Noon Fix: Local officials push for vote on DACA bills; Celebrity chef found dead; Donna native recently released mariachi EP; Local events

June 8, 2018

Gonzalez, Pimentel meet with Speaker Ryan on DACA

Rio Grande Valley lawmakers and other local officials continue to urge for a vote on proposed DACA bills.

Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain found dead in France at 61

PARIS — Anthony Bourdain, the celebrity chef and citizen of the world who inspired millions to share his delight in food and the bonds it created, was found dead in his hotel room Friday in France while working on his CNN series on culinary traditions. He was 61.

New Era Ranchera: With release of ‘La Tequilera Vol. 1,’ RGV singer Gonzalez on her grind

Beatriz Gonzalez coins her style New Era Ranchera. The artist recently released “La Tequilera Vol. 1,” a mariachi EP with Silent Giant Entertainment.

Festiva Events — Friday, June 8 - Sunday, June 10

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