Teen drowns in Clear Lake
Wednesday, 06 July 2011 11:05
The music which usually accompanies carnival rides was silenced and a large crowd waiting to hear Arch Allies perform in the City Park Bandshell waited solemnly for over two hours Thursday, as rescue workers searched the lake’s waters between City Beach and the Sea Wall to recover the body of a drowned teenager.
Another successful July 4th celebration
Wednesday, 06 July 2011 10:44
Clear Lake boasts the biggest and best Fourth of July celebration -- and 2011 was no exception.
Officials from the Chamber of Commerce met Tuesday with those from Evans United Shows to review the six day 2011 celebration. The report confirmed what all believed-- it was a very successful celebration. According to Tom and Nancy
Chamber receives significant fireworks donation
Wednesday, 06 July 2011 10:36
The Clear Lake Area Chamber of Commerce has received a significant financial donation that will help establish a program to ensure the viability of its Fourth of July Fireworks for years to come.
Clear Lake resident Arlene Hughes, who was a generous supporter of the fireworks each year, passed away last September. In her memory, her sister, Jeanette White, recently made a $50,000 donation to the Chamber. White stipulated that one-half of the donation be used toward fireworks related expenses and the remainder could be used for whatever programs the Chamber Board of Directors deemed appropriate.
Wednesday, 29 June 2011 10:48
Six-day celebration will include presidential candidates in parade
Clear Lake’s traditional Fourth of July parade will also have traditional guests-- presidential candidates.
The Clear Lake Area Chamber of Commerce has received word that three Republican candidates for the presidential race will walk in Monday’s 10 a.m. parade.
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