5 hrs ago
Bay Area Observer
Harvest Moon Regatta To Be A "Clean Regatta"
With the focus on making Galveston Bay a beautiful, clean place to enjoy, the 2014 Annual Harvest Moon Regatta will be run as a 'Clean Regatta' which is sponsored by the Save the Sea Foundation Slated for October 9 - 12 this fall, the Harvest Moon Regatta is a 150 nautical mile off-shore race from Galveston to Port Aransas hosted by Lakewood Yacht ... (more)
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Galveston's Grand 1894 Opera House Presents Dr. John & the Nite Trippers & Aaron Neville Tonight
The Grand's summer season - "Just For The fun Of It" - will close with the soulful, free- spirited artistry of Dr. John & The Nite Trippers & Aaron Neville.
[News] Ganxsta Nip Discusses Writing The Geto Boys' "Chuckie," Being "God Of Horrorcore Rap"
Ganxsta Nip says that he wrote the landmark horrorcore rap song "Chuckie" for The Geto Boys while at a beach house in Galveston, Texas.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Activist Bringing 8 Burned Iranian Children to US for Treatment
An Iranian-born human rights activist told Newsmax TV on Thursday that she is working to bring eight badly burned young survivors of a deadly 2008 school fire in Iran to the United States for reconstructive surgery.
The Family Badge
Veteran Galveston Victim Assistance Coordinator Announces Retirement [PHOTO]
Rachel Leal, Victim Assistance Coordinator for the Galveston County Criminal District Attorney's Office, has announced her retirement from a long and distinguished career serving the victims of crime in Galveston County.
Coast Guard: Injured man rescued near Texas coast
The U.S. Coast Guard has extracted an injured man from an Italian oil tanker in the Gulf of Mexico near Galveston.
The Family Badge
As Illegal Fishing in Gulf Grows, U.S. Fishermen Call for Stronger Policies and Enforcement
Commercial and recreational fisheries are an economic engine in the Gulf of Mexico, providing jobs, tourism, state revenue and sustainable seafood.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Chronic Treatment With Ticagrelor Limits Myocardial Infarct Size: An...
From the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston ; State Key Laboratory of Space Medicine Fundamentals and Application, China Astronaut Research and Training Center, Beijing, China ; AstraZeneca R&D, MA lndal, Sweden ; and Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of ... (more)
Water Monitoring to Continue at Western Gulf Ports
A water monitoring network that helps keep port traffic moving is the responsibility of the Conrad Blucher Institute for Surveying and Science at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
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.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
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.
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.
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."
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.
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.
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.
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.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
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.
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)
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.