Trustees Recognized by Schools with Art, Music, Poetry

Trustees Recognized by Schools with Art, Music, Poetry by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD January is School Board Recognition Month, and students at the 14 Los Fresnos CISD schools thanked trustees…

Centennial Anniversary Stage Show Scheduled Friday, Jan. 22

Centennial Anniversary Stage Show Scheduled Friday, Jan. 22

The year-long Los Fresnos CISD Centennial Celebration continues. A Centennial Anniversary Stage Show will feature fashion, theater, music and visual arts at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22, at the Los Fresnos High School Theatre. The theatrical performance will be performed by LFHS students in the…

City of Harlingen Hosts 12th Annual Winter Texan Appreciation Fiesta

City of Harlingen Hosts 12th Annual Winter Texan Appreciation Fiesta

HARLINGEN — Hundreds of guests are expected to attend the City of Harlingen’s 12th Annual Winter Texan Appreciation Fiesta at Casa de Amistad on Monday, January 18, 2016. The fiesta includes a business expo that will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. inside…

Little Graceland to Host 2016 Annual Elvis Festival Saturday, January 9th

Little Graceland to Host 2016 Annual Elvis Festival Saturday, January 9th Little Graceland in Los Fresnos, Texas will present the 2016 Annual Elvis Festival on Saturday,…

Schools to Perform at Los Fresnos Christmas Parade Saturday

Schools to Perform at Los Fresnos Christmas Parade Saturday All Los Fresnos CISD schools will be participating in the annual Los Fresnos Christmas parade,…

3rd Annual Boots On Ground Mud Run

3rd Annual Boots On Ground Mud Run   Los Fresnos’ 3rd Annual Boots on Grounds Veterans Endurance Mud Run kicked off on…

State of Real Estate Forum Scheduled for Nov. 5

State of Real Estate Forum Scheduled for Nov. 5   The Cameron County offices of Edwards Abstract and Title Company host the third annual…

5 Simple Steps to Keep Pets Healthy Over the Holidays

5 Simple Steps to Keep Pets Healthy Over the Holidays

(StatePoint) When making holiday plans, consider your pets’ health needs. Here, five veterinary experts weigh in on steps to keep pets happy and healthy amid the hubbub. Resist Those Pleading Eyes According to veterinary nutritionist Dr. Dottie LaFlamme, high-calorie tidbits contribute to caloric overload and…

Expert Offers Tips for a Healthy Thanksgiving Dinner

Expert Offers Tips for a Healthy Thanksgiving Dinner

by Eric Galatas AUSTIN, Texas – On Thanksgiving Day, cooks in homes across the nation are faced with the challenge of setting a table with food that’s not just delicious but also safe to eat. And Amy Simonne, a professor with the University of Florida’s…

Legal Advice Free to Texas Veterans This Week

Legal Advice Free to Texas Veterans This Week by Chris Thomas DALLAS – You might say this entire week is Veterans Day for…

Tips Offered for Keeping Trick-or-Treaters Safe

Tips Offered for Keeping Trick-or-Treaters Safe by Eric Galatas/TNS AUSTIN, Texas – Halloween can be one of the best nights of…

Tips for Families to Eat Right and Get Active

Tips for Families to Eat Right and Get Active (StatePoint) You want the best for your kids. As role models, parents and caregivers play…

Report: New Overtime Rule Would Help Texas Women, Families

Report: New Overtime Rule Would Help Texas Women, Families by Eric Galatas/TNS AUSTIN, Texas – Single mothers and women of color stand to gain…

University of Houston-Victoria’s Valdez earns Red River Athletic Conference Honor

University of Houston-Victoria’s Valdez earns Red River Athletic Conference Honor

University of Houston-Victoria midfielder Jonathan Valdez was recently named to the Red River Athletic Conference men’s soccer all-conference second team. The sophomore from Los Fresnos played a key role in the Jaguars’ success this season where he tallied three goals and four assists. The Jaguars…

Coach Becky Woods Celebrates 600th Victory

  Los Fresnos High School (Texas) Volleyball Coach Becky Woods, now in her 31st year of coaching – all at La Feria High School – won her 600th match Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015. Los Fresnos defeated Harlingen High, 3-0. Watch the winning point and the…

Falcons Beat Yellow Jackets in Week Two

Falcons Beat Yellow Jackets in Week Two 40-6 victory over Edcouch-Elsa Los Fresnos Annihilates Yellow Jackets in Week Two ► MORE PHOTOS…

Lady Falcons Trounce Nikki Rowe

Lady Falcons Trounce Nikki Rowe Los Fresnos Beats Rival Lady Warriors with 25-17, 25-20, 26-24 Victory It doesn’t seem that…

New Turf, New Season!

New Turf, New Season! Football practice resumed on Monday, August 3, 2015 in preparation for the 2015-2016 Falcons Football…

Alexandria Cano Signs with University of St. Thomas

Alexandria Cano Signs with University of St. Thomas Alexandria Cano was one of the star players of last years Los Fresnos Lady Falcons…

Double Ribbon Cutting Kicks Off New Year for Fledgling Businesses

Double Ribbon Cutting Kicks Off New Year for Fledgling Businesses

The New Year is off to a great start for the Los Fresnos business community as the Los Fresnos Area Chamber of Commerce hosted two separate ribbon cuttings on Saturday, January 16, 2016. The first was Siempre Tax located at 717 W. Ocean Blvd. The…

Los Fresnos Resident Recognized for Selfless Action

Los Fresnos Resident Recognized for Selfless Action

The City of Los Fresnos took time during the city council meeting held on December 15, 2015 to recognize Los Fresnos resident Ruben Linan for his selfless and heroic actions on the morning of Sunday, November 29.  Around 5 a.m. that Sunday morning a 2006…

Annual Los Fresnos Christmas Parade and Festival a Success

Annual Los Fresnos Christmas Parade and Festival a Success On December 12th the Los Fresnos Chamber of Commerce and the City of Los Fresnos…

Los Fresnos Represents at SPI Marathon

Los Fresnos Represents at SPI Marathon Marathoner Tells Story and Thanks Supporters by Connie Salazar This humble testimony comes from the…

Book Signing Event for Former Municipal Judge and Postmaster

Book Signing Event for Former Municipal Judge and Postmaster Mr. Antonio “Tony” Rivas who is a former Municipal Judge and Postmaster for the City…

FCCLA Marches with Memorial Banner at Foundation 5K Walk/Run

FCCLA Marches with Memorial Banner at Foundation 5K Walk/Run The group drawing the biggest audience at the 6th Annual Leo Aguilar Foundation 5K Walk/Run…

Brief: Low-Income Families Need Help to Boost Savings

Brief: Low-Income Families Need Help to Boost Savings

by Mark Richardson AUSTIN, Texas – It’s tough these days for low-income families to set aside money, but a new policy brief from the Annie E. Casey Foundation is urging government leaders to make saving easier. Beadsie Woo, senior associate with the Casey Foundation, says…

Rate of Uninsured Hispanic Children Falls Significantly Under ACA

Rate of Uninsured Hispanic Children Falls Significantly Under ACA

by Mark Richardson AUSTIN, Texas – The rate of uninsured Hispanic children has fallen to an historic low during the first year of the Affordable Care Act, according to a new report. The study by the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families and the…

Texas Names Special Unit to Combat Human Trafficking

Texas Names Special Unit to Combat Human Trafficking by Mark Richardson AUSTIN, Texas – Texas is putting some legal muscle behind current efforts…

TransCanada Seeks $15 Billion from U.S. over Keystone XL

TransCanada Seeks $15 Billion from U.S. over Keystone XL by Eric Galatas AUSTIN, Texas – The Canadian corporation behind the Keystone XL pipeline, is…

Report: Distracted Parenting Hampers Child Brain Development

Report: Distracted Parenting Hampers  Child Brain Development by Eric Galatas AUSTIN, Texas – Parents, put down your smartphones when you’re taking care…

Texas Law Protects Landlords Who Lease to Non-Violent Ex-Offenders

Texas Law Protects Landlords Who Lease to Non-Violent Ex-Offenders by Mark Richardson AUSTIN, Texas – A new law protects Texas landlords from liability when…