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Video of the 1966 Civil Rights “La Marcha” in Starr County, Texas

This story was also featured in Beyond Arts Magazine’s September issue. Timing could not have been better for the Texas Historical Commission to launch its newest Texas Time Travel mobile tour application. Hispanic Texas:...
by Nydia O
 

 
 
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Positioning the Valley for Tremendous Change

Great news came from the new owners of the first grip truck to call the Valley home. Rodrigo Rodriguez and Chris Hardcastle started a new venture called Citrus Digital, and have made an investment that will open the door to inc...
by Nydia O
 

 
 
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Una Noche en el Autocinema

A menos que sea un ermitaño, nadie que este leyendo estas líneas ha faltado a la cita con la “pantalla de plata”, quizá en una ocasión o tal vez cada semana pero todos en algún momento de la vida hemos ido al cine. Hoy...
by Luis Suner
 

 

 
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Mexican Movie Posters: The Collector’s View

Collecting Mexican movie posters was something unheard of until the early 1990s. Then, Rogelio Agrasánchez Jr. discovered the cultural and artistic value in that old, fascinating film propaganda. Thanks to his research, the wo...
by Nydia O
 

 
 
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Hector Guzman: The Guitar Man

Last Sunday, my husband and I had a great time interviewing the staff and owner of the newly opened Scampi’s Restaurant & Bar in South Padre Island. My story with all the details and menus will be featured in the August i...
by Nydia O