brownsville brownsville  /b ˈraʊnz vɪl/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a city in southern Texas on the Rio Grande near its mouth into the Gulf of Mexico; has a channel that accommodates oceangoing ships

News

  1. Police: Man robs Brownsville restaurant; May be responsible for other robberies in area

    A man arrested for an armed robbery in Brownsville Tuesday may be connected to a string of robberies in the area, police said. The man entered Pixels Restaurant Tuesday afternoon with a gun and ordered customers to lie on the floor. One customer said the man threw a person on the ground when he didn’t get down fast enough. The robber then stole from the customers and demanded cash from the ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  2. Governor Announces Transportation Grant for Brownsville

    BROWNSVILLE, Tenn.-Governor Bill Haslam was in Haywood County Wednesday to announce new state funds to help makeover downtown Brownsville.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: WBBJ TV

  3. New infirmary slated for Brownsville

    Brownsville is getting a new $4 million infirmary that will specialize in fast-paced treatment, Brookdale University Hospital announced on Tuesday.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: New York Daily News

Quotes

  1. "Brownsville is the best kept secret in America," said billionaire Eli Broad, founder of the Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation, announcing the decision in New York.
    on Oct 14, 2008 By: Eli Broad Source: FOXNews

  2. "Being a kid growing up in Brownsville, Brooklyn, New York, Jackie was my total inspiration," Randolph said. "To be able to wear his No. 42 is a tremendous honor. It's something that I'll cherish and remember the rest of my life. He meant a...
    on Apr 20, 2007 By: Willie Randolph Source: SI.com

  3. "The wall ...... divides a university. It divides the Santa Ana Refuge between McAllen and Brownsville. We have spent millions and millions of dollars to protect the environment and here they come and divide the land and destroy the environmental...
    on Oct 11, 2007 By: Solomon Ortiz Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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