In a Snap: Storms, dramatic skies inspire local photographer

Los Fresnos-based photographer Daniel Sanchez’s photos are striking. The colors, textures, and beauty he finds in the deep South Texas landscape are a source...

Connectivity Concern: Housing Authority students getting Internet access

HARLINGEN — There’s a lot more she’d like to do with that $97. Jasmine Rojo, a resident at LeMoyne Gardens Affordable Housing Community, pays that...

A night with the Valley’s COVID-19 casualties

Juan Lopez in his Cadillac Escalade transports a body to Rivera Funeral Home on Saturday in McAllen. (Delcia Lopez | dlopez@themonitor.com) McALLEN — Juan Lopez...

More county employees test positive for virus

Fourteen more Cameron County employees have tested positive for COVID-19, County Judge Eddie Trevino Jr.’s office said in a statement. The new cases are: • 1 from...

San Benito CISD discusses reopening plan

SAN BENITO — In light of the current state of the coronavirus pandemic, school districts are continuing to make adjustments and preparations for the...

Under pressure: EMS units step up during crisis

“Hero” is a word that gets tossed around a lot these days, but when it comes to the EMS teams risking their health and...

Jehovah’s Witnesses opt for 2020 virtual convention

HARLINGEN — Last year, hundreds of Jehovah’s Witnesses gathered in La Feria to attend their annual convention. This year, followers will do so from...

Local workforce training on tap; 36,000 without a job in Cameron County

Pat Hobbs, executive director of Cameron County Workforce Solutions, said during a press conference on Friday that 36,000 individuals in the county are without...

Red Cross to offer assistance for Hurricane Hanna damage

HARLINGEN — The American Red Cross will begin providing financial assistance and recovery planning to eligible households damaged by Hurricane Hanna. The program will serve...

Spas, hair salons continue services amid pandemic

HARLINGEN – After almost two months of being closed, two local salons continue to provide services. Beautifi Spa and Salon and Desiree’s Spa and Massage...