Women We Love: Promotora Dora Proa recalls years of service and community growth

Editor’s Note: In observance of Women’s History Month, The Monitor is recognizing local women who inspire us. This is the sixth of eight profiles...

Women We Love: McAllen’s public works director, recycling coordinator fulfilled by duties

Elvira Alonzo sees recycling as essential to the future. The McAllen public works director oversees the recycling program in the city and ensures its operations...

McAllen’s Vicente Gonzalez endorses Julián Castro for president

U.S. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez on Monday endorsed Julián Castro for president, making Gonzalez the third Texas Democrat in Congress to endorse the former San...

Women We Love: IDEA Public Schools co-founder a pillar in education community

Editor’s Note: In observance of Women’s History Month, The Monitor is recognizing local women who inspire us. This is the third of eight profiles...

Photo Gallery: The Monitor’s top photos of February 2019

PHOTOS BY DELCIA LOPEZ AND JOEL MARTINEZ

Women We Love: ‘Busy body’ reflects on 60 years of public service

Editor’s Note: In observance of Women’s History Month, The Monitor is recognizing local women who inspire us. This is the second of eight profiles...

Agent arraigned: Bond set at $800,000 for suspected shooter in domestic ‘tragedy’

EDINBURG — When a police officer arrived to a Zoe Avenue address here at 3 a.m. Sunday in reference to a shooting, he discovered...

Women We Love: Volunteer has rescued more than 500 dogs from kill shelters

It is because of Luisa Montalvo’s dedication to proving that humans are not the only ones who deserve to be treated with humanity that...