Across the county, organizers are preparing to hold holiday events that were canceled last year because of COVID-19.
We’d like to offer a big thank-you to not only the community of Galveston County but also to the local organizers who helped make the 41st annual ABC-13 Share Your Holidays food drive a huge success.
The Galveston Historical Foundation will present its popular Dickens on The Strand festival Friday through Sunday in downtown Galveston.
After a year’s hiatus, one of the area’s most prestigious high school boys basketball tournaments returned, as the three-day, 88th Carlisle-Krueger Classic co-hosted by Clear Creek, Clear Lake and Clear Springs high schools got underway Thursday.
The bay was flat Thursday. In some locations, the fog was thick, but it cleared out quickly as the sun rose above the horizon.
Yes, there’s a piano in Jane Campion’s new film — the Oscar-nominated director worried about that element in “The Power of the Dog” but has since embraced the idea that it, and “The Piano,” are companion pieces and bookends to her career.
A collision between a barge and a cargo ship caused 4,000 barrels of oil to spill into Galveston Bay, the Gulf of Mexico and onto 200 miles of Texas beaches.
Taylor's out, Middleton's looking to move up. Who's going to run for the newly opened up House seat representing parts of Galveston County?
Listening for sounds underneath the bark of trees, plus eavesdropping on “conversation” sounds among bees, are highlight exhibits of a day trip from London to Royal Gardens Kew, a 500-acre botanical showcase founded in 1759.
The Gulf Coast Protection District has been formed. Now, the work begins on how to raise money for a multibillion dollar coastal barrier.
Good traditions can survive many setbacks, and one of Galveston’s holiday traditions returns Friday. The East End Historical District Association’s traditional Holiday Homes Tour features tours of four homes decorated in seasonal splendor and a stop at the historic Christ Chapel.
It’s Nobel season. Nobel Prizes are announced every October and awarded each year on Dec. 10. These are the most prestigious awards for those that “have conferred the greatest benefit to humankind.” Three of the awards — physics, chemistry and physiology or medicine — recognize scientists fr…
Even without a pandemic wreaking havoc across large swaths of society, the hustle and bustle of everyday life can take a toll and sometimes make it hard for us to remember to stop and smell the roses, count our blessings or what have you.