Daniel A. Flores

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Daniel Flores is a staff writer for The Monitor. He can be reached at dflores@themonitor.com

Valley film ‘Tejano’ honored with state resolution

Rio Grande Valley native and filmmaker David Blue Garcia was acknowledged Thursday with a Texas State House of Representatives resolution honoring his award-winning, independent...

US new-home sales fell 6.9 percent in January

BY JOSH BOAK WASHINGTON — Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 6.9 percent in January, a possible sign that buyers paused during the government shutdown. The...

Sidebar is new downtown Edinburg speakeasy

Tucked deep within the old Daily Review building in Edinburg, a block from the bustling construction of the new Hidalgo County courthouse, is a...

RGV FC gets national sponsor, new jersey

Rio Grande Valley Football Club unveiled new uniforms and a national sponsorship Tuesday at Pepper’s at Uptown. “Those two things alone make a new jersey...

All-girls teams rep the RGV at CodeWars

While most teams last weekend at the Hewlett Packard Enterprise CodeWars 2019 in Houston competed under the banner of their high schools, two teams...

Arts festival gives local mariachi groups yet another stage to showcase talent 

High school and junior high mariachi students gathered at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Performing Arts Complex Saturday as part of FESTIBA,...

Trump, Kim in Hanoi for second round of nuclear talks

BY FOSTER KLUG AND JONATHAN LEMIRE HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — After long journeys to Vietnam, U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong...

17-time Grammy winner Sting to perform in the Valley

HIDALGO — Acclaimed English singer-songwriter Sting will perform here on May 10 at the State Farm Hidalgo Arena. The venue announced the show at a...

‘Chicago: The Musical’ shows in McAllen rescheduled for June

"Chicago: The Musical" shows slated for Feb. 26 and 27 have been rescheduled for June 12 and 13 because of a scheduling conflict, according...

Bloodless bullfighters honor timeless traditions in La Gloria

La Gloria — Colombian bullfighter Rocio Morelli, 23, made her United States debut Sunday at the only American venue solely dedicated to the sport. Santa...