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What to Wear for This Year's “Dickens on the Strand” Festival

For many, the big question for the annual “Dickens on the Strand” festival is what to wear.

Island Restaurants Are Planning Christmas Day Deals

With Christmas right around the corner, some top-notch Galveston restaurants are offering special menus or buffets to help you forego the headache of spending the holiday in the kitchen.

UTMB Researchers Find How Ebola Disables the Immune System

A new study at The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston sheds light on how Ebola so effectively disables the human immune system.

Rosenberg Library Presents Its December 2016 Treasure

During the month of December, Rosenberg Library will exhibit a collection of historic Christmas cards donated by Mr. and Mrs. Z.L. White, Jr. in 1946.

Galveston's Best Spots for Holiday Photos

If you’re looking for some cool locales to take family holiday photos, Galveston – the Jewel of the Texas Gulf Coast – provides some breathtaking options for amateur and professional photographers alike.

An Island Holiday, Galveston-Style

Although we never know when Mother Nature will huff and puff a cold front our way, island holidays can be a welcomed change to the traditional holiday season most of us grew up with.

Take to the Waves - It's Wave Season!

If you’re thinking of nice warm sunshiny islands about now.....it’s the time to book that cruise for 2017! The “Wave” Season is here!