Wellness: Mental health and emotional trauma

Have you ever been traumatized? Are you living with emotional trauma? There are many that are living with trauma in their lives; whether it...

Marijuana use and youth

Recent reports from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) sounds the alarm over increase in cognitive and behavioral harms that widespread cannabis use...

Steps to pruning shrubs

BY Lori Murray, , Texas Superstar SpecialistEDITOR’S NOTE: Cameron County Horticulture Agent Jennifer Herrera gave me a file of articles on a variety of...

How does your garden grow?

Lori Murray, Special to the Star Selecting a site Locate your bed: Plant Spacing a. In front of shrubs or a fence that will give a plain, solid...

48th Harlingen Flower Show set for March 26

The Harlingen Council of Garden Clubs presents its 48th Flower Show March 26 at the Cultural Arts Center, 576 ’76 Drive, next door to...

Customized Kitchen Garden

BY Lauren OlbeterA kitchen garden customized to add fresh produce to your pantry and beauty to your landscaping, without overtaking your schedule or your...

April is Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness Month. The “Light It Up Blue” campaign was created to support World Autism Awareness Day and Autism Awareness Month in...

End of days? Plant an apple tree

BY Bill Reagan I made my granddaughter cry last week. I made a comment about how it must be the end of the world....

Mexican dishes

From coast to coast, Mexican cuisine is getting an over-the-top makeover, with south of the border-themed eateries cooking up some seriously innovative takes on...

Breastfeeding conference to be held at HMC

HARLINGEN — Free breastfeeding workshops which will be held at Harlingen Medical Center on June 29 and 30 will provide valuable information on the...