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By Mary Torres, Special to the Star I’m always on the lookout for free genealogy resources and recently found that the National Genealogical Society (NGS) has...

Food bank serves up hope, resiliency, healthy meals

ALTON — It’s about making sure that families worrying about putting food on the table is one less thing on their plates. That’s what Stuart...

Couple plans to create community of Valley sketchers

HARLINGEN — To become a sketcher all you need are sketchbooks, a visual location, a pen and an imagination. Mario Leal, 37, and Michelle Calleja,...

Four RGV recipients of grant aimed to transform the US-Mexico border narrative

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In a partnership with the Ford Foundation, the National Association of Latinos Arts and Cultures selected four projects from the Rio Grande Valley to...

Spring 2021 plant sale

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By Jennifer Herrera, Agrilife Extension The largest plant sale in Cameron County has moved online. This year our Cameron County Master Gardeners will host a virtual...

Q&A: 4 things to know about the J&J COVID-19 vaccine pause

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Phil Galewitz Kaiser Health News Four months into the largest U.S. vaccine rollout in decades, it's become clear that the messaging surrounding COVID-19 vaccination efforts...

Valley Baptist abuse response team serves as advocate for Valley’s victims

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The month of April serves as Child Abuse Prevention Month, and there is a dire need of increased awareness for the victims of abuse...

Local poets on the importance of continuing the written arts movement

For the past five years, writers from all over the Rio Grande Valley have been reuniting the first Friday of every month at El...

Local author launches children’s book series

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McAllen native Hortencia Camargo recently published the first book of her new children’s book series that aims to educate youngsters about hot button topics. The...

Leadership Prep: Resident hopeful for women’s future in Brownsville

During a sunny day, Bea Lopez welcomed us to her colorful office inside the HEB on Central Boulevard, a company that she has been...