Keep Victoria Beautiful presented the monthly Beautification Award for March to the Law Firm of Marek, Griffin and Knaupp, 203 N. Liberty St. The beautification award is presented to a Victoria business that maintains its landscaping for at least one year, improving the local economy and quality of life and doing its part to keep Victoria beautiful. This was the law firm's second award as they received the February 2008 award, and it has maintained their landscape since then. To obtain more information on KVB, call 361-571-0582. At the presentation of the award, front left, are attorneys Lynn Knaupp, David Griffin and Howard Marek; and back row, from left, are Dian Denker Patterson, executive director; Cheryl Clark, KVB president; Mike Neuerburg, attorney; Cliff Knezek, KVB grounds director; and Jheila Mirdamadi, KVB board member.