8 hrs ago
Backpacks donated to UISD students
A Laredo business is making it possible for students at one school district to start of the year with new school supplies.
12 hrs ago
Mayor takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Yesterday, Cms. Vela and Garza not only took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, but also invited all of Laredo to go to the Lemurs game tonight and be a part of breaking the record of 200 people taking the ice bucket challenge simultaneously.
19 hrs ago
Only 19 Percent of Dallas Cops Live in Dallas
Among the nation's 75 cities with the largest police forces, on average 60 percent of cops live where they work.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
City attempts to break world record at Lemurs game
It's a trend that has gone viral in the last few days and city officials are asking, "Can Laredo break the record of the most Ice Bucket Challenges simultaneously? The city of Laredo, along with the Lemurs, are inviting all Laredoans to break the record at Thursday's Lemurs game.
Improvements to come for Independence Hills Park
The city of Laredo and the Webb County Drainage District have collaborated to improve the Independence Hills Park in South Laredo.
Names for election ballots set for November, except one
If you planning on voting in the upcoming elections, the names on the ballots are set for all-but-one race for the City of Laredo.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Captain Jessie Gonzalez says it's done as a show of support, "ALS is something that needs all the support that it can get."
University of Houston law professor pays visit to hometown
A University of Houston professor says, "You can take the girl out of Laredo, but you can't take the Laredo out of the girl."
Jose Conde announces run for District 1
Jose Conde was surrounded by friends, family and colleagues as he made the big announcement tonight on the city's south side.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
South Laredo kids receive school supplies donations
It was a large turn out of parents and kids at Peter Piper Pizza earlier as they receive free school supplies.
City of Laredo announces police officer entrance exam
If you are claiming veteran's preference, you must submit a copy of an honorable discharge , with the application by the closing date.
Alberto Del Rio Explains In Detail The Racist/Slapping Incident,...
Alberto Del Rio Explains In Detail The Racist/Slapping Incident, Vince McMahon & Triple H's Reactions, More Posted by Larry Csonka on 08.18.2014 More details straight from Del Rio... Credit: Billy Krotchsen and Pwinsider.com : Alberto Del Rio appeared on Televisa's Primero Noticias in Mexico.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Laredoan Evacuated From Ukraine
Political conflict in Eastern Europe has not only affected Russia's relations with the U.S, but also students studying in programs abroad in the region.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Webb County Heritage Foundation celebrate Sisters of Mercy
The Webb County Heritage Foundation has opened up a new exhibit to celebrate an organization with roots of more than a century in Laredo.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Unemployment report: mixed meaning for Laredo
Texas as whole has a current unemployment rate of 5.1 percent. That's better than the national average, 6.2 percent -- which closely follows the rate in Laredo.
CBP announces temporary, expanded SENTRI office hours
U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations at the Laredo Port of Entry wants to advise travelers and the community to take advantage of this first-time, extended hours for Secure Electronic Network for Travelers Rapid Inspection enrollment scheduled for weekdays and Saturdays.
Bouncing back: the most recession-recovered cities in America
The recession isn't lingering everywhere. Some cities have shaken it off and are back or better than they ever were in the pre-recession salad days.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Border Warfare Hand grenades now key weapon in cartels' arsenals
At least seven separate incidents involving grenades have been identified in the last two years, according to the San Juan Police Department.
City of Laredo receives new ambulances
"These four ambulances were on a schedule to be replaced the ones that we donated to Nuevo Laredo, at one time were part of the fleet for the fire department but this was way back and they were beyond repair on our behalf so they were donated for Nuevo Laredo," said Laredo Fire Department PIO Victor Lopez.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Councilman Vera Called to Resign by Concerned Citizen
Another citizen is voicing his concern over District VII's Councilman Jorge Vera who, for the second time since his arrest, did not show up to a council meeting.