November 8 is National STEM Day, celebrating science, technology, engineering and math education throughout the U.S. Exposure to these growing fields and the careers that utilize them are more important than ever as we demand more from our natural resources and the infrastructure that harnesses them. But this year, as the pandemic continues to disrupt so much for our young people, the gaps in their skills and our STEM-related workforce are in danger of widening.
McALLEN - Tuesday, October 20, 2020, two City of McAllen aquatics facilities were reopened as part of Phase 2 reopening plans, the Municipal and Boys & Girls Club Pools will be available to adult lap swimmers Tuesdays through Saturdays.
PHARR - Hollywood star and Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD Class of 1987 Alum David Barrera is part of the cast of Netflix’s Selena: La Serie to be released December 4, 2020. According to Women’s Health Magazine, Barrera is set to play a character in the series named “Hector.”
MCALLEN – The City of Roma Police Department issues every officer the same gun and badge. But when Officer Alvaro Trevino launched his career as a cop, he started with something beyond the standard issue.
After numerous complaints, the City of McAllen is reminding residents to be mindful of their neighbors. While the City of McAllen recognizes the First Amendment rights to free speech and freedom of assembly, those rights must not disturb the peace and quiet of residential areas.