Cool front in June? It felt nice for a couple hours anyway. Wish it would have lasted longer. I did receive a couple of reports and a tournament update.
Nearly four years after being approved by county voters, work has begun on major facilities projects. But even as building begins, the county is facing multimillion-dollar shortfalls.
Thanks to television, most Americans of a certain age grew up thinking hunger happened far away, over there somewhere. And it looked like rail-thin children with bloated bellies and flies on their faces, lying under some scorching foreign sun waiting for a social worker to place a scoop of n…
Summer has many of us on the move, and that includes Galveston’s Own Farmers Market. The market moves to its new home at 28th and Market streets on Sunday and will operate there every Sunday morning throughout the year.
For younger children, drownings (about 1,000 deaths per year) and unintentional gunshots (about 3,000 firearm-related injuries) are the most common accidents.
Amid complaints about litter, noise and parking, local governments are struggling to manage tensions between growing numbers of visitors and the island's residents.
During this past legislative session, which ended May 31, we saw several bills passed which will reduce trauma to children by reducing removals of them from their homes by the Department of Family and Protective Services, in an effort by the Texas Legislature to preserve families.
People who are courteous and respect others are our true leaders in life. It’s your actions that brings happiness and positivity back in the world. You might never get the recognition you deserve, but I’m sure you’re not looking for it either because it’s just who you are.
What a light show last night. I had trouble sleeping because of the weather and no air conditioning. So, it’s a little sticky in the house. Tuesday’s morning storm was intense but didn’t bring much rain here on the West End. The weather must have kept everyone at home.
Increased construction activity is happening all over the island — not just on the West End. It's driven largely by lasting pandemic effects on the coastal market.
It’s summer. That means that it’s time for us to share our awareness of the risks to dogs. Many folks are unaware of the hazards, and dogs suffer. Some perish every year. We can help our “best friends” on the receiving end of perhaps unwitting but dangerous behaviors. For the dog’s sake, we …
For the first time in years, the port is considering spending money to buy land and increase its footprint on the island.
The gift came via the Carmage and Martha Ann Walls Foundation, allowing publishers at all Southern Newspapers-owned papers to choose a local nonprofit or nonprofits to receive funds each year.