Film Review: ‘Thoroughbreds’ combines sumptuous cinematography, score with bonkers story

BY BROOKE CORSOSince I saw “Thoroughbreds,” I have often rambled through the Connecticut mini-manse occupied by Lily, played by Anya Taylor-Joy, in my mind:...

FESTIVA EVENTS — Friday, March 30 – Saturday, March 31

HAVE AN EVENT COMING UP?Submit your information to tcupples@themonitor.com by 5 p.m. Monday to be considered for the following Friday.FRIDAYELECTRIC COWBOYS AND TEXAS DEZIREThe...

Weslaco hosts annual party for 1015 onion

The onion said “Cut me and I will make you cry.”Even though the vegetable will deliver upon its promise in kitchens and restaurants across...

Film Review: ‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’ lacks thrill, fun of original

BY BROOKE CORSO“I am not my father,” the son of a war hero proclaims in the opening seconds of “Pacific Rim: Uprising,” a sequel...

FESTIVA EVENTS — Friday, March 23 – Sunday, March 25

HAVE AN EVENT COMING UP? Submit your information to tcupples@themonitor.com by 5 p.m. Monday to be considered for the following Friday.ALL WEEKENDRGV HOME &...

Duelo, country artists to perform Friday at Livestock Show

The Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show and Rodeo kicks off more than a week of live music with concerts on two stages Friday.Duelo will...

Four regional gems to check out on YouTube

BY EDUARDO MARTINEZThis week, I am going to recommend four regional gems to check out.>> “La Marcha del Campesino” and “Siguieron Los Campesinos” by...

Film Review: ‘The Strangers: Prey at Night’ a sluggish, cliche-driven sequel

BY BROOKE CORSO“The Strangers: Prey at Night” throws every horror cliche in the book into its slasher story of a family of four hunted...

Festiva Events — Friday, March 9 – Sunday, March 11

HAVE AN EVENT COMING UP?Submit your information to tcupples@themonitor.com by 5 p.m. Monday to be considered for the following Friday.FRIDAYSUNSET YOGAYoga has immense benefits...

Country, tejano and latin performers announced for HubPhest

Country and tejano music will be on tap as the city of Pharr pays tribute to its unique cross-cultural heritage during the annual HubPhest...