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A LIFE AND LOVE RENEWED: Local author publishes book poetry

BY Sasha Heller Managing Editor editor@portisabelsouthpadre.com   Aspiring wordsmiths are taught to “write what they know,” so when local author Rudy Garcia sat down to pen, “Life Renewed,” he looked to the center of his universe, the love of his life — and the only love he’s ever known — his wife, Rita — for …

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Museums, chamber to host mixer

Special to the Parade The Museums of Port Isabel and the Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce invite you to a collaborative event on March 19 from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Treasures of the Gulf Museum, 317 E. Railroad Ave. A mixer and reception for a gallery exhibit featuring historic images and documents from Port Isabel’s …

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Rediscover Port Isabel in new book

Special to the Parade New to Arcadia Publishing’s popular Images of America series is Port Isabel by local author Valerie D. Bates. The book boasts more than 200 vintage images and memories of days gone by. The book will be available for sale on Monday, February 4. In the 1830s, a small community known as …

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‘Meet the Author’ to feature Doner

Special to the Parade Meet the Author at Paragraphs, located at 5505 Padre Blvd. at South Padre Island, will feature Kim Doner, author and illustrator, in a book discussion, reception and signing from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7 Doner was born in Tulsa, OK., and is a graduate of Tulsa University with a …

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