What is Free Comic Book Day?

What is Free Comic Book Day? Free Comic Book Day is an annual event founded on the belief that for every person out there, there’s a…

Under the Stars Artisan Market Starts 2019 Season

Under the Stars Artisan Market Starts 2019 Season

by Tony Vindell/LFN It has been more than a year now since the Los Fresnos Chamber of Commerce launched a monthly event to bring people together and enjoy music and food as well as to buy art and craft items made either by local or…

Every Kid’s Christmas Celebrates Third Annual Event to Give to Hundreds of Local Children

Every Kid’s Christmas Celebrates Third Annual Event to Give to Hundreds of Local Children

by Victor Moreno/LFN • photos courtesy Angel Lucy’s Funeral Home The annual Every Kid’s Christmas event affords the community an opportunity to donate and give generously with the goal of making sure that every child in the Los Fresnos area enjoys a happy Christmas. The…

Los Fresnos Holds Christmas Parade, Festival, and Artisan Market

Los Fresnos Holds Christmas Parade, Festival, and Artisan Market by Tony Vindell/LFN Santa Claus highlighted the 2018 Los Fresnos Christmas Parade and Festival. The…

Christmas Parade, Festival and Artisan Market This Saturday

Christmas Parade, Festival and Artisan Market This Saturday by Tony Vindell/LFN The 2018 Christmas parade is ready to roll this Saturday in Los…

Halloween Haunted House Creates Spooky Experience

Halloween Haunted House Creates Spooky Experience by Tony Vindell/LFN Los Fresnos Halloween Festival is now history but this year’s event was…

Brownville Holds Three Festivals this Month

Brownville Holds Three Festivals this Month by Tony Vindell/LFN Area residents have been treated to three festivals this month in Brownsville,…

Never Forget: What the Past Can Teach Us About Today’s Problems

Never Forget: What the Past Can Teach Us About Today’s Problems

(StatePoint) While history may feel like the distant past (and something you may think you don’t need to know much about outside the classroom), many experts believe it can offer valuable lessons for today. In the case of World War II, author Kim Dana Kupperman…

5 Tips to Shed Those Pounds in the New Year

5 Tips to Shed Those Pounds in the New Year

(StatePoint) Maybe you want more energy, or perhaps you want to lose weight and keep it off for good. Whatever your goals, a new year means a fresh start to become the best version of yourself. Here are five tips from Nutrisystem experts to get…

Giving the Gift of Music this Holiday Season

Giving the Gift of Music this Holiday Season (StatePoint) What’s your favorite song? Are you thinking of it now? How does it make…

3 Easy Ways to Simplify Your Holidays

3 Easy Ways to Simplify Your Holidays (StatePoint) It can be easy to feel overwhelmed by the busyness of the holiday season…

Last-Minute Holiday Gift Ideas

Last-Minute Holiday Gift Ideas (StatePoint) We’ve all been there before. Procrastinated or overscheduled our holiday season to the point…

Avoid the Naughty List: Don’t Let the Holidays Ruin Your Credit

Avoid the Naughty List: Don’t Let the Holidays Ruin Your Credit (StatePoint) Looking for the “perfect gifts,” paired with enticing retail discounts and deals, can pressure…

Falcons Shut Out by Permian

Falcons Shut Out by Permian

by Billy Watson/LFN ODESSA – The Los Fresnos Falcons knew they were up against former state champion Odessa Permian, but they were in for much more. The Falcons (2-3) suffered a 56-0 loss in their non-district finale against the Panthers (3-2) on Friday, September 28…

Falcons Lose First Non-Conference Game

Falcons Lose First Non-Conference Game

by Tony Vindell/LFN Los Fresnos Falcons lost it first game of the season but the team was looking to improve at its next game. The Falcons played the Montwood Rams on Friday, Aug, 31 and lost by three points, 16 to 13 in a non-conference…

Sun Bae Taekwando Academy Holds Belt Test

Sun Bae Taekwando Academy Holds Belt Test 37 Students Achieve New Rank Sun Bae Taekwando Academy held a belt test last Thursday,…

Tarpon Pee Wee Football Players Needed

Tarpon Pee Wee Football Players Needed by Tony Vindell/LFN Youngsters interested in playing in the Tarpon Pee Wee Football season are…

Los Fresnos Students Represent at Austin International Open IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship

Los Fresnos Students Represent at Austin International Open IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship Three Los Fresnos students were recognized for their preparations and success at international highest level…

Taekwodo Academy Teaches Self Defense Tactics

Taekwodo Academy Teaches Self Defense Tactics by Tony Vindell/LFN A new self-defense learning center has opened in the new Los Fresnos…

Tickets for 30th Annual Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo on Sale Now

Tickets for 30th Annual Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo on Sale Now

by Tony Vindell/LFN The 30th annual Los Fresnos Rodeo is about six weeks away and tickets for the city’s biggest event of the year went on sale Monday, Jan. 7. The three-day rodeo will be held Feb. 15, 16 and 17 at the rodeo grounds…

Area Residents Show Their Skill on Ice Rink

Area Residents Show Their Skill on Ice Rink

by Tony Vindell/LFN Some people like to spend the last days of the year with relatives. Others like to travel sometimes to places too far away, while some prefer to stay home instead of going through a lot of stress thinking about what to do…

Winter Season for Red Snapper Fishing is Back

Winter Season for Red Snapper Fishing is Back by Tony Vindell/LFN Tired of having ham, turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy and all of…

Ash, East Sixth Streets Scheduled for Repairs in Los Fresnos

Ash, East Sixth Streets Scheduled for Repairs in Los Fresnos by Tony Vindell/LFN The block long Ash Street in Los Fresnos has been a source…

Newest Councilmen Get Update of City Projects

Newest Councilmen Get Update of City Projects by Tony Vindell/LFN The City of Los Fresnos continues to work on a number of…

New Strip Mall Coming Soon to Los Fresnos

New Strip Mall Coming Soon to Los Fresnos by Tony Vindell/LFN A new strip mall is coming to Los Fresnos. It’s called Plaza…

DOI Set to Change Wildlife Protections

DOI Set to Change Wildlife Protections

by Eric Galatas AUSTIN, Texas — The Trump administration is expected to finalize new rules that critics argue would weaken the Endangered Species Act. Hailey Hawkins is the Southern Rockies field representative with the Endangered Species Coalition. She said under current law, species listed as threatened…

AARP Warns of ‘Sticker Shock’ at Freestanding ERs

AARP Warns of ‘Sticker Shock’ at Freestanding ERs

by Mark Richardson AUSTIN, Texas – Confusion by Texas consumers over freestanding emergency rooms has left many families with unexpected and unnecessary high medical bills. A new AARP survey of Texas freestanding ERs finds that, unlike urgent care clinics, many of freestanding ER billings are out-of-network for most…

Tips for Mitigating Holiday Depression and Stress

Tips for Mitigating Holiday Depression and Stress by Eric Galatas AUSTIN, Texas – While many people look forward to holiday festivities with friends…

Stem Cell-derived Neurons Stop Seizures and Improve Cognitive Function

Stem Cell-derived Neurons Stop Seizures and Improve Cognitive Function About 3.4 million Americans, or 1.2 percent of the population, have active epilepsy. Although the…

Report: Most Uninsured Texans are Employed U.S. Citizens

Report: Most Uninsured Texans are Employed U.S. Citizens by Eric Galatas HOUSTON – Unless Texas lawmakers make significant changes to health policies, the number…

Biologists Warn of Border Wall’s Ecological Impacts

Biologists Warn of Border Wall’s Ecological Impacts by Eric Galatas EL PASO, Texas – As Congress pushes back a funding deadline to avoid…