Stay in a Former Lutheran Chapel at The Kendall in Boerne

August 31, 2023 | By Cynthia J. Drake

Boerne’s Flashback Funtiques Brings a Dose of Humor and Whimsy to Antiques

June 30, 2021 | By Jacqueline Knox

Experience Kendall County History at The (New) Old Jail Museum

June 9, 2021 | By Jacqueline Knox

About five years ago, Paul Barwick, the City of Boerne’s special projects director, attended a presentation by local historian Dean Sprowl about Camp Verde and the Camel Corps.

Meet Tammie Jo Shults, American Hero Twice Over

December 27, 2019 | By Michael J. Mooney

Two Years After Fire, George Strait’s Tapatio Springs Back to ‘Having a Good Time’

December 11, 2019 | By Mellanie Perez

It’s Friday and the Happy Hour crowd pours into La Cascada Bar & Grill at Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort in Boerne like water on stone, a fitting allegory for La Cascada’s name and a harbinger of good times to come.

A Relative of German Settlers Retraces Her Ancestors’ Arduous Path to the Texas Hill Country

May 22, 2019 | By Amanda Eyre Ward

Looking for Fine Dining That’s Not Stuffy? Peggy’s on the Green in Boerne Has It Figured Out

April 25, 2018 | By

We are burrowed at the bar at Peggy’s on the Green, the Boerne eatery that’s taken the town to a new culinary frontier, and he’d just cut into a prime rib about 2 inches thick, a steak for which Chef Mark Bohanan is renowned. “I feel like a Michelin-starred restaurant has come to Boerne!” he pretty much shouts to everyone in the room.

The Daytripper Explores Caves, Drinks Local Brews, and Peruses the “Hauptstrasse” in Boerne

March 20, 2018 | By

The German heritage of the Hill Country is well-known when it comes to towns like Fredericksburg and New Braunfels. But sprinkled throughout the rolling hills are a number of smaller burgs that carry a similar and just-as-interesting cultural history. Take Boerne, northwest of San Antonio, for example, which makes for an excellent day trip destination. Just don’t pronounce it “Bo-Urn.”

Small town, rich menu

March 29, 2016 | By

Though PoPo Restaurant is located just off the exit for Welfare, it’s actually on the edge of Boerne.

Boerne’s Bounty

January 3, 2014 | By

It’s a dicey proposition, living in a picturesque, easily accessible town in the Texas Hill Country—in my case, Boerne.

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