Special Coverage

Written by Guest on Sep 20, 2018

“It was painful how hungry we were.”

“I begged for water for my daughter but the officials wouldn’t give her any.”

“The temperature was extremely cold. Children were crying all the time. Human heat was not enough to warm the babies.”

Each year in U.S. immigration detention facilities, 90,000 children are systematically deprived of food, water and basic medical care, and exposed to extreme temperatures and unsanitary conditions.

Written by rudyarispe on Sep 10, 2018

Celebrate the Ruby-throated Hummingbirds and all fall bird migrants during the 30th Anniversary HummerBird Celebration in Rockport and Fulton, Texas from Sept. 13-16.

A Thursday evening reception at the Rockport Center for the Arts, 106 S. Austin St., kicks off the event, followed by a special 30th Anniversary dinner and presentation from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Drifters RV Resort, Recreation Hall, 4401 TX-35 BUS, Rockport. Texas barbecue, smoked chicken and all the trimmings will be served.

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 04, 2018

Maria Antonietta Berriozábal discusses Housing Task Force proposals

When the Mayor's Housing Policy Task Force members briefed the SA Tomorrow Comprehensive Plan Committee in June, only one recommendation was different from similar housing studies over the last 30 years: Implementation.

(Scroll down to watch complete video or click on each speaker’s quote to watch their remarks.)

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 04, 2018

United Farm Workers union President Arturo S. Rodriguez at Las Palmas Branch Library

Arturo S. Rodríguez recalled what his parish priest at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church told him after joining the first farm workers’ melon strike in Rio Grande City and getting arrested back in 1966.