Posts Tagged ‘Harlingen Texas’
 

 
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Immigrants: A Gonzalez Legacy by Frank Gonzalez Sr.

The year 2018 and very difficult times for immigrant families trying to flee from war-torn and violent environments in order to protect their families from certain harm and even death. It is difficult to understand why there st...
by La Vida Valle
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Senior Pageantry. Ms South Texas Senior America Pageant

I am reposting this article from last year because the 2016 pageant is coming up this weekend, and I believe it is one of the most unique and important events for our community. Last year, I was assigned to cover the 2nd annual...
by Nydia O
 

 
 
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Two Valley Farmer’s Markets

The Rio Grande Valley does not have a Whole Foods nor a Central Market, even though I think they should (more on that below), but we have very nice farmers markets selling the freshest and most colorful local produce . More and...
by Nydia O
 

 

 
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Two Local Museums Facing Challenges

    Harlingen’s Art & Heritage Museum and the Iwo Jima Memorial Museum & Gift Shop welcome thousands of visitors each year.  Both opt to offer free admission to their guests, and both are asking for your he...
by La Vida Valle
 

 
 
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The Rio Grande Valley’s Heritage of Valor and Pride Featured on National Television

Just this past week, I visited the tomb of Harlon Block in the grounds of the Marine Military Academy with journalist Ed Hutchings from the UK who is passionate about our country’s military history and traveled here to pa...
by Nydia O