Monthly Archives: January 2012

2011-2012 Cost vs. Value: Which Remodeling Projects Pay Off the Most?

When tackling home remodeling projects, you’ll find some projects pay off more than others at times of resale. Remodeling Magazine, in conjunction with REALTOR® Magazine, recently released findings of its annual Cost vs. Value report for 2011-2012, revealing which remodeling … Continue reading

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South Padre Island Mayor Appointed to Interim Committee

At the January 18th, 2012, regular City Council Meeting, Mayor Robert N. Pinkerton, Jr. made the announcement of his appointment by the House of Representatives to the Joint Interim Committee to Study Seacoast Territory Insurance. The purpose of the committee … Continue reading

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“I Love SPI” Targets Overgrown Lots

The new group called “I Love (with a heart symbol) SPI” was created by the city of South Padre. Right now they are targeting overgrown lots. If you have one, be sure to line up someone to mow so you … Continue reading

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Over 4000 People Entered the Causeway Walk!

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Causeway Walk is Tomorrow….Join Us!

Come register for the 28th Annual Longest Causeway Run/Walk scheduled for Saturday, January 14th, 2012. START: Causeway Run starts at 10 a.m. sharp. Fitness Walk starts at 10:15 a.m. sharp. COST: Causeway Run $20.00. Fitness Walk $15.00. Students: $10.00 with school ID. EARLY … Continue reading

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New Restaurant in South Padre Island

U.S. Bar, a famous old Matamoras restaurant in the market area, is now in South Padre Island. The margaritas are great! Try it out.

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Breakfast with the Mayor in Port Isabel

The Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce hosted a complimentary breakfast from Pirate’s Landing with the Mayor, Joe Vega, yesterday.  Mr. Vega reviewed last year’s accomplishments and this year’s goals. Anyone can see Port Isabel has improved greatly since he took … Continue reading

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Get Some Money for Your Old Phone

Great tip……..When you get a new phone, you may be able to sell the old one. Companies like Best Buy and Target (through NextWorth.com) will assess your gadget and make you an offer. The iPhone 5 is already out in Europe … Continue reading

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South Padre Island Polar Dip 2012

Check this out!

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