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,”...

SURFACE TREATMENT: Differing viewpoints create strong dynamic in this exhibit

BY NANCY MOYERGroup shows often have artworks that espouse a common viewpoint, or they might exhibit contrasting points of view, which, when curated, can...

Surface Treatment: Inspiring exhibit in Brownsville unites talented, creative artists in a global endeavor

Three oversized works introduce visitors to the artistic force of this ambitious and successful “47th International Art Show” at the Brownsville Museum of Fine...

Home for the holidays

BY ANITA WESTERVELT TEXAS MASTER NATURALIST They’re tiny, they’re quick, they’re wily. They’re warblers — certainly the thrill of spring and fall migration — and lucky...

Update: Monitor reporter down 10 pounds

It’s taken me a month to lose 10 pounds, and I don’t know how to feel about that. I feel like crying and celebrating,...

FESTIVA EVENTS — Friday, April 6 – Sunday, April 8

HAVE AN EVENT COMING UP? Submit your information to tcupples@themonitor.com by 5 p.m. Monday to be considered for the following Friday.FRIDAYARTWALK AT THE INCUBATORVisit...

H-E-B Park hosts Got Faith Concert Series

BY HENRY MILLERTwo bands with completely different sounds will be part of the first full-fledged concert at H-E-B Park on Friday.Christian hard rockers Skillet...

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘It,’ Pennywise and the taunting red balloon

BY BROOKE CORSOThe most afraid I’ve ever been was when I was 12 1/2 years old, and that event has been the mark against...

Edinburg and Donna students write letters to Santa

"People think Christmas is mostly about gifts and mostly getting things but if you think about it some kids don’t even have Christmas. Because those kids don’t even have a family and to me that’s sad. I wish every person who lives on this world can have a family."

WEEKEND EVENTS — Friday, May 17 – Sunday, May 19

WEEKEND ‘YERMA’ Edinburg Community Theater will present its first theatrical presentation, a “tragic poem” about a childless woman in rural Spain. WHEN 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday WHERE...