McALLEN — Two days after amplified music was put on its deathbed, Lydia Garza sliced nopales in her kitchen. On weekends, music plays two streets down which keeps her awake at night.
The most difficult thing about Lilian Gomez Barralaga’s job as the vice-consul of Honduras in McAllen is trying not to think about the numerous cases she deals with on a daily basis while at home.
For many, today is just another day in the Rio Grande Valley. Most will have this holiday off work and will spend it bargain shopping, clutching ads from the Sunday paper at their favorite stores.
Let’s take a different approach to the “Income Equality” conversation currently happening around this country. There are those who advance the cause for $15 an hour. There are those who advoca…
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MISSION — Decorated soldier Donald Leonard occasionally wears his WWII veteran cap hoping to run into fellow veterans who served in the same war, and more specifically, under the same infantry…
CINCINNATI (AP) — Panicked zoo visitors watched helplessly and shouted, "Stay calm!" while one woman yelled, "Mommy loves you!" as a 400-pound-plus gorilla loomed over a 4-year-old boy who had…
CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico — Federal and state forces mounted an operation Sunday to find kidnapped Mexican soccer star Alan Pulido, who was abducted in the crime-plagued northern border state of…
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PHARR — As the season was winding down and the playoffs drew closer, Progreso coach Margarito Jimenez began to realize that his 18-player roster wouldn’t be enough to make a run to state.
Dolia Gonzalez visited her doctor recently. The 86-year-old Edinburg native was warned about her high blood pressure.
PHARR — Valley View’s Rafael Garcia at first struggled with the more demanding style of play at the high school level. He wasn’t used to having to be in such great shape, and a knee injury tha…
PHARR — Valley View’s Damian Magallan Jr. first started to feel the pain in his groin in January, during a tournament in Brenham.