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Posted on: April 24, 2014

Ceremony, Reception Set to Honor Retired Fire Chief

The City of New Braunfels will host a reception in honor of retired Fire Chief John Robinson, following a Fire Department Retirement Ceremony on Main Plaza.

The ceremony will take place beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 29th, with the reception commencing at 6:00 p.m. at the New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center, 375 S. Castell Ave.

“This is a wonderful opportunity for... Read on...

Posted on: April 24, 2014

City Hosts Texas Day Camp Summit

The City of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department hosts the second annual Texas Day Camp Summit, in partnership with the Texas Recreation and Parks Society (TRAPS) and the American Camping Association (ACA).

The two-day summit for day camp organizers is Thursday, April 24th from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Friday, April 25th from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Landa Park and at the New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center.

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Posted on: April 11, 2014

Annual Tea Party Scheduled

Mothers and daughters are invited to enjoy high tea at the Third Annual Mother and Me Par-Tea to be held at Landa Haus on April 27th, 2014.

“You don't want to miss this event, complete with a fancy hat competition,” said Erin Flores, Recreation Programs Supervisor for the City of New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department. “We encourage moms and daughters... Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2014

FIRST LEGO League Informational Session

On Thursday, May 1st at 7 p.m. at the Westside Community Center located at 2932 S. IH 35, the New Braunfels Public Library’s Youth Services staff will host a free informational session for adults interested in forming a FIRST LEGO League robotics team.

The New Braunfels Public Library is sponsoring six FLL teams for the 2014-2015 season, which begins in late August.

FLL teams of two to ten kids, aged nine to fourteen, plus two adult coaches, build an autonomous... Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2014

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Posted on: April 22, 2014

Two Individuals Arrested for Wald Road Arson

April 17, 2014, investigators from the New Braunfels Fire Marshal’s Office and the State Fire Marshal’s Office arrested two New Braunfels men suspected of committing arson on a vehicle at 1339 Wald Road that occurred during the morning hours of April 16.

Jared Poehl, 18, was arrested without incident at his home in the 300 block of Acorn Drive. New Braunfels Police transported Poehl to the Comal County Sheriff’s Office, where he was charged with one count of second-degree... Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2014

Annual Book and Author Luncheon on May 8th

The New Braunfels Public Library Foundation will host the sixth annual Book and Author Luncheon at the Marriott Courtyard on Thursday, May 8th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Featured at this event will be best-selling authors The Casserole Queens, Farrah Braniff, Mark Pryor, and Leila Meacham. Tickets are $45 for open seating, and $360 for a reserved table that seats eight, and are available for... Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2014

Car Fire Leads to Discovery of Drugs and Stolen Firearm

On April 16, 2014, at 2:42 a.m. the New Braunfels Fire Department responded to a car fire at 1339 Wald Road.

Firefighters arrived to find a late model, four door passenger car heavily involved in fire and threatening a nearby mobile home. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire, preventing damage to the home.

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Posted on: April 8, 2014

Parks & Recreation Guide Online

The City of New Braunfels has announced that citizens can now view the City’s Parks and Recreation program guide “The Fun Things in Life” on ISSUU, an online platform for publications.

“The Fun Things in Life” is a resource guide for New Braunfels Parks and Recreation classes, programs and events and is published three times per year. It also includes park, volunteer, arboretum and park project spotlights... Read on...

See the guide online now....
Posted on: April 4, 2014

City News Now on U-Verse

The City of New Braunfels has announced that AT&T U-verse subscribers can now view the City’s municipal access television channel programming.

“Our City Council and staff have a strong commitment to open government and transparency and providing this new service to our citizens is one element of that program,” said Robert Camareno, City Manager. “In addition to... Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2014

City Announces New Mascot for Solid Waste & Recycling

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The City of New Braunfels Solid Waste and Recycling Division of Public Works has a new mascot to champion recycling and waste collection services in New Braunfels: “Scout, the Green Raccoon.”

“We are introducing ‘Scout’ as a family-friendly way to reach out to and educate the community,” said Mike Mundell, Solid Waste Manager. “The new mascot characterizes the City’s goal of environmental stewardship.”

“As... Read on...

Posted on: January 13, 2014

Library Offers DIY Classes

The New Braunfels Public Library is offering Do-It-Yourself (DIY) classes on the third Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. These classes are geared toward helping people to learn skills to enrich their lives.

• January 15th - Assistant Library Director Lynn Thompson will explain the basics of knitting with a simple project and the library will provide knitting supplies for students attending this class.
• February 19th - Library... Read on...