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June 2014

Vacation News

Go Skateboarding Day in Cole Park Saturday

Designed to showcase skateboarding in a positive light, Go Skateboarding Day is 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, June 21, at the skateboarding arena in Cole Park in Corpus Christi. The second annual event is being brought back by CreativeMinds Sales and…


Far Beyond Tint moves into truck country

Far Beyond Tint & Alarm is now a one-stop shop for tricked-out trucks after opening a new location recently. The company has been tinting windows in vehicles, homes and businesses in Corpus Christi since 1987. With its new location at 5734…

Vacation News

Shrimporee BIG fun in Aransas Pass

Get ready to shuck some shrimp at the 66th annual Shrimporee festival in Aransas Pass on June 13-15. As the largest shrimp festival in Texas, the Shrimporee features live music, dancing, carnival rides, parade, culinary events and a Miss Shrimporee…


4 tips for palm tree trimming

Nothing says fun in the sun like palm trees dotting the landscape. In the Coastal Bend region, the Texas sabal palm, or Mexican palmetto, dominates, with a height of up to 50 feet. Its blue-green, fan-shaped leaves form a thick…