Large mats of water hyacinth have landed on the beaches, covering spots in front on the seawall and beyond.
Galveston County, get ready for the biggest and most popular awards event of the year - one where you pick the winners: The Daily News Readers' Choice Awards!
The Daily News has been collecting readers' input on the best of the best in Galveston County since 1990 - and this year promises to be the best yet.
We're continuing the wildly popular new Readers' Choice experience we rolled out last year. Readers' Choice has a new look and a new voting process offering both a print and online ballot. Additionally, you’ll find a few new categories to vote for your favorite businesses.
How to Participate
Nominate your favorite businesses by April 29. Your nominations will determine finalists in more than 100 categories.
After the nominations are tabulated and the top five finalists in each category are identified, we'll invite you to select winners in another exciting round of voting.
Get started by picking up a copy of The Galveston County Daily News or clicking the link below.
• Nominate for the Top 5: April 20 - April 29, 2016
Are you a business owner? Click below for a media kit and information on how to encourage your customers to participate.