Advice: Change is part of life

There were things in my 30s I wished I had or thought I needed that don’t matter to me now. Because we evolve as people,...

Advice: Tips for a fulfilling 2019

Sometimes we worry about things that really don’t matter and lose sight of what is important. Life is about reaching your goals, but it...

Judge-elect Richard Cortez to bring fiscal conservatism to county politics, policies

A $190 million drainage bond; a $150 million courthouse; and a population that is growing more than twice as fast as the national average...

Advice: A home is a place filled with memories

Advice: There is nothing like Christmas to remind us of the importance of love and family, and coming home to the familiar things that remind of us of who we are.

Advice: The best way to enjoy family during the holidays

The holidays are fun but can be stressful when you have a group of people with different personalities. The best way to get through family...

Advice: Life is not picture perfect

Advice: Celebrate the blessings you have and appreciate every imperfect moment of your life.

Advice: Start showing your gratitude

My family faced many hardships when we first arrived to the Unites States from Cuba. In those first few years, we had a conscious...

Advice: You are your child’s life coach

BY MARIA LUISA SALCINESChildren react differently to discipline. Some get it right away; they listen and respond when you talk to them. Others are...

Advice: Children listen, observe and imitate

BY MARIA LUISA SALCINESRaising well-behaved children is not a result of luck.The way you respond to situations may be the root of your children’s...

Local amateur wrestler strives for national notoriety

BY J. EDWARD MORENOOn most days, Daniel Valdez can be found bagging groceries at the H-E-B in Palmview. On Friday nights, however, you can...