Tapia Guerra Family mid 1940's

We’re Latino Here

I recently read an article titled We’re Latino Here by Ruben Navarrete where he writes about the need for Latinos to unite and work together towards similar goals. I have attached a link to his article because I sincerely bel...
by Nydia O

Classic Corvette

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

Port Isabel, Texas

Queen Isabella Causeway Run

The Rio Grande Valley offers many enjoyable events that help us stay healthy and active. Because of the very pleasant weather, we are able to enjoy outdoor hikes through trails and wonderful walks on the beaches of South Padre ...
by Nydia O



Ni Español, ni Ingles…solo “Spanglish”

Hay algo que me divierte muchísimo y esto es observar la variedad de anuncios que comúnmente usan el “Spanglish” para enviar sus mensajes al público del valle de Texas.  Creo que vamos a empezar un concurso donde nuestr...
by Nydia O

Retirees of the Rio Grande Valley

Retirement in the Rio Grande Valley

  The Rio Grande Valley is a very popular destination for retirees. Our weather and the friendly people are among the top reasons people relocate here to retire. Harlingen, Texas, was recently ranked as having the lowest c...
by Nydia O