In April every year, we honor people in our community who go out of their way to make a difference in the lives of their neighbors.
The message of the First Amendment to our Constitution is clear: The people of this country have a basic right to know what their elected officials are doing, and how their tax dollars are being spent.
Residents of Texas City and those living elsewhere around Galveston Bay should plan to attend a meeting set for Thursday about plans to build a liquefied natural gas export terminal on more than 900 acres of land in Texas City.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers should be commended for agreeing to extend the official comment period on its proposal to build a storm-surge barrier along the Texas coast.
Dr. William Merrell’s series of commentaries appearing in The Daily News is essential reading for anyone living along the Upper Gulf Coast — particularly those on Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula, where a proposed Army Corps of Engineers plan to build a storm-surge barrier threatens to…
Opposition to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ preferred plan for a storm-surge barrier along this part of the Texas Coast is large and diverse.
Editor’s note: Below is the text of a letter The Daily News submitted to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers about its Tentatively Selected Plan for a coastal storm barrier. The letter was submitted as part of the corps’ official public comment period, which is scheduled to end Jan. 9.
At the risk of sounding like a broken record, we strongly encourage you to shop locally this holiday season. If not for any other reason than by doing so you are making an important investment in your community.