special Corpse Flower Visitation and Viewing Hours May 12 - 15 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. The Giant Corpse Flower, Morticia, at Moody Gardens in Galveston, has has bloomed for the first time in 2012.
Carnival Cruise Line confirms passenger went overboard. Carnival Cruise Lines issued a statement that a passenger went overboard on the Carnival Liberty cruise ship that sailed from Galveston for Cozumel. Acclaimed shark diver/photographer, Paul Spielvogel, is on board and reported on it
The Coast Guard has temporarily restricted traffic on the Intracoastal Waterway, near Bolivar Cut, after two tow boats allided with a 230-foot dredge boat, Thursday. No injuries were reported. There are no reports of pollution in the water. The re
A Coast Guard boat crew rescued three fisherman after their boat began sinking early Sunday morning near the jetty off Galveston.
The Coast Guard medevaced a diabetic man from a Galveston Party Boats catamaran while they were underway about 70 miles southeast of Galveston Saturday.
The Coast Guard responded to a collision between two barges early Monday morning in the vicinity of Siever’s Cove on Bolivar Peninsula, in the Intracoastal Waterway.
A Coast Guard boat crew medevaced a 12-year-old boy from a cruise ship 10 miles offshore Galveston, Sunday evening.
The Coast Guard is working closely with contractors and the owner of a seagoing tug and empty tank barge Monday, after the vessels became beached in the vicinity of East Beach on Galveston Sunday.
Coast Guard crews brought four people to safety from two boats that were both disabled by the rocks off Snake Island, across the Texas City Ship Channel from the dike, Saturday morning.
At approximately 12:06 pm Monday afternoon, October 12, 2015, Officers were dispatched to the 8900 block of Ave. J (causeway outbound) in reference to a woman threatening to jump off the Causeway. Upon arrival, Officers observed the 27 year woman sta
Coast Guard crews medevaced a 43-year-old woman from a cruise ship about 115 miles southeast of Galveston early Friday morning.
Shark week is over, but it is still fascinating to continue learning about sharks and how they interact with people. There have been several incidents in the Texas coastal area in which people have been attacked by sharks.
As Disney fans, we are excited that Disney is offering several cruises out of Galveston this year. What is better than a cruise. A Disney cruise!
Galveston's 'National Night Out,' organized by the Galveston Police Department, will be held on Tuesday, October 6th.
Galveston began the professional removal of a live oak tree at 35th Street and Broadway, after enlisting the professional opinion of a certified arborist.
The Galveston Island Chicken Shack Strut is a one-day self-guided tour of coastal chicken coops, hen houses, mobile tractors, and crazy shacks. Open to adults and children, the tour will show how to incorporate island chickens into your lifestyle.
Parks and Recreation Department awarded grant, fundraising efforts continue the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission formally notified the City of Galveston will receive the first ever Galveston Community Swimming Pool.