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WHAT WAS HAPPENING 100 YEARS AGO

BY DR. NEO GUTIERREZ FEBRUARY 2017   Today’s fun topic came via email from an ex-Laredoan lifetime friend, Linda Meeade Augustine, who wrote:    Hi there, dear Neo!  Re: our history:  Well, we were dancin’ and prancin’ in Laredo  from … Continue reading

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TEXAS SINGER PEPE AGUILAR HITTING THE ROAD AGAIN

NEO’S NOTES FROM LALA LAND BY DR. NEO GUTIERREZ JANUARY 2017 This January, San Antonian Pepe Aguilar hit the road again, with a major concert in Oakland, California, to restart his career, which has been on hold for a while. … Continue reading

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DANCE WONDER LAURIE HERNANDEZ CROWNED DWTS WINNER SEASON 23

  BY DR. NEO GUTIERREZ DECEMBER 2016 Well, it’s happened again ! After the first show of Dancing With the Stars every season I pick who will win 11 weeks later.  And this past Season 23, I did it again … Continue reading

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RENATO RAMIREZ OF ZAPATA, TEXAS, GETS COVER STORY IN TODO AUSTIN

BY DR. NEO GUTIERREZ NOVEMBER 2016 Renato Ramirez, financial business magnate and community art philanthropist of Zapata, Texas, has done it again. He’s got the cover story and foto in this months’ issue of TODO AUSTIN Magazine. I am personally … Continue reading

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VIN SCULLY: GREATEST SPORTSCASTER IN AMERICA

BY DR. NEO GUTIERREZ OCTOBER 2016 For years LA Dodgers baseball games have been a favorite for me to watch on cable television.  But in the first week of this October, when Vin Scully retired as the commentator for the … Continue reading

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MARK BALLAS GETS LEAD ROLE IN BROADWAY MUSICAL “JERSEY BOYS”

BY DR. NEO GUTIERREZ SEPTEMBER   2016 Musical theater productions on Broadway in New York  City are probably the best in the world. And now dancer/singer/actor Mark  Ballas of Houston, will star in the lead role of the last season … Continue reading

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SPAIN’S PAU GASOL ON NEW ROSTER FOR THE SAN ANTONIO SPURS TEAM

BY DR. NEO GUTIERREZ AUGUST 2016 Great news from the sports world !  Pau Gasol, of Spain originally, at 7ft.2inches tall, has made it to the new roster for the  world-famous San Antonio Spurs basketball team!  From USA TODAY we … Continue reading

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JULIA VERA SCORES IN NEW DISNEY “PRINCESS ELENA OF AVALOR” TELEVISION SERIES

BY DR. NEO GUTIERREZ JULY 2016 On July 22, 2016 at 7PM Pacific Time on the Disney Channel you will be watching the Premier of Princess Elena of Avalor television series. And Laredo’s gift to Hollywood, Julia Vera Andrews, is … Continue reading

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Deaf Dancer Wins Season 22 of “Dancing With The Stars”

BY DR. NEO GUTIERREZ JUNE   2016   Nyle DiMarco has to be one of the most incredible people on earth today.  He is deaf, and on May 24 he won the coveted title of best dancer in Season 22 of … Continue reading

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May 2016

     SALLY  RAND Sara Puig LAAS When we were kids, sometimes on Sundays my parents would take us to the Royal movie theater in Laredo. They showed movies in Spanish and sometimes there was a stage show between movie showings. … Continue reading

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