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Friendly Competition

The fruit stands along North Expressway 77 have seen their share of ups and downs due to progress and the inevitable passing of time. These fruit stands are the “last chance” stop for visitors to the Rio Grande Valley headi...
by Nydia O
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A Nontraditional Student

                        I recently rejoined the student body of the University of Texas- Texas Southmost College at Brownsville, Texas, and it has been an experience b...
by Nydia O
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Car Shows in the RGV

unique Accessories McAllen Car Show Car shows are just as popular in the Rio Grande Valley as they are in the rest of the country, even though car enthusiasts here spice things up a bit with their whimsy. Believing that admirat...
by Nydia O
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Our Very Own Matachines

The Texas State Historical Association’s website describes the Matachines as a traditional religious dance and the dancers, musicians, and elders who participate in it. The dance originated as a medieval sword dance calle...
by Nydia O
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Cruising Forward

Osprey Cruises began its Texas journey in Port Aransas in 1971 as a deep-sea fishing tour business relocating to South Padre Island in 1997 where they are currently cementing a steadfast maritime legacy.   “We moved to Sout...
by Nydia O
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