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Keeping Honey Bees Can Yield Sweet Results

Keeping Honey Bees Can Yield Sweet Results

by Tony Vindell/LFN A crash course on keeping honey bees provided a wealth of information to anybody interested in having these flying insects in their backyards or out in the ranchland. Justin J. Jones, an agriculture expert and member of the Corpus Christi-based Coastal Bend Beekeepers Association, gave a class at the Brownsville Gladys Porter […]

Whipple Memorial Library Gets Talented Visitors

by Tony Vindell/LFN Summer activities are nothing new at the Whipple Memorial Library in Los Fresnos. But just recently, a group of talented musicians stopped by the learning center and mingled with some of the children who were there during a summer day. One of them, Conde Serda, brought in an accordion and got some […]

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New Funeral Home Gets License from State Funeral Commission

by Tony Vindell/LFN Angel Lucy’s Funeral Home is now open to the public here in Los Fresnos after an inspection by a representative of the Texas Funeral Service Commission was conducted. The state agency regulates and licenses the death care industry in the Lone Star State and gave Angel Lucy’s the green light of approval […]

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Los Fresnos Residents Get Help from Local Church Volunteers

by Tony Vindell/LFN A group of church volunteers have been helping residents of Los Fresnos needing work done at their homes.They are from Messiah Lutheran Church of Boerne, Texas. The 21 volunteers have been cleaning yards, building an access ramp and doing various jobs inside the homes of several Los Fresnos residents. Chad Bresson, pastor […]

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New Improvements to Quality of Health Care in Laguna Madre Area

by Tony Vindell/LFN The quality of health care has increased tremendously for residents of the Laguna Madre area. UT Health Rio Grande Valley now has a primary care facility in Laguna Vista and people like Bill and Janet Balough have the convenience of seeing a doctor and take of other health needs right here at […]

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Developer’s Plan to Build Duplex in Limbo

by Tony Vindell/LFN A local developer who has invested hundreds of thousands of dollars in Los Fresnos can’t go on with his next project as it is now in limbo. Roberto Delgado is interested in building a $180,000 duplex on Canal Street but the city is adamantly opposed after the planning and zoning commission voted […]

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Los Fresnos Outlines Solutions to Rain Problems

by Tony Vindell/LFN Cameron County Drainage District No. 1 and No. 6. The Texas Department of Transportation. Unclean and littered ditches. Lack of detention ponds. Poor planning. Those were some of the culprits directly or indirectly responsible for the widespread flooding that left more than 20 homes and about 20 vehicles stalled in the city […]

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AEP Unveils New Service Center in Los Fresnos

by Tony Vindell/LFN AEP has unveiled a new service center company officials said will enable them to respond more efficiently, rapidly and safely. Located at FM 510 and FM 1847, also known as Paredes Line Road, the 32,350-square-foot, multi-million-dollar facility will house 20 employees and will replace a service center the company had in the […]

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Red Snapper Season Still Going Strong in Federal Waters

by Tony Vindell/LFN The 2018 red snapper season for the for-hired industry continues to produce good catches in federal waters and it’s coming to an end in about 12 days from now so hurry and get them while you can. The limit is two fish per angler in federal waters, compared to four fish in […]

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Hundreds Gather Throughout Valley to Denounce Trump Zero Tolerance Policy

by Tony Vindell/LFN Hundreds of people gathered during an event to denounce the Trump Administration’s zero-policy and to put an end to the separation of undocumented Central American children from their parents. They met on Thursday, June 28 in Brownsville, at the city’s Linear Park in front of the Reynaldo G. Garza & Filemon Vela […]

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