EDINBURG – Edinburg City Councilman David White says in a lawsuit filed last Wednesday (May 20) that his city should pay him more than $200,000 but no more than $1 million for his demotion as chief at the Edinburg PD
Pharr Police Chief Jose Luengo was suspended last week for three days without pay. City officials have declined to say what led to the chief’s suspension, which is standard protocol in such matters (no comment). To get at the real story, one has to dig deeper and find sources willing to talk under condition of anonymity because they aren’t authorized to speak about the matter.
Love him, hate him, believe him or not, CDC’s Dr. Anthony Fauci said Tuesday that he doesn’t believe that opening schools up to students this fall is a good idea considering that no available vaccine is yet in place.
President Donald Trump told CBS reporter Weijia Jiang this Monday evening that she should go ask China why the battle over SARS-CoV-2 has turned into a “global competition, after Jiang asked Trump why he continues to claim that the U.S. is performing better than other countries in terms of testing for coronavirus.
Office still closed to the public, but… County property owners have until end of next Monday to file their protests
If you’re like most people these days, paying your Hidalgo County property taxes due by Dec. 31 is probably not high on your priority list. After all, the global pandemic has upset our daily lives, you’re just trying to stay sane, and besides that, you won’t get your new tax bill until next October.