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 Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

The nation's weather

Heavy rainfall developed over the Mid-Atlantic states on Saturday, as well as parts of southern Texas. A trough of low pressure allowed for a cold front to stretch down the East Coast, through the Gulf states, and into the southern Plains. This system ... [Published Sacramento Bee - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

THE BANDIT ERA IN SOUTH TEXAS: PART X: No light at the end of the tunnel

Editor’s Note: To read Part 9 of 13 of The Bandit Era in South Texas, go to myvalleystar.com . Part 11 appears next week.October 21, 1915, bandits attack army outpost at Ojo de Agua Ranch; three soldiers are killed. Sgt. Schaefer and eight soldiers were ... [Published Valley Morning Star - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 2 reports

USS Saratoga arrives in Brownsville on Friday

BROWNSVILLE — The former USS Saratoga aircraft carrier should enter the Brownsville Ship Channel around 8 a.m. Friday and arrive at ESCO Marine’s ship-recycling facility about 3 p.m., according to the latest arrival estimates.The decommissioned ‘supercarrier’ ... [Published Valley Morning Star - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

NEA president calls for testing reform

The National Education Association will lead the charge for reasonable reform of high-stakes standardized testing in the schools, the organization’s new national president said Wednesday in Brownsville.NEA President Lily Eskelsen Garcia promised that ... [Published Brownsville Herald - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 2 reports

‘Supercarrier’ number two scheduled to arrive in Brownsville this week

The former USS Saratoga rounded the Florida Keys on Friday and is expected to arrive in Brownsville on Sept. 12, though a firmer ETA will be available when the aircraft carrier is about 48 hours out.So says Arnie Tyler, vice president of security and ... [Published Brownsville Herald - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

S. Florida third in accepting children

Twelve-year-old Kevin Mejía has enrolled at Brownsville Middle School, two months after crossing the Mexican border following a trip from his native Honduras.He is among more than 1,000 Central American minors who have crossed the border in an unprecedented ... [Published Miami Herald - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

MacMichael, Harley H.

Guest Book Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for Harley H. MacMichael. View Sign A memorial service for Harley H. MacMichael, 83, of Deleon Springs, FL, who passed away August 8, 2014, will be held at The ... [Published Daytona Beach News Journal - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Trio of suspects arraigned in drug case

A father-daughter duo and another man have been arraigned on federal drug charges that allege they smuggled marijuana through the Rio Grande Valley.Mario Enrique Patlan, 44, his daughter Cristina Patlan, 23, and Abel Brown Jr., 26, of Brownsville, are ... [Published Brownsville Herald - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Generations Bid Farewell to USS Saratoga

The battle-tested Virgina-class warship, decommissioned in 1994, has been resting in Newport since 1998. She will be scrapped in Texas.Over 38 years and 22 deployments, the USS Saratoga has seen many spectators lining the shore to watch her depart for ... [Published Newport Patch - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Drug charges result in prison term

BROWNSVILLE — A Brownsville man was sentenced to 16 months in federal prison after he pleaded guilty to drug smuggling charges.Christopher John Cavazos appeared Monday before U.S. District Judge Andrew S. Hanen and was sentenced on a felony charge of ... [Published Valley Morning Star - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

SpaceX Has Great News for Texas -- But for Boeing and Lockheed Martin, Not So Much

Elon Musk just loves to mess with Texas.Brownsville, Texas, circa 1850. Source: Wikimedia Commons.Fresh from the successful completion of Grasshopper testing in McGregor, Tex., and barely moved into new digs at "Spaceport America" in New Mexico, Elon ... [Published Motley Fool - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Loosen grip of predatory lenders on RGV families

Cristina and her husband work long hours, and earn slightly more than the minimum wage.They live frugally, more out of necessity than virtue, but frugal living could not prevent the transmission in their car from failing. They needed the car running, ... [Published Brownsville Herald - Aug 19 2014]

Quotes

...BBVA Compass spirit of building a better future for people," said BBVA Compass Director of Corporate Responsibility and Reputation Reymundo Ocañas. "We're focused on efforts that build better communities and the work our volunteers do is crucial to that mission."
According to Spanish publisher Agencia EFE, LATAM chief corporate officer Roberto Alvo said: "We're going to equip this plane with the latest cabin technology, with the most comfortable seats on the market, the most modern on-board entertainment systems."
"We don't have anything booked with them now, but certainly our experience with them would warrant a repeat" Wade said
...its southern location and large coastline with warm waters that surround the state, Florida is the warmest state in the country," McRoberts says. "The city of Marathon in the Florida Keys has an average year-round temperature of 78.5 degrees while Key West comes in second at 77.8 degrees. Interestingly, the Florida Keys and Miami Beach are the only locations in the continental United States that have never had a frost or freeze. The all-time lowest temperature at Key West is 41 degrees. The others warm cities in South Florida are Miami (77.2), West Palm Beach (75.4) and Fort Myers (74.4)."

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USS Saratoga Completes Final Mission, Arriving ... [Published Inquisitr - Sep 14 2014]
Geraldine Lorraine Buteaux [Published Daily Iberian - Sep 14 2014]
The nation's weather [Published Sacramento Bee - Sep 13 2014]
THE BANDIT ERA IN SOUTH TEXAS: PART X: No light... [Published Valley Morning Star - Sep 13 2014]
USS Saratoga arrives in Brownsville on Friday [Published Valley Morning Star - Sep 11 2014]
Saratoga expected Friday morning [Published Brownsville Herald - Sep 11 2014]
NEA president calls for testing reform [Published Brownsville Herald - Sep 11 2014]
New film celebrates ‘Birth of the Miami Sound’ [Published Miami Herald - Sep 10 2014]
‘Supercarrier’ number two scheduled to arrive i... [Published Brownsville Herald - Sep 09 2014]
S. Florida third in accepting children [Published Miami Herald - Sep 09 2014]
‘Supercarrier’ set to arrive in Brownvsille thi... [Published McAllen Monitor - Sep 09 2014]
BBVA Compass kicks off week of service initiati... [Published TickerTech.com - Sep 08 2014]
So You Want To Build a Spaceport [Published Space News - Sep 08 2014]
August’s top stories: Human-like skin concept, ... [Published Aerospace Technology - Sep 08 2014]
SpaceX launches Asian satellite from Florida [Published Waco Tribune Herald - Sep 07 2014]
AsiaSat CEO says Cape Canaveral has drawbacks [Published Spaceflight Now - Sep 07 2014]
Connolly writes about Florida under Jim Crow [Published John Hopkins Newsletter - Sep 05 2014]
Gloria Jean (Landman) Holt [Published Greene County Messenger - Sep 04 2014]
What are the best and worst cities for retirement? [Published WTOP - Sep 04 2014]
No reforms passed from our Congress [Published Brownsville Herald - Sep 04 2014]
Best and worst cities for budget-minded retirees [Published CBS News - Sep 04 2014]
Migrant workers start to arrive for picking season [Published Winchester Star - Sep 03 2014]
Ordinance gets initial OK by commission [Published Brownsville Herald - Sep 03 2014]
Weather Whys: Hottest US Cities [Published Freestone County Times - Sep 03 2014]
Tropical Storm Dolly forms in Gulf of Mexico [Published Palm Beach Daily News - Sep 02 2014]
WDW Weather Forecast - September 1-17, 2014 [Published Intercot - Sep 01 2014]
Don't dash out of Fort Lauderdale, linger a little [Published Travel Mole - Sep 01 2014]
Looking for America? Try Nashville [Published Durango Herald - Aug 29 2014]
Faith Briefs (Updated 08.29.14) [Published Grove Sun - Delaware County Journal - Aug 28 2014]
MacMichael, Harley H. [Published Daytona Beach News Journal - Aug 28 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]
"Safe Haven" child detention center Harlingen Texasbr />!--[if gte mso 10]> /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; ...
And the first open enrollment period comes to a... [Published Off the Kuff - Apr 01 2014]
Lots of people signed up in the last few days of enrollment. Some tried but came away empty. It’s constitutional – deal with it Some of the hundreds of Houstonians who sought last-minute help enrolling for the Affordable Care Act on Sunday left ...
Radio Tecnico: How The Zetas Cartel Took Over M... [Published Borderland Beat - Mar 29 2014]
br />  Borderland BeatOn September 16, 2008, Carl Pike, the deputy head of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s Special Operations Division, watched live video feeds from a command center outside Washington, D.C., as federal agents fanned out across ...
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