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October 21, 2014 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council Board of Directors today considered, then voted unanimously to defer until next month, a proposed change in the organization’s 401K policy to accommodate same sex marriages. More
October 21, 2014 -- The City of League City's Economic Development Department recently received a Silver Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council. More
October 21, 2014 -- The Clear Creek Independent School District Board of Trustees on Monday voted unanimously to award a $1,225,778 contract to Rush Bus Centers for the purchase of new propane powered buses. More
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October 21, 2014 -- The Hitchcock City Commission on Monday voted unanimously to appoint Commissioner Fard Abdullah as representative and Mayor Anthony Matranga as alternate to the Houston-Galveston Area Council General Assembly. More
October 21, 2014 -- Jamaica Beach City Council on Monday voted unanimously to name Alderman Brad South as representative and Alderman Russell Rupertus as alternate to the Houston-Galveston Area Council General Assembly. More
October 21, 2014 -- Galveston City Council on Monday held a short special meeting to reschedule this week’s regular meeting, from Thursday, October 23 to Tuesday, October 28. More
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October 20, 2014 -- Galveston County Commissioners Court on Monday voted to approve a contract with Synergy Software Technologies, Inc., to provide software for the Parks and Cultural Services Department. More
October 20, 2014 -- The Galveston Park Board of Trustees has published a news release about last week's meeting. More
October 20, 2014 -- Galveston police report that an unidentified man remains in critical condition and another man is hospitalized because of injuries suffered in an auto-pedestrian accident on the Seawall. More
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October 20, 2014 -- Galveston's 33rd Annual Island Oktoberfest is this weekend at First Lutheran Church at 24th Street and Winnie. More
October 20, 2014 -- The Galveston County Auto Crimes Task Force has received a third award for the year 2014. More
October 20, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House presents the Galveston debut of The Voca People on Sunday. More
October 20, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House presents the Broadway musical comedy, Sister Act on Saturday. More
October 20, 2014 -- League City police have arrested a 23 year old man for the robbery of a convenience store at 1100 East Main Street last week. More w/Video
October 20, 2014 -- The Texas City Independent School District will officially dedicate the Rusty Dowling Athletic Facility on October 31 during halftime of the varsity football game. More
October 20, 2014 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include “The Addams Family: The Musical” hosted by Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston, and “Sister Act” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
October 19, 2014 -- Cecelia Abbott, wife of Attorney General Greg Abbott, who is running for governor, recently spoke to Galveston Republican Women. More
October 19, 2014 -- The D’Feet Breast Cancer 14th “Celebration of Life” Run/Walk was held on Saturday at Moody Gardens in Galveston. More
October 19, 2014 -- The Galveston County Health District reports that it has reviewed all available information regarding a potential Ebola contact voluntarily isolated on a cruise ship returning to the Port of Galveston and has made the assessment that there is no evidence of a public health threat to cruise passengers or to Galveston County. More
October 18, 2014 -- The Galveston County Health District reports that it is continuing to review all available information regarding a potential Ebola contact voluntarily isolated on a cruise ship returning to the Port of Galveston Sunday morning. More
October 17, 2014 -- The Galveston County Health District has been in communications with the Centers for Disease Control and the Texas Department of State Health Services on several occasions to gather details about a cruise ship returning to the Port of Galveston on Sunday. More
October 17, 2014 -- The City of League City will host an envisioning workshop on January 24. More
October 17, 2014 -- The Galveston Park Board of Trustees has scheduled a special meeting next Wednesday, October 22 to interview the finalists for the position of Galveston City Manager. More
October 17, 2014 -- The City of League City will host an Arbor Day celebration and tree planting on November 1 at Rustic Oaks Park. More
October 17, 2014 -- Early voting begins on Monday for the November 4 General Election, with federal, state, county and local races on the ballots in the Texas Gulf Coast region. More
October 17, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Cultures Editor Jennifer Olin's weekend leisure activity report includes art fairs, a new art exhibit and a pumpkin patch. More
October 16, 2014 -- Galveston County Tax Assessor/Collector Cheryl E. Johnson gave an update on her office's volunteer deputy registrar training sessions. More
October 16, 2014 -- Kemah City Council on Wednesday voted unanimously to make a request to the Texas Department of Transportation to install a left turn lane at Kemah Village Drive and to remove the left turn lane at Melba Lane. More
October 16, 2014 -- The Texas City City Commission on Wednesday voted unanimously to amend the city's Code of Ordinances to change the number of positions within the Texas City Fire Department. More
October 16, 2014 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that it is prepared to assist in combating the Ebola Virus in Texas. More
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