Tag: Brownsville

Museum to host tiny village exhibit

BROWNSVILLE — The exhibition must go on — that is the Department 56 Miniature Village Exhibit at the Historic Brownsville Museum. For the past last...

First-of-its-kind: SpaceX SN8 makes successful test flight

“Congrats SpaceX team hell yeah!! ”was SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk’s response not long after the explosive crash landing of SN8 following a successful...

Test flight of SpaceX’s Starship aborted at last second

By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The first high-altitude test flight of SpaceX’s futuristic Starship was aborted at the last...

SN8 poised for launch today

SpaceX is poised to make the first high-altitude, suborbital test flight from Boca Chica Beach today, with the SN8 Starship prototype. As with every launch,...

UTRGV bids farewell to historic radio telescope

The collapse of the massive radio telescope at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico on Dec. 1 was felt more than 2,000 miles away...

Brownsville native named to Forbes 30 under 30

BROWNSVILLE — Described as the most fun chef to watch on TikTok, Brownsville native Matthew Broussard made it to the Forbes 30 under 30...

Cortez requests priority vaccine access for school employees

Saying public school employees are clearly frontline workers and deserve protection as such, State Board of Education Member Ruben Cortez submitted a letter Thursday...

Despite COVID-19, volunteers come out for beach cleanup

By DENISE CATHEY | Staff Photographer BROWNSVILLE — For almost an hour, Sabrina Perez has been sifting through the vegetation dotting the sand dunes on...

Judge orders US to stop expelling children who cross border

By NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the Trump administration to stop expelling immigrant children who cross the...

Port steel project is still uncertain

BROWNSVILLE — Two and a half years after signing a lease option agreement with the Brownsville Navigation District board on 800 acres at the...