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The Galveston County Daily News: Business

August 27, 2016

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On a crest of success, League City launches latest reinvestment fund

League City has just created its fifth so-called tax increment reinvestment zone in its history.

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Wednesday 08/24/2016
Bonus Buzz: Is Fertitta interested in Joe's Crab Shack?
Posted: August 24, 2016

SPAC-ulation: Strong but unconfirmed speculation is circulating around town that island-born billionaire Tilman Fertitta is planning to re-net the Joe’s Crab Shack chain.

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Galveston chamber receives $10,000 for Spanish language programs
Posted: August 24, 2016

The Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce has received a $10,000 state grant to help fund its Spanish language business development workshops for bilingual, Spanish-speaking business owners, the Governor’s Office of Small Business Assistance announced Wednesday.

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Waterfront watch: Dolphin World backs out of Galveston Transit Terminal lease
Posted: August 24, 2016

The Wharves Board of Trustees met on Monday for its regular monthly meeting. Here are a few business transactions and items the wharves board approved or discussed.

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Will Hooters return to the island?
Posted: August 24, 2016

Hooter holler: Ever since Hurricane Ike eight years ago destroyed Hooters, 2227 Seawall Blvd., rumors of its island return have persisted.

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Wednesday 08/17/2016
Tractor Supply considering Santa Fe store
Posted: August 17, 2016

Supply side: Did Santa Fe plow past other mainland cities to lure the largest retail farm and ranch store in the nation? It sure looks that way.

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Bonus Buzz: Tookie's opens in 'Seafood Capital of Texas'
Posted: August 17, 2016

Seabrook is known for its many fish markets and some have called the city the “Seafood Capital of Texas.”

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A&A completes high-pressure tube project in record time
Posted: August 17, 2016

A&A Machine & Fabrication has completed an order of more than 100 high-pressure tubes in record time, a feat that likely will lead to more projects, as the mainland company breaks into a market recently dominated by European suppliers.

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Port enters program to add customs officers during high demand
Posted: August 17, 2016

In an effort to unload cruise ships faster and move cargo quicker during busy seasons, the Port of Galveston is entering a U.S. Customs and Border Protection program that allows businesses to request additional officers.

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Wednesday 08/10/2016
Boeing marks 100 years as it develops next-generation spacecraft
Posted: August 10, 2016

Boeing Space Exploration, based in the Clear Lake area, is continuing its long-term partnership with NASA in developing the agency’s next-generation spacecraft.

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