Elia, Hortencia and Aurora

Senior Living in the Rio Grande Valley

On Friday June 13th I found Elia Lopez, Hortencia Cavazos, Aurora Maxey, and Irene and husband Leon Marquez at Harlingen’s Senior Community Center (HSCC)during a father’s day celebration organized by the center. Elia, Horte...
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The Other Immigrants / Refugees

Along the border between Mexico and the United States, in an area in south Texas known as the Rio Grande Valley we have seen an influx of two types of immigrants/ refugees, but only one has made it to the national news networks...
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Valley

La Ruta 83

La U.S. 66, también conocida como U.S. Route 66, Route 66 (Ruta 66), The Main Street of America (La calle principal de América), The Mother Road (La carretera madre) y la Will Rogers Highway1 (Carretera de Will Rogers), form...
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Futbol Americano en el Valle

El Futbol del Valle

El Futbol Americano, como se le conoce en México a este deporte favorito de la gente del Valle del Rio Grande, es una de las actividades preferidas durante el otoño. Los estadios de todas las ciudades del Valle se llenan cada...
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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...
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