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January 8, 2017, 9:00 AM TIL11:00 AM These volunteer workdays are hosted by the Comal Trails Alliance who are working to create a system of trails, and enjoyment of the natural resources of Comal County. The first objective is to work on the Dry Comal Trail located on the 337 near the New Braunfels Little League fields. Volunteers make certain to wear work clothes, bring gloves and pruning tools

The City of San Marcos is offering several ways to discard live Christmas trees : Christmas tree drop off: Dec. 26, 2016 – Jan. 13, 2017 at 401 E Hopkins (Grant Harris parking lot). Trees of all sizes with no ornaments or tinsel will be mulched on site (mulch will be available to residents free of

Tuesday, January 3, 2017 We are looking for dedicated volunteers, age 14 and older, to become champions at Fischer Park! Volunteers are needed for community habitat management days and a variety of projects including hands-on and research-based tasks. For additional details on volunteer

Friday, January 6, 2017 Open to the public, join us on the first Friday of each month at the Fischer Park Amphitheatre for a movie on the big screen. Bring your own chairs or blankets, food and drinks will be available for purchase from Taco Palenque. No glass allowed in the park. The Nut Job is

The New Braunfels Parks and Recreation department still has a few openings in our Holiday Adventure Camp next week. Keep the kids busy while they are out of school. Call the Landa Recreation Center at 830-221-4370 for details.
If someone walked up to you on the street and demanded to know your social security number, your birth date or your credit card number, would you give it to them? Most people would probably say no. But what if someone sent you an email or called you on the telephone asking for the same information? Far too often, people willingly give up those important details, only to discover later on that
USDA shares the best ways to transport, serve and store your holiday food The holidays are a time for celebrating with family and friends during office parties, holiday buffets and potluck dinners. But, improperly prepared or handled foods can be a breeding ground for dangerous bacteria that causes foodborne illnesses if the food is not properly handled. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA
AUSTIN, Texas – Decorated in seasonal cheer, the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is ready to welcome departing and arriving passengers during the busy winter holiday travel period. Passengers may enjoy live performances and dancing Santas for a more enjoyable airport experience, along with following travel tips, packing patience and planning ahead. Passenger traffic is expected to increase
S.O.S. Food Bank Mailing address - where all donations should be mailed: P.O. Box 311032 New Braunfels, Texas 78131 Physical location: 248 Merriweather St. New Braunfels, Texas 78130 Telephone (830) 629-3663 Hours of Operation 1:00 - 4:00 PM Monday-Friday (closed on holidays)If you are in need of food, click here to find out how we can help you. The Spirit of Sharing (S.O.S.) Inc., Food Bank has

Flash Flood Watch In Effect Through Monday For Comal County Area

Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Fatality / Witnesses can only watch as San Marcos 17-year-old walks into oncoming 18-wheeler on IH-35.


Comal County residents will once again be able to recycle their live, Christmas trees and garland - at no charge. 

Learn the holiday tradition of tamale making. Hands-on training in the art of making tamales is provided. Participants will make a dozen tamales to take home.

The New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department invites the public to share input regarding the River Properties Master Plan.  The community meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, December 13th at 6pm. at the New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center, located at 375 South Castell Avenue.