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New Braunfels, TX – Due to a last minute program change from the processing vendor, the City of New Braunfels Solid Waste and Recycling Division has postponed the household electronics recycling drop-off event scheduled for Saturday, January 14, 2017. A new time for the event will be announced by the end of March 2017. For more information about electronic recycling, visit www.nbtexas.org/

New Braunfels, TX – The City of New Braunfels Solid Waste and Recycling Division is hosting a Christmas tree drop-off and free Christmas tree mulch pick-up event for New Braunfels residents. Bring natural Christmas trees from Tuesday, December 27, 2016 through Saturday, January 14, 2017 to be made

SAN ANTONIO — For those who prefer the convenience of shopping from a computer or a mobile app, Better Business Bureau is warning of fake shopping apps. This holiday season, reports have surfaced that fake shopping apps for well-known luxury brands have popped up on app stores like Apple and Google

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 rated PG
January 5, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Teams of two to four will be paired according to age through two environments to experience indoor and outdoor tactical scenarios. Bring your own nerf gun, elite ammo provided. Landa Park Aquatic Complex 350 Aquatic Circle
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 charge). Curbside Christmas tree service: Now through Jan. 31, 2017. Trees up to 4 feet long can be
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 opportunities for individuals, groups or organizations at Fischer Park contact Mike Wallace at mwallace@nbtexas
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 rated PG.
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

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