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  1. Black heritage banquet set for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Galveston County Daily News

    In celebration of Black History Month, the Old Central Cultural Center board of directors will present its fifth annual Black Heritage Banquet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at 2627 Ave. M in Galveston. Goodwille Pierre, of Houston, who is a national expert and consultant in diversity inclusion, management, strategic communication and business development advisor to several Fortune 100 companies in the Houston area, will be the banquet speaker.

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  2. The party isn't over - Mardi Gras Part DeuxRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Nikki, a 14-year-old dachshund, rides in a decorated wagon Feb. 26, 2017, during the annual Krewe of Barkus and Meoux Parade at Mardi Gras in Galveston. More than 100 pets, from dogs and cats to ferrets and a horse participated in the annual parade that benefits the Galveston Island Humane Society.

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  3. Fishing conditions should start to improve in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Now that February is here, we can expect to see increasingly warmer temperatures that should do wonders for fishing. Wednesday was a great day around Galveston; however, not much was taking place on the fishing scene.

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  4. 'Never a Dull Moment' debuts Saturday at RosenbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | The Galveston County Daily News

    "Love, Loss and What I Wore" will feature Terri Hoover, Lisa Miller, Caitlyn Mytelka, Robin Schaefer and Patty Talley. The comedy will be directed by Kim Mytelka and debuts at 8 p.m. today at Island ETC in Galveston.

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  5. MLK Day events across the county begin on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Angela Lemons, left, holds her neighbor's hand during a prayer service Jan. 18, 2016, during the annual Martin Luther King Day Unity Prayer Circle at St. Vincent's House in Galveston. The La Marque High School drum majors perform for the crowds along FM 1765 as they march in the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade in La Marque on Monday Jan. 18, 2016.

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  6. 12th Night of Christmas celebration set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    The Galveston College Community Chorale, under the direction of Michael Gilbert, will perform at the 12th Night of Christmas celebration at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Moody Mansion in Galveston. The Galveston College Community Chorale, under the direction of Michael Gilbert, will perform at the 12th Night of Christmas celebration at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Moody Mansion in Galveston.

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  7. Seasonal celebration of island history, holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    A bible that was found washed ashore after the 1900 Storm is part of the Galveston County Museum's Seasonal Celebrations display at the Galveston County Courthouse, 722 21st St., in Galveston. T OP RIGHT : A fine needlepoint of the Archangel Michael, St. Nicolae and St. Sophie is part of the Galveston County Museum's Seasonal Celebrations display at the Galveston County Courthouse, 722 21st St., in Galveston.

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  8. Holiday seasonal events are winding downRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    With Christmas coming in a few days, there are still a few holiday events to keep you and your family in a festive mood. The Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier is inviting families to come and watch holiday movies, children's activities and rides Saturday at 2501 Seawall Blvd. in Galveston.

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  9. Q&A with Steve AlexanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Editor's note: Steve K. Alexander, a marine biologist and adjunct professor at Texas A&M University at Galveston, recently published "Exploring Galveston: A Naturalist's Guide to the Island," now available locally at Galveston Bookshop. He talked with The Daily News about his book.

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  10. The Texas Tenors set to perform at The Grand todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    The Texas Tenors will perform at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. today at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. The Texas Tenors will perform at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. today at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston.

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  11. All things Dickens set to kick off today on isleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Carolers line the streets at the 43rd annual Dickens on The Strand in Galveston. The 44th annual event kicks off today.

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  12. Galveston Holiday Lighting Celebration set for todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    The rescheduled eighth annual BrewMasters Craft Beer Festival will kick off today through Sunday at Moody Gardens, 1 Hope Blvd., in Galveston. The Galveston Holiday Lighting Celebration is held the Friday after Thanksgiving and features local talent as part of the annual celebration.

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  13. USO show set for Saturday at Knights of Columbus hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    The Mystic Krewe of Aquarius will present its 24th annual USO Show at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Knights of Columbus hall, 1912 Winnie St., in Galveston. The annual talented review will feature an "All-Star" cast of Krewe members recreating numerous stars in a 24-act presentation, which will include an evening of song and dance, comedy, a cash bar, and the Krewe's popular "candy girls and guys," who will be selling snacks.

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  14. It's beginning to look like Christmas - alreadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    A large face carved of ice peers out from a wall as worker Hank Gutierrez runs cables for sound inside the Shivers Ice Bar at the Moody Gardens Ice Land: Rainforest Holiday attraction in Galveston on Thursday Worker Hank Gutierrez runs cables for sound inside the Shivers Ice Bar at the Moody Gardens Ice Land: Rainforest Holiday attraction in Galveston on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017. Rainforest creatures carved of ice adorn a display at the Moody Gardens Ice Land: Rainforest Holiday attraction in Galveston on Thursday A monkey sculpted from ice perches in an icy tree at the Moody Gardens Ice Land: Rainforest Holiday attraction in Galveston on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017.

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  15. 'Float the Boat' fundraiser set for Nov. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Nancy Greenfield, secretary for the Artist Boat's board of directors, shows off a few of the original works of art for the silent auction at the Artist Boat's annual "Float the Boat" gala Nov. 10 at The Trolley Station, 2021 Strand St., in Galveston. More than 50 artists contributed artwork for the event.

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  16. Vroom, vroom Lone Star Rally entertainment heats up isleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Los Vertigos will perform during the Lone Star Rally from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at The Oaks Bar, 12410 Stewart Road, in Galveston. Admission is free and open to the public.

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  17. Halloween tricks, treats, more set for this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    The 69th annual Houston Hoedown Dance will be from 7:45 p.m. to 10 p.m. today and Saturday at the Moody Gardens Convention Center, 1 Hope Blvd., in Galveston. The 69th annual Houston Hoedown Dance will be from 7:45 p.m. to 10 p.m. today and Saturday at the Moody Gardens Convention Center, 1 Hope Blvd., in Galveston.

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  18. Get ready for the 34th annual Greek FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Featuring traditional Greek dancing, the 34th annual Greek Festival will take place Oct. 14-15 at the Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church, 1824 Ball St., in Galveston. All sorts of Greek foods and wines will be available at the 34th annual Greek Festival set for Oct. 14 and Oct. 15 on Galveston Island. 1 comment

  19. Hurricane Harvey relief efforts set for this weekend, beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    This weekend, and beyond, there will be a plethora of events raising moneys to help with relief efforts related to Hurricane Harvey. Here are a few of them you should place on your calendars: Local country music artist Shaun Michaels, a resident of Dickinson, has partnered with Stuttgarden Tavern on The Strand, for a CD release event, which will begin at noon Saturday and end at 2 a.m. Sunday at 2110 Strand Street in Galveston.

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  20. Rescheduled ArtWalk event set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    The Beatles tribute band, The Fab 5, will be performing from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today at Saengerfest Park, 23rd and Strand streets, in Galveston. Admission is free and open to the public.

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