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  • JROrtega

    Looking for a source.

    By JROrtega in The Daily Dose

    I'm looking for someone who is fairly new to the area and is looking for dentists, doctors, eye doctors etc. If you aren't new to the area but remember your quest in finding doctors, e-mail me or just comment to ...

  • JROrtega

    A month's observation.

    By JROrtega in The Daily Dose

    Yesterday was my one month anniversary in Victoria. Since then, I have learned 10 differences between McAllen and Victoria. People no longer refer to you as "mijo" or "mijito," instead they say "sweetie" or "darling." When reporting and you bump ...

  • JROrtega

    Digital conversion.

    By JROrtega in The Daily Dose

    I'm here at Japaleno's Cafe and it looks like it is going to be a hot day. Today we are asking if the digital conversion has had any effect on your television watching habits. Have an interesting story to tell ...

  • JROrtega

    Health beat and Calhoun County.

    By JROrtega in The Daily Dose

    I just want to let the community know that if you have any interesting human interest stories dealing with health or Calhoun County, let me know. We try are hardest to reach out to all the community but your input ...

  • JROrtega

    H1N1 'Flu' over the United States' head

    By JROrtega in The Daily Dose

    Report: Next flu could strain health care system Besides this article's genius headline (which I tried making my own up above) this article is very enlightening. http://www.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/06/03/lessons.swine.flu/ Any thoughts?

  • JROrtega

    Ranging Location and first blog.

    By JROrtega in The Daily Dose

    Allow me to introduce myself. My name is J.R. Ortega and I'm the newest ranging reporter for the Victoria Advocate. I cover the health beat as well as Calhoun County. Today I'm ranging from Japaleno's Cafe on Navarro. It's a ...