Brownsville (Florida, United States)

Type: City
Name: Brownsville (Florida, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 25.82
Longitude: -80.239998
population: 13,964
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Red snapper amendments are on the table and all alternatives are bad: reader opinion

By Bob ShippThis week, the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council is meeting at the Battle House in Mobile, with red snapper, as always, the focal point for all.On the table for discussion are a couple of contentious issues. The most immediate is Amendment ... [Published al.com - 14 hours ago]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Man found guilty of sexually abusing child

BROWNSVILLE — A Harlingen man on Monday was found guilty of continuous sexual abuse of a child.Gregory Lewis was convicted of abusing the child from May 2010 to August 2012.The victim, now 11 years old, made an outcry to school officials in 2013. The ... [Published Valley Morning Star - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

SpaceX to build launch site at Boca Chica Beach

The world's first vertical rocket launch site will be at Boca Chica Beach, on the edge of the Gulf of Mexico and saddling the Rio GrandeSpace Exploration Technologies' founder Elon Musk announced this morning the strategic decision to build a site in ... [Published Travelio.net - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 2 reports

Million dollar drug bust on Interstate 10

SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA (KPLC) -Authorities recovered over $1 million in methamphetamine and cocaine last week during a traffic stop on Interstate 10 between Lake Charles and Iowa.The Combined Anti-Drug Task Force said 34-year-old Jose Gabriel Mendez, of ... [Published KPLC TV - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

EMS vet Nancy Lincke wins Brookyn 5 Alarm Cookoff

Kevin C. Downs/for New York Daily News Nancy Lincke with the chicken cutlets and filling for her firehouse special, Chicken Artichoke Roll-ups.It took three years for Nancy Lincke, a 25-year FDNY EMS veteran, to get up the courage to enter the Daily ... [Published New York Daily News - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 12 2014 - Updated Oct 12 2014 - 1 reports

A small town and its spaceport continues to grow

Across the Chesapeake Bay from Virginia’s mainland is a peninsula that reaches south toward Virginia Beach.The area, known locally as the Eastern Shore, is home to Chincoteague, a coastal resort town set in rural farmland, and a collection of islands ... [Published Brownsville Herald - Oct 12 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Huge country music festival planned here in 2015

A huge country music festival that could draw as many as 25,000 people to Elmore County was announced Tuesday.Among the headline acts signed to perform are Blake Shelton and Florida Georgia Line.The Mountain Home Country Music Festival will be held July ... [Published Mountain Home News - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Construction of Texas launch site to begin next year

BROWNSVILLE, Texas -- SpaceX broke ground on a new commercial spaceport Sept. 22 on the shores of South Texas, committing to the construction of the world's first privately-owned satellite launch pad scheduled to be operational as soon as late 2016.Rep. ... [Published Spaceflight Now - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Space Notebook: Texas celebrates winning SpaceX pad

Texas Office of the GovernorSpaceX CEO Elon Musk, center, and Texas Gov. Rick Perry, right, broke ground Sept. 22 on SpaceX’s South Texas commercial orbital launch complex at Boca Chica Beach.SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, center, and Texas Gov. Rick Perry, right, ... [Published Florida Today - Sep 27 2014]
Entities: SpaceX, NASA, Elon Musk
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 3 reports

Senators: Widen Medicaid program for frail seniors

Iraqi PM: Plot to attack New York, Paris Subways Iraqi PM: Plot to attack New York, Paris SubwaysUpdated: Thursday, September 25 2014 1:08 PM EDT 2014-09-25 17:08:09 GMTIraq's prime minister said Thursday that captive Islamic State militants told his ... [Published 7 News Online - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 2 reports

SpaceX to move GTO missions to Boca Chica

SpaceX’s intent is to develop and activate the commercial launch site at Boca Chica in Cameron County expeditiously in order to meet an expectedly growing manifest.Commercial launch missions to geosynchronous transfer orbit (GTO) and beyond would also ... [Published McAllen Monitor - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 3 reports

SpaceX's Elon Musk hints first person on Mars may go via Brownsville spaceport

If SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has his way, the first astronaut to set foot on Mars may begin his or her journey from the new commercial spaceport being built at Boca Chica Beach, just outside Brownsville, Texas. The Texas Tribune reported on Monday that Musk ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 22 2014]

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...It's the culmination of a dream and a vision, which began more than three years ago," said Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez. "We will ensure that SpaceX has everything it needs in order to be successful in the Greater Brownsville Borderplex."
"A search revealed approximately 1.5 pounds of crystal meth and 33 pounds of cocaine concealed inside the door panels of the truck. The estimated street value is $1 million" the CAT Team said
Mercer Museum.  10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon-Sat; noon-5 p.m. Sun, to Oct 26. The nationally touring exhibition,  "For All the World to See: Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights."  84 S Pine St., Doylestown. $12, $10 seniors 65+, $6 youth ages 6-17, children under 6 free. 215-345-0210
...Donations were based on itemized deductions on tax returns, and then judged as a percentage of adjusted gross income (i e. total income minus "business expenses, unreimbursed medical expenses, retirement-plan contributions, and other deductions" )

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Red snapper amendments are on the table and all... [Published al.com - 14 hours ago]
Man found guilty of sexually abusing child [Published Valley Morning Star - Oct 21 2014]
SpaceX to build launch site at Boca Chica Beach [Published Travelio.net - Oct 20 2014]
Pat Hynes: Network of spaceports needed to adva... [Published Silver City Sun-News - Oct 20 2014]
Million dollar drug bust on Interstate 10 [Published KPLC TV - Oct 20 2014]
Major drug bust [Published American Press - Oct 20 2014]
Immigration ads may hurt GOP in 2016 [Published Boston Globe - Oct 20 2014]
Orphaned by deportation: the crisis of American... [Published Auto.ru.msn.com - Oct 19 2014]
EMS vet Nancy Lincke wins Brookyn 5 Alarm Cookoff [Published New York Daily News - Oct 15 2014]
Courier Times Community Calendar for October 13 [Published The Intelligencer - Oct 13 2014]
A small town and its spaceport continues to grow [Published Brownsville Herald - Oct 12 2014]
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As Valley National Bank Redlines, OCC Gets Vagu... [Published Inner City Press - Oct 08 2014]
Huge country music festival planned here in 2015 [Published Mountain Home News - Oct 07 2014]
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Charleroi antique shop’s rich past led to haunt... [Published Observer-Reporter - Oct 03 2014]
Reexamining Residency Requirements For Police O... [Published FiveThirtyEight - Oct 01 2014]
Gas prices up for now [Published Valley Morning Star - Sep 30 2014]
The scan that gives new hope to gorillas: Ultra... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 29 2014]
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Construction of Texas launch site to begin next... [Published Spaceflight Now - Sep 29 2014]
Brevard will face plenty of aerospace, aviation... [Published Florida Today - Sep 29 2014]
From Silicon Valley to space: a new frontier [Published My West Texas - Sep 29 2014]
Space Notebook: Texas celebrates winning SpaceX... [Published Florida Today - Sep 27 2014]
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Elon Musk Plays California for Tax Breaks, Then... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 06 2014]
A smiling Governor Rick Perry of Texas announced that Space Exploration and Technologies Corporation (SpaceX) will build the world's first private commercial rocket launch facility on an isolated beach near Brownsville, Texas.  Texas appear to ...
Elon Musk's Aerospace Startup Is Building A Spa... [Published Clusterstock - Aug 05 2014]
Elon Musk's aerospace startup has settled on the location of its planned commercial spaceport: Brownsville, Texas, an economically struggling stretch of Texas's Gulf coastline. SpaceX is building its launch facility thanks to nearly $13 million ...
Children Lose Childhoods in Immigrant Detention... [Published Borderland Beat - Jun 03 2014]
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