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UTMB Scientists Identify Enzyme Involved in Faulty Brain Cell Communication in Alzheimer's

A new study from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has provided researchers important insights about an enzyme within the brain that plays a critical role in Alzheimer's.

Humans of Galveston: Lindsay Lives and Breathes All Things G-Town

Get a glimpse into the lives of some fascinating people who have made the journey to Galveston, Texas.

The Ultimate Galveston Spring Break Guide

The official guide to planning your affordable Galveston Spring Break.

Magnolia Being Planted at City Hall in Loving Memory of Galveston's Own Steel Magnolia

Family, friends and colleagues will gather to honor Galveston’s own “Steel Magnolia” Lyda Ann Thomas by unveiling a tree planted in her memory by the Galveston Island Tree Conservancy.

Get a Cost Break by Staying Mid-Week

Grab that suntan lotion and put on that sexy swimsuit! Beach season has arrived and Galveston is rolling out the red carpet – eh, make that sand and sea – for the thousands of beachgoers headed to the island.

Seven Amazing Things You Need To Do in Galveston this Spring

Whether you’re paddling along tranquil coastal channels, playing in an indoor waterpark, or indulging in some first-rate dining, you’ll find many reasons to visit Galveston this spring.

Galveston Trolley Rolls Out 2018 Spring & Summer Hours

As we welcome spring on Galveston Island, the Trolly hours of operation have been set for the 2018 spring and summer season.

Shining New Light on Halting the Progression of Alzheimer's disease

A new study from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston shows that using near infrared light on the heads of mice can effectively reduce vulnerability to the damaging effects of a toxic chemical in the brain known to be involved with the onset of Alzheimer’s.

Head to Galveston This Spring Break for Fun on the Beach, New Attractions

Spring break is right around the corner which means flocks of Texans will be saying goodbye to winter as they head to the beach.  Galveston’s beach parks will open March 10, and that’s just the beginning of what visitors can experience on the island this season.

The Cruise Lady: The F Word

Warm days – cool nights! The perfect recipe for the “F” word – FOG!