BRAZOS VALLEY LATEST NEWS

September 9, 2014

Northgate Cares: Free Fountain Drinks for Sober Drivers

Last year alcohol-related crashes in Bryan and College Station reached their highest total in five years. Northgate bars and law enforcement are hoping to reverse that trend with a new campaign that offers free fountain drinks to anyone identifying themselves as the sober driver for the night.
September 9, 2014

9/11: Fourth Annual Stair Climb

The Bryan Fire Department will hold the Fourth Annual Stair Climb in honor of the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice on September 11, 2001, at the Varisco building in downtown Bryan.
September 4, 2014

Advice from the Bride

Sky & Victor: A charming couple brought together by their shared passion for the game of Kings...
September 4, 2014

Something Old, Something New, Something Custom & “I Do.”

The identity of a wedding is comprised of details. Some are elaborate with thousands of intricacies and touches; others are simple and still boast hundreds of particulars. For bride Paige Pickens Engel, her wedding was a sophisticated melody of customization, minutiae, and finishing touches.
September 2, 2014

Insite Launch Party: September 4

The Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History will host Insite Magazine’s September issue Launch Party. The Party will be held from 5:00– 7:00pm, Thursday, September 4.
September 2, 2014

Be Game Day Ready with Destination Aggieland

Visitors to Kyle Field this fall will be part of the largest gameday crowds in Texas. A new app that includes information about traffic and parking will make the overall game weekend experience a memorable one as well (for good reasons)!
August 29, 2014

6th Annual Buffalo Stampede with John McInroy

Runners will be stampeding their way through Bryan/College Station, Texas on October 4 at 7:30am as the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History hosts its 6th annual Buffalo Stampede with special guest John McInroy.
August 29, 2014

9th Annual Boonville Days Heritage Festival

Join the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History for the 9th annual Boonville Days - Heritage Fair on Saturday, October 4th.
August 23, 2014

Low Prices, Local Flavors – The Taste of B-CS

Local, independently operated restaurants provide the soul and distinctive flavors of food that help define a sense of place.
August 22, 2014

Bush Library and Museum Announces Fall Education Programs

Register now for an exciting line up of historical storytelling education programs this fall at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University.

The free programs are for youth and adult learners and are offered in a variety of formats, including on site and through distance learning.

August 18, 2014

Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus

Mosquitoes collected by the Brazos County Health Department on August 4, 2014 tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). The positive mosquito site was at the Texas A&M University Golf Course. This is the first positive WNV case in Brazos County in 2014.

 

August 12, 2014

Princeton Review and NerdWallet Rank College Station

College Station is among the nation’s top 10 cities for work-life balance and for great “town-gown” relations, according to separate online rankings released this week. The Princeton Review and NerdWallet rank College Station among best in U.S.
August 12, 2014

Merle Haggard Coming to East Texas

The Piney Woods Fine Arts Association is gearing up for its 24th year of bringing the best in the performing arts to East Texas.  Merle Haggard opens the season on September 1.  Enjoy Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, Shoji Tabuchi, Mary Stuart & Yakov Smirnoff and the talents of many more artists this year. With world-music, classical Christmas shows, country music legends and hilarious stand-up comedy, this year’s season is fun for the whole family!
August 5, 2014

Gerling Appointed at Community Foundation

The Directors of the Community Foundation of the Brazos Valley has announced the appointment of Patricia W. Gerling as its next President and CEO.
August 4, 2014

Lavender Feast Dinner

In celebration of the lavender season, Home Sweet Farm Market and Funky Art Café will provide an all-inclusive multi-course meal emphasizing lavender.