Posted 4:41 PM 10/8/2013
CORPUS CHRISTI- The 53rd annual Texas Jazz Festival is right around the corner.
Event organizers announced today that the venue at Heritage Park will expand to include a nearby parking lot to acommadate extra stages for the venue.
55 bands, playing a wide variety of mudic, are (More)
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Posted 10:45 AM 10/3/2013
Oct. 12 concert to feature three winners of 2013 Van Cliburn Piano Competition
CORPUS CHRISTI - The Corpus Christi Symphony Orchestra's 68th season opens Oct. 12 with a "Once in a Lifetime" performance by three winners of the 2013 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.(More) • Photos (2)
Posted 2:46 PM 10/2/2013
CORPUS CHRISTI - National Taco Day is Friday, October 4, 2013, and to celebrate the occasion, Stripes® Convenience Stores is launching a citywide challenge called "Spot the Taco" Social Media Challenge. Stripes Stores will give away Laredo Taco Company® tacos for a year to an individual (More)
Posted 1:15 PM 10/2/2013
CORPUS CHRISTI - October is Fire Prevention Month, a perfect time for Captain James Brown of the Corpus Christi Fire Department to show what not to do with a grease fire in the kitchen.
Brown says most home fires start in the kitchen. In a panic, people will instinctively and incorrectly (More)
Posted 4:10 PM 10/1/2013
CORPUS CHRISTI - Today marks the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. KRIS Communications is media sponsor of the 5th annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event.
Over the next two months we're encouraging you to form a team for a fundraising effort and join us for the big 5K (More)
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Posted 3:38 PM 10/1/2013
CORPUS CHRISTI - A much needed expansion of the Coastal Bend Business Innovation Center officially opened today at Texas A&M Corpus Christi. The center's expansion almost doubles its ability to help in the growth of small businesses.
It's now equipped with new tools, including (More)
Posted 12:46 PM 10/1/2013
CORPUS CHRISTI - Looking for a taste of German culture? Then you may want to consider attending Oktoberfest at Trinity Lutheran Church.
You'll not only find plenty of German food and drink, but you're also sure to see others like Pastor Dustin Beck and church member Danny Packenbush (More)
Posted 1:10 PM 9/30/2013
CORPUS CHRISTI - Ronald McDonald House Charities is getting ready for their biggest fundraiser of the year.
Posted 12:52 PM 9/26/2013
CORPUS CHRISTI - Texas A&M University Corpus Christi is ready to celebrate "Entrepreneur Week 2013" at the Coastal Bend Business Innovation Center. According to Director Bill Cone, the Center is committed to helping those who are interested in owning a small business get started (More) • Video (1)
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Posted 11:05 AM 9/26/2013
CORPUS CHRISTI - The American Red Cross and other agencies are uniting to host a Preparedness Day at La Palmera Mall to help the public come up with a game plan to make sure they're ready for the next emergency or disaster.
They will help residents develop their Family Disaster Plans (More)
Posted 12:56 PM 9/25/2013
CORPUS CHRISTI - Heather Hedrick of Animal Care Services stops into the KRIS studios with an adorable pup in need of a permanent home.
Posted 5:57 PM 9/24/2013
CORPUS CHRISTI - Longtime Corpus Christi City Secretary Armando Chapa is retiring. Today, he was honored during the city council meeting.
Chapa started working with the city in 1978 as a department head for employment programs. Seven years later, he was named the City Secretary.
Chapa thanked his staff for their hard work and for "making him look good." The city still needs to find a replacement for Chapa.
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