Archive for December, 2017
 

 
Brownsville, Texas 050

Why it is Important to Support Architecture

Remember the days when people would purchase a lot in which to build their home, and spend long hours deciding how their homes would look?  They would consult an engineer or an architect, talk about it with friends, and find i...
by Nydia O
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Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines Celebrates 40 Years in the RGV

A water salute for Southwest Airlines 40th Anniversary in the RGV celebration at Valley International Airport. What is a cannon water salute?At an airport, typically an even number of vehicles will line up perpendicular on the...
by Nydia O
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Estero Llano Grande

How this Little Fellow Generates Thousands of Dollars for the RGV

Some people don’t know the impact a rare bird sighting can have on a community. Seldom does the news reach the local media like they did a couple of years ago when an Amazon Kingfisher was spotted during the RGV Birding F...
by Nydia O
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Tex-Mex Food

It’s not Mexican Food. It’s Tex-Mex

For some complicated reason, I find myself attempting to describe the difference between authentic Mexican food and what is served here in the Rio Grande Valley at local establishments as Mexican food. Because I am not a food c...
by Nydia O
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love-bible

Why I will not watch the Fifty Shades of Grey Movie

A couple of years ago, and after years and years of yo-yo diets, bingeing in front of the TV, and postponing outdoor walks it finally dawned on me: my body is not my own. As one gets older, things that used to be important seem...
by Nydia O
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