Movies

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Movie Review: Avenger: Age of Ultron

by Dustin Chase Starring Robert Downey, Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo Everything about “Avengers: Age of Ultron” is exhausting, from the cast list to the running time and especially the never ending onslaught of comic book movies. We watch the … read more

Festivals

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Galveston Island Pass: 4+ Attractions and Save up to 40% Off

IT’S ISLAND TIME! The Galveston Island Pass is sold exclusively here at GalvestonIslandPass.com. Select four or more participating attractions and save up to 40% off retail price. Passes are valid 30 days after purchase. If you haven’t been to Galveston … read more

Outdoors

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Boatless on the Island: How to Get On the Water

By Rob Lucey Being on an island, we are surrounded by water. With warm weather here, it can be nice to jump “in” the water, but sometimes you’d rather get “on” the water. For those who don’t own a boat, … read more

Health

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Getting Back to Our Roots: Galveston’s Own Farmers Market

By Kimber Fountain Although it is hard to believe now, in light of the emerging backlash against the corporate giants of the food industry, processed and fast foods were once the height of progress, symbols of America’s deft ability to … read more

DVDs

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DVD Review: Into the Storm

Starring Richard Armitage, Sarah Wayne Callies, Matt Walsh, Max Deacon, Nathan Kress ​This might just be the summer’s most guilty pleasure. If you are going to 1-up 1996’s Twister, I guess this is the way to do it. Shot like a … read more