Tag: South Padre Island

Playing in the sand

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — In an effort to help eliminate plastic waste, this coastal city moved one step closer to making their plan come...

RGV Reef begins major construction

  Friends of RGV Reef has launched a major new phase of its artificial reefing project off South Padre Island, even as fishing boats reel...

SPI to create ad hoc Healthcare Committee

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — This city is taking the next step toward possibly bringing a hospital to the Laguna Madre area. The City of South Padre...

Paragraphs bookstore set to close on Island

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — For the past decade, this full-service independent bookstore has been a hub for visitors in search for a variety of...

SPI announces traffic plans for Causeway Run/Walk

It’s not something people get to do everyday. Saturday morning thousands of people will be running and walking across the Queen Isabella Memorial Causeway in...

Sea Turtle, Inc. rehabs its first land turtles

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Reaching a shell length of about nine inches, these small tortoises can often be seen wandering throughout the Valley for...

Washing off the old year

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Cloudy skies and light rain showers continuously loomed over the Valley this New Year’s Day, but that didn’t put a...

City of SPI offering Christmas tree recycling

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Rather than just tossing these festive items in the trash, this coastal city is offering the public an opportunity to...

Fitness with a view; PI Chamber to host 36th annual Causeway Run

PORT ISABEL — Soon thousands of people will be able to witness the marvels of this coastal area as they run and walk across...

SPI food truck operations to remain the same

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — For now, no changes will be made for food truck operators in this coastal city. The City of South Padre Island...