Tag: Harlingen

Doctor brings advanced procedures to Valley

HARLINGEN — He started out studying plastic surgery. It only made sense. Several of Dr. Ameer Hassan’s relatives were plastic surgeons. But something just wasn’t...

Power outage impacts San Benito, Harlingen area

A power outage Saturday afternoon left nearly 16,000 AEP Texas Customers without electricity for nearly two hours. According to the AEP website, the outage impacted...

Prostate cancer screenings, men’s health a cocus in November

Movember – It’s a fun take on a very serious issue for men 55 years and older. On the heels of breast cancer awareness month,...

Some leery about hiking passenger airport-use fee

HARLINGEN — Legislation in Congress is seeking to raise the price of airline tickets by lifting a ceiling on what is called the passenger...

Club director devotes long hours helping youths succeed

HARLINGEN — Building futures, one kid at a time. That seems to be Sophia Cantu’s mission as director at the LeMoyne Gardens unit of the...

Teens arrested in local car theft

HARLINGEN — Five adults and one juvenile were arrested Monday in connection with the theft of a vehicle and charged with evading arrest. The Harlingen...

Harlingen High falls to Edinburg High

By CLAIRE CRUZ, SPECIAL TO THE STAR The final score of Tuesday night’s contest between Edinburg and Harlingen High reflects a tale of two halves. Though...

Master naturalists’ plant field tours begin Saturday

HARLINGEN — A free introduction to native species in the Rio Grande Valley begins Saturday with the first of the fall and winter guided...

Renovation puts Stuart Place Golf Course in the pink

HARLINGEN — Water, fertilizer and seed aren’t just the necessary ingredients for a lush Valley lawn, they also are among the requirements when resurrecting...

Safety officials probing records of work on Southwest jets

By DAVID KOENIG AP Airlines Writer DALLAS (AP) — Federal regulators have threatened to ground dozens of Southwest Airlines jets if the airline can’t confirm...