Rodney Atkins ready for Fiesta Edinburg

Rodney Atkins will headline Edinburg Chamber of Commerce’s 52nd annual Fiesta Edinburg with a performance Friday at H-E-B Park in Edinburg. Fiesta Edinburg, which runs...

Surface Treatment: Overlapping works

“Signals” presents works by Manuel Zamudio, Travis Trapp and Josh Castillo, whose world views unexpectedly overlap into each other’s works, establishing an unexpected sense...

Advice: Healthy families have a system

There is no such thing as a perfect family, but there is what experts call a functional family — a healthy family system consists...

Garden View: McAllen farmers market offers variety of produce and goods

The Growing Growers Farmers Market, located in McAllen’s Firemen’s Park, is celebrating its 12th birthday today. That may not seem very long ago, but I...

Pulse Festival to include eco-friendly fashion show

Lovette Saeñz, social media editor for Pulse Magazine at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, is combining her love for fashion and hope to encourage students to shop more environmentally aware by putting on the university’s first fashion show. While recruiting student models last semester, she said that she emphasized that there were no requirements to join –– only that each outfit that makes it down the runway must be completely thrifted. Read the full story at themonitor.com.

Surface Treatment: Legacy of art

The International Museum of Art & Science continues its celebration of the Clark family, benefactors for the art community in the Rio Grande Valley....

Garden View: Vegetable varieties for spring

We still have two more months before its officially spring, but no one told the plants because they have been blooming like they’ve never...

Beatles tribute band look forward to seventh show in RGV

The Liverpool Legends will embark on a magical mystery tour to the Rio Grande Valley for shows in Rancho Viejo and Edinburg this weekend. The Beatles tribute band has garnered worldwide popularity for their mastery of the Fab Four’s extended catalog of songs and onstage personas.  Read the full story at themonitor.com.

Framing fear

San Antonio artist Jason Willome is back in the Rio Grande Valley, bringing his anxieties and fears with him. His exhibition of paintings, “Nostalgia for...

Garden View: Array of ways to make heart-healthy eating choices

February is National Heart Health month, and filling our plates with naturally, colorful vegetables is important for heart health. Having an array of colorful...