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Pharr’s HubPhest serves to gather neighboring communities, cities

Animal lovers, country music fans and luche libre enthusiasts can unite in the “hub” of the Rio Grande Valley for Pharr’s HubPhest on Saturday.Due...

Country artist Chris Young brings Losing Sleep Tour to Hidalgo

Country music fans in the Rio Grande Valley have surely been losing sleep in the weeks leading up to Friday.As part of his 2018...

Islamic Festival welcomes all denominations to learn about practices

This Saturday, a local Islamic group holds its annual festival, an event open to the public to get to know their Muslim neighbors and...

Luxuries of trade: FOLD exhibit comes to a close

McALLEN — From divergent angles around a gown crafted purely of salt, five individuals dressed in black crawled to the center, swooping the mineral...

Series tackles history of Japanese migration in the Valley

Inspired by a visit to the Hidalgo City Cemetery, Joseph Fox set out to uncover the history of Japanese farmers in the Rio Grande...

Egg-sighting day: Bunny bash participants fill their baskets during hunt at IMAS

McALLEN — Siblings Kaitlyn, 9, and William Foster, 10, sprawled their collected Easter eggs on a picnic table at the International Museum of Art...

Agency: Stock show attendance grew in 2018 to 300,000

The 2018 Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show experienced record-breaking attendance, at least according to the firm tasked with heading the annual event’s public relations...

H-E-B recognizes female workforce in annual ceremony

McALLEN — Eight years ago, Yaritza Almaguer, Rio Grande City central checkout specialist, began her journey with H-E-B as a bagger.These days her tasks...

Garza’s career spans milestones as Mission’s first female police officer, firefighter

A part-time job as a high school student birthed what was to become a nearly four-decade career of many firsts for Connie Garza.A part-time...

Bread of Life: Ingredients reflect holy symbolism in popular Easter dish

If the sacrifices of Christ believed by Catholics could be embodied into a single dish, Capirotada would be it.Capirotada de vigilia is a bread...