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Friday, January 13th, 2012

Competing LBJ/MLK memorial designs slated for Feb. 16 unveiling

Next month, the Crossroads Committee will enter the next phase in its mission to establish a public memorial to Martin Luther King and Lyndon Baines Johnson in San Marcos.

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

City seeks volunteers for Oct. 8 San Marcos River cleanup

Volunteers are being sought to cleanse the San Marcos River and its associated parks of trash on Saturday, Oct. 8.

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

Sights and Sounds Gala to kick off annual Christmas festival

The Sights and Sounds gala will be held on Nov. 30. Entitled "A Night at the Theatre," it features the San Marcos High School Theatre Arts Department and a plated dinner. The gala is on the eve...

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

Keep San Marcos Beautiful plans art and eco fest

The first annual Keep San Marcos Beautiful Art and Eco Fest will be held in downtown San Marcos on Sept. 25. The event is geared to displaying the city's unique beauty while promoting litter prevention, waste reduction,...

Friday, May 28th, 2010

The Weekend: Three days for swimmin', listenin' and rememberin'

Whether you choose a cement pond or a swimming hole, all the pools are open for business this Memorial Day weekend. There is also a farmer's market on the square, music, movies and Grease is the word.

Thursday, May 6th, 2010

Movies in Your Park Eco-Night features movie and info

The second annual Movies in Your Park Eco-Night will feature information, activities and the hit Disney movie "Up." Movies in Your Park is a partnership between Time Warner Cable and the City of San Marcos Parks and...

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

New banners implore “Keep San Marcos Beautiful”

If you drive along Hopkins Street or around downtown San Marcos, you will see the new banners flying in support of the city's beautification program. The message is, "Keep San Marcos Beautiful."

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

New banners implore "Keep San Marcos Beautiful"

If you drive along Hopkins Street or around downtown San Marcos, you will see the new banners flying in support of the city's beautification program. The message is, "Keep San Marcos Beautiful."

Saturday, November 14th, 2009

Sights and Sounds gala goes black and white

The annual Sites and Sounds Gala, benefiting the 23rd annual festival, will be an evening in black and white, with a silent auction and more. Reservations are required.

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009

Veterans to be honored with parade and more

The traditional biscuits and gravy breakfast, a large parade and a poster contest winners at the LBJ Museum are just a few of the way veterans will be honored in San Marcos for Veterans Day.

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