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November 2017 marks grim milestone of more than 59,000 roadway deaths since 2000

City offices will be closed on Friday, Nov. 10 in observance of the Veterans Day holiday. On Saturday, Nov. 11 the City of San Marcos will host the 2017 Veterans Day Parade at 10 a.m. The theme of the parade is Honoring All Who Served. A free biscuit and gravy breakfast sponsored by Café on the

WHAT: Hiring Red, White & You! Veterans Hiring Fairs WHO: TWC Chairman Andres Alcantar (Allen, Arlington and Dallas events) TWC Commissioner Representing Employers Ruth R. Hughs (Houston event) TWC Commissioner Representing Labor Julian Alvarez (Brownsville and Pharr events) WHEN: Thursday, Nov

The Alamo Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (AAMPO) has launched an online survey in support of a regional Bike Share Master Plan. The poll is available through Thursday, November 30, 2017, at: www.alamoareampo.org/BikeShare . San Antonio became the first city in Texas to have a bike share

The City of New Braunfels Fire Department and Professional Fire Fighters Association Local 3845 is showing its support for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) as its members kick off the annual Fill the Boot fundraising campaign to help kids and adults with muscular dystrophy, ALS and related muscle-debilitating diseases live longer and grow stronger. Continuing a more than 60 year tradition
The San Marcos Police Department is kicking off its annual Blue Santa toy drive and is now accepting monetary donations and new unwrapped toys through Dec. 14, 2017. Monetary donations and toys may be delivered to the San Marcos Police Department, 2300 S IH-35, in San Marcos. Organizers appreciate all donations but request no stuffed animals for this year’s toy drive. Blue Santa will also be
Arlon Seay Elementary Activities: Kindergarten-2nd Grade Illustration Contest – students will create a patriotic illustration. One illustration will be selected per class for the contest. The ASES administration team will then select the winner of the contest. The winning masterpiece will be on the cover of the program to be handed out during our Veterans Day program. All artwork will be
NEW BRAUNFELS, TX - On Oct. 24, 4th and 5th graders at Veramendi Elementary participated in a CODE RED presentation as a part of Red Ribbon Week. CODE RED, or Coalition of Departments Engaged on the Road to Eliminate Drugs, was formed to educate elementary students on the purpose of Red Ribbon Week, why we wear the red ribbons and what it symbolizes along with other anti-drug information. The
New Braunfels, TX – The City of New Braunfels has announced the following temporary road closures for Wurstfest between Friday, November 3 and Sunday, November 12: Mill Race Run Friday 11/3 8:00 a.m. – midnight Saturday 11/4 6:00 a.m. – 12:45 a.m. Thursday 11/9 8:00 a.m. – midnight Friday 11/10 8:00 a.m. – midnight Saturday 11/11 6:00 a.m. – 12:45 a.m. Elizabeth Avenue from Torrey Street to Landa
AUSTIN, Texas – Eligible Hurricane Harvey survivors receiving Transitional Shelter Assistance (TSA) may receive an extension to stay temporarily in hotels while they look for an alternative place to live. Disaster survivors with a continuing need for the hotel sheltering program may be extended to Nov. 27. However, there is a mid-term eligibility review on Nov. 7 where survivors participating in
First United Methodist will hold its third annual Wurst Service at the Landa Park Dance Slab on Sunday, November 5, 2017 with music starting at 10:30am. The Wurst Service will start at 11:00am. This is an informal, come-as-you-are worship service held in conjunction with the city's famous Wurstfest celebration. Landa Park provides a convenient and colorful venue for visitors and locals to attend
Two New Braunfels High School athletes were selected to represent the Unicorns in the San Antonio All-Star Football game. Quarterback Ryan Redding and Offensive Tackle Weston Wright will both play for the East team in the game presented by H-E-B on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018 in the Alamodome. In the 40th anniversary of the battle between the East vs. West, the players will take the field at 5 p.m.
New Braunfels, TX – Beginning Wednesday, November 1, 2017, the City of New Braunfels will re-implement enforcement of the Disposable Container and Cooler Size ordinances. No disposable containers will be allowed on the Comal River or on portions of the Guadalupe River inside the New Braunfels City Limits. No coolers larger than 16 quarts will be allowed. As has always been the local law, coolers
New Braunfels, TX – The New Braunfels Municipal Court’s Teen Court Program was established in 2009. It is a diversionary program that introduces offenders and non-offenders alike to the Court System, and involves players like the Bailiff, Clerk, Teen Prosecutor, Teen Defense Attorney, Teen Jurors, and the Adult Volunteer Judge. Students who are jurors listen to a defendant’s case and they