Category: South Padre Parade

Pulitzer Prize-winning author guest speaking at UTB

Polio book cover

Special to the Parade David M. Oshinsky, Pulitzer Prize-winning Author and History Professor, will share his expertise on polio as the guest speaker for the fall Distinguished Lecture Series at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 13 inside the University of Texas at Brownsville (UTB) Jacob Brown Auditorium on International Boulevard across from the Oliveira Library. The …

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Authors schedule book signing at Brownsville Coffee Shop

Art of Decoration

Special to the Parade Dahlia Zárate-Muñiz and Maria Arias-Lucio of Brownsville will be in town Saturday, Oct. 15 to sign copies of their book, “The Art of Decoration: A Sacred Tribute to God” from 1-3 p.m. inside the Brownsville Coffee Shop, located on 3230 International Blvd. In His great mercy, grace and divine intervention, the …

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Adopt-A-Friend: Snickers

Snickers

Snickers is a great little young terrier mix puppy. He is heartworm negative and will be neutered upon adoption. This little cutie can be seen at the Isabel Y. Garcia Animal Shelter at 262 Woody Ln. in Port Isabel. He won’t last long at the shelter. There are still animals at the Isabel Y. Garcia …

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SPI Tide Chart (Oct. 13-19)

Tide Chart

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SPI Surf Cast (Oct. 13-19)

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Horoscope: Week of Oct. 16

Horoscope

By HOLIDAY MATHIS Special to the Parade Money matters make the news, not because there’s anything groundbreaking or different about the financial scene, but because people are more inclined to express opinions, thoughts and feelings about economics, especially in a judgmental way, during the opposition of Mercury and Jupiter. The aspect will be strongly felt …

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Outdoor Living Gator: It’s just a really big lizard

By JIM FOSTER Special to the PRESS It has not been that long ago when it was difficult to find a pond or lake holding water in most of our area. The drought had a grip on South Texas and other parts of the country. Today, the story is a bit different with many places …

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Techno-Logic: His Legacy – Remembering Steve Jobs

Techno-Logic

By 8-Bit Jay Special to the Parade “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to …

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Kayaking 101: Rodbenders LLM Kayak Fishing Guide Service… Manny Torres

Kayaking 101

By TONY CROUCH Special to the Parade This week’s article is about a fellow kayaker, one great fisherman and a really good friend. Manny Torres has only been kayak fishing for three years now, but he instantly fell in love with the sport. He has managed to become one of the few Kayak fishing guides …

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From the Past: El Jardin Girl Scouts

El Jardin girl scouts

By RENE TORRES Special to the Parade “Come right over! I’ve got something for the girls of Savannah, and the world, and we’re going to start tonight!? Juliette Gordon Low phoned her cousin, N.A. Pape in 1912. On March 12, 1912, a group of 18 girls from Savannah, Georgia met in what would be the …

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