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Friday, January 8th, 2010

San Marcos ponders how far — and where — to go with sex business regs

Proposal would restrict strip clubs, adult video stores and the like to industrial areas, require licensing and permits and impose a number of rules. Among them, performers couldn't come within three feet of patrons.

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

The Weekend: A time for remembering

The Memorial Day weekend brings a lot of great music to San Marcos, to say nothing of 2 a.m. bar closings. It's also the right time to remember our war veterans. Among the performers in town this...

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

Ten bars issued permits for 2 a.m. closing times

The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) will issue 10 permits Friday, May 22, authorizing San Marcos bars and restaurants to stay opened until 2 a.m.

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009

Extended bar hours could start this summer

Some San Marcos bars could stay open until 2 a.m. as soon as late June depending on how long it takes the Texas Alcohol Beverage Commission to process applications for revised liquor, beer and wine licenses.

Tuesday, April 21st, 2009

Notebook: Council Meeting 04/21/09

The San Marcos city council will hear a recommendation to adopt an ordinance for 2 a.m. bar closing hours by May 11 at its meeting on April 21.

Monday, November 17th, 2008

Council to discuss longer bar hours in December

San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz said Monday night that the city council will begin discussing extended bar hours in December. However, 2 a.m. bar closings in town aren't likely to occur in San Marcos before the midde...