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Posts from ‘March, 2012’

Brush Collection in McAllen

“Public Works crews are working all weekend to collect curbside brush from Thursday’s hail storm.  If you have bulky waste (such as wet carpet, furniture, or other non-vegetative waste) please keep it separate from vegetative waste.  Crews will collect brush over the weekend and focus on collecting bulky waste on Monday.”

Breaking News: Murder investigation underway in Combes

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Breaking News: Harlingen Starbucks on Ed Carey Drive robbed at knifepoint

The robber used a large knife in the robbery. The coffee shop has closed for the day. The Harlingen police is experiencing a rash of knife robberies recently. Click the web site link below for more details.

Cesar Chavez Day

The story of Cesar Estrada Chavez begins near Yuma, Arizona. Cesar was born on March 31, 1927. He was named after his grandfather, Cesario. Regrettably, the story of Cesar Estrada Chavez also ends near Yuma, Arizona. He passed away on April 23, 1993, in San Luis, a small village near Yuma, Arizona.

Ramsey Muniz Reflects on Meeting Cesar Chavez

When I asked Ramsey how he knew Cesar Chavez, his memories brought to mind the time that he was scheduled in Ft. Worth, Texas. He shared the following account. My memories bring to mind Joe Puente, who was Chairperson of La Raza Unida Party in Ft. Worth, Texas. During those days I would travel to Ft. Worth and Dallas, Texas to assist in organizing the party and tend to other issues that were pending. Political Endorsements

See the GROWING list of NEW political ENDORSEMENTS below. The March Elections “HAVE” now changed to May 29, 2012.

The Ephesian Church VII

It had been somewhere around forty five years that the Ephesian church had been founded by Paul (Acts 18). And in such a short time the Lord was already rebuking the church for leaving its first love. But even after a harsh rebuke the Lord did give them another chance, should they repent. “…To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the tree of life, which is in the midst of the paradise of God” Revelation 2:7b.

Weekly Wisdoms

It’s not our circumstances that steal our joy; it’s our attitude during our circumstances.

Daily Bible Verse

“Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.” Mark 12:30 (Read all of Mark 12) New International Version


Participation by more than 50 companies in the Job Fair at Texas State Technical College Harlingen (TSTC) represented a good omen for the U.S. and regional economies. The cross-section of manufacturers, producers and service providers collected hundreds of resumes and conducted interviews with students and graduates March 29.

Wendell Lloyd Nielsen Guilty of Bigamy, Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison Statement from Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott

MIDLAND — “A Midland County jury has sentenced Wendell Lloyd Nielsen to 10 years in prison and a $10,000 fine for each of the three counts of bigamy brought against him. Today’s sentence follows Tuesday’s verdict finding Nielsen guilty of the crimes. Nielsen will serve all three sentences concurrently.


My Harlingen News Fans on Facebook.  Just reached my 400 goal before the end of March.  My Harlingen News fans has grown slower than what I expected.  But I just figured a way to make it grow faster in the future.  Thank you for your continued support and loyalty.

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