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April 18, 2014 -- The League City Chamber of Commerce will host the 13th Annual Men Who Cook-Tour of Duty event on July 10 at South Shore Harbour Resort. More
April 18, 2014 -- The Galveston Police Department on Friday arrested James Merritt Sr. for Aggravated Robbery. More
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April 18, 2014 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office reports that the stolen vehicle involved the double murder of Britney Cosby and Crystal Jackson has been recovered in Houston. More
April 18, 2014 -- The Texas Department of Transportation will close the southbound Interstate Highway 45 entrance ramp from State Highway 96/FM 646 in League City permanently on Monday to begin construction of a new exit ramp from that location. More
April 18, 2014 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a preview and antique appraisals event on May 2 to kickoff the 40th Annual Galveston Historic Homes Tour. More
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April 18, 2014 -- Texas A&M University at Galveston has announced that Colonel Leonard Waterworth has joined the university as an executive professor in the Department of Maritime Administration. More
April 18, 2014 -- The Bay Area Alliance for Youth and Families will host a prescription drug take back day on April 26 at four locations. More
April 18, 2014 -- The Gulf Coast Water Authority Board of Directors on Thursday voted unanimously to enter an agreement with Enchanted Rock Ltd to provide backup power supply to the Thomas Mackey Water Treatment Plant. More
April 18, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin highlights some family friendly activities for the Easter weekend around the Gulf Coast region including beach volleyball, releasing butterflies and beautiful music week. More
April 18, 2014 -- St. Vincent's House will host its first Mainland "13th Annual Gospel by the Sea Concert" on June 14 at the Greater St. Matthews Baptist Church in Hitchcock. More
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April 17, 2014 -- Galveston City Council Member Marie Robb has been appointed to the Texas Municipal League's Transportation and Rights-of-Way Policy Committee. More
April 17, 2014 -- Galveston County Tax Assessor-Collector Cheryl Johnson today issued a reminder that April 28 is the deadline to register to vote in the May 27 Primary Run-Off Election. More
April 17, 2014 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that researchers have found that young women treated with radiation for cervical cancer are at higher risk for colorectal cancer. More
April 17, 2014 -- The Texas City City Commission on Wednesday voted unanimously to confirm the promotion of Assistant Fire Chief David Zacherl to chief of the Texas City Fire Department. More
April 17, 2014 -- Kemah City Council on Wednesday voted unanimously to approve $30,000 in funding for a media/marketing proposal from Gulf Coast Festivals for the 2014 Ragin Cajun Festival. More
April 17, 2014 -- A settlement has been reached that will permit construction to resume on Galveston's Downtown Intermodal Transportation Terminal, a project of the Liveable Communities Initiative. More
April 16, 2014 -- The Galveston Chamber of Commerce recently held ribbon cutting ceremonies at the Gossip Tween Boutique and Right at Home Galveston. More
April 16, 2014 -- The League City Police Department on Monday arrested Cole Gerard Zube and charged him with First Degree Injury to a Child. More
April 16, 2014 -- The City of Galveston will host multiple cleanup events at various locations throughout the month of May. More
April 16, 2014 -- Mitchell Historic Properties in Galveston announced today that Bill Ross and Ernie Connor are retiring and that Joe Rozier will assume the position of general manager, overseeing all of MHP's Galveston operations. More
April 16, 2014 -- The Galveston Arts Center will honor Susan Shirley Eckel on May 18 at the Annual Sunset Buffet. More
April 16, 2014 -- The Village of Tiki Island Board of Aldermen on Tuesday voted to approve accepting applications for a code enforcement officer. More
April 16, 2014 -- Clear Lake Shores City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to approve an engagement letter with Belt Harris Pechacek, LLLP for the city’s financial audit for FY2014. More
April 16, 2014 -- Scenic Galveston will host its 27th Adopt-A-Beach-Estuary cleanup in conjunction with the Texas General Land Office beach cleanup on April 26. More
April 15, 2014 -- The United States Coast Guard is overseeing response efforts for an offshore drilling rig that began taking on water into a ballast tank after a large wave hit them in heavy seas more than 100 miles south of Galveston. More
April 15, 2014 -- The Galveston County Criminal District Attorney's Office has announced that Christopher Ryan Sam on Monday was sentenced to thirty years in prison for a 2012 home invasion in Texas City. More
April 15, 2014 -- Galveston County Commissioners Court on Tuesday voted 4-1, with Kevin O’Brien opposed, to approve a $50,010 budget amendment to reimburse Boon-Chapman for leasehold improvements at the new CareHere Clinic on Highway 646. More
April 15, 2014 -- The Texas Medical Association will feature artifacts from the April 16, 1947 Texas City explosion, which began with a fire on the ship, the "Grandcamp", as part of the its "Bugs, Bones and Blood" exhibit at the History of Medicine Gallery. More
April 15, 2014 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will present its 21st annual Steel Oleander Award to Susanne Sullivan on April 23. More
April 15, 2014 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council Board of Directors today voted unanimously to approve a contract with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to repair or replace failing on-site sewage facilities in the H-GAC region, in an amount not to exceed $492,000. More
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