple hook and contraction with personnel for removal and disposal of brush piles in the city. More
July 27, 2015 -- The Board of Trustees of the Galveston Wharves today voted unanimously to award a $295,990 contract to Texas Gulf Construction Company, Inc. for storm sewer and drainage system improvements at the east end of the port. More
July 27, 2015 -- The Kemah Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association will host Mike Howard, a retired Secret Service agent, to speak on August 10. More
July 27, 2015 -- The Board of Trustees of the Galveston Wharves today administered the Oath of Office and Sworn Statement to Elizabeth Beeton and Albert Shannon at its annual meeting. More
July 27, 2015 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council Transportation Policy Council on Friday voted unanimously to release candidate transportation projects in the H-GAC service area for public review and comment. More
July 26, 2015 -- The Galveston Summer Beach Band will host Guest Conductor Marcia Powell on Tuesday as part of its summer concert series. More
July 24, 2015 -- The City of Galveston’s Scholes International Airport will have new phone numbers beginning July 27. More
July 24, 2015 -- Galveston police on Friday responded to a 911 call that a child shot himself in the head at a residence in the 2200 block of 37th St. More
July 24, 2015 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results on skeletal remains discovered at 4800 Scenic Drive on Thursday. More
July 24, 2015 -- Galveston County has approved a funds transfer to ensure trash barrels are emptied more regularly on beaches from High Island to Bolivar. More
July 24, 2015 -- The City of Galveston's McGuire-Dent and Wright Cuney Recreation Centers will switch to new phone numbers on Monday as part of implementing a new phone system. More
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