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Most City of New Braunfels facilities, including City Hall, Parks Administration and the Westside Community Center will be closed on Friday, September 23rd in celebration of Comal County Fair Day.

Comal ISD continues to produce some of the nation’s top academic performers. This school year, the district is proud to announce six students were named National Merit Semifinalists.

Workforce Solutions Alamo numbers show unemployment rate dropped again in August.

A number of City of New Braunfels departments are relocating to the new City Hall Facility at 550 Landa Street on Monday, September 26th.

The Comal County Fair began Friday, with a BBQ cook-off with more than 100 teams, and a Washer Pitching tournament; both of which continued on Saturday.

Come out to celebrate New Braunfels’ first Dia De Los Muertos Festival on October 29 from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the New Braunfels Farmers Market.

The Texas Education Agency (TEA) notified New Braunfels Independent School District this week that the schools have received a total of 21 Distinction Designations among the 12 eligible campuses with nearly every campus earning at least one Distinction Designation. 

To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, the Westside Community Center next week presents an exhibit of the paintings of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo.

The New Braunfels Public Library now has book club kits for the public to check out.  Mark Andrew Holowchak, PhD., will speak about Sigmund Freud on Thursday, September 22nd at 7pm. Also the New Braunfels Public Library is hosting a new monthly movie program for adults called ReadBox.

The City Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will meet on Tuesday, at the Landa Haus, in Landa Park. 

Communities In Schools of South Central Texas (CIS) recently hosted their Annual Donor Appreciation Luncheon at the McKenna Events Center in New Braunfels. 

Restoring Independence Supporting Empowerment, the Gary Sinese Foundation, along with its donors, (including H-E-B and The Home Depot Foundation) join the Canyon Lake community in a dedication ceremony for a specially adapted smart home this morning for wounded veteran USMC Gunnery Sgt. Guillermo Tejada (Ret.). 

Comal County will celebrate the grand opening of its new Bulverde Annex with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house next Friday, Sept. 30th. The ceremony will take place at 11am., with an open house to follow until 1pm.

The students in NBISD celebrated Freedom Week this week, with special activities and lessons focused on the significance of September 11th’s Patriot Day 11th  and Sept. 17th’s Constitution Day.