Category: South Padre Parade

Nature Niche: Finding the Elusive Redknot

Nature Niche

By SCARLET COLLEY Special to the Parade We do a lot of birding on the Laguna Madre. We bird almost every day. We know birds individually and we see new ones all the time. This time of year we get to see and meet so many species that just use this area as a stopover. …

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Great Outdoors: The Stamp You Can’t Mail

Great Outdoors

By JIM FOSTER Special to the Parade It was only a short time ago when I was amongst a spread of full-bodied decoys, watching a flight of the large variety Canadian geese set their wings and begin floating into my spread. As I lay in my ground blind watching, the large birds flared, acquired altitude …

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SPI Tide Chart (Nov. 3 – Nov. 9)

Tide Chart

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SPI SurfCast (Nov. 3 – Nov. 9)

SurfCast

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Horoscope (Week Beginning Nov. 6)

Horoscope

By HOLIDAY MATHIS Special to the Parade It’s a sensual week under the Scorpio sun, featuring the full Taurus moon on Wednesday. Taurus rules money, but it also rules the luxuries that money can buy. And while most of the best of life’s delights are not for sale, many are. With a heightened sense of …

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Music by the Bay slated for Laguna Vista

Music by the Bay

By MARTHA McCLAIN Special to the Parade Family fun for the Laguna Madre area is scheduled Nov. 22 in this bayside community with Laguna Vista Live: Music by the Bay. The open-air event will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. in the heart of the city at Roloff Park, off of FM 510 behind …

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RIOULT to Perform at The Arts Center Nov. 11

RIOULT

Special to the Parade RIOULT, and the sensual and emotional works of modern choreographer Pascal Rioult, will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11 at The Arts Center. The performance is made possible in part by generous support from Keppel Amfels. A colorful and contemporary addition to the 2011-2012 Signature Series lineup, RIOULT …

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Adopt-A-Friend: Infamous

Infamous

Infamous is a young medium-sized dog that is in need of a forever or foster home. His time at the shelter is pretty much up. He is neutered, up to date on his shots, and heartworm +. Friends of Animal Rescue will pay for his heartworm treatment. Please make room in your lives and hearts …

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From the Past: “Big Top” comes to town

From the Past pic

By RENE TORRES Special to the Parade It was common during the early 1900s for everything to stop when the circus came to town. Men, women, children and businessmen, who would close their shops, lined the unpaved streets of that era to get a glimpse of the big top as it paraded down main street. …

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Kayaking 101: Mirage Drive…

Kayaking 101

By TONY CROUCH Special to the Parade Hello to all, hope everyone had a great Halloween. I, for one, think I ate more candy than I gave out. Now, as far as Kayaking is concerned, the winds have been rough lately, and I know that most of the people out there don’t like to paddle …

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