Pets of the Week: Week of Sept. 27

"I just want to have a nice, happy life." -Grace This beautiful girl loves to get all the attention in the world. She attempts at...

The Pumpkin Patch: The Upper Rio Grande Valley’s scene for fall fun

Even though temperatures are still reaching above 90 degrees Fahrenheit, the Rio Grande Valley is gearing up for fall with pumpkin patches across the...

Finding hope: Harlingen couple promotes lupus awareness

HARLINGEN — It was a step forward. That’s all it took for Jay Garcia to decide to retire from a top management position in a...

Brownsville Film Society seeks to lure production

The easier it is to make movies in and around Brownsville, the more movies will be made in and around Brownsville. That’s the thinking behind...

Visitors greeted to artist’s family, friend and colleagues in STC exhibit

Eduardo E. Aguilar Sr. knows how to capture a likeness. On display at the VAM Gallery at South Texas College, “Characters & Creatures” demonstrates...

Bold drawings give DACA recipients a face in STC exhibition

NANCY MOYER | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR Delving deeply into his core, South Texas College art instructor Luis Corpus engages the viewer in his exhibition,...

Theater of the border: Moyer’s wearable art exhibit tackles region’s misconceptions

BY DONNA MASON SWEIGARTJewelry, as an art form, is rarely expressed in single artist shows. That is why this solo show of wearable art...

Column: Early detection of prostate cancer can save lives

BY LORENA SAENZ GONZALEZAs the busy fall season revs up, don’t let your health take a backseat. Make a note on your calendar that...