Common pests in the home landscape

By Ashley H. Gregory, County Extension Agent – Horticulture Let’s talk a little about some of the most common pests that we see in our...

Annual Neonatal Memorial Services set for Valley Baptist Health System

The grief associated with the loss of a child through miscarriage, stillbirth, or newborn death, can often be overwhelming. To help families throughout the community process that grief and ultimately heal and recover, each October Valley Baptist Medical Center-Harlingen holds annual memorial services for parents who have experienced such a loss.  This year, the memorial service at Valley Baptist-Harlingen is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 15 at 6 p.m. in the Woodward Conference Center near the South Tower Lobby. At Valley Baptist-Brownsville, the service is scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 6 p.m. in the historic Herminio and Francisca E. de Yturria Chapel.

Semi-Annual Gardeners’ Market this weekend

Lori Murray, Cameron County Master Gardener, Texas Superstar Specialist The Cameron County Master Gardeners’ Association will host its spring plant sale on Saturday, October 12,...

New use of technology benefitting cardio patients at Valley Baptist

HARLINGEN —Thanks to the use of upgraded technology, interventional cardiologists at Valley Baptist Medical Center-Harlingen are getting a clearer picture than ever when it...

GPZ’s Zoofari 2019 to take place Saturday

Gladys Porter Zoo will hold its biggest fundraising event for the year on Saturday as it holds its annual Zoofari event. There will be a...

Yellow bells of esperanza are popular nectar source

By Anita Westervelt, Texas Master Naturalist The air will soon be aflutter with masses of colorful butterflies searching for colorful flowers and rich nectar sources. One...

Yellow bells of esperanza are popular nectar source

By Anita Westervelt, Texas Master Naturalist The air will soon be aflutter with masses of colorful butterflies searching for colorful flowers and rich nectar sources. One...

Valley Baptist to raise awareness on weight loss at obesity walk

BROWNSVILLE — In an effort to raise awareness regarding the health impacts obesity in our community, Valley Baptist Health System is sponsoring the annual...

Valley Baptist to inspect car seats on Saturday

HARLINGEN —From daily routine drives to and from school to family vacation road trips, children spend much of their time in the car. Valley Baptist...

Harlingen Happenings

By Mary Torres, Special to the Star The Rio Grande Valley Hispanic Genealogical Society meets at 1:30 p.m. today at the Harlingen Arts & Heritage...