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McAllen Police Release Composite Sketch of Suspect

MCALLEN, Texas - If you know the identity or the whereabouts of this person you are urged to call McAllen Crime Stoppers at 956.687.8477. The robbery was reported to McAllen Police Department on January 3, 2018 at approximately 6:15 am. The suspect entered the business Jimmy's Egg located at 4100 B

RGVPROUD.COM - 2018-01-15 19:01:42

McAllen school teacher accused of having sexual relationship with 16-year-old student

Marisela Mendoza Winn, 39, was charged with improper relationship between educator and student on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office) A former IDEA McAllen Public School teacher has been accused of having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old student. Marisela Mendo


McAllen Police Search Suspect Accused of Robbing Jimmy's Egg Restaurant

MCALLEN- Police released a sketch of a robbery suspect wanted for holding up a restaurant. Officers say the man tried holding up the Jimmy's Egg restaurant on 10 St. in McAllen on January 3. Police say the suspect demanded money and told employees he had a gun. He was able to get away with an undisc


McAllen sees second-straight monthly sales tax gain

The first sales tax allocation of 2018 shows McAllen with its second straight strong monthly showing. Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced McAllen's take for November was 4.82 percent above November 2016. The monthly allocations are based on sales made in November by businesses that report tax mo


Caporusso outspends Villalobos, Wilkins over past month

McALLEN - Joseph M. Caporusso outspent Javier Villalobos by nearly $3,000 and Timothy Wilkins by slightly more in the past month as the Jan. 20 special election for the District 1 seat on the city commission looms. Caporusso, a physician, spent $7,227 since Dec. 20, which was aided by a $10,000 cont

MCALLEN MONITOR - 2018-01-16 02:35:00

LETTERS: On racism and H-E-B shooting in Pharr

Consider Jan 11. On that infamous day, our president fastened his curse on the countries of Africa, Central America and the Caribbean, openly asking why the United States should admit immigrants from those nations. It is no coincidence that inhabitants of those nations are people of color. Many have

MCALLEN MONITOR - 2018-01-15 19:48:00

Local business awarded $20,000

When Ben Cavazos opened MAE Power Equipment in 1954, he had no idea his business would be standing today. Cavzaos opened the business when he was 24 years old. He got started with a $4,000 loan and rented a 900-square foot building, he said. 64 years later, the shop is a multi-million power equipmen

PROGRESSTIMES.NET - 2018-01-15 21:08:00

Border Patrol Honors Students As Their 'Head of the Class' Program

EDINBURG, Texas - The U.S. Border Patrol's Rio Grande Valley Sector recently honored four high school students from the Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District as part of its "Head of the Class" program. Border Patrol officials said that the program recognized the academic excellence of 69

RGVPROUD.COM - 2018-01-15 19:27:01

Lloyd Hull, veteran, lawyer, civic leader, dies at 95

GREENWICH - Lloyd Hull, a lawyer and World War II veteran who took part in two of the largest invasions of the war, in both the Atlantic and the Pacific theaters, died over the weekend. He was 95. An exhibit based on Hull's wartime experiences is on view at the Greenwich Public Library, and he contr


Connecticut Weather: Snow Estimates Rising For Mid-Week Storm

Well that escalated quickly. On Sunday, snow accumulation estimates for a mid-week storm called for 1 to 2 inches of snow in western Connecticut and 2 to 4 inches for the rest of the state. A day later and snow accumulation estimates are jumping for Connecticut and it's very possible there could be

PATCH - 2018-01-15 17:54:36

CT's Best Restaurants In 2018: New Survey

Connecticut Magazine's experts sampled the fare from dozens of restaurants throughout the state and came up with this list of the best. If you love to dine out, you have hundreds of great options in Connecticut, hundreds of options of virtually any type of food. To help you zero in on the best choic

PATCH - 2018-01-15 15:00:00

Alma Rutgers: King reminds us to raise volume vs. injustice

I'd almost finished my column. It was about Monday's historic transfer of power from Republicans to Democrats on the Greenwich Board of Estimate and Taxation. But just as I prepared to file the column Thursday night, I was compelled to switch topics. That was because of President Donald Trump's raci

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2018-01-15 23:59:59

CBS2 Exclusive: Good Samaritan Who Saved Teen From Westchester Fire Speaks Out

LARCHMONT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) - A man who saved a teenager trapped in the stairwell of his apartment building during a fire is being hailed as a hero Monday. The neighbor, who spoke exclusively to CBS2's Ali Bauman, didn't hesitate to run into the burning building not once, but twice. Nelida Dugarte

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-15 18:59:02

Game Time "The Leader in Licensed Sports Watches" Launches its Breakthrough Smart Watch at the Sports Licensing Show in Vegas.

TARRYTOWN, New York - January 15, 2018 - Game Time launches their new NFL Smart Watch at the Sports Licensing and Tailgate tradeshow in Vegas, which is scheduled to hold at the LAS VEGAS CONVENTION CENTER from the 23rd - 25th of January, 2018. Game Time will have a presence at the trade show as an e

DIGITAL JOURNAL - 2018-01-15 23:59:59

Greenwich Avenue is nation's 5th most expensive street, per report

Greenwich Avenue in Greenwich is the nation's fifth most expensive street, based on average square-foot rent costs, according to JLL, a professional services and investment management firm that offers clients specialized real estate services. Rents on the avenue average $86.53 per square foot, with

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2018-01-15 16:37:04

Second larceny charge for theft on Greenwich Ave.

GREENWICH - Bernardo DeSaavedra, 77, of Canterbury Green, Stamford, was charged with fifth-degree larceny on Saturday, his second criminal charge in the past two months. Police said he took a number of neckties from Hermes on Dec. 10, leading to his arrest on a larceny charge. Authorities reviewed v

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-01-15 15:51:06

Bank robber gets 17 years

Patrick Lucero, 50, was sentenced to 17 years in state prison for robbing Simmons Bank in Beebe on Jan. 30, 2017. Lucero was arrested by the Faulkner County Sheriff's Office one day after the robbery after being identified by witnesses. He confessed to Beebe detectives. White County Circuit Court Ju

ARKANSASLEADER.COM - 2018-01-15 11:30:25

Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations around Region 8

Arkansas State University and the Northeast Arkansas Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Planning Committee partners to host the 16th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration Monday, Jan. 15. Arkansas State University and the Northeast Arkansas Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Planning Committee partners to h

KAIT 8 - 2018-01-15 12:53:19

Education Matters: Tang Soo Do

CABOT, Ark. - A form of martial arts is instilling discipline and respect in a local classroom. A volunteer instructor is using Tang Soo Do to keep kids on the right track. Twice a week, a group of students at Ward Central Elementary swap out their clothes for their martial arts uniform. They're ki

KARK - 2018-01-16 00:21:19

McCollum's Column: The pitches and spins of state tournament bidding

The dynamics are always interesting when the state's superintendents, athletic directors and coaches assemble before the Arkansas Activities Association's board of directors to promote their bids for state and regional tournament sites in all sports. The schools in the larger classifications usually