Brownsville ca 1938

Historic Brownsville, Texas

This picture was taken circa 1938 at Brownsville’s Market Square. I am amazed at the cost for a dozen tamales. Right now the dozen is averaging $6.50 at different venues throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Brownsville is a ...
by La Vida Valle
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To DO or not to DO. Self-Checkouts

We tend to go about our days without giving much thought to the economy, especially that of our region.  We have a tendency to criticize our home towns, and at the first opportunity we drive to a more alluring one – in our p...
by Nydia O
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Collector's Festival RGV

RGV Collector’s Festival. En Español

Reunidos para celebrar el pasatiempo. Para muchos es un pasatiempo, para otros una obsesión, incluso para unos más es un estilo de vida; así es el coleccionismo y el pasado fin de semana, la ciudad de McAllen lo pudo atestig...
by Luis Suner
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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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Why Winter Texan Visitors Matter

South Texas Tourism is a non-profit marketing cooperative that works together at promoting the valley as the ideal destination for retirement. It is composed of the following members; The Alamo Chamber of Commerce, The Edinburg...
by La Vida Valle
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