Variety of representational paintings greet viewer in Edinburg library exhibit

BY NANCY MOYERInes Kowalyszyn is an equal opportunity artist; any subject is fair game for her artistic sensibility. Her exhibition, “Hundred Shades of Passion,”...

Cue the Bagpipes: Drew McIntyre, WWE coming to Edinburg as part of arena opening

When WWE Superstar Drew McIntyre learned that the company would be bringing a show to Edinburg for the first time, he felt a sense...

Garden View: Artemisia — A silver jewel in the garden

BY BARBARA STORZLooking for silver foliage plants to fill in or to highlight the showy blooming plants in the garden? Artemisia Powis Castle is...

La Joya ISD educator selected as HESTEC Math Teacher of the Year

BY SPECIAL TO THE MONITORGladys Enriquez, a math teacher at La Joya Independent School District’s Lorenzo de Zavala Middle School, was recently notified that...

SURFACE TREATMENT: Photography exhibition reflects the aesthetic of relaxed spontaneity

BY NANCY MOYERWhile walking through the Lobby Gallery, visitors to McAllen’s Public Library will find themselves surrounded by oversized photographic portraits of local folk....

‘Les Misérables’: Lead actor embraces the struggle of Jean Valjean

BY HENRY MILLERThere’s a little bit of Jean Valjean in everyone.That’s one of the takeaways Nick Cartell has garnered through the first 11 months...

Garden View: Gifts from the farmer, rancher and baker

Is there a gardener, birder or butterfly lover on your holiday list? Head to the farmer's market for their gift.

Slow Cookin’ with Pete: Garlic mashed potatoes for Easter dinner

Owning a slow cooker has allowed me to try new things. Before my slow cooker, I would have never attempted to make mashed potatoes....

#healthyrgv: Making healthy substitutions

Editor’s Note: Join Monitor staff writer Daniel A. Flores for candid thoughts and no- bull access on the path to a healthier lifestyle.We’re going...

WEEKEND EVENTS — Friday, Nov. 16 – Sunday, Nov. 18

Submit your event to tcupples@themonitor.com by 5 p.m. Monday to be considered for the following Friday.WEEKEND‘TARZAN’Based on Disney’s epic animated musical adventure and Edgar Rice...

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