New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, August 24, 2011, Page 2

Publication: New Braunfels Herald Zeitung August 24, 2011

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 24, 2011, New Braunfels, Texas 21 Wednesday, August 24.2011 1 herald-zeitung.comPAGE TWO o WÌ For breaking n«ws, sports and triffic follow ui ofi Twitt*r ONi*iiBr«uitf*l«HZ B«come a New Braunfela Herald-Ztitung FacatKwk fan at ficabodLCOfn i] Sign up for e-nawsletter by visiting the V Herald Zeiting online h«rtld-z#ituri«.com ► COMING UP INTHE H-Z Thursday Looking for something to do? Check out the Weekend page to see what's happening Friday Gear Up ior high school football with the jl^ Herald-Zeitung's 2011 Football Guide Saturday The Herald-ZeHung's Faith pages feature local houses of worship every Saturday Sunday Herald-Zeitung columnist Mike Frtsko puts his unique spin on life's events ► YOUR DAILY COMMUTE The following Canyori Lake boat ramp closures have been announced: ■    Canyon Lake Forest, Ramp 5 ■    Canyon Lake Hills West, Ramp 7 ■    Crane's MiH Park, Ramp 10 ■    Jacobs Creek Park, Ramp 13 ■    Jacobs Creek Park, Ramp 16 ■    Canyon Lake Shores, Ramp 22 ■    Mystic Shores, Ramp 23 ONLINE EXCLUSIVE herald-zeitunq.com _k Most-re ad story at h-z.com: Council bans beer cans on Comal and Guadalupe ► WHAT'S ON THE AGENDA Upcoming public meetings include; ■    NBU Board of Directors meeting, Thursday, 263 E Mam Plaza. Check wwwnbutexas,com for meeting time, or visit the NBU office for details. ■    Zoning Board of Adjustments. 6 p.m Thursday, Council Chambers 424 S. Castell Ave Agendas posted on www.nbtexas.org HZ Agent: Ban will help CL area New Braunfels Herald vZeitung HERAIO ZEiTUNG.COM 707 Landa St, New Braunfels, TX 78130 18301525-9144, fa* (8301 625-1224 Published on Saturday, Sunday rnornings and weekday mornings Thursday through Friday by the New Braunfels Heraid Zeilung (USPS 377-880), 707 Landa Street, or RO Drawer 311328, New Braunfels, Comal County, Texas 7813M328 Periodical postage paid at New Braunfels, Texas POSTMASTER Send address changes to the New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung, PO, Drawer 311328, New Braunfels, TX 78131-1328 Delivefv Subscribers who have not reeeived a newspaper by 6 a m Tuesday through Friday and by 7 a m Saturday and Sunday can call 18301 625-9144, ext 229 Staff directory Doug Toney Editor and Publisher, Ext 201 doug tone/dherald-zeitung com Autumn PhiMips Managing Editor, Ext. 220 aphillips'Sherald-zeitung com Shawn Lawis, Assistant Managing Editor, Ext, 221 slewisSherald-zeitungcom Chns Hoffman, Sports Editor, Ext 223 [email protected] Kate Thomas Copy Editor Ext, 222 [email protected] com Greg Bowen, Staff writer, Ext 225 gbowen®herald-zeitung.corn Oalondo Moultne, Staff writer. 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Ext 218 wwrighf^erald-zeitungcom Laura McKenzie Photographer, Ext 227 [email protected] com Shannon Myers Advertising Director, Ext 208 smyersSherald-zeitung com Jeff Fowler, Circulation Director, Ext 228 lfowler'®herald-/eitung com Rosie Willingham, Business Manager, Ext 202 rwillingham4herald-zeitung com Henry Coello, Production Director; (8301625-5232 hcoello^herald-zeitung.com Classified advertising, call 625-9144, ext 207, display advertising, call 625-9144, ext. 21®, obituaries, weddings, engagement, anniversaries, call 625-9144, ext. 214 I [email protected],.com I [email protected] com I [email protected] I [email protected] I [email protected]'Zeitung.coni I [email protected] I [email protected] By Grig Bowwi The Herald-Zeitung Real estate agents are thinking the n(^^ ban on disposable containers on the Comal and Guadalupe rivers in New Brauntels could mean good things for real estate along the unregulated portion of the Guadalupe below Canyon Dam. "This could have a huge impact on real estate," said Karen VVeger Yarbrough ot Sun<»et Canyon Realty, a real estate agent who works in the Canyon I ake area. Yarbrough said the lian, which prohibits l>eer cans and other disposable beverage containers, is likely to push tubers to the unregulat^ areas along the Guadalupe outside of the city. "The tubing outfitters and business« that cater to fhem vvill move with them, making riverfront or near-river prof)erty more valuable in the areas not in the city," she said. "Most of the riverfront land has no restrictions, so the businesses will come and drive up the pricc*s. The tubing areas in Can\on Lake have been busy this year despite the low water level. I could see it getting much better along with all c)f our other businesses around them." She said she's swn it before. "I know New Braunfels banned (^hort-tc'rm) vacation rentals in the City, now the Canyon Lake area prospers in that area.' Yarbrough said. New' Braunfels City C^ouncii on Monday banned disposable containers on the i-ivers to reduce the amount of litter left behind by tubers. The ban takes t*ffect on jan. 1 HIDDEN HISTORY NAME OF SUBJECT Schwamkrug Garden, 1440 N Walnut Ave., New Braunfels BACKGROUND For decades, Schwannkrug Garden was a popular restaurant and German beer garden, a place to drink and eat outside on picnic tables and dance under the live oaks In 1923, Hans Schwamkrug opened a downtown meat market in the Klappenbach building on South Seguin Street, according to "New Braunfels Sesquicentennial Minutes," edited by Roger Nuhn In 1948, "the market eventually grew to an eating establishmentnear Highway 46 " A dance slab was dedicated in 1950 From 1966-1973, "the Cloverleaf Orchestra played in the garden on Wednesday evenings during the summer months,” writes local historian Alton J. Rahe in "History of Mission Valley Community." After Hans died in 1958, his son Charlie took over In 1973, Schwamkrug's became "German Garden." Later, according to Rahe, the business was sold and renamed The Chambrée House Restaurant (1977), Bob Flume's Oak Countn/ Restaurant (1981), Schwamkrug's Steak House 119821, Live Oak Griir(2005) and Buddy's Backyard (2009) Traces of old Schwamkrug Garden remain. A segment of oak floor inside the expanded restaurant shows its age, A deck was added, but customers still dine on picnic tables under the trees. The location of the old dance slab is uncertain. A low limestone fence with square columns topped with knobs once enclosed Schwamkrug's parking lot. The front fence is visible in 1985 photographs, but later was replaced by sidewalks and curbs Part of the old stone fence still stands, with the last column and knob, on Ohio Avenue, alongside the present restaurant. — Marilyn Kuehler Have yOu seen a piece of Hidden History in New Braunfels you A'ouid like to know more about'^ Send your suggestion fo [email protected] or bring il to the newspaper office at 707 Landa St, i{()()ki.N(;s Law enforcement officers in New Braunfels and Comal County booked ttie following individuals between August 22 and August 23: ♦    Gerald Dl Bales, 25, New Braunfels, theft of property t}etween SI,500 and S20K ♦    Jonathan Neal Barnett, 25, San Antonio, driving while intoxicated ♦    Javier Castilleja Jr, 31, New Braunfels, violate promise to appear - financial hearing - driving while intoxicated ♦    Carlos Rene Cedillo, 41, New Braunfels, disrupting meeting or procession, resist arrest search or transport ♦    Jesus Maria Cruz III, 27, San Antonio, violate promise to appear ■ driving while license invalid with/previous conviction or suspension ♦    Monica Carbajal Gallegos, 36, New Braunfels, theft of property under SI,500 2* convictions enhanced ♦    Joe Ralph Garza, 19, New Braunfels, theft SI,500 - $20K ♦    Aaron Arnoldo Gomez, 18, New Braunfels, failure to appear - theft under S500, possession of drug paraphernalia ♦    Harrison D, Kelly, 19, New Braunfels, minor in possession of alcohol ♦    David Lee Koenig, 53, New Braunfels, driving while intoxicated 3rd or more ♦    Steven Anthony McQueen, 38, San Antonio, open container ♦    Cyrus Lyndsey Richmond, 65, Canyon Lake, violate promise to appear - dnving while intoxicated 2nd ♦    David Rosas Jr., 48, Seguin, driving while license invalid ♦    Isreal Robert Sanchez Jr, 18, Austin, violate promise to appear -possession of marijuana ♦    Julian Jeffrey Vargas, 29, Spring, violate promise to appear - driving while intoxicated ♦    Brandon LynnWyrick, 20, Bulverde, possession of marijuana under two ounces ♦    Michael Joseph Zenteno, 50, Canyon Lake, CTII - obstruction or retaliation Under the U S. Constitution, any person/defendant is considered innocent until proven guilty. If anyone IS found not guilty or had the charges dropped without the State proceeding to trial and would like that finding published in the New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung, contact Managing Editor, Autumn Phillips, at (830) 625-9144 X 220 or email [email protected] Hi.on'KH ' New Braunfels Police Department reported the following incidents between 7 a.m. Friday and 6:59 a.m. Monday. ♦    Aug. 18,9:54 a.m., vehicle windows down, doors unlocked, subject stole gun and other items at the 300 block of Totle St Invetigating Officer D. Sweet ♦    7 a.m., lost wallet at the 900 block of Trauer St. Investigating Officer J. Martinez. ♦    12:03 p m., assisted CPS with investigation at the 100 block of Perryman St. Investigating Officer D. Sweet. ♦    1:14 p.m., sen/ed New Braunfels Municipal warrants on stalled motonst at the 3900 block of 1-35 N. Investigating Officer G. Anderson. ♦    April 28,12:10 p.m., failure to identify - fugitive at the 900 block of N. Walnut Ave. Investigating Officer J. Green. ♦    2:03 p.m., missing ¡ewelry from bedroom at the 2000 block of Michigan St. Investigating Officer J Martinez. ♦    4:22 p.m., unknown subject stole TV from store at the 600 block of S. Walnut St. Investigating Officer A. Taylor ♦    8:07 p.m., disturbance a the 22(M) block of Morningside Dr Investigating Officer G. Walker Investigating Officer G. Walker. ♦    8:28 p m., stalled vehicle resulted in arrest for Fail to ID and Warrant at the 100 block of 1-35 S. Investigating Officer A. Taylor ♦    9:07 p.m., assault family violence between husband and wife at the 1400 block of S. Seguin Ave. Investigating Officer M Christian. ♦    10:16 p.m., runaways arrested for evading on foot at the 1400 block of W. San Antonio St. investigating Officer J. Kuhl, ♦    11:10 p.m., boyfnend and girl-fnend arguing, girlfnend left at Tetco on FM 306 at the 100 block of FM 306. Investigating Officer A. Taylor ♦    Aug. 19, unknown males entered victim's vehicle without consent at the 500 block of Laurel Ln. Investigating Officer D. Trahan. ♦    2:10 a.m., two males entered store and stole merchandise at the 1200 block of 1-35 N. Investigating Officer T Scheuermann. ♦    2:46 a.m, victim is receiving harassing text messages from his niece at the 600 block of E Common St Investigating Officer D. Olson. ♦    7:08 a.m., vehicle was reported as stolen but was determined to be towed by apartment complex at the 1300 block of W. County Line Rd. Investigating Officer R. Whitehair ♦    7 a.m., uknown subject(s) entered victim's vehicle and took GPS at the 600 block of Northlake Dr. Investigating Officer C, Simmons. ♦    7:50 a.m., unknown subjects stole victim's vehicle after arriving at work at the 1300 block of 1-35 N. Investigating Officer C. Simmons. ♦    7:30 a.m., various markings were made in ttie park in black marker at the 200 block of S. Grape Ave. Investigating Officer R. Whitehair ♦    10:29 a.m., man arrested for warrants during traffic stop at the 200 block of N. Business 35. Investtgating Officer D. Dohrn. ♦    10:59 a.m., one burglary of motor vehicle in the parking lot of Hilton Garden Inn, back passenger door glass was pried and the glass broke, nothing else appears to be broken, owner from out of town at the 1500 block of 1-35 N Investigating Officer R. Gardner ♦    Midnight theft of cigarettes at the 900 block of Cane St Investigating Officer M. Garcia. Comptroller Combs announces successful short-term notes sale Tuesday's sale of $9.8 billion in one-year cash flow notes from the stale of Texas was well-received by the financial (ommunity. High demand for the notes drove the interest rate down to 0.27 [X'rtent — the lowest interest rafe the state has received on its annual short-term notes, "Texas had a very successful sale and th(> demand for these notes shows i nvest( )rs' h i gh (() n fi d(* n ce in Texas' recovering econo-ms and the state's solid record ot (onservative fiscal management," Comptroller Susan Combs said. I’roceeds troni tlie notes, known as Tax and Revenue Antii ipation Notes 'TRANsi, will be used to distribute state funding to publit sc hools earK in the upcom-tng fiscal \('ar <ind to heif) state g()V(‘rnm('nt manage* its cash tlow between the start of fhc' fiscal \ear and the arrival of tax revcMiuc's latc'r in the \'ear. SPRING BRANCH Hunting Heritage Banquet Aug. 25 The 1(Kal Guadalupe Riser Chapter of th(> National Wild Turkev Federation (NWTF) IS hosting theTt^xas Hunting Heritage Bancjuet to raise money tor the conservation of Wild turke\s and preservation ot hunting The event will be Aug. in McIntosh Party Hall Ix'hind ( ap[>arelli's on Texas Hwy. 4() West, Spring Branch. Doors o[)en iit p.m., and dinner will be served at 7:30 p.m. For ticket package details, gun and merchandise spec itics or membc'r shif) information contact Pat Bohon at (2 10) 8h1 -040S. Market watch Aug 23,2011 Dow Jones industnals Nasdaq composite Standard & Poor's 500 Russell 2000 >322.11 11,176.76 >100.68 2.446.06 ♦38.63 1,162.35 ♦31.73 683 07 NYSE diary Advanced; 2,602 Declined: 473 Unchanged: 58 Volume: 5 1 b Nasdaq diary Advanced:    2,152 Declined:    454 Unchanged;    82 Volume;    2tb Af> Hermann Sons Fraternal Insurance Schools of Donee ír¿áemtí/ulJutureá! 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Publication: New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

Issue Date: August 24, 2011

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