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The Galveston County Daily News : Biz Buzz / Buzz Blog

September 17, 2014

Biz Buzz / Buzz Blog

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Will store wars heat up in League City?

Checkout lane: Officials with Cincinnati-based grocery chain Kroger will neither confirm nor deny they plan a third League City store, this time on the city’s west side.

  • icon Posted: September 11

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Thursday 09/04/2014
Crane to give a leg up on Del Monte’s climbing cargo at island port
Posted: September 04, 2014

Crews have begun assembling a 100-ton crane to handle a growing volume of container cargo at Del Monte Fresh Produce, which moves bananas and other refrigerated produce through its terminal on piers 16-18 at the Port of Galveston.

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Tuesday 08/26/2014
Crews get busy on Nordstrom Rack in Baybrook Square
Posted: August 26, 2014

There's news on Nordstrom Rack's upcoming store in Baybrook Square in Webster.

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Thursday 08/21/2014
The Cupcake Cowgirls preheat for isle opening
Posted: August 21, 2014

Crews this week were busy putting the final flourishes on new downtown island shop, The Cupcake Cowgirls.

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Tuesday 08/19/2014
Macy’s building makeover will include Palais Royal
Posted: August 19, 2014

Houston-based department store chain Palais Royal plans to move its Texas City store.

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Thursday 08/14/2014
Crews begin work on 612-bed TAMUG dormitory
Posted: August 14, 2014

In a sign of growth at Texas A&M University at Galveston, crews have begun work on the $45 million Maritime Cadet Residence Hall.

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Tuesday 08/12/2014
UTMB clinic to front Galvez Shopping Center
Posted: August 12, 2014

Readers are wondering what’s planned for a pad site in front of The Home Depot at the Galvez Shopping Center, north of Interstate 45, on the island.

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Thursday 08/07/2014
Shift in homes: Sales, prices on the rise on island for 6 months
Posted: August 07, 2014

Home sales and prices on the island rose 16 percent in the first six months of the year as all signs point to a shift from a buyer’s to a seller’s market.

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Tuesday 08/05/2014
Iconic Fork & Spoon finds a buyer
Updated: August 05, 2014 - 10:33 am

Here’s some appetizing news for all those mainlanders mourning last month’s closure of Fork & Spoon Coffee Shop; Kat Kearns and Shy Leger, owners of the popular ShyKatZ Deli & Bakery on the island’s East End, bought the legendary restaurant, sealing the deal Monday.

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