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Volunteers Pick Up Trash Around Popular Fishing Spot

Volunteers Pick Up Trash Around Popular Fishing Spot

by Tony Vindell/LFN The area around the Joe Gayman Bridge on Texas Highway 48 between Brownsville and Port Isabel is one of the best spots for fishing. Species such as speckled trout, red fish, snook and flounder are usually caught by fishing enthusiasts on any given day. That’s because a canal under the bridge that […]

Los Fresnos NROTC Student Presents Girl Scouts Project

by Tony Vindell/LFN A Los Fresnos high school student submitted a Navy JROTC project during a contest and was named one of seven runner-ups. Audrey Solis is a LFCISD senior who submitted and presented Encouraging Girls to Discover Their Full Potential project during the 12th annual Way to Happiness Scholarship competition. She said she has […]

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City Places First in It’s Time Texas Challenge Contest

by Tony Vindell/LFN The City of Los Fresnos has placed first in the small community category for the It’s Time Texas Community Challenge. City Manager Mark Milum presented a trophy to Mayor Polo Narvaez during Tuesday’s April 9, meeting of the city council. The contest is part of a statewide campaign that empowers people to […]

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Palmdale RV Park Presents Fundraiser Donation to EMS

Representatives of Palmdale RV Park recently presented the Los Fresnos EMS Department a check from monies raised during a fundraiser at the park. The donation goes to purchase equipment for the EMS Department. Palmdale RV Park has continued its tradition of support for Los Fresnos EMS through fundraisers annually for several years now.

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Los Fresnos Participates in It’s Time Texas

The City participated in its 2nd year of the statewide community challenge called It’s Time Texas Community Challenge sponsored by HEB. The It’s Time Texas Community Challenge is an 8-week competition that unites and mobilizes schools, businesses, organizations, community members, and mayors toward the common goal of transforming our community’s health. This year’s Community Challenge […]

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New Multi-family Complex Coming to Los Fresnos

by Tony Vindell/LFN A new multi-family housing development is coming to Los Fresnos and this could increase the city’s population by several hundred more people. The 40-unit project will be built along Evergreen Street just north of the Walmart store and across from another apartment complex. City Manager Mark Milum revealed the news during Monday’s […]

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Old EMS Building to Become Classroom to Train Workforce

by Tony Vindell/LFN The building that housed the Emergency Medical Service and city’s fire department could soon become a place to train the local and area work force. The City of Los Fresnos has partnered with the local school district, Workforce Solutions Cameron and Cameron County Education. The four entities are participating in a job […]

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Simon Vega Honored at Rio Grande Valley Walk Of Fame

Simon Vega was postumously inducted into the Rio Grande Valley Walk of Fame on February 27, 2019. Vega’s daughter, Rosie Vega Mezouari, accepted the award in his honor. The event was held in Hidalgo at The State Farm Arena. Mayor Polo Narvaez, his wife Carlota and Rosie’s husband Farid Mezouari attended the event.

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National Weather Service Present Weather Festival

by Tony Vindell/LFN Getting the weather is generally an easy thing for most people. Television and radio stations, whether local or national, give such news during their newscasts. There is also the 24/7 Weather Channel. But did you know the National Weather Service is probably one of the most reliable sources to get the latest […]

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Los Fresnos Rotary International Hosts Migrant Students

by Tony Vindell/LFN The Los Fresnos chapter of Rotary International is relatively a new organization, yet they are increasingly becoming involved with the community. The group met for its monthly meeting on Thursday March 21 at Julia’s Restaurant and heard stories from three students with the Los Fresnos school district migrant program. Donald Henderson, one […]

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