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New Beaches, Attractions To Explore in Galveston This Summer

Summer is on the horizon and the Galveston shore is calling your name. Answer it – and immerse yourself in new adventures, from flyboarding over the bay to sliding through the world’s tallest water coaster!

Ball High Robotics Team Crowned Champions at VEX Worlds 2016

More than 1,100 robotics teams from 30 nations gathered at VEX Worlds last weekend to compete during three days of intense back-to-back matches for the chance to become World Champions.

Seawall Interpretive Trail Call for Art Announced

Do you want 5 million people to see your artwork every year? Project SIT, a program of the Artist Boat, will beautify 70 concrete benches with hand painted mosaic tile by December 2016.

City Announces Selection for Galveston's Chief of Police

City Manager Brian Maxwell is pleased to announce Richard Boyle has been selected as the Chief of Police for the City of Galveston.

More Than 6,700 Volunteers Pick Up 110,000 Pounds of Trash from Texas Beaches During Annual Cleanup

Since 1986, more than 496,000 Adopt-A-Beach volunteers have cleaned more than 9,200 tons of trash from Texas beaches.

Study: Answer to Antibiotic-Resistant Infections Could Already Be on the Market

The rise of antibiotic resistant bacterial pathogens is an increasingly global threat to public health. In the United States alone antibiotic resistant bacterial pathogens kill thousands every year.

Are You Ready to Home Tour?

The yellow flowers have bloomed around the Broadway cemetery, Mother’s Day is around the corner, and the weather is heating up - and that all points to one thing, Galveston Historic Homes Tour.