john wolbrecht

Lately, lots of sightings of dead birds, especially pelicans around the ship channel and the harbor. I wonder what that's all about. Go to the wharf and take a look! There's two dead pelicans floating right there.

Perhaps the Audit should have contained a point about something called "Records Management" needed in the City Grants Office.

I am one of the many people who have asked them to reopen. Glad to see it happening in my neighborhood.
But the "Laundromat" across the street is hardly that! It is B and H Quality Cleaners and is the best small business dry cleaning and laundry service in Galveston. The sta…

Hey Stan... how about a comment on those 3 successive thunderclaps at 1:30 this morning? I'm mid-island and I counted 15 seconds from lightning flash to thunderclap and each one really shook my house and windows. Do decibel meters pick up the loud ones anywhere around here and record them?…

That's what you get when you go for the lowest bidder! I don't know who the marketers asked, but why not use the Galveston News to collect and post ideas for a vote. Lets get democratic about this. I'm with Amy Bly.. back to the drawing board on this one.

How much Half-n-Half? Measurement omitted from Corn and Okra Pudding recipe.

It's TACKY! For what I pay COMCAST each month, they should pay rent and find somewhere else to set up on the Island. They are not a city-operated utility that should be granted the privilege of taking space in City Hall. I've walked into the lobby and my first thought is why not set up c…

I realize the focus of this news article is the speed of the lunch service and the "...sealing in nutrition and quality..." of the food served. But..."chicken strips, mashed potatoes, gravy and a roll..." are hopefully not the complete fare.
Where's the green veget…

Great project especially if visibilty of drivers in the center cross-streets is taken into consideration. The replanting should focus on replacing trees down the center of the esplanades and not where the trees will block the driver's vision of on-coming cars.

"Event to celebrate early days of immigration through the Port of Galveston"
GHF claims Galveston as "Ellis Island of the West" and I wonder on whose compass is that so?
I would think that Angel Island Immigration station in San Francisco Bay is more West than G…