Archive for October, 2017
 

 
Lon C Hill home at Museum

Two Local Museums Facing Challenges

    Harlingen’s Art & Heritage Museum and the Iwo Jima Memorial Museum & Gift Shop welcome thousands of visitors each year.  Both opt to offer free admission to their guests, and both are asking for your he...
by La Vida Valle
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Lessons from the Past

The growing presence of new technology in the form of wind turbines around Willacy County, did not keep Grace Heritage Ranch from flourishing by imitating and thriving with traditions from the past. Bryan and Mary Schalk moved ...
by Nydia O
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frida holding a cigarrette

All Things Frida Kahlo

A few months ago, even maybe a year, I wrote an article about the twelve things I had learned from Gregorio Luke – an expert on the subjet – about Frida Kahlo. Frida will never cease to amaze us, and now a great eve...
by Nydia O
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Monterrey

Don’t Park in Parking Spaces Reserved for the Disabled

About a month ago 20 parking spaces at one of Monterrey’s HEBs were “taken” by wheelchairs to the surprise – and anger – of some drivers. On the chairs were signs with phrases such as ” Nobod...
by La Vida Valle
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Tony Schaub

Tony Schaub’s Visual Hilarity

People who love a good time, anything retro, and pop art cannot miss the upcoming opening reception for Tony Schaub at the Harlingen Arts & Heritage Museum. Tony and his wife Beverlee are planning something very special in ...
by Nydia O
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