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Private Fireworks Prohibited in San Marcos. As San Marcos residents prepare for the annual public Summerfest fireworks show, they are reminded that private fireworks are prohibited in and around San Marcos. The City Fire Code prohibits “the sale, possession, storage, discharge or offer for sale of fireworks” in the city limits or within 5,000 feet of the city limits. The penalty for violating the

(NEW BRAUNFELS, TX ) —CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital –New Braunfels (CSRH—NB) has received the Mission: Lifeline® Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer

(New Braunfels, TX )– The possession or use of any kind of firework is illegal inside the city limits of New Braunfels. Anyone found to be in possession of or using fireworks within the city limits may be issued a citation and have their fireworks confiscated. You can transport fireworks through

(New Braunfels, TX)--In honor of Independence Day, the City of New Braunfels is hosting the annual Fourth of July Fireworks display on Saturday. Festivities kick off at 6:30pm. with free concerts in Landa Park and Fischer Park. The Adam Johnson Band will take the stage at the Landa Park Dance Slab

(New Braunfels, Tx)--The next Mobile Food Pantry will be distributing food at the Westside Community Center today, from 10am. to noon. You can pick up a voucher provided, by the San Antonio Food Bank, to obtain groceries at the New Braunfels Public Library, and the Westside Community Center. For more information about the Mobile Food Pantry, or about volunteering to help with food distribution,
As Independence Day Approaches, the Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority (GBRA) officials are urging all recreationalists to practice safe boating, tubing and swimming. GBRA general manager, Bill West, Jr. advises that the Memorial Day Weekend flooding, particularly on the Blanco River, swept a lot of debris, including barbed wire and other fencing materials, down river, and into the San Marcos River
(Comal County, TX)--Comal County Commissioners Court meets this morning at 8:30am.; however, they will also be holding workshops next week. On Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, budget hearings for the Proposed 2016 Comal County Budget will start at 9am. in the Commissioners Courtroom, 100 Main Plaza. You may visit for agenda postings. 9:00 AM WORKSHOP AGENDA: The following
The New Braunfels Girls Softball Association 8U Girls All Star team worked hard to get through the sectional and regional tournaments, and just recently qualified to go to the 2015 Pony League Softball World Series in Houston, July 14th through the 19th. They recently posted on our website that they have started a “go fund me” account, to help the kids and their families pay for their expenses,
(AUSTIN, TX)-- State Senator Donna Campbell and State Representative Lyle Larson sent a letter to the Alamo Area MPO requesting the removal of toll roads from the expansion of U.S. 281 - also known as the 825 project .The letter sites an estimated 2.5-billions-dollars in motor vehicle sales tax as part of funding secured for non-tolled highway projects, and requests the Alamo Area MPO to amend
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(San Marcos, TX)--Saturday, July 4, 2015 SummerFest! July 4 Celebration at San Marcos Plaza Park on the River, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., FREE Admission. Live music, children’s patriotic costume parade, patriotic program, fireworks display at 9:30 p.m., Parking at City Library, Activity Center and Strahan Coliseum Parking Lot. Lions Club Tube Rental open all day; Rio Vista Pool open 12 noon – 6 p.m. ($2
( New Braunfels, Texas) — The river flow on the Comal River has recovered and is once again flowing at safe levels (at around 350 cfs as of this release). Therefore, the Comal River is once again open for recreation effective immediately. The Guadalupe River in New Braunfels is currently flowing at around 3700 cfs and remains closed to tubing. Only rafting and kayaking are allowed, and guided
(New Braunfels, TX)--You may have seen fire trucks at the ADM Mill at 400 East San Antonio St. around noon yesterday. The New Braunfels Fire Department was called to the mill when a machine belt assembly caught on fire. NBFD officials report that crew arrived at find the fire under control when they arrived due to quick use of a fire extinguisher. Fire crews finished the job and stuck
(New Braunfels, TX) –July is National Parks and Recreation Month and the City of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is hosting free, family fun events each Saturday during July to encourage residents to discover Fischer Park: On July 4th it’s a Concert featuring UpriZing from 6:30pm. to 9pm. Followed by Landa Fireworks viewing at 9:15 p.m. (The Landa Park Firework display is visable
(New Braunfels, TX) - Due to the Fourth of July holiday, the next Mobile Food Pantry distribution at the Westside Community Center will take place on Thursday, July 2nd, from 10am. to noon. The Mobile Pantry is typically on site for two hours and provide food assistance for up to 250 families. You can pick up a voucher provided, by the San Antonio Food Bank, to obtain groceries. Pantry voucher