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Regional science, engineering fair this weekend

Regional science, engineering fair this weekend

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This weekend the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will host the 59th annual Rio Grande Valley Regional Science and Engineering Fair on the UTRGV Brownsville and Texas Southmost College campuses.

BISD police introduce Little Free Library at Villa Nueva Elementary

BISD police introduce Little Free Library at Villa Nueva Elementary

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On Thursday the BISD Police and Security Services Department kicked off an initiative to encourage elementary school students to read by start…

UTRGV Profile in Excellence: Zoe Sesin

UTRGV Profile in Excellence: Zoe Sesin

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UTRGV Profile in Excellence

UTRGV to host 59th annual RGV Regional Science and Engineering Fair

UTRGV to host 59th annual RGV Regional Science and Engineering Fair

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The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will host the 59th annual Rio Grande Valley Regional Science and Engineering Fair, as more than 600 …

Nashville Bound: Lopez barbershop choir headed to nationals at Grand Ole Opry

Nashville Bound: Lopez barbershop choir headed to nationals at Grand Ole Opry

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What started as a choir-rehearsal tune-up has taken on a life of its own as the Up Beat Barbershop Choir at Lopez Early College High School, a…

Two BISD schools nominated for Blue Ribbon award

Two BISD schools nominated for Blue Ribbon award

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The U.S. Department of Education has nominated two Brownsville Independent School District campuses for the 2019 National Blue Ribbon Schools …

VCHS names new leadership

VCHS names new leadership

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After 45 years, Valley Christian High School has new leadership.

Teen starts suicide prevention group

Teen starts suicide prevention group

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ODESSA — After her sister committed suicide three years ago, Odessa High School junior Mayely Carrasco decided to turn the tragedy into a positive.

It's a Match: St. Joe senior earns full ride to Notre Dame

It's a Match: St. Joe senior earns full ride to Notre Dame

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Ashlley Castillo, a senior at Saint Joseph Academy, has earned admission to the University of Notre Dame on a full-ride scholarship through th…

Santa’s Helpers: Building tech students team up for special needs kids

Santa’s Helpers: Building tech students team up for special needs kids

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The small gym at Porter Early College High School turned into a makeshift Santa’s workshop last week as construction technology students from …

UTRGV Profile in Excellence Samanta Alvarado Nieto

UTRGV Profile in Excellence Samanta Alvarado Nieto

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Name: Samanta Alvarado Nieto

December brings some exciting space history

December brings some exciting space history

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InSIGHT made it to Mars, as I am sure you saw or heard via the variety of media sources to which we have access. What a surge of excitement an…

NASA Mars landing set for today

NASA Mars landing set for today

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Today is the day the InSIGHT NASA mission to Mars is due to land on the red planet. The NASA website will broadcast the event, whether a huge …

UTRGV Profile in Excellence: Chris Saldivar

UTRGV Profile in Excellence: Chris Saldivar

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Name: Chris Saldivar

Daylight savings: early glimpse of Venus

Daylight savings: early glimpse of Venus

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I know the sun is up when you get up, thanks to the end of daylight-saving time. However, if your circadian rhythm has you still waking up bef…

BISD ACE holds annual event to boost programs, employment

BISD ACE holds annual event to boost programs, employment

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BISD Adult Continuing Education on Oct. 25 held a community and career fair in the CAB gymnasium for the 1,000-plus students enrolled in ACE p…

Dinner theater at Veterans Memorial involves audience

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The theater department at Veterans Memorial Early College High School presented a murder mystery with several twists over the weekend, engagin…

No Ordinary Dog: JT Canales Elementary students mourn passing of Betsy

No Ordinary Dog: JT Canales Elementary students mourn passing of Betsy

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J. T. Canales Elementary School Students were saddened by the news of the passing of their little, furry friend, Betsy, on Tuesday morning, Sept. 11.

Yturria Elementary recognized for winning Gold National Excellence in Education Award

Yturria Elementary recognized for winning Gold National Excellence in Education Award

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At a raucous celebration Thursday afternoon the Brownsville Independent School District congratulated the students, teachers and staff at Fran…

HESTEC Week comes to UTRGV Brownsville

HESTEC Week comes to UTRGV Brownsville

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Three-hundred and forty-four Brownsville and San Benito fifth-graders got to reach out and touch nature on Tuesday at the HESTEC STEM + ME Exp…

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New Resolutions Counseling

New Resolutions Counseling

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New resolutions     At New Resolutions Counseling Center we are here to help those within our community overcome their substance abuse issues and offer life skill courses to enhance their quality of life. It is our mission to improve our community and those within by offering our services to these individuals in need without the feeling of guilt.   Our staff is composed of certified professionals ready to help you.   We understand that sometimes help can't wait. That's why we offer payment arrangements to help you get well faster.   We are willing to work with our client's schedules, and provide after hour sessions when asked in advance.   We strictly enforce our confidentiality policy and nothing will ever be released without the knowledge or written consent of the client.   We are dedicated to help you overcome obstacles in your life through our one on one personal setting where you will always have consistent and flexible counseling with the same therapist.   Combined family counseling available too.  

Furniture Place

Furniture Place

tel. 956-621-1420

1425 FM 802 Ste H, Brownsville, TX 78526

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Reynaldo Pena & Associates

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tel. 956-574-0480

107 E. Price Rd. Ste. B, Brownsville, TX 78521

With as many changes that are constantly being, you need a good professional company when filing your income tax documents, and if you have a business maintaining your Bookkeeping and sales tax reports are very important. This is where REYNALDO PENA & ASSOCIATES can assist you.Income tax preparation service is only one of the services that REYNALDO PENA & ASSOCIATES provides. With the ability to also do cost report preparation and sales tax reports and payroll, they also offer secretarial services, notary, faxes, copies, and even shredding of those important documents you no longer need.Remember, it's REYNALDO PENA & ASSOCIATES, one stop is all you need to do not only for your income tax preparation, but for anything you or your business may require.

The Carriage House Day Spa

The Carriage House Day Spa

tel. 956-544-4111

319 E. Elizabeth Street , Brownsville, TX 78520

Take a step back in time when you visit The Carriage House Day Spa where we're committed to providing service to all our clients with the utmost care for your health at all times. We are dedicated to using the best quality sanitation and disinfection available because your well being is important to us. This is all provided for you in our historic destination location. We'll make that next step you take a very pleasant and safe one. Whether our clients are our regulars or if they are coming in for the first time, we hope to build a lasting relationship with everyone that comes in to The Carriage House Day Spa. A day of beauty at the Carriage House Day Spa is a joy forever.

Marin Family Medicine

Marin Family Medicine

tel. 956-621-0533

864 Central Blvd Ste 240, Brownsville, TX 78520

Rigoberto Marin M.D. is a Diplomat of the American Board of Family Medicine who has been practicing in the Rio Grande Valley since 2011. Dr. Marin received his undergraduate degree (B.S) in Biological Sciences from the University of California Davis, California in 2001, and his Doctorate (M.D.) from the University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health in 2006. Dr. Marin completed his residency in Family Medicine in Lawton, Oklahoma and then moved to the valley to begin practicing medicine. After completing his residency, Dr. Marin has worked as Emergency Department Physician and also routinely follows his patient wile they are in the hospital. Dr. Marin has started his own practice, Marin Family Medicine in 2013 in Brownsville, Texas to serve his patients with the style they’ve known to love, efficient, caring, and attentive. Dr. Marin wants to help you and your family manage all aspects of your health, from the first days of life through the elder years. “Family Practice is a medical specialty devoted to the comprehensive health care for people of all ages. It is a division of primary care that provides continuing and a full circle of care for the individual and family across all ages, sexes, diseases and parts of the body. We focus on you as an individual as well as a member of your family and community, emphasizing disease prevention and health promotion.

BOBZ WORLD

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Toy Store

Lezama Fence Supply

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