Not understanding City Commission decisions

An open letter to our City Commission: It is said that a prerequisite for being in government is believing that one knows better what...

In ‘love’ with political reporter

I have a new hero … and it may even be a “big boy crush” on Fox News Political reporter, Megyn Kelly.Megyn has done...

Appreciate the bilingual Valley

I read with interest Joe Schlechtinger’s letter in which he complained about hearing so much Spanish spoken in San Benito.First of all, we should...

Language abilities

So, Santiago Perez blames something he overheard from some kid on teachers, lax parenting, the educational system on bilingual education. Something tells me Santiago...

Parent disagrees with school policy

On Wednesday, Aug. 30, at 6 p.m., my daughter got home from school. She attends school at Sam Houston Elementary in La Feria.When asked...

Stunned about IDEA, DACA

I cannot believe how IDEA Public Schools have gotten a $20 million for IDEA to support and grant degrees to 1,000 DACA students.Why?How about...

Mosquito spraying important

Our family just wanted to send our appreciation to Commissioner Ruiz and his staff responsible for spraying mosquitoes in our area.This proactive approach and...

Law key for residents

The main purpose of the Texas Open Meetings Act is to ensure that all governmental bodies in the state will conduct public business in...

Critical of Vela, Democrats on immigration issues

Every time U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela (Little Filemon) gets his chance he slams our President Trump with another attack. At least Mother Vela has...

LETTERS: Unsustainable growth

It seems like Brownsville’s summer temperatures were slightly cooler than those in Harlingen in the 1960s. Why were many morning lows in June, 3°-5°...