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Garden View: Celebrate National Nutrition Month at the farmers market

BARBARA STORZ | SPECIAL TO MONITOR March is National Nutrition Month and the Growing Growers Farmers Market is celebrating in a special way. In the...

COMMENTARY: Politics is make-believe, and ‘Beto’ is made for politics

RUBEN NAVARRETTE | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR Furious Democrats demand that I stop complaining and learn to love The Beto. My criticism of a Texas-sized cultural...

Rockets hold off Walker, Hornets, 118-113

RICK BONNELL | THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVE CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Houston Rockets got 30 points on an off shooting night from superstar James Harden to...

Texas Court of Criminal Appeals strikes down provision of Open Meetings Act as ‘unconstitutionally...

BY EMMA PLATOFF | THE TEXAS TRIBUNE In a major blow to the state’s government transparency laws, Texas’ highest criminal court has struck down a significant...

Barrera shining bright for Texas State; Valencia wins conference title

TJ GARCIA | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR McALLEN — Dalilah Barrera signed to play softball for Texas State last year. The Mercedes junior drew lots of...

Surface Treatment: Exhibit reflects interest in documenting RGV’s natural resources

NANCY MOYER | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s new exhibition, “Nature in the Valley,” is sponsored by the School...

Advice: The best is yet to come

MARIA LUISA SALCINES | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR It takes courage to make it through life because nothing is simple. You find your dream job, but...

Edinburg lives it up: Fiesta Parade features TV sitcom theme

By FRED RAMOS Special to The Monitor EDINBURG — The Fiesta Edinburg Parade on Saturday morning was a trip back in time to TV Land. This year,...

Planting and watering a tree to ensure establishment

ASHLEY GREGORY | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR The other day someone asked me “when is the best time to plant a tree?” and jokingly I...

Edinburg CISD, city dedicate 21-acre complex in Janet Vackar’s name

FRED RAMOS | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR EDINBURG — A new sports complex was dedicated here Friday in honor of one of the Rio Grande...