Harlingen Happenings

Harlingen Happenings Mary Torres The Community Historical Archaeology Project with Schools Program, or CHAPS Program, at UTRGV, has developed a traveling museum exhibit that showcases all...

Astronomy Column

Have you enjoyed all the festivities and specials on television related to the fiftieth anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing? The event at...

Norman Rozeff Bridges Part 8

Bridges of the Lower Rio Grande Valley Part VIII: Additional Information on the Bridge Series By NORMAN...

VBHS urging community to stay safe outdoors as sweltering summer continues

HARLINGEN – While much of the United States was gripped by a short heatwave last week, south Texas residents know that there’s no end...

Harlingen Happenings

By Mary Torres, Special to the Star We are in the midst of “The Dog Days of Summer” or “La Canícula,” the hottest, most sultry...

More sage advice

Lori Murray, Cameron County Master Gardener, Texas Superstar Specialist Previous articles have dealt with Texas Sage (Cenizo), our gray-green shrub that blooms so beautifully after...

VBMC-Harlingen receives recognition for organ donation efforts

HARLINGEN – For the fourth consecutive year, Valley Baptist Medical Center-Harlingen has been nationally recognized for its efforts to help bring the gifts of...

Apollo 11 celebrations in the Valley

Almost time for the festivities at the Resaca de la Palma State Park for the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 flight. Countdown has begun...

Wellness: Marijuana: Increase in Potency, Increase in Risks

Dr. Ralph E. Jones, Special to the Star Since there have been States passing measures to legalize Cannabis for recreational use for adults aged 21...