COMMENTARY: Who are the greedy?

By JIM N. TAYLOR, Special to the Star First, we need to be on the same page of what greed is. Always wanting more is normal....

LETTERS: Bail out

With over a billion dollars in property value growth over the last 10 years in Harlingen, as reported in the VMS, and with those...

LETTERS: Be a role model with morals

We are the greatest nation on this earth, which everybody envies or wants to be part of. This accomplishment has not been easy. There...

LETTERS: County raises should be put to a vote

Reading about the Cameron County staff giving themselves ridiculously enormous pay raises was the most disturbing news ever. The Cameron County Appraisal District assesses...

LETTERS: Hire golf course management professionals

Folks, we have been here before. When I was on the Harlingen Airport Board, now VIA, we had abudget problem. I suggested that we...

LETTERS: Let’s re-think our priorities: The proposed 4-cent tax hike

The proposed 4-cent tax hike is meant to close the gap of a $1.3 M shortfall for items within the City of Harlingen’s general...

LETTERS: Have the courage to own it

In reference to the human massacre in El Paso, Texas. President Trump the (self-proclaimed) uniter of this country has united the White Nationalist, KKK, Aryan...

LETTERS: Tea Party response

Mr. LaPaugh’s letter of August 1 is interesting but not very enlightening. I’ve seen a lot of criticisms of the Tea Party but no evidence...

LETTERS: The Squad

They’re loud. They’re brash. They’re angry. They want to take the country in a whole other direction. They don’t want moderation; they want political war...

LETTERS: Good doctors hard to find

One day I would like to talk into a doctor’s office and see an older gentleman waiting to hear what my cause is to...