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Posts on ‘July 10th, 2012’

On Location Casting and VT Films is holding an OPEN CASTING CALL for PAID Extras and Local Actors for the Feature Film “Skydance”

We will be filming in the Brownsville, TX area from July 24th to August 20th and are looking for local residents to work as Extras and Actors on our show. All applicants MUST be US citizens and have valid photo ID and social security card. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!!!!

Breaking News: Is Costco coming to Harlingen?

A reliable source tells me Costco wants to come to Harlingen.  Now in Pharr, Costco wants to expand in the Valley.  Will it get here before Sams?  Time will tell.  More details as they become available.

Rep. Doggett: “When it comes to health care, Republicans keep trying to kick down the barn, but they sure don’t have the will or plan to build one.”

“In this 31st vote to repeal all or part of the Affordable Care Act, Republicans display a near fanatic determination to deny President Obama any success. Americans with a pre-existing condition, who would be denied insurance, Texans who would be denied a rebate check from abusive, overcharging insurers, and seniors who would pay more for preventive services and prescription drugs all lose from this repeal. When it comes to health care, Republicans keep trying to kick down the barn, but they sure don’t have the will or plan to build one,” said Rep. Doggett.

Featured Most Wanted Fugitive Captured in Mexico

AUSTIN – Javier Cortez Jr., 32, who was July’s Featured Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, is now in custody after his capture in Mexico and his extradition to the U.S. The $15,000 reward will be paid on three tips that helped lead to his capture. Cortez, a Tango Blast gang member, is jailed in Willacy County. He faces a 2010 Harris County murder charge that stems from a robbery in which an accomplice shot the 29-year-old victim twice, and Cortez allegedly stood over the victim and shot him nine more times.

Harlingen police department news briefs 7-10-12

A San Benito and a Harlingen arrested and charged for felony possession of 2.25 pounds of marihuana; A 30 year old man Arrested and charged for felony theft of a $1,500 lap top computer; A 30 year old San Benito woman arrested and charged for violation of a protective order.

San Benito police department news briefs 7-10-12

A 20 year old man arrested and charged evading arrest on foot and 5 counts of credit card abuse; 3 city of San Benito employees arrested and charged for theft and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.

U.S. Congressman Lloyd Doggett on Individual Mandate: “All three of the experts who’ve offered insight this morning at the request of our Republican colleagues are in the same situation as 98.8 percent of the American people—they will not have to pay the tax of which they complain.”

Washington—Today during a House Ways and Means Committee hearing on the constitutionality of the individual mandate in the Affordable Care Act, U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, a senior member of the Committee discussed the small amount of people who would actually choose not to purchase health insurance and pay the tax.

Daily Bible Verse

“Watch out for false prophets. They come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly they are ferocious wolves.” Matthew 7:15 (Read all of Matthew 7) New International Version

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