Port Isabel City Commissioners have given approval to La Joyas SPI to develop 61 new lots along the bay front between Port Isabel and Laguna Heights on the waterfront. Construction has begun on the seawall for this planned subdivision. The views … Continue reading
The National Weather Service of the Brownsville/Rio Grande Valley will be here to teach residents and visitors of South Padre Island and surrounding communities about local weather hazards and how to report them to the National Weather Service. The class will be … Continue reading
Realtors and sellers both love Open Houses but here is something to think about when planning your next Open House. Prescription drug abusers reportedly are posing as home buyers and using open houses to raid medicine cabinets and night stands … Continue reading
Having fun with lots of other Realtors.
SpaceX has purchased more land bringing to 90 the total number of lots owned in Cameron County, or about 37 acres. This is in addition to the roughly 57 acres currently under lease. SpaceX hopes to build facilities to support … Continue reading
On March 25, 2014 from 6-9 pm @ Treasures of the Gulf Museum, the author of “Pursuit, Redemption, and Delirium”, L.A. Kuehlke, will be the featured literary artist at the Port Isabel High School Spring Literary Fest. The event will … Continue reading
Juliet V. Garcia, president of the University of Texas Brownsville was ranked among the World’s 50 Greatest Leaders by CNN recently! For more information, click on the link below for details. CNN ranking honors Juliet Garcia – Brownsville Herald: Local … Continue reading
Looking for something to do this weekend? JOIN the residents of Laguna Vista, tomorrow, Saturday, for live “Music by the Bay” event that we are holding at beautiful Roloff Park in Laguna Vista from 5 to 9pm. Bring your foldable chair … Continue reading
The following report was published by the City of South Padre this week: The South Padre Island Convention & Visitors Bureau reports that the Spring Break Texas Week saw thousands of visitors descend to relax after a winter filled with … Continue reading
If you haven’t seen the SandCastle Trail in South Padre, you are missing out. Check out this link to the map where you can view all of the sandcastles on the trail: The South Padre Island SandCastle Trail Map. And, … Continue reading
Check out this link for new Segway tours on South Padre Island and in Port Isabel: http://www.segvalley.com/segway%C2%AE-tours.html I can’t wait to try this. Let us know if you do and what you think!
If you get a letter asking you to pay for a copy of your property deed, it’s likely a rip-off. Call your local property records clerk before you respond. A company called Property Transfer Services is sending letters to homeowners … Continue reading
The City of South Padre published this information below about recycling your old phone books: What a great idea! “The new phone books are here, and the old phone books are going out! Please consider reducing landfill waste, and reuse … Continue reading
The local Wave transportation has joined forces with the Valley wide Metro to provide transportation from South Padre to McAllen including Brownsville and Harlingen. The link below has the brochure that is published with the routes, lines, and times. http://www.myspi.org/department/division.php?structureid=151
There are workshops scheduled at the Laguna Madre Art Gallery in Port Isabel at the Lighthouse Square at the times and dates indicated below: Mar 11, 18, & 25 – Evening Water Color Class Tuesdays 6pm to 8pm Artist: Beth … Continue reading
This is a notice published by the City of South Padre Island about trash and other waster material pickup: “During Spring Break and summer, enormous amounts of trash are generated by both commercial businesses and rental properties on South Padre … Continue reading
The County is closing Beach Access #5 & #6 at night from March 7th to March 16th from 11:00PM at night until 6:00AM in the morning.
The anticipated opening of the Port Isabel Event Center is about to take place in the next month. In fact, you can now make a reservation for an upcoming event. You will love seeing this website with not only information … Continue reading
Our VERY popular local boat maker, Shallow Sport, has greatly increased their production capacity. We got to see it first hand during a Chamber Open House there recently. The Brownsville Herald reported this story below: Boat maker doubles production capacity … Continue reading
As you can see in this before/after shot, a bathroom is one place where constant, indirect natural light could come in handy. Image: Solatube If you’ve been thinking of adding more daylight to a kitchen or dark hallway, a solar tube … Continue reading
Cheryl Fairbanks is teaching us REMAX agents about how to improve listings their marketing.
Great motivational speaker!
The Brownsville Herald reported that the SpaceX report has been delayed again until April 2014. Check out the article below: SpaceX report pushed back – Brownsville Herald: Local News.
present A Foreign Film Festival at SPI’s Island Cinema Tuesday, March 4, 204 at 7:00 p.m. Srdjan Dragojevic’s Award Winning Film: PARADE Tickets $7 per person, available at the door.
The South Padre Island Economic Development Corporation and the City of South Padre Island have approved an Incentive Policy in order to assist qualified new and existing businesses and to benefit the economic climate on the Island. Businesses can apply … Continue reading
Warrant Round-Up The City of South Padre Island is joining more than 300 law enforcement agencies across Texas in the Statewide Warrant Round-Up beginning Saturday, March 1. The roundup is designed to target thousands of defendants with traffic, parking, city ordinance, … Continue reading