Archive for October, 2018
 

 
Bargain Book

Spanglish Ads of the Week

                          During a recent trip to Houston, Texas, we stopped at a roadside Stripes Gas station in Riviera, Texas, to buy something to eat. I grabb...
by Nydia O
 

 
 
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The Rio Grande Valley’s Top Restaurants…

According to the August 2013 issue of the Texas Monthly, the Valley’s top four restaurants are…..drumroll 1-     El Divino, McAllen, Texas – Surprise is the typical response when newcomers step into this shopping-cent...
by Nydia O
 

 
 
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Birding Matters

With all the buzz ecological and nature preservation projects are creating in today’s media, it is an interesting fact that few residents of the Rio Grande Valley realize the richness found in our wild habitat. There are curr...
by Nydia O
 

 

 
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Mario’s Unique Mexican Loteria

The summer is a very busy time for artist Mario Godinez who is currently working on a long thought about project based on the popular Mexican game of  La Loteria.  “This is the time I have to create my work, because I do no...
by Nydia O
 

 
 
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Michael Mascha: Revolutionizing Nude Photography

Have you ever considered the camera is the most unimportant thing about a photographer’s work? If so, you share the opinion of photographer Michael Mascha who believes it is the eye of the photographer together with proportio...
by Nydia O