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Call for Art: BPUB and Fine Art Museum looking for resaca artwork

Brownsville Public Utilities Board in partnership with the Brownsville Museum of Fine Art invite local artists from the Rio Grande Valley and Matamoros to...

Repertory theater hosts virtual play for pride month

As Pride Month comes to an end, the Brownsville Repertory Theater did not want to miss the opportunity to celebrate the inclusiveness the community...

ROCA receives COVID-19 funding from Lewis Prize for Music

The Revival of Cultural Arts in Brownsville was selected from more than 600 organizations nationwide to receive $25,000 in funding from The Lewis Prize...

History detective: Palo Alto chief recognized by NPS

Rolando Garza’s passion, innovation and hard work, in a job he can’t believe he’s lucky enough to have, continue to earn him accolades from...

Temporary Intermission: Camille Playhouse to remain closed until it feels safe

As board members and volunteers of the Camille Playhouse gathered last week wearing face masks to deep clean and organize the whole building, President...

Planting a seed: Group promotes healthy food, lifestyles

Brownsville Wellness Coalition’s Plant Your Seed fundraiser kicked off on Thursday morning at the organization’s location at 6th and Ringgold Street. Staff picked fresh...

Back to the Animals: Zoo reopens to general public on Monday

The Gladys Porter Zoo began rolling out a members-only soft reopening on Thursday and will open to the general public starting Monday. Reservations through an...

Cameron County to host tire disposal event

The Cameron County Judge’s Office announced the county will be hosting a “Road to Recycling- Tire Disposal” event that will take place throughout the...

‘True grit’: Michael J. Limas wants your money

Michael J. Limas learned early on that when you show yourself willing to roll up your sleeves and go to work for the community,...

‘United Against Hunger’ distribution event at Southmost Library cancelled for this week

United Way of Southern Cameron County announced they will be cancelling this week's food distribution event that was scheduled to take place at the...