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Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Community invited to help create Children’s Park mural

The city’s Parks & Recreation department is calling for volunteers to work 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 14 on a mural being painted at Children’s Park on the San Marcos River.

Monday, January 3rd, 2011

Blue Santa surprises Monclova children

Due to the generosity of San Marcos donors and the San Marcos Police Department’s Blue Santa program, children in Monclova, Coahuila, Mexico were treated to a special Christmas this year.

Monday, January 3rd, 2011

Blue Santa program sends extra toys to Monclova

The San Marcos Police Department's Blue Santa program collected so many toys this year that the extras were sent to the poorest children in Monclova, Coahuila, which is the San Marcos sister city in Mexico.