Sailing teams on more than 80 boats hit the waves Thursday for the Harvest Moon Regatta, an annual race from Galveston to Port Aransas. The 14…
The annual Island Oktoberfest is back for its 39th year, and it’s bigger than ever.
A fall-winter surge would mean COVID is acting more like other coronaviruses, and therefore more predictably; a spring-summer surge would mean the virus still is moving unpredictably, experts say.
Millions more Americans can get a COVID-19 booster and choose a different company’s vaccine for that next shot, federal health officials said Thursday.
U.S. regulators on Wednesday signed off on extending COVID-19 boosters to Americans who got the Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccine and said anyone eligible for an extra dose can get a brand different from the one they received initially.
Billions of federal COVID recovery dollars are pouring into the nation’s schools. The $123 billion in federal recovery money is the largest one-time federal public education investment in history.
Gov. Greg Abbott on Monday said all entities in Texas were banned from requiring employees and consumers to be vaccinated against COVID-19. At Galveston's cruise port, where such mandates exist, there's no plan to change things immediately.
Since mid-August, the number of fully vaccinated people in Galveston County has grown by 23,000 people. Another 20,000 county residents have received protection-boosting third doses.
A fall-winter surge would mean COVID is acting more like other coronaviruses, and therefore more predictably; a spring-summer surge would mean the virus still is moving unpredictably, experts say. Read more
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