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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 $225,000. More Galveston information.

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Search Suspended for Man Overboard near Cedar Bayou

The U.S. Coast Guard suspended its search Tuesday for a man who went missing after his shrimp boat overturned Monday near Cedar Bayou on the Houston Ship Channel.

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Madden 15 Gameplay! (So Much Rage!!)

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Cover of 'Girls Just Wanna Have Fun' is Hauntingly Beautiful

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Marine News

Chief Engineer Medevaced from Cargo Ship off Galveston

A U.S. Coast Guard rescue helicopter crew medevaced the chief engineer off a cargo ship, Monday, after he began experiencing stroke-like symptoms, 85 miles offshore of Galveston, Texas.

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Click2Houston

Houston man dies in motorcycle accident in Galveston

The Galveston Police Department responded to a fatal motorcycle accident that happened around 3:50 a.m. Monday near the 1200 block of Seawall Boulevard.

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Teen Vogue

Bright Young Thing: Find Out Why 'If I Stay' Star Liana Liberato Is a Girl On the Verge

If Hollywood awarded superlatives to its class of young stars, Liana Liberato would be a shoo-in for "most likely to succeed."

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The Family Badge

Galveston Battle of the Badges Coming September 6

The Galveston Battle of the Badges is a joint effort between the Galveston Police Department, the Galveston Fire Department, and the Galveston County Sherriff's Office.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Family Badge

Protest Planned Monday in Galveston

Galveston County Constables and other public officials became enraged after Commissioner's Court made known a proposal that would drastically reduces the presence of Law Enforcement throughout Galveston County and adversely affect public safety.

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NOLA.com

Coast Guard rescues diver 121 miles off Texas shore

On August 16 a Coast Guard helicopter rescued a 76-year-old man suffering signs of a stroke who had just finished a dive 121 miles from Galveston, Texas.

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Examiner.com

Weather History: August 17: Record temps, tropics, storms, wind & flooding

The "San Cirriaoe" hurricane struck the North Carolina coast. 50 people were killed and 13 vessels were either beached or lost on or near the coast.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

EurekAlert!

UTMB named a World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Vaccine Research

The world experts on vaccine development at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have received an international designation acknowledging their unique niche in a sphere where research, government regulation and big pharma often collide.

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Journal of Medical Internet Research

Behavior Change Techniques Implemented in Electronic Lifestyle...

Web-based and Mobile Health Interventions Quantified Self and Wellness mHealth for Wellness, Behavior Change and Prevention Quality Evaluation and Descriptive Analysis of Multiple Existing Mobile Apps 1The University of Texas Medical Branch, Institute for Translational Sciences, Galveston, TX, United States 2The University of Texas Medical Branch, ... (more)

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KXXV-TV Waco

Hearing reset in Houston for NY real estate heir

A court appearance for a 71-year-old New York City real estate heir charged with criminal mischief for urinating on candy at a Houston drug store has been reset for next month.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Marine News

ESG to Build Four RA Tugboats

Eastern Shipbuilding says that Suderman & Young Towing Company & Bay Houston Towing Company have placed orders for a total of 4 new Robert Allan, LTD.

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Popsugar.com

Kara and David's Surf and Turf Engagement

David and Kara decided the perfect place for engagement photos was in Galveston, TX, at the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier , which is a coastal Texas icon.

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Marine News

Woods Hole Group Clinches Multi-Year O&M Contract

Woods Hole Group will be working with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services for the operation and maintenance of Physical Oceanographic Real Time System along the East Coast of the USA, and along the Gulf of Mexico coast in Texas and Louisiana.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Southtown Star

Vickroy: What teachers do on summer vacation

Lily Morford , former exchange student Mashi, and Alexis Morford, who teaches Spanish at Richards High School, visited the Hosteria Santa Barbara in Gualaceo in Ecuador this summer.

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The Family Badge

Man Wanted For Georgia Murder Captured in Galveston

Galveston Police Investigator David Roark was assigned the case and made contact with law enforcement officials in Georgia to confirm that Davious Jervell Hammond was indeed wanted for a drug related Murder that occurred in McDonough, Georgia.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

Phone scam warning for Galveston residentsPhone scam warning for...

Phone scam warning for Galveston residents Con-artist is impersonating sheriff's deputies, telling victims that there's a warrant out for their arrest.

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Click2Houston

Deputies: Man shot in stomach during argument at Galveston tiki bar

At around 11:15 p.m. Monday, the Galveston County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded to a disturbance at the Tiki Bar and Grille in the 100 block of the Gulf Freeway.

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KAUZ

Galveston seawall meters generate more money

The Galveston County Daily News reported Tuesday that the program collected more than $157,000 between March and May. Galveston seawall parking fees last September through November generated nearly $87,000.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

KXXV-TV Waco

Police: At least 2 dead in Dickinson police chase

Capt. J. Jaekel told the Galveston Daily News the wreck occurred Sunday night after an officer tried pulling over a Dodge Durango in Dickinson.

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