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Market Square renovation

Brownsville’s Market Square getting facelift

For generations, Market Square’s tower and dome have looked over downtown Brownsville. The historic tower and dome is now undergoing its first renovation in decades, bringing the enduring structure into a new century.

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A licensed professional counselor, Dr. Juan Perez talks about the love and connection he has for his son. more

Apr 25, 2017 8:44 AM Local

Sylvan Learning, the Valley’s largest STEM provider in the Rio Grande Valley, will host free STEM demos in all three of its centers on Friday, May 5 -- from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in McAllen, and from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in Harlingen and Brownsville. more

Apr 25, 2017 8:44 AM Education

The Museum of South Texas History wanted to host something that would get young working professionals to come back to MOST. It was then that they began hosting their monthly “Happy Hour.” more

Apr 25, 2017 8:44 AM Local

Harlingen academies

Photo courtesy of Harlingen Consolidated School District

In Harlingen, the learning opportunities for high school students are as diverse as the four new academies being launched in the coming school year. more

Apr 25, 2017 8:44 AM Education

San Benito’s network of seven parks leans heavily toward the city’s north side and central core, but in 2018, a long-awaited park south of Expressway 77/83 will change that equation. more

Apr 25, 2017 8:44 AM Local

Beginning in May, residents in Weslaco and Donna will get a breath of fresh air – as a new city-wide smoking ordinance goes into effect. The ban, which prohibits smoking indoors at restaurants and bars, will take effect on May 3. more

Apr 25, 2017 8:44 AM Local

It’s lights, camera, action at Southwest Early College High School, where more than 80 students are working together on shooting a full-length film. more

Mar 27, 2017 8:36 AM Education