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Galveston, Texas is located in Galveston County. Zip codes in Galveston, TX include 77554, 77555, and 77551. The median home price in Galveston is $222,000 which is roughly $113/per square foot. More Galveston information.

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Texas ranks high among 6.5 million coastal homes at storm-surge risk

The worst-case scenario for a 100-year hurricane on the Texas coast is a Category 5 storm which make impact on the northern end of Galveston.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Family Badge

Galveston Police Search arrest another Robbery Suspect

The full name of this defendant is Joshua Pual Hutson who last listed his address as being in Texas City on his Texas driver's license.

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The Miami Herald

A&M-Galveston experts help with seaweed dilemma

The 8-by-10-inch piece of paper on the door of a small office deep within a building at Texas A&M University at Galveston describes Brandon Hill and James Frazier in the simplest of terms.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

New York Post

Man dead for 200 years gets American citizenship

Immigration reform may be dead this year, but Republicans and Democrats have agreed on a path to citizenship for one guy: Bernardo de GA lvez y Madrid, the Viscount of GA lvez.

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The Motley Fool

Check out These Growing Energy Exporters

Refiners can make a pretty penny exporting refined crude products, but first they need to get their hands on cheap U.S. crude.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Spectacular reef awaits divers off Galveston's coast

When you think about Galveston, you probably picture sun and surf, maybe the Pleasure Pier or sometimes seaweed, but you probably don't think about great diving.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Examiner.com

Testosterone does not cause heart attacks in older men reports new study

A new study of 24,000 Medicare patients reported that testosterone therapy did not increase the risk of heart attack, and it even lowered the risk of heart attack by 31% in a group of men at increased risk for a heart attack.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Cape Gazette

Juneteenth celebrated in Milton

The members of Delta Sigma Theta Soroity gathered for a group photo during the event.

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Mikemcguff blog

Texas Radio Hall of Fame for 2014 inductees

Texas radio greats to be honored in hall of fame ceremony The Texas Radio Hall of Fame, an organization dedicated to honoring the greats in Texas radio, has a big announcement.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

NewsOne

Should Black Americans Celebrate Independence Day? [VIDEO]

Since the American colonies declared independence from Great Britain in 1776, there have been questions of what that independence means for America's black citizens.

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The Family Badge

Security beefed up for hearing in Galveston murder case

Esquivel's bond had been set at $150,000 but was lowered to $40,000 on condition she wear an ankle bracelet monitor and adhere to a strict curfew.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Daily Mail

Tila Tequila shows off baby bump as she poses poolside in skimpy bikini

The 32-year-old reality star showed off her blossoming belly in a skimpy hot pink bikini as she posed poolside in Galveston, Texas.

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SFGate

'Hellion': Texas filmmaker talks about her rural family drama

Writer/director Kat Candler vividly recalls the first time she witnessed the spectacle of oil refineries at night.

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EurekAlert!

UTMB study shows testosterone therapy does not increase heart attack risk

Testosterone prescriptions for older men in the United States have increased more than three-fold over the past decade.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Chron

Galveston Co. commissioner's ex-aide pleads no contest, fined $1

The former executive assistant to Galveston County Commissioner Ken Clark pleaded no contest Tuesday to charges that she attended to Clark's political business while on county time and equipment.

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Gilmer Mirror

Treviso Announces Medical Director and Management

LONGVIEW, TX, June 27, 2014-Treviso Transitional Care, a post-acute transitional health care center, today announced that Longview Orthopedic Surgeon Stephen Littlejohn will serve as its medical director.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

The Grand Announces Christmas In July Specials on Select Upcoming Productions

As a proud participant of Galveston's "Winter Wonder Island" activities, The Grand 1894 Opera House is offering special "Christmas in July" discounts from July 1 - 30, 2014, on select holiday events.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Galveston Police: Golf cart driver charged with DWI after passenger critically injured

GALVESTON, Texas A man driving a golf cart was arrested and charged with DWI after his passenger was critically injured.

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The Post-Standard

Commentary: Words that resonate at Juneteenth Season

Americans observe some of their holidays on a singular day or weekend. Others are celebrated over the course of several days for what is known as a season.

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The Family Badge

Katie's Seafood is sued after employee is injured at sea

Christopher Matis filed a lawsuit June 17 in the Galveston County District Court against Katie's Seafood LLC, citing negligence.

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