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The map above shows two areas that Freese and Nichols proposed for Portland annexation. The City Council authorized the company to begin the annexation process for the area highlighted in red during Tuesday’s regularly scheduled meeting.
The map above shows two areas that Freese and Nichols proposed for Portland annexation. The City Council authorized the company to begin the annexation process for the area highlighted in red during Tuesday’s regularly scheduled meeting.
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Portland City Council authorizes big expansion plans
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Justin Cody Herrera
Justin Cody Herrera, 20, of Orange Grove, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014. He was born Feb. 4, 1994, in Alice. Survivors include his parents, Frank and Connie Herrera of Orange Grove; four brothers, Fr...
Manuel Gomez Veliz
Manuel Gomez Veliz, 78, died Monday, July 21, 2014. A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 24, at Ritchea-Gonzales Funeral Home. The funeral Mass was celebrated at 9 a.m. Friday, July 25...
Rafael M. Torres
Rafael M. Torres, 45, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, in Houston. A rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Monday, July 21, at Ric Brown Funeral Home in Mission. The funeral Mass was celebrated at 11 a.m. Tue...
Dominga Marin Villarreal
Dominga Marin Villarreal, 58, died Monday, July 14, 2014. A rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 17, at Ritchea-Gonzales Funeral Home. The funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, July...

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2014-07-28 09:08:44 -0500
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File photo of the Miami skyline, pictured from a causeway on a rainy day in Miami
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2014-07-28 06:42:17 -0500
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