BOLIVAR PENINSULA — County officials are pushing for change in state law this legislative session to root out squatters living on Bolivar Peninsula beaches.
An exciting district showdown highlighted another interesting week in Galveston County basketball. Included are some notable notes from last week’s games.
There are two basic types of managers: those who are heavily involved in day-to-day operations and those who rely on the staff they hired to do the jobs they were hired to do.
More than 100 residents, community groups and elected officials in League City came together Saturday to help lay out the groundwork of what they’d like to see in their fast-growing community’s future. Essentially, laying the groundwork for League City 2.0.
Here’s more from Mayor Matt Doyle of his State of the City address.
While not held on a traditional Mardi Gras weekend and smaller in scale, the Texas City Rotary Club’s Mardi Gras on the Mainland is heading into its fifth year with a new event.
Hundreds of thousands of people will flood Galveston for Mardi Gras the first two weeks in February. But there is more to the pre-Lenten festival in these parts than the island.
CHICAGO (AP) — With virtually no hard proof that medical marijuana benefits sick children, and evidence that it may harm developing brains, the drug should only be used for severely ill kids who have no other treatment option, the nation's most influential pediatricians group says in a new policy.
NEW DELHI (AP) — President Barack Obama is presiding over a grand display of Indian military hardware, marching bands and elaborately dressed camels as chief guest at India's annual Republic Day festivities.
About 400 people are working to clean up a bunker oil spill that has crippled the Houston, Texas City and Galveston ship channels. Video by Neal Mora/Special to The Daily News. NO USE WITHOUT PERMISSION
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