Peter Rasmussen

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Peter Rasmussen is the digital editor for The Monitor. He can be reached at prasmussen@themonitor.com (956) 683-4448.

MOSTHistory wants public’s help for information on photographs

Since 2013, the Museum of South Texas History, or MOSTHistory, has participated in Preservation Week, which was started in 2010 by such institutes as...

Slow cookin’ with Pete: Fast and easy slow cooker meatloaf

If I had to name my top five entrees, meatloaf would be on that list. Maybe not No. 1, but it is definitely among...

Dreams, magazines and a growing fashion business

Where do you see your business in 10 years?Manuel Tiscareño hesitated to answer the question. It took the local bridal fashion designer a few...

The wedding planner: Reality TV star visits McAllen, stresses prep for big day should...

McALLEN — David Tutera learned quickly not to mess with Texas.Years ago, the celebrity wedding planner and television personality filmed two episodes — one...

Namaste and suds: Annual Brew-seum to include yoga and beer event for first time

Yoga paired with beer may seem like a stretch, but local instructor Jackelin Treviño promises it can be fun.“It is going to be a...

Slow Cookin’ with Pete: Garlic mashed potatoes for Easter dinner

Owning a slow cooker has allowed me to try new things. Before my slow cooker, I would have never attempted to make mashed potatoes....

Women We Love: Letty Reyes’ passion has brought better quality of life to Edinburg

EDINBURG — Letty Reyes enthusiastically listed the cultural events hosted in Edinburg — Artrageous, Fridafest, the South Texas Film Festival, a Dia De Los...

Slow Cooker Recipe: Combine tater tots, bacon, cheese and chicken for satisfying comfort food

Slow Cookin' w/ Pete Ep. 2This recipe is easy and combines four of my favorite things — tater tots, bacon, cheese and garlic.I used...

COMMENTARY: Fight ‘fake news’ by consuming fact-based information

On Tuesday, I will lead a presentation about the importance of newspapers in an era of “fake news” as part of the University of...

Slow cookin’ with Pete: Pizza dip for your Super Bowl party

I recently discovered the world of slow cooking. While I’ve always known slow cookers existed, I just never paid much attention to them. Slow cookers...