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Sunday, October 26th, 2014

Victory Gardens meeting to address public works project stalled for nearly 10 years

City engineers and consultants will update residents this week on major reconstruction of streets and utilities in the Victory Gardens neighborhood, a project delayed year-after-year for nearly a decade.

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

Dead body found under San Marcos bridge

A homeless man found the body of 52-year-old Augustine Vasquez under a small bridge in the 800 block of Patton near HEB Park on Tuesday morning. The discovery marks the second time in 2011 that a dead...

Monday, December 13th, 2010

San Marcos expects to begin railroad quiet zone project, finally, in 2011

San Marcos city officials say a railroad quiet zone project should get started in 2010. The project has been on the city's to do list since 2006, when the city set aside $700,000.