Jose' Salinas

To the "Magnificent Seven", "Gracias" for taking on a big responsibility & coming to the rescue of the children of La Marque!

I'm not sure how many of the bloggers actually lived in one of "the Projects", but I did. It wasn't perfect but it was better than what they became. MANY young men & women have moved on to better lives in their communities.
What I remember back then, was that the tenants we…

Is it true that they've spent almost three times the value of what the ferry cost, in maintenance repairs? And back & forth to Houston?

His sexuality or his sports ability are of minor significance, when there should be more emphasis on the fact, that as along as he takes his education to better his himself and his future are all that really matter. He has the love of his family, the respect of his peers & the support of…

Did I miss something?? "Graham resigned". That's it? Didn't he just write about submitting the 101 best things in GC, to him? Working on City's 175th B-Day, etc. Now he's gone. Nothing about leaving, retiring, nada! Usually the GDN's puts out an article about what a great job, loss…

El Tejano commented on Police looking for missing teen

Any update on this little girl? Hope she' s back home & in school.

So sad someone lost their life. Yet it could have been worse. Remember the Central Hotel fire- around 76-77'? God bless GFD! Response time is very important.
Also, the article notes that someone yelled out "fire". Was the building's fire alarm working?
I would hope so.

El Tejano commented on Arnold Moreno

He was a great man. Small in stature, yet was big in knowledge, heart & courage. Nuff said! My condolenses to his family.

There's a need to change the whole system to catch up with the times. Due to laws in effect, we have an election system, where voters go every 2-4 years to vote for the person of their choice. When there's a low turn out, then the politicos worry about voter apathy. Red vs. Blue, Blue vs. Re…

Okay? They received their accumulated sick/vac/comp time. Why? Is it because they CAME TO WORK? They didn't abuse their sick time, worked extra & didn't claim the overtime or didn't take their annual vacation. While there are employees that burn every single day they receive, at first ch…