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If You Don't Vote Tuesday, Don't Blame the Weather

The weather will not be perfect for election day on Tuesday; however, it will not keep anyone from voting!

Leftover Halloween candy goes to benefit troops overseas

Halloween left us two days ago, but all that halloween candy has not! For father and dentist Dr. David Pedley seeing his kids still working on that sweettooth, is a problem.

Gladys Porter Zoo will remain open during fumigation

The Gladys Porter Zoo administrative office and admission gates will be closed for structural fumigation of drywood termites and carpenter ants for three days which will start on Monday, November 3, 2014.

Election day tomorrow. Are you voting?

Election day is now upon us as the polls open tomorrow morning. Early voting turned out just over 20,000 voters in Cameron County, which puts us a little below the pace in 2010.

Three siblings found dead in Mexico, laid to rest

The Alvarado family is still reeling Monday, after saying their final goodbyes to Erika, Jose Angel, and Alex Alvarado yesterday. The siblings were buried Sunday in Mexico, the last place they were seen alive.

Successful weekend of law violator arrests for Hidalgo CBP

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Hidalgo-Pharr Port of Entry had a productive weekend in detection of and arrests of immigration law violators.

UTPA , Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas to host 4th Annual BEDES event

The public is invited to join experts who will focus on the latest economic issues and trends that will impact the Rio Grande Valley during the Fourth Annual Border Economic, Development and Entrepreneurship Symposium (BEDES) Nov. 14.

Man arrested for offering fares for a fee without proper permits

Brownsville police arrested man for offering individuals rides in his vehicle after several complaints had been received from the public.

Decision on UTRGV colors and team nickname this week

After months of anticipation, future students of The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will soon finally know who they’re rooting for.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

Dia De Los Muertos Celebration

This tradition has been in my family for many many years. It's the day we honor the dead, rather than grieve for them. We celebrate their "return" to earth for that one day.

New Study Shows Daylight Saving Time Doesn't Work

Daylight Saving Time serves one purpose, and one purpose only, and that is to mess with our sleeping habits. By the way fall back one hour on Sunday at 2:00a.m. which means one more hour of sleep.

Don't Want to Turn Your Clocks Back Sunday? Blame Ben Franklin

If you've watched Newscenter 23 this week, you've probably noticed that tiny clock on the 7 day.  Maybe you've heard me mention (about 15 times) to "turn your clocks back one hour Sunday morning."