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  1. There's no 'off' in the off seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Galveston County Daily News

    Now that summer vacation time is a distant memory, Galveston is in the midst of the off season. For many on the Park Board operations staff, this means their work is "on."

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  2. Ownership of Gerland's building gets clearer; Kemah eatery meets with early endRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 4 | The Galveston County Daily News

    The shell is all that's left of the old Gerland's Food Fair store at 2402 45th St. in Galveston could soon be replaced by town houses or another type of residential development. The blinds are drawn on the front doors of Kemah restaurant Bradford & Main during business hours on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018.

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  3. Get ready for a 'spooky' weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | The Galveston County Daily News

    "The Phantom of the Opera," sponsored by The Daily News, will be shown today at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. A special presentation of "The Phantom of the Opera" will be shown today at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston.

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  4. Cold weather heralds first signs of flounder migrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | The Galveston County Daily News

    The weather forecasts were on target and the cold, windy and wet weather set in. It appears that it will be several days before conditions settle to the point that we can get back into fishing.

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  5. Discovering the voice of the visitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | The Galveston County Daily News

    I can say with certainty that the Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau is one that relies on data when it comes to making decisions - statistics about hotel occupancy and rates, who goes where once they're here, how long our visitors stay, what they spend and where they're from. Until now, though, we haven't heard the voice of our visitors.

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  6. Beach replenishment project receives awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | The Galveston County Daily News

    I have to say it was a great honor that Galveston hosted the national conference for the American Shore & Beach Preservation Association last week. It was an even greater honor that the Park Board received an award at the event.

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  7. Offats Bayou a good option for anglers who can handle coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Saturday was another bad day for anglers, as cold, damp and windy weather kept the fishing crowd away from the water. The good news is that when conditions improve we should be in for some excellent fall fishing, especially for anglers fishing the Galveston area.

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  8. Anglers stymied by weather, await passage of cold frontsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Thursday looked like it would be a good day to hit the water before the cold fronts hit this week. The overcast conditions appeared to favor fishing and the wind was fairly light.

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  9. Texas surfing shines on social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | The Galveston County Daily News

    For decades, I've waited with almost manic fervor and anticipation for the arrival of the latest issue of a surf magazine in my mailbox each month. I love and consume all of the content religiously: the photos and articles from far-flung locales, the interviews with the personalities of our sport and the news about latest surfboard design trends.

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  10. Clay Walker set to headline Bayou FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Nicole Brown looks at sculptures made of unconventional objects at a booth in ARToberFest on Postoffice Street in Galveston on Oct. 21, 2017. Jewelry, photography, sculptures, paintings and printmaking were just a few categories of art featured at the event.

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  11. 35th annual Greek Festival set for Saturday, SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Max Elyoussef cuts meat for gyros at the 34th annual Greek Festival. The festival was a culinary delight with some of the best chefs in the area preparing the fare at Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church.

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  12. Warm weather great for crab action, delayed flounder runRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Record and near record high temperatures continued to hamper fishing around Galveston on Wednesday. This will not last much longer, as a major cold front is on its way which will be casting winter-like weather around our area.

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  13. Increased angler action in Texas City over Rally weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Reports from bait camps and marinas around Galveston indicated low numbers of anglers fishing last weekend. Most likely it had to do with the motorcycle rally; however, the rally itself did not affect fishing.

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  14. Increased angler action in Texas City over Rally weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 4 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Reports from bait camps and marinas around Galveston indicated low numbers of anglers fishing last weekend. Most likely it had to do with the motorcycle rally; however, the rally itself did not affect fishing.

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  15. Will Texas City land another major retailer? Olympia Grill prepares to openRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Larry Kriticos, along with his brother Tikie , will open an Olympia Grill restaurant at Pinnacle Park in League City. The new restaurant, expected to open in early November, will be the third Olympia Grill in Galveston County.

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  16. Ghostly Galveston tours not just for OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Galveston is well known for many reasons - including its beaches, historic places, family attractions and Victorian architecture. It's also made a name for itself for its ghosts.

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  17. Wine Run returns to old stomping groundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | The Galveston County Daily News

    The Wicked Wine Run returns to its, ahem, old stomping grounds next week, with a course on the grounds of Haak Winery in Santa Fe. "They haven't been here for a few years, though we were still providing the wine when the run was on the beach," Haak general manager Cecilia Haak Gabba explained.

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  18. Remembering The Galvez Negro Little LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | The Galveston County Daily News

    From 1952 to 1969, the Galvez Negro Little League produced many future champions for high school, college and professional sports . Those champions have continued the spirit and mission of youth athletics by showing and teaching the merits of discipline, work ethic and team concept while simultaneously producing winners.

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  19. Anglers should exercise caution ahead of cold frontRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Another absolutely gorgeous day prevailed around Galveston on Tuesday; however, that is about to change with a strong cold front headed our way. It appears that the front will not arrive until later in the day Wednesday; however, boaters should exercise extra caution if heading out on the open water.

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  20. Nice weather settled in, but fresh water still passing throughRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 28 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Ryan Burke and "Island Girl" First Mate Donnie Gideon holding Burke's 5-foot, 4-inch spinner shark caught last week. Ryan Burke and "Island Girl" First Mate Donnie Gideon holding Burke's 5-foot, 4-inch spinner shark caught last week.

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