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Texas Adopt A Beach Fall Clean Up
September 17, 2014 -- The City of League City will hold a ribbon cutting and open house on October 4 at 10 a.m. to dedicate the newly expanded Fire Station # 2 at 2120 Hobbs Rd. More
September 17, 2014 -- Guidry News Service was featured at this week’s meeting of the Galveston Kiwanis Club. More
IsleScribe
September 17, 2014 -- Clear Lake Shores City Council voted unanimously to reappoint council members Al Burns and Bryan Hoerner, as well as Jim Moncur and Scott McDonald to the Clear Lake Shores Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors. More
September 17, 2014 -- The Village of Tiki Island Board of Aldermen on Tuesday voted unanimously to suspend the October 1 effective date of a rate change request by CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric, LLC. More
Victor Lang Remembered
September 17, 2014 -- Galveston County Commissioners Court on Tuesday voted unanimously to promote Julie Diaz from the position of interim director of the Parks and Senior Services Department to the position of director. More
September 16, 2014 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council Board of Directors on Tuesday voted unanimously to submit comments to the Environmental Protection Agency regarding a proposed new rule on carbon pollution emission guidelines for existing stationary sources, specifically electric utility generating units; but the item was worded to express concerns about the federal intrusion. More
September 16, 2014 -- The Hitchcock City Commission on Monday voted unanimously to award a $305,396 contract to Menade, Inc. for the construction of sanitary sewer improvements along State Highway 6. More
Port of Texas City Galveston
September 16, 2014 -- Jamaica Beach City Council on Monday voted unanimously to adopt the city’s FY2015 Budget. More
September 16, 2014 -- The Galveston Alliance of Island Neighborhoods will host a meeting with Galveston Interim City Manager Brian Maxwell on Wednesday. More
September 15, 2014 -- The Rotary Club of Galveston is seeking four applicants for an all-expense paid trip to the southern half of the South Island, New Zealand. More
September 15, 2014 -- Trey Apffel, president of the State Bar of Texas and the founder and owner of Apffel Law Firm in Galveston, has posted a guest column about Celebrate Freedom Week and Constitution Day on September 17. More
September 14, 2014 -- Galveston Historical Foundation announced on Friday that on September 26, Galveston’s historic St. Joe’s at 2202 Avenue K "will become one of the state’s best concert venues" as musicians Joe Pug and Bo Salling perform in conjunction with the 2014 TWELVE Project. More
September 14, 2014 -- Galveston Arts Center is kicking off the 2014-2015 education season with two workshops on Saturday, September 27 lead by Houston artist Caroline Roberts. More
September 14, 2014 -- The 5th Annual Jane Long Festival will be held at Fort Travis Seashore Park on Bolivar Peninsula on October 11. More
September 13, 2014 -- The Ball High Student Council, in partnership with the City of Galveston’s Parks & Recreation Department, hosted a free community pool celebration carnival from 11 AM – 1 PM on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at Lasker Park, 43rd Street and Avenue Q, Galveston. More
September 12, 2014 -- Galveston Arts Center today announced that it has launched a new art program at the University of Texas Medical Branch Children's Hospital at Galveston. More
September 12, 2014 -- Fred Astaire Dance Studios Texas Region will host the Texarama Dance Competitions this weekend at the San Luis Resort in Galveston. More
September 12, 2014 -- Santa Fe City Council on Thursday voted unanimously to adopt, on first and final reading, the city's FY2015 Budget, which includes total projected expenditures of $4,846,263. More
September 12, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on activities available around the Gulf Coast region this weekend including a photo exhibit featuring the open roads of the U.S., a parade on the waters of Houston and free music in Galveston. More
September 12, 2014 -- Galveston City Council on Thursday voted unanimously to approve collective bargaining contracts with the Galveston Firefighters Union and the Galveston Municipal Police Association. More
September 11, 2014 -- The City of Galveston has an established senior and disabled resident recycling program, which provides curbside recycling support to those unable to get to the recycling center for drop off. More
September 11, 2014 -- The Galveston Park Board of Trustees has posted a news release about Tuesday’s meeting of the board. More
September 11, 2014 -- The Galveston Housing Authority on Wednesday officially broke ground at the site of one of two mixed-income housing developments being built on sites of demolished public housing projects. More
September 11, 2014 -- Friends of the Rosenberg Library in Galveston will host its annual book sale on October 3-4. More
September 11, 2014 -- The Galveston College Board of Regents on Wednesday voted unanimously to accept the United States Department of Education TRIO – Upward Bound Program Grant award for Project Year 2014-2015. More
September 11, 2014 -- Today is the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on New York City and Washington, D.C. Guidry News Service has posted interviews with those who were there on that day, as well as two PowerPoint presentations and a recording of Lucky Boyd's "In the Blink of an Eye". More
September 10, 2014 -- The Texas General Land Office will host its Adopt-A-Beach Fall Cleanup event on September 27. More
September 10, 2014 -- The Galveston Park Board of Trustees on Tuesday voted unanimously to award a $25,000 contract with Atkins Engineering for a biological assessment in order to comply with the United States Army Corps of Engineers’ Beach Maintenance Permit. More
September 10, 2014 -- Dickinson City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to adopt the city’s FY2015 Budget. More
September 10, 2014 -- Friendswood City Council on Monday voted 6-1, with John Scott opposed, to proposed a property tax rate of $0.5914 per $100 valuation for the 2014 tax year. More
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